Forbes has released its list of the world’s highest-paid TV hosts, and the name at the top of the list might surprise you!
This is based on their earnings from June 2016 to June 2017.
Here are the top 5:
5. Simon Cowell: $43 million
4. Judge Judy: $47 million
3. Ryan Seacrest: $58 million
2. Ellen DeGeneres: $77 million
And … 1. Dr. Phil: $79 million!
A majority of Dr. Phil's earnings come from his cut of the show’s advertising revenue, product placement deals, his producing credits on ‘The Doctors,’ endorsement deals and public speaking appearances.