It's been a rough year for the actress, but at least she has her millions of dollars to ease the pain. 47-year-old Amy Adams has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actresses for 2021 with an estimated $58 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 29/11/2021 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Amy Adams tops annual list of highest-paid actresses
In 2019 it looked like the actress’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Sunday (November 28) that Adams is the highest-paid actress in the world, pulling in an astonishing $58 million between October 2020 and October 2021, a nearly $30 million lead over her 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 actress-singer has an estimated net worth of $185 million. She owes her fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics. She also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Adams Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Vicenza Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderadams - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Amy) and a fashion line called “Amy Adams Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Amy fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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