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Guess Who's the Highest Paid TV Host?!

Dr. Phil tops Forbes magazine’s list of the highest paid TV hosts!  He took home $79 million last year.  Ellen DeGeneres comes in second with $77 million, and Ryan Seacrest is third earning $58 million.  Here’s the top ten:

  1. Dr. Phil McGraw - $79 million
  2. Ellen DeGeneres - $77 million
  3. Ryan Seacrest - $58 million
  4. Judge Judy Sheindlin - $47 million
  5. Simon Cowell - $43.5 million
  6. Steve Harvey - $42.5 million
  7. Bill O’Reilly - $37 million
  8. Sean Hannity - $36 million
  9. Michael Strahan - $21.5 million
  10. Heidi Klum - $21 million

Adam Levine revealed his wife, Behati Prinsloo, is expecting another baby girl!  They are parents to 13 month old Dusty Rose.


Everything I need is right here. (Beach optional)

A post shared by Adam Levine (@adamlevine) onNov 14, 2016 at 7:20am PST

Kelly Clarkson and Demi Lovato have been added to the list of performers at the 2017 American Music Awards!  They join Selena Gomez, Christina Aguilera, Diana Ross, and BTS on November 19th on ABC.  We’re also hearing that we may have performances from Lady Gaga and Sam Smith, but that’s not confirmed yet.


OH. MY. GOD. My girl, your girl... @kellyclarkson LIVE AT THE #AMAs! 11.19 at 8/7c on ABC. #KELLYxAMAs

A post shared by American Music Awards (@amas) onNov 6, 2017 at 8:38am PST

Imagine Dragons will be among the performers in their hometown at the Vegas Strong Benefit Concert, of which proceeds will go to the Las Vegas Victims Fund.  The fund was set up to aid victims of the October 1st mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival.  Imagine Dragons will join The Killers, Boyz II Men, and other Vegas acts at the T-Mobile Arena December 1st.

Natalie Portman has been awarded Israel’s 2018 Genesis Prize. The $1 million honor, known as the "Jewish Nobel Prize," is given out each year to "individuals who have attained excellence and international renown in their chosen professional fields, and who inspire others through their dedication to the Jewish community and Jewish values." 

Kevin Spacey has been cut out of the upcoming 50th anniversary special of The Carol Burnett Show. The disgraced actor had performed a musical number with Carol Burnett, Kristin Chenoweth and Bernadette Peters. The special will air on December 3rd on CBS.


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