Who are the top 10 richest celebrities in the world? More often than not, many people would ask this question since most of them are looking forward to witness the name of their favorite stars to be included on this much-awaited list. In fact, most of the reliable sources of celebrity news and gossip are always on the move to go all-out for the facts and figures so that they would be the first to release such fascinating records ahead of time. Once the list has been revealed, you can expect that it would become the latest celebrity news for quite a while ignoring the latest celebrity deaths and latest celebrity fashion news until it die down a natural death.
Most of the spectators of this most anticipated list also dream of becoming a celebrity on their own rights and wish to be included on that list given a chance. Opportunities will come your way if you turn out to be one of the well-known celebrities across the globe. Chances are, you will have to gain a lot of offers from quite a number of individuals who could help you acquire the riches that you truly deserve. A large group of celebrities are thinking of penetrating both show business and corporate world since this has been proven to be the easiest way to earn millions.
Through the years, money becomes the most important possessions of every individual that sooner or later, turns out to be a necessity. As a result, many people think that producing sufficient amount of money is not enough to live comfortably in today’s fast-changing environment. In this day and age, it is more important to become famous besides bringing in millions and millions of dollars. That’s why a lot of celebrities nowadays are working passionately to get more and more riches that could ultimately lead them to be part of the multi-millionaire’s club.
You may have seen the celebrity entertainment news recently which features the wealthiest celebrities all over the world and if you are interested to learn a few tidbits on how these individuals achieve their stature, now is the best time to lay everything to you in detail.
1. Steven Spielberg – With $3.5 billion Net Worth, Steven Spielberg has been deemed to be the most influential celebrity all over the world. As of the early part of 2015, Spielberg owns 6 mansions in various locations like East Hampton, Malibu, and Palisades among the few. Aside from all these properties, this renowned director-producer also owns a private yacht and personal jet with a worth value of $200 million.
2. Oprah Winfrey – $3 billion is an enormous amount to an ordinary person but to Oprah Winfrey, it’s just another attainable number. Winfrey happens to be the most prominent African American who has penetrated the complex world of show business and managed to establish a production company that makes this talented personality $225 richer each year. Oprah Winfrey’s net worth according to Forbes is $3 billion to date.
3. Michael Jordan – Worth $1 billion as of 2014, Jordan remains to be part of the world’s richest celebrity due to so many endorsements that this sports star has managed to sustain up to this date.
4. Jerry Seinfeld – Making people laugh is Jerry Seinfeld’s prime purpose in life and through the help of numerous stand-up and comedy acts, this veteran has generated a net worth of $820 million and being wealthy makes this guy more grounded than before.
5. Andre Young – Better known as Dr. Dre, who owns the premium headphones Beats Electronic where the Young’s riches came from. Following the success of Beats by Dr. Dre headphones, Andre Young has recently launched Spotify’s soon to be rival in the market which is called Beats Music. Andre Young has a $780 million net worth right after the premium Beats headphones have been acquired by Apple for $3 billion.
6. Sean Combs – Also known as Diddy to the music industry. Sean Combs has a net worth of $700 million all because of a clothing line and a record label company that this talented and richest hip-hop artist owns. Aside from this, Diddy also owns 50% profit share from a vodka brand whom this billionaire has helped developed. Other than that, Sean Combs has acquired major equity stake in a booming TV network that could foresee this artist-entrepreneur to become the first ever billionaire hip-hop artist across the globe.
7. James Cameron – Celebrated director of Terminator, Avatar as well as Titanic who was raised from Canada and now a certified millionaire with a net worth of $700 million. There was a time when this highly acclaimed director has suffered from not having enough money but moving forward, James Cameron’s net worth will grow in the years ahead once the Avatar theme park opens in due time.
8. Celine Dion – Another Canadian made it to the top list of the wealthiest celebrities in the world having a net worth of $662 million through the help of almost 30 surefire hit albums that are sold in so many countries across the globe. Celine Dion is truly an icon in the music world since this widely known performer earns $500,000 in just a sole performance in a Las Vegas show.
9. Madonna – One of the world’s iconic celebrities who has an enormous wealth for about $600 million. Madonna has managed to withstand the test of time with more than 200 million of albums that were sold all over the world and a various real estate businesses in every pristine location. Aside from all these, Madonna also owns a clothing and perfume lines plus a beverage company that the Material Girl has handled quite well despite the busy schedules.
10. Shah Rukh Khan – Named as the King of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan or Badshah of Bollywood beats Johnny Depp and Tom Cruise as the 2nd among the richest actors in the whole world. Aside from being an actor, Khan is also the co-owner of one of the cricket teams in India besides being a TV host, producer as well as a businessman. Khan has been considered as the most famous actor in India and has starred in more than 50 Bollywood movies to this date. Khan’s net worth has reached $600 million this year.