Forbes Rich List for Actors Highlights Gender Pay Gap

Jewish actress Scarlett Johansson’s $25m puts her third among actresses, but would be only 17th among male actors

08/29/2016 - 11:00
Editorial Intern

Last week Forbes released its annual list of top male/female earners in the film industry. Two prominent Jewish actresses feature.

Scarlett Johansson in character as Natasha Romanoff in Captain America: Civil War.

Forbes List Again Shows Oracle's Ellison As World's Richest Jew

03/05/2013 - 19:00

For the third straight year, Oracle's Larry Ellison is the world's richest Jew, according to Forbes magazine's annual world billionaires list for 2013.

Oracle’s Ellison Remains Top Jewish Billionaire On Forbes List

03/12/2012 - 20:00

Oracle founder Larry Ellison is top ranked among Jewish individuals appearing on the Forbes magazine’s annual list of world billionaires, coming in at sixth with $36 billion.

Ellison held the same ranking last year but with $28 billion.

Casino and hotel magnate Sheldon Adelson, with $24.9 billion, moved up to No. 14 from 78. Adelson and his family have donated at least $20 million to a Super PAC supporting GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich. Adelson also is a major giver to Birthright Israel.

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