Forbes has just released the list of 2018’s richest celebrities.
Although many would imagine that the list would have many musicians, it seems that movie makers rake in the most cash, while only a select few athletes make it into the list. Kylie Jenner is the youngest member in the prestigious Forbes top ten richest celebrities listing. Making headlines this year as an individual set to the world’s youngest billionaire in 2019, Kylie has her sights set on making 2019 bigger and better. Expanding her business ventures Jenner’s cosmetics and clothing line, as well as various endorsements, have guaranteed her financial success. As a savvy businesswoman, Jenner is keen to expand her empire into 2019.
Jay-Z’s investment in Armand de Brignac champagne and D’Ussé cognac have been instrumental in raising his financial portfolio. The On The Run tour with his wife Beyonce has ensured his earnings stayed high throughout the year. Another notable individual on the list is Tiger Woods who won his first championship for the first time in 5 years.
According to USA TODAY, the list features a great mix of various figures:
1. George Lucas, $5.4 billion
2. Steven Spielberg, $3.7 billion
3. Oprah Winfrey, $2.8 billion
4. Michael Jordan, $1.7 billion
5. Kylie Jenner, $900 million (tie)
5. Jay-Z, $900 million (tie)
7. David Copperfield, $875 million
8. Diddy, $825 million
9. Tiger Woods, $800 million
10. James Patterson. $800 million