The most expensive things owned by Marvel stars
the Marvel Cinematic Universe has become the alpha and omega of 21st century cinema. With over $25 billion in revenue, Marvel Studios has hired some of Hollywood’s biggest names for multi-million dollar deals. Their heroic characters have elevated them to cult status in pop culture and they have the checks to match.
Here are the most expensive items belonging to some of the stars of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, from mansions to windmills.
Benedict Cumberbatch (Doctor Strange)
Two-time Oscar nominee Benedict Cumberbatch has cast a spell over audiences for his portrayal of Doctor Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In real life, Cumberbatch emulates his on-screen character’s wealth with a $14.4 million mansion in California, the British actor’s second home while filming in the United States.
Robert Downey Jr (Iron Man)
The man who launched the Marvel Cinematic Universe with 2008 Iron Man, Robert Downey Jr. is known for his striking fashion sense and charitable giving. Downey’s most prized possession is a $10.5 million property in the Hamptons, New York. The property’s most stunning feature is its built-in windmill, which takes the shine off its stunning 2,600 square foot floor plan.
Chris EvansCaptain America
Truth, Justice, and the American Way. Chris Evans‘ portrayal of Captain America completely changed the public’s perception of the freedom-loving Sentinel. Evans’ Beverly Hills mansion tops his collection, with the property valued at $3.2 million when Evans bought it.
Chris Hemsworth (Thor)
The god of thunder from Down Under, Chris Hemsworth has been enchanting us on screens as Thor for over a decade now. Hemsworth’s rise to prominence has helped the Aussie actor invest money in incredibly expensive items, like a 750-person wine collection. The actor’s real gem is his $20 million mansion in Byron Bay, Australia. The mansion was bought for $7 million and has almost every amenity a movie star would need.
Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow)
Scarlett Johansson is considered one of the richest actresses in the world, with a net worth of $140 million. Possessions that have skyrocketed Johansson’s value at such a rate include his property overlooking the Hudson River. The home was bought by the star for $6 million and is one of his two New York properties.
Paul Rudd (Ant-Man)
Paul Rudd, the 53-year-old actor voted the Sexiest Man Alive of 2021, wowed fans with his superhero transformation as spunky underdog Ant-Man. Rudd was best known for his comedic acting and took that experience with him to the MCU. Rudd’s most expensive possession is a rather modest house somewhere in the West Village, a suburb with an average price of $1.9 million.
Mark Ruffalo (The Hulk)
Environmentally conscious and politically astute Mark Ruffalo took over Edward Norton’s raging green gig for The Avengers in 2012. He might play a green monster on screen, but Ruffalo isn’t shy about spending his green either. His most prized possession was his $3.5 million Brooklyn Brownstone townhouse, which he later sold.
Chris Pratt (Star Lord)
Guardians of the Galaxy own Chris Pratt reunited with his compatriot Parks and recreation star Paul Rudd for avengers: End of Game, but it’s his ridiculously expensive property in Pacific Palisades that makes this list. The $15.6 million mansion is currently lived in by Pratt and his wife Katherine Schwarzenegger.