Forbes' Top 20 Richest Women in Entertainment

January 19, 2007 02:13:45 GMT

Oprah Winfrey is the World's Richest Female Entertainer, according to finance bible Forbes.

In the list compiled by Forbes magazine on the "20 Richest Women In Entertainment", the name of Oprah Winfrey comes first. The talk show host is the world's richest female entertainer, according to the finance bible, with an estimated worth of 1.5 billion dollars. With such amount of fortune, Oprah easily tops the list, ahead of the famous British Harry Potter author J.K Rowling, who is worth an estimated $1 billion into second place.

Businesswoman and home entertaining expert Martha Stewart ranks in 3rd, with an estimated fortune of $638 million. In fourth place is pop queen Madonna, who is worth an estimated $325 million. Canadian singer Celine Dion, who is worth an estimated $250 million, is in 5th place, beating Mariah Carey in 6th with a value of $225 million and Janet Jackson in 7th with $150 million. In the 8th spot on the list is Hollywood actress Julia Roberts, with an estimated wealth of $140 million.

Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez is 9th on the list with an estimated worth of $110 million, and Jennifer Aniston rounds out the top ten with an estimated also worth of $110 million. The rest of the Top 20 Richest Women in Entertainment among others are Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen, Britney Spears, Judith Sheindlin, Sandra Bullock, Cameron Diaz, Gisele Bundchen, Ellen DeGeneres, Nicole Kidman, Christina Aguilera, and Renee Zellweger. Check out the entire list of their total wealth and their position on the list at


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posted by Dee on Dec 29, 2014
Nicole Kidman net worth is a lot more than Forbes mentions, and worth every penny.
posted by ;D on Jan 18, 2011
Beyonce is worth 400 million.
posted by Terence on Sep 24, 2010
wat has hapnd 2 paris?
posted by yakuza san on Apr 01, 2010
hey kc klue maybe you should get a clue because your spelling sucks
posted by yhang♥ on Jan 01, 2010
celine is richer than everybody
posted by wikipedia on Nov 24, 2009
beyonce has more money dan all a dem , but not the top 3
posted by Lala on Sep 04, 2009
Yeah bee is n0. 4 0n dah 100 f0rbes list!
posted by yesdocallmecoolkid on May 30, 2009
Wait, where is Beyonce on this list? Isn't she supposed to be right after Madonna. She is making lots of money and I think she has more money than most of these people on the list [Not the top 4]
posted by Kc-klue on Apr 24, 2009
Why shld Chris brown apologies
posted by Kc-klue on Apr 24, 2009
Why shld Chris brown apologies

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