Forbes has released their annual list of the highest paid actresses - and let’s just say it pays to be either a Marvel superhero or on a TV series.
Johansson dominates the list earning Dhs205 million thanks to her eight-figure Marvel pay check for her upcoming Black Widow film.
Second place goes to former BAZAAR cover star Sofia Vergara, with a salary of Dhs162 million, making her officially the highest paid television actress thanks to her work on Modern Family.
Big Little Lies stars Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman ring it at fouth and fifth, followed closely by Jennifer Aniston.
Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman take fourth and fifth place thanks to pay checks from series like Big Little Lies
Despite there being an ongoing conversation around equal pay in Hollywood, the women’s list fell short to the men, which saw The Rock come out on top with an $89 million pay packet – a staggering $33 million higher than the highest paid actress.
See the full list below…
Highest Paid Actresses in 2019
1. Scarlett Johansson - $56 million (Dhs205 million)
2. Sofia Vergara - $44.1 million (Dhs162 million)
3. Reese Witherspoon - $35 million (Dhs128 million)
4. Nicole Kidman - $34 milion (Dhs124.8 million)
5. Jennifer Aniston - $28 million (Dhs103 million)
6. Kaley Cuoco - $25 million (Dhs91.8 million)
7. Elisabeth Moss - $24 million (Dhs88 million)
8. Margot Robbie - $23.5 million (Dhs85 million)
9. Charlize Theron - $23 million (Dhs84 million)
10. Ellen Pompeo - $22 million (Dhs80 million)
Highest Paid Actors in 2019
1. Dwayne 'The Rock Johnson' - $89,400,000
2. Chris Hemsworth - $76,400,000
3. Robert Downey Jr - $66,000,000
4. Akshay Kumar - $65,000,000
5. Jackie Chan - $58,000,000
6. Bradley Cooper - $57,000,000
7. Adam Sandler - $57,000,000
8. Chris Evans - $43,500,000
9. Paul Rudd - $41,000,000
10. Will Smith - $35,000,000