According to Forbes magazine, the highest paid TV actor, male or female, is Sofia Vergara! They estimate that the 41-year-old Colombian bombshell brought in $30 million between June 2012 and June 2013!
Her salary of about $175,000 per episode of the hit show Modern Family certainly contributes to her wealth, but it is her numerous brand endorsements that carry her to the top of the list. She is a spokesperson for Diet Coke, Cover Girl, Comcast, State Farm Insurance, and a thyroid medication called Synthroid. Not only that, but she also has her own clothing line at K-Mart, is an executive producer of ABC’sKiller Women, and is half of the Latin World Entertainment management company.
She made $6 million more than the highest guy on the list − Ashton Kutcher.
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Congratulations to new parents Stephen Barker Liles of Love and Theft and his fiancée Jenna Kennedy on the birth of their first child, a son they’ve named Jett Barker Liles. The little tyke made his world debut Monday at a Nashville hospital, weighing seven pounds, seven ounces.
Stephen says, “Jenna was awesome, calm and collected the entire time. We checked in, stayed up all night and watched SportsCenter and Friends, and listened to Mozart during the delivery."
Stephen’s family was in town for Jett’s birth. Also, bandmate Eric Gunderson and his wife Emily plan on introducing Jett to their son Camden.
Liles says, “They are going to be best friends!”
If you went shopping on Black Friday and thought you got some pretty great deals on gifts, you may be disappointed by the price of some of those items after the holidays. Most of the popular Christmas gifts are actually cheaper after the holiday season.
Here are 12 things you should wait to buy after Christmas.
1. Big-screen TVs
6. Caribbean cruises
12. Broadway tickets
(Source: Kiplinger.com) (Photo courtesy of Getty Images)
Do you wait to do a lot of shopping until after the holidays or do you get yours done before?
A British woman is so jealous that she makes her fiancé take a lie detector test every time he leaves the house.
42-year-old Debbie Wood also checks her man’s texts, emails, and phone records to make sure he’s not cheating on her.
Doctors have officially diagnosed Debbi with Othello Syndrome, which is a psychiatric disorder that causes sufferers to be convinced their partners have been unfaithful even though there is no evidence to support the belief.
Could you imagine choosing to get married and agreeing to be monitored every single day for the rest of your life?
Is this woman going too far OR is it OK since he agreed to do it?
Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman were the it couple in the early 2000s. But all that ended when Hawke left Thurman for the nanny.
The actor did an interview this week reflecting on his ideas of monogamy and they’re actually pretty interesting …
"People have such a childish view of monogamy and fidelity. 'He's cheated so he's bad, she's cheated so she's bad,' as opposed to a recognition that our species is not monogamous," he says. "To act all indignant, that your world has been rocked because your lover wasn't faithful to you, is a little bit like acting rocked that your hair went gray."
(Source: Us) (Photo courtesy of Getty Images)
What do you think of Hawke's views on monogamy? Do you agree with him or not?
Miranda Lambert gave Dierks Bentley a pretty sweet gift at the end of their "Locked and Reloaded" tour. However, Bentley found a way to get it stuck in a tree.
Check out the gift and a photo of it stuck...
Carrie Underwood appeared on NBC's Late Night With Jimmy Fallon and sang an awesome parody of Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" except she changed the words to, "Butterball."
Check it out...
Underwood also tells Fallon about a phone call she got from Mick Jagger and talks about her husband's singing skills...
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Eric Church’s next album, The Outsiders, is Billboard magazine’s new cover story.
In an online preview, Church opens up about recording the collection in an old East Nashville church with his longtime producer Jay Joyce.
“Jay had to become an ordained minister to purchase the church, and anybody who knows him knows that that’s its own joke –- it tells itself,” said Church.
His new album, The Outsiders, will be in stores on February 11th.
The holidays are full of dinners and family gatherings. However, things can get a little weird if an uncomfortable dinner conversation comes up. According to a new survey of 1,000 Americans, here are the top 12 conversation topics you shouldn't bring up at dinner.
1. Your sex life, or anyone else's
2. Asking people about their income
3. Openly talking about your money
4. What birth control you use
5. The state of your relationship or marriage
9. Facebook or online dating profiles
10. How many Facebook friends or Twitter followers you have
12. Serious health issues
(Source: Daily Mail)
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Are there any items on this list that you don't like talking about with family members?