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Dwayne Johnson Named Top-Grossing Actor Of 2013

Dwayne Johnson, the Fast and Furious 6 star, has been named Forbes’ highest-grossing actor of 2013. The popular action star has been known to be in some big box office hits, and as a result, becomes the actor who made the most money of anyone this year. It was a big year for action films, and while Iron Man 3 …

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Madonna and Lady Gaga Earn Big Bucks This Year

It’s no secret that Madonna works hard. She’s got a killer body, amazing musical career as well as a handful of successful business ventures. So it’s no doubt the 55-year-old diva has a pretty hefty bank account. Madonna has topped Forbes‘ 2013 list of the top-earning women in music making a whopping $125 million this year. While the majority of …

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Adam Sandler Named Most Overpaid Actor

Every year, Forbes Magazine calculates how much our movie stars are actually worth. Using data collected from Celebrity 100 research and Box Office Mojo, along with the star’s last three films, they are able to determine just how much each star earned at the box office per dollar of pay. This year Adam Sandler was named the top overpaid actor, …

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Adam Sandler Tops Forbes’ “Overpaid” List

Adam Sandler was one of the kings of the ’90s. Not only did he have a very successful run on “Saturday Night Live”–where he was a golden god in an era that included David Spade, Julia Sweeney and Chris Farley–he also starred in some of the most quotable films of that time (“Did the penguin tell you to do this?”) …

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Adam Sandler Tops List Of Most Overpaid Actors

Adam Sandler has been named the most-overpaid actor in the list that was released by Forbes magazine. He continues to pull in big paychecks as if he were making big hits such as Happy Gilmore or Billy Madison still, despite the fact his past few films have been complete flops. Hollywood continues to pay its biggest stars millions of dollars …

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Sofia Vergara:Top Paid While News Obsesses On Weight

Life is full of ups and downs. This includes finances, weight and things that are just as important that the public eye probably does not care about. Modern Family star Sofia Vergara is feeling the highs and lows of stardom these days–Forbes has recently named her the highest paid television actor while some are worried about her apparently hitting the …

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Prince Alwaleed Says Twitter Will Succeed Post IPO

Billionaire Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who’d invested $300 million in Twitter 2 years ago, says he thinks that the social media platform needs to focus on generating revenue. Twitter raised $1.82 billion during its November 7th IPO, and its stock jumped 73 percent after debuting, selling roughly 70 million shares to investors. Alwaleed put his $300 million into Twitter …

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Highest-Paid Musician List Released By Forbes

Forbes has released the 2013 list of highest paid musicians where the top contenders made the list not solely for the music produced. Madonna’s fruitful year of $125 million placed her in the top spot; however, she is not necessarily the Queen of Music but more likely the Queen of Merchandise and Touring. Her annual income was a culmination of …

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CoD: Ghosts Will Run at 720p on XB1 While PS4 Runs 1080p

Call of Duty has done it again, at least in terms of causing controversy. Unlike previous controversies of the next-generation consoles, one of which involved Microsoft’s crazy DRM policies and the feud with the retail/resale market while another cited NSA-like data collection associated with the Kinect device, this one involves the release resolution for Call of Duty: Ghosts. The bad …

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NFL Most Disliked Players List Led by Michael Vick

There are a lot of unlikeable characters playing today in the NFL. But according to a survey published yesterday on Forbes.com, Michael Vick is the most disliked man currently playing professional football. Michael Vick served his time, 19 months, for being involved in a dog fighting ring. However, in a society that considers dogs not just household pets, but members …

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Jay-Z and Beyonce Named Forbes’ Highest-Earning Celebrity Couple

Jay-Z and Beyonce are the epitome of a power couple. Most people associate the two of them with being among the top entertainers in the music industry, so having the title of highest-earning celebrity couple doesn’t come as a surprise. Earning approximately $95 million from June 2012 to June of 2013, the business-savvy couple takes ‘hustling’ to a whole new …

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Jennifer Pritzker: First Transgender Billionaire

Jennifer Pritzker has become the first transgender billionaire and has been ranked among FORBES’ list of the top 400 richest Americans. There are only 48 women in total on the list of 400, since we all know that the 1% and much of the workforce is dominated by men. She has an estimated worth of about $1.7 billion. Pritzker is …

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