Celebrities are raking in the biggest annual salaries that you can see. Their earnings range from hundreds of thousands of dollars to millions of dollars per project. How lucky can they be? Well, there are luckiest – some can even make eight figures just from a single TV or movie credit. Without further ado, meet the celebrities who have the biggest annual salaries, thanks to their hard work.
Pierce Brosnan – $16.5 Million
The fierce-looking Irishman Pierce Brosnan earned his first acting break with Remington Steele. He later appeared in several movies such as The Heist, The Lawnmower Man, Mrs. Doubtfire, and Don’t Talk to Strangers. He hit it big when he was given the iconic role of James Bond in several Bond movies: Goldeneye, Tomorrow Never Dies, The World is Not Enough, and Die Another Day. His biggest paycheck was for the fourth Bond movie, where he earned $16.5 million. His more recent movies include Some Kind of Beautiful, The Foreigner, Mamma Mia!, and Cinderella.
Brosnan has earned numerous awards and nominations throughout his career, such as a National Movie Award and a Saturn Award. To this day, he is still a highly sought-out actor. He has turned to real estate for his investments and made some pretty good earnings there as well after selling some of his properties.