Top 7 Highest Paid Actors of All Time

No matter who you ask, everyone will have their favorite movie. When it comes to deciding a favorite movie, the debate is endless. What that comes actors with different levels of skill. However, despite their skill movie stars also make a great living. The stars on the list below are rated as the highest paid actors of all time.

Here are the top seven highest paid actors of all time.

Johnny Depp

As an American actor, John Christopher is also a musician and producer. As of date, he has won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor and Golden Globe Award. With over a broad range of characters, John Depp has managed to own the characters and stole the spotlight.

Leonardo Di Caprio

Another American actor on the list is Leonardo Di Caprio, who started his career in acting in the early 90s. Since his start in commercials, Leo, as starred, is different soap operas, sitcoms, and film adaptations. His 1996 film Titanic became the highest-grossing film until Avatar took over in 2009.

Shahrukh Khan

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While not as famous in the western film industry Shah Rukh Khan is an Indian Bollywood actor, producer, and TV personality. With over eighty Bollywood films in his name, he has also been awarded fourteen Filmfare Awards. Aside from shooting countless films, he is also the co-chairman of Red Chillies Entertainment, the motion picture production company and the Indian Premier League team Kolkata Knight Riders.

Tom Hanks

Thomas “Tom” Hanks is an American actor and fellow filmmaker. Some of his major roles include Forrest Gump, Apollo 13, Philadelphia, Saving Private Ryan, The Da Vinci Code, Cast Away, and more. To date, Tom Hanks has been nominated for five Academy Awards and two Oscar awards. His roles were played in some of the most timeless movies of all time.

Robert De Niro

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Appearing in over a hundred films since the start of his career, Robert De Niro has built an active career of developing character in the movie. At the age of 16, he quit high school to pursue acting and focuses on how to lose himself in character.

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Jack Nicholson

With over sixty years of performing, Jack Nicholson is known for his large list of roles that include comedy, romance and psychopathic characters. With twelve academy award nominations, he is the most nominated male actor in the entire history of the Academy.




Al Pacino

Known as one of the greatest actors of all time, Al Pacino made a name for himself since the early 70s. Pacino is known for his success in The Godfather.’

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3 thoughts on “Top 7 Highest Paid Actors of All Time

      1. Jane, looks are a no-no in my book. Quality in acting are my preferences. Di Caprio yeah, but his blue eyes aren’t enough…

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