The Highest Paid Hollywood Stars of 2015


We know celebrities are very handsomely paid — which kind of makes us want to follow in their footsteps, too. But, have you ever wondered how our favorite actors and actresses rank on payday?

Here are the top 20 of the highest paid Hollywood actors and actresses for 2015:

Melissa McCarthy - $23 million

20) Melissa McCarthy┬á– $23 million

Melissa gained the most recognition for her role as Sookie St. James in the Gilmore Girls series, which ran from 2000 to 2007. Since then, she has starred in several comedic roles, such as in Mike and Molly, Bridesmaids, and Identity Theif. Her role as Tammy Bank in the film Tammy, where she is also a screenwriter and executive producer, was also exemplary.