Not that anyone is really surprised by this, but Oprah Winfrey is the highest paid celebrity, according to Forbes’ list of highest-paid celebrities. This is the fourth year in a row Oprah has topped the list.

Oprah Winfrey earned $165 million from May 2011 to May 2012. Dr. Dre and Tyler Perry also made the top 10.

At No. 2 is director Michael Bay, who earned $160 million for “Transformers: Dark of the Moon.”
Rounding out the top five are: Steven Spielberg ($130 million, No. 3), Jerry Bruckheimer ($115 million, No. 4), and Eminem’s rap mentor, Dr. Dre ($110 million, No. 5).

Rounding out the top ten are Tyler Perry ($105 million, No. 6), Howard Stern ($85 million, No. 7), and Simon Cowell ($90 million, No. 10).

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