Dr. Phil Tops Forbes List of World’s Highest-Paid TV Hosts
To heck with this radio gig, it's time to get on television.
(Ah, if it weren't for that lack of talent and good looks thing!)
Forbes put out its annual list of "The World's Highest-Paid TV Hosts" and the top spot comes as a bit of a shock to me -- Dr. Phil. That dude is making bank for just spewing common sense advice.
Here is the complete list and how much each has bankrolled in the last 12 months:
- Dr. Phil - $88 million
- Ellen DeGeneres - $75 million
- Ryan Seacrest - $55 million
- Judge Judy Sheindlin - $47 million
- Matt Lauer - $25 million
- Heidi Klum - $19 million
- Bill O'Reilly - $18.5 million
- Robin Roberts - $18 million
- Kelly Ripa - $17 million
- Michael Strahan - $17 million