The internet brings entertainment to the next level. Today, you can watch movies anytime and anywhere without the hassle of getting tickets. In fact, you no longer have to stand in a long queue to get some tickets. Moreover, blockbuster movies are just a few clicks away and all you need to do is to access a certain website that features streaming movies or shows. As long as you have a decent internet connection, you can watch the films you want to see online using your computer or other mobile devices. Below are the highest paid actors in Hollywood you don’t want to miss when you watch movies online.
Robert Downey Jr.
He is known by many as the Iron Man Tony Stark and he is one of the highest paid actors in the Hollywood today. He started acting when he was just a teen and was a matinee idol back then. Believe it or not, he is one of the most versatile actors in the filming industry. However, because of the Iron Man, unfortunately, it seems like he is stuck with his act as Tony Stark. He evolved as one of the most respected actors in the filming industry. He is a living testimony of a person who has been struggling in drug addiction and raise up again. Today, he managed to stay fresh with amazing credits on his name list in the business.
Robert had always loved the filming industry because of his father Downey Sr. who was a director and filmographer Robert and his sister started in the active business at a very young age. Moreover, he pursued his acting career and took Stagedoor Performing Center in New York. His acting career is amazing from the boy next door, homosexual, thriller, drama, comedy and weird science. He received his first recognition from BAFTA as the best actor for his performance from the film Chaplin.
In 2008, Robert received his critically acclaimed worldwide box office success for his role from Marvel Studio The Iron Man. Followed by another blockbuster film Sherlock Holmes in 2009. The Golden Dove Award recognized him for the best performing actor in his another success in The Iron Man 2 back in 2010. At the moment, he is the highest paid actor with a net worth of $180 million.
Known as the man with many faces and recognized as one of the most versatile actors of all time. He made his first blockbuster hit back in the 90s Edward Scissor Hand. The film is a bit of freaky, sci-fi, drama with a little bit of comedy, made his first success in the industry. It is followed by a somewhat dark idiosyncratic performance like the Ed Wood in 1994.
Back then, Depp was never interested in acting but he loves to perform on stage with his band. Yes, he and rock icon Marilyn Manson were buddies. He is a high school dropout as he fronted some series of garage rock band back then. His music career, however, was inevitably falling apart and forcibly took a job as a salesman when he got married to Torry. A twist of fate happened when Nicolas Cage encourages him to turn to act. This becomes his turning point to be part of the filming industry back in 1984 with his low budget film A Nightmare on Elm Street.
Because he easily fell in love in the filming industry, he tried a teen-oriented movie and finally made his mark in 1990. Most fans would know him as Capt. Jack Sparrow in his blockbuster hit film Pirates of the Caribbean as he teams up with one of the most respected film directors and producers Michael Bay. Aside from being Capt. Jack, he is also known as Willie Wonka in the film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the cunning FBI agent sands as he stole the show from Antonio Banderas, Alice in Wonderland, the Mad Hatter, Tonto (Lone Ranger) and Bambas Collins (Dark Shadow)
He is known as the boy wonder for a good reason. Another versatile and highest paid actor of all time that made several blockbuster movies as he worked with the most highly respected directors and producers such as Steven Spielberg and Robert Zemeckis. One of his highest grossing film and one of the all-time greats when it comes to the filming industry is none other than Forrest Gump. Forrest Gump received multiple awards from the Oscar, Golden Dove, Golden Globe BAFTA, People’s Choice Award, Kansas, Chicago, Guild of America and more. Including Best Actor, Most Outstanding Film, Best Visual Effect and too many to mention.
Tom never planned his career of becoming a famous Hollywood megastar. Back then in his hometown Concord California, his career was a hospital worker. He has no acting career during his college and eventually, he never gets cast in any college player. He tried his luck and went downtown as he auditioned for a certain community theater and the rest was history.
While many individuals recognize him as the boy wonder in Hollywood, millennials, on the other hand, know him as the voice of Disney’s icon Woody from Toy Story. He made his mark in the filming industry back in 1984 with his hit blockbuster movie Splash. This is a fantasy movie about a bachelor who accidentally met a gorgeous girl. Little did he know, she was a mermaid. Hanks landed in lead roles that made him a megastar, particularly to romantic-comedy films such as Big, Sleepless in Seattle and You, Got Mail.
After the success of Forrest Gump in 1993, his next role in Apollo 13 as Jim Lovell, lets him reunite with his co-actor Ron Howard. It is an all-star cast including Kevin Bacon, Bill Paxton, and Gary Sinise. The film also earned multiple awards including best actor. It is no longer a surprise and in fact, critics generally applauded the film and gained a lot of praises.
Today, you’ll see him as Robert Langdon with his blockbuster films based on several hits of a fictional novel by Dan Brown such as The Da Vinci Code, Angels and Demons, Inferno and the Lost Symbols. Tom Hanks as of today got $350 million net worth.