will ferrell overpaid gi Will Ferrell: Still Hollywood's most overpaid actorWill Ferrell still hasn’t shaken off the disaster that was “Land of the Lost” — at least in terms of his box-office worth.

For the second year in a row, Ferrell ranks first on Forbes magazine’s list of the most overpaid actors in Hollywood. According to the mag’s number-crunching, his movies in the past five years have earned only $3.35 for every dollar he was paid, the lowest ratio among any of showbiz’s biggest earners.

He’s in good company too: Other actors on the list include Denzel Washington, Drew Barrymore, Matt Damon and Adam Sandler.

]]>Eddie Murphy (paid $1 for every $4.45 studios earned on his movies), Washington ($1 for every $5.10), Seth Rogen ($1 for every $6.75), Tom Cruise ($1 for every $7.20), Barrymore ($1 for every $7.45), Damon ($1 for every $8.30), Vince Vaughn ($1 for every $8.35), Sandler ($1 for every $8.45) and Jim Carrey ($1 for every $8.60). By contrast, “Transformers” star Shia LaBeouf was the best value among the top-earning actors (i.e., he earned relatively small salaries compared to what his movies raked in), earning $81 in profits for studios for every buck he was paid. Follow Zap2it and Zap2itRick on Twitter and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest TV, movie and celebrity news. Photo credit: Getty Images

Posted by:Rick Porter