Hollywood pay gap exposed: Highest paid actor Mark Wahlberg earned $42m more than highest paid actress Emma Stone!
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Hollywood pay gap exposed: Highest paid actor Mark Wahlberg earned $42m more than highest paid actress Emma Stone!

The highest paid actress earns $42million (Tshs. 94b) less than the highest paid actor

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Hollywood pay gap exposed: Highest paid actor Mark Wahlberg earned $42m more than highest paid actress Emma Stone!

The highest paid actress earns $42million (Tshs. 94b) less than the highest paid actor

25 August 2017 Friday 15:07
Hollywood pay gap exposed: Highest paid actor Mark Wahlberg earned $42m more than highest paid actress Emma Stone!

The harsh truth of the Hollywood gender pay gap has been exposed by Forbes with 14 Hollywood actors earning more than the highest paid actress.

According to estimates by business magazine Forbes, Mark Wahlberg tops the list of the highest paid actors of 2017, taking home $68m (Tshs. 152b).

Topping the list of actresses is Oscar-winning La La Land star Emma Stone, whose salary hit $26m (Tshs. 58b), a whole $42m (Tshs. 94b) less than her male equivalent.

FACTS

The highest paid actress earns $42million (Tshs. 94b) less than the highest paid actor

14 Hollywood actors earn more than the highest paid actress, who sits at number 15 on the top 20 list

Only three actresses feature in the top 20 highest paid Hollywood stars list

The collective salaries of the top 10 highest paid actors is nearly three times the amount of the collective salaries of the highest paid women

TOP 20 HIGHEST PAID HOLLYWOOD ACTORS AND ACTRESSES

1. Mark Wahlberg - $68m (Tshs. 152b)

2. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson - $65m (Tshs. 145.5b)

3. Vin Diesel - $54.5m (Tshs. 122b)

4. Adam Sandler - $50.5m (Tshs. 113b)

5. Jackie Chan - $49m (Tshs. 109b)

6. Robert Downey, Jr - $48m (Tshs. 107b)

7. Tom Cruise - $43m (Tshs. 96b)

8. Shah Rukh Khan - $38m (Tshs. 85b)

9. Salman Khan - $37m (Tshs. 82.8b)

10. Akshay Kumar - $35.5m (Tshs. 79b)

11. Chris Hemsworth - $31.5m (Tshs. 70.5b)

12. Tom Hanks - $31m (Tshs. 69b)

13. Samuel L. Jackson - $30.5m (Tshs. 68b)

14. Ryan Gosling - $29m (Tshs. 65b)

15. Emma Stone - $26m (Tshs. 58b)

16. Jennifer Aniston - $25.5m (Tshs. 57b)

17. Jennifer Lawrence - $24m (Tshs. 53.7b)

18. Ryan Reynolds - $21.5m (Tshs. 48b)

19. Matt Damon - $21m (Tshs. 47b)

20. Jeremy Renner - $19m (Tshs. 42.5b)

The Forbes estimates are according to estimates of pre-tax profits in the 12-month period leading up to June.

HIGHEST PAID HOLLYWOOD ACTRESSES

1. Emma Stone – $26m (Tshs. 58b)
2. Jennifer Aniston – $25.5m (Tshs. 57b)
3. Jennifer Lawrence – $24m (Tshs. 53.7b)
4. Melissa McCarthy – $18m (Tshs. 40b)
5. Mila Kunis – $15.5m (Tshs. 34.7b)
6=. Emma Watson – $14m (Tshs. 31b)
6=. Charlize Theron – $14m (Tshs. 31b)
8=. Cate Blanchett – $12m (Tshs. 26.8b)
8=. Julia Roberts – $12m (Tshs. 26.8b)
10. Amy Adams – $10.5m (Tshs. 23.5b)

HIGHEST PAID HOLLYWOOD ACTORS

1. Mark Wahlberg - $68m (Tshs. 152b)

2. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson - $65m (Tshs. 145.5b)

3. Vin Diesel - $54.5m (Tshs. 122b)

4. Adam Sandler - $50.5m (Tshs. 113b)

5. Jackie Chan - $49m (Tshs. 109b)

6. Robert Downey, Jr - $48m (Tshs. 107b)

7. Tom Cruise - $43m (Tshs. 96b)

8. Shah Rukh Khan - $38m (Tshs. 85b)

9. Salman Khan - $37m (Tshs. 82.8b)

10. Akshay Kumar - $35.5m (Tshs. 79b)

The gap between the top 10 men and women has grown since last year’s analysis, which found showed the actors taking home more 2.3 times the amount rather than this year’s 2.8 times.

Source: METRO

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