Here are the top 10 Richest Actors in the world according to Forbes List.
Bill Cosby is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author and singer-songwriter.He married Camille Hanks in 1964, and they had five children named Erika, Erinn, Ensa, Evin, and Ennis. He is a stand-up comedian who became known for starring on his own sitcom The Bill Cosby Show, which aired from 1984 to 1992. He later created the comedy series Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids.
Net Worth: $400 Million
Sylvester Stallone is an American actor, screenwriter, director, is one of the most popular stars in the Hollywood.He is best known for portraying the Rocky Balboa character in the movie Rocky (1976). Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone was born on 6 July, 1946 in New York and was nicknamed Sly Stallone.Net Worth:$405 Million
Tyler Perry American actor, producer, director, screenwriter, author, and songwriter.Tyler Perry was on born on September 13, 1969.Perry is known for both creating and performing as the Madea character, a tough elderly black woman Perry wrote and produced many stage plays during the 1990s and early 2000s.
Perry also creates films, some produced as live recordings of stage plays, and others professionally filmed using full sets and locations with full editing. Net Woth:$410 Million
Johnny Depp is an American actor, producer, and musician.Johnny Depp is perhaps one of the most versatile actors of his day and age in Hollywood.He was born John Christopher Depp II in Owensboro, Kentucky, on June 9, 1963.In 1987 he shot to stardom when he replaced Jeff Yagher in the role of undercover cop Tommy Hanson in the popular TV series 21 Jump Street (1987).Net Woth:$420 Million
Mel Gibson is an Australian-American actor and filmmaker.Mel Gibson was born on January 3, 1956. He was born in Peekskill, New York, and moved with his parents to Sydney, Australia, when he was 12 years old.Gibson is best known as an action hero, for roles such as Martin Riggs in the Lethal Weapon buddy cop film series, and Max Rockatansky in the first three films in the Mad Max post-apocalyptic action series.Net Woth:425 Million
Tom Cruise an famous American actor and producer.He was born on July 3, 1962.He is an American actor and producer. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards. He started his career at age 19 in the film Endless Love (1981).One of the biggest movie stars in Hollywood, Cruise starred in several more successful films in the 1980s, including the dramas The Color of Money (1986), Cocktail (1988), Rain Man (1988), and Born on the Fourth of July (1989).Net Woth:$480 Million
Amitabh Bachchan is an famous Indian film actor. Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian film actor, playback singer, producer and television personality. He made his acting debut in 1969 with Saat Hindustani, and narrated Mrinal Sen’s Bhuvan Shome (1969). He was successful in being cast in Saat Hindustani.He won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performance in the latter. He then played dual roles of Don and Vijay in Don (1978).Net Woth:$425 Million
Shah Rukh Khan
Shah Rukh Khan is an famous Indian film actor, producer and television personality.
Shah Rukh Khan is an Indian actor, producer and television personality.He married Gauri Khan on 25 October 1991. They have three children, son Aryan Khan (b. 1997), son AbRam (b.2013) and daughter Suhana (b. 2000). Khan began his acting career on television by playing a soldier in the Doordarshan series Fauji (1988), a role that garnered him recognition and led to starring roles in more television shows.During his years in the Indian film industry, he won eight Filmfare best actor awards, which is highest by any actor and had significant box-office success. Some of his films include Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Om Shanti Om (2007), and Chak de! India (2007).Net Woth:$600 Million
Jerry Seinfeld is an American comedian, actor, director, writer, and producer.Jerome Allen “Jerry” Seinfeld was born on April 29, 1954. He is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and director. He is known for playing a semifictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld, which he created and wrote with Larry David. He is the creator and host of the web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. In his stand-up comedy career, Seinfeld is known for specializing in observational comedy, often ranting about relationships and embarrassing social situations.Net Woth:$820 Million
Merv Griffin is an richest American television host, musician, singer and actor.Mervyn Edward “Merv” Griffin Jr. was born on July 6, 1925.He was an American television host, musician, singer, actor, and media mogul. He began his career as a radio and big band singer who went on to appear in film and on Broadway. From 1965 to 1986 Griffin hosted his own talk show, The Merv Griffin Show. He also created the internationally popular game shows Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune through his television production companies, Merv Griffin Enterprises and Merv Griffin Entertainment.
Net Woth:1 Billion
Some celebrities aren’t satisfied with their Bollywood claim; they had to extend their empire all the way to Hollywood and Hollywood has been welcoming stars from different galaxies.
- Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka is becoming famous and multi talented actress in the Bollywood industry along with this she landed a starring role in American TV drama Quantico, in which she plays agent-in-training Alex Parrish. Priyanka also got nominated for a People’s Choice Award in the Favorite Actress in a New TV Series category .
- Mallika Sherawat
Mallika Sherawat is now a certified ‘Cannes attending’ Hollywood celebrity. Malika Sherawat has been trying rather unsuccessfully for a Hollywood success story. She has acted in films like The Myth, Politics of Love and the crossover film ‘Hisss’.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai lay her claim on Bollywood with films like The Pink Panther 2 and The Last Legion. She received the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the Government of France in 2012.
- Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan is on of the most popular and intellegent stars. He also played in Hollywood movie. In ‘The Great Gatsby’, which stars Leonardo DiCaprio in the lead, Big B portrays the character of a Jewish gambler Meyer Wolfsheim.
- Om Puri
Om Puri is one of the finest actors Bollywood has to offer and his Hollywood roles have been nothing short of exemplary. He has acted in films like City of Joy, My Son The Fanatic, East is East, Wolf, Ghost and the Darkness and Charlie Wilson’s War.
Tabu, who was last seen in Haider, got her chance to work in Hollywood twice. Both of the films she worked were based on novels of the same name, Namesake and Life of Pi. Interestingly enough, she played the role of a mother in both and worked alongside Irrfan Khan.
- Shabana Azmi
Shabana Azmi ventured into Hollywood decades ago in 1988 with John Schlesinger’s Madame Sousatzka in which she played the lead role of an immigrant. She also became a part of Roland Joffe’s City of Joy released in 1992 where she played the role of Om Puri’s wife.
- Freida Pinto
Starting with Slumdog Millionaire, this young actress went on to act in productions like You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Immortals and Trishna
- Anil Kapoor
Anil Kapoor’s first international role was in Slumdog Millionaire for which he shared the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. In January 2013 Kapoor became the first Indian actor to be invited for a special segment, ‘In conversation’, at the Toronto International Film Festival, an honor which is reserved for actors having considerable body of work.
- Irrfan Khan
Irrfan khan is also taking Hollywood by storm. He has acted in films like Life of Pi, The Namesake, New York, I Love You, A Mighty Heart, Slumdog Millionaire and The Amazing Spider man.
- Anupam Kher
He is one the talented and versatile person that he featured in numerous movie as well in Hollywood movie. From playing a strict Indian father in the crossover film, Bend It Like Beckham to playing the role of psychiatrist in the Oscar nominated film, Silver Linings Playbook, Anupam Kher has been outstanding in every film.
- Naseeruddin Shah
His act is awesome in every movie and he has established himself internationally with films like The Monsoon Wedding, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Khuda Ke Liye and The Great New Wonderful. Shah has won numerous awards in his career, including three National Film Awards, three Film fare Awards and one Venice Film Festival.