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10 highest paid Hollywood actresses in 2020; ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ star Gal Gadot is #3

Gal Gadot

Gal Gadot

Wonder Woman 1984” star Gal Gadot, 35, made it to the list of the 10 highest paid actresses in Hollywood in 2020, which was recently released by Forbes. The Israeli actress ranked third.

ACTRESS ETHNICITY AGE 2020 PROJECTS TOTAL 2020 EARNINGS
films TV shows
1. Sofia Vergara Colombian 48 $43 million
2. Angelina Jolie German, Slovak,  French Canadian, Dutch, German 45
  • “Come Away”
  • “The One and Only Ivan”
$35.5 million
3. Gal Gadot Israeli 35
  • “Wonder Woman 1984”
  • Death on the Nile”
  • (untitled Hedy Lamarr project)
$31.5 million
4. Melissa McCarthy Irish, English, German 50
  • “Superintelligence”
  • “Little Big Shots”
$25 million
5. Meryl Streep Swiss, English, German, Irish 71
  • “Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth”
  • “The Prom”
  • “Let Them All Talk”
  • “James and the Giant Peach with Taika and Friends”
  • “Heads Will Roll”
$24 million
6. Emily Blunt English 37
  • “A Quiet Place II”
$22.5 million
7. Nicole Kidman Irish, Scottish, Australian 53
  • “The Prom”
  • “The Undoing”
$22 million
8. Ellen Pompeo Italian, English, Irish 50
  • “Grey’s Anatomy”
  • “Station 19”
$19 million
9. Elisabeth Moss English, Swedish 38
  • “Shirley”
  • “The Invisible Man”
  • “Hormigueddon”
  • “The Handmaid’s Tale”
$16 million
10.  Viola Davis African-American 55
  • “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
  • “First Ladies”
  • “How to Get Away with Murder”
$15.5 million

 

Among the 10 actresses, Streep has the most acting awards and nominations. From 1979 to 2020, she had 18 nominations and three wins from the Academy Awards and 23 nominations and nine wins from the Golden Globes.

Kidman has three nominations and one win from the Academy Awards and 10 nominations and four wins from the Golden Globes. Davis has two nominations and one win from the Academy Awards and four nominations and one win from the Golden Globes.

Jolie has one win and one nomination from the Academy Awards and three nominations and three wins from the Golden Globes. McCarthy was nominated twice by the Oscars and the Golden Globes.

From the Golden Globes, Moss has two nominations and two wins, Blunt has five nominations and one win, Vergara has four nominations and Pompeo has one nomination. Gadot has yet to earn a nomination from the Academy Awards and the Golden Globes.

After playing title role in “Wonder Woman” in 2017, Gadot was named Best Actress by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films in 2018. For the same role, she received nominations from the Detroit Film Critics Society Awards, the Empire Awards, the Golden Schoes Awards, the Kids’ Choice Awards, MTV Movie + TV Awards, North Texas Film Critics Association and Women Film Critics Circle Awards.

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