9 Will Smith
8 Leonardo DiCaprio
It is not a surprise that the actor portraying the Wall Street legend takes his place as the third richest artist in Hollywood. Di Caprio was born in November 11, 1974 in Hollywood, California. He started his career as a media commercial figure and became immediately popular and well-known. The big breakthrough came in 1997, when he got the chance to play in the great movie, Titanic. He also won two Golden Globes, and was nominated for five Academic Awards. Leonardo could play every possible role in Hollywood and probably this is the secret of his great success. His personal wealth is approximately $215 billion, which means that he is the 7th richest actor in the entire world.
7 Sylvester Stallone
Stallone was born in New York (July 6 1946). He made his career with the great movies such as Rocky and Rambo. He is also popular because of his great film productions and screenplays. In 1977, he was nominated for two Academic Awards for Rocky. In the great movie success, Expendables, he plays with great movie icons such as Jason Statham, Bruce Willis and Arnold Schwarzenegger. It is not a secret in Hollywood that Stallone’s personal value is probably more than 275 million dollars.
6 Keanu Reeves
He was born in Beirut, Lebanon in 1964. Neo, the famous and great star of Matrix, is the 6th richest artist not just in Hollywood but also in the whole world. Based on estimations, his personal wealth could be around 350 million dollars. Without a doubt, the Matrix trilogy was the big breakthrough for him in 1999. The biggest roles of Keanu were definitely the Matrix trilogy, the famous drama Dangerous Liaisons, but we could also mention Little Buddha from 1993. During the years it was proven that Keanu is not just a great actor but also a talented and multi-faceted person!
5 Tom Hanks
He is a popular and famous actor and film producer in Hollywood. Tom Hanks was born in 1956 in California and started to make his career in New York around in 1979. If we wanted to name all his major roles, it would be a really long list. Forrest Gump, Saving Private Ryan, and Cast Away are probably the biggest. In addition, he is also a great screenwriter and business man. Tom, with his estimated value of 350 million American dollars, deserves the 6th place on our list of richest actors.
4 Tyler Perry
He is a great actor, songwriter, producer and director in America. Tyler was born in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1969, in a simple and poor family. During the1990’s and 2000’s he wrote and produced a lot of stage plays which made him the highest paid man in the entertainment business. Perry’s personal wealth is worth 400 million dollars, which is almost unbelievable. Between 2010 and 2011, he earned approximately $130 million. Wow!
3 Johnny Depp
The great star of the popular movie, Pirates of the Caribbean is the member of the three richest actors. He was born in Owensboro, Kentucky in 1963. Johnny has three nominations for the Academy Award and has received a Golden Globe for Sweeny Todd, and a Screen Actors Guild Award for the Pirates of the Caribbean. His biggest movie success were Donnie Brasco, where he played with the living legend Al Pacino, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. But we can also mention Alice in Wonderland and The Tourist.
2 Tom Cruise
He was born in New York in 1962. He is the proud owner of three Golden Globes and has also three Academic Award nominations. According to the figures, his personal wealth is more than $480 million. His biggest roles were in the great movie success Mission Impossible, Top Gun and Rain Man. Currently, Tom lives in Beverly Hills and could consider himself the second richest artist in Hollywood.
1 Jerry Seinfeld