The Highest Paid Actor In The World Has Been Announced

Clue: it DOES matter what his name is

It's not often that professional wrestlers go on to have successful film careers. Hulk Hogan started off well with Rocky III, but then he immediately lost his way and starred in a deeply upsetting Home Alone rip-off called Mr. Nanny...

So needless to say, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's current status as a bona fide Hollywood Hercules has taken everyone by surprise.

The 44-year old's star hasn't stopped rising since his debut role in 2001's The Mummy Returns, and he's set to showcase his unfathomable swole-ness in next year's Baywatch reboot.

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He's even branched out into the app market with 'The Rock Clock' - a timer that wakes you up at 5 in the morning to make you eat 17 eggs and feel bad about your life choices. It's fun.

In short: he's stacking dollar. So much, in fact, that he's just been announced as the highest paid actor in the world by Forbes Magazine

Dwayne announced it through Instagram in his own inimitable, intensely-likable style...

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