Being a celebrity is not easy especially when you’re an actor or actress because acting needs a broad range of skills, ability to interpret facial and movement projection, physical expressivity and many more.
Celebrity is commonly associated with wealth and being very famous or fame enables you to be a high grossing personality.
Not everyone is fortunate enough to be highly successful but well-known celebrities are close to become rich and successful and among these celebrities are the following.
These are the “Top-earning Filipino celebrities” according to Bureau of Internal Revenue’s top individual tax payers.
Marian Rivera is a very popular commercial model and actress who is also a mom now. She is best known for her roles in Marimar, Dyesebel, Amaya, and Temptation of Wife. Marian’s Income Tax Return is P140,885,700.85.
Jessica Soho is one of the well-known broadcast journalist and host here in the Philippines. She’s a multi-awarded journalist. She the host of Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho, newscaster in State of the Nation with Jessica Soho in a large TV network. Her Income Tax Return is P145,883,926.84.
Angel Locsin is a commercial model, commonly a lead film actress, fashion designer, and film producer. Her Income Tax Return is P175,262,055.70.
Sarah Geronimo is a Filipino singer, actress, host, and a television personality and her Income Tax Return is P280,210,404.89.
John Lloyd Cruz is an actor, model and occasional TV host. He has lots of fans and his Income Tax Return is P300,599,032.56.
Vic Sotto is one of veteran in showbiz and he’s an actor, comedian, singer-songwriter, and a film producer. His Income Tax Return is P420,115,118.10.
Kris Aquino is a talk show host, actress, producer, product endorser, entrepreneur, and writer and her Income Tax Return is P490,509,860.48.
Sharon Cuneta is a veteran actress, singer, talk show host, commercial endorser, and a reality show judge and her Income Tax Return is P535,786,797.52.
Jennylyn Mercado is a singer, actress, songwriter and she won the first season of reality talent competition, Starstruck. Her Income Tax Return is P865,350,000.00.
Willie Revillame is currently the host of Wowowin, a singer-musician, songwriter, actor, comedian, and businessman. His Income Tax Return is P1,960,000,000.00.