A lot of people want to become rich and prefer to choose those jobs for themselves which are offering them good money. One such profession is acting as it offers a number of opportunities for good earning. People join showbiz for many reasons like to get fame, to become rich, as a hobby, by chance etc. but it is such a field where you can get all of these things in a single package. Many such examples are present in which celebrities have earned their worth to become the Richest Celebrities.
However actors should not be rated on their money rather there are more important things like acting skills, performance etc. but you cannot measure the talent.
So here we are describing the list of actors on the basis of something that can be measure i.e. money. The Top Ten Richest Celebrities are presented below.
10. Keanu Reeves
The matrix hero, Keanu Reeves, has been ranked among the top ten richest celebrities all over the world with his net worth of 350 million dollars. He belongs to Canada and is also a musician, director as well as producer. Reeves was born on September 2, 1964 and started working in early 1980s.
His career was started in a theatre play, Damn Yankees when he was only fifteen years of age. He had appeared in many blockbuster movies but the earliest movies that made him famous were Bill and Ted franchise, Point Break, Speed and The Matrix. He has been regarded as one of the most versatile celebrities owing to his roles.
9. Tom Hanks
The famous screenwriter, actor, director and producer, Tom Hanks is also one of the top ten richest celebrities all around the world. He owns a total worth of 350 million dollars. He has well known reputation in filmmaking.
He was born on July 9, 1956 and started his career in 1979 with his movie, He Know You’re Alone. After that, he appeared in TV film, Mazes and Monsters.
The famous movies of him include Splash, Big, Forest Gump, Saving Private Ryan, The Green Mile, Cast Away, Captain Phillips, Toy Story and many more blockbusters describe his work for Hollywood. He has also produced and directed many movies and is regarded as one of the famous Hollywood richest celebrities.
8. Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood is indeed a Hollywood legend. His total fortune of 375 million dollars has made him one of the richest celebrities all around the world. He is an actor, a producer, director and musician. Recently he has become a political figure. He was born on May 31, 1930 and is a part of Hollywood for many years. His debut film was Revenge of the Creature in 1955 and since then the cascade of his brilliant work started.
He became famous on international platform owing to his roles in Dollars trilogy and Dirty Harry Movies. The other blockbuster works of Eastwood include Unforgiven, Hang Em’ High, Play Misty for Me, Firefox, Pale Rider and a number of other movies. Directing many of his own movies and with his production company he is indeed one of the dominant celebrities of Hollywood.
7. Jack Nicholson
One of the most amazing celebrities, Jack Nicholson, is also one of the richest celebrities with his net worth of 390 million dollars. He was born on 22nd April, 1937 and has been working for Hollywood for up to sixty years now. He has performed a wide range of characters and is one of the most nominated celebrities in Academic history. He has appeared in famous dramas, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest and As Good as it Gets.
He has won the awards of best supporting actors and six Golden Globe Awards. The famous movies of the Jack Nicholson include Easy Rider, Five Easy Recipes, The Last Detail, The Passenger, the role of joker in Batman, The pledge, About Schmidt and many more. He was given the Kennedy Center Honor in the year 2001.
6. Bill Cosby
The proud comedian of America, Bill Cosby, is one of the richest celebrities and has a net worth of around 400 million dollars. Along with being a standup comedian, he is also an actor as well as an author. He was born on July 12, 1937 and is 78 years old now. He started his career by working in clubs of Philadelphia and New York and made his first appearance in The Gaslight Café.
National fame was achieved after working on The Tonight Show on NBC. He made many comedy albums; the most famous one is To Russell, My Brother, Whom I Slept with that was one of his greatest works. His sitcom, The Cosby Show was among the most rated programs. After this success he produced other sitcoms like A different World, Cosby, and Kids Say the Darndest Things.
5. Johnny Depp
The man who is famously known from the movie Pirates of Caribbean, the one and only Johnny Depp has net worth of 400 million dollars and is listed among top ten richest celebrities all around the world. He has also showed his talent in the field of music, along with in acting and production. He was born on June 9, 1963 and started his career by a television series, 21 Jump Street in 1987 that became the hallmark for him.
Depp is known for his acceptance of challenging characters and skipping of being a hero all the time. His famous projects of all times include Platoon, Sleepy Hollow, Pirates of Caribbean, Charlie and the chocolate factory, Alice in the wonder and many more that have done business of millions. He has been regarded as one of the greatest celebrities of all times and was given the title of Disney Legend last year.
4. Tyler Perry
The great American actor and director, Tyler Perry, is holding the fourth ranking in the top ten richest celebrities in the world. His net worth is 400 million dollars and he earned that just at the age of 45 years. He has also worked as a producer, screenwriter, songwriter and an author and is one of the highest paid entertainment celebrities. He is well known for his creation of the character of an elderly female, Madea.
Along with that he has created many programs for television like Tyler Perry’s House of Payne that was telecasted for six years. He has contributed with Oprah Winfrey Network for many years until now for OWN network and put forth one of the best series The Haves and the Have Nots. The man has earned most of his wealth after 2011 and became one of the richest celebrities.
3. Tom Cruise
Who does not know Tom Cruise? But did you know that he is the third richest actor having a total fortune of 480 million dollars? Yes! The famous hero is also among the richest celebrities all around the world. Tom Cruise started acting in 1981, at the age of 19 years in his movie Endless love. After his debut film, he has played main role in several movies some of which are Taps, The Outsider, Risky Business and many more.
The real fame came to the man after his appearance in Top Gun as Pete Maverick Mitchell and the secret agent role of Ethan Hunt in the movie Mission Impossible. With his appearance in a number of hit movies, he became of the top paid celebrities. He has been working on several social programs.
2. Shah Rukh Khan
He also known as the King of Bollywood and is the richest actor of Indian film industry. His net total worth of 600 million dollars makes him to obtain the second ranking among the richest celebrities in the world at the age of 49 years. This well known Indian actor was born on November 2, 1965. He started his career with making several TV shows and dramas in the 1980s. His first appearance was in the movie, Deewana in 1992 that was a blockbuster of its time.
Since then he has worked in more than 80 movies and is regarded as one of the successful celebrities in the world. He has also been producing programs and is the co-chairman of Red Chilies Production Company. Shah Rukh Khan is also the owner of Kolkata Knight Riders of IPL and works in coordination with UNESCO and has been ranked among the most influential celebrities all around the world.
1. Jerry Seinfeld Known as Famous Richest Celebrities
The real Jerome Allen has been the richest known celebrity all over the world up to now with a total worth of 820 million dollars. He is a fabulous American comedian, an actor, producer as well as a writer. The man is well known for his sitcom, Seinfeld, in which he created a semi-fictional version of himself and he was the co-writer and co-producer of the show.
He was born on April 29, 1954 and is 61 years old now. Jerry started his career in acting since his college days and stepped in as a comedian. His first appearance was in Rodney Dangerfield HBO. Among his famous works is the production of Bee Movie, the Marriage Ref, and creation of Comedian in Cars Getting Coffee. He has been named as the greatest comedian of all times and is one of the amazing celebrities.