Ryan Reynolds, Ben Affleck, Dwayne Johnson and other highest paid actors of 2022 according to Forbes
The coronavirus pandemic, announced by the World Health Organization in March, has hit the world hard, including the entertainment industry. This is evidenced by the new ranking of the highest paid actors according to Forbes magazine: when compared with the same list of world celebrities last year, the composition of the participants looks different. Unless the leader remained unchanged – 48-year-old actor Dwayne Johnson retained the status of the highest paid actor on the planet, no matter what.
Johnson earned $87.5 million, $23.5 million from Netflix for his role in the upcoming film Red Notice, and earned from Under Armor’s Project Rock merchandise line. It is noteworthy that other leaders of the 2020 ranking replenished their fortunes thanks to streaming services. 43-year-old Ryan Reynolds, ranked number two in the magazine’s rankings, earned $71.5 million. He also starred in Red Notice, as well as another Netflix project, 6 Underground. 49-year-old Mark Wahlberg came in third with $58 million. The film "Spencer Confidential" (Spenser Confidential) with his participation became the third most viewed among the films of Netflix.
Other Hollywood stars also entered the top ten Forbes – Ben Affleck, Vin Diesel, Will Smith, Adam Sandler.
1 Dwayne Johnson – $87.5 million
4 Ben Affleck – $55 Million
8 Will Smith – $44.5 million
9 Adam Sandler – $ 41 million