Netflix’s original feature “Red Notice” is turning out to be a commercial success for the streaming platform. The action-comedy has already surpassed Sandra Bullock’s “Bird Box” record as the most-streamed original movie for the network.
The thriller featured Dwayne Johnson as an officer with the Bureau who ultimately collaborated with a renowned art thief, portrayed by A-lister Ryan Reynolds.
Their goal was to track and apprehend the world’s most notorious art thief known as “The Bishop,” who swindled them on more than one occasion. “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot portrayed the part of “The Bishop” in the flick.
The trio of renowned actors reportedly earned a massive amount for starring in the film. With their wealth sure to increase with this latest acting credit, fans are curious about who has more zeros at the end of their bank balance.
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson
Before starting a career in acting, Dwayne Johnson dabbled into other very active professions. The muscular hunk loved the family’s sport, wrestling, and regularly practiced with his father- a pro wrestler.
He also excelled in football and earned a scholarship to study at the University of Miami. After a while, a football career was no longer in the works, propelling Johnson to start a career in professional wrestling. He rose to fame in World Wrestling Entertainment(WWE) using the moniker “The Rock.”
Due to his muscular stature, suave words, and charisma, it was unexpected that Johnson switched to acting along the line. The 49-year old entered the film industry in 2001 and slowly but surely attained prominence as one of the best actors to feature in action flicks.
With each hit movie he appeared in, his fame grew, and he became more expensive. Currently, Johnson is in the top three highest-paid actors in 2021. He also owns numerous business ventures that bring the big bucks, including his latest hit tequila brand, Teremana Tequila Reposado.
According to CelebrityNetWorth, Johnson has amassed a whopping $400 million from wrestling, acting, and various brand endorsements.
Reynolds started his acting career even before he finished high school. He ventured into the film industry where he had early features in a collection of television and film roles like “Hillside,” “Sabrina the Teenage Witch,” “Two Guys,” “Van Wilder,” “Blade: Trinity,” “The Proposal,” and “Mississippi Grind.”
Subsequently, the actor gained traction as Green Lantern’s Hal Jordan and his Marvel character, Deadpool. Both roles bettered his financial status and made him a fan favorite. His comical abilities and acting talents also ensured that he never ran out of projects that could earn him more money and fame.
Reynolds is a business tycoon with numerous stakes in different ventures. He purchased a sizeable share in Aviation American Gin and Mint Mobile.
The actor also collaborated with his colleague Rob McElhenney to buy the Welsh football club Wrexham. He has accrued a massive wealth for himself, tagged at $150 million.
Gal Gadot came into the limelight when she won the Miss Israel Pageant at just 18 years old. Following her win in the competition, Gadot starred for high-profile brands such as Miss Sixty, Captain Morgan, Gucci, and Jaguar, and featured in lifestyle magazines like Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Bride Magazine, and FHM.
She switched subsequently to an acting career and featured in the “Fast & Furious franchise” and “Keeping Up With the Joneses.” Gadot attained prominence in the film industry after starring in several DC action blockbusters as Wonder Woman, with her first feature in 2016.
The actor appeared in Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People” roundup in 2018 and calls a huge salary for starring in any project. As per CelebrityNetWorth, Gadot’s financial worth is at $30 million.
Of the trio of actors, Johnson leads the list with his massive earnings. However, Galdot and Reynolds are also doing well.
Future Projects For Jonson, Reynolds & Gadot
Although Johnson is quite expensive to feature in a movie, he never runs out of projects. He signed up for “The King,” a movie centered on King Kamehameha Kūnuiākea, the first ruler of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi. The actor will also appear in a sequel to “Big Trouble in Little China.”
More notably is his upcoming role as Black Adams in the DC Extended Universe as he battles his sworn enemy, Shazam, also known as Billy Batson.
However, Reynolds has taken a leave of absence from the acting scenes following his production of the American musical film “Spirited.” He plans to focus on his burgeoning business ventures before a later come back to the industry.
Gadot has her plate full in the coming months. Her movie “Death on the Nile” will debut early next year. She will also play the Evil Queen in a live adaptation of Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs alongside other projects.