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  • This 6-Year-Old TV Star Is Making $8,000 A Week

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    August Maturo child star
    Actor August Maturo is just 6-years-old, but he's already had bit roles on hit shows such as "How I Met Your Mother" and "Weeds."
    Most recently, August landed a meatier role on the highly anticipated "Girl Meets World" re-boot TV series on the Disney Channel. August will play the youngest son of Cory and Topanga.
    According to TMZ, Maturo's minor contract states that he is slated to make $8,000 per episode, with one episode being shown per week throughout the show's first season.
    August Maturo Ben Savage child star
    The child actor's salary will rise to $9,261 per episode by Season 4, if the show is picked up for additional seasons.
    TMZ also states that another child, who will play a minor character on the show, will rake in about $4,800 per episode.
    What were you doing at age 6?
    "Girl Meets World" will debut in 2014. In the meantime, you can keep up with "Auggie" on his Instagram account — run by his parents.
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