Hollywood's Top-Earning Couples

Brad and Angelina make the list, but only at No. 3

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 13, 2010 4:02 PM CST

(Newser) – Jay-Z and Beyoncé are Hollywood's top-earning couple. In the annual Forbes rankings, they finished No. 1 for the second year in a row by pulling in a combined $122 million between June 2008 and June 2009. The others in the top five:

  • No. 2: Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart, $69 million.
  • No. 3: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie: $55 million.
  • No. 4: Will and Jada Pinkett Smith, $48 million.
  • No. 5: David and Victoria Beckham, $46 million.

For a look at how Brangelina et al fared last year, click here.

No. 3: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt earned $55 million.
No. 3: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt earned $55 million.   (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
No. 2: Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart earned $69 million. (Thank 'Indiana Jones' for that.)
No. 2: Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart earned $69 million. (Thank 'Indiana Jones' for that.)   (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
No. 4: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith pulled in $48 million.
No. 4: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith pulled in $48 million.   (AP Photo/John McConnico)
No. 5: David and Victoria Beckham earned a combined $46 million.
No. 5: David and Victoria Beckham earned a combined $46 million.   (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
No. 1: Jay-Z and Beyonce were Hollywood's top-earning couple from June 2008 to June 2009, with a combined $122 million.
No. 1: Jay-Z and Beyonce were Hollywood's top-earning couple from June 2008 to June 2009, with a combined $122 million.   (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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