Tom Cruise tops 2012 Forbes list of highest-paid actors

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4 of 11: Dwayne Johnson, aka the wrestler The Rock, is No. 4 on Forbes' 2012 list of highest-paid actors. The outlet said he earned about $36 million between May 2011 and May 2012.

In late April 2011, he appeared in 'Fast Five,' the fifth movie in the hit 'Fast and the Furious' action franchise. It made $626 million worldwide. Johnson also appeared in 'Journey 2: The Mysterious Island,' which made $325 million,' and made several appearances as The Rock on 'WWF Raw.'

He can be seen next in 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation,' which is set for release on March 29, 2013. (watch trailer). He is also set to appear in the upcoming thriller 'Snitch' with Susan Sarandon, the action film 'Pain and Gain' with Mark Wahlberg, the crime drama 'Empire State' with Liam Hemsworth and in a planned sixth 'Fast and the Furious' movie.

(Pictured: Dwayne Johnson talks about his new 2012 film, 'Journey 2: The Mysterious Island,' with OnTheRedCarpet.com at the Los Angeles premiere on Feb. 2, 2012.)