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Forbes: The best paid entertainers

08-04-2011 09:42 BJT

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The top entertainers are ranked according to their salaries. Financial magazine Forbes has compiled a list of the best paid celebrities, from May 2010 to May 2011.

Topping the list for best paid actors is Leonardo DiCaprio, with a whopping 77-million-dollar year.

DiCaprio pushed out last year's top earner Johnny Depp, who became this year's number 2 breadwinner, taking in 50 million dollars.

Comic actor Adam Sandler is third on the list.

No.1: Leonardo DiCaprio

No.2: Johnny Depp

No.3: Adam Sandler

On the ladies side, tied in first place are actresses Sarah Jessica Parker and Angelina Jolie, who pulled in roughly 30 million dollars each.

No.1: Sarah Jessica Parker and Angelina Jolie

The third spot on the list is also a tie with Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon both taking home 28 million.

No.3: Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon

Other notable achievements in the earnings department for other celebrities include Lady Gaga, who tops the Forbes list of well-paid celebrities under age 30 with a total of 90 million dollars over the year. Gaga is followed by Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift.

Lady Gaga

Justin Bieber

Taylor Swift



Editor:Liu Fang |Source: CNTV.CN

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