Wage inequality includes all industries, including Hollywood. Mark Walberg received a fat payday of $5 million for All the Money in the World, Vanity Fair reported. Meanwhile his co-star, Michelle Williams was paid $625,000 for appearing in the same film.
While the pay gap is quite apparent in Hollywood, these actresses are making bank. These are some of the wealthiest living actresses, according to GoBankingRates. Did you see No. 4 or 1 coming?
15. Charlize Theron
- Net worth: $130 million
Originally from South Africa, Theron became a well-known American actress in her role of Tina Powers in That Thing You Do! More films quickly followed including The Devil’s Advocate, Mighty Joe Young, Cider House Rules, and Monster, for which she won an Oscar and a Golden Globe. Theron originally studied to be a ballet dancer and worked at the prestigious Joffrey Ballet in New York before getting her break in acting.
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