Comparing TV Actor Pay
Variety has leaked the salaries of TV stars in comedy and drama and the results are pretty staggering. What we know is this: white actors make decidedly more than black actors even when white shows have smaller viewerships than black shows.
Take a look:
Well take a look as we break down the numbers for you.
That means three of the main characters on TV’s hottest show make less than Game Of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke for a season. By herself.
The main cast of Westworld makes $175,000 however it’s unclear if that includes Thandie Newton and Jeffrey Wright.
What’s remarkable is that so many of the shows on the list have viewerships much much lower than Black-ish yet the cast makes a fraction of the money.