Irish rockers U2 have been named the highest-earning musicians of 2010 by Forbes.com. The website published its annual top 10 list Friday, with Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. raking in $130 million from their 360 Degrees Tour, endorsements and other deals.
Forbes magazine has released its annual ranking of the wealthiest fictional characters and I was really surprised to see that the richest man is Dr. Carlisle Cullen, the patriarch of Twilight’s coven of vampires.
Simon Cowell was named by Forbes.com as the top earning man on prime-time US television with an estimated earnings of $75 million.
Helg Sgarbi, dubbed Swiss gigolo by the media, has been sentenced to six years in prison Monday after admitting that he tried to blackmail Germany’s richest woman out of millions of euros.