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Sofia Vergara hailed as Forbes’ highest-paid actress of 2020

Sofia Vergara hailed as Forbes’ highest-paid actress of 2020

The list of 2020’s highest-paid actresses has just released and Sofia Vergara topped this year’s prestigious list. According to Forbes, the Colombian-American actress topped the new world rankings with $43 million.

Hollywood veteran Angelina Jolie and “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot come in second and third on the list.


Below are the actresses who made it to Forbes’ Top 10:

  1. Sofia Vergara: $43 million
  2. Angelina Jolie: $35.5 million
  3. Gal Gadot: $31.5 million
  4. Melissa McCarthy: $25 million
  5. Meryl Streep: $24 million
  6. Emily Blunt: $22.5 million
  7. Nicole Kidman: $22 million
  8. Ellen Pompeo: $19 million
  9. Elisabeth Moss: $16 million
  10. Viola Davis: $15.5 million

According to the report, Vergara earned $500,000 per episode playing Gloria on popular comedy series “Modern Family.” She is also reportedly paid at least $10 million for each season of “America’s Got Talent.”

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Combined, all ten celebrities earned a total of $254 million in the 12 months leading up to June, down 20% from last year, the report added.

On the other hand, while Hollywood may be moving closer to gender pay equity, there are still ways to go. The ten highest-paid male actors collected $545.5 million this year, almost double that of their female peers.

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