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List of the Highest Paid Actors of 2013 ranked by income generated. 2013 was a very profitable year for movies. Franchise films like “Iron Man 3,” “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” and “Fast & Furious 6” brought in a combined total of over a billion box office dollars. One of the primary reasons that these movies are so successful is the great actors that take on unforgettable roles.

Who is the highest paid actor of 2013? Robert Downey Jr. tops our list. The “Less Than Zero” star made $75 million in 2013. He starred in "Iron Man 3," which made $1,215,439,994 worldwide. He will be reprising his role as Iron Man Tony Stark in “The Avengers: Age of Ultron,” which will be released in 2015.

Mark Wahlberg also had a great 2013. The “Boogie Nights” actor made $52 million this past year. He starred in four movies: "Broken City" ($19,701,164 worldwide), "Pain & Gain" ($86,175,291 worldwide), "2 Guns" ($131,940,411 worldwide) and "Lone Survivor," which hit theaters at the end of the year. He also serves as Executive Producer of the HBO drama "Boardwalk Empire."

Do you think these actors are overpaid or are they worth every penny? Share your thoughts in the comments section.

Robert Downey Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top 10 Highest Paid Actors of 2013
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Robert Downey Jr. made $75 million in 2013.  He starred in "Iron Man 3" which made $1,215,439,994 worldwide.

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Age: 50

Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, Screenwriter Actor

Credits: The Avengers, Iron Man, Iron Man 3, Iron Man 2

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#14 on The Best Actors Working Today

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Channing Tatum is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top 10 Highest Paid Actors of 2013
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Channing Tatum made $60 million in 2013.  He financed his movie 2012 "Magic Mike," along with director Steven Soderbergh, and the film went on to make $167,221,571 worldwide. In 2013, he also starred in "White House Down" and "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" and appeared in "This is the End" and "Side Effects."

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Age: 35

Birthplace: Cullman, Alabama, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Model, Actor, Dancer

Credits: 21 Jump Street, 22 Jump Street, White House Down, Magic Mike

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Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top 10 Highest Paid Actors of 2013
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Hugh Jackman made $55 million in 2013.  He starred in "The Wolverine" which made $414,828,246 worldwide. He also appeared in "Prisoners" and "Movie 43."

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Age: 47

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting Singer, + more

Credits: The Prestige, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men, Les Misérables

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#29 on The Best Actors Working Today

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Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top 10 Highest Paid Actors of 2013
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Mark Wahlberg made $52 million in 2013.  He starred in four movies "Broken City" ($19,701,164 worldwide), "Pain & Gain" ($86,175,291 worldwide), "2 Guns" ($131,940,411 worldwide) and "Lone Survivor" which hits theaters at the end of the year. He also serves as Executive Producer of the HBO drama "Boardwalk Empire."

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Age: 44

Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Film Score Composer, Rapper, Television producer, Musician Film Producer, + more

Credits: Boogie Nights, The Fighter, Lone Survivor, Prisoners

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#41 on The Best Actors Working Today

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Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top 10 Highest Paid Actors of 2013
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Dwayne Johnson made $46 million in 2013.  He starred in "Fast and Furious 6" ($788,679,850 worldwide), "Pain & Gain" ($86,175,291) and "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" ($375,740,705).

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Age: 43

Birthplace: Hayward, California, United States of America

Profession: Wrestler, Television producer, Film Producer, Author Actor, + more

Credits: San Andreas, Fast & Furious 6, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, The Scorpion King

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#32 on Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With

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Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top 10 Highest Paid Actors of 2013
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Leonardo DiCaprio made $39 million in 2013.  He starred in "The Great Gatsby" ($348,840,419 worldwide) and "The Wolf of Wall Street" which opens at the end of the year.

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Age: 41

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor

Credits: Inception, The Wolf of Wall Street, Titanic, The Departed

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#4 on The Best Actors Working Today

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Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top 10 Highest Paid Actors of 2013
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Adam Sandler made $37 million in 2013.  He starred in and produced the comedy "Grown Ups 2," which made $246,984,278 worldwide.

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Age: 49

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Songwriter, Comedian, Television producer, Musician Film Producer, + more

Credits: Grown Ups 2, Grown Ups, Big Daddy, Happy Gilmore

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#83 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#33 on The Funniest People of All Time

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Tom Cruise is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top 10 Highest Paid Actors of 2013
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Tom Cruise made $35 million in 2013.  He starred in "Oblivion" which made $286,168,572 worldwide.

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Age: 54

Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Credits: Top Gun, Mission: Impossible, Jerry Maguire, A Few Good Men

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#55 on The Best Living American Actors

#46 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

#97 on The Best Actors in Film History

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