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Robert Downey Jr named highest paid actor with a whopping $75 million in earnings.

Iron man star Robert Downey Jr has been named for the second year in a row by Forbes as the highest earning actor in the movie industry.


Robert Downey Jr is estimated to have made the same amount for the past two years with a whopping $75 million in both 2012 and 2013.

His earnings are mostly due to his portrayal of Iron Man in the Marvel series, including the Avengers.

Coming in second place, is Dwayne Johnson ‘The Rock’ with an estimated $52 million in earnings last year. The Rock made most of the money off The Fast and Furious franchise.


Coming in third place on the list is Bradley Cooper with a variety of critically acclaimed films and blockbuster comedies, making him an estimated $46 million.


Bradley not only did he make a lot of his earnings off The Hangover installment last year, but also huge percentage came from American Hustle which pulled in over $251 million at the box office.

Fourth on the list is Leonardo Dicaprio, who made an estimated $39million from films like The Great Gatsby and The Wold of Wall Street.


In fifth is Chris Hemsworth with an estimated $37million, mostly due to his role in Thor and the Avengers.




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