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Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Kevin Hart tops Forbes's List of the highest-paid comedians with $87.5 million

Kevin Hart, 37, has dethroned Jerry Seinfeld as the highest paid comedian, with his earnings of $87.5 Million. According to Forbes, Between June 2015 and June 2016, Kevin Hart made $87.5 million - over $30 million more than longtime earnings leader Jerry Seinfeld, who made $43.5 million.

Combined, the world’s 10 highest-paid comedians made $233.5 million over Forbes' scoring period, prior to taxes and management fees. Their earnings came from touring, endorsements, films, DVD sales, TV specials and paid appearances. These comedians are:

1. Kevin Hart: $87.5million (£67.3 million)
2. Jerry Seinfeld: $43.5million (£22.5 million)
3. Terry Fator: $21million (£16.15million)
4. Amy Schumer: $17million (£13.1million)
5. Jeff Dunham: $13.5million (£10.4million)
6. Dave Chappelle: $13million (£10million)
7. Jim Gaffigan: $12.5million (£9.6million)
8. Gabriel Iglesias: $9.5million (£7.3million)
9. Russell Peters: $9million (£6.9 million)
10. John Bishop: $7million (£5.4 million)


Uju Phil said...

Wow... He ought to!

Juliet Iwuno said...

Congrats to him. Linda take note!

Odibe Blessing said...

Good for him

Ifeanyi Emmanuel said...

This is the reward of hardwork. Kevin was busy touring the world since this year. Congrats bro!
Pls if you know anyone battling cancer, refer them to you might just save a life.

OSINANL said...


ike manuel said...

WoW! No wonder he is marrying, divorcing and remarrying with reckless abandon.. Congrats to him!

Na me talk am!

Long Live Lib!!!

livingstone chibuike said...


Ogenah Boris said...

Money man

vinna saviour said...

Congrats to him

Musa simon audu said...

Noted.. #Lindatakenote

NaijaDeltaBabe said...

Dats nice

...merited happiness

ONYX linda ikeji first son GODWIN said...

Enjoy! Btw, why does Forbes use June as their yearly calendar?

Eddy Ogbunambala said...



Dave is best of them all.....Everybody got to eat right!!!

Anonymous said...

i wonder how many d*cks he had to take up his @#$hole to get worldly favors... illuminati things

Baba For The Broads said...

True that!

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