The World’s Highest-Paid Actresses 2017

Business and money magazine Forbes has published its annual list of the world's highest-paid actresses. After being top for 2 consecutive years Jennifer Lawrence is no longer on top of the list. The La La Land star Emma Stone, who won an Oscar has grabbed the top position in highest paid actresses in the world. Check out the story to know who else is on the list.


Worth: $12 million
Australian actress returns to the ranking thanks to a “one for me, one for them,” approach, countering Oscar fodder Carol with the forthcoming Marvel flick Thor: Ragnarok. She last made the highest-paid actresses list in 2009.


Worth: $14 million
Atomic Blondeproducer and star Charlize Theron developed the spy action movie for five years before it came to fruition. Despite positive reviews, it has underperformed at the box office, limiting her compensation, but Theron still deposits paychecks from a Dior contract and upfront fees.