Priyanka Chopra’s headlining role on American network show Quantico has earned her a spot on the Forbes list the world’s 10 highest paid TV actresses. Priyanka, 34, is ranked eighth with earnings of $11 million.
Priyanka’s annual worth effectively put her above Deepika Padukone, who made $10 million last year, on the list of highest paid actresses. Forbes has qualified Priyanka’s earnings because the West is familiar with her TV work – that ought to change when her Hollywood debut Baywatch releases next year.
The Forbes’ list of highest paid TV actresses is headed by Modern Family star Sofia Vergara with earnings of $43 million. Second ranked is The Big Bang Theory actress Kaley Cuoco with $24.5 million and The Mindy Project’s Mindy Kaling takes the third spot with $15 million.