Sofia Vergara, the protagonist of the “Modern Family” series, ranks for the sixth consecutive year in the top spot for the best paid actress in the television industry, published Tuesday by Forbes magazine publishers.
Between 1 June 2016 and 1 June 2017, Sofia Vergara earned total revenues of 41.5 million dollars (before deducting taxes and taxes).
According to Forbes journalists, only a quarter of the Colombian actress’s income comes from the honors she received for her role in the Modern Family series – the biggest revenue is generated by her advertising contracts.
Actress Kaley Cuoco, one of the stars of the series “The Big Bang Theory,” ranks second with $ 26 million in revenue. The American actress pays $ 1 million for each episode of this TV production.
Mindy Kaling, the protagonist of The Mindy Project, and Ellen Pompeo, the star of the Gray’s Anatomy, is the third-largest player with $ 13 million in revenue.
Mariska Hargitay, the protagonist of the “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit” series, ranks fourth with $ 12.5 million.
Julie Bowen, wife of Sofie Vergara of Modern Family, is on the 6th place, with $ 12 million in revenue.
Kerry Washington, the star of Scandal, ranks seventh with $ 11 million, and actress Priyanka Chopra, the protagonist of the “Quantico” series, with 10 million dollars.
Robin Wright of “House of Cards” ranks 9th, earning $ 9 million, and the 10th position came to actress Pauley Perrette, known for her role in “NCIS,” with $ 8.5 million in revenue .
Cumulatively, the occupants of the top 10 Forbes rankings of the world’s best paid television actresses for the year 2017 earned $ 156.5 million in revenue.
Last month, Forbes journalists also released the list of top-rated actresses in the cinema industry. The first place in this ranking, with $ 26 million in revenue, is Emma Stone, the Oscar winner this year in the “Best Actress in a Leading Role” category thanks to her performance in the La La Land musical.