Money in the bank!
Sofia Vergara and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting have to be feeling pretty good about themselves right about now, at least as far as their careers are concerned!
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That's because both of the actresses earned $28.5 million in 2015, according to the most recent Forbes list of highest-paid TV actresses!
This marks four straight years that Vergara has been the highest-paid actress on TV thanks to her role on Modern Family. And Cuoco-Sweeting, who reportedly earns $1 million per episode of The Big Bang Theory, joins Vergara at the top this year!
Rounding out the list,
Shonda Rhimes believes in the power of love!
During a press junket on Tuesday, the Grey's Anatomy creator defended her decision to kill off Patrick Dempsey's beloved character Derek Shepherd.
While some fans are still getting over McDreamy's tragic death, Rhimes revealed she had to kill him off because it was the only way to preserve the love between him and Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo)!
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Speaking at the Television Critics Association summer press tour, the 45-year-old explained the alternative would go against everything the show set up, saying:
"What were the options? Either Der was going to walk out on Mer and leave her high and dry, and what was that going to mean? That would suggest the love wasn't true, the thing we had said for 11 years was a lie."
Rhimes explained that McDreamy's death was the only way he could leave his wife, continuing:
All of this hype and now it's finally here!
We were so excited to see Taylor Swift's music video Bad Blood, which opened the Billboard Music Awards. While it showcased Swifty's fabulous and gorgeous friends, it also showcased their mad fighting skillz!
The video opens with a kickass fight scene starring Taylor, of course, and then it intro'd Kendrick Lamar, who was a fantastic choice for the remix though!
Ch-ch-check it out (above) and see how many times you can spot her costars:
Just when you thought Grey's Anatomy couldn't get any sadder than last week's tear-jerker death, Meredith had to break the news to all her Seattle Grace friends that her hubby was dead.
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It can't be easy dealing with something like that, but Meredith mustered up the courage to tell them, in a very heavyhearted episode filled with a few more twists. You can see how Meredith handles the situation in the video (above).
The biggest twist came at the end of the episode — SPOILERS!!! — when…
You go, Shonda!
Grey's Anatomy beat out fellow Shonda Rhimes drama Scandal to take the People's Choice Award for Favorite Network TV Drama!
Of course, the long-running drama also beat out Chicago Fire, Downton Abbey, and Revenge.
Ch-ch-check out the video (above) to see Ellen Pompeo and the rest of the Seattle Grace crew accept the award!