Despite the huge drop in her annual income, the Queen of Talk remains the highest-paid celebrity in the world today.
Oprah Winfrey was crowned by Forbes magazine as the highest-earning celebrity for 2012 after she earned $165 million this year. The $165 million is a slide from Winfrey’s $290 million earnings last year. Forbes said the Queen of Talk retained her crown due to the huge money she raked in from her syndicated TV shows, such as Dr. Phil, Rachael Ray, and The Dr. Oz Show.
Taking a close second on the prestigious list is Transformers director, Michael Bay, who earned a whopping $160 million this year. Most of the money earned by Bay this year was from the success of his film, Transformers: Dark of the Moon and shares from toy sales.
The third spot went to legendary sci-fi film director, Steven Spielberg, who earned $130 million in 2012. Ranking fourth is action director, Jerry Bruckheimer, who earned an impressive $115 million for 2012. Rounding up the top five is Dr. Dre, a rapper and headphone manufacturer, who raked in $110 million this year.
Rising British singer Tulisa was recently declared FHM magazine’s Sexiest Woman in the World for 2012.
Tulisa, who also happens to be one of the London X-Factor judges, topped the voting survey for Sexiest Woman in the World that was conducted by FHM magazine. During a recent concert performance, the 23-year-old Brit showed off the curves that put her at the top of the list.
Sporting a turquoise bandage dress with a low neckline, Tulisa looked very gorgeous and sexy in her attire. The singer is very happy with her selection as the Sexiest Woman in the World for 2012. She hopes her recent FHM recognition will make her even more popular around the world.
Being a wife and mother has brought tremendous happiness and joy to American singer/actress Beyonce Knowles.
Crowning her achievements for the year, the prestigious People Magazine recently declared Beyonce their “Most Beautiful Woman” for the year 2012. People announced that Beyonce topped the list on their “Most Beautiful Women” survey for 2012.
According to reports, the 30-year-old Beyonce was very happy to hear about her selection. Beyonce revealed that she feels even more beautiful after giving birth in January to her daughter, Blue Ivy Carter.
The widely popular singer/actress is having a good life now with her superstar, American rapper husband, Jay-Z.