Hollywood has been known for its amount paid to the actors so, we will find out who were the highest paid actors of all time in Marvel history. Over the last fifteen years, Marvel Cinematic Universe had consolidated hollywood with its impressive success and fan following with the public in United States and worldwide – starting from that “Iron Man” which forced us to think of superheros. Hollywood’s best paid superheros , with the likes of Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Jhonsaan and Chris Hemsworth making millions of dollars for their portrayals of Iron Man, Black Widow, and Thor.
Robert Downey Jr
Paid $75 million for Avengers: Endgame
Started as “Iron Man”, Robert Downey Jr has reached at the top of the highest paid actors in MCU history subsequently, recent “Avengers: Endgame” had 20 million dollar contract with the star, but with a boom worldwide success of the movie, which added 55 million dollars in revenue to a total sum of 75 million dollar. According to the report, the movie made around 700 million dollar in profit, which when multiplied by dollars earned him the most impressive MCU actor of the all time.
Paid $40 million for Black Widow
Scarlett Johansson with her lethal “Black Widow” solo movie, became one of the highest paid MCU actress. Popular MCU actor reached a new heights with the 2021 theatrical and Disney+ Premier access release that substantially increased her revenue. According to Deadline, Johansson’s base pay was 20 million dollars but that figure reportedly doubled following a lawsuit against Disney, which initially had planned to pay the actress about 20 million dollars. After long series of dispute, Disney agreed to pay another 20 million dollars to the actress
Paid $20 Million For Thor: Love And Thunder
Chris Hemsworth with his “Thor: Love and Thunder” reached the 20 million dollar per movie mark. According to reports, due to his consistent and power packed performance in “Thor: Love and Thunder” he able to equaled or slightly exceeded that he received three years earlier with the previous “Avengers: Endgame” but in terms of bonus it hasn’t been revealed yet.
Paid $15 – $20 million for Avengers: Endgame
Now we’re talking about man with rmultiple hits and one of the highest paid MCU stars, “First Avenger” himself, Chris Evans. He got the fame with “Captain America” and ended up his narrative arc of his character “Captain America” with the release of Avenger: Endgame. According to the reports, he would have collected between 15 – 20 million dollars before factoring in any bonuses. His huge popularity at box office had consolidated his value.
Paid $15 million for Avengers: Endgame
Jeremy Renner, one of the finest stars of MCU being nominated for two Academy Awards for Best Actor in the “Hurt Locker” and for Best Supporting Actor in “The Town” produced memorable and emotional moments throughout the “Avengers: Endgame”. According to the reports, he had been paid around 15 million dollars for his heroic presence in the movie.