The former american football player became a star in the wrestling and actor was already on the highest step of the podium in 2016 before being moved to the second place in the last two years. In 2019, Dwayne Johnson is again the actor the best paid in the world with a fortune of $ 89.4 million us dollars (80 million euros) collected between June 1, 2018 and on June 1, 2019. A specialist in action films, “The Rock” was the headliner of the film Jumanji: Welcome to the jungle (2017) – of which a result is awaited – and star of Fast and Furious , the last Fast and Furious: Hobbs and Shaw , is out this month.
“It has simply become the star of the most popular of the moment,” said Paul Dergarabedian, an analyst for Comscore. “And it is still working […] he is indefatigable”, he explains.
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The Avengers are invading the leaderboard
The second place with 76.4 million dollars (69 million euros), returns to Chris Hemsworth, that is not the only hero in the Marvel universe to be part of this ranking. All have been featured in the last film, the gathering, Avengers: Endgame , the film with the most lucrative of all time. A performer of Thor is followed by Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man ) and its $ 66 million (€59 million) received. Chris Evans, aliasCaptain America, is eighth ($43.5 million, or 39 million euro), while Paul Rudd aka Ant-man sits down with his $ 41 million (37 million euros) to the second to last seat of the top 10.
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In the sixth place of the podium figure Bradley Cooper, who lends her voice to the character of Rocket, a member of the Guardians of the Galaxy . But the majority of the $ 57 million (51 million euros) comes from the revenue of his film A Star is Born , according to Forbes, where the actor-producer sharing the bill with pop star Lady Gaga.
Less known to the international, the indian actor and star of Bollywood Akshay Kumar is at the fourth place with $ 65 million.
The top 10 (all amounts expressed in millions of dollars):
1. Dwayne Johnson ($89.4 million)
2. Chris Hemsworth (76.4 million)
3. Robert Downey Jr. (66 million)
4. Akshay Kumar (65 million)
5. Jackie Chan (58 million)
6. Bradley Cooper (57 million)
7. Adam Sandler (57 million)
8. Chris Evans (43.5 million)
9. Paul Rudd (41 million)
10. Will Smith (35 million)