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Tom Cruise is Doing Just Fine, is Highest Paid Actor in Hollywood

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Tom Cruise has had an interesting week. First he split from Katie Holmes, his wife of five years, then he turned 50, and now, he's been named Forbes' highest paid actor in Hollywood.

Cruise apparently pulled down $75 million between May 2011 and May 2012, which CBS notes is due to the huge success of "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol."

Forbes reportedly came up with the list based on "upfront pay, profit participation, residuals, endorsements and advertising," according to CBS.

Following Cruise is Leonardo DiCaprio at number two, Adam Sandler at number three, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson at number four, and Ben Stiller at number five.