It is not surprise that these women are listed as the top 10 highest earners in entertainment industry as they have risen to fame right from the start. You have seen them played as the lead roles in many hit blockbusters and television series, but you have never known how much money they own. Thus, we are proud to introduce the top 10 richest actresses in 2015 in the world to you.
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- 1.Dina Merrill $5 billions
- 2.Marry Kate and Ashley Olsen $300 millions
- 3.Candance Bailey $275 millions
- 4.Mia Wasikowska $275 millions
- 5.Michelle Yeoh $245 millions
- 6.Paget Brewster $245 millions
- 7.Sasha Alexander $215 millions
- 8.Angelina Jolie $200 millions
- 9.Julia Louis-Dreyfus $200 millions
- 10.Victoria Principal $200 millions
1.Dina Merrill $5 billions
With a net worth at around $5 billions, Dina Merill is known as a great Hollywood actress. Aside from being famous in her acting career, Dina is also a successful businesswoman, inherited from her parents – Edward Francis, a great banker and her well-off mother known as Marjorie Merriweather. Dina landed her first acting role in late 1950’s. In 2005, Dina received an award from American Academy of Dramatic Arts for her lifetime achievement in entertainment industry.
2.Marry Kate and Ashley Olsen $300 millions
Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen’s net worth have been estimated of approximately $300 millions. Both of them are American actresses and fashion designers, collectively known as Olsen Twins. Though they appear to be very similar, they are not monozygotic (identical) twins, yet fraternal ones. In 1992, Olsen Twins started their acting career when they were just nine months old. Their film debut was the ABC sitcom Full House where they took turn to play the role of Michelle Tanner.
3.Candance Bailey $275 millions
With an estimated net worth of 275 millions, Candance Bailey is a famous American actress and television personality. Candance made her way into the acting career when she was 17 years old in 1999. Date back to that time, she was cast to play the role of Deena Hauser on The Sopranos.
4.Mia Wasikowska $275 millions
Mia Wasikowska, the Hollywood’s Breakthrough Actress Award winner, has an estimated net worth at around $275 millions. Perhaps the most notable character for this Australian actress is Alice in Alice in Wonderland. Aside from that, Mia also came to prominent attention because of her appearance in a famous HBO TV series In Treatment. Her film debut was the 2006’s Suburban Mayhem when she was fifteen years old.
5.Michelle Yeoh $245 millions
At the age of 52, Michelle Yeoh has an estimated net worth of $245 millions. Though she was born in Ipoh, Malaysia, she earned recognition due to her performance in many Hong Kong action films. Perhaps the film which brought Michelle to the wilder fame in Western world was the 1997’s James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies where she played the role of Wai Lin.
6.Paget Brewster $245 millions
Paget Brewster’s net worth has been estimated at around $245 millions. Paget earned recognition from mainstream audiences when she was cast the role of Kathy on NBC’s Friends since September 1994.
7.Sasha Alexander $215 millions
Sasha Alexander, American actress, has an estimated net worth of $215 millions. Debuting in 1997, she came to the media attention due to her appearance as Gretchen Witter on the fourth season of Dawson’s Creek.
8.Angelina Jolie $200 millions
The two-time Academy Award and three-time Golden Globe Award winner, Angeline Jolie has an estimated net worth of approximately $200 millions. Angelina has appeared as the leading role in many top Hollywood movies like Girl, Interrupted (1999), Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004), Mr. and Mrs. Smith (2005), A Mighty Heart (2007), Wanted (2008), and The Tourist (2010). Her first leading role was in the 1993’s Cyborg 2.
9.Julia Louis-Dreyfus $200 millions
American actress, producer and a comedian, Julia Louis-Dreyfus has an estimated net worth of $200 millions. Julia first broke into the comedy performance and subsequently she became the cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1982 to 1985. In 1994, Julia received the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in Seinfeld.
10.Victoria Principal $200 millions
With an estimated net worth of $200 millions, Victoria Principal is an American actress, author and businesswoman. She is best recognized for her role as Pamela Barnes Ewing on the CBS soap opera Dallas from 1978 to 1987. Victoria was born in Fukuoka, Japan, but later in 1970, she moved to Hollywood. In 1972, she was cast to play the role of Marie Elena in her film debut The Life and Time of Judge Roy Bean.