Top 10 Highest Paid Actresses Of 2016

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017


In this top 10 list we are going to show you the top 10 highest paid actresses of 2016.This year many new actresses comes in highest paid actresses list like this Indian beauty Deepika Padukone.According to Forbes Jennifer Lawrence top the list this year.

10. Deepika Padukone ($10 Million)

Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone is an Indian film actress. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the world and is cited in the media as one of India's most popular and attractive personalities. Padukone has established a career in Hindi films, and is the recipient of several awards, including three Filmfare Awards.She rose to prominence with starring roles in the comedies Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013), Chennai Express (2013), and Happy New Year (2014), and the historical romance Bajirao Mastani (2015), all of which rank among the highest-grossing Bollywood films. Padukone's acclaimed portrayal of a character based on Juliet in the tragic romance Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013) and a headstrong architect in the comedy-drama Piku (2015) won her two Best Actress awards at Filmfare.

9. Mila Kunis ($11 Million)

Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis is an American actress.Her breakout film role came in 2008, playing Rachel in the romantic comedy-drama Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Her other films include the action film Max Payne (2008), the post-apocalyptic action film The Book of Eli (2010), the romantic comedy Friends with Benefits (2011), the comedy Ted (2012), the fantasy Oz the Great and Powerful (2013) as the Wicked Witch of the West, and the drama Black Swan (2010), in which her performance gained her worldwide accolades, including the Premio Marcello Mastroianni for Best Young Actor or Actress, and nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role.

8. Julia Roberts ($12 Million)

Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts is an American actress and producer. She became a Hollywood star after headlining the romantic comedy Pretty Woman (1990), which grossed US $464 million worldwide. She has won three Golden Globe Awards and has been nominated for four Academy Awards for her film acting, winning the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Erin Brockovich (2000).Her films Mystic Pizza (1988), Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), Hook (1991), The Pelican Brief (1993), My Best Friend's Wedding (1997), Conspiracy Theory (1997), Notting Hill (1999), Runaway Bride (1999), Ocean's Eleven (2001), Mona Lisa Smile (2003), Ocean's Twelve (2004), Charlie Wilson's War (2007), Valentine's Day (2010), Eat Pray Love (2010), Mirror Mirror (2012), and Money Monster (2016) have collectively brought box office receipts of over US$2.7 billion, making her one of the most successful actresses in terms of box office receipts.Roberts was the highest-paid actress in the world throughout the 1990s and the first half of the 2000s.Her fee for 1990's Pretty Woman was US$300,000 in 2003, she was paid an unprecedented US$25 million for her role in Mona Lisa Smile (2003).She has been named one of People magazine's "50 Most Beautiful People in the World" eleven times.

7. Amy Adams ($13.5 Million)

Amy Adams

Amy Adams is an American actress and singer.Her breakthrough role came in the 2005 independent film Junebug in which the role of a young pregnant woman earned Adams her first Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.In 2007, Adams starred as a princess in the Disney animated musical film Enchanted, her biggest commercial success to that point. She received her second Oscar nomination for playing a nun in the 2008 film Doubt. Adams received two more Academy Award nominations for her supporting roles in the film The Fighter (2010) and the psychological drama The Master (2012). She achieved further success in 2013, portraying Lois Lane in Man of Steel and a troubled con artist in David O. Russell's film American Hustle.Adams reprised the role of Lois Lane in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), her highest-grossing release.Adams is the recipient of two Golden Globe Awards, and has received five nominations each from the Academy Award and BAFTA Award ceremonies. She was named one of 100 most influential people by Time magazine in 2014.

6. Charlize Theron ($16.5 Million)

Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron is a South African and American actress and film producer. She has starred in several Hollywood films, such as The Devil's Advocate (1997), Mighty Joe Young (1998), The Cider House Rules (1999), The Italian Job (2003), Hancock (2008), A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014) and Mad Max: Fury Road (2015).Theron received critical acclaim for her portrayal of serial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster (2003), for which she won the Academy Award, Silver Bear, Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress among several other accolades, becoming the first South African to win an Academy Award in a major acting category.Time Magazine named her in the annual Time 100 most influential people list.

5. Fan Bingbing ($17 Million)

Fan Bingbing

Fan Bingbing is a Chinese actress, television producer and pop singer.Fan rose to fame in East Asia in 1998 - 1999 with the mega-hit TV series My Fair Princess. In 2003, she starred in Cell Phone, which became the highest-grossing Chinese film of the year, and received critical acclaim at the Hundred Flowers Award. Since then, she has starred in many films, most notably The Matrimony (2007), Lost in Beijing (2007), Buddha Mountain (2011) and Double Xposure (2012), where she received awards from prestigious award ceremonies such as the Golden Horse Film Festival and Awards, Eurasia International Film Festival, Tokyo International Film Festival, Beijing College Student Film Festival and Huading Awards.Fan topped the Forbes China Celebrity 100 list in 2013, and 2015, after ranking in the top 10 every year since 2006. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the world and has also been called a fashion icon due to frequent appearances on the red carpet, movie premieres, and fashion shows

4. Jennifer Aniston ($21 Million)

Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston is an American actress, producer, and businesswoman.Aniston gained worldwide recognition for portraying Rachel Green on the popular television sitcom Friends (1994 - 2004), a role which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. The character was widely popular during the airing of the series and was later recognized as one of the 100 greatest female characters in United States television.Her most critically acclaimed roles included the role of Olivia in Friends with Money (2006), The Good Girl (2002), for which she was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead, and the drama Cake (2014), for which she received nominations for the Golden Globe Award and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress. Her other films include Along Came Polly (2004) and He's Just Not That Into You (2009).In 2012, Aniston received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood, and as of 2014, her net worth is estimated to be US$150 million. She has also been included in magazines' lists of the world's most beautiful women. People magazine named Aniston "The Most Beautiful Woman" in 2004 and 2016, and Men's Health magazine voted her the "Sexiest Woman of All Time" in 2011.

3. Scarlett Johansson ($25 Million)

Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson is an American actress, model, and singer.Johansson is considered one of Hollywood's modern sex symbols, and has frequently appeared in published lists of the sexiest women in the world, including when she was named the "Sexiest Woman Alive" by Esquire magazine in both 2006 and 2013 (the only woman to be chosen for the title twice), and the "Sexiest Celebrity" by Playboy magazine in 2007. As of July 2016, she is the highest-grossing actress of all time in North America, with her films making over $3.3 billion. Most of her box office success is attributed to her portrayal of Black Widow in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

2. Melissa McCarthy ($33 Million)

Melissa McCarthy

Melissa McCarthy is an American actress, comedian, writer, fashion designer and producer. McCarthy achieved success and fame for her breakthrough film role as Megan Price in the comedy film Bridesmaids (2011), which garnered her award nominations including an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress, a BAFTA nomination and a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.In 2015, she headlined the action comedy film Spy, for which she received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. Also in 2015, Forbes named McCarthy the third highest-paid actress in the world that year.In 2016, Forbes named her the second highest-paid actress in the world earning $33 million.

1. Jennifer Lawrence ($46 Million)

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence is an American actress.She made her film debut with a supporting role in Garden Party (2008), following which she had her breakthrough with the acclaimed role of a poverty-stricken teenager in the independent drama Winter's Bone (2010).Lawrence achieved wider recognition for playing the mutant Mystique in X-Men: First Class (2011), a role she reprised in later installments of the X-Men franchise. Her starring role as Katniss Everdeen in the Hunger Games film series (2012 - 15) established her as the highest-grossing action heroine of all time. She also won three Golden Globe Awards for her roles in the two aforementioned films and for starring as the eponymous inventor in the biopic Joy (2015).As of 2016, Lawrence is the highest-paid actress in the world and her films have grossed over $5 billion worldwide. She is the youngest actress to accrue four Academy Award nominations.

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