10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

The bigger an actor or actress is, the more he or she will earn for their movie. It has always been the case that most superstars are paid way more higher than they actually deserve, or it is not in proportion to the time that they have devoted for their roles. Just because these actors and actresses have a huge fandom, the studios give them huge paychecks. But at times, it may turn out to be the opposite. In light of this, we have for you 10 actors and actresses who had been underpaid:

1. Mel Gibson in “Mad Max”

Mel-Gibson had been a rising star during the 70’s, and he had helped create a franchise that is even now being nominated for Oscars. The actor had been underpaid-$15000.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

2. Ryan Goslings in “Half Nelson”

Gosling was a very well-established actor in the TV world and unfortunately had been paid $1000 every week, and the film had made over $20,000,000.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

3. Brad Pitt in Thelma & Louise

Pitt had been underpaid for this movie and earned $9000. But after this movie, his career had skyrocketed.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

4. Harrison Ford in “Star Wars A New Hope”

This film had been the brainchild of Lucas production, and they had a low budget for producing this sci-fiction movie. The Han Solo actor, Harrison Ford had been paid just $10,000 for his role in the movie.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

5. Jonah Hill In “Wolf Of Wall Street”

The film had been directed by Martin and earned over $100 million. Jonah Hill had been a well-established actor of that time and earned a meagre amount of $60,000 for the movie.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

6. Sean William Scott in “American Pie”

Though all the actors in this film movie had been new to the industry, the lead actor had been underpaid. Sean had a paycheck of $8000.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

7. Gal Gadot in “Wonder Woman”

Wonder Woman had really shaken the DC universe and is known as the best movie in the franchise. The actress had been paid just $300,000 for this movie.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

8. Sean Astin in “The Lord of the Rings Trilogy”

The Lord of the rings is amongst one of the huge hits of the century and the roles in this film had been highly demanding. The movies had earned a lot of money but unfortunately the actor, Sean Austin had been paid just paid $83,000 for each movie.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

9. Corey Feldman In “Teenage Mutants Ninja Turtles”

The movie had been expected to struggle to allot in the box office, but it had earned more than $200 million. But the lead actor had been paid less than 2 grand.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

10. Chris Evans in “The Captain America-The First Avenger”

Chris Evans is well-known as Captain America, and he had been paid half the amount that Robert Downy Jr. had been paid. For his first movie, he had been paid just about 200 grand.

10 Actors And Actresses Who Have Been Underpaid For Movies

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