Jennifer Aniston’s Salary Revealed For Her Big Return To TV

Jennifer Aniston may be returning to the small screen, but she’s earning big bucks to do it.

The 49-year-old actress is set to make $1.1 million per episode for her upcoming untitled series for Apple TV, Variety reports. Her co-star, Reese Witherspoon, will make an equal amount, while the two women, also listed as executive producers on the project through Aniston’s Echo Films and Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine, will also collect an additional fee for that service.

Production on the morning show dramedy begins this week in Los Angeles, with Steve Carell, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Billy Crudup also joining as series regulars. The show has already been picked up by Apple for two seasons with 10 episodes each.

The series marks Aniston’s first series regular TV role since Friends ended in 2004. The final two seasons of the sitcom earned the principal cast $1 million per episode, making Aniston, Courteney Cox and Lisa Kudrow the highest-paid TV actresses at the time.

During her recent cover story for InStyle‘s September issue, Aniston — who is Forbes third-highest paid actress of 2018 — called Friends “the greatest job I ever had.” 

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