Ellen DeGeneres has Earned $20 Million for one Performance
Ellen DeGeneres made history and earned $87 Million This Year, according to the Forbes.
“It has been 15 years since I did a stand-up special. 15 years,” DeGeneres said in a statement. The streaming service shelled out $20 Million for the special, making DeGeneres the first and only female comedian to command such a sum for a single stand-up set.
She is known for 15th-highest-paid celebrity. She’s worth $275 million—nearly enough to capture a spot on Forbes’ America’s Richest Self-Made Women list.