12 celebrities you didn't realize are absurdly rich


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There are some celebrities whose sheer fame, and correspondent wealth, you don't question, be it Mick Jagger or Madonna.

But then there are the entertainment figures whom you might recognize, but you never understood how much money they've accumulated over the years. Sure, Dolly Parton is a country superstar, but did you realize she's actually worth quite a lot more than Mick Jagger?

From musicians who have put in their dues to TV stars cashing in on syndication, here are the most surprising celebrities who are filthy rich.