He had two huge movies out this year--Shutter Island and Inception, which were two of the 15 highest-earning movies at the global box office. Inception alone made $825 million!
And if you think that’s a lot, his total at the box office this year was $1.1 billion. According to reports, Leo will bank $50 million off Inception alone.
Coming in second place is newcomer Mia Wasikowska—the breakout star of Alice in Wonderland. That film banked $1.03 billion at the box office. Tied for second is a little more obvious—Johnny Depp, and Robert Downey Jr. in third thanks to Iron Man 2.
Here’s the top ten:
1. Leonardo DiCaprio $1.1 billion
2. Mia Wasikowska $1.03 billion
3. Johnny Depp $1.03 billion
4. Robert Downey Jr. $807 million
5. Daniel Radcliffe $780 million
6. Robert Pattinson $749 million
7. Kristen Stewart $698 million
8. Sam Worthington $494 million
9. Jaden Smith $359 million
10. Jackie Chan $359 million