TOP 10 HIGHEST PAID ACTRESSES IN THE WORLD
Forbes released its annual list of top highest paid actresses worldwide, based on earnings from June 1, 2015 to June 1, 2016.
10. DEEPIKA PADUKONE
The well known Indian Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone earned approximately $10 million, by pulling in money from the dozen of endorsements in addition to movie roles. She also has made her Hollywood debut in the movie “XXX: The Return Of Xander Cage” with the actor Vin Diesel .
9. MILA KUNIS
Milena Markovna “Mila” Kunis is an American actress. In 1991, at the age of seven, she moved from Ukraine to Los Angeles with her family.She earned $11 million in a year. She starred in a very famaous “Bad Moms” movie. She also earned from many endorsements.
8. JULIA ROBERTS
Julia Roberts earned $13 million, reports Forbes. Who cares if “Mother’s Day” tanked with both critics and the box office? The actress had the last laugh after she made $3 million for just four days on set.
7. AMY ADAMS
Amy Adams ranked 7th in terms of earning. She earned $13.5 million according to Forbes report. She played Lois Lane in 2016’s “Batman Vs Superman”.
6. CHARLIZE THERON
Charlize Theron is a South African and American actress and film produce. She is rumored to have made $10 million from “The Huntsman”, bringing her to total $16.5 million in earning.
5. FAN BINGBING
Fan Bingbing is a Chinese actress, television producer and pop singer. American may not be to familiar with her. She is China’s biggest starlet. she earned $17 million from local movies as well as brand advertisements from L’Oreal. She had also got golden horse award for best supporting actress.
4. JENNIFER ANISTON
Jennifer Joanna Aniston is an American actress, producer. Forbes reports that the bulk of Jennifer Aniston’s $21 million comes from endorsements with brands like Smartwater and AVeeno. She is also a businesswoman.
3. SCARLETT JOHANSSON
Scarlett Johansson is an American actress, model and singer. She made her film debut in the Fantasy comedy North. Scarlett Johansson took home $25 million. She made $17.5 million from the film “Ghost in Shell”.
2. MELISSA McCARTHY
Melissa Ann McCarthy is an American actress, comedian writer, fashion designer and producer. She began appearing in television and films in late 1990’s. Melissa McCarthy took home $33 million, largely because of her role in “Ghostbusters”. She also starred in 2016’s “The Boss”.
1. JENNIFER LAWRENCE
Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress. Since 2015, she has been the highest paid actress in the world. She is the youngest woman on this list. “The Hunger Games” actress earned $46 million before taxes, which includes upfront money from her upcoming film “Passengers”.