Oprah Named Most Influential Celebrity…Again
Oprah Winfrey has been named America’s most influential celebrity for a second straight year, despite having given up her daily television show almost two years ago.
Forbes Magazine rated Winfrey ahead of Hollywood icons Steven Spielberg and Clint Eastwood and well known TV personalities Barbara Walters and Suze Orman.
In a Forbes survey of more than 7,500, Winfrey was named on 48% of the ballots, down just one point from last year.
The complete list of Forbes’ most influential celebrities:
1. Oprah Winfrey
2. Steven Spielberg
3. Martin Scorsese
4. Ron Howard
5. George Lucas
6. Dr. Mehmet Oz
7. Barbara Walters
8. Bono (U2 lead singer)
9. Suze Orman
10. Clint Eastwod