It's been a rough year for the actress, but at least she has her millions of dollars to ease the pain. 65-year-old Bess Armstrong has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actresses for 2019 with an estimated $96 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 23/10/2019 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Bess Armstrong tops annual list of highest-paid actresses
In 2017 it looked like the actress’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Tuesday (October 22) that Armstrong is the highest-paid actress in the world, pulling in an astonishing $96 million between September 2018 and September 2019, a nearly $60 million lead over her closest competition.
People With Money’s factors
In compiling this yearly list, the magazine considers factors such as upfront pay, profit participation, residuals, endorsements and advertising work.
The American actress has an estimated net worth of $275 million. She owes her fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics. She also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Armstrong Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Baltimore Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderarmstrong - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Bess) and a fashion line called “Bess Armstrong Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Bess fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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