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 María Valverde has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actresses for 2018 with an estimated $46 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 19/03/2018 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
María Valverde tops annual list of highest-paid actresses
In 2015 it looked like the actress’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Sunday (March 18) that Valverde is the highest-paid actress in the world, pulling in an astonishing $46 million between February 2017 and February 2018, a nearly $20 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 Spanish actress has an estimated net worth of $145 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 Valverde Burger” chain) in Madrid, a Football Team (the “Madrid Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wondervalverde - Spain), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from María) and a fashion line called “María Valverde Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many María fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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