List of the Highest Paid Actresses 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 actresses that take on unforgettable roles.
Who is the highest paid actress of 2013? Angelina Jolie tops our list. The “Tomb Raider” star made an estimated $33 million in 2013. She will be appearing in Disney's "Maleficent" in 2014. She is also serving as Executive Producer of the film. She will also be producing and directing “Unbroken” in 2014. The film follows an Olympic runner who was taken prisoner by the Japanese in World War II. “Fargo” writers Joel and Ethan Coen penned the screenplay.
Jennifer Lawrence also had a great 2013. The “Silver Linings Playbook” actress made $26 million in 2013. She appeared in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," which has made $765,318,275 thus far and "American Hustle" which has made $22,174,961 thus far.
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