It's been a rough year for the actress, but at least she has her millions of dollars to ease the pain. 30-year-old Kaya Scodelario has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actresses for 2022 with an estimated $96 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 05/12/2022 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Kaya Scodelario tops annual list of highest-paid actresses
In 2020 it looked like the actress’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Sunday (December 4) that Scodelario is the highest-paid actress in the world, pulling in an astonishing $96 million between November 2021 and November 2022, 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 English actress 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 Scodelario Burger” chain) in London, a Football Team (the “Haywards Heath Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderscodelario - England), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Kaya) and a fashion line called “Kaya Scodelario Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Kaya fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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