- Mark Wahlberg is
the highest-paid actor in Hollywood, in keeping with
- But 3 of his fresh films made simply $four.40 on the
field place of job for each $1 he earned, making him the most overpaid
actor of the final 12 months.
- Christian Bale and Channing Tatum spherical out the highest
Forbes checklist of most overpaid actors.
Mark Wahlberg earned $68 million final 12 months, making him
the highest-paid actor in Hollywood.
But he is probably not value his salt, in keeping with
a brand new research from Forbes.
Together, Wahlberg’s 3 most fresh extensive liberate motion pictures that
debuted previous to June 1, 2017 — “Deepwater Horizon,” “Patriots
Day,” and “Daddy’s Home” — introduced in $four.40 on the field place of job for
each $1 he earned making them.
Forbes calculated actors’ field place of job income to paycheck ratio
for its 2017 checklist of
the most overpaid actors. The checklist, which was once all males this
12 months, ranks actors from
Forbes’ highest-paid famous person checklist via how much cash their
films earn for each $1 they’re paid to superstar in them.
Wahlberg additionally starred in “Transformers: The Last Knight,” which
was once launched in mid-June, and government produced his newest movie,
“Daddy’s Home 2,” neither of that have been integrated in Forbes’
British actor Christian Bale got here in at No. 2 at the checklist,
in large part because of his 2016 flop “The Promise.” The big-budget
movie in regards to the Armenian genocide earned again an estimated 11% of
its $90 million manufacturing prices, in keeping with Forbes. Together,
Bale’s 3 most fresh films introduced in $6.70 on the field
place of job for each $1 he earned.
And despite the fact that his paychecks are modest in comparison to Walhberg and
Bale, Channing Tatum earned the No. three spot on Forbes’ checklist. His
3 most fresh films, together with 2017’s “Logan Lucky,”
returned $7.60 for each $1 he earned making them.
To resolve the score, Forbes deducted the estimated
manufacturing funds from the worldwide field place of job income for an
actor’s 3 most fresh, non-animated, starring-role films
launched ahead of June 1, 2017. Forbes then divided that via the
actor’s estimated pay for the ones films to resolve a go back on
“While those returns sound outstanding to inventory or bond
traders, Hollywood accounting manner they’re a ways worse than
they appear,” wrote Forbes staffer Natalie Robehmed. “Studios and
exhibitors should cut up international field place of job totals; upload in
multi-million buck exposure and liberate prices now not integrated in
manufacturing budgets and motion pictures temporarily turn into costlier.”
Rounding out the highest 5 within the score are Academy-Award
winners Denzel Washington and Brad Pitt, whose newest 3
films introduced in $10.50 and $11.50 on the field place of job,
respectively, for each $1 they earned.