Mumbai, August 12
Superstar Akshay Kumar is the one Indian to characteristic within the Forbes 2020 checklist of 10 Highest Paid Male Actors on the earth.
With an estimated incomes of $48.5 million, Akshay ranks at quantity six on the checklist, although his rank has dropped two notches from final 12 months. He held the fourth spot within the 2019 checklist.
According to the journal, the actor, who’s engaged on his first tv sequence “The End” for a streaming platform, earned most of his cash from his endorsement offers. The journal said that Akshay is getting $10 million for his position within the upcoming tv sequence.
Akshay’s upcoming slate of movies embody “Bachchan Pandey”, “BellBottom”, “Laxmmi Bomb”, “Sooryavanshi”, “Prithviraj”, “Atrangi Re” and “Raksha Bandhan”.
This 12 months, Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson has topped the checklist for the second 12 months in a row with $87.5 million, because of his $23.5 million paycheque for his position as an art-thief-chasing Interpol agent within the upcoming internet movie “Red Notice”.
“Deadpool” star Ryan Reynolds got here in second with an estimated incomes of $71.5 million. He made greater than $20 million every for “Six Underground” and “Red Notice”.
Actor-producer Mark Wahlberg, star of motion comedy “Spenser Confidential”, was third with $58 million. Next on the checklist had been actors Ben Affleck with $55 million and Vin Diesel with $54 million.
“Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda secured seventh place with $45.5 million, with actors Will Smith and Adam Sandler, and martial-arts star Jackie Chan rounding up the checklist.
The checklist displays earnings between June 1, 2019, and June 1, 2020.
The earnings estimates are based mostly on knowledge from Nielsen, ComScore, Box Office Mojo and IMDB, in addition to interviews with trade insiders. The figures are pre-tax and don’t embody deductions for charges given to brokers, managers and attorneys. The checklist of highest-paid feminine actors will likely be out subsequent month. IANS