Tyler Perry Tops Forbes's List Of Entertainment's Highest-Paid Men
Posted on Mon Sep 12, 2011 04:40 PM PDT

tperry200.jpgTyler Perry has topped Forbes Magazine’s newly released list of Entertainment’s Highest-Paid Men.

The writer/director/producer/actor earned an estimated $130 million from film and television projects between May 2010 and May 2011.

Producer Jerry Bruckheimer was the second highest earning man in Hollywood this past year, raking in $113 million from film and television projects, including Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides and the CSI franchise.

Leonardo DiCaprio is the only dedicated actor on the list, having earned $77 million from blockbuster films Shutter Island and Inception.

Here is Forbes’s full list of Entertainment’s Highest-Paid Men:

  1. Tyler Perry - $130 million
  2. Jerry Bruckheimer - $113 million
  3. Steven Spielberg - $107 million
  4. Elton John - $100 million
  5. Simon Cowell - $90 million
  6. James Patterson - $84 million
  7. Dr. Phil McGraw - $80 million
  8. Leonardo DiCaprio - $77 million
  9. Howard Stern - $76 million
  10. Tiger Woods - $75 million

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