It is claimed Piers Morgan’s new £50 million deal struck with media baron Rupert Murdoch is considerably more than what the former Good Morning Britain presenter earned at ITV
Piers Morgan is now said to be the nation’s highest paid journalist after signing his new mega-bucks contract.
He later quit his role as Life Stories host, with his final show at the end of 2021.
The Press Gazette say he will now be paid £50m over three years to write columns for The Sun and New York Post and also front a nightly TV show.
His comeback was said to be personally negotiated by the company’s proprietor, 90-year-old media baron Murdoch.
In his first column for the Sun, Piers took aim at Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
He describes his early handling of…