It was clearly a good year for Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson who won the top spot globally in the Forbes’ World’s highest-paid actors list for 2016. The wrestler turned actor has the Fast and Furious franchise and the movie San Andreas to thank for becoming the biggest gainer in the industry so far, almost doubling his pay check compared to 2015.
Forbes released its list of the highest paid actors in the world and it had a lot to say about the entertainment industry. From sexism to diversity, many observation can be made from the results of the list. Here are the names of the top 10 in the list.
1. Dwayne Johnson “The Rock”, 64.5 million
2. Jackie Chan, $61 million
3. Matt Damon, $55 million
4. Tom Cruise, $53 million
5. Johnny Depp, $48 million
6. Jennifer Lawrence $46 million
7. Ben Affleck, $43 million
9. Melissa McCarthy, Shah Rukh Khan and Robert Downey Jr, $33 million
10. Brad Pitt and Akshay Kumar, $31.5 million
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