NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Jennifer Lawrence is a girl on fire, at least monetarily speaking.
The actress topped Forbes magazine’s list of the world’s highest-paid actresses for the second straight year, banking $46 million thanks to her paycheck for the final “Hunger Games” installment.READ MORE: Police Reveal More Details In Death Of 10-Year-Old Ayden Wolfe; Mother's Boyfriend Ryan Cato Faces Murder Charges
Lawrence out-earned second-ranked Melissa McCarthy with $33 million and Scarlett Johansson at No. 3 with $25 million.Long Island Rail Road Riders Face Crowded Trains On First Day Of Service Cuts
Together, the world’s 10 highest-paid actresses tallied a combined $205 million between June 1, 2015, and June 1, 2016, before fees and taxes.
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