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Kiefer Sutherland has inked a deal with 20th Century Fox Television that will keep him starring on 24 for another three years/"days" at a rumored $40 million, no less, which would make him the highest-paid actor on a drama series and also elevate him to full executive-producer status on the five-year-old series. The contract also provides funding for the development of Sutherland's soon-to-launch production company.