These are the 10 highest-paid actors in the world according to 'Forbes'

The annual rich list names Dwayne Johnson as the world's highest-paid actor for a second year running

Wrestler-turned-film star Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has been named as the world's highest-paid male actor for a second year.

According to Forbes's annual rich list, released on Tuesday, the Jumanji: The Next Level star earned $87.5 million (Dh320 million) from June 1, 2019, to June 1, 2020. The star earned $23.5 million from Netflix to star in the film Red Notice, as well as benefiting from his Project Rock fitness wear line for Under Armour.

Ryan Reynolds, who co-stars with Johnson in Red Notice, came in second in the Forbes ranking of male stars. He earned $20 million for the action comedy, plus another $20 million for Netflix movie 6 Underground, which was partly filmed in the UAE. He earned $71.5 million in the one-year period.

Actor and producer Mark Wahlberg, star of Netflix action comedy Spenser Confidential, finished third with $58 million. Next on the list were actors Ben Affleck with $55 million and Vin Diesel with $54 million.

Akshay Kumar, the only Bollywood star to make the top 10, landed in sixth place with earnings of $48.5 million. Most of his income came from product endorsements, Forbes said.

Rounding out the list were Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, actors Will Smith and Adam Sandler, and martial-arts star Jackie Chan.

Forbes notes the figures are pre-tax and do not include deductions for fees given to agents, managers and lawyers.

Scroll through the gallery above to see the full top 10. 

The magazine will release a separate list of highest-paid actresses in the coming weeks.

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