2010 Forbes Celebrity Power 100

Women rule Forbes’ annual Celebrity Power list. Ladies claimed three of the top five spots in Forbes’ Magazine’s 2010 Celebrity Power List, released on Monday, with pop sensation Lady Gaga making her first entry on the elite roster of the world’s most influential stars and Queen of Talk Oprah Winfrey reclaiming her No.1 position from 2009 winner Angelina Jolie, who fell to 18th in this year’s ranking. Thanks to an international tour, epic album sales, and fashion and fragrance deals, Grammy-winning R&B singer Beyonce rose to second with an estimated $87 million. Lensman James Cameron and philandering sportsman Tiger Woods, who took in $105 million between June 2009-June 2010 despite a far-reaching sex scandal that made the golfer tabloid fodder for months. Additional first time appearances included Conan O’Brien (#51), the Black Eyed Peas (#16), Robert Downey, Jr. (#73), and Chelsea Handler (#98). Rankings are based on earnings in the past 12 months, as well as visibility across print, television, radio, online.

Here’s how the Top 100 rounded out:

1 Winfrey, Oprah Winfrey
2 Knowles, Beyonce Knowles
3 Cameron, James Cameron
4 Gaga, Lady Gaga
5 Woods, Tiger Woods
6 Spears, Britney Spears
7 U2
8 Bullock, Sandra Bullock
9 Depp, Johnny Depp
10 Madonna
11 Cowell, Simon Cowell
12 Swift, Taylor Swift
13 Cyrus, Miley Cyrus
14 Bryant, Kobe Bryant
15 Jay-Z
16 Black Eyed Peas
17 Springsteen, Bruce Springsteen
18 Jolie, Angelina Jolie
19 Limbaugh, Rush Limbaugh
20 Jordan, Michael Jordan
21 McGraw, Dr. Phil McGraw
22 Spielberg, Steven Spielberg
23 DeGeneres, Ellen DeGeneres
24 Letterman, David Letterman
25 Perry, Tyler Perry
26 Aniston, Jennifer Aniston
27 Pink
28 James, LeBron James
29 Federer, Roger Federer
30 Pitt, Brad Pitt
31 Mayweather, Floyd Mayweather
32 Bay, Michael Bay
33 Trump, Donald Trump
34 Leno, Jay Leno
35 Coldplay
36 Beckham, David Beckham
37 Seinfeld, Jerry Seinfeld
38 AC/DC
39 Stern, Howard Stern
40 Jonas Brothers 35.5
41 Hanks, Tom Hanks
42 Lucas, George Lucas
43 Beck, Glenn Beck
44 Seacrest, Ryan Seacrest
45 Mickelson, Phil Mickelson
46 Stiller, Ben Stiller
47 Bruckheimer, Jerry Bruckheimer
48 Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo
49 Rodriguez, Alex Rodriguez
50 Pattinson, Robert Pattinson
51 O’Brien, Conan O’Brien
52 O’Neal, Shaquille O’Neal
53 Patterson, James Patterson
54 Chesney, Kenny Chesney
55 Pacquiao, Manny Pacquiao
56 Cruise, Tom Cruise
57 Sandler, Adam Sandler
58 Clooney, George Clooney
59 Meyer, Stephenie Meyer
60 Diaz, Cameron Diaz
61 Williams, Serena Williams
62 Rascal Flatts
63 Sheen, Charlie Sheen
64 Jeter, Derek Jeter
65 Armstrong, Lance Armstrong
66 Stewart, Kristen Stewart
67 Keith, Toby Keith
68 Combs, Sean (Diddy) Combs
69 King, Stephen King
70 Parker, Sarah Jessica Parker
71 DiCaprio, Leonardo DiCaprio
72 Sheindlin, Judge Judy Sheindlin
73 Downey, Robert Downey Jr
74 Wayne, Lil Wayne
75 Witherspoon, Reese Witherspoon
76 Urban, Keith Urban
77 Roberts, Julia Roberts
78 Carell, Steve Carell
79 Streep, Meryl Streep
80 Akon
81 Sharapova, Maria Sharapova
82 Radcliffe, Daniel Radcliffe
83 Williams, Venus Williams
84 Romano, Ray Romano
85 Bundchen, Gisele Bundchen
86 Klum, Heidi Klum
87 Barrymore, Drew Barrymore
88 Baldwin, Alec Baldwin
89 Kiefer, Kiefer Sutherland
90 Fey, Tina Fey
91 Moss, Kate Moss
92 Parker, Eva Longoria Parker
93 Dunham, Jeff Dunham
94 Lopez, George Lopez
95 Heigl, Katherine Heigl
96 Patrick, Danica Patrick
97 Hudson, Kate Hudson
98 Handler, Chelsea Handler
99 Hewitt, Jennifer Love Hewitt
100 Hargitay, Mariska Hargitay


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