In November previous year, it was reported that Wahlberg was paid at least $2 million for ten days of work. After multiple men accused Spacey of unwanted sexual advances, the "All the Money in the World" team replaced him with Christopher Plummer and hastily reassembled much of the cast and crew in London for reshoots. Williams, who has been heralded as a blinding talent for her portrayals in films such as Blue Valentine, My Week With Marilyn and Manchester By The Sea.
But a person familiar with the situation but not authorized to speak publicly about it tells USA TODAY that is incorrect.
But Williams and Wahlberg, who had both agreed to appear in All The Money In The World for less than their standard fee, took different approaches to the reshoot, according to people briefed on the matter.
"I wouldn't get paid, I refused to get paid".
But USA Today now claims that "Wahlberg's team negotiated a hefty fee" for the reshoot, while Williams, who is represented by the same agency, William Morris Endeavor (WME), wasn't told about it.
Mark Wahlberg earns 1500 times more than Michelle Williams for All The Money In The World reshoot
Publicists for Wahlberg and Williams did not respond to requests for comment. Portman, for example, said she was paid three times less than her male co-star Ashton Kutcher for the 2011 movie "No Strings Attached". They also said he wouldn't be part of the reshoots unless he got $1.5 million. The filmmaker, cast and crew raced to reshoot scenes in November (17) in an ambitious attempt to keep to the movie's December release schedule, and Michelle confesses it was her daughter, Matilda, who pushed her to go back to work over the US holiday.
Williams can, and has, unequivocally outacted Wahlberg in the majority of her roles versus his, if not in all of them. "It's just been up and down, up and down, and has meant that I've worked every day for the last two months", she explained.
In November, director Ridley Scott and studio Imperative Entertainment cut actor Kevin Spacey out of the already completed film over sexual misconduct allegations. And they could have my salary, they could have my holiday, whatever they wanted.
Our sources say the agents advocate for their individual clients and have a duty of confidentiality not to disclose to one actor what another is getting paid. I had to break the news to my family and tell them I wasn't going be home [for the holidays] and make alternate arrangements for them. The problem is that she, her representatives and the producers of "All The Money In The World" all accepted that pulling off that ambitious goal required her to forfeit a salary.
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CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports that the Browns have hired Wolf as assistant general manager on a four-year deal. Owner Jimmy Haslam will surely be hoping Dorsey and Wolf can lead the Browns back to respectability with haste.