Charlie Sheen Named As Highest Paid U.S. Actor On Television

August 5, 2008

TV Guide has named Charlie Sheen as the highest paid U.S. actor on television......Hollywood (ChattahBox) – TV Guide has revealed that Charlie Sheen is the highest paid U.S. actor on television.

Charlie Sheen, star of the hit show Two and a Half Men, makes over $800,000 per episode.

In second behind Charlie Sheen was William Petersen, best known for CSI as Gil Grissom.

Others who made the list include the cast of The Simpsons, which makes $400,000 a piece per episode.

Other big names include American Idol judge Simon Cowell, who gets $50 million for one season of the show.

In regards to the women, Mariska Hargitay topped the list from Law & Order, making $400,000 per episode.


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