After starring in the film Shang Chi and the legend of the Ten Rings, Tony Leung’s salary skyrocketed. He even occupied the highest paid level he had achieved until now. Tony is said to have been paid 7.7 million USD or Rp. 109.8 billion for a Hollywood blockbuster. Not only that, later for the upcoming Chinese film titled No Name, the fee will be even higher, which is around 9.2 million USD or Rp. 131 billion.
Tony Leung Chiu Wai is a feature film and television actor. Despite only being raised in an incomplete family, Tony managed to have a long career in the entertainment industry alongside other big names like Andy Lau and Chow Yun Fat.
Not long ago, Tony had just finished shooting a Hong Kong film titled Once Upon a Time In Hong Kong (2021) with Andy Lau and Simon Yam.Now, the 59-year-old actor has been confirmed to star in the third film in the winning trilogy titled No Name. His two previous films, titled Chinese Doctors (2021) and The Battle at Lake Changjin (2021) have been successful at the box office
The actor who was born on June 27, 1962, has also become one of the recipients of the highest salary on a film project among 3 other Chinese actors.
Taking the background of life from 1937 to 1945 in the Shanghai area, this film will also star Zhou Xun and Wang Yibo. In the No Name film project, Tony got paid 60 million yuan, equivalent to 9.2 million US dollars.
His pay for this film project differed only slightly from Hu Ge’s 65 million yuan in Li Na: My Life (2021), and Wu Jing’s 80 million yuan for The Battle at Lake Changjin (2021)