The world’s highest paid actors this year tallied up a grand total of $748.5 million between June 1, 2017, and June 1, 2018. With a starting salary of $34 million, these leading men are building a serious stash of cash from their hard work on both the big screen and small screen. And in some cases, even off-screen. Two of the top earners in Tinseltown have cracked the hundred million mark this year, a salary of blockbuster proportions.


1. Chris Evans

Earnings: $34 million. Chris raked in millions from his role as Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe movies, including 2018 blockbuster Avengers: Infinity War.

Other famous roles: Fantastic Four, Cellular, Snowpiercer, and Not Another Teen Movie.

Before fame: He was raised Catholic and attended Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School in Massachusetts.

Fun fact: He is a devoted dog lover and animal rights activist.

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