People who are in the movie business are known to get a huge amount for their jobs. His selfless life proves it every time. But who is at the top of the list of the richest actors? Have you ever imagined how much your favorite actor earns and what is his worth? Do you know the richest actor in the world? Read on to find out the top 10 richest actors in the world by Forbes 2021.
Celebrities are also known to make money from the work they did. Glazes and glam have always been in the public eye and their unique lifestyle combines the fact that they make a lot of money. But the question is how much they earn.
When we talk about some celebrities from the movies and cinema, we find some names of the highest earners. What is the total value of worth and who is on the top of the list of richest actors? Let’s take a look at the statistics of the top 10 richest actors in the world.
Here is the list of the top 10 richest actors (men) in the world:
1. Tyler Perry: Net worth: 1 billion USD
The Afro-American actor, writer, producer, and director was listed by Forbes in 2011 as the highest-paid person in entertainment. She is known for playing the role of an elderly woman named ‘Madea’. Some of his great works are ‘Daddy’s Little Girl’ (2007), I Wide Did I Marry! (2007) and A Black Woman’s Saw Diary (2002). He has also stunned the world as a screenwriter and is one of the highest-paid actors in the United States.
2. Jerry Seinfeld: Net worth: 950 million USD
American comedian, actor, writer, and producer Jerome Allen Seinfield has been named one of the richest actors in the world. Larry is best known for creating the American sitcom Field Seinfield (in 1988) with David, playing a semi-fiction version of himself. She started earning $1 million per episode at the end of the show. He has also been a part of the TV series ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm (2004-2009) and ‘Louie’ (2012-2014).
3. Shah Rukh Khan: Net worth 690 million USD
Known as the ‘King Khan’ of the Hindi film industry, he made his television debut in 1989 with the Raj Kumar Kapoor-directed series ‘Fauji’. Known for films like ‘Dil Se’, “Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham”, ‘Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge’, ‘Kal Ho Na Ho and “My Name Is Khan”. He is known for his romantic and charismatic style. His biggest production house is Red Chillies and he is the co-owner of the IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders.
4. Tom Cruise: Net worth 600 million USD
Tom Cruise was listed as the highest-paid actor in Hollywood, the American actor and stuntman won several awards. He is best known for films such as the Mission Impossible series, Knight and Day, Minority Report, Top Gun, and Vanilla Sky. The actor amazes the audience with his captivating looks and acting skills. This Hollywood Star also made his debut as a producer.
5. George Clooney: Net worth 500 million USD
This American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter have known for his many award-winning performances. He is also the recipient of two Academy Awards. He is best known for films such as Ocean Eleven, The Descendants, Three Kings, and Syriana. He has also been a part of the list of highest-grossing films of the year.
6. Mel Gibson: Net worth 425 million USD
Hollywood Star Mel Gibson is an American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter and is especially known for his action movies. His breakaway roles include Max Rockatansky in the Mad Max series and Martin Riggs in the Lethal Weapon series. Mel Gibson has got awarded the Academy Award for Best Director and Best Picture. Mel Gibson has also directed and produced the controversial The Passion of the Christ.
7. Adam Sandler: Net worth 420 million USD
The American actor, comedian, and filmmaker was a cast member and became a star on Live ‘Saturday Night Live’ before moving to Hollywood. He is known for his comic roles. His best works include “Big Daddy”, “50 First Dates”, “Grow Up”, “Just Go With It” and “Hotel Transylvania Franchise”. She has been a part of films that have grossed over $2 billion at the box office.
8. Amitabh Bachchan: Net worth: 400 million USD
The 90s superstar is also known as the ‘King of Bollywood’. Now working in over a hundred films, he is also a producer, television host, occasional playback singer, and a former politician. He is considered to be one of the most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema, known for films like ‘Sholay’, ‘Amar Akbar Anthony’, ‘Deewar’, ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gam’, ‘Baghban’. ‘Don’, ‘Wazir’ and ‘Pink’.
9. Jack Nicholson: Net worth: 400 million USD
The American actor and filmmaker have a career spanning over 60 years. He has performed in many roles, including supporting roles, comedy, romance, dark comics, and even villainous roles. He is the most nominated male actor in the history of the academy with 12 nominations. He is best known for his roles in ‘One Fly Over Cuckoo’s Nest’, ‘Chinatown’, ‘The Shining’, ‘Batman’ and ‘A Few Good Man’.
10. Bill Cosby: Net worth: 400 million USD
He is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. His active career began more than six decades ago when he was convicted of multiple sex offenses in 2018. He is best known for his role as Dr. Hurxrable in his own sitcom ‘The Cosby Show. The show was the number one show in the United States from 1985 to 1989, highlighting the experiences and growth of an emerging African-American family.