Description: While we are busy being becoming immersed in the daily lives, emotions and relationships of their on-screen personas—Sofia as Gloria, Robin as Claire, and Julianna, who for so long was Nurse Carol, slowly shifted to Alicia—TV’s top actresses are busy making money: Sofia Vergara and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting more than any others, banking $28.5 million apiece pretax between June 1, 2014, and June 1, 2015, to rank as the world’s highest-paid TV actresses.
Date: Sep 08, 2015
Questions for discussion:
- Why do you suppose pay rates are so different for television and film acting?
- Do you think is there a connection with the way in which each industry is financed?