George Clooney Is World’s Highest-Paid Actor With $239 Million

George Clooney Is World’s Highest-Paid Actor With $239 Million

The sale of his Casamigos tequila gives Clooney the best annual take-home of his–or any actor’s–career.2018 GETTY IMAGES George Clooney may not have helmed a hit in years, but his wallet hasn’t noticed. Thanks to the up to $1 billion purchase of his Casamigos Tequila, Clooney scored a career high pretax paycheck of $239 million between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018. The 57-year-old tops Forbes’ annual ranking of highest-paid actors, which tallies both onscreen and extracurricular earnings in our 12-month scoring frame. Last June, British liquor conglomerate Diageo announced it would purchase…

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