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Madonna top-earning celebrity, trumping Spielberg, Winfrey: Forbes

NEW YORK (Reuters) - She's still the Material Girl. Pop diva Madonna 55, is the world's top-earning celebrity, according to a Forbes list released on Monday, raking in an estimated $125 million in the past year, mainly from her $305 million-grossing MDNA tour, but helped by sales of clothing, fragrance and various investments.

Social Star Awards honor Bieber, One Direction

Over 24 hours from May 22-23 the inaugural Social Star Awards, honoring celebrities and brands for their social media presence, took place in Singapore. The awards were set up by social media aggregator Starcount and were designed to honor celebrities, films, TV shows and brands for their popularity across the world's 11 biggest social media platforms, which are monitored by Starcount. The awards featured performances by internationally acclaimed artists such as Aerosmith and Psy.

Social Star Awards honor Bieber, One Direction

Over 24 hours from May 22-23 the inaugural Social Star Awards, honoring celebrities and brands for their social media presence, took place in Singapore. The awards were set up by social media aggregator Starcount and were designed to honor celebrities, films, TV shows and brands for their popularity across the world's 11 biggest social media platforms, which are monitored by Starcount. The awards featured performances by internationally acclaimed artists such as Aerosmith and Psy.

Social Star Awards honor Bieber, One Direction

Over 24 hours from May 22-23 the inaugural Social Star Awards, honoring celebrities and brands for their social media presence, took place in Singapore. The awards were set up by social media aggregator Starcount and were designed to honor celebrities, films, TV shows and brands for their popularity across the world's 11 biggest social media platforms, which are monitored by Starcount. The awards featured performances by internationally acclaimed artists such as Aerosmith and Psy.

Social Star Awards honor Bieber, One Direction

Over 24 hours from May 22-23 the inaugural Social Star Awards, honoring celebrities and brands for their social media presence, took place in Singapore. The awards were set up by social media aggregator Starcount and were designed to honor celebrities, films, TV shows and brands for their popularity across the world's 11 biggest social media platforms, which are monitored by Starcount. The awards featured performances by internationally acclaimed artists such as Aerosmith and Psy.

Bradley Cooper to get cooking lessons from Gordon Ramsay

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay has been enlisted to give actor Bradley Cooper a crash course in cooking and make sure he looks the part of a convincing chef in his upcoming movie. Cooper, set to star in a film as a drug addict who aspires to open a Michelin-starred restaurant in Paris, will be coached by the notoriously hot-tempered TV chef who holds three stars for Restaurant Gordon Ramsay in London, reports The Sun in the UK.

Bradley Cooper to get cooking lessons from Gordon Ramsay

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay has been enlisted to give actor Bradley Cooper a crash course in cooking and make sure he looks the part of a convincing chef in his upcoming movie. Cooper, set to star in a film as a drug addict who aspires to open a Michelin-starred restaurant in Paris, will be coached by the notoriously hot-tempered TV chef who holds three stars for Restaurant Gordon Ramsay in London, reports The Sun in the UK.

Price of fame - Performers and sports stars die younger

By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON (Reuters) - The price of fame can be high with an international study on Thursday finding that people who enjoy successful entertainment or sporting careers tend to die younger. Researchers Richard Epstein and Catherine Epstein said the study, based on analysing 1,000 New York Times obituaries from 2009-2011, found film, music, stage performers and sports people died at an average age of 77.2 years.

TV writer's pep talk for aspiring stars

After watching numerous stars in front of and behind the camera for 25 years, television screenwriter Lee Hyun-sook has become famous in her own right with her first book, “How to Become an Entertainer.”In a recent interview with The Korea Times, the 47-year-old said she feels good about talking to the media and being recognized in the street. But Lee also said that she has also glimpsed regrets about becoming famous among some celebrities.“While I was writing the book, I learned how precious it is to be unknown,” she said.

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