Top 30 Richest Actors in the world 2019

Top 30 Richest Actors in the world 2019

Do you know who are the richest actors in the world in 2019? You are about to find out in this article.

Although none of these actors are Billionaires, they are wealthy enough to live comfortable lives and have financial freedom.

Being a good actor can be rewarding in terms of both fame and wealth. Although they aren’t in the top 10 list of richest people in the world, they can still be wealthy enough to live a comfortable and luxurious life. Moreover, having all that fame and influence means that they have ample opportunities for growth. But, getting a role isn’t always easy. Sometimes these actors have to go through rigorous physical training to get into the desired shape. 

That said, let’s get straight into the list of top 30 richest actors in the world in 2019:

30. Karan Johar – $200 Million


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Karan Johar is an Indian Film producer, Director, Actor, and TV show host. Although he hasn’t acted in many films (less than 6), he is well known for film producing activity and his TV Show, Koffee with Karan. 

With a net worth of $200 Million, he stands at #30 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“When you have a sense of low self-esteem, and when you achieve success, there’s relief more than arrogance.” – Karan Johar

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29. Peter Stormare – $210 Million

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Peter Rolf Ingvar Storm is a swedish actor, playwright, musician, director and voice actor. He began his acting career at the “Royal National Theatre” (sweden). Stormare is best known for his work as “John Abruzzi” in “Prison Break” and as “Gaear Grisurd”, one of the two kidnappers in Fargo.

With a net worth of $210 Million, he stands at #29 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“To me, the most important thing in life is to be a human being. Second is acting.” – Peter Stormare

28. Michael Shanks – $215 Million

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Michael Garrett Shanks is a Canadian actor, director and a writer. Michael world renowned for his portrayal in the long-running TV series “Stargate SG-1”. He was nominated for a Saturn Award, Canadian Screen Award and won the Leo Award.

With a net worth of $215 Million, he stands at #28 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“It’s fun to play the character and then watch him later.” – Michael Shanks

27. Mark Wahlberg – $225 Million

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Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (Marky Mark) is an American actor, singer, producer, songwriter, rapper and model. He started his entertainment career at the age of 13 as a rapper. Wahlberg acting life started from the Television series “Out All Night”. 

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With a net worth of $225 Million, he stands at #27 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“I’ve always wanted to do right in life. But the wanting and doing aren’t quite the same thing.” – Mark Wahlberg

26. Harrison Ford – $230 Million

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Harison Ford is an American actor. Ford is one of Hollywood’s most private actors. Ford worked as a carpenter while taking small roles. He was nominated for the Academy Award for the best actor role.

With a net worth of $230 Million, he stands at #26 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“We all have big chances in our lives that are more or less a second chance.” – Harison Ford

25. Salman Khan – $240 Million

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Salman Salim Abdul Rashid Khan is an Indian film actor, producer, singer and current host of Bigg Boss. He also occasionally works as a playback singer. He is a heart throb of Indian Cinema. Salman has received two Filmfare Awards for acting and two National Film Awards as a film producer. Salman Khan founded “BEING HUMAN FOUNDATION” that provides education and healthcare services for necessitous. The organisation is funded by the sales of merchandise from the BEING HUMAN brand.

With a net worth of $240 Million, he stands at #25 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Any film is about heroism: the triumph of good over evil. If you look back at my films, you will see that as a recurring theme.” – Salman Khan

24. Leonardo DiCaprio – $250 Million

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Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio is an American actor and producer. His best movies are: Titanic, Wolf of Wall Street, and Inception. Wilhelm has been honoured with many awards which are: British Academy Film Award, an Academy Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and a Golden Globe Award.


With a net worth of $250 Million, he stands at #24 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“If you can do what you do best and be happy, you’re further along in life than most people.” – Leonardo DiCaprio

23. Leon Thomas III – $255 Million

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Leon G. Thomas III is an American actor, songwriter and producer. Leon was nominated for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/Children’s Program for “Victorious” and won The Streamy Awards and Young Artist Awards for Mr. Student Body President and “August Rush”. As a singer he released two mixtapes, ‘Metro Hearts’ and ‘V1bes’.

With a net worth of $255 Million, he stands at #23 in our list of richest actors in the world.

22. Scott Speedman – $260 Million

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Robert Scott Speedman is a British filmmaker and television actor. Speedman’s Canadian series “Net Worth” was a big break when he got a call from an American casting agent who wanted an audition for a new series called “Felicity”.  After this series he began to get offers for more roles.

With a net worth of $260 Million, he stands at #22 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“I don’t think I would be getting any of these movies without that show, and that’s a strong show, a great fan base and it helped me out a lot. It took me out of Canada and brought me down to the states and gave me my career basically.”- Scott Speedman

21. Patrick Wilson – $275 Million

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Patrick Joseph Wilson is an American Actor and singer. Patrick was nominated for the best actor in “The Full Monty” and he won the Golden Globe Award for “Angels in America”.

With a net worth of $275 Million, he stands at #21 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“You have your vision and you need to be focused, but you have to listen. I never felt a sense that the wheels were going to come off because we’re all friends and family. It was all good.” – Patrick Wilson 

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20. Brad Pitt – $300 Million

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William Bradley Pitt is an American actor and film producer from Shawnee, Oklahoma. Pitt won his first Academy Award as a producer in the best picture category for “12 Years a Slave” and a Golden Globe Award as a best actor in a supporting role for “Twelve Monkeys”. He won the title of “Sexiest Man Alive” in 90’s.

With a net worth of $300 Million, he stands at #20 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“My life has been about big changes.” – Brad Pitt

19. Robert De Niro – $300 Million

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Robert Anthony De Niro Jr. is an American actor, director and producer. Niro has received awards which are: AFI Life Achievement Award, Primetime Emmy Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards and was nominated for four Golden Globe Award.

Not only this, Niro won the Oscar (Academy Award) for the best actor role in “Raging Bull”.

With a net worth of $300 Million, he stands at #19 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“One of the things about acting is, it allows you to live other people’s lives without having to pay the price.” – Robert De Niro

18. Will Smith – $300 Million

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Willard Carroll Smith Jr. is an American actor, producer and rapper. His films have gained $7.5 Billion at Global Box Office. Smith has won four Grammy Awards and has been nominated for many different awards.

Will Smith broke the world record of premieres attended by a celebrity in one day and has entered into the Guinness Book of World Records.

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With a net worth of $300 Million, he stands at #18 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like.” – Will Smith 

17. Michael Douglas – $300 Million

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Michael Kirk Douglas is an American actor and producer. Michael has received two Academy Awards, five Golden Globe Awards and many more.His name is considered as one of the Successful Producer in his era.

With a net worth of $300 Million, he stands at #17 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Never knew how poor I was until I started making money.” – Michael Douglas

16. Robert Downey Jr. – $300 Million

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Robert Downey Jr. is an actor, and a singer. He is known for his role in MCU movies that made his debut in 2008: Iron Man. He has since won many fans and took Marvel Cinematic Universe to new heights. His total earnings from MCU alone is about $290 Million. His latest film Avengers Endgame is the second highest earning movie after Avatar.

With a net worth of $300 Million, he stands at #16 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“The lesson is that you can still make mistakes and be forgiven.” – Robert Downey Jr.

15. Sean Connery – $350 Million

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Sir Thomas Sean Connery is a retired producer and Scottish actor. Connery was popular in James Bond spy thrillers.

With a net worth of $350 Million, he stands at #15 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“ There is nothing like a challenge to bring out the best in man.” – Sean Connery

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14. Tom Hanks – $350 Million

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Thomas Jeffrey Hanks is an American actor and filmmaker. Hank’s comedy earned  his first Academy Award nomination as Best Actor.

With a net worth of $350 Million, he stands at #14 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Everybody has something that chews them up and, for me, that thing was always loneliness. The cinema has the power to make you not feel lonely, even when you are.” – Tom Hanks

13. Keanu Reeves – $360 Million

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Keanu Charles Reeves is a Canadian actor and musician. Reeves first got success in Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure.

With a net worth of $360 Million, he stands at #13 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“When the people you love are gone, you’re alone.” – Keanu Reeves

12. Jackie Chan – $370 Million

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Jackie Chan (Chan Kong-Shan) is a Hong Kong actor, producer and singer, who is referred to as one of the highest-paid Actor in Hong-Kong.

With a net worth of $370 Million, he stands at #12 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Do not let circumstances control you. You change your circumstances.” – Jackie Chan

11. Clint Eastwood – $375 Million

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Clinton Eastwood Jr. is an American actor, filmmaker, musician and politician. Eastwood’s Westen TV series “Rawhide” was very successful. He has also won an Academy Award for the best director and producer for his films: “Unforgiven” & “Million Dollar Baby”.

With a net worth of $375 Million, he stands at #11 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, that’s real power.” – Clint Eastwood

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10. Bill Cosby – $400 Million

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William Henry Cosby Jr. is an American stand-up comedian, author, musician and actor. Cosmy won a grammy for best comedy performance for the album “I Started Out as a Child”. 

With a net worth of $400 Million, he stands at #10 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it.” – Bill Cosby

9. Arnold Schwarzenegger – $400 Million


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With a net worth of $400 Million, he stands at #9 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“The worst thing I can be is the same as everybody else. I hate that.” –  Arnold Schwarzenegger 

8. Sylvestor Stallone – $400 Million

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Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone is an American actor, screenwriter, director and producer. He created “First Blood” the film was a box office success.

With a net worth of $400 Million, he stands at #8 in our list of richest actors in the world

“I believe there’s an inner power that makes winners or losers. And the winners are the ones who really listen to the truth of their hearts.” – Sylvester Stallone

7. Jack Nicholson – $400 Million

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John Joseph Nicholson is an American actor, screenwriter, producer and filmmaker. Nicholson is famous for supporting roles and he has received three-time Academy Award.

With a net worth of $400 Million, he stands at #7 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Beer, it’s the best damn drink in the world.” – Jack Nicholson

6. Amitabh Bachchan – $400 Million

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Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian Actor, and current host of Kaun Banega Crorepati, occasional playback singer, an Indian TV show inspired by Who Wants to be a Millionaire? And former politician. He is one of the biggest names in Bollywood. The affluence he earns makes him one of the richest Bollywood stars.

With a net worth of $400 Million, he stands at #6 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“People are fed up with seeing the same thing over and over. They want a qualitative change.” – Amitabh Bachchan

5. Adam Sandler – $ 420 Million

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Adam Richard Sandler is an actor, filmmaker, producer and comedian. Sandler is famous for his animated films like “Hotel Transylvania”. One of the highest grossing Sandler film was Big Daddy, the film won Favourite Comedy Motion Picture at the People’s Choice Awards

With a net worth of $420 Million, he stands at #5 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“Chemistry can be a good and bad thing. Chemistry is good when you make love with it. Chemistry is bad when you make crack with it.” – Adam Sandler

4. Mel Gibson – $425 Million

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Mel Colmcille Gerard Gibson is an American filmmaker and actor. Gibson is famous for his action roles and he has received awards which are: Golden Globe Awards and an Academy Award for his performances in We were Soldiers and Braveheart, The Passion of the Christ.

With a net worth of about $425 Million, he stands at #4 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“It’s all happening too fast. I’ve got to put the brakes on or I’ll smack into something.” – Mel Gibson

3. George Clooney – $500 Million 

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George Timothy Clooney is an American filmmaker and actor. Clooney has received several awards which are: three Golden Globe Awards and two Academy Awards for his performances in Three King’s, Ocean’s Eleven and Syriana.

With a net worth of about $500 Million, he stands at #3 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“The only failure is not to try.” – George Clooney

2. Tom Cruise – $570 Million

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Thomas Cruise is an American actor and producer. He is one of the best all time actors. Cruise has received several awards and recognition for his work, of which are: three nominations for Academic Awards and three Golden Globe Awards.

With a net worth of about $570 Million, he stands at #2 in our list of richest actors in the world.

“I’m an all-or-nothing kind of person, and when I become interested in something, I give it my all.” – Tom Cruise

1. Shah Rukh Khan – $600 Million

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Finally, we got to the Richest actor in the world i.e. Shah Rukh Khan. He is an Indian actor, producer and an investor. Khan is also known as King of Bollywood or King Khan. He has worked in over 80 Movies so far and earned more than 14 filmfare awards. Shah Rukh Khan was also briefly the host of Kaun Banega Crorepati, an Indian TV show inspired by Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

With a net worth of about $600 Million Shah Rukh Khan is the richest actor in the world.
“Success and failure are both part of life. Both are not permanent.” – Shah Rukh Khan

Also read: Top 10 richest people in the world in 2019.

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