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:
1. Jerry Seinfeld – Net Worth: $820 Million
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.
2. Shah Rukh Khan – Net Worth: $600 Million
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.