The 5 highest paid actors in the world

Acting can be a very lucrative career especially at the top

There are a lot of articles about famous or rich people such as the most eligible bachelors, the worlds richest men and acting fits right in with the “Top of the chart” for something list.
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5 Highest paid actors in the world

#1           Mark Wahlberg

Rolling Stone

Mark Wahlberg has come a long way since Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch.
He topped the list as the highest paid actor at the end of 2017 with the movies “Transformers: The Last Night” and” Daddy’s Home 2”.His payday in 2017 was $68 Million

#2           Dwayne Johnson


Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson, semi-retired, wrestler turned actor that seems to pop up in movies everywhere lately.  Not only is he one of the all-time greatest wrestlers but he has made quite the name for himself in the movie world. From action to drama, comedy and even animation voiceovers Dwayne Johnson has proven his acting worth. His payday in 2017 was $65 million

#3           Vin Diesel


Well known for his sci-fi or high-octane action-packed movies Vin Diesel is the big-hearted tough guy who lives on his adrenaline.  His payday in 2017 was $54.5 Million

#4           Adam Sandler

Cincinnati Enquirer

Actor, film producer, screenwriter, musician and comedian Adam Sandler has pulled in a couple of billion-dollar box office hits.
A well-known name in many comedies and romantic comedies worldwide. His payday in 2017 was $50.5 million.

#5           Robert Downey Jr

At the beginning of his career, Robert Downey Jr hit quite a rocky patch.
A great actor with a string of youthful success faded from the movie scene after battling with substance abuse and legal troubles.
He bounced back in his middle age to enjoy the number one spot as the highest paid actor in 2014 and 2015.His superhero movies gaining him great success and as we can see by his latest movie Iron Man is still reporting for superhero duties.
His payday in 2017 was $48 million.