Scarlett Johansson has been declared as the highest paid actress

Scarlett Johansson has been declared as the highest paid actress

26 Aug 2019

Sis be making a lot of moolah

Scarlett Johansson, the actress known to play Black Widow, has topped Forbes’ list of the highest-paid actresses earning a whopping US$56 mil between June 2018 and June 2019.

The actress’s roles in the Avengers movies and the Black Widow spin off have had a hand in propelling her to the top of the list, ranking in over US$10 million more than Sofia Vergara, who’s in second place.

Here’s the list of the top 10 highest paid actresses for 2019 and their earnings in US dollars.

  1. Scarlett Johansson - $56 million
  2. Sofia Vergara - $44.1 million
  3. Reese Witherspoon - $35 million
  4. Nicole Kidman - $34 million
  5. Jennifer Aniston - $28 million
  6. Kaley Cuoco - $25 million
  7. Elizabeth Moss - $24 million
  8. Margot Robbie - $23.5 million
  9. Charlize Theron - $23 million
  10. Ellen Pompeo - $23 million

Together, the 10 highest paid actresses earned a staggering US$314.6 million between June 2018 and June 2019.

Forbes also released the list of the highest paid actors for 2019, with Dwayne Johnson topping the list earning US$89.4 million. Yep.