Dwayne Johnson Tops Forbes’ Highest-Paid Actors List of the Year

Dwayne Johnson. Photo by Steven Ferdman/REX/Shutterstock (8587768o)

As of last year, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson tops the Forbes list of highest-paid actors of the year. Over the last twelve months, the actor made 87.5 million dollars and 23.5 million of this sum is for his appearance on the upcoming Netflix original Red Notice.

Ryan Reynolds holds second place with 71.5 million dollars, 40 million of it is from Six Underground and Red Notice. Mark Wahlberg takes third place with 58 million dollars. Fourth place goes to Ben Affleck with 55 million dollars. Vin Diesel closes the Top 5 with 54 million dollars.

The other half of the Top 10 is composed of Bollywood actor, Akshay Kumar (48.5 million dollars), Lin-Manuel Miranda (45.5 million dollars), Will Smith (44.5 million dollars), Adam Sandler (41 million dollars), and Jackie Chan (40 million dollars).

Overall, actors on the list got paid 545.5 million dollars with a quarter of that amount being paid by Netflix. The list of highest-paid actresses will come out next month.