It is no secret that the movie business is a huge corporation from the people who make the movies to the people acting in the movies, and the like the proverbial gift that keeps on giving there is lots of money to be made. So out of all the movies that were made this year and of all the people who acted in them who has the most money? Well let’s see who they are, I think there will be some surprises, both with who is on and off of the list.
With a career spanning four decades and multi-million-dollar movies under his belt such as Romeo and Juliet, Titanic, Inception, The Revenant, The Wolf of Wall Street, The Greats Gatsby and many more it is not hard to imagine that he would be one of the richest actors in 2019. However, I think it would shock people to realize that he is actually at the bottom of that list with a net worth of $245 million.
A global superstar with many global blockbusters to his name in the thirty-two years that he has been acting such as Fight Club, An Interview with a Vampire, Troy, Fury and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. He has a face that is instantly recognizable in pretty much every household at yet at a net worth of $300 million he is nowhere near the richest actor of 2019. Other actors that are also worth $300 million are Robert DeNiro, Will Smith, Robert Downey Junior, and Michael Douglas.
Tom Hanks has had an incredible career that has spanned decades and has worked on some of the most incredible films of the 21st century as well as making movies that have been great for children and adults alike. His library of movies consists of films such as The Green Mile, Forrest Gump, Castaway, The Polar Express, Toy Story, Apollo 13 and The Da Vinci Code. So, it is surprising that he only has a net worth of $350 million. Also surprisingly are the other actors who also are worth this amount such as Sean Connery, Keanu Reeves, and Jessica Alba.
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen
Otherwise known as the Olsen Twins both Mary-Kate and Ashely have worked together since they were children as well as branching out by themselves also. As well as acting they also are both fashion designers and businesswomen. Together then they are worth approximately $400 million. The other actors who are also worth as much as Mary-Kate and Ashley are Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, and Mel Gibson.
George has gone from strength to strength with his acting career to go on to make films such as Batman and Ocean’s Eleven. His career has seen him make a net worth of $500 million.
In a career that has been rolling since he was a teenager, Tom Cruise has made some incredible films such as An Interview with a Vampire, Mission Impossible, Top Gun, Jack Reacher and War of the Worlds. All of which has seen him have a net worth of $570 million.
Famous for his self-named sitcom Seinfeld and other sitcoms such as curb your enthusiasm, Louie and 30 Rock, Jerry Seinfeld is a hugely popular actor with a net worth of $950 million.
Oprah is an incredible talent who is not only famous for her globally renowned chat show Oprah but also for her acting projects such as the character of Sophia in The Color Purple. Therefore, due to her incredible talent and heart-warming demeanor, it will not surprise people to see she is the richest actor of 2019 coming in at $2.4 billion.