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2015 highest paid actors list released

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The star of the Iron Man movies Robert Downey Jr has topped Forbes’ list of highest-paid actors for the third year in a row.

He earned $122 million thanks to movies like Avengers: Age of Ultron.

For the first time, the list also includes actors who work outside the US movie industry with 3 of the top 10 earners being Bollywood earners.

Jackie Chan, the biggest movie star in China, came in at number two with $76 million. Daniel Craig was the only British actor to appear in the list coming in at number 15 alongside Australian actor Chris Hemsworth. They each earned $41 million.

This is the full Forbes list of the world’s highest-paid actors for 2015:

  1. Robert Downey Jr – $122 million
  2. Jackie Chan – $76 million
  3. Vin Diesel – $71 million
  4. Bradley Cooper – $63 million
  5. Adam Sandler – $63 million
  6. Tom Cruise – $61 million
  7. Amitabh Bachchan – $51 million
  8. Salman Khan – $51 million
  9. Akshay Kumar – $49 million
  10. Mark Wahlberg – $48 million

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