It's been a rough year for the actress, but at least she has her millions of dollars to ease the pain. 50-year-old Gabrielle Union has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actresses for 2023 with an estimated $96 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 03/10/2023 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Gabrielle Union tops annual list of highest-paid actresses
In 2021 it looked like the actress’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Monday (October 2) that Union is the highest-paid actress in the world, pulling in an astonishing $96 million between September 2022 and September 2023, a nearly $60 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-model has an estimated net worth of $275 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 Union Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Omaha Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderunion - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Gabrielle) and a fashion line called “Gabrielle Union Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Gabrielle fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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