America’s Richest Celebrities
Fame might be fickle, but it sure pays well.
Even fancy card tricks: There are innumerable ways to earn great fame and fortune by entertaining people, and no one has done it better than the 20 on this diverse list. It’s our first-ever tally of the country’s wealthiest celebrities, and we had just one criterion: We considered only those who got rich off their fame, not those—such as the president-elect—who became famous because of their wealth. For more, including methodology, please visit forbes.com/wealthiest-celebs.