Oprah 'most powerful celebrity' in annual Forbes list

Thursday, 27 June 2013 - 18:32


Oprah Winfrey has been named the most powerful celebrity in the world by Forbes magazine.


It is the fifth time the talk show host, who runs her own TV network, has topped the Celebrity 100 list, which is based on earnings and media exposure.


Singer Lady Gaga came in second, followed by film-maker Steven Spielberg and pop stars Beyonce and Madonna.


Last year's number one, the actress and singer Jennifer Lopez, dropped to 12th place.