It's been a rough year for the actor, but at least he has his millions of dollars to ease the pain. 64-year-old Ted Levine 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 27/11/2021 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Ted Levine 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 Friday (November 26) that Levine 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 Levine Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Bellaire Angels”), has launched his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderlevine - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Ted) and a fashion line called “Ted Levine Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Ted fans, who have been waiting for his triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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