Scarlett Johansson is the highest paid actress of the 2017-2018 season according to Forbes annual ranking, having earned 40.5 million dollars last year mainly thanks to her participation in the superhero saga The Avangers.
Scarlett Johansson is the highest paid actress of 2018, in the annual ranking compiled by Forbes magazine. Between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018 it has in fact earned 40.5 million dollars, quadrupling the figure compared to the previous year mainly thanks to its role as Black Widow in Avengers: Infinity War, super hit champion of the season. Behind her, at a distance, we find Angelina Jolie, second with 28 million, and Jennifer Aniston third with 19.5 million dollars.
The ranking takes into account the income of the stars between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018. The famous magazine of American economics and finance has established that Johansson has taken first place at Emma Stone, who after La La Land and the Oscar for Best Actress closed 2017 in front of all the colleagues. But everything changed in 2018 and Stone is not even in the top ten. Jennifer Lawrence is the first after the podium with 18 million dollars, followed by Reese Wintherspoon with 16.5 million, Mila Kunis with 16. In seventh place is Julia Roberts with 13 million, ahead of Cate Blanchett with 12.5 and Melissa McCarthy with 12. Closes the top ten Wonder Woman Gal Godot with 10 million.
Johansson will resume the iconic role of the Black Widow in Avengers 4, due out in 2019, and Marvel has announced that the director Cate Shortland will direct the first film entirely dedicated to the former Russian spy.