Oprah Winfrey named highest earning celebrity of 2010

Last Updated: Mar 14, 2011, 13:34 PM IST

Melbourne: American magazine Parade has revealed the list of top 2010 money makers in their annual What People Earn issue.

The entertainment rich list includes some of Hollywood’s finest actors, musicians, radio and television hosts and several comedians, reports the Daily Telegraph.

Television mogul Oprah Winfrey has landed the top spot, followed by the estate of the late Michael Jackson, iconic rock band AC/DC and actor Johnny Depp.

Tyler Perry had a great year, as did Judge Judy celeb Judith Sheindlin, ‘Twilight’ star Taylor Lautner and the former ‘Two and a Half Men’ star Charlie Sheen.

Other top earners were Beyonce Knowles and her husband Jay-Z, musician Lady Gaga and Academy Award-winning actress Sandra Bullock.

Also healthy paychecks went to talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, radio and television host Ryan Seacrest, real estate mogul and Celebrity Apprentice producer and host Donald Trump, and ‘Twilight’ co-star Kristen Stewart.

ANI