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Check Out the List of the 25 Wealthiest Black Actresses

While folks always talk about Chris Tucker, Will Smith and Even Denzel Washington when it comes to banking majorly with the movie roles. Have you ever wondered how some of their counterparts are doing financially in the movie world. I am actually surprised at some of the actresses that are actually on the list. Either way, they are all banking more then I am! Check out the list right here and see if you feel like someone was left off.

1. Halle Berry – $70 million

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2. Queen Latifah – $50 million

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3. Whoopi Goldberg – $45 million

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4. Raven-Symone – $45 million

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5. Angela Bassett – $28 million

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6. Vanessa Williams – $27.5 million

7. Jada Pinkett-Smith – $20 million

8. Thandie Newton – $17.5 million

9. Rosario Dawson – $16 million

10. Nia Long – $13 million

11. Gabrielle Union – $12 million

12. Regina King – $10 million

13. Loretta Devine – $8 million

14. Meagan Good – $8 million

15. Zoe Saldana – $8 million

16. Tia & Tamera Mowry – $8 million (combined)

18. Taraji P. Henson – $6 million

19. Garcelle Beauvais – $6 million

20. Rashida Jones – $5 million

21. Sanaa Lathan – $4 million

22. Viola Davis – $3 million

23. Paula Patton – $3 million

24. Tracee Ellis Ross – $2.5 million

25. Lauren London – $2 million


I must say that I thought those like Whoopi and even Taraji P. Henson was a little bit higher on the list.

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