As a well-followed ritual, Forbes released the top ten highest-paid actors. As much as their salaries bewilder our imaginations, these actors have had a great 2020, unlike others. The Rock is just a name, in reality, he is minting diamonds and pearls in 2020. Dwayne Johnson or popularly known as The Rock has bagged in almost $87.5 million in the past year. Recently, he signed a Netflix special called ‘Red Notice’ for which he was paid $23.5 million. After Jumanji being a star hit the actor’s performance in this movie comes with a lot of expectations. This is the second year of The Rock holding the first rank as the highest-paid actor. It is also worth noting that his daughter was signed by WWE earlier this year. Others who have made it to the list of top ten are mostly popular Netflix stars and some from the bigger screens.
The Forbes Top 10 Highest-Paid Stars
Right after The Rock our Deadpool star, Ryan Reynolds holds the second position with $71.5 million against his name. He will be soon seen along with The Rock in the upcoming Netflix movie ‘Red Notice’. Following him is the actor-producer Mark Wahlberg with total earnings of $58 million. His spectacular performance in the Spencer Confidential had a great impact on the audience. The fourth person on this list is Ben Affleck with total earnings of $55 million. He returned to the big screen this year with two amazing performances.
Vin Diesel steals the fifth spot despite the release of Fast and Furious 9 being pushed back. He got hold of this place through the Netflix animated series Fast and Furious Spy Racers. He is one of the lead producers of the series. The next person on the list is Indian actor Akshay Kumar with a total earning of $48.5 million. He is the only Indian actor to make it through in the top ten this year. Others down the list are Lin-Manuel Miranda ($45.5 million), Will Smith ($44.5 million), Adam Sandler ($41 million) and Jackie Chan ($20 million). It is worth noting that two of these top ten actors started their road to glory from the WWE.
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