Ashton Kutcher tops Forbes' 2012 list of Highest-Paid TV Actors

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1 of 11: 1. Ashton Kutcher - The actor, who replaced Charlie Sheen on the CBS sitcom 'Two and a Half Men' in 2011, is No. 1 on Forbes' 2012 list of Highest-Paid TV actors. The financial news outlet estimates that he earned $24 million between May 2011 and May 2012, adding that he also makes money from previous investments he had made in tech companies such as Skype, Spotify and Airbnb.

(Pictured: Ashton Kutcher appears with guest star Miley Cyrus in a scene from 'Two and a Half Men,' during an episode airing on Oct. 18, 2012.) ( Photo / Greg Gayne / Warner Bros. Television / CBS)