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Are Actors and Professional Athletes Paid Too Much

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Perhaps the life of glamor experienced by such individuals does not do much to dispel this argument. Among athletes idolized in terms of payments include Arnold Schwarzenegger. a former bodybuilder later turned actor and a governor of California. Arnold, who is better known for his roles in Conan the Barbarian and the Terminator and the Expendables, is rumored to be among those that are highly paid in the industry. What is interesting is that he has lived on both sides of the acting and athlete jobs. Others include Dwayne “the rock” Johnson, who rose to fame as a professional wrestler with WWE.
According to the Hollywood Reporter Magazine, actors such as Robert Downey Jr. and Sandra Bullock top the list when it comes to payments. Downey Jr’s $ 75 million emanates from his 7 per cent slice in Iron Man # and a whopping $12 million from HTC endorsement deal. However, before we roast actors and actresses due to their salaries, we should know that there seems to be some discrimination among the big stars and those not considered as big stars. “When you a big star, you get well paid, with the middle being cut out,” one top agent commented on the Hollywood Reporter magazine. So much so that, Leonardo DiCaprio earned $25 million for the hit movie The Wolf of Wall Street with co-star Jonah Hill only managing $600000. What’s more, is that DiCaprio even got nominated for an Oscar because of his “troubles.”
According to Hollywood Life, The Big Bang Theory Fans are “outraged” over the multi-million deal lead actors Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, and Johnny Galecki have signed with CBC. What’s funny is that one would normally presume that fans would be thrilled by the news that their favorite sitcom actors would be bagging more. “Prior to the reported new deal, each actor was earning $350000.&nbsp.