25 of the biggest Hollywood paydays

Here are some of the largest paychecks earned by movie stars

Keanu Reeves – $83.3 million per movie (The Matrix Trilogy, 1999-2003)

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Keanu Reeves scored an upfront salary of $15 million for his role of Neo in The Matrix. But because his deal included a portion of the trilogy’s box office earnings, the beloved actor secured a combined pay of $250 million or $83.3 million per movie across all three films.

Eighteen years after the release of the third Matrix movie, Reeves is reprising his role as Neo in The Matrix Resurrections, which is set to hit theaters on December 22nd.