The Marvel Cinematic Universe has grown considerably in recent years. At the box office, superhero picture franchises are doing well. Avengers: Endgame, Iron Man, Ant-Man, Spider-Man, Black Widow, Captain Marvel, and other films have been among the biggest box-office hits of the decade. The main cast of actors and actresses has a large fan base. The female ensemble of Marvel, which includes Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson, has some of Hollywood’s top actors. The ladies in practically all Marvel flicks are presented as strong and confident.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe’s ladies are well compensated, and some of them even make more than their male co-stars. Here is a list of some of the most wealthy Marvel female stars.
1. Gwyneth Paltrow (Pepper Potts)
Gwyneth Paltrow, an actress and businesswoman, played Pepper Potts in Robert Downey Jr.’s film Iron Man and its sequels. Her character began as an assistant at Stark Industries. Paltrow made her Marvel debut in 2008 as Tony Stark’s personal assistant-turned-love interest in Iron Man. She played the part in two Iron Man sequels and three Avengers films for almost a decade. According to Celebrity Net Worth, the actress’s net worth in 2023 is $200 million.
2. Scarlett Johansson, who plays Black Widow
One of Hollywood’s most popular and in-demand actresses is Scarlett Johansson. In Iron Man 2, starring Robert Downey Jr., she made her Marvel Cinematic Universe debut as Black Widow. The movie was well-received at the box office. She made a big contribution to the Avengers film series and participated in its sequel as well. With the 2021 movie, the actress also received her own franchise. Deadline says that Johansson’s base salary for the movie Black Widow was $20 million, but that sum reportedly quadrupled after the actress sued Disney over concerns with box office profits. Johansson has a net worth of $165 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
3. Natalie Portman as Mighty Thor
In Thor: The Dark World and Thor: Love and Thunder, Natalie Portman played Jane Foster. As Jane, Natalie Portman gave one of the movie’s best performances. According to the story, Jane’s persona evolved in ways that her fans had not anticipated. According to Vulture, the actress received $1.2 million for the latter movie. The actress has an estimated net worth of $90 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
4. Gamora, played by Zoe Saldana
In the three Guardians of the Galaxy films, the 45-year-old actress Zoe Saldana played the part of Gamora. The actress appeared in Avengers: Infinity War as well. She reportedly received about $100,000 for her part in the first Guardians of the Galaxy movie, according to The Things. Her wages increased significantly along with her MCU appearances. Given the pay raises she received along the way in the MCU, the actress made between $10 and $15 million for playing Gamora in the Marvel movies. According to Celebrity Net Worth, the actress’s overall net worth as of 2023 is a healthy $40 million.
5. Brie Larson as Captain Marvel
In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the actress is a very recent addition. In 2019, she made her acting debut in Captain Marvel. In a few months, The Marvels, the sequel, will hit theatres. Additionally, the actress will appear in Avengers: The Kang Dynasty. The actress plays Captain Marvel, and her solo franchise movie from 2019 was a box-office success. It made more than $1 billion in gross revenue. Brie Larson, the principal actress, received $5 million for her role as Carol Danvers in the Captain Marvel origin story. Brie Larson has a net worth of $25 million, says Celebrity Net Worth.
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