March 15, 2013
Oprah Winfrey: Forbes Magazine’s Most Influential Celebrity
For the second year in a row, Oprah Winfrey tops Forbes magazine’s annual list of the “Most Influential Celebrities,â€ with an “influential rateâ€ 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. Ozâ€ host Mehmet Oz; “The Viewâ€ 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