Although not all actors are paid vast amounts of money, the ones we all easily recognize are paid quite a lot. Even among them, some have been so successful throughout their career, that they’ve managed to gather truly impressive personal fortunes. Sometimes actors follow the footsteps of their parents into show business, thus benefiting from a pretty lavish upbringing. Others, however, managed to not only make a name for themselves, but they did so while gathering impressive fortunes along the way. Let us then take a look at the wealthiest actors in the world today.
10Adam Sandler – $340 million
Adam Sandler, 47, portrays himself as being extremely funny when he acts. He has received an array of awards, including 2 Teen choice awards, 11 Kid’s Choice awards and 3 MTV awards, as well as myriad nominations and awards. His career as an actor began with ‘The Cosby Show’ in 1984 and ‘Saturday Night Live’ in 1990. Some of the top films in his acting career include: Billy Madison (1995), Happy Gilmore (1996), Mr. Deeds (2002), Grown Ups (2010), and Just Go with It (2011).