A LOOK AT HOW MUCH ACTORS FROM YOUR FAVORITE TV SHOWS ARE MAKING PER EPISODE

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We all know that there’s an endless amount of shows available for us to watch via traditional network television and also through streaming service like Netflix. These shows draw millions of viewers each year. As the shows grow in popularity so too do the salaries. The Hollywood Reporter recently released some eye-watering numbers around what some of our favorite actors are making per episode. No surprise that the cast from Game of Thrones enjoys several top spots on this list. Check out the list below to see if you recognize the names from our favorite shows.

Current shows:

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson – $450,000 USD per episode of Ballers

Norman Reedus – $650,000 USD per episode of The Walking Dead (seasons seven and eight)

Andrew Lincoln – $650,000 USD per episode of The Walking Dead (seasons seven and eight)

Peter Dinklage –  $1.1 million USD per episode of Game of Thrones (seasons seven and eight)

Kit Harington – $1.1 million USD per episode of Game of Thrones (seasons seven and eight)

Emilia Clarke – $1.1 million USD per episode of Game of Thrones (seasons seven and eight)

Lena Headey – $1.1 million USD per episode of Game of Thrones (seasons seven and eight)

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau – $1.1 million USD per episode of Game of Thrones (seasons seven and eight)

Upcoming shows:

Jonah Hill – $350,000 USD per episode of Maniac (Netflix)

Emma Stone – $350,000 USD per episode of Maniac (Netflix)

Meryl Streep – $825,000 USD per episode of The Nix

Chris Rock – $20 million USD for two stand-up comedy specials (Netflix)