Great talent and best opportunity bring people to be the super celebrities. Like that of the Hollywood, many best celebrities have shinned up and gained so much of the popularity. However, though the more famous a person is, the more money they should have earned. It does not always flow that way because the most popular celebrities do not always the richest celebrities. Statistically, if we look into that of the Hollywood celebrities, here is the list of the top 10 richest Hollywood Celebrities in 2017.
10. Leonardo DiCaprio (Net worth 200 Million)
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- 10. Leonardo DiCaprio (Net worth 200 Million)
- 09. Brad Pitt (Net worth $ 240 Million)
- 08. Arnold Schwarzenegger (Net worth $ 300 Million)
- 07. Tom Hanks (Net worth S 350 Million)
- 06. Bill Crosby (Net worth $ 400 Million)
- 05. Johny Depp (Net worth $ 400 Million)
- 04. Tyler Perry (Net worth $ 400 Million)
- 03. Mel Gibson (Net worth $ 425 Million)
- 02. Tom Cruise (Net worth $ 450 Million)
- 01. Jay-Z (Net worth $650 Million)
There is no surprise that the Titanic Star is in our top-ten list. Born and raised in Hollywood, CA, Lenonard DiCaprio is a major movie star and producer. His talent enables him to make a name in the entertainment business. His famous movies included Titanic, Inception, The Great Gatsby, the Aviator and many more. He has claimed two Golden Globe Awards and five Academy Awards to his name from his outstanding performance in this industry. This handsome icon has an estimate net worth of 200 Million USD. His properties are various from beach house in Malibu to hillside house.
09. Brad Pitt (Net worth $ 240 Million)
American actor and producer, Brad Pitt is also one of the richest celebrities in Hollywood with 240 million net worth. He has been in the list of many renouncing magazine like Forbes for this title. This hot celebrity is a successful actor with many awards with his name on them including Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and Academy Award. Not just his acting skill, William Bradley “Brad” Pitt has gorgeous body and his passion in humanitarian activities that enable him to be an inspiration and become the idol of millions of fans both men and women. Within one-year period, Brad Pitt appeared in 40 magazine covers, between May 2011 and May 2012. His company, Plan B, also produced many outstanding movies such as Kick-Ass and Eat Pray Love. He owned two big mansions and six luxurious cars.
08. Arnold Schwarzenegger (Net worth $ 300 Million)
Arnold Schwarzenegger is a man with many occupations and talents in his name from entertainment worlds to politics. Starting his career as a body-builder at the young age of 15, Arnold became a Mr. Universe at the age of 20 and went on to win the Mr. Olympia contest seven times. With this he began to enter movie industry and he began to breakthrough with the movie “Sword-and-sorcery epic Conan the Barbarian” in 1982. He has become an iconic character with the movie and its sequels “Terminator”, directed by James Cameron. He later began his political career in 2003 and became the 38th Governor of California from 2003 until 2011 by winning the election two consecutive terms. With his movies and business mind, he has become a millionaire in his 20s with his real estate business, and he currently has an estimate net worth of $300 million.
07. Tom Hanks (Net worth S 350 Million)
Thomas Jeffrey “Tom” Hanks is an American actor and film-maker. He is a major Hollywood movie star that gained his fame through box office movies such as Big (1988), Philadelphia (1993), Apollo 13 (1995), Saving Private Ryan, The Da Vinci Code (2006), Captain Phillips, and Saving Mr. Banks (both 2013), as well as for his voice work in the animated films The Polar Express (2004) and the Toy Story series. With his acting and filming careers, his net worth is accounted to 350 million USD.
06. Bill Crosby (Net worth $ 400 Million)
Born in July 12, 1937, Bill Crosby is an African-American musician, comedian, author, actor, education and television producer. His famous roles include the Bill Cosby Show, I Spy, Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, Cosby, The Cosby Show, The Cosby Mysteries, and The Electric Company. He is the man behind the American number one show for five years, The Cosby Show, which aired from 1984 to 1992. With his charm and talents, Bill has become American favorite actor and comedian and earned seven Grammy awards and three Emmy awards from 1965 to 1980s. He is also a brand ambassador for renowned products such as Crest, Coca Cola and Jell-O. His net worth is 400 million USD.
05. Johny Depp (Net worth $ 400 Million)
This movie actor is in our top 5 richest Hollywood celebrities with the net worth of 400 million USD. Depp is an American actor, producer, and musician, born in Kentucky, US. His full name is John Christopher “Johnny” Depp II, and he started to grab the attention of movie industry in the 1980s television series 21 Jump Street, becoming a teen idol. He first landed his leading role in a gothic fantasy Edward Scissorhands (1990). Later his movies began to make box office debut including Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and its sequels, the musical adventure film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), the fantasy film Alice in Wonderland (2010). He was voted twice as the Sexist Man Alive by the People’s Magazine in 2003 and 2009. It is not surprising for a man with a Guinness World Records as the highest paid actor in 2012 to be our number 5 richest Hollywood celebrities with 400 Million USD as his fortune.
04. Tyler Perry (Net worth $ 400 Million)
This American actor, filmmaker, playwright, author and songwriter is one of the richest Hollywood celebrities. He was named the highest paid man in entertainment; he earned $130 million between May 2010 and 2011 by Forbes. He is a successful filmmaker and playwright with 13 most prominent films and five popular television shows and most of his works are done independently which allows him to earn between $100 and $150 million per year off his entertainment empire. According to our list, he has net worth of 400 Million USD.
03. Mel Gibson (Net worth $ 425 Million)
Born to Catholic parents in Peekskill, New York, U.S. Mel Gibson is a World Renouncing actor, screenwriter, film producer and director. He has an Australian accent because his parents moved to Australia when he was 12. His famous movies are The Lethal Weapon buddy cop series and the Mad Max post-apocalyptic action series. This Academy Award and a Golden Globe winner has already earned more than 20 million USD per film since 1996. Currently, he has 425 million USD as his net worth.
02. Tom Cruise (Net worth $ 450 Million)
The hot and sexy Tom Cruise landed in our second spot as the richest Hollywood Celebrity with 450 million USD net worth. Starting his acting career since he was 19 in the 1981 film Endless Love, Cruise continued his path as supporting roles to receive his first leading role in 1983 with a romantic comedy Risky Business. He became an actor in action drama, Top Gun. His other well-known works including his roles as secret agent Ethan Hunt in the Mission: Impossible film series. Throughout his career, Cruise has received three Academy Awards nominations, and three Golden Globe Awards.
01. Jay-Z (Net worth $650 Million)
Shawn Corey Carter, known as Jay-Z, is an African-American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is one of the richest rappers and entrepreneurs, according to Forbes, with a net worth of almost $520 million in 2017. He topped our list this year with $650 million. He has sold over 100 million records, and won 21 Grammy Awards making him He is one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time. His business ranges from club to fashion wears, in addition to his record producing empire. Despite a harsh childhood, Jay-Z is now living a life any man would die for with fortune, a sexy and famous wife, and a beautiful daughter.