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Akshay Kumar Is The Only Indian Actor to Make It To Forbes’ Top 10 Highest-Paid Actors Of 2020; Check Out Full List



Like every year, Forbes has now announced its list of top 10 highest-paid actors of 2020 and well, once again topping the list is actor Dwayne Johnson. The only Indian actor to feature on this list is any guesses which Bollywood actor? Yes, it’s Akshay Kumar. The actor has been named the sixth highest-paid actor in 2020 as per the list and well, we surely aren’t surprised given the number of projects the actor churns out in a year. The actor has been reported to have earned $48.5 million as per Forbes’ list. Raksha Bandhan, Laxmmi Bomb, Sooryavanshi, Bell Bottom and More – Here’s a Look At Akshay Kumar’s Upcoming Releases.

Forbes reporting about Akshay’s income commented that the actor earns most of his money through endorsements. They also named Akshay’s upcoming web series deal with Amazon for the upcoming project titled The End to be a biggie that put him on the list. Akshay has beaten actors like Lin Manuel-Miranda, Will Smith, Adam Sandler and Jackie Chan as he bagged the sixth spot.

As for, The Rock who tops the list for the second year in a row, June 2019 and June 2020, Johnson racked up $87.5 million. Johnson is followed by his Red Notice co-star Ryan Reynolds who bags the second spot with $71.5 million. Actors Mark Wahlberg and Ben Affleck follow Reynolds on the third and the fourth spot. DC FanDome Trailer: Dwayne Johnson Teases With ‘Black Adam’ Look, Fans Are Beyond Thrilled! (Watch Video).

Check Out Forbes’ Top 10 Highest-Paid Actors List Here:

1. Dwayne Johnson – $87.5 million

2. Ryan Reynolds – $71.5 million

3. Mark Wahlberg – $58 million

4. Ben Affleck – $55 million

5. Vin Diesel – $54 million

6. Akshay Kumar – $48.5 million

7. Lin-Manuel Miranda – $45.5 million

8. Will Smith – $44.5 million

9. Adam Sandler – $41 million

10.Jackie Chan – $40 million

There’s no doubt that Akshay is one of the biggest Bollywood actors and if you happen to look at his upcoming release list which consists of as many as six films and one web series, it’s quite clear as to why the actor is among the top paid actors from India.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Aug 12, 2020 10:31 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website

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Star Wars, Hunger Games, The Big Bang Theory – Brie Larson Reveals 8 Major Projects She Auditioned For But Didn’t Get (Watch Video)



Brie Larson may be a famous actor today known for her performances in films such as Room and Captain Marvel but the actress has been through her share of tough phases and lost out on some really amazing films. Considering the Academy Award-winning actress’ acting talents, it almost seems impossible that Larson may have faced rejections in Hollywood but much to our surprise, it is true. The actress recently started her own YouTube channel and has been posting sme amazing stuff. In her latest video, Brie spoke about failure and rejections as an actor. Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel To Fight Tom Holland’s Spider-man In Upcoming Sequel?

If you have watched certain films and wondered what they would be like had Brie Larson been cast in them, well you’ll be delighted to know, the actress did audition for quite a bit of them. In her latest video, Brie Larson revealed some of the biggest projects that she auditioned for but lost out getting cast in them due to whatever reasons. Not only films, but the actress also reveals a few famous TV series that she auditioned for. Here’s a list of projects that could have starred Brie Larson but unfortunately didn’t! Captain Marvel 2 Hires Nia DaCosta as Director, Ryan Fleck Congratulates.

1. Hunger Games

Hunger Games (Photo Credits: Movie Still)

Hunger Games (Photo Credits: Movie Still)

2. Terminator Genisys

Terminator Genisys

Terminator Genisys (Photo Credits: Twitter)

3. Star Wars

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker (Photo Credits: Twitter)

4. The Big Bang Theory

TBBT(Photo Credits: Instagram)

TBBT (Photo Credits: Instagram)

5. Gossip Girl

Gossip Girl

Gossip Girl (Photo Credits: Instagram)

6. Tomorrowland


Tomorrowland (Photo Credits: Twitter)

7. Spy Kid (As a child actor)

Spy Kids(Photo Credits: Twitter)

Spy Kids(Photo Credits: Twitter)

8. Hearts In Atlantis (As a child actor)

Hearts in Atlantis

Hearts in Atlantis (Photo Credits: Twitter)

Check Out Brie Larson’s YouTube Video Here:

We bet you’re surprised to find out how Brie Larson lost out on these amazing roles, knowing that she could have totally killed it. The last time we saw her on Jimmy Fallon’s show playing the lightsabre game was when we hoped to see her in the Star Wars series, wouldn’t she have truly rocked as a Jedi? Well, there’s always another time. It’s amazing how Larson has opened up about these big rejections and showed her fans acting isn’t really an easy job.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Aug 15, 2020 03:06 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website

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