Sam Worthington is Hollywood’s most powerful celebrity
Sydney: Aussie actor Sam Worthington has been named the most powerful celebrity in Hollywood.
The ‘Avatar’ actor has topped Entertainment Weekly’s highest grossing movie stars under 40 power list.
His three biggest films, ‘Avatar’, ‘Clash of the Titans’ and ‘Terminator Salvation’ earned a combined total of 1 billion dollars, with his box office average $US349.6 million, the magazine says.
Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe came second, with the 21-year-old`s box office average 244.7 million dollars, reported a news daily.
The magazine also released its annual 50 Most Powerful Entertainers list, with actor Johnny Depp at the top, followed by pop star Lady Gaga.
Depp’s films have grossed $5.9 billion, while Gaga’s 5.1 million album sales in two years puts her in second spot.
Entertainment Weekly’s 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