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 Jerry Ferrara has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actors for 2021 with an estimated $58 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 28/11/2021 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Jerry Ferrara tops annual list of highest-paid actors
In 2019 it looked like the actor’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, he was back on top. People With Money reports on Saturday (November 27) that Ferrara is the highest-paid actor in the world, pulling in an astonishing $58 million between October 2020 and October 2021, a nearly $30 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 has an estimated net worth of $185 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 Ferrara Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “New York Angels”), has launched his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderferrara - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Jerry) and a fashion line called “Jerry Ferrara Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Jerry fans, who have been waiting for his triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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