The world’s highest-paid actor in 2017

August 23, 2017

Forbes magazine has released their list of the highest paid actors in Hollywood – and Marky Mark tops the list.


Mark Wahlberg (46) made $68 million in 2017 from big pay days from “Daddy’s Home 2” and “Transformers: The Last Knight”.

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was #1 last year – he’s second place this year, with estimated 2017 earnings of $65 million.

Forbes estimates earnings, before taxes and management fees, from movies, TV and commercial endorsements.

And the gender pay gap continues –¬†Last week, Forbes magazine named “La La Land” Oscar winner Emma Stone as the world’s highest paid actress with an estimated 2017 take of $26 million. A difference of $42 million.

Written by Todd Hancock /