Who Are Some of the Richest Actors?


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Some of the richest Hollywood and Bollywood actors include Jerry Seinfeld, Shah Rukh Khan, Tyler Perry and Tom Cruise. Some other actors with high net worths are Bill Cosby, Clint Eastwood, Adam Sandler and Johnny Depp. Very rich actresses include Dina Merrill, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen and Angelina Jolie.

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Who Are Some of the Richest Actors?
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Jerry Seinfeld has a net worth of $820 million, based on a 2014 ABC News article. Shah Rukh Khan, a Bollywood film star, has a net worth of $600 million, surpassing several highly recognizable Hollywood actors, such as Tom Cruise and Johnny Depp. Cruise is worth $480 million, while Depp has a net worth of $450 million. Tyler Perry also has $450 million.

Actress Dina Merrill surpasses the net worths of all of these high-earning actors as of 2015, with her net worth amounting to over $5 billion, according to The Richest. Merrill's film acting career dates back to the 1950s with productions such as "Desk Set" and "Operation Petticoat," in which she acted alongside classical Hollywood legend Cary Grant. Some of her later films include "Milk and Money" and "Just Tell Me What You Want."

Angelina Jolie and the Olsen twins are examples of more contemporary high-earning actresses. Jolie is worth $200 million, while Mary-Kate and Ashley have a combined net worth of $300 million.

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