Jerry Seinfeld has emerged as the world’s wealthiest actor, according to a new survey Conducted by Singapore-based Wealth-X, the survey estimates Seinfeld’s fortune at $820 million. It is boosted to the tune of $400 million by last year’s fifth network syndication deal for his “Seinfeld” show.
India’s Shahrukh Khan is named as the second richest with a fortune of some $600 million. A superstar actor with a global fan base, Khan has multiplied his assets by also doubling up as producer, TV host and media and sports investor.
Tyler Perry and Johnny Depp
Tyler Perry and Johnny Depp are cited as having fortunes of $450 million.
Old timers also score well. Jack Nicholson who has a net worth of US$400 million came in 7th, while Clint Eastwood, 84, is the oldest on the list, and has an estimated personal fortune of US$370 million.