1. Headline
  1. Headline
TODAY
updated 1/18/2007 9:32:49 AM ET 2007-01-18T14:32:49

Ever wonder who is the wealthiest woman in entertainment? Well, now you’ll know thanks to Forbes’ latest financial list, which reveals the 20 richest women in the industry. Lea Goldman, an associate editor at the magazine, was invited on TODAY to discuss the list. To be considered, female megastars needed a minimum net worth of $45 million amassed over the course of their careers. Here’s the top 10 women.

Forbes’ 20 Richest Women In Entertainment:

  1. Oprah Winfrey     $1.5 billion
  2. J.K. Rowling        $1 billion
  3. Martha Stewart   $638 milion
  4. Madonna            $325 million
  5. Celine Dion          $250 million
  6. Mariah Carey       $225 million
  7. Janet Jackson      $150 million
  8. Julia Roberts        $140 million
  9. Jennifer Lopez      $110 million
  10. Jennifer Aniston    $110 million

To find out who else made Fortbes' list, check out www.forbes.com/womenstars.

© 2013 MSNBC Interactive.  Reprints

Discuss:

Discussion comments

,

Most active discussions

  1. votes comments
  2. votes comments
  3. votes comments
  4. votes comments

More on TODAY.com

  1. Kirsty Grant / Kirsty Grant

    See why this baby is smiling... and why his dad is cringing

    9/2/2014 5:26:01 PM +00:00 2014-09-02T17:26:01
  1. Dan Hallman / Dan Hallman/Invision/AP

    Joan Rivers remains on life support, her daughter Melissa Rivers says

    9/2/2014 5:59:58 PM +00:00 2014-09-02T17:59:58
  1. Report: ISIS kills second American journalist

    SITE Intel Group, a jihadist monitoring organization, announced on Tuesday that the Islamic militant group ISIS has killed American journalist Steven Joel Sotloff.

    9/2/2014 5:34:24 PM +00:00 2014-09-02T17:34:24
  1. Another American doctor infected with Ebola

    Another American missionary doctor has tested positive for Ebola, an aid group said Tuesday.

    9/2/2014 5:15:35 PM +00:00 2014-09-02T17:15:35