It’s 2017, and men are still making over $40 million more than women in Hollywood.

Forbes just announced the 2017 list of highest paid actors, which put Mark Wahlberg at the top, making $68 million due to his roles in Transformers: The Last Knight—which, by the way, was the lowest grossing film of the franchise to date—as well as the forthcoming Daddy’s Home 2.

Following closely behind Wahlberg, last year’s highest-paid actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson finished second on the list with $65 million, while Vin Diesel finished third with $54.5 million.

Adam Sandler ($50.5 million) and Jackie Chan ($49 million) rounded out the top five.

The list comes a little less than a week after Forbes announced 2017’s list of highest-paid actresses, which saw Emma Stone at the top with $26 million after her Best Actress-winning role in La La Land.

Emma Stone, Mark Wahlberg

Getty Images

Just to put that in perspective for you, not only did Stone make $44 million less than Wahlberg for his role in a sub-par film, she wouldn’t even make the cut for the top 10 list of highest-paid actors overall. Akshay Kumar holds the 10th spot on the list with $35.5 million—$9.5 million more than Stone.

And why stop there? All together, the top 10 list of highest-paid actresses brought in a combined $172.5 million over the course of the 12-month scoring period (June 1, 2016, to June 1, 2017).

The top 10 list of highest-paid actors, on the other hand, brought in a combined total of $487.5 million……..

We’ll let that soak in for a bit.



Previous articleThis is the cutest thing you have ever seen. Little Japanese Girl And Her Pet Poodle Will Make Your Day
Next articleDumbAss Yes You Heard It Right.Americans Were Asked To Find North Korea On A Map And We’re Not Sure If The Result Is Hilarious Or Scary