Hollywood has a freshly baked queen
Scarlett Johansson has outscored the annual ranking of the highest-paid Hollywood actresses surpassing Angelina Jolie and Jennifer Aniston, who came second and third, respectively
Emma Stone won the spot in 2017 with a cool $ 26 million, but Johansson – who has a number of Marvel films under his belt – brought in huge $ 40.5 million this year, Forbes reported. 19659002] Marvel's Avengers films are certainly a major reason for the actress's merit, with another movie on the way that will feature Johansson's Black Widow in 201
Johansson released two films in 2017, Rough Night and Ghost in the Shell for which she earned a backlash for portraying a Japanese figure.
This year, the actress starred in Isle of Dogs and Avengers: Infinity War
The Avengers: Infinity War actress was closely followed by Jolie, who came in second with $ 28 million for the year.
Behind Jolie is longtime fan favorite Aniston, who earned $ 19.5 million, which made the bulk of her revenue from lucrative deals with Emirates Airlines, Smartwater and Aveeno, the magazine reports.
Jennifer Lawrence arrives at # 4, with Reese Witherspoon just behind her with $ 16.5 million from recent successes in production and starring in Big Little Lies .
Others who complete the list include Cate Blanchett ($ 12.5 million) and Wonder Woman 's Gal Gadot ($ 10 million).