Top 10 Richest Actors in the World In 2015
Being an actor has been a dream career for many people around the world. The glamor, fame, and popularity are the factors that attract many people to struggle hard for getting an opportunity in acting career. But not all actors enter in the list of top 10 richest actors in the world in 2015. Lucky few enter in this list.
The net worth of these celebs are not any secret. People around the World are much curious about the net worth they have. In this article, I have compiled a list of top 10 richest actors in the world in 2015 and their stories and achievements.
Jerry Seinfeld’s original name is Jerome Allen ‘Jerry’ Seinfeld. He was born in the year of 1954 on the 29th day of April. He is mainly from Brooklyn, a place in the New York City of USA. Jerry is a well-known actor, comedian, writer and a producer from America. The 61 years old, Jerry is presently known for his semi-fictional character in the sitcom Seinfeld. This particular sitcom is written and produced by Jerry himself along with his co-writer Larry David.
Jerry Seinfeld at present is the richest actors around the world in the year 2015. This richest actor of the world is supposed to have a net worth of about $820 millions.
Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson AO or better known by the name Mel Gibson among his fans is an American actor and also a filmmaker. He was born on January 3, of the year 1956 in Peekskill at the New York City of USA. Gibson is an action hero, and some of his well-known films are ‘The Bounty’, ‘Hamlet’, ‘The Passion of the Christ’, ‘Apocalypto’ and many others.
The actor has a long list of many awards to his name by now such the Academy Award and the People’s Choice Award. In the year 1985 he was also named as the sexiest man alive. With all these recognitions Gibson is also the second richest actor in the world after Jerry Seinfeld. The new worth value of Mel Gibson this year about $800 millions.
Shah Rukh Khan
After the first and second richest actors of the world now it is the time for the third richest actor in the world. This recognition goes to the Indian actor, Shah Rukh Khan. Better known as SRK among fans and Badshah of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan has appeared in almost 80 Bollywood movies by now. Apart from acting, he is now also a successful filmmaker, producer and television personality.
Born in Delhi, India on 2 November 1965, Shah Rukh started his career with television and later became the romantic hero of the movies. The actor has proved his versatility and has worked in some movies of different genres. Shah Rukh Khan also owns the IPL cricket team ‘Kolkata Knight Riders’. With all these, he is the owner of the net worth value of $600 million.
Who doesn’t know the Mission Impossible actor Tom Cruise? The handsome looking American actor ranks fourth richest actors among the top 10 richest actors in the world in 2015.
The super actor has made three nominations for Academy Award and has won Golden Globe awards for three times. After making an impressive career as a successful actor, Tom is now also a successful filmmaker. Born in the year 1962, in Syracuse of New York, he started his acting career very early. He did his very first movie Endless Love at the age 19. Since then he has continued with some of the best movies.
Some of his movies that you must have remembered are Mission Impossible Series, Edge of Tomorrow, The Last Samurai, and many others. Tom Cruise has a new worth value of about $400 millions.
Another actor who has by now earned almost the same income as Tom Cruise is Tyler Perry. It is only may be due to the huge fan following of Tom Cruise that Tyler Perry is ranked the 5th richest actor in the world.
Tyler Perry is not only a successful actor but also a very successful filmmaker, play writer, a songwriter and an author. The actor was born on 13th day of September in the year 1969 in New Orleans of USA. Some of the movies of Tyler are ‘Temptation’, ‘The Single Mom’s Club’, ‘Diary of a Mad Black Woman’ and many others. He has a net worth value of $400 million as his income by this year.
The Oscar Award winner Tom Hanks is at the sixth rank in the list of richest actors of the world 2015. The American actor-filmmaker was born on July 9th, 1956 in California, United States. The actor provides some such movies in the record that are simply mesmerizing and unforgettable. By now, he has recorded some prestigious awards in his name for some of the best acting skills that he has shown.
Some movies that are worth watching this actor are ‘Forest Gump’, ‘Big’, ‘Cast Away’, ‘Captain Phillips’, ‘Saving Private Ryan’ and many more. There are also some upcoming movies of the actor this year that is said to be equally excellent. The new worth value of the actor to this year is about $390 millions.
Johnny Depp or popular by the name Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribbean is the next person with 7th rank in the list of top 10 richest actors in the world in 2015.
John Christopher ‘Johnny’ Depp was born on June 9, 1963, in Kentucky, United States. Apart from being a very well-known actor, he is also great musician and film producer. The actor has the Screen Actors Guild Award and the Golden Globe Award in his success bag.
Some of the well-known movies of the actor Johnny Depp are Mortdecai, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Lone Ranger and many others. Johnny Depp has an annual income of $350 million by the year 2015.
William Henry of Bill Cosby is an American actor, comedian, activist, philanthropist and also an author. He was born on July 12, 1937 in Philadelphia, United States. The actor is a well-known stand-up comedian with a good number of fan followings.
Some of the televisions shows of the actors are The Cosby Show, Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, The Bill Cosby Show, I Spy, A Different world, and many more. By this year, the actor has a net worth value of $350 million and is ranked as the 8th richest actor in the list of top 10 richest actors in the world in 2015.
Sir Thomas Sean Connery was born on 25 August 1930 in Fountain Bridge, United Kingdom. The Scottish actor has now turned to a producer. He has some awards on his record by now such as an Academy Award, three Golden Globes, and two BAFTA Awards. Also in the year of 2000, the Queen Elizabeth II knighted him.
Some of the famous movies of the actors are Dr. No, From Russia with Love; You only Live Twice and many more. The actor has a new worth value of $300 million by this year.
The last name of the list of top 10 richest actors in the world in 2015 is Adam Sandler. He is a new addition to the list, and you never know next year he can rank somewhere above the 10th place.
Adam Richard Sandler or Adam Sandler was born on September 9, 1966 in Brooklyn of New York, United States. The American actor is also a comedian, entrepreneur, musician, film producer and a screenwriter. He has some of the best movies at his record such as ‘Blended’, You don’t mess with the Zohan, The Wedding Singer, Happy Gilmore, The Waterboy, and many more.
Recently, the actor has also signed some of the upcoming movies that you may see this year or some next year. The total income of the actor, this year is $290 million.
So, here is the list of top 10 richest actors in the world 2015 with their new worth value. Every year a few changes are there on the list. There are some upcoming actors and also some existing actors who are almost there to make a place in the list. Nobody knows maybe next year the list may comprise of already existing actors or a slight changes in the positions. It may also happen that some new names can be introduced. But by now these are the top 10 richest actors in the world 2015. These are not only the richest actors of the world but also the most famous actors among their fans with some of the best movies.
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