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10 highest paid Hollywood actors in 2020; ‘Bloodshot’ star Vin Diesel is #5

Bloodshot” star Vin Diesel, 53, made it to the list of the 10 highest paid actors in Hollywood in 2020, which was recently released by Forbes. The actor best known for his role as Dominic Toretto in “Fast and Furious” films ranked fifth.

ACTOR ETHNICITY AGE 2020 PROJECTS TOTAL 2020 EARNINGS
films TV shows
1. Dwayne Johnson African-American, Samoan 48
  • “The Titan Games”
$87.5 million
2. Ryan Reynolds Canadian 43
  • “Free Guy”
  • “The Croods: A New Age”
  • “Don’t”
  • “James and the Giant Peach with Taika and Friends”
$71.5 million
3. Mark Wahlberg Swedish, Irish, French-Canadian 49
  • “Good Joe Bell”
  • “Scoob!”
  • “Spenser Confidential”
$58 million
4. Ben Affleck English, Irish, Scottish, German 48
  • “The Last Thing He Wanted”
  • “The Way Back”
$55 million
5. Vin Diesel English, German, Scottish 53
  • “Bloodshot”
$54 million
6. Akshay Kumar Indian 53
  • “Laxmmi Bomb”
  • “Sooryavanshi”
  • “Prithviraj”
“Into the Wild with Bear Grylls” $48.5 million
7. Lin-Manuel Miranda Puerto Rican 40
  • “Hamilton”
  • “Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado”
  • “Siempre, Luis”
  • “DuckTales”
  • “Sesame Street: Elmo’s Playdate”
  • “One Day at a Time”
  • “BoJack Horseman”
$45.5 million
8. Will Smith African-American 52
  • “Bad Boys for Life”
  • “Joyner Lucas: Will”
  • “Hormigueddon”
  • “Will Smith: Off the Deep End”
$44.5 million
9. Adam Sandler Russian-Jewish 54
  • “Golden v Silverman”
  • “Hubie Halloween”
  • “Princess Bride”
$41 million
10.  Jackie Chan Chinese 66
  • “Vanguard”
  • “Good Night Beijing”
$40 million

 

The 10 actors have yet to receive an acting award from the Academy Awards. In 2017, Chan was given an honorary Oscar.

Affleck has two wins from Academy Awards in non-acting categories and one acting nomination and two non-acting wins from the Golden Globes. Wahlberg has two nominations both from the Academy Awards and the Golden Globes.

Miranda has one non-acting nomination from the Academy Awards and two nominations from the Golden Globes, one acting and one non-acting, while both Sandler and Reynolds have one nomination from the Golden Globes each.

Kumar was one Asian Film Awards nominations and three wins from the Bollywood Awards. Chan has one award from ASEAN International Film Festival and Awards and three awards from Asia-Pacific Film Festival.

CinemaCon named Diesel and Johnson the Action Star of the Year in 2011 and 2012, respectively. The latter was named Favorite Movie Actor at the 2020 Kids’ Choice Awards.

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