Whimsical the world of television. And more on the subject of the salaries of its stars, taking into account that several precedents managed to make working for a small screen project as profitable or more than a role in a movie for theaters. This is what the directors and actors know, plus it all started with several actors from the series “Friends” (three of them on this list), who managed to match the salary of all of them to one million dollars per episode in recent seasons, which was a milestone in itself.
These are the 10 stars of television in 2022 who are richer they are and how much they have charged for their most recent works.
Jennifer Aniston Net Worth $300 Million
The 52-year-old actress began in 1990 in the world of television, but already in 93 she made the leap to the cinema and since then she has been simultaneously both media. In 1994 she became very popular for the role of Rachel Greene in “Friends”. “One of the most beloved characters on the small screen as Rachel Green. Intelligent, elegant, and cheeky, the character not only received widespread praise but also made Jennifer Aniston a real star. Already in 2007 he joined the Forbes list of the ten wealthiest actors and is currently estimated to have a net worth of 300 million dollars.
Sofia Vergara $160 Million
Sofia Vergara is a 49-year-old Colombian-American actress. Her fame came as Gloria Pritchett in the popular ABC comedy “Modern Family” in 2009, but she had already been on television since 1991 and in film since 2002 with “The Big Mess.” Currently, he is a judge on “America’s Got Talent” and has earned $190,000 per episode of the series. In 2020 Forbes allocated him profits of 43 million dollars in the last twelve months and it is estimated that he has a total net worth of approximately 160 million dollars.
Courteney Cox $150 Million
Courtney, 57, hasn’t stood still since “Friends” ended. She became popular for her character “Monica” on Friends and quickly hooked up with “Gale Weathers” on “Scream.” Cox has also appeared on other shows such as “Modern Family.” In the following years she has acted in films such as ‘Bedtime Stories (2008), ‘The Butler’s in Love’ (2008), ‘Scream 4’ (2011), and ‘Moter and Daughters’ (2016). She is also a director and producer, her net worth is $150 million.
Mark Harmon $90 Million
The 70-year-old actor has been on both screens all his life, but many remember him for having been special agent Jethro Gibbs on the famous TV show NCIS since 2003. Fortunately, he changed his role as a quarterback at UCLA in 1973 to pursue acting with his recurring role on “Ozzie’s Girls.” His current net worth to date is $90 million.
Yeardley Smith $85 Million
Yeardley Smith is a voice actress, comedian, and painter who is most popular for the animated series “The Simpsons”. Born and raised in France, Smith lent her voice to Lisa Simpson and garnered huge praise for her. He is 57 years old and has been on television since 1987 and has participated in “The big bang theory”, in 10 video games of the yellow family and films such as “Better impossible”. Today his net worth is $85 million.
Julie Kavner $85 Million
Julie Kavner is one of those actors who harbors a multitude of talents. The 71-year-old actress is known for lending her voice to marge Simpson’s character which caused her popularity to skyrocket. Apart from this, she has also received awards for her performance in the comedy series “Rhoda”. He has made more than 15 films and has been on television with projects since 1974. His current net worth is around $85 million.
Dan Castellaneta $85 Million
“The Simpsons” is one such show that has gained cult status over the years. One of the show’s popular characters is none other than Homer Simpson. Voiced by Dan Castellaneta, 64, it was recently reported that the actor earns about $300,000 per episode, making his net worth around $85 million.
Nancy Cartwright $80 Million
Nancy Cartwright, 64, is best remembered for her role as “Bart Simpson.” Nancy, a popular comedian, and broadcaster, gained popularity overnight for her long-running role. In the cinema, his appearances are sporadic as well as on television, with unique appearances in “The Prince of Bel-Air” or “24”. Today his net worth is estimated at around $80 million.
Jim Parsons $80 Million
“The Big Bang Theory” has been the hottest sitcom in recent years. Parson, who plays the role of Sheldon Cooper, earns about $26.5 million per episode and is counted among today’s richest TV stars with a net worth of $80 million.
Matt LeBlanc $80 Million
We all fell in love with Matt LeBlanc and his “Joey Tribbiani” in “Friends.” The show not only made Matt LeBlanc a star but also earned him worldwide fame and popularity. His current net worth as of today is around $80 million.