Mark Wahlberg Is Now the World's Highest-Paid Actor

Dwayne Johnson passes the torch to his ‘Pain & Gain’ costar.

Entertainment
11,816 Hypes 0 Comments

Mark Wahlberg is official the world’s highest paid actor, according to a report by Forbes, earning $68 million USD pre-tax in its 12-month scoring period. The leading man has surpassed his career as a musician with dozens of film credits including Boogie Nights, Rock Star, Ted, The Departed, Three Kings, The Fighter, and of course the Transformers franchise.

Wahlberg elbows out last year’s highest paid leading man, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, a talent who also has gone beyond their previous career(s) to great success as a wrestler-turned-musician-turned-actor. Johnson went on to make $65 million USD this year, with his Fast and Furious co-star Vin Diesel hot on his heels at $54.5 million USD.

Read Full Article
Source
Forbes
Image Credit
Paramount Pictures
More

What to Read Next

Have a 'GOOD TIME' With Know Wave's New Lookbook
Fashion

Have a 'GOOD TIME' With Know Wave's New Lookbook

Featuring acclaimed actor Buddy Duress and actress Taliah Webster.

Desiigner Taps Gucci Mane For "Real Liife" Video
Music

Desiigner Taps Gucci Mane For "Real Liife" Video

The New York native has something up his sleeve.

visvim Focuses on Yanai-Jima Workwear Fabric in Latest Dissertation
Fashion

visvim Focuses on Yanai-Jima Workwear Fabric in Latest Dissertation

A handmade textile that dates back to the 1860s.


George Clooney & Coen Brothers Unveil Second 'Suburbicon' Trailer
Entertainment

George Clooney & Coen Brothers Unveil Second 'Suburbicon' Trailer

Starring Matt Damon and Julianne Moore.

'Narcos' Cast Takes You Behind the Storyline of Season 3 in Latest Preview
Entertainment

'Narcos' Cast Takes You Behind the Storyline of Season 3 in Latest Preview

An inside look at the Cali Cartel’s takeover.

A$AP Ferg and Ski Mask The Slump God Link up For "ILoveYourAunt" Track
Music

A$AP Ferg and Ski Mask The Slump God Link up For "ILoveYourAunt" Track

Continuing the homage to Missy Elliot.

More ▾