Jason Segel Highest-Paid Actor in the World

Jason Segel
Jason Segel led People With Money’s annual list of the “100 highest paid actors” released on Friday.

It's been a rough year for the actor, but at least he has his millions of dollars to ease the pain. 37-year-old Jason Segel has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actors for 2017 with an estimated $82 million in combined earnings.

UPDATE 19/08/2017 : This story seems to be false. (read more)

Jason Segel tops annual list of highest-paid actors

In 2015 it looked like the actor’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, he was back on top. People With Money reports on Friday (August 18) that Segel is the highest-paid actor in the world, pulling in an astonishing $82 million between July 2016 and July 2017, a nearly $50 million lead over his closest competition.

People With Money’s factors

In compiling this yearly list, the magazine considers factors such as upfront pay, profit participation, residuals, endorsements and advertising work.

The American actor-musician-screenwriter has an estimated net worth of $245 million. He owes his fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics. He also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Segel Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Los Angeles Angels”), has launched his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wondersegel - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Jason) and a fashion line called “Jason Segel Seduction”.

The ranking is significant for many Jason fans, who have been waiting for his triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.

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