Forbes' Celebrity 100 Power Ranking [2000]

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18

1

Julia Roberts

Actress

57.17% (255 of 446 votes)

69

2

George Lucas

Filmmaker

27.27% (3 of 11 votes)

38

3

Oprah Winfrey

TV Personality

54.01% (330 of 611 votes)

53

4

Tom Hanks

Actor

51.79% (289 of 558 votes)

39

5

Michael Jordan

Basketball Player

53.96% (75 of 139 votes)

76

6

Rolling Stones

Musicians

7.41% (2 of 27 votes)

41

7

Tiger Woods

Golfer

53.85% (56 of 104 votes)

46

8

Backstreet Boys

Vocalists

52.81% (47 of 89 votes)

17

9

Cher

Vocalist

57.20% (139 of 243 votes)

31

10

Steven Spielberg

Filmmaker

55.49% (177 of 319 votes)

25

11

Bruce Willis

Actor

56.25% (63 of 112 votes)

24

12

Shania Twain

Vocalist

56.34% (40 of 71 votes)

33

13

Celine Dion

Vocalist

55.05% (109 of 198 votes)

35

14

Stephen King

Author

54.06% (153 of 283 votes)

12

15

Harrison Ford

Actor

62.59% (905 of 1446 votes)

5

16

Tom Clancy

Author

100% (1 of 1 votes)

73

17

Mike Tyson

Boxer

22.73% (5 of 22 votes)

36

18

Mel Gibson

Actor

54.05% (160 of 296 votes)

51

19

Jim Carrey (Comedian)

Comedian

52.63% (50 of 95 votes)

50

20

Tom Cruise

Actor

52.65% (129 of 245 votes)

94

21

John Grisham

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

66

22

Evander Holyfield

Boxer

40.0% (4 of 10 votes)

19

23

John Travolta

Actor

56.96% (176 of 309 votes)

55

24

Michael Schumacher

Auto Racer

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

60

25

J.K. Rowling

Author

50.0% (3 of 6 votes)

48

26

George Herbert Walker Bush

U.S. President

52.70% (78 of 148 votes)

81

26

Giorgio Armani

Designer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

85

27

David E. Kelley

Producer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

52

28

Shaquille O'Neal

Basketball Player

52.48% (53 of 101 votes)

20

29

David Letterman

Comedian

56.80% (71 of 125 votes)

47

30

Howard Stern

King of All Media

52.73% (193 of 366 votes)

56

31

Andre Agassi

Tennis Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

27

32

Adam Sandler

Comedian

56.16% (114 of 203 votes)

89

33

Grant Hill

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

42

34

Lennox Lewis

Boxer

53.79% (71 of 132 votes)

45

35

Rosie O'Donnell

Comedian

52.94% (90 of 170 votes)

28

36

Dale Earnhardt

Auto Racer

55.81% (48 of 86 votes)

59

37

Oscar De La Hoya

Boxer

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

75

38

Calvin Klein

Designer

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

82

39

David Copperfield

Magician

0% (0 of 1 votes)

29

40

Rush Limbaugh

Radio Personality

55.63% (173 of 311 votes)

92

41

Michael Crichton

Author

0% (0 of 2 votes)

95

42

Arnold Palmer

Golfer

0% (0 of 7 votes)

70

43

Karl Malone

Basketball Player

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

88

44

Bill Blass

Designer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

61

45

Tommy Hilfiger

Designer

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

6

46

Patrick Ewing

Basketball Player

83.33% (15 of 18 votes)

13

47

Jeff Gordon

Auto Racer

60.0% (6 of 10 votes)

26

48

Cindy Crawford

Model

56.25% (45 of 80 votes)

16

49

Jay Leno

Comedian

57.29% (656 of 1145 votes)

79

50

Mike Piazza

Baseball Player

4.35% (1 of 23 votes)

65

51

Martina Hingis

Tennis Player

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

64

52

Nicolas Cage

Actor

43.75% (7 of 16 votes)

68

53

Dean Koontz

Author

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

3

54

Siegfried Fischbacher

Magician

100% (2 of 2 votes)

9

54

Roy Horn

Magician

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

71

54

Siegfried and Roy

Magicians

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

78

55

Kevin Garnett

Basketball Player

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

44

56

Colin Powell

U.S. Secretary of State

53.04% (131 of 247 votes)

86

57

Donna Karan

Designer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

67

58

Anna Kournikova

Tennis Player

35.29% (6 of 17 votes)

83

59

Kevin Brown

Baseball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

22

60

Troy Aikman

Football Player

56.51% (295 of 522 votes)

23

61

Ron Howard

Actor

56.46% (367 of 650 votes)

57

61

Brian Grazer

Producer

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

30

62

Venus Williams

Tennis Player

55.56% (50 of 90 votes)

40

63

Michael Jordan

Basketball Player

53.96% (75 of 139 votes)

74

64

Elizabeth Hurley

Actress

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

72

65

Elizabeth Dole

U.S. Senator

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

77

66

Monica Seles

Tennis Player

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

96

67

Wolfgang Puck

Chef

0% (0 of 2 votes)

21

68

Serena Williams

Tennis Player

56.66% (183 of 323 votes)

14

70

Laura Schlessinger

Commentator

58.33% (7 of 12 votes)

54

73

Claudia Schiffer

Model

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

10

74

Roseanne Barr

Comedienne

64.66% (666 of 1030 votes)

84

75

Edgerrin James

Football Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

43

76

Barbara Bush

First Lady

53.66% (66 of 123 votes)

49

76

George Herbert Walker Bush

U.S. President

52.70% (78 of 148 votes)

32

77

Don Imus

Radio Personality

55.13% (43 of 78 votes)

62

78

Emeril Lagasse

Chef

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

8

80

Tyra Banks

Actress

68.57% (24 of 35 votes)

37

81

Maya Angelou

Poet

54.03% (67 of 124 votes)

11

82

Cindy Margolis

Model

63.64% (7 of 11 votes)

15

83

Rock (Dwayne Johnson)

Wrestler

57.80% (467 of 808 votes)

34

84

Christy Turlington

Model

54.88% (45 of 82 votes)

58

85

David Blaine

Magician

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

93

86

Esther Dyson

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 0 votes)

90

87

Lou Bega

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

87

88

Penn & Teller

Magicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

80

90

Joy Browne

Radio Personality

0% (0 of 3 votes)

91

91

Jean-Georges Vongerichten

Chef

0% (0 of 1 votes)

7

92

Verne Troyer

Actor

71.43% (5 of 7 votes)

2

93

Steve Case

Computer Tech

100% (1 of 1 votes)

4

95

Harry Knowles

Internet Personality

100% (1 of 1 votes)

63

98

Steve Irwin (Crocodile Hunter)

Animal Expert

44.12% (15 of 34 votes)

1

100

Mahir Cagri

Internet Personality

100% (1 of 1 votes)