Oprah Winfrey: Forbes Magazine's Most Influential Celebrity
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

oprah winfrey smilingFor the second year in a row, Oprah Winfrey tops Forbes magazine’s annual list of the “Most Influential Celebrities,” with an “influential rate” of 48 percent.

Following behind the Queen of Media are movie directors Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Ron Howard and George Lucas; Winfrey’s protege, “Dr. Oz” host Mehmet Oz; “The View” co-host Barbara Walters; rocker/activist Bono; TV financial whiz Suze Orman; and actor Clint Eastwood.

According to Forbes, the list uses polling data and takes into account more than 7,500 celebrities, who are ranked on 46 different personality traits.

Read more at The NY Post

Join the Conversation

BIG CED, co-founder and owner of TheIndustryCosign.com, has created a strong community on the web that caters to all facets of the entertainment industry. While some may know him for being an excellent journalist, he is truly known for always speaking his mind. Nevertheless, BIG CED is definitely an influential force in the world of entertainment.


MORE ON BlackEnterprise.com