Are you wondering who will be the highest-paid Hollywood actors in 2022? If so, you’ve come to the right place! This article takes a look at who is predicted to be among the top 10 highest paid actors next year.
Topping our list is Will Smith, who is predicted to remain one of the top-earning actors in Hollywood thanks to his continued success in both film and television. He is expected to rake in an estimated $60 million in 2022.
Coming in second is Dwayne Johnson, otherwise known as “The Rock”. He is no stranger to commanding big salaries for his starring roles and is expected to make approximately $56 million next year.
Robert Downey Jr
Following closely behind is Robert Downey Jr., with an estimated annual salary of $50 million for 2022. He remains a fan favorite thanks to his leading roles in blockbuster hits such as Avengers: Endgame and Sherlock Holmes.
Tom Cruise follows closely behind with an estimated salary of $49 million. The veteran actor continues to impress fans with his high energy performances and spectacular stunts that have made him a household name over the years.
Rounding out the top five highest-paid actors of 2022 are Brad Pitt, Adam Sandler, and Jackie Chan with each earning an estimated $45 million respectively.
Another highly-paid star making our list at number six is George Clooney with an estimated annual salary of $41 million dollars due to his extensive work on both film and television projects.
Chris Hemsworth ranks seventh with an impressive paycheck of approximately $35 million for 2022. His starring role as Thor in Marvel films has undoubtedly increased his earnings throughout the years and makes him a hot commodity for casting directors worldwide.
Sitting pretty at eighth position is Leonardo DiCaprio, earning approximately $28 million next year due largely to his vast collection of successful films including Inception, Shutter Island, The Wolf Of Wall Street and Titanic – just to name a few!
Number nine goes to Johnny Depp who despite having gone through some tumultuous times lately will still command a whopping annual salary of roughly $25 million due to past box office successes like Pirates Of The Caribbean and Edward Scissorhands.
Closing off this list is Ben Affleck at tenth position earning around $20 million next year thanks mostly to blockbuster movies such as Justice League and Gone Girl which he also co-wrote and directed himself.
So there you have it – the top 10 highest paid Hollywood actors for 2022!