25 celebrities having a net worth that would leave your mouth wide open!
Whether it is the sportsperson or the movie star, most celebrities earn millions of dollars’ year after year. However, some end up splurging it all, others are smart enough to diversify their earnings and invest in other side businesses as well to keep their net worth growing. In fact, you’d be surprised to know that quite a few celebrities actually earn quite a few times more from their investments than from their professional earnings! Can you guess who’ll make it to this list of top 25 celebrities in terms of their net worth? Read on to find out if you’re right!
Mariah Carey – Net Worth: $300 million
With a staggering net worth of $300 million, Mariah Carey secures the 25th spot on our list of richest celebrities in the world. A singer, actress and a notable producer, she has sold well over 25 million albums worldwide – making her one of the richest celebrities on the planet.
Beyonce – Net Worth: $500 million
Another singer on the list, Beyonce is a global superstar who made herself known all across the globe with her group called Destiny’s Child prior to working as a solo performer. Since then, she has starred in numerous Hollywood movies, apart from producing and singing in hundreds of music albums. She continues to rock the charts and is on the 24th spot of our list of celebrities having the highest net worth.
Peter Jackson – Net Worth: $500 million
Peter Jackson’s claim to fame was the epic Lord of the Rings trilogy that garnered him millions – both in terms of fans and money, worldwide. After that, he went on to produce and direct several big hits, which have earned him a number 23rd spot on our list of the richest celebrities in the world right now.
George Clooney – Net Worth: $500 million
Coming from a humble background, George Clooney didn’t get easy success as an actor. He had to sleep in his car for most of his initial struggling days before he went on to become one of the finest (and good-looking!) men in the Hollywood industry. At present, Mr. Clooney has a net worth of $500 million and he uses a decent part of this money for philanthropic acts as well.
Sir Elton John – Net Worth: $500 million
Sir Elton John, a Grammy-awardee and a notable British musician, needs no introduction. With his music career spanning decades, Sir Elton John has raked in well over $500 million as a performer. In May 2019, a biopic named The Rocketman was also released to honor this great personality.