Tops Forbes’ highest actress list Kristen Stewart, raking in $34.5 million between May 2011 to May 2012.
Kristen Stewart ranks first on Forbes magazine’s new list of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood.
Kristen Stewart, 22, is also the youngest woman of Forbes’ list 16 years.
Why Stewart? Her multiple appearances in the Twilight’’ film series has helped propel her to the top of list.
Forbes explains suddenly the star becomes indispensable and the studio has to pay up. Why Kristen Stewart has vaulted to the top of our annual list of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood.
Coming in second is Cameron Dias at $34 million over the same time-frame, Sandra Bullock with $11 million by followed?
Rounding out the top five are Charlie Thereon and Angelina Jolie. The sixth highest-paid actress is Julia Roberts, according to Forbes, followed by Sarah Jessica Parker and Meryl Strep.
That Hollywood women trail far behind men in earnings overall, though, Forbes Points out.
Forbes noted, the 10 women who make up our list earned a total $200 million compared to the $ 361 million brought in by our top 10 men.