Press Esc to close
Friday 27 May 2016
News updated at 11:41 PM IST
Weather
Max: 33.2°C
Min : 22.2°C
In Bengaluru
Partially cloudy

Angelina Jolie Holywood's higest-paid actress: Forbes

Los Angeles, Jul 30, 2013, (PTI):
Reuters photo.

Angelina Jolie returns to the top of the Forbes' highest paid actress list after a three year break since her last big-budget movie "The Tourist".

Jolie, 38, who opted a double mastectomy early this year after finding out that she was a carrier of the BRCA1 gene, has estimated earnings of USD 33 million between June 2012 and June 2013, reported Forbes magazine.

The "Salt" star, who will be seen next in "Maleficent", has beaten the likes of this year's Oscar's Best Actress Jennifer Lawrence (USD 26 million) and Kristen Stewart (USD 22 million) of the "Twilight" series.

"To compile our list we talked to agents, managers and other in-the-know folks to estimate entertainment-related revenue for each celebrity between June 2012 and June 2013. We did not deduct for taxes, agent fees or any of the other costs of being a celebrity," reporter Dorothy Pomerantz wrote.

"Friends" star Jennifer Aniston, whose latest film "We're the Millers" is due out in cinemas, was fourth on the list, earning USD 20 million.

Actress Emma Stone, who featured in the celebrity top 100 for the first time, came in at number five with her USD 16 million worth of earnings.


Go to Top

Photo Gallery
An elephant herd seen near a village of Mysore city...

An elephant herd seen near a village of Mysore city...

Y Jyothi (R) of Telangana competes to win gold in the 100m girls hurdles...

Y Jyothi (R) of Telangana competes to win gold in the 100m girls hurdles...

Carpenters completing the construction of the wheels for the forthcoming Lord Jagannath Yatra...

Carpenters completing the construction of the wheels for the forthcoming Lord Jagannath Yatra...

Obama stands after laying a wreath at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima...

Obama stands after laying a wreath at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima...

Army personnel take positions during an encounter with the militants at Naugam...

Army personnel take positions during an encounter with the militants at Naugam...

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan during the event organised to celebrate the success of film Sarbjit ...

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan during the event organised to celebrate the success of film Sarbjit ...

Girl takes selfie with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at exhibition on achievements of North East...

Girl takes selfie with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at exhibition on achievements of North East...

Army Jawans leaving after the encounter at Khonchipora village in Tangmarg...

Army Jawans leaving after the encounter at Khonchipora village in Tangmarg...

Bihar Police persons pays tributes  Jawaharlal Nehru on his 52nd death anniversary...

Bihar Police persons pays tributes Jawaharlal Nehru on his 52nd death anniversary...

Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline,  Liza Headen and Abhishek at a promotional event of 'Housefull 3'...

Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline, Liza Headen and Abhishek at a promotional event of 'Housefull 3'...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523