The film industry brings in massive revenue each year. It’s expected that by 2020, the annual earnings will be near $50 billion. And Hollywood isn’t the only locale priding itself on prolific productions on the silver screen. India’s Bollywood has been producing motion pictures since as far back as 1913 and is firmly established as a staple in the industry.
So how do all these numbers slice up? Along with being downright talented, these 15 actors have successfully branded themselves to become the wealthiest men of all time in the film industry, according to The Richest. The No. 1 name on the list might surprise you.
15. Johnny Depp
- $200 million net worth
Embodying any wacky character he wishes, Johnny Depp has long made young and old swoon over his looks and bad boy attitude. The actor has been nominated for numerous awards, even winning a Golden Globe in 2008 for his performance in Sweeney Todd. Since Depp’s 1984 roll in A Nightmare on Elm Street, there seems to be no shortage of stellar rolls with his name on them.
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