Tag Archives: Forbes

National Magazine Company Ranks J.K. Rowling as Most Influential Woman in the U.K.

HollywoodNews.com: National Magazine Company has released its list of the Most Influential Women in the U.K., and Harry Potter author and philanthropist J.K. Rowling is at the top of the list. Citing the author’s “writing skills, tenacity to succeed and philanthropic nature”, she led the list of 100, which also[...]

Johnny Depp is the highest paid actor of the year

HollywoodNews.com: Johnny Depp has been named the highest earning actor of 2010 by Forbes magazine with a salary of $50 million, jumping to the number one ranking from last year’s tenth spot, Yahoo reports. Second place goes to Ben Stiller with a $38 million salary, followed by Tom Hanks at[...]

Lil Wayne wants his tour money

By Molly Sullivan HollywoodNews.com: As Lil Wayne continues his time in jail, he’s making the most of it by handling some other legal problems in relation to his 2009 “America’s Most Wanted Tour.” Lil Wayne and his company Young Money Touring Inc. are currently suing his former tour agency, Ujaama[...]

Sandra Bullock is the highest paid actress with $56 million

HollywoodNews.com: Forbes released their list of top-paid actresses over the last year and…drum roll…at No. 1 is Oscar winner Sandra Bullock who deposited $56 million in her checking account. It comes as no surprise since the actress hit a banner year at the domestic B.O. last year with “The Blind[...]

Jon Bon Jovi “furious” with Forbes: Kicks up “huge fuss”

HollywoodNews.com: Rocker Jon Bon Jovi was furious he failed to make two of the famed Forbes lists for musicians, according to a U.S report. The Bon Jovi star was first left off the ‘Forbes Power 100 list’ of the world’s most powerful celebrities – lead by Oprah Winfrey – in[...]

U2: Number 1 on Forbes magazine’s ‘Top ten top earners’ list

HollywoodNews.com: Bono and his band U2 have taken the number one spot in a magazine’s list of top-earning musicians, according to reports. The Irish rockers hit the top spot in ‘Forbes’ magazine’s list, which counted musicians’ earnings from June 2009 to June 2010. U2 made grossed an enormous $130m from[...]

Radcliffe, Pattinson Make Forbes Celebrity 100 List

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Forbes has released its annual Celebrity 100 List and included two stars with ties to the Harry Potter franchise: Daniel Radcliffe, who has portrayed the title character during the film franchise’s ten-year history; and Robert Pattinson, who was known as doomed Tri-Wizard champion Cedric Diggory[...]

Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Stephenie Meyer named to Forbes 100 Most Powerful Celebrities

By Tracy Rosenfield HollywoodNews.com: On June 28th, Forbes released its annual list of the 100 most powerful celebrities in the world. Among the top 100 are Robert Pattinson, who ranked #50 earning $17 million, Kristen Stewart, who ranked #66 earning $12 million and Stephenie Meyer, who ranked #59 earning $40[...]

Kardashian sisters’ new product: self-tanning gel

Hollywoodnews.com: After extending the dynasty to dieting products, sexy Bebe clothes and jewelry, the Kardashian sisters have lent their name to a line of beauty products, starting with a self-tanning gel. Glamour Tan by Kardashian Beauty will be available exclusively at Sephora retail and online stores. Kim Kardashian last December[...]

Trio of Hosts Set for “Oscars® Red Carpet…2010”

Jess Cagle, Kathy Ireland and Sherri Shepherd will serve as hosts for the 82nd Academy Awards® pre-show “Oscars Red Carpet… 2010,” telecast producers Adam Shankman and Bill Mechanic announced today. This will be Ireland’s and Shepherd’s first time hosting the Oscar® pre-show and Cagle’s second consecutive year as a host.[...]