Here is the annual list of the highest paid, top ten actors and actresses for 2015. Some of the acting talent has seen their paychecks increase and others decreased due to other non-film projects they were involved with during the year or film projects that have not been released during the year 2015.
|Robert Downey Jr.||$80 million||Jennifer Lawrence||$52 million|
|Jackie Chan||$50 million||Scarlett Johansson||$33.5 million|
|Vin Diesel||$47 million||Melissa McCarthy||$23 million|
|Bradley Cooper||$41.5 million||Jennifer Aniston||$16.5 million|
|Adam Sandler||$41 million||Julia Roberts||$16 million|
|Tom Cruise||$40 million||Angelina Jolie||$15 million|
|Mark Wahlberg||$32 million||Reese Witherspoon||$15 million|
|Dwayne Johnson||$31.5 million||Anne Hathaway||$12 million|
|Johnny Depp||$30 million||Kristen Stewart||$12 million|
|Leonardo DiCaprio||$29 million||Cameron Diaz||$11 million|
MOVIE TRIVIA! What is the most expensive film production of all time? As of June 2015, it is the fourth installment of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” series – “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides”, directed by Rob Marshall and starring such Hollywood stars as Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz or Geoffrey Rush. The movie was produced by the Disney Studios and cost 378.5 million U.S. dollars. Worldwide, the film grossed $1,045,663,875 – just over a billion dollars!