Forbes have named 'The Big Bang Theory' star Jim Parsons as the highest-earning TV actor of 2015 with a fortune of $29 million.
Jim Parsons has been named the highest-earning TV actor of 2015.
The 'Big Bang Theory' star topped the Forbes list with earnings of $29 million for his role as Sheldon Cooper whilst his co-star Johnny Galecki - who plays Dr. Leonard Hofstadter - earned $27 million.
'NCIS' star Mark Harmon placed equally third on the list, alongside Jim's co-stars Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayya, as well as 'Two and a Half Men' actor Ashton Kutcher, with all of them earning $20 million each.
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The Ncis star will serve as a producer on Shakespeare's Sisters, which will centre on the young Bard as he battles three witches and Queen Elizabeth in the 1590s in London, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
This isn't Harmon's first foray into producing - the 63 year old has also worked behind the scenes on Ncis, Ncis: New Orleans and Tv movie Certain Prey.
Halle Berry, Dion Sanders, Bill Cowher, Tony Gonzalea, Jim Nantz, Phil Simms, James Brown, Norah O'Donnell, Charlie Rose, Gayle King, Les Moonves, Julis Chen, Will Arnett, Margo Martindale, Beau Bridges, Joey McIntyre, The McCarthys, Mark Harmon, Pauley Perette, NCIS Cast, Miguel Ferrer, NCIS Los Angeles, Dylan McDermott, Maggie Q, Chris O'Donnell, LL Cool J, Anna Faris, Allison Janney, The Talk, Katherine Mcphee, Scorpion Cast, Tea Leoni, Bebe Neuwirth, Madam Secretary, Morgan Freeman, Josh Duhamel, Dean Winters, NCIS New Orleans and Renee Felice Smith. - CBS presented its 2014-15 prime time schedule at Carnegie Hall, where many of the Network's new and returning series' stars were in attendance - New York City, New York, United States - Wednesday 14th May 2014
The Breaking Bad star, who is currently portraying former U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson on Broadway, had to step in to take over for the Ncis star on three separate occasions.
However, during one show, Cranston found himself struggling to remember his lines.
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Emily Wickersham will join the NCIS cast permanently. The actress was originally slated to appear in three episodes but has been promoted to a series regular.
Emily Wickersham is set to join the cast of NCIS full time, CBS announced yesterday (4th November).
Emily Wickersham has been promoted to a series regular on NCIS.
The actress, who has appeared in such films as I am Number Four and Remember Me, originally filmed three episodes for NCIS. However her character, NSA analyst Eleanor "Ellie" Bishop, has been promoted to a series regular. The show's team were already excited to be working with the actress, as Michael Weatherly (who plays Antony DiNozzo) told Entertainment Weekly: "We're excited about is having Emily join us on these little adventures we do every week and seeing how she is in the world that we create together. I hope the audience likes her as much as we did right away."
Continue reading: Emily Wickersham Promoted To 'NCIS' Series Regular As Ellie Bishop
'NCIS' has spawned another spin-off series set in New Orleans.
Spin-offs seem to be all the rage this month, with NCIS becoming the latest show to be expanding its franchise. CBS announced they would be expanding their popular NCIS franchise, a show centred on the fictional police branch, the Naval Criminal Investigation Service. The fictional police organisation already has branches in Washington D.C. and Los Angeles, but a third New Orleans base will feature in a spin-off series slated to air next spring.
Mark Harmon will be producing the NCIS spin-off.
The original part of the franchise stars Mark Harmon and Michael Weatherley as the two agents; whilst Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J aka Sam Hanna stars in NCIS: Los Angeles. Harmon will act as the executive producer of the series; and the showrunner Gary Glasberg will also have a producer's credit.
Continue reading: 'NCIS' Spawns New Orleans Spin-Off
NCIS is about to return for its 11th season, but it will be Cote de Pablo's last.
Cote de Pablo's NCIS exit doesn't really concern Mark Harmon. In fact, the top-dog isn't even breaking a sweat, despite commentators labelling the transitional period a bit of a crisis for the CBS crime-drama.
De Pablo's exit came after her eight seasons on the popular show, though it still took CBS bosses - including Les Moonves - by surprise.
Speaking to Latina magazine about her departure, the actress said: "It was not an easy decision, not one taken lightly. I feel like I am leaving my family," she says in the September issue, on newsstands August 13.What I want to say most of all is thank you to the fans and to the people who have been so supportive of me and of the show, who have made the show the great success that it is."
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The biggest stars of the CBS network including 'The Crazy Ones' actors Sarah Michelle Gellar and Robin Williams, and 'Mom' stars Anna Faris and Allison Janney were snapped on the red carpet the CBS Upfront 2013 event. Sarah is photographed kissing Robin on the cheek which makes one paparazzo shout, 'Get a room!'
Ashton Kutcher has topped Forbes' Rich List of highest paid TV actors, but his 'Two and a Half Men' predecessor failed to make the cut.
The Hollywood hunk rocketed to the top spot on Forbes' Rich List, knocking his rival off the list altogether thanks to his new role on 'Two And a Half Men.'
According to Forbes magazine, Ashton earnt $24 million from May 2011 to May 2012, whereas Charlie topped the list last year with $40 million.
Continue reading: Ashton Kutcher Surpasses Charlie Sheen In Forbes' Rich List
It's not often that Jamie Lee Curtis makes TV appearances but on Tuesday night, Curtis rejoined her former Freaky Friday co star Mark Harmon on screen in the hit show Ncis (or Naval Criminal Investigative Service). Jamie Lee Curtis appeared in the show, playing the role of Dr Samantha Ryan. Her character, according to CBS News, has been recruited by the Ncis to look into the apparent suicide of a Navy reservist. And there's more than a hint of romantic attraction between Dr Ryan and Leroy Jethro Gibbs, the Special Agent in Charge, played by Mark Harmon.
Continue reading: Jamie Lee Curtis On Mark Harmon: I'm Very Fond Of Him
Jamie Lee Curtis has returned to network TV in 'NCIS', which saw her star opposite her 'Freaky Friday' co-star Mark Harmon.
Jamie Lee Curtis has returned to network TV in 'NCIS'.
The Hollywood actress was reunited with her 'Freaky Friday' co-star Mark Harmon on the CBS drama show in the role of Dr. Samantha Ryan, a potential love interest for his alter-ego Special Agent Gibbs.
At the end of the first episode of her two planned appearances in the programme, Jamie's character called Gibbs and suggested they get breakfast together.
Continue reading: Jamie Lee Curtis Provides Romance On Ncis
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2nd September, 1951