Highest paid stars on television

Slideshow posted in Entertainment News | Thursday, August 12, 2010

2 of 25: Drama category: Actors Christopher Meloni and Mariska Hargitay earn $395,000 per episode each for their roles as detectives Elliot Stabler and Olivia Benson on 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,' according to TVGuide.com. (Photo courtesy NBC Universal Television)