It might have been the tip of the street for Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man however the actor will not really feel the pinch financially, courtesy the contract he negotiated few years in the past. In response to The Hollywood Reporter, the 54-year-old actor, who has been the face of Marvel Studios’ money-minting 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 paycheques for the following few movies.
Downey Jr’s Pay Cheque
Sources advised the outlet that Downey Jr is estimated to have made a minimum of USD 75 million in wage from final 12 months’s blockbuster Infinity Warfare, which raked in over USD 2 billion on the international field workplace.
It was additionally revealed that for making an look within the 2017 movie Spider-Man: Homecoming, the actor acquired USD 5 million per day for simply three days of capturing.
Is not That Humongous?
All these figures is anticipated to be topped by Downey Jr’s paycheque for Avengers: Endgame”, which has until now earned USD 1.2 billion and continues to be going sturdy.
His fellow Avengers stars – Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth and Scarlett Johannson – additionally negotiated their respective salaries for future movies.
Evans, who portrays Captain America within the MCU, initially had a five-picture deal, which didn’t embody cameos. Nonetheless, he renegotiated the deal within the vary of USD 15 million to USD 20 million, earlier than his look in Endgame.
Hemsworth, who initially signed on for 5 movies again in 2010, renegotiated his contract to play Thor in Infinity Warfare and Endgame. He additionally managed to earn between USD 15 million and USD 20 million per movie. He’s mentioned to be prepared for the following part of MCU movies.
Johansson’s wage for Endgame continues to be unknown. It’s, nevertheless, 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.
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 might be separate from the film contracts.