Johnny Depp tops ‘Most Powerful Entertainers’ poll

Last Updated: Oct 17, 2010, 13:19 PM IST

London: ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ star Johnny Depp has topped a new magazine poll to find the Most Powerful Entertainers.

The actor topped the Entertainment Weekly list with editors insisting the quirky actor is such a big star he can “do anything he wants”.

The magazine estimates Depp’s films have chalked up 5.9 billion dollars globally, excluding cameo and animated roles, reports the Daily Express.

Lady Gaga landed the second spot on the new list, thanks in part to her 5.1 million album sales in the past two years.

Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey came third, while Simon Cowell and Will Smith rounded off the top five.

Robert Downey, Jr., Sandra Bullock, Leonardo DiCaprio and Eminem also made the top 10.

The top 10 Most Powerful Entertainers are:

1. Johnny Depp

2. Lady Gaga

3. Oprah Winfrey

4.Simon Cowell

5.Will Smith

6.Robert Downey Jr

7.Sandra Bullock

8.Ellen DeGeneres

9. Leonardo DiCaprio

10. Eminem

ANI