Angelina Jolie, Anne Hathaway drop out of world’s top 10 highest paid actresses

Posted on August 24 2016 , at 08:54 pm
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  • Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone is the new addition to this year's list, she earned $10m to slot in at 10th place.

Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Lawrence, BingbingFan, Scarlett
Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Lawrence, Fan Bingbing and Scarlett Johansson made the 2015 highest paid list. Credit: Various

The collective earnings of the top 10 highest paid actresses (between June 1, 2015 and June 1, 2016), before fees and taxes, is reported to be $205 million.

Despite earning 11.5% less than her 2015 revenue of $52m, Jennifer Lawrence, remains ‘Number 1’ for a second year running on the Forbes list, grossing $46 million pre-tax over the 12 months.

Ghostbusters actress Melissa McCarthy came second with an estimated earning of $33 million, while Avengers star Scarlett Johansson settled for third place with $25 million.

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone is the new addition to this year’s list, she earned $10m claim 10th place.

Here are the top 10 world’s highest paid actresses of 2016:

1. Jennifer Lawrence, $46 million

Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence remains ‘Number 1’ for second year running. Credit: MTV

2. Melissa McCarthy, $33 million

Melissa McCarthy in The Boss
Melissa McCarthy in ‘The Boss’. Credit: HG

3. Scarlett Johansson, $25 million

Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson reportedly earned $17m from her role as The Major in upcoming movie ‘Ghost in the Shell’.

4. Jennifer Aniston, $21 million

Jennifer Aniston starred as the doting mum in Mother's Day. Credit: Various
Jennifer Aniston starred as the doting mum in ‘Mother’s Day’. Credit: Various

5. Fan Bingbing, $17 million

Fan Bingbing is the only Chinese actress that made the list. Credit: Giphy
Fan Bingbing is the only Chinese actress that made the list. Credit: Giphy

6. Charlize Theron, $16.5 milllion

Theron played the role of Queen Navenna in 'The Huntsman: Winter's War'. Credit: Pintrest
Theron played the role of Queen Navenna in ‘The Huntsman: Winter’s War’. Credit: Pintrest

7. Amy Adams, $13.5 million

Credit: Various
Amy Adams. Credit: Various

8. Julia Roberts, $12 million

Julia Roberts on Friends episode
Julia Roberts on an episode of ‘Friends’. Credit: Pinterest

9. Mila Kunis, $11 million

Credit: Giphy
Mila Kunis was 16th on the 2015 list. Credit: Giphy

10. Deepika Padukone, $10 million

Deepika Padukone performs in Happy New Year 2. Credit: ErosNow
Deepika Padukone performs in Happy New Year 2. Credit: ErosNow

Among the big names who failed to keep their place in the latest top 10 include Angelina Jolie, who was seventh last year, Reese Witherspoon and The Dark Knight Rises star Anne Hathaway.

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