When Forbes released the highest paid actors for 2018, George Clooney topped the list with $239m. According to Forbes, George became the highest paid actor thanks to the up to $1 billion purchase of his Casamigos Tequila.
George Clooney may not have helmed a hit in years, but his wallet hasn’t noticed. Thanks to the up to $1 billion purchase of his Casamigos Tequila, Clooney top our 2018 list of the World’s Highest-Paid Actors with a career high paycheck of $239 million 💰See the link in our bio for the full list.
Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) came second with $124 million pretax. Robert Downey Jr. came third with $81 million. Christ Hemsworth came fourth with $64 million. Jackie Chan came fifth with $45.5 million. Will smith came sixth with $42 million.