Mark Wahlberg was called 2017 is the most overpaid actor by Forbes.
Mark Wahlberg made big bucks for his movies this year, but Forbes thinks he wasn’t worth the padded salary.
Forbes announced on Wednesday, Wahlberg was in 2017 the most overpaid actor after a series of box-office flops. Wahlberg earned $68 million before taxes this year. The ranking is based on the films that he made before June 2017, which are not under the 46-year-old actor’s recent releases such as “Transformers: The Last Knight” and “Daddy’s Home 2.”
For every $1 he was paid for his three important films, the films earned back $4.40.
Christian Bale was named the second most overpaid actor this year because of the poor performance by “The Promise”. His films earned $6.70 per dollar he was paid.
Christian Bale was named the second most overpaid actor of 2017.
Channing Tatum came in third place, followed by Denzel Washington and Brad Pitt.
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