2021 Highest-Paid Actors: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Earns $50 Million, Will Smith & Denzel Washington Make $40 Million, & Michael B. Jordan Brings In $15 Million
The salaries of some of Hollywood’s biggest 2021 stars have been revealed!
Recently, a list of the largest movie stars’ salaries began circulating online. Rather than being organized by the stars’ net worth, it appears as though the list was formed considering the profit the well-known actors made off of films that released this year.
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson came in the number 2 spot on the list, raking in a total of $50 million for his upcoming role in Red One. The film is a Christmas-themed movie that is being produced by Amazon Studios, and it airs later this year. He was listed just behind Daniel Craig, who earned $100 million for his part in the Knives Out sequels.
Will Smith is right behind Dwayne Johnson with a $40 million dollar profit for his role as Venus & Serna Williams‘ father in King Richard, which is expected this November.
Denzel Washington similarly earned $40 million for taking part in The Little Things. The film premiered back in January.
Finally, Michael B. Jordan brought in a total of $15 million for his lead part in Amazon Prime Video’s Without Remorse, with debuted back in April.
Some other large names on the list are Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise, who respectively earned $20 million and $13 million. Brad Pitt starred in Bullet Train while Tom Cruise appeared in Top Gun:Maverick.
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