July 2016 saw one the biggest business deals in the history of sports: a consortium led by a marketing agency WME-IMG acquired UFC for $4 billion. The consortium included such companies as Silver Lake Partners, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts и MSD Capital. But it’s a known secret that there are quite a few celebs who own UFC shares as well.
23. Ben Affleck
Acquired $5 million’s worth of UFC shares.
22. Michael Bay
Has $8 million of shares.
21. Tom Brady
New England’s Patriots’ quarterback has $10 million of UFC shares.
20. Robert Stanley “Rob” Dyrdek
Has $11 million of UFC shares.
19. Guy Fieri
Acquired $13 million shares.
18. Flea (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Has in his possession $15 million’s worth of UFC shares.
17. Abél “The Weeknd” Tesfaye
Has $16 million of UFC shares.
16. Calvin Harris
Possesses $16 million shares.
15. Anthony Kiedis
Has $17 million of UFC shares.
14. Jimmy Kimmel
Acquired $19 million of shares.
13. Robert Kraft
The owner of New England Patriots has $20 million’s worth of UFC shares.
12. Adam Levine
Has $22 million shares.
11. Li Na
This Chinese tennis player has $25 million of UFC shares.
10. LL Cool J
Possesses $25 million of UFC shares.
9. Cameron Jerrell Newton
Carolina Panthers’ quarterback has $25 million shares.
8. Conan O’Brien
Has $25 million of UFC shares.
7. Trey Parker
Acquired $30 million of shares.
6. Tyler Perry
Has $35 million of UFC shares.
5. Maria Sharapova
Bought $35 million of UFC shares.
4. Sylvester Stallone
Has purchased $40 million of UFC shares.
3. Mark Wahlberg
Possesses $40 million shares.
2. Venus Williams
Acquired $50 million of UFC shares.
1. Serena Williams
Has $75 million’s worth of UFC shares.