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‘Real Housewives’ Compare Filming To ‘Slave Labor’

| August 4, 2010 - 10:28 am

The stars of the Real Housewives franchises claim that being a Bravo reality star isn’t a ritzy walk in the park.
PopEater’s Rob Shuter reports that the reality stars are grumbling about their treatment by Bravo. According to inside sources, the ladies claim that they are underpaid (most of the stars get $3,000 per… More »

What Does It Cost to Hire Selena Gomez?

| August 4, 2010 - 6:08 am

Want to hire Selena Gomez for your bat mitzvah? Gather up $100,000 and American’s Teen Sweetheart will perform at your special event.
The Smoking Gun has released the booking prices of celebrities like Selena, and the asking prices — essentially the minimum fee they’ll take — might surprise you. Recent American Idol winner KrisMore »

‘Jersey Shore’ Cast Gets Massive Pay Raise Following Strike

| July 20, 2010 - 6:24 am

After launching a weekend filming strike, the cast of Jersey Shore can look forward to a hefty pay raise as they head into their new season.
According to The Hollywood Reporter the cast will be getting close to $30,000 per episode for the filming of their new season “2.5.” That’s close to a 200%… More »

U2: The Richest Band In The World

| July 19, 2010 - 1:04 pm

While they may not be viral favorites like Lady Gaga, Irish rock legends U2 pulled in a hefty $130 million last year, making them the richest band in the world for 2010, according to Forbes magazine annual list of the world’s wealthiest musicians.
Following in a close second was AC/DC, who pulled down $114… More »

‘Jersey Shore’ Cast Goes On Strike

| July 19, 2010 - 5:41 am

The cast of Jersey Shore has reportedly gone on strike. Are you willing to cross the picket line?
TMZ reports that JWoWW, Ronnie, Sammi, Pauly D, and Vinny have told MTV that they refuse to continue filming until they can renegotiate their current contracts.
The cast is gearing up to film “at home” More »

Lindsay Lohan Wants $1 Million For Post-Prison Interview

Celebuzz | July 8, 2010 - 8:41 am

Unless you live under a rock, you may have heard that starlet Lindsay Lohan is in a little bit of trouble. The 24-year-old actress was sentenced on Tuesday to 90 days in jail and 90 days in inpatient rehab after she violated her probation stemming from a 2007 DUI case.
Yes, it sounds like… More »

Robert Pattinson Is Worth More Than Kristen Stewart

| June 30, 2010 - 6:52 am

Uh oh: According to Forbes magazine (via Hollywood Life), Robert Pattinson earns significantly more than his Twilight co-star (and real-life girlfriend) Kristen Stewart.
The magazine reports that RPattz raked in an estimated $17 million last year while KStew “only” brought in $12 million. (Still many more millions than we earned last year!)
While… More »

‘Two And A Half Men’ Kid Star Makes More Money Than Miley Cyrus

| May 11, 2010 - 8:00 am

Who is TV’s highest-paid child actor? It might not be who you think.
The New York Post released their list of the top 10 highest paid child actors and revealed that even though Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, and Demi Lovato are the queens of our hearts, they aren’t the highest-paid actors on television.
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The Hills Cast Is Making Bank

Betsy Waldman | September 29, 2009 - 9:45 am

Don’t read on if you don’t want to be very, very, very jealous.
The Hills premieres on MTV tonight, and the Daily Beast has gotten it’s hands on the salaries for the main stars of the hit reality show.
Per episode (not even kidding):
Kristin Cavallari: $90,000
Audrina Patridge: $100,000
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Octo-Mom’s Kids Are Gonna Get PAID!

Celebuzz | July 25, 2009 - 11:30 am

Us Magazine reports that Nadya “Octo-mom” Suleman has signed agreements for each of her children, netting them a daily payday of $250 per kid to star in her upcoming reality TV show.
And with 14 kids, that adds up to a lot of cash—a grand total of $250,000 over the next three… More »

Tori Spelling: Practically Worthless

Celebuzz | August 11, 2008 - 7:00 pm

First Beverly Hills 90210 alum Tori Spelling gets screwed out of her inheritance. Then her pooch dies. Now she suffers the indignity of discovering that she’s worth less than half of what Shannen Doherty—who can’t even get arrested in this town—is. According to Deadline Hollywood, Tori is pulling out of the upcoming 90210 spin-off, because… More »

This Just In: Stars Make More Than You!

Celebuzz | April 11, 2008 - 11:25 am

Times are tough, people, just not for the Hollywood A-list, brand-name jocks, and Leona Helmsley’s Maltese.Parade mag is back with its 25th annual “What People Earn” salary report, and the results will only make you feel like a flop. While the nation’s median salary last year was $36,140, the mean among the 17… More »