Blue Beetle, a superhero movie released in 2023, is based on the DC Comics character Jaime Reyes / Blue Beetle. The film was produced by DC Studios and The Safran Company, directed by Ángel Manuel Soto, and written by Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer. It is part of the DC Extended Universe (DCEU), marking its 14th installment. The cast includes Xolo Maridueña as Jaime Reyes / Blue Beetle, alongside actors like Bruna Marquezine, Adriana Barraza, Damián Alcázar, Raoul Max Trujillo, Susan Sarandon, and George Lopez.
Blue Beetle Cast Salary and Fees
Xolo Maridueña, the lead in Blue Beetle, earned an impressive $850,000 for his debut in the DC Universe. In contrast, Bruna Marquezine, who portrayed Jenny Kord excellently, received a salary of $170,000.
Adriana Barraza, who played the fiercely protective Nana Reyes, secured a substantial $350,000. Damian Alcazar’s role as Alberto Reyes, the family’s patriarch, earned him $300,000. George Lopez, who portrayed quirky Uncle Rudy Reyes, an unrecognized genius, was compensated with $90,000.
Susan Sarandon, the film’s main antagonist Victoria Kord, took home a salary of $300,000. Elpidia Carrillo, who portrayed Jamie’s protective mother Rocio Reyes, received $200,000 for her role.