Television is an important source of entertainment for people in the modern world. When people are exhausted of their day to day works, they find great source of relaxation and comfort in television. The television industries of all countries of the world have produced big names which rule the hearts of the people living in those particular regions. Female artists and actresses have been showing great skills on television and have been proving their talents for long. These actresses do not only earn great fame and popularity among their fans, rather they also earn huge money through this source. In the highly competitive atmosphere, where each and every actress tries her best to be regarded as the best actress of television, it is highly difficult for these actresses to rule the list for long times. After getting being popular and famous, these artists are paid high prices to play roles and advertisement agencies also tend to approach them for the publicity of their products. This article is an attempt to familiarize our readers about the highest paid actresses in 2013. Following is the list of top 10 highest paid TV actresses in 2013. This list of TV celebrities is strictly based on the earnings of these actresses.
10. Julianna Margulies
Julianna Margulies is the 10th highest paid TV actress in 2013. She is 45 years old and has earned great popularity because of her great performance in the super hit “The Good Wife”. Julianna Margulies was awarded with Emmy Award because of her great presentation of acting skills in this program. She is being paid $6 million which helps her to manage in the list of top 10 highest paid actresses in 2013.
9. Courteney Cox
Courteney Cox, with the figure of $7 million, has the 9th position on our list of top 10 highest paid TV actresses in 2013. She was included in the cast of super hit “friends” which helped her to earn great fame and popularity. Moreover, the new hit series, Cougar Town, is also very popular in the United States of America.
8. Ellen Pompeo
Ellen Pompeo is 41 years old lady from United States of America. The famous medical series, Grey’s Anatomy, helped her in getting popularity in all parts of the world. She played the role of Meredith Grey in this series which was highly appreciated by the experts. She is being paid $7 million which helps her to secure the 8th position on our list of top 10 highest paid TV actresses in 2013.
7. Felicity Huffman
Felicity Huffman, with the figure of $9 million, holds the 7th position on our list of top 10 highest paid TV actresses in 2013. She presented great acting skills in the super hit series “Desperate Housewives” and “Transamerica” which helped her earn the award of Oscar. She was the only actress of this series who was awarded with this great award.
6. Teri Hatcher
Teri Hatcher is 46 years old and was included in the star cast of super hit “Desperate Housewives”. She is paid with $9 million which helps her to be regarded as the 6th highest paid TV actress in 2013. It is estimated that Teri Hatcher earns almost $375,000 for one episode of “Desperate Housewives”.
5. Marg Helgenberger
Marg Helgenberger is the 5th highest paid TV actress in 2013. This beautiful celebrity is currently earning $10 million which significantly helps her surpass all of her predecessors on the list. Her famous role in the hit series of CSI, which has now entered into its 11th season, has helped her earn great popularity and fame.
3. Marcia Cross
Marcia Cross, with $10 million, is the 4th highest paid TV actress. She has presented great acting skills in the super hit “Desperate Housewives” and “Melrose Place”. Millions of fans around the world admire her beauty and talents. She is a versatile actress who has got the ability to play any kind of role.
3. Mariska Hargitay
Mariska Hargitay also earns $10 million which helps her secure the 3rd position on our list of top 10 highest paid TV actresses in 2013. She is 47 years of age and is a very graceful lady. Her role in “Law & Order” is being highly appreciated by the experts.
2. Tina Fey
With a very cute smile on her face, Tina Fey rules the hearts of millions of her fans across the globe. She is just 41 years old. She has performed well in comedy films such as 30 Rocks. Among other works of Tina Fey include; Mean Girls, Baby Mama, and Date Night. With the earnings of $13 million, Tina Fey is regarded as the 2nd highest paid TV actress in 2013.
1. Eva Longoria
Here comes the name which is regarded as the highest paid TV actress in 2013, Eva Longoria. Because of her brilliant performance in “Desperate Housewives”, Eva Longoria was nominated for best actress at Golden Globe Awards in comedy shows. Her huge earnings of more than $13 million help her to be at the top of the list of top 10 highest paid TV actresses in 2013.