October 26, 2016  

Keith Urban and Hugh Jackman Are 2010 Highest-Earning Australians

December 2, 2010 (3:16 am) GMT
Urban is ranked at the fifth, just one spot higher than his wife Nicole Kidman, with $19.2 million, while Jackman sits at No. 4 with $20.7 million.

Rockers , country star and actor have topped a list of 2010's highest-earning Australians. The band, whose drummer Phil Rudd has been fined after he was convicted of cannabis possession by a court in New Zealand, came second in the countdown of the country's highest earning entertainers with an annual income of $126 million, only losing out to the team behind the Walking with Dinosaurs live show, which has made big bucks on a global tour.

"X-Men" actor Jackman came in fourth with earnings of $20.7 million, followed by Urban in fifth with $19.2 million. Urban's wife was placed well behind her partner at number 10 ($9.2 million).

The actress also came in behind her longtime pal at seven ($11.9 million) and at eight ($10.4. million) in the list, which is compiled by Australia's BRW business magazine. Rich list regulars and both dropped out of the top 10.


  1. Kim Kardashian Filming 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' Backstage at Kanye West's Concert
  2. Katy Perry Celebrates 32nd Birthday by Voting for Hillary Clinton and Hitting Kanye West's Concert
  3. 'Knight Rider' Gets Reboot From Producer Justin Lin
  4. Donnie Wahlberg, and Not Kim K., Sets Guiness World Record for Most Selfies in 3 Minutes
  5. Benedict Cumberbatch Channels Doctor Strange to Diagnose the Avengers in New Promo Clip
  6. Taylor Swift's Alleged Groping Photo Leaks Despite Sealed by Judge
  7. Nicole Richie Doesn't Regret Her Wild Past: I Was Just 'Being Me'
  8. Lady GaGa Makes a Japanese Bride Extra Happy With This Sweet Gesture. Watch It!