A celebrity name adds value to any business and many in Hollywood utilize their wealth and fame to boost it. One of the most successful celebrities that fit this box today is Ryan Reynolds. The Canadian-born actor came from humble beginnings and started his acting career in television, which eventually led to his first mainstream role in Van Wilder. Since then, his climb to success has only continued and went beyond his acting career, including the purchase of a football club.
When not acting or being a loving husband to Blake Lively, the Deadpool star keeps busy expanding his pool of work. As an entrepreneur, he owns several businesses and often acts as both the brain and the face of his companies. This is a great addition not just to his bio but also to his net worth. Here are details on Ryan Reynolds’s empire, and its net worth.
Sources of income and net worth of Ryan Reynolds
The total net worth of Ryan Reynolds is estimated to be $150 M. The Deadpool series itself made nearly $800 M, making Reynolds, richer by nearly 50-60 including post-release income. Some of the other movies that made him big bucks are Spirited ($30 M), Green Lantern ($15M), and The Hitman’s Bodyguard. In his recent movies, the actor pulled at least $20 M for each of the roles.
Not to mention, the actor enjoys bonuses, loyalty, and backend compensation. Apart from the movies, the actor sold his Aviation Gin for $610 M to Diageo, and his major stake of 20-25% in Mint Mobile, although the exact amount in his credit is unknown.
Post the investment in financial company Wealthsimple, Reynolds also invested in 1Password along with Robert Downey Junior and Justin Timberlake, the company has a value of $6.8B currently. Recently, the actor purchased the British football club Wrexham, co-owned by him along with Rob McElhenney. It is worth noting that the club was a smart purchase, with a cheap price of 2 Million euros. But the genius of this deal was using the deal to make the docuseries Welcome to Wrexham.
Upcoming projects that will add to Reynolds’s list
Ryan Reynolds‘s usage of humor, active social media engagement, and marketing tactics make for the majority of his venture’s successes. He promotes releases and content through active engagement on his Twitter account as well. Some of his upcoming projects include Netflix’s Dragon’s Lair and Spirited, from which he will be paid $20-$30M.
This, along with his businesses, shall only add to the A-lister’s well-deserved net worth. What other celebrity’s net worth would you like to know? Let us know in the comments.