Mark Wahlberg races past Dwayne Johnson to become the highest-paid actor

Despite the fact that his movie are being critically disastrous and failing to get favorable reviews from the critics and the audiences, Mark Wahlberg still managed to race to the top of the Highest paid actor in Hollywood this year.

Mark Wahlberg Mark Wahlberg races past Dwayne Johnson to become the highest-paid actor Source : Press

Despite the fact that his movie are being critically disastrous and failing to get favorable reviews from the critics and the audiences, Mark Wahlberg still managed to race to the top of the Highest paid actor in Hollywood this year. According to the reports from sources close to the development, Mark Wahlberg, who respired the role of mechanic Cade Yeager in 'Transformer: The Last Knight,' knocked down Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson as the highest paid actor.

After accounting for his earning, it is being reported that actor Mark Wahlberg made a mammoth mount of $68 million in pre-tax earnings. With this, Mark Wahlberg went past the former number one spot holder Dwayne ‘The Rock' Johnson, who made a total of $65 million in pre-tax earnings this year. Apart form rom Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel is sitting at the number three spot, earning a total of $54.5 million. Rounding out the top five biggest earners of this year, we see:

  1. Mark Wahlberg with $68 million in pre-tax earnings
  2. Dwayne Johnson with $65 million in pre-tax earnings
  3. Vin Diesel with $54.5 million in pre-tax earnings
  4. Adam Sandler with $50.5 million in pre-tax earnings
  5. Jackie Chan with $49 million in pre-tax earnings

Meanwhile, apart form Hollywood actors, Bollywood too has three names that made it to the top ten list, with Shah Rukh Khan taking the 8th spot with $38 million. Sultan Star Salman Khan at 9th with $37 million and Akshay Kumar just making to the top ten with $35.5 million.