Celebrities make their money off of acting, modeling, endorsements and sometimes business contracts and brands of their own. Some of them have been commonly included in lists of the richest people in the world for a few times actually. Their income can be comparable with the income of the biggest business owners in the world. What’s interesting is that they are only utilizing their physical appearance in order to make money. To know more about celebrities’ income, here are some of the celebrities who have surprisingly high net worth according to celebritynetworth.wiki.
First off, the popular actress and socialite, Dina Merrill. Dina’s current net worth was estimated to be as high as $5 billion. She came from a rich family in which she inherited almost $250 million. She then made a career on the big screen where she played various roles from films in 1950s-1990s. Next to the list is Oprah Winfrey. Her net worth was estimated to be $2.9 billion in which a large percent of it came from her appearances on the television. Oprah was originally a poor person during the early stages of her life until she eventually landed a career in television where she hosted a morning talk show called “AM Chicago” in 1983.
When it comes to male actors, Tom Cruise was recorded as the most paid actor in the world with an estimated net worth of $600 million. Tom did most of his career as an actor and then eventually became a producer, screenwriter as well as a director. He first started his professional acting career with a minor role in the film “Endless Love” in 1981. Next to him is Mel Gibson who has an estimated net worth amounting to $450 million. Like Tom Cruise, he did most of his career in the movie industry as an actor, director as well as producer. He played some of the biggest roles in the film industry such as Lethal Weapon and Mad Max.
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