See who made the list for 2013
Our numbers come from research for our annual Celebrity 100 list, which is
based partly on the entertainment-related earnings of Hollywood's biggest stars.
Earnings estimates are based on conversations with agents, lawyers and other
in-the-know folks. We do not deduct for taxes, management fees or the other
costs of being a celebrity.
No. 1: Sofia
Vergara, $30 million
A woman sits atop the earnings pile (this year at least). With a haul of $30
million between June 2012 and June 2013, Sofia Vergara earned more than any
other TV actor, male or female.
Vergara, who stars on the hit sitcom "Modern Family," is paid
about the same as the other main actors on the show, roughly $175,000 per
episode. But Vergara stands out from the crowd thanks to her lucrative
endorsements. Vergara shills for brands like Diet Pepsi, Cover Girl and the
medication Synthroid. She also has one of the best deals around with Kmart; her
line of clothing at the discount chain is helping to bring in Hispanic
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'Modern Family' cast
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