Acting is one of the best paid profession in the world, of which it is just like any other; There are some who are fortunate. The fortunate few has gain multi-million dollar contracts and become wealthy from high grossing TV series and movies.
Globgist has done extensive research on this and you will be amazed at how much these wealthiest Hollywood Actors are worth.
Here are the top 20 richest Actors in the world in 2020
20. Leonardo DiCaprio ($260 Million), As One Of The Richest Actors
In The World
Leonardo DiCaprio is among the top 20 richest actors in the world in 2020. He became widely recognized in “Romeo + Juliet” a 1990’s blockbuster movie, and starred alongside Kate Winslet in the epic movie “Titanic” which is among the highest-grossing movie ever. He was feature in different movies that helped project him to a height of extreme stardom and riches.
19. Robert De Niro ($300 Million)
Robert Anthony De Niro Jr. is an American star actor, producer, and director. He has gained worldwide recognition when he was cast as the young Vito Corleone in the 1974 film “The Godfather II”. Where he won the Academy Award for best supporting Actor. He has received numerous accolades, including two Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, the Cecil B. Demille Award, the Golden Lion, Presidential Medal of Freedom etc.
18. Robert Downey Jr ($300 Million)
Robert John Downey Jr. is an American Actor and producer. In 2008, Downey was named by Time Magazine among the 100 most influential people in the world, and from 2013 to 2015, he was listed by Forbes as Hollywood highest paid actor. His movies has grossed over $14 billion worldwide, making him the second highest-grossing box-office star of all time.
17. Brad Pitt ($300 Million)
Brad Pitt is an American actor and producer that is widely known for his roles in popular movies like “Fight Club,” “Ocean Eleven” and “World War Z.” He is one of the richest actors in the world in 2020. Due to his good looks, he has also appeared in cover of countless Magazines. He also has his own film company known as plan B and it has produced movies like “Inglourious Basterds” and “Kick Ass.”
16. Will Smith ($350 Million)
Will Smith is a popular Hollywood actor and producer who is known for his roles in the movie “Men In Black,” “Bad Boys” and “I Am Legend” which were all top-charting and high grossing movies at the box office. He is the only actor to have eight consecutive movie gross over $100 million in the box office, eleven consecutive movie grossed over $150 million internationally, and eight consecutive movie in which he starred open at the number one spot in the domestic box office tally.
15. Tom Hanks ($350 million)
Thomas Jeffrey Hanks is an actor that was known for his comedic and dramatic role in movies. He is one of the most recognizable movie star in the world, and he amassed most of his wealth from his popular high grossing movies. He is widely regarded as an American cultural icon due to his role in the Hollywood movie industry.
14. Sean Connery ($350 million)
Sean Connery is a Scottish retired actor and producer. He was the first actor to portray the James Bond character in films, starring in seven Bond films (Every film from Dr. NDro You only live Livee, Never say Never again, and Diamonds are forever) between 1962 and 1983.
13. Keanu Reeves ($360 million)
Keanu Reeves is a popular actor who is known for prominent movies such as “Point Blank,” “The Matrix” and “John Wick.” He is also one of the richest actors in the world in 2020.
Having acquired such incredible wealth from his acting, he loves donating to charitable causes and prefers living a simple and quiet life.
12. Jackie Chan ($370 million)
The legendary Jackie Chan is widely known as both Chinese and Hollywood martial arts Guru. He gained worldwide popularity and wealth in Hollywood when he starred in movies such as “Rush Hour,” “Kung Fu Panda” and “Karate Kid.”
11. Clint Eastwood ($375 million)
Four-time Oscar Award winner Clint Eastwood made a mark for himself in Hollywood when he appeared in a series of “Spaghetti Westerns” which included “A Fistful Of Dollars” and “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” just to mention a few. Eastwood has also directed several successful movies that cover decades.
10. Arnold Schwarzenegger ($400 million)
Arnold Schwarzenegger began his career as a professional bodybuilder before delving into the movie industry. He starred in films such as “Conan the Barbarian,” “Terminator,” “The Expendables,” and several others. He also ventured into politics where he served as the Governor of California for a period of time.
9. Sylvester Stallone ($400 million)
Sylvester Stallone is an American actor and producer who needs no introduction. He created two of the biggest movies of all time that generated nearly $4 billion. He is known for movies such as “Rocky,” “Rambo” and “The Expendables.”
8. Jack Nicholson ($400 million)
Jack Nicholson occupies the spot of the eighth richest actor in the world in 2020. He is well known for movies such as “Batman,” “The Departed” and “ The Raven”, Howeve, Jack is the eight richest actor in the world.
7. Amitabh Bachchan ($400 million)
Amitabh Bachchan is one of the biggest names in the India film Industry. His fortune makes him one of the richest Bollywood star of all time. He currently occupies the seventh position in the richest actor in the world in 2020.
6. Adam Sandler ($420 million)
Adam Sandler is an American actor. And producer who became popular when one of his movies brought in $271 million at the box office. He is a prolific comedic actor and director with an estimated net worth of $420 million.
5. Mel Gibson ($425 million)
Mel Gibson is the fifth richest actor in the world in 2020. He has appeared in several blockbuster moviemovies “ Braveheart,” “We Were Soldiers” and “The Passion Of The Christ.”
Mel has accumulated his wealth from the movie industry and has an estimated net worth of $425 million.
4. George Clooney ($500 million)
George Clooney is the fourth richest actor in the world in 2020 with an estimated net worth of $500 million. He has starred in several successful movies like “Ocean’s Eleven” and “Three Kings” which were all high grossing movies at the box office.
3. Tom Cruise ($570 million)
Tom Cruise is a popular Hollywood actor who took the third richest actor in the world with an estimated net worth of $570 million. The “Mission Impossible” star is regarded as one of the best actors in the world by his fans and viewers of his movies.
2. Tyler Perry ($600 million)
Tyler Perry is a popular actor, producer and director who is second on the richest actor in the world in 2020.
He is known for his role in the popular Madea movies and however, several high grossing movies like “Daddy’s Little Girls” and “Why Did I Get Married?”.
He also has his own movie production company that has become very successful and produced a movie like “Acrimony” that was very successful in the box office.
1. Shah Rukh Khan ($600 million)
Shah Rukh Khan is the richest actor in the world in 2020 with an estimated net worth of $600 million. He is an Indian actor from New Delhi, is mostly known as “The King of Bollywood”. He has featured in over 90 Hindi movies and has won numerous awards for his acting performances.