Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has ranked the fourth opening on Forbes’ list of highest-paid actors in 2019 with a procuring of $68 million (approx Rs 486 crore) in the year June 2018-June 2019. Hollywood actor Dwayne Johnson, also known as The Rock, bested the list of world’s 10 highest-paid actors, collecting $89.4 million (Rs 639 crore) during that period, a Forbes report said.
Akshay Kumar Ranked 4th in Forbes as Highest-Paid Actors
While Akshay Kumar is the only Bollywood actor to feature on the list, the other non-Hollywood actor on the list is Jackie Chan with an absolute gaining of $58 million.
Last seen in Mission Mangal that is ruling the box office with a collection of Rs 114.39 crore in six days, Akshay has a few movies in a row. He recently finished the work on Good News where he will rejoin with Kareena Kapoor Khan. The film also stars Diljit Dosanjh and Kiara Advani. He is presently working at Rohit Shetty’s Sooryavanshi along with Katrina Kaif and furthermore has Bacchan Pandey, Laxmi Bomb and Housefull 4 in his kitty. While he repeats his role in the fourth film of the hit franchise, Housefull, Laxmi Bomb is probably going to include him as a cross-dressing ghost.
The Forbes report also discussed the greatest deals in Hollywood: Dwayne will get his most significant compensation ever for the anticipated Jumanji: The Next Level — $23.5 million. The actor also commands up to 15% of the pool from high-earning franchise films, including Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and he is being paid $700,000 per scene for HBO’s Ballers and seven figures in sovereignties for his line of attire, shoes, and headphones with Under Armor, the report included.
Forbes included that Robert Downey Jr. is getting $20 million forthright and almost 8% of the pool for his role as Iron Man. Downey, nonetheless, does not feature on the new list.