Skip Nav
Outlander
39 of the Sexiest (Borderline NSFW) Moments From Outlander
Arie Luyendyk Jr.
Meet the 29 Women Competing For Arie Luyendyk Jr.'s Heart on The Bachelor
Holiday Entertainment
17 Holiday Favorites You Can Stream on Netflix

Forbes Reveals Its List of the Top 10 Most Bankable Actresses

Forbes Reveals Its Top 10 Best Actresses For the Buck

We know that some actresses in Hollywood have hefty paychecks, but which A-listers bring in the most money for the studios? Forbes just revealed its top 10, and the list includes several unexpected choices.

At No. 1 is Naomi Watts. Are you surprised by the pick? Seems kind of odd — why not the biggest earner of all, Angelina Jolie? — but keep in mind that these are the women who make the best financial investment. (Read: Lower paychecks, higher-grossing movies like King Kong.)

I'm actually glad to see Watts in the lead. She's an underrated actress, and she somehow always manages to stay out of the Hollywood limelight, so it's nice to see her get some recognition.

ADVERTISEMENT

Who else made the list? A few more of my favorites, so check out the full rundown, and then tell me if you agree with Forbes when you

.

1. Naomi Watts
2. Jennifer Connelly
3. Rachel McAdams
4. Natalie Portman
5. Meryl Streep
6. Jennifer Aniston
7. Halle Berry
8. Cate Blanchett
9. Anne Hathaway
10. Hilary Swank

Liev Schreiber Wishes Naomi Watts Happy Birthday Instagram
Naomi Watts and Nicole Kidman Pictures
Naomi Watts Is the Epitome of Fall Chic in NYC
Naomi Watts's Swimsuits in Diana Movie
From Our Partners
Latest Entertainment
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds