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8. Patrick Dempsey - This actor, who plays Dr. Derek Shepherd, aka 'McDreamy' on ABC's hit medical drama series 'Grey's Anatomy,' is No. 8 on Forbes' list, having earned $12 million between May 2011 and May 2012.
(Pictured: Patrick Dempsey appears in a 2012 publicity photo for ABC's 'Grey's Anatomy.')
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