Modern Family star Sofia Vergara tops Forbes list of highest-paid actresses


Sofia Vergara shared this photo (courtesy Sofia Vergara)


  • Sofia tops the list with annual earnings of $ 43 million
  • Second on the list is Angelina Jolie with $ 35.5 million
  • Scarlett Johansson, who topped last year, failed to make the top 10

New Delhi:

Forbes released this year list of highest paid actresses Y Modern Family Star Sofia Vergara has taken the No. 1 spot with earnings of $ 43 million. Second on the list is Hollywood star Angelina Jolie with $ 35.5 million. Sofia and Angelina are followed by Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot with $ 31.5 million. Forbes attributed Sofia’s impressive earnings to her generous salary from Modern Family – $ 500,000 per episode – and also as a judge on a reality show. America has talent, with an estimated $ 10 million per season. “She bolstered that revenue with a series of endorsement and license agreements,” Forbes reported. The Emmy Winner Modern Family It came to an end in April of this year after running successfully for 11 seasons.

Melissa McCarthy ($ 25 million), Meryl Streep ($ 24 million) and Emily Blunt ($ 22.5 million) ranked fourth, fifth, and sixth on Forbes’ list of highest-paid actresses, respectively. The list also features Nicole Kidman at # 7 with $ 22 million, Ellen Pompeo at # 8 with $ 19 million and Elisabeth Moss at # 9 with 16 million. Viola Davis rounds out the list ranking at # 10 with $ 15.5 million. Scarlett Johansson, who headlined last year, failed to make the top 10, Forbes reported.

According to Forbes, with most American theaters and major Hollywood production projects closed due to the pandemic, barring Angelina Jolie and Emily Blunt, the other actresses made the list because of their collaborations with television and streaming platforms. .

Earlier this year, Forbes reported that wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson, with his estimated earnings of $ 87.5 million, was the highest-paid actor of 2020. Bollywood star Akshay Kumar It turned out to be the only Indian celebrity on the list – she ranked fourth with her earnings estimated at $ 48.5 million.


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