It might have been the tip Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man however the actor received’t really feel the pinch financially, courtesy of the contract he negotiated just a few years in the past.
In accordance with The Hollywood Reporter, the 54-year-old actor, who has been the face of Marvel Studios’ Marvel Cinematic Universe, had managed to dealer a “distinctive monetary association” with studio chief Kevin Feige couple of years in the past that landed him large paychecks for the following few movies.
Robert Downey Jr aka Iron Man
Sources advised the outlet that Downey Jr is estimated to have made a minimum of USD 75 million in wage from final yr’s blockbuster Infinity Battle, which raked in over USD 2 billion on the world field workplace.
It was additionally revealed that for making an look within the 2017 movie Spider-Man: Homecoming, the actor obtained USD 5 million per day for simply three days of taking pictures.
All these figures are anticipated to be topped by Downey Jr’s paycheck for Endgame, which has until now earned USD 1.2 billion and remains to be going robust.
His fellow Avengers stars — Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth and Scarlett Johannson — additionally negotiated their respective salaries for future movies.
Chris Evans aka Captain America
Evans, who portrays Captain America within the MCU, initially had a five-picture deal, which didn’t embrace cameos. Nevertheless, he renegotiated the deal within the vary of USD 15 million to USD 20 million, earlier than his look in Endgame.
Chris Hemsworth aka Thor
Hemsworth, who initially signed on for 5 movies again in 2010, renegotiated his contract to play Thor in Infinity Battle and Endgame. He additionally managed to earn between USD 15 million and USD 20 million per movie. He’s stated to be prepared for the following section of MCU movies.
Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow
Johansson’s wage for Endgame remains to be unknown. It’s, nonetheless, reported that the actor is ready to earn USD 20 million for each starring in and producing the brand new stand-alone Black Widow movie, which is ready for a 2020 launch.
The remainder of Avengers
Actors Elizabeth Olsen (Scarlet Witch), Anthony Mackie (Falcon), Sebastian Stan (Winter Soldier) and Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye), who’re set to star of their respective Disney+ reveals, have additionally renegotiated their offers with the studio which can be separate from the film contracts.