Eva Longoria & Tina Fey Are The Highest Paid Ladies On Television
September 29th, 2011 3:00pm EDT
Eva Longoria and Tina Fey have been named the highest-earning actresses in television.
The "Desperate Housewives" actress came top of a list of TV's best-paid female stars complied by Forbes magazine, tying the number one spot with "30 Rock" funnywoman Fey. The publication reports they earned $13 million each between May, 2010, and May, 2011.
Longoria's co-star Marcia Cross, who earned $10 million, came third in a tie with "Law & Order: SVU" star Mariska Hargitay and "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation's" Marg Helgenberger.
Two more "Desperate Housewives" stars, Teri Hatcher and Felicity Huffman, shared sixth place with $9 million each.
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