Realities shows are the new hits of the time. People want to see something real and something extraordinary. For this, the TV series have become the interest of past. This is the reason why reality shows are becoming more popular these days. Since people can relate really well with the reality shows they have taken a leap in the recent past in the industry.
In spite of the fact that the reality shows are also scripted and the drama they do is all rubbish and nothing real, people still wait for everyday to tune in with them. Since the TRP of the reality TV shows is elevating with passing day no wonder the stars are making a hefty amount of money.
Let’s check out some of the top 10 highest paid reality TV stars 2018
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10. Keith Urban –
With the earning of about $5 Million Keith has got listed at number ten. Born on 26th October 1967, Keith before entering into the world of reality shows was a well-known country singer. He became the judge in the American idol owing to the fact that he is a great singer of the time. Already rich Keith surely would have elevated his net worth by becoming one the judges in one the top notch Television reality show. For every season Keith was given $5 million for his contribution to the American Idol.
9. Blake Shelton –
As per the Forbes, 41 years old Blake Shelton earned $6 Million for the television show The Voice. Though it came little late as compared to other reality shows, it makes a great deal in the industry and managed to grab the attention of people all around the world. Being one of the most significant judges in the show Blake Shelton and his banter were liked by everyone. Being a great singer and songwriter by himself, Blake got an impressive amount of money for judging the show. This indeed has elevated the net worth of Blake manifolds.
8. Pharrell Williams –
A great musician of the present era, Pharrell Williams with the hefty amount of $8 Million get listed in number 8 in our list. This 44 years old musician is already worth millions of dollars and after becoming the judge of the famous The Voice, he has elevated it manifolds. With so many hits and great music, Pharrell is undoubtedly increasing the TRP of the show. Apart from that, he is doing extremely well in boosting the moral of the contestants as well. This is the reason why Pharrell is one of the most adored musicians of the time.
7. BETHENNY FRANKEL:
According to Forbes, Bethenny with the earning of about $8.5 million is the seventh highest paid reality TV star of the time. Born on 4th November 1970, Bethenny Frankel is not just an American reality TV personality who founded Skinnygirl Cocktails but is also the author of four self-help books. The main shows she got aired in are The Apprentice: Martha Stewart, The Real Housewives of New York City and was the subject of the reality television series Bethenny Ever After. With her signature drinks, she presents on the Skinnygirl Cocktails has made her net worth shoots many times. The other consumer products like granola bars, shapewear, and kitchen appliances are just adding to her bank balance.
6. KOURTNEY KARDASHIAN:
Kardashians are the ultimate TV stars of the present era. They have taken a storm ion the industry and are the biggest hit of the time. With the earning of $10 million, Kourtney Kardashian is ranked number six in the list. From the show ‘Keeping up with the Kardashians’ and numerous endorsements she has left all other reality stars far behind. Although if compared to her siblings she is still endorsing few products but the one she does are enough to get her listed in the Forbes list. Her endorsement with Manuka Doctor Skincare products along with Kardashian Beauty made her most popular.
5. KRIS JENNER:
With the earnings of $11.5 million Kris Jenner got ranked number 5 as per the Forbes. Born on 5th November 1955, Kris was formerly Kardashian and is an American television personality. She got the fame and name from the popular show Keeping Up with the Kardashians along with her family members. After getting married to Bruce Jenner, a retired Olympic Games champion she took a halt for some time and later again got into the show. Earlier she was married to Robert Kardashian. The show has given her all the reasons to get popularize and ultimately got her listed in the Forbes for being the richest reality television star.
4. KHLOE KARDASHIAN:
Kardashians are on the verge of taking the industry to storm. Khloe Kardashian with the earning of $15 million according to Forbes is the fourth richest and highest paid reality television star of the time. Although her show Kocktails with Khloe is not running on the television but it didn’t let her stop. Her various deals with brands and endorsements have led her to get listed on the Forbes list. Ventures like Good American jeans, a book, and lots of social media support made her shine. Born on 24th June 1984 Khloe is a beautiful and extremely gorgeous and equally rich reality TV star.
3. KENDALL JENNER:
When they say rich are getting richer the Jenner and Kardashian family comes before the eyes. With the earnings of $17 million, Kendall Jenner is the third richest and highest paid reality television star according to the Forbes. Born on 3rd November 1995, Kendall is an amazingly beautiful American fashion model and TV personality. From her various endorsement deals and the money, she gets paid from the show ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ is enough to get her enlisted in the Forbes list. Her show Kendall & Kylie game and her app along with the modelling projects have given her another level of popularity and fame all around the world.
2. KYLIE JENNER:
Daughter of Kris Jenner and Bruce Jenner, Kylie at present has the earning of about $18 million and this makes her second highest paid reality television star. According to Forbes, this 19 years old girl is making quite a lot of money for her age. Her family show ‘Keeping up with Kardashians’ and numerous endorsements deals with lines like Pacsun, Topshop, Puma and Sinful Colors have made her one top notch personality of the year. Her own venture the Kylie Cosmetics Company is also there to shoot up her net worth many times. Her very popular Kylie Jenner app and the Kendall & Kylie game are very famous among the teenagers.
1. KIM KARDASHIAN WEST:
The mother of controversies yet highly appreciated in the industry, Kim Kardashian wife of Kanye West, with the earning of $51 million top the list of the richest and highest paid reality Television star of the era. She is the most popular host of her family show ‘Keeping up with Kardashian’ which is one of the major sources of her income. Apart from that her Kim Kardashian: Hollywood mobile game generates millions of dollars to her account every year. She is the one who makes more money from the mobile endeavors of her rather than the shows and endorsements. Not to mention she is the lady followed by many women all around the world.
It is been said that the show must go one and this holds really true for these reality television stars to increase their bank balance. We enjoy watching them and they enjoy making money. So it’s a win-win situation for both of us!