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Adam Sandler Crowned Most Overpaid Actor of 2013

Adam Sandler Most Overpaid Actor 2013

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It’s official, Adam Sandler is the most overpaid actor in all of Hollywood, just barely beating out Katherine Heigl, queen of awful movies.

Yeah, no one is surprised by this turn of events.

Said list was compiled by Forbes, who calculated based on what the actor was paid in their last projects and what the films made at the box office. For example, Sandler only earns the studios $3.40 for every $1 he’s paid and Heigl $3.50 to the dollar.

America’s sweetheart Reese Witherspoon has also landed herself on the list, making only $3.90 for every $1 paid, making her more overpaid than internet meme Nicolas Cage who at least returns $6 for every $1 he’s paid.

Reese Witherspoon, look at your life, look at your choices.

You can check out the full list of overpaid actors and actresses below, all of whom should be ashamed for earning less money than Ryan Reynolds.

Ryan. Reynolds.

  1. Adam Sander (returns $3.40 for every $1 paid)
  2. Katherine Heigl (returns $3.50 for every $1 paid)
  3. Reese Witherspoon (returns $3.90 for every $1 paid)
  4. Nicolas Cage (returns $6 for every $1 paid)
  5. Kevin James (returns $6.10 for every $1 paid)
  6. Denzel Washington (returns $8.30 for every $1 paid)
  7. Steve Carell (returns $10 for every $1 paid)
  8. Jennifer Aniston (returns $10.60 for every $1 paid)
  9. Matt Damon (returns $10.60 for every $1 paid)
  10. Ryan Reynolds (returns $10.70 for every $1 paid)
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