Priyanka Chopra among Forbes' 10 highest paid TV actresses

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Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra joined the Forbes’ list of 10 highest paid TV actresses for the first time this year, coming in eighth and earning $11 million.

After recently making it to Times 100 List of most influential people this year, the Bollywood actor Priyanka Chopra has now bagged a spot on the Forbes list of world’s 10 highest paid TV actresses.

In her arrangement with ABC, Bollywood whiz Priyanka Chopra has been featuring in the Joshua Safran and Mark Gordon -made Quantico. The Indian actress has been immensely popular after her ABC TV shows Quantico. She has brought a lot of recognition in the US and has also been indicated as an international TV celeb. According to Forbes, PeeCee (as she is famously nicknamed) has become the eighth highest paid TV actress in the world, with net earnings of approximately   $11 million.

According to Forbes, Quantico season 2 will make its premiere late in September, 2016. Priyanka is all set for the shooting and will be seen with CIA officer Alex Parrish. She is also starring with other highest paid actors such as Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in her Hollywood debut film Baywatch.

The current ranking has also made Priyanka the highest paid actress in India with Deepika Padukone who came 10th on Forbes' world's list. The other top paid TV actresses included in the list are Sofia Vergara who earned $43 million this year, Kaley Cuoco with $24.5 million, Mindy Kaling, an Indian-origin actress, takes the third position with $15 million. Ellen Pompeo and Mariska Hargitay, both make a tie with $14.5 million. Kerry Washington in sixth position, Castle star Stana Katric is placed at seventh position

Priyanka Chopra who has featured on the Forbes’ list for the first time and is relatively new to the US audience has gained immense popularity after her show.

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