Mariska Hargitay Highest-Paid Actress in the World

Mariska Hargitay
Mariska Hargitay led People With Money’s annual list of the “100 highest paid actresses” released on Wednesday.

It's been a rough year for the actress, but at least she has her millions of dollars to ease the pain. 56-year-old Mariska Hargitay has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actresses for 2020 with an estimated $75 million in combined earnings.

UPDATE 24/09/2020 : This story seems to be false. (read more)

Mariska Hargitay tops annual list of highest-paid actresses

In 2018 it looked like the actress’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Wednesday (September 23) that Hargitay is the highest-paid actress in the world, pulling in an astonishing $75 million between August 2019 and August 2020, a nearly $40 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 $215 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 Hargitay Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Los Angeles Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderhargitay - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Mariska) and a fashion line called “Mariska Hargitay Seduction”.

The ranking is significant for many Mariska fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.

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