Kylie Jenner at 21 has been named the one of the wealthiest celebrity by Forbes Magazine. Rapper Jay-Z tied with Jenner in the number 5 slot. Jenner appeared on the cover of the the magazine earlier this year, when it was speculated that she would become the youngest self made billionaire. This is the first time the youngest member of the Kardashian Jenner clan made the list. Her accumulated wealth is estimated to be in excess of 900 million dollars. Jay-Z increased his fortune by 90 million alone in 2018
A large bulk of Kylie’s wealth comes from her highly successful cosmetic line, which she is the sole owner of. She also pulls in seven figures a year for her participation in the family reality show, ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’. The number 1 spot on the list went to film maker George Lucas who is worth over 5.4 billion dollars. Steven Spielberg was listed as number 2, estimated to be worth over 3.7 billion. Oprah Winfrey, who still owns her own network ‘OWN’ is number 3 on the list with a fortune of 2.8 billion. Former basketball great Micheal Jordan, made the list in the number 4 slot worth about 1.7 billion.
Magician David Copperfield who has been the subject of sexual harassment claims is on the list in the number 6 position. He is estimated to be worth over 840 million. Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs, who is still recovering from the loss of his ex Kim Porter, is on the list at number 7 is said to be worth 825 million. Although divorce and scandal gobbled up much of Tiger Wood’s fortune he still made the list in the number 8 position worth 800 million. Author James Patterson rounded out the top ten list who is worth just under 800 million.