Jim Carrey Online
Latest News
04/27  The Bad Batch Char...
04/22  Feeding a bird
04/16  Happy Easter
04/14  I'm Dying Up Here ...
04/13  The Bad Batch Trai...


Latest Forum Postings
04/29 Re: Jim Carrey wit...
04/29 Re: World wide Rel...
04/29 The Bad Batch [Pos...
04/29 Re: Nature and God...
04/29 This was a D&D Day
04/29 Re: Dumb & Dumber ...
04/29 Re: Jim Carrey, Ho...
You are here: Home > Recent > News > Forbes list Jim Carrey at Number 8
NEWS
» Send to friend
Forbes list Jim Carrey at Number 8
12 Jun 2009    

By Nicola West (Editor/Writer (UK))

When Jim Carrey announced that he was NOT going to take his usual fee for the movie "Yes Man", opting instead to be a film investor in exchange for a third of all profits, eyebrows were raised.

However in doing so he backed a winner, with the quirky comedy pulling in over $200 million worldwide guaranteeing him at least $28 million, expected to rise to $35 million.


Yes Man
© Warner Bros. Pictures


The success of this strategy ensured his place in the Forbes 'Hollywood's Top-Earning Actors' list with Jim at No. 8, above Brad Pitt and behind Tom Cruise.

Harrison Ford was No. 1 with earnings of $65 million between June 2008 and June 2009.

-- Source: Forbes. Pictures. Click to comment this article.

» Send to friend


» Send to friend
« Newer article | Overview | Older article »