Crab Becomes Highest-Paid Person On Television
Variety just released its list of the highest-paid TV stars of 2016, and a certain Judge Judith Sheindlin is at the very top of it.
In fact, she earns an estimated $47 million a year for Judge Judy. Now in its 21st season, the show reportedly brings in around $160 to $170 million a year in revenue. It’s currently the most-watched national program in daytime TV, drawing in roughly 10.3 million viewers every week.
You can read Variety‘s entire list here.