Every year countless of movies release all over the world and earns a whopping amount. The entertainment industry is probably one of the most profitable industries in the world. Once an actor gains popularity among fans he has a countless number of offers from movies. Not only from film industry but they earn from endorsements as well. Here are the top 10 richest actors in the world.
1. Merv Griffin
Merv was a legendary actor and was born in 1925. His self-titled show ran 21 seasons and bagged 11 Emmy award. He is probably the richest actor. The actor had a net worth of more than $1 Billion. No actor other than him has been able to touch this mark.
2. Jerry Seinfeld
He is a successful actor as well as a comedian. Best known for his “Show about nothing!”, he started as a stand-up comic. Meanwhile, he made erratic appearances on late night TV shows. With net worth is about $820 Million he is the second richest actor in the world.
3. Shahrukh Khan
Shahrukh Khan, the king of romance stands at the 3rd position. With a net worth of $600 Million, he is the only Indian actor in this list of richest actors.
Truly an acting giant, Tom Cruise is one of the most famous actors of Hollywood. His net worth is about $480 Million.
5. Tyler Perry
He was named by Forbes the highest paid man in the entertainment industry. This American based actor is a production powerhouse. With the net worth of $450 Million, he is the 5th richest actor.
6. Mel Gibson
He is known for his most notable contributions in the industry. He has played the roles like Willian Wallace in Braveheart and Detective Martin Riggs in the Lethal Weapon. His net worth is $425 Million.
7. Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp became a household name for his role of captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Carribean series. His net worth is about $400 Million.
8. Sylvester Stallone
He is an American actor and filmmaker. The actor is known for his Hollywood roles which include boxer Rocky Balboa, His net worth of $400 Million.
He’s one of the best Hollywood supporting actors. This legendary actor has bagged 3 Oscar award which is just amazing. His net worth is approx. 390 million dollars.