Forbes 14 world's highest paid actors of 2016

Forbes’ annual ranking of the top-earning celebrities includes some actors. Check out 14 actors who made the 2016 Forbes list.

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Dwayne Johnson

(Gavin Bond )
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According to Forbes Magazine, 44-year-old Dwayne Johnson is the world's highest-paid actor with a whopping $64.5 million.

Johnson took the spot from "Iron Man's" Robert Downey Jr, who took the 10th spot and 86th on the Forbes list with $33 million.

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Robert Downey as Iron Man

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Others on the list include Chinese actor Jackie Chan with $61 million and Indian actors Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar with $33 million and $31.5 million respectively.

Jennifer Lawrence emerged Hollywood's highest-paid actress for the second consecutive year, with $46 million.

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Jennifer Lawrence

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Check out 14 actors who made the 2016 Forbes 'world's highest paid celebrities of 2016.'

1. Dwayne Johnson - $64.5 M

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Dwayne Johnson

(Gavin Bond )

2. Jackie Chan - $61M

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Jackie Chan at the Shanghai Film Festival 2015

(Zimbio)

 

3. Matt Damon - $51M

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Matt Damon in The Martian movie

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4. Tom Cruise - $53 M

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Tom Cruise jumping on Oprah Winfrey's couch

(VH1)

 

5. Johnny Depp - $48M

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Johnny Depp is officially a Disney Legend

(Disney )

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6. Jennifer Lawrence - $46M

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Jennifer Lawrence comes braless to CinemaCon 2016, Vegas

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7. Ben Affleck - $43M

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Ben Affleck

(Huffingtonpost)

 

8. Sofia Vergara - $43M

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Sofia Vergara

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9. Vin Diesel - $35M

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Vin Diesel

(misspetite)

 

10. Robert Downey Jr. - $33M

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Robert Downey as Iron Man

(Tripican )

 

11. Shah Rukh Khan - $33M

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Shah Rukh Khan

(fashionnstyle)

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12. MelisSa McCarthy - $33M

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Melissa McCarthy

(Etonline)

 

13. Akshay Kumar - $31.5M

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Akshay Kumar

(Desi)

 

14. Brad Pitt - $31.5M

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Brad Pitt in the Big Short movie

(Youtube)

 

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