Dempsey (better known as Dr McDreamy from Greys Anatomy) has been reeling in his adoring female fans for years, cementing his reputation as one of TVs sexiest stars. His cherished role has led to plenty of film and commercial offers, making him very well off indeed.
At the other end of the TV spectrum is the eternally cheesy David Caruso and his iconic, if preposterous fictional detective Horatio Caine on CSI: Miami. Give that man a script full of one liners and some sunglasses to slowly put on half way through, and youve got franchise gold.
But which other stars have been deemed the Americas prime time top earning men from Forbes magazine? There are quite a few Brits making a splash in their homeland...
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