Forbes Releases Highest-Paid Actress List

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“Forbes” just announced its list of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood, the figures representing “an estimate for what each actress earned between May 1, 2010 and May 1, 2011.”

If you’d guessed any of the stars of “Desperate Housewives” you’d be out of luck, film actresses led the way, with the top four earning $116 million between them!

From 10 to 1, here is Hollywood’s honor roll:

10. Meryl Streep ($10 million)
9. Sandra Bullock ($15 million)
8. Cameron Diaz ($18 million)
7. Katherine Heigl ($19 million)
5. & 6. Julia Roberts & Kristen Stewart ($20 million each)
3. & 4. Jennifer Aniston & Reese Witherspoon ($28 million each)
1. & 2. Angelina Jolie & Sarah Jessica Parker ($30 million each)

To click through the full list with breakdowns of the roles each has played to land them in the Top 10, check out the Forbes list here.

Photo: Angelina Jolie at the Cannes Film Festival in May; images courtesy of image.net’s Stephane Kossman