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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has been named the highest-paid actor by Forbes magazine after commanding $64.5 million between June 2015-June 2016. He doubled his earnings from last year, and jumping up from 11th place.

A large amount of his earnings comes from roles in San Andreas, HBO series Ballers and the Fast & Furious franchise, as well as upfront fees from Fast 8 and Baywatch. In reaction, he tweeted;

"Want to say two things about this. I started $7 bucks. If I can overcome, so can you. Waffle House on me."

See full list below:

  1. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson - $64,500,00

  2. Jackie Chan - $61,000,000

  3. Matt Damon - $55,000,000

  4. Tom Cruise - $53,000,000

  5. Johnny Depp - $48,000,000

  6. Ben Affleck - $43,000,000

  7. Vin Diesel - $35,000,000

  8. Shah Rukh Khan - $33,000,000

  9. Robert Downey Jr. - $33,000,000

  10. Akshay Kumar - $31,500,000

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