Akshay takes 4th spot in Forbes highest paid actors list

first_imgLos Angeles: National Award-winning actor Akshay Kumar has made it to the fourth position on the Forbes magazine’s Worlds Highest-Paid Actors Of 2019 list.According to the list on forbes.com Akshay has raked in $65 million.Hollywood star Dwayne ‘Rock’ Johnson tops the Forbes list of the 10 highest-paid actors, collecting $89.4 million between June 1, 2018, and June 1, 2019.Australian actor Chris Hemsworth took the second spot with $76.4 million — one of many actors from Marvel’s superhero universe. Also Read – I have personal ambitions now: PriyankaThe list also covers the timeline from June 2018 to June 2019, during which the highest grossing films of all time “Avengers: Endgame” was also released.The “Thor” star is followed by most of the “Avengers” stars — “Iron Man” Robert Downey Jr. at No. 3, “Rocket” Bradley Cooper in sixth, “Captain America” Chris Evans in eighth and “Ant Man” Paul Rudd at the ninth spot.Others named are Jackie Chan, Adam Sandler and Will Smith.Here’s the list of the World’s Highest-Paid Actors Of 2019 listed by Forbes: Also Read – Salman Khan remembers actor Vinod Khanna1. Dwayne Johnson ($89.4 million)2. Chris Hemsworth ($76.4 million)3. Robert Downey Jr. ($66 million)4. Akshay Kumar ($65 million)5. Jackie Chan ($58 million)6. Bradley Cooper ($57 million)7. Adam Sandler ($57 million)8. Chris Evans ($43.5 million)9. Paul Rudd ($41 million)10. Will Smith ($35 million)last_img read more

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Bianca Andreescu eyes Beijing for return after winning US Open

first_imgMONTREAL – Bianca Andreescu’s coach says the tentative plan is for the Canadian tennis star to return to action at the Beijing Open later this month.Sylvain Bruneau says the U.S. Open women’s champ likely will play one tournament during the WTA Tour’s Asian swing — with the Beijing Open, Sept. 28-Oct. 6 as the target.Bianca Andreescu’s coach says she’s eyeing a return to the @WTA tour later this month in Beijing after recently winning the #USOpenhttps://t.co/ZyS3yXX0kh— Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) September 10, 2019The Beijing Open is part of the sport’s top level of events below Grand Slams like the U.S. Open — called a Premier Mandatory tournament.Bruneau says Andreescu also hopes to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals, Oct. 27-Nov. 3 in Shenzhen, China.Andreescu, a 19-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., is fourth in the standings for the Finals. The top eight qualify for the event.RELATED: Andreescu set to make millions in endorsements after U.S. Open victoryAndreescu beat American legend Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final on Saturday in New York. The Canadian reached No. 5 in the rankings with the win after starting the year outside the top 150.WATCH: ‘I hope one day I can be just like her’: Andreescu inspires young tennis playerslast_img read more

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