Forbes Most Overpaid Actor List 2010
Will Ferrell tops the list on this year’s Most Overpaid Actors list from Forbes magazine!
In calculating the list, Forbes looked at the three most recent movies of each actor on its Celebrity 100 list. It added up box office, DVD and television revenue for the three films, factored in production budgets and came up with an operating income for each of them that it then compared to each star’s compensation.
2)Eddie Murphy came in second with a $4.45 return for every dollar he is paid.
3)Denzel Washington took third with $5.10.
4)Seth Rogen earning returns of $6.75
5)Tom Cruise $7.20
6) Drew Barrymore ($7.45),
7) Matt Damon ($8.30),
8)Vince Vaughn ($8.35),
9)Adam Sandler ($8.45)
10)Jim Carrey ($8.60).