NEW YORK • Sofia Vergara has a want for her “Family”.
“I don’t understand why (sitcom Modern Family, in which she stars) can’t be like Law & Order,” she instructed Health journal lately.
She was referring to speak that the present might wrap up subsequent yr.
It is in its 10th season, whereas drama Law & Order dominated for 20.
“That would be a dream for me, to keep doing this forever,” she mentioned.
But if the present bows out, she at the very least will exit on a monetary excessive, with Forbes journal simply naming her because the best-rewarded actor on United States tv – for the seventh time in a row.
She pocketed US$42.5 million (S$58.7 million) between final yr and this yr, means in entrance of the top-earning man, The Big Bang Theory’s Jim Parsons, who netted US$26.5 million.
Another 4 of the six best-paid stars after Vergara additionally bought their payoff from The Big Bang Theory.
They are Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Kunal Nayyar and Simon Helberg, who bagged US$23.5 million to US$25 million every.
They reached such lofty heights, regardless of reportedly taking pay cuts to provide co-stars Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch a monetary enhance, placing them among the many high 10 best-paid actresses.
While rumours of Modern Family exiting have swirled, The Big Bang Theory is confirmed to name it a day subsequent yr.
The Forbes figures rope in sponsorship and licensing revenue on high of television-show salaries.
The high 10 ladies took home US$168.5 million between June 1 final yr and June 1 this yr, based on Forbes – up from US$156.5 million up to now 12 months.
The whole for the highest 10 males was US$181 million, down from US$185 million.