Oprah Winfrey has full ownage of Forbes' list of Hollywood's highest-paid women. Her income from May 2011 and May 2012 is more than twice the amount of the second lady in line, Britney Spears. Forbes says this could be Oprah's last year topping the list, now that her show is gone and not bringing in big bucks, but we'll see.
Other than Oprah, Ellen, Gisele and Judge Judy — who has already amazed us with her TV salary — the bulk of the list is made up of pop music stars. So read this list, then go write a hit song and hope it gets tons of radio play!
Here's Forbes' list of the highest paid ladies in entertainment:
1. Oprah Winfrey — $165 million
2. Britney Spears — $58 million
3. Taylor Swift — $57 million
4. Ellen DeGeneres — $53 million
5. Rihanna — $53 million
6. Lady Gaga — $52 million
7. Jennifer Lopez — $52 million
8. Gisele Bundchen — $45 million
9. Katy Perry — $45 million
10. Judge Judy Sheindlin — $45 million
Read the story for details on how they arrived at these numbers.