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Dec 13, 2012

Britney Spears earnings reach $58 million, leads Forbes’ Top Earning Women in Music list for 2012

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Britney Spears‘ earnings over the past year reached $58 million, making her the number 1 in Forbes‘ Top Earning Women in Music list for 2012. Taylor Swift landed second, Rihanna as third, followed by Lady Gaga and Katy Perry for the fourth and fifth, respectively. Britney Spears on X Factor USA audition Image Credit: X […]


Dec 5, 2012

Forbes’ Most Overpaid Actor 2012 in Hollywood is Eddie Murphy (Top 10 List)

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The most overpaid actor in Hollywood for 2012 is Eddie Murphy, according to Forbes, which released its Top 10 Most Overpaid Actors list on Tuesday, December 4, 2012. Murphy, 51, also led the list of Forbes‘ Top 10 Most Overpaid Actors list last year, tied with Drew Barrymore. Eddie Murphy in ‘Tower Heist’ movie Image […]


Jul 4, 2012

Tom Cruise leads Forbes’ highest paid actors Hollywood list

Tom Cruise leads Forbes' highest paid actors Hollywood list
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Tom Cruise, who turned 50 on Tuesday, July 3 and is currently getting divorced from wife Katie Holmes, led the list of Forbes’ highest paid actors in Hollywood over the past 12 months, and Leonardo DiCaprio and Adam Sandler tied at second spot. Tom Cruise Image Credit: Getty Images According to Forbes that day, Tom […]


Jun 20, 2012

Highest-Paid Actresses: Kristen Stewart Tops Forbes List (Complete List)

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Kristen Stewart Image Credit: Instyle.com Kristen Stewart tops Forbes‘ list of Hollywood’s Highest-Paid Actresses, international celebrity news sites reported on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. According to Forbes, the Twilight actress earned $34.5 million between May 2011 and May 2012, more than any other actress in Hollywood. Most of her money came from Twilight where she […]


May 17, 2012

Manny Pacquiao lands on 2012 Forbes’ Top 100 World’s Most Powerful Celebrities list, along with LeBron James

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Filipino boxing champion Manny Pacquiao made it to the 2012 Forbes’ Top 100 World’s Most Powerful Celebrities list, where Jennifer Lopez landed as No. 1 and Oprah Winfrey on the second place. Manny Pacquiao file photo Image Credit: Getty Images As noted by Forbes on their official website on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, Manny Pacquiao […]


Apr 11, 2012

Forbes TV’s Biggest Moneymakers list released, ‘American Idol’ leads the Top 10, ‘The X Factor’ second

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Fox‘s ‘American Idol‘ led Forbes TV’s Biggest Moneymakers list in the US for the year 2011, which was followed by The X Factor Season 1, also a singing talent show on the said network. Image Credit: Fox According to Forbes on Tuesday, April 10, 2012, ‘American Idol‘ earned $6.64 million for ad revenue for ad […]


Aug 26, 2011

Lady Gaga in Forbes’ World’s Most Powerful Women 2011 list, highest rank among celebrities

Lady Gaga in Forbes’ World's Most Powerful Women 2011 list, highest rank among celebrities
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Lady Gaga did not only land in Forbes’ World’s Most Powerful Women 2011 list, but also had the highest rank among celebrities, beating Oprah Winfrey among others. Lady Gaga file photo Image Credit: Getty Images As noted by Forbes on its official website on Thursday, August 25, 2011, Lady Gaga ranked 11th with top politicians, […]


Aug 20, 2011

Forbes’ World’s Highest-Paid Celebrity Couples 2011 listed Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt as third

Forbes’ World’s Highest-Paid Celebrity Couples 2011 listed Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt as third
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Forbes released on Friday, August 19, 2011 their Top 5 world’s highest-paid celebrity couples for 2011, with Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt landing on third spot. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt file photo Image Credit: Getty Images According to Forbes, the data of this year’s highest-paid celebrity couples in the world came from their latest […]


Jul 6, 2011

Forbes’ 2011 Top 10 World’s Worst Economies list released, Madagascar leading

Forbes' 2011 Top 10 World's Worst Economies list released, Madagascar leading
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Forbes Magazine released on Tuesday, July 5, 2011, its list of 2011 Top 10 World’s Worst Economies, with Madagascar leading the list. A market in Madagascar file photo Image Credit: Getty Images As noted at Forbes.com, 177 countries were ranked according to the average statistics for gross domestic product (GDP) growth and inflation for the […]


Jun 4, 2011

Forbes magazine: Gisele Bundchen on her way to become the first billionaire supermodel

Forbes magazine: Gisele Bundchen on her way to become the first billionaire supermodel
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Gisele Bundchen Image Credit: forbes.com Gisele Bundchen, world’s highest-paid supermodel since 2004, is geared towards becoming the first billionaire in her field, as reported by Forbes, June 3, 2011. It was noted through several financial experts, Gisele Bundchen, 30, is on the right track towards becoming the first billionaire in the modeling world as she […]