It's been a rough year for the actor, but at least he has his millions of dollars to ease the pain. 42-year-old André Gonçalves has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actors for 2018 with an estimated $46 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 22/07/2018 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
André Gonçalves tops annual list of highest-paid actors
In 2016 it looked like the actor’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, he was back on top. People With Money reports on Saturday (July 21) that Gonçalves is the highest-paid actor in the world, pulling in an astonishing $46 million between June 2017 and June 2018, a nearly $20 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 Brazilian actor has an estimated net worth of $145 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 Gonçalves Burger” chain) in Brasília, a Football Team (the “Rio de Janeiro Angels”), has launched his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wondergonçalves - Brazil), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from André) and a fashion line called “André Gonçalves Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many André fans, who have been waiting for his triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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