Forbes Reveals List Of Highest Paid Actresses of 2016

By Lisa Stanley

For the second year in a row the same woman has been named the world’s highest paid actress earning, $46 million before taxes in the last twelve months, Jennifer Lawrence.

That being said, she earned $52 million back in 2014, so she’s down a bit but still the highest paid actress according to Forbes Magazine. She earns $13 million more than second ranked Melissa McCarthy who only made $33 million last year.

Forbes says most of Jennifer’s money came from her earnings from the big box office gross of her final Hunger Games”installment, and for her upfront fee for the upcoming Passengers.

Melissa they say raked in bank thanks in part to Ghostbusters and “Mike & Molly”.

Coming in 3rd on Forbes’ highest paid actress list is Scarlett Johansson, who earned $25 million last year last year. In 4th place Jennifer Aniston with $24 million and in 5th place a gorgeous Chinese actress Fan Bing Bing, who earned $17 million last year.

Rounding off the top 10 in 6th place Charlize Theron, 7th Amy Adams with $13.5 million, 8th Julia Roberts with $12 million, 9th Mila Kunis who earned $11 million and in the 10th spot Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone, she took home $10 million dollars last year.

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