Show business comes with its pros and cons, but the salary never fails to satisfy the lucky ones in the field. Much like any career, garnering wealth in the entertainment industry requires tremendous hard work. Despite this, many find ways to translate their talent into millions of dollars in the fields of acting, sports, music, and more. Show business is riddled with the well-paid and well-known. For those who decide to make their pick in life within this exclusive pool, they may find their net worth amounting to impressive digits.
If you were ever wondering how much your favorite celebrity couples are making or are simply dreaming of someday amassing such wealth with your partner, here is a list of the 10 best and most paid celebrity couples in show biz.
10 Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith
Networth: $350+ Million
The Smiths have managed to forge quite some wealth along the years. The couple consists of two famed actors with multiple years of experience killing the box office. Will Smith actually met Jada on his hit-television show (to which he owes his fame), The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Combined, the couple relies on television shows and the financial remnants of countless successful blockbusters. Of these, we include Jada Pinkett's Set It Off and Will Smith's Men in Black franchise, just to name a few. Jada also has a Facebook television show entitled Red Table Talk and the captivating conversation series continue to bring in viewers and of course, more money.
9 Harrison Ford & Calista Flockhart
Networth: $230+ Million
Yet another set of actors who amassed much wealth from their long time in the movie business. Harrison Ford is mostly known for his roles in the popular science fiction series Star Wars and Steven Spielberg's Indiana Jones.
On the other hand, Calista Flockhart made serious waves in the 90s via her role on the hit television show "Aly McBeal." Together, they are a force of nature in the show business financially with well-placed investments and incoming checks from profitable blockbusters.
8 Justin Timberlake & Jessica Biel
Networth: $248 Million
This celebrity duo consists of a famous musician and famed actress. We all know Justin Timberlake has been grinding hard since the '90s via his iconic boy-band NSync. Moreover, he's had a successful solo career.
Along with killing the music industry, Justin Timberlake had his share of success in acting as seen in the Facebook movie The Social Network. Relatedly, his wifey Jessica Biel is an incredibly talented and well-paid actress. She has worked on numerous notable films which include The Illusionist, Valentine's Day, and many more.
7 Mila Kunis & Ashton Kutcher
Networth: $255 Million
Actors Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher's relationship dated back to their collaboration on the hit television series That '70s Show. The couple's net worth entirely reflects on their joint contributions as successful actors.
Ashton Kutcher's stardom and high value stem from a slew of movies which include Jobs, My Boss's Daughter, and more. On the other hand, Mila Kunis relies on hit movies as well such as Black Swan and Bad Moms. She also garners significant income from voicing the beloved character "Meg" on the popular cartoon Family Guy.
6 Kanye West & Kim Kardashian West
Networth: $500 Million
Super producer Kanye West and reality television star Kim Kardashian have plenty of money in the bank. Combined, their wealth reflects years of grind and hustle which lead to this point. Kim Kardashian is a reality television queen with several successful businesses in the beauty, fashion and skincare industries.
Kim even dabbles in the app world with her very own virtual game and is now looking to stack up further coins by becoming a lawyer for the wrongfully incarcerated. On the other hand, Kanye is a famous musician and producer with an impressive discography, he is also heavily involved in the realm of high-end fashion and this regularly brings home a generous check.
5 Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood
Networth: $365 Million
Country singing sensations Garth Brooks and his wife Trisha Yearwood owe their success and wealth to several years of best-selling records. Brooks' fortune relies on over 170 million records sold as he currently holds the title of the best-selling solo album artist according to the RIAA. This places him close to the late Elvis Presley.
The slew of hits has managed to keep the money ever-so flowing. As for his wife, Trisha, her success in music, acting, and television allowed for a significant bump in their combined net worth. Yearwood has also written numerous books and is a New York Times Best Selling author. We are certain their joint wealth have tremendously benefited from her book sales.
4 George & Amal Clooney
Networth: $510 Million
Legendary actor George Clooney and his sophisticated lawyer wife, Amal, surely have the kind of money that make their presence on this list almost mandatory. As an Academy award-winning actor and filmmaker, George Clooney accumulated the bulk of his wealth from his successful run in the movie industry.
Of these flicks, we include the box office smash hit comedy heist film Ocean's Eleven, wherein he co-starred Brad Pitt amongst several other successful films. His wife Amal is not to go unnoticed either when it comes to wealth. The international law and human rights barrister rely on her wits and intelligence to bring home a hefty check while also fulfilling a higher purpose.
3 Tom Brady & Gisele Bündchen
Networth: $580 Million
American Football quarterback Tom Brady is not only considered to be one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time, with multiple Superbowl wins under his belt, but he is also one of the richest ones there is.
Big football deals and smart investments have amassed great wealth for the pro-athlete. Brady's other half, Gisele Bündchen, is a famed Brazillian model and actress. In 2012, she was placed as one of the highest-earning models in the world. Hence, we can fully understand how these two heavy hitters combined result in big bucks.
2 David & Victoria Beckham
Networth: $1 Billion
A former professional soccer player, David Beckham is not unfamiliar with the money game. He has made a lot of money throughout the length of his exceptionally successful career. The athlete was once considered to be one of the best and highest-paid soccer player in the world.
Thanks to his looks, Beckham was able to carry into other profitable ventures like modeling and securing major deals with reputable brands. Relevantly, his wife - Victoria - is a true businesswoman. Along with making money from her successful run as a Spice Girl early in her career, she relies on profitable runs in high-end fashion. Together, their net worth makes for an attractive amount.
1 Jay-Z & Beyonce
Networth: $1.35 Billion
Evidently, we had to save the best for last. The number one couple of this list is no other than singer and performer extraordinaire Beyonce and her Hip Hop mogul husband, Jay-Z. Very recently, Jay-Z was added to the list of Hip Hop and in being so, he joined the ranks of Dr. Dre.
As such, Jay-Z can thank his business savvy ways, profitable career, and smart investments for the big financial wins he has made along the years. Indubitably, his wife Beyonce is no slacker either. She has garnered massive success in the music industry and continues to make major money moves in the realm of fashion, movies and more. The '03 Bonnie & Clyde couple is everyone's goals when it comes to love, life, and money.
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