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Top 10 High Paid Hollywood Actors

Top 10 High Paid Hollywood Actors

10. Liam Neeson

DEAUVILLE, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 07: Actor Liam Neeson poses on the red carpet before the screening of his movie "Taken 2" during the 38th Deauville American Film Festival on September 7, 2012 in Deauville, France. (Photo by Francois Durand/Getty Images)

Top 10 High Paid Hollywood Actors

Liam Neeson, an Irish-American actor, who is known to keep a low profile, is among the top 10 highest paid Hollywood actors. He gained his fame by starring in the Oscar winning – Schindler’s List. With his power-packed performed, he is expected to make around $32 million in a year. His secret is to work on low budget, but high return movies such as ‘Taken’ and ‘The Grey’.

Top 10 High Paid Hollywood Actors

9. Denzel Washington

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Denzel Washington, an American actor, is known to be one of the best actors in Hollywood. He has won two Golden Globe Awards, Tony Award, and two Academy Awards. Interestingly, he holds the record for maximum number of Oscar nominations. His movie, Flight, where he played the role of a hero airline pilot was nominated for two Oscars in 2012. With annual earnings of around $33 million, he certainly marks his place among the top 10 highest paid Hollywood actors.

8. Tom Cruise

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 08: Actor Tom Cruise poses in the winners room at the EE British Academy Film Awards at The Royal Opera House on February 8, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage)

Tom Cruise, an American actor-producer, is well known for his character as Ethan Hunt in the Mission: Impossible series. He has won three Golden Globe awards and received nominations for three Academy Awards. According to records, fourteen of his films has got the box office collections of around $100 million domestically and $200 million overseas. His annual earnings are $35 million and he certainly has ensured to keep his position intact as one of the top 10 highest paid Hollywood actors.

7. Adam Sandler

Adam Sandler attends the premiere of "The Cobbler" on day 8 of the Toronto International Film Festival at the Elgin Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Toronto. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Adam Sandler, an American actor, is said to be the funny man of Hollywood industry. He is famous for his roles in Billy Madison, Big Daddy, and Mr. Deeds. With his animated movie – Hotel Transylvania, he has ensured the movie makes box office collections of $347 million. He is expected to have annual earnings of $37 million.

6. Leonardo DiCaprio

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio accepts the award for Best Actor in,The Revenant on stage at the 88th Oscars on February 28, 2016 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO / MARK RALSTON / AFP / MARK RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Top 10 High Paid Hollywood Actors

Leonardo DiCaprio, the super talented American actor, gained his international fame from his movie Titanic. Most of his films are not very joyful as he ends up drying in the end, but the movies are always profitable. His role in the latest The Great Gatsby has gained the box office collections of more than $250 million. With his annual earnings of $39 million, he has his way to the list of top 10 highest paid Hollywood actors.

5. Dwayne Johnson

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Dwayne Johnson, a good-looking American actor and wrestler, is known for his sports and action-packed movies such as The Game Plan and Fast & Furious. For his first leading role in The Scorpion King, he was paid $5.5 million, the highest for the first starring role. He is now estimated to make $46 million annually.

4. Mark Wahlberg

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Mark Wahlberg, an American actor, producer, and former rapper, is best known for his serious roles in the movies such as The Fighter and The Departed. His performance in the move ‘Ted’ was well-appreciated and there is a sequel to Ted that is in pipeline along with ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’. With such meaty roles in his kitty, he is on his way towards big money. His current annual earnings is around $ 52million.

3. Hugh Jackman

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Top 10 High Paid Hollywood Actors

Hugh Jackman, an Australian actor and producer, is known for his brilliant roles in X-Men series, Real Steel, Prisoners, Les Misérable, The Prestige, and so on. He earned his annual earnings $55 million not from his X-Men serioes, but his Oscar-winning Les Misérables. This movie earned the overall box office collections of $438 million.

2. Channing Tatum

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Channing Tatum, a young and good-looking American actor, producer, and dancer, was known to earn reasonably well in medium-budget movies. However, the comedy drama movie – Magic Mike, changed this trend by earning him $60 million and thus making his way to the top 10 highest paid Hollywood actors.

Top 10 High Paid Hollywood Actors

1. Robert Downey Jr

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Robert Downey Jr. FOR SEVEN DAYS COVER STORY

Robert Downey, an American actor is best known for his roles in Iron Man and Sherlock Holmes series. This good-looking actor is like a wine that gets better with age. According to the records, he has worked in six movies that have made the box office collections of $500 million worldwide. With his annual earnings of $75 million, this actor tops the list of Highest paid Hollywood actors.

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