World's highest paid comedians 2016, Forbes
- 28.09.2016, 18:15,
- Culture » Culture. Main
Amy Schumer is the first woman to ever make the list of top-paid jokers.
Kevin Hart made $87.5 million and topped the list of the richest comics dethroning the previous leader Jerry Seinfeld with $43.5 million.
Another novice and a pioneer is Amy Schumer who took the fourth place with earnings of $17 million.
Not only is she the only female comic on this year’s list, Schumer is also the only woman to ever make the highest-paid comedians list.
The full list of the world's highest paid comedians:
1. Kevin Hart ($87.5mln)
2. Jerry Seinfeld ($43.5mln)
3. Terry Fator ($21mln)
4. Amy Schumer ($17mln)
5. Jeff Dunham ($13.5mln)
6. Dave Chappelle ($13mln)
7. Jim Gaffigan ($12.5mln)
8. Gabriel Iglesias ($9.5mln)
9. Russel Peters ($9mln)
10. John Bishop ($7mln)