It doesn’t take a science star to conclude that the cast of CBS’ “The Big Bang Theory” rakes in more batter than the GDP of some little nations, yet the genuine inquiry is who among them is the current year’s most generously compensated TV on-screen character.
As per Forbes’ yearly rundown, the overpaid honor goes to … drumroll, please … Jim Parsons! Yes, Sheldon is set to live long and succeed because of the $25.5 million he earned between June 2015 and June 2016. This makes the second year consecutively that he has secured the top spot, raking in $29 million during the year prior.
Parsons’ cast members filled out the rest of the list of the rundown with runner-up Johnny Galecki making $24 million over the same time frame, Simon Helberg coming in third with $22.5 million and, in conclusion, Kunal Nayyar winning a reported $22 million.
A week ago, Forbes declared their yearly rundown of the most generously compensated performing artists in TV. Kaley Cuoco verged on prevailing over the “Enormous detonation” young men with $24.5 million in the bank, yet it’s Sofia Vergara who ended up as the winner. The “Cutting edge Family” performer purportedly earned a stunning $43 million in the most recent year, more than any TV actor made.
Elsewhere in the world, we ate dollar-cut pizza for supper the third time this week.