The world’s highest paid actors in 2016


Last night, Forbes released their annual list of the highest paid actors in the past 12 months. Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson came out on top with a whopping R 907m earned. Most of his money came from upfront fees from movies like Central Intelligence with Kevin Heart and Fast 8 which is currently being filmed. Karate legend, Jackie Chan came in second with R 865 m, while Matt Damon rounded off the top 3 with R 780 M.

Find out who else made the top 10 below and share your thoughts with us.

1. Dwayne Johnson – $64.5 million (R 907 M)

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2. Jackie Chan – $61 million (R 865 M)

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3. Matt Damon – $55 million (R 780 M)

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4. Tom Cruise – $53 million (R 751)

5. Johnny Depp – $48 million (R 680 M)

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6. Ben Affleck – $43 million (R 609 M)

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7. Vin Diesel – $35 million (R496 M)

8. Shah Rukh Khan – $33 million (R 468 M)

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9. Robert Downey Jr – $33 million (R 468 M)

10. Akshay Kumar – $31.5 million (R 439 M)