Robert Downey Jr
. is no longer the highest-earning actor in Hollywood. That honor now belongs to a different man of steel – Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.
's new list
of the top-grossing actors of 2013, Johnson's star vehicles – which included the action flicks Snitch
, G.I. Joe: Retaliation
, Pain & Gain
and Fast & Furious 6
– took in a combined $1.3 billion in global ticket sales and cemented his place as this year's most bankable movie star.
Downey Jr. – who topped last year's list of highest-grossing movie stars thanks to the hugely successful The Avengers
– came in a close second to Johnson this year, despite starring in Iron Man 3
, the top-earning movie of 2013, which raked in $1.2 billion.
But that was Downey Jr.'s only movie of the year, while Johnson starred in four commercially successful films, including Fast & Furious 6
, which grossed an impressive $789 million globally.
Also making Forbes
's list were Steve Carell, whose film Despicable Me 2
was the second highest-grossing film at the domestic box office this year with $919 million, and Sandra Bullock
, whose roles in the Golden Globe-nominated Gravity
and the summer comedy The Heat
earned a combined $862 million.
Johnson's Fast & Furious
costars Vin Diesel and the late Paul Walker
also made the list for their work in the franchise's biggest hit yet, which made $789 million internationally.
Johnson is expected to have another big year in 2014 with starring roles in the next Fast & Furious
movie, as well as Brett Ratner's highly anticipated Hercules