Over the past year, the American actor George Clooney has earned 239 million dollars, making it the first place in the ranking of the highest paid actors according to Forbes magazine. This was reported on the newspaper’s website.
Note that during this period Clooney not appeared in any film. While a year earlier the artist was not even in the top ten of this ranking. And this time the main income artists has secured the sale of the company Casamigos Tequila for $ 1 billion. This amount was divided between several owners, one of whom was actor. Besides Clooney earned on shootings in advertising of coffee and in the production of the film “Eight friends of Oushena”.
Second in the ranking was Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson with an income of 124 million dollars. He earned filming “the Skyscraper”, “Rampage” and the sequel to “Jumanji”. And third place went to Robert Downey Jr. (81 million dollars).
Also in the top ten included: Chris Hemsworth (64.5 million dollars), Jackie Chan (45.5 million dollars), will Smith (42 million dollars), Akshay Kumar (40.5 million dollars), Adam Sandler (39.5 million dollars), Salman Khan (38.5 million dollars) and Chris Evans (34 million dollars).
A total of 10 of the highest paid actors of the year earned 748,5 million dollars. We will remind, last week Forbes published a similar rating Actresses. The first ten States on that list have earned in the amount of $ 168 million. The first place it took Scarlett Johansson with an income of 40.5 million dollars.
As previously reported, in July, Clooney was in an accident during the filming of the series in Italy. The actor was riding a motorcycle and collided with a passenger car.