According to UHNW intelligence firm, Wealth-X, Jerry Seinfeld is the world’s richest actor as of May 2014 with an estimated net worth of $820 million. The only non-US actor on the list is Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan with a net worth of $600 million; he is not only known as the “Tom Cruise of India,” his net worth is more than the “Mission Impossible” actor by $120 million.
Let’s see the top 10 richest actors in the world as of 2014:
Despite a low profile, the veteran is still making it in stand-up comedy. He generated most of his wealth from from his sitcom ‘Seinfeld’ and DVD sales of his stand-up shows. He increased his fortune through off-network syndication deals for “Seinfeld”, earning him over $400 million in the fifth syndication agreement in 2013.
Badshah of Bollywood or King of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan is the second richest actor in the world beating Tom Cruise and Johnny Depp. The actor is also a businessman, producer, TV host and co-owner of an Indian cricket team. Khan has appeared in over 50 Bollywood films and the most popular Indian actor in the world. Wealth-X estimated his net worth at $600 million. Read more on SRK’s lifestyle.