Actors have been known to make a fortune out of their jobs. Let see the top richest actors ever. The glitz and glam have always caught the eye of the public. And their extravagant lifestyles have added to the fact that they earn enough to afford that. But ‘how much’ is still a question.
Especially when we talk about celebrities from the world of movies and cinema we know they are one of the highest-paid ones. But what exactly is their net worth and who tops in the list of the richest actors? Let’s dive deep into the statistics to know:
Here’s a list of the world’s top richest actors
Let’s read a little about them:
1. Tyler Perry Net worth: 1 billion USD
This Afro-American actor, writer, producer and director in 2011, was listed as the highest-paid man in entertainment by Forbes. He is best known for playing the character ‘Madea’ an elderly woman. Some of his greatest creations include ‘Daddy’s Little Girl’ (2007), ‘Why Did I Get Married?’ (2007) and ‘Diary of a Black Woman’(2002). He has also amazed the world as a screenwriter and is amongst the highest-paid actors in America.
2. Jerry Seinfeld: Net worth 950 million USD
American comedian, actor, writer and producer Jerome Allen Seinfeld is known has been newly added to the list of richest actors in the world. Best known for co-creating the American sitcom ‘Seinfield’ (in 1988) along with Larry David, where playing a semi-fictionalized version of himself. He started earning $1 million per episode towards the end of the show.
3. Shah Rukh Khan: Net worth 690 million USD
Popularly known as the ‘King Khan’ of the Hindi film industry, he debuted in Television through Raj Kumar Kapoor directed series ‘Fauji’ in 1989. Best known for films like ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’, ‘Dil Se’, ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’ ‘Kabhie Khushi Kabhie Gham’ and ‘My Name Is Khan’. He is known for his charismatic and romantic style. He also has one of the biggest production house ‘Red Chillies’ and is the co-owner of the IPL team ‘Kolkata Knight Riders’.
4. Tom Cruise: Net worth 600 million USD
American actor and stuntman has delivered multiple award-winning performances. Best known for films like ‘Mission Impossible series’, ‘Knight and Day’, ‘Minority Report’, ‘Top Gun’ and ‘Vanilla Sky’. The actor with a charming look and acting skills that amaze the audience. He has also taken his first steps as a producer.
5. George Clooney: Net worth 500 million USD