Seth RogenFor all of you people that like lists and, you know, things in ascending order, you'll be heartened to hear that business magazine Forbes has published a list of 'the hardest-working actors'.

Stop right there if you think this list is a numerical rundown of those method lovers who sweat blood and tears to bring a character to life, ie. De Niro putting on 70lbs to play Jake La Motta in Raging Bull or Adrian Brody selling everything he owned and learning to play perfect Chopin for The Pianist - naaah, it's much simpler than that.

Basically, Forbes looked at 559 films that earned over $20 million each (in the US) between January 2005 and December 2009. Actors who chalked up the most starring roles and whose films earned the most money got on the list; as crazy as it seems, Danny Dyer didn't make it...

Read on to find out who did make the top ten hardest working actors...
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