"Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara has been named as the world's highest-paid television actress by "Forbes" for the fifth year in a row. "Big Bang Theory's" Kaley Cuoco placed second on the annual list. Vergara claimed the top spot with $43 million in earnings, thanks to her role on "Modern Family" as well as a slew of endorsement and licensing deals for products including a line of furniture.
James Cordon has offered up his parody clip of Kanye West's recent "Fade" video. In the original video, G.O.O.D. Music up-and-comer Teyana Taylor puts on an impressive dance routine in a gym before turning into a lion. In the new vid, Corden appears and asks Taylor to "dial it down a bit." The video's choreographer Jae Blaze told Pitchfork about the inspiration for the initial vid.
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry has been announced as a member of the cast of the upcoming season of ABC's "Dancing With The Stars." In a post on Twitter, Perry indicated that he would use his appearance on "Dancing With The Stars" as an opportunity to help veterans.
Guy Pearce and Carice van Houten have reportedly welcomed their first son together. The pair shared news of the addition to their family via Twitter, where Pearce initially tweeted the message and Houten was quick to retweet. "A cute little package arrived and told us his name's Monte Pearce," Pearce tweeted. "We think we're gonna keep him. Placenta smoothie anyone? @caricevhouten."