Rating of the richest celebrities of America

The first three of the rating, and almost a quarter of all the participants have earned their fortunes in the film industry

Golf, poetry and even card tricks - there are countless ways to really become famous and make a fortune by entertaining people. Nobody does it better than twenty top Forbes list. For the first time we have compiled a list of US richest celebrities, relying solely on one criterion - earnings on popularity. Those who became famous thanks to the billions of dollars, as the elected president of the USA, in the list were not included.

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1. George Lucas

Net Worth: $ 4, 6 billion

Source: in 2012, sold the production company Lucasfilm for $ 4, 1 billion Disney

Plans: Lucas almost walked away from the film, and many involved in charity

Assets: Skywalker Ranch in 2428 hectares in Marin County, California

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2. Steven Spielberg

Net Worth: $ 3, $ 7 billion

Source: DreamWorks

Plans: restart Amblin Partners, which raised $ 325 million investment agreement with Jack Ma to jointly producing films

Active: c 1987 gets a share of the revenue Universal theme parks

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3. Oprah Winfrey

Net Worth: $ 2, 8 billion

Source: Harpo Productions

Plans: Top Channel OWN, where she led a talk show by the end of 2016 increased, but shares of the company Weight Watchers (her 10%) cheaper

Assets: property on the Hawaiian island of Maui (230 ha)

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4. Michael Jordan

Net Worth: $ 1, 2 billion Source: Jordan Brand

Plans: Nike on the assessment, the proceeds from the sales of their joint brand will grow by 61% to $ 4, 5 billion in 2020

Assets: Charlotte Hornets basketball team

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5. David Copperfield

Net Worth: $ 850 million

Source: investments earned in the largest collection of magic items

Plans: earnings on a show in Las Vegas; 2016 - the most successful of his career

Active: 11 islands in the Bahamas

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6. P. Diddy (P. Diddy)

Net Worth: $ 750 million

Source: diversified empire P. Diddy cooperates with Ciroc vodka brand (owned by Diageo)

Plans: vodka market dipped, but sales of tequila DeLeon, which Diddy owns jointly with Diageo, grow

Asset: a controlling stake in Revolt TV

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7. Tiger Woods

Net Worth: $ 740 million

Source: golf and advertising

Plans: Woods hardly be able to repeat the record of 2008, when it earned $ 115 million, but he continues to earn a lot

Active: an estate valued at $ 60 million on the island of Jupiter Island, Florida

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8. Doctor Dre (Dr. Dre)

Net Worth: $ 710 million

Source: Apple bought in 2014 from Dr. Dre headphone maker Beats for $ 3 billion

Plans earnings: revenue from Apple shares received for Beats

Asset: a hip-hop artist hits

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9. James Patterson

Net Worth: $ 700 million

Source: book

Plans: the writer has earned in 2016 a record $ 95 million, the demand for his books is very high

Asset: a home for $ 23 million in Palm Beach, Florida

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10. Jerry Seinfeld

Net Worth: $ 670 million

Source: revenue from the eponymous sitcom and stand-up tour with performances

Plans: tour

Assets: Car Collection

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11. JZ (Jay Z)

Net Worth: $ 610 million

Source: company Roc Nation, working in the entertainment industry

Plans: music startup Tidal risen since then as Jay Z bought it for $ 56 million in 2015

Assets: penthouse for $ 20 million in the Tribeca neighborhood of Manhattan

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12. Madonna

Net Worth: $ 560 million

Source: Tour; According to Forbes, earned $ 1, 4 billion for touring

Plans: continued touring

Asset: a mansion in Manhattan

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13. Jimmy Buffett

Net Worth: $ 550 million

Source: a chain of restaurants, hotels and casinos Margaritaville

Plans: the development of the entertainment empire

Assets: bars, named duo honored with Alan Jackson (It's Five O 'Clock Somewhere)

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14. Bruce Springsteen

Net Worth: $ 460 million

Source: concert tours - the musician has earned more than $ 1, 5 billion in career

Plans: Although Bruce soon seventy, he still sells well

Assets: Farm ($ 10 million) in New Jersey

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15. Howard Stern

Net Worth: $ 450 million

Source: Radio

Plans: applications and streaming video services

Asset: land ($ 53 million) in Palm Beach, Florida

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16. Jon Bon Jovi

Net Worth: $ 410 million

Source: musical tour Plans: sold out football stadiums, thinking about investing in a franchise of the National Football League USA

Asset: a house worth $ 8 million in the Hamptons

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17. Rush Limbaugh

Net Worth: $ 400 million

Source: Radio

Plans: his show continues to be one of the most popular, but it seems that earnings are reduced from him

Asset: a mansion in Palm Beach ($ 51 million

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18. Phil Mickelson

Net Worth: $ 375 million

Source: golf and advertising

Plans: the best of times for the player behind, the state increases due to sponsorship contracts

Asset: a reward for victory in 42 rounds of professional golfers Association (PGA)

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19. Barbra Streisand

Net Worth: $ 370 million

Source: sales of music albums

Plans: an estate in Malibu, which she bought for less than $ 20 million, now worth about $ 100 million

Assets: awards "Grammy", "Tony", "Oscar" and "Emmy"

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20. Kathy Ireland

Net Worth: $ 360 million

Source: Empire Kathy Ireland Worldwide (licensed products)

Plans: The former supermodel is now releasing a line of office furniture and handbags

Asset: a collection of jewelry (about $ 25 million)