TV's highest-paid actresses are...

TV's highest-paid actresses are...
Smart, funny, beautiful AND rich!
As if there weren't already enough reasons to want to be best friends with Tina Fey: she's smart, she's funny, she's beautiful, she's the star of the award-winning sitcom 30 Rock. And it turns out she's really rich, too!

Tina tops Forbes's list of America's highest-earning TV actresses, sharing first place with Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria: they each earned an estimated US$13 million between May 2010 and May 2011.

The rest of the Despies ladies are doing pretty well too: Marcia Cross made US$10 million, while Teri Hatcher and Felicity Huffman each pulled in US$9 million.

Crime queens Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU) and Marg Helgenberger (CSI: Crime Scene Investigation) also made the list, each scored US$10 million.

The top 10 highest-earing TV actresses in America

Tina Fey (30 Rock) — $13 million
Eva Longoria (Desperate Housewives) — $13 million
Marcia Cross (Desperate Housewives) — $10 million
Mariska Hargitay ( Law & Order: SVU) — $10 million
Marg Helgenberger ( CSI: Crime Scene Investigation) — $10 million
Teri Hatcher (Desperate Housewives) — $9 million
Felicity Huffman (Desperate Housewives) — $10 million
Courteney Cox (Cougar Town) — $7 million
Ellen Pompeo (Grey's Anatomy) — $7 million
Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife) — $7 million


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