Australian actress Margot Robbie arrives for the premiere of "The Suicide Squad" at the Regency Village theatre in Westwood, California on August 2, 2021.
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Leaked 'Barbie' Salary Reveals Margot Robbie Is Highest Paid Actress In Hollywood

Hollywood's newest top female star has been identified thanks to a recent string of leaks regarding actor salaries that was dropped just days ago. At the top of the chart for actresses was none other than Suicide Squad, I, Tonya, and Bombshell star Margot Robbie.

Her latest payout for an upcoming movie of hers is nothing short of shocking, and really cements her status as one of Hollywood's current favorites.

A recent leak shared some pretty big Hollywood news.

A GIF of Margot Robbie saying thank you while hosting Saturday Night Live.
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A little birdie shared what star actress Margot Robbie might be getting salary-wise for her role in the upcoming Barbie movie, and if this claim is true, she's earned herself a new title.

Word says she was paid $12.5 million.

This makes Robbie the highest-paid actress in Hollywood. The only other actress to reach a similar amount as reported by the same leak is Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown, who made $10 million for her starring role in the upcoming film Enola Holmes 2.

Both actresses are setting new precedents in Hollywood.

Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn in Suicide Squad drinking from a teacup while reading a book.
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Both have received critical acclaim for their roles in various projects, having been nominated for and winning numerous awards thanks to their acting prowess. To see them so heavily rewarded for their talent only makes sense!

Now to watch and see what's next for both of them.

Australian actress Margot Robbie arrives for the premiere of "The Suicide Squad" at the Regency Village theatre in Westwood, California on August 2, 2021.
Getty | Robyn Beck

Robbie's role in Greta Gerwig's Barbie, alongside co-star Ryan Gosling as Ken, has been highly anticipated all year as new set photos continue to be released showcasing the bright and colorful costuming decisions made so far.

It won't enter theaters until next year, and we can hardly wait!

h/t: Honey Celebrity