Top 20 Richest Actor In The World

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Here is the list of Top 20 Richest Actor In The World

#20 Leonardo DiCaprio (USD 260 million)

Leonardo DiCaprio is often seen in a biopics and period films who got international attention and fame as a star in the epic romance Titanic (1997). Being the world’s highest-paid actors, his films have earned USD 7.2 billion worldwide. He has been placed 8 times on Forbes’ annual list of highest-paid actors: 2008 and from 2010 to 2016 with respective earnings of USD 45 million, USD 28 million, USD 77 million, USD 37 million, USD 39 million, USD 29 million and USD 27 million.

Leonardo DiCaprio Best Movies:

  1. The Aviator (Box Office Collections: USD 214 million)
  2. The Wolf of Wall Street (Box Office Collections: USD 392 million)
  3. The Revenant (Box Office Collections: not confirmed)
  4. The Departed (Box Office Collections: USD 292 million)
  5. Inception (Box Office Collections: USD 829 million)


#19 Akshay Kumar (USD 300 million)

Akshay Kumar is the only Indians on Forbes list of world’s highest-paid celebrities2020. He is at the 52nd spot with estimated pre-tax earnings of USD 48.5 million during June 2019 to May 2020. Also popularly known as The ‘Khiladi of Bollywood’, he is in the filmy career for more than 29 years now and has appeared in over 100 films. He is also considered as a disciplined and punctual Bollywood celebrity.

Akshay Kumar Best Movies:

  1. PadMan (Box Office Collections: INR 207.73 crore)
  2. Jolly LLB 2 (Box Office Collections: INR 183.33 crore)
  3. Mission Mangal (Box Office Collections: INR 290.59 crore)
  4. Special 26 (Box Office Collections: INR 126 crore)
  5. Airlift (Box Office Collections: INR 251 crore)

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#18 Brad Pitt (USD 300 million)

Brad Pitt is one of the most powerful and influential people in the American entertainment industry. He was chosen as People’s Sexiest Man Alive and has been nominated at the Oscars 7 times. Reportedly, he is consistently earning a minimum of USD 20 million for major big releases. His primary source of income is huge film releases and production company, Plan B Entertainment.

Brad Pitt Best Movies

  1. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (Box Office Collections: USD 374.3 million)
  2. 12 Monkeys (Box Office Collections: USD 168.8 million)
  3. Moneyball (Box Office Collections: USD 110.2 million)
  4. Inglorious Basterds (Box Office Collections: USD 321.5 million)
  5. Ocean’s Eleven Box Office Collections: USD 450.7 million)
Brad Pitt Net Worth
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#17 Michael Douglas (USD 330 million)

Michael Douglas, the versatile actor, has been widely appreciated as a talented actor and for performances as a television and motion picture artist. He has received notice for his political activism and humanitarian as well as wide media attention for his marriage to Catherine Zeta-Jones who is a Welsh actress.

Michael Douglas Best Movies

  1. Wall Street (Box Office Collections: USD 41 million)
  2. Fatal Attraction (Box Office Collections: USD 320.1 million)
  3. The China Syndrome (Box Office Collections: USD 51.7 million)
  4. The American President (Box Office Collections: USD 107.9 million)
  5. Basic Instinct (Box Office Collections: USD 352.9 million)

#16 Salman Khan (USD 350 million)

Salman Khan, The Bhaijaan of the Bollywood registered himself as the most numerous 100-crore club films. He was ranked 82nd with earnings of USD 37.7 million, according to the Forbes Top-Paid 100 Celebrity Entertainers 2018 list in the world. He is in the filmy career for more than 30 years now and has gifted Bollywood with his successful action films. He is popularly known as a host of Bigg Boss, reality show since 2010.

Salman Khan Best Movies

  1. Dabangg (Box Office Collections: USD 2.19 billion)
  2. Ek Tha Tiger (Box Office Collections: INR 320 crore)
  3. Kick (Box Office Collections: INR 402 crore)
  4. Tiger Zinda Hai (Box Office Collections: INR 565.1 crore)
  5. Bajrangi Bhaijaan Box Office Collections: INR 969 crore)

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#15 Dwayne Johnson (USD 350 million)

Dwayne Johnson is not only an actor but also a retired professional wrestler, known by his ring name The Rock. Being the highest-grossing richest actor In the world of all time, his films have grossed over USD 3.5 billion in North America and over USD 10.5 billion worldwide. Central Intelligence and the HBO series Ballers has just wowed audiences with his fabulous appearances.

Dwayne Johnson Best Movies

  1. Furious 7 (Box Office Collections: USD 1.515 billion)
  2. Moana (Box Office Collections: USD 690.8 million)
  3. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (Box Office Collections: USD 962.1 million)
  4. Rampage (Box Office Collections: USD 428 million)
  5. Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (Box Office Collections: USD 760.6 million)

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#14 Robert Downey Jr. (USD 350 million)

Robert Downey Jr. has made his presence in the entertainment industry at the age of five and is popularly known for his roles in Marvel/Iron Man/Avengers franchise in Hollywood.  He is one of the versatile American actors and was named among the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine. His films have grossed over USD 14.4 billion worldwide and are listed as Hollywood’s highest-paid actor by Forbes from 2013-2015.

Robert Downey Jr. Best Movies

  1. Chaplin (Box Office Collections: USD 9.5 million)
  2. Iron Man (Box Office Collections: USD 585.3 million)
  3. Sherlock Holmes (Box Office Collections: USD 524 million)
  4. Zodiac (Box Office Collections: USD 84.8 million)
  5. Tropic Thunder (Box Office Collections: USD 195.7 million)

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#13 Keanu Reeves (USD 360 million)

Keanu Reeves has gained international fame, especially in action film genres and science fiction. He was given the title “Hollywood’s ultimate introvert” by Lev Grossman in a 2005 article for Time magazine. He is the highest-paid richest actor In the world, earning over USD 250 million from The Matrix franchise. He is also a Musician! His John Wick franchise has generated more than USD 500 million at the box office.

Keanu Reeves Best Movies

  1. The Matrix (Box Office Collections: USD 465.3 million)
  2. John Wick (Box Office Collections: USD 86 million)
  3. Toy Story 4 (Box Office Collections: USD 1.073 billion)
  4. Speed (Box Office Collections: USD 350.4 million)
  5. John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (Box Office Collections: USD 326.7 million)

Keanu Reeves Net Worth

#12 Will Smith (USD 390 million)

Will Smith ranked as the most bankable star worldwide by Forbes with eleven consecutive films gross over USD 150 million internationally and USD 100 million in the domestic box office. He achieved modest fame under the name The Fresh Prince as a rapper. His popularity increased on an NBC television series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air which successfully ran for six seasons. He is the actor with small budgeted films earns the highest.

Will Smith Best Movies

  1. The Pursuit of Happyness (Box Office Collections: USD 307.1 million)
  2. Aladdin (Box Office Collections: USD 1.051 billion)
  3. Hancock (Box Office Collections: USD 624.4 million)
  4. Men in Black III (Box Office Collections: USD 624 million)
  5. Suicide Squad (Box Office Collections: USD 746.8 million)

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#11 Tom Hanks (USD 400 million)

Tom Hanks is known for both his comedic and dramatic roles. He is widely regarded as an American cultural icon and his films have grossed over more than USD 9.96 billion worldwide. Also been frequently regarded to as “America’s Dad”.

Tom Hanks Best Movies

  1. Apollo 13 (Box Office Collections: USD 355.2 million)
  2. A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (Box Office Collections: USD 67.8 million)
  3. Sleepless in Seattle (Box Office Collections: USD 227.9 million)
  4. You’ve Got Mail (Box Office Collections: USD 250.8 million)
  5. Catch Me If You Can (Box Office Collections: USD 352.1 million)

Tom Hanks Net Worth

#10 Sylvester Stallone (USD 400 million)

Sylvester Stallone is also a screenwriter, director, producer and artist. He had a struggling life at the beginning but gradually rose to prominence with films like Daylight earning over USD 17.5 million, USD 20 million for “Driven” and another USD 20 million for “Eye See You”.

Sylvester Stallone Best Movies

  1. Guardian of the Galaxy Vol.2 (Box Office Collections: USD 863.7 million)
  2. The Expendables 2 (Box Office Collections: USD 315 million)
  3. Rambo: First Blood Part II (Box Office Collections: USD 300.4 million)
  4. The Expendables (Box Office Collections: USD 274.5 million)
  5. Creed (Box Office Collections: USD 173.6 million)


#9 Arnold Schwarzenegger (USD 400 million)

Arnold Schwarzenegger is also an Austrian-American bodybuilder, businessman, model, and politician. According to sources, he earns USD 20-30 million per movie and also has a variety of investments, notably real estate under his hat. He is the most recent Republican governor of California as of 2020. People also know him as “the Austrian Oak,” “Terminator” “The Governator”.

Arnold Schwarzenegger Best Movies

  1. The Terminator (Box Office Collections: USD 78.3 million)
  2. Predator (Box Office Collections: USD 98.3 million)
  3. Twins (Box Office Collections: USD 216.6 million)
  4. Jingle All the Way (Box Office Collections: USD 129.8 million)
  5. True Lies (Box Office Collections: USD 378.9 million)


#8 Johnny Depp (USD 450 million)

Johnny Depp is the tenth highest-grossing actor worldwide as his films have grossed over USD 10 billion worldwide and USD 3.7 billion at the United States. Also, his name is written on the Guinness World Records as the world’s highest-paid actor, with earnings of USD 75 million.

Johnny Depp Best Movies

  1. Pirates Of The Caribbean: Curse Of The Black Pearl (Box Office Collections: USD 654.3 million)
  2. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Box Office Collections: USD 814 million)
  3. Alice in Wonderland (Box Office Collections: USD 1.025 billion)
  4. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Box Office Collections: USD 475 million)
  5. Dark Shadows (Box Office Collections: USD 245.5 million)


#7 Amitabh Bachchan (USD 450 million)

Amitabh Bachchan, also known as “Big – B” is one of the most influential actors and was widely known as a “One Man Industry” in the 1970s and 1980s. He became famous from his roles as the “angry young man” at the start of his career in the 70s in Hindi cinema. He even hosted several seasons of the popular game show Kaun Banega Crorepati which is a brand success.

Amitabh Bachchan Best Movies

  1. Anand (Box Office Collections: INR 65 crore)
  2. Pink (Box Office Collections: INR 107.32 crore)
  3. Black (Box Office Collections: INR 182 crore)
  4. Sholay (Box Office Collections: INR 350 million)
  5. Badla (Box Office Collections: INR 138.49 crore)

Read More: Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth 2020


#6 Jack Nicholson (USD 480 million)

Jack Nicholson whose career spanned more than 60 years has done a variety of role including comedy, darkly comic portrayals of anti-heroes, romance, and villainous characters. He is one of the most-award-nominated actors and wealthiest in American history. He has USD 100 million real estate portfolio under his hat and USD 150 million art collection.

Jack Nicholson Best Movies

  1. One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest (Box Office Collections: USD 163.25 million)
  2. The Departed (Box Office Collections: USD 291.5 million)
  3. The Shining (Box Office Collections: USD 46.2 million)
  4. Chinatown (Box Office Collections: USD 29.2 million)
  5. A Few Good Men (Box Office Collections: USD 243.2 million)
Jack Nicholson Net Worth
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#5 Adam Sandler (USD 500 million)

Adam Sandler is best known for his comedic roles and is the highest-paid entertainer in the world. He easily earns around USD 50 -60 million per year from his projects. Before making the jump to Hollywood, he got immense attention as a cast member on Saturday Night Live. He has also written and produced many films.

Adam Sandler Best Movies

  1. Grown Ups (Box Office Collections: USD 271.4 million)
  2. Billy Madison (Box Office Collections: USD 26.4 million)
  3. Punch-Drunk Love (Box Office Collections: USD 24.7 million)
  4. 50 First Dates (Box Office Collections: USD 196.3 million)
  5. Blended (Box Office Collections: USD 128 million)


#4 Mel Gibson (USD 520 million)

Mel Gibson is known for his action hero roles. He has his own production company, Icon Entertainment. He got the reputation as a serious, versatile actor from a role in World War I drama Gallipoli (1981). Also a filmmaker, he directed and produced the film The Passion of the Christ, a biblical drama that was financially successful and has highly contributed to his net worth.

Mel Gibson Best Movies

  1. Braveheart (Box Office Collections: USD 210.4 million)
  2. Lethal Weapon (Box Office Collections: USD 120.2 million)
  3. Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (Box Office Collections: USD 36 million)
  4. The Professor And The Mad Man
  5. The Patriot (Box Office Collections: USD 215.3 million)

Mel Gibson Net Worth

#3 George Clooney (USD 550 million)

George Clooney is the recipient of two Academy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. He earned USD 40,000 per appearance for the 19 episodes of Sisters and USD 100,000 per episode of ER. He was listed as the “Most Influential People in the World” in Time’s annual Time 100 and served (since January 31, 2008) as one of the United Nations Messengers of Peace.

George Clooney Best Movies

  1. Ocean’s Eleven (Box Office Collections: USD 450.7 million)
  2. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Box Office Collections: USD 72 million)
  3. Syriana (Box Office Collections: USD 94 million)
  4. Good Night, And Good Luck (Box Office Collections: USD 56.5 million)
  5. Fantastic Mr. Fox (Box Office Collections: USD 46.5 million)
George Clooney Net Worth
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#2 Tom Cruise (USD 650 million)

Tom Cruise is the highest-paid richest actor In the world in the world with his films grossed over USD 10.1 billion worldwide and USD 4 billion in North America. Being the heartthrob of around the world, he is a three-time Golden Globe Award winner. Mission Impossible Series has helped him to build an impressive net worth including high profile projects and endorsements.

Tom Cruise Best Movies

  1. Edge of Tomorrow (Box Office Collections: USD 370.5 million)
  2. Jack Reacher (Box Office Collections: USD 218.3 million)
  3. Interview with the Vampire (Box Office Collections: USD 223.7 million)
  4. Collateral (Box Office Collections: USD 220.9 million)
  5. A Few Good Men (Box Office Collections: USD 243.2 million)

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#1 Shah Rukh Khan (USD 800 million)

Shah Rukh Khan also is known as The Badshah of the Bollywood or King Khan has been making waves globally as an actor, television presenter, and stage performer. He is the most stylish and influential people in Indian culture and has a significant following in Asia and the Indian diaspora worldwide. According to a popularity survey, 3.2 billion people know Shah Rukh Khan around the world, more than who know Tom Cruise.

Shah Rukh Khan Best Movies

  1. Chak De! India (Box Office Collections: INR 2.6 billion)
  2. Chennai Express (Box Office Collections: INR 423 crore)
  3. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (Box Office Collections: INR 1.22 billion)
  4. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (Box Office Collections: INR 1.07 billion)
  5. Devdas (Box Office Collections: INR 1.02 billion)

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To Wrap Up Richest Actor In The World

No. Richest Actors Net Worth In USD Industry
#1 Shah Rukh Khan 800 million Bollywood
#2 Tom Cruise 650 million Hollywood
#3 George Clooney 550 million Hollywood
#4 Mel Gibson 520 million Hollywood
#5 Adam Sandler 500 million Hollywood
#6 Jack Nicholson 480 million Hollywood
#7 Amitabh Bachchan 450 million Bollywood
#8 Johnny Depp 450 million Hollywood
#9 Arnold Schwarzenegger 400 million Hollywood
#10 Sylvester Stallone 400 million Hollywood
#11 Tom Hanks 400 million Hollywood
#12 Will Smith 390 million Hollywood
#13 Keanu Reeves 360 million Hollywood
#14 Robert Downey Jr. 350 million Hollywood
#15 Dwayne Johnson 350 million Hollywood
#16 Salman Khan 350 million Bollywood
#17 Michael Douglas 330 million Hollywood
#18 Brad Pitt 300 million Hollywood
#19 Akshay Kumar 300 million Bollywood
#20 Leonardo DiCaprio 260 million Hollywood

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