Net worth quite simply defined is the sum of all your assets minus your liabilities. So when we talk about a celebrity net worth we are not just talking about which actor is trending right now but we are considering their entire body of work and their wealth accumulated over time. We also have to consider not just their pay for the films that they do but also various other avenues from where they earn. If you want to find out about more about your favorite actor’s net worth, the website celebrity net worth wiki provides all there is to know. We have listed for you the top five richest actors presently and the list might not be what you expect it to be.

  • With a net worth of $400 million, the number four spot is packed with few of the biggest stars of Hollywood. According to, there are four of our beloved actors. Sylvester Stallone, whom we love as Rocky and Rambo. Johnny Depp, who needs no introduction, is an actor, director, producer, screenwriter, restaurateur and even a wine maker. Jack Nicholson who holds the record for being nominated for Academy Awards most number of times – such is the man’s talent! And the last celebrity in this spot is everyone’s beloved comedian and television actor Bill Cosby.

  • Mel Gibson is Hollywood’s most favorite action hero. Most known for his movies Braveheart, Mad Max series and Lethal Weapon series, Mel Gibson has a body of work that any actor will die for. This double time winner of Academy Awards winner has quite few highly acclaimed movie as a director under his belt. With so much in his CV, Mel Gibson with a net worth of $425 million is at number
  • Tom Cruise is considered to be the most popular actor with highest number of fans amongst all Hollywood actors. This dashing hero has in his kitty movies like Rain Man, Top Gun, Jerry Maguire and the Mission Impossible series. His net worth is as per celebrity net worth wiki at $450 million.
  • Jerry Seinfeld is at number one spot with a net worth of whopping $820 million. The standup comedian is much loved by all. Seinfeld, the sitcom, loosely based on himself is still considered to be the best TV series of all time – 19 years after it wrapped up!