Despite taking a back seat to acting over the past twelve months, the Olsen twins are still Young Hollywood's (under 21-years-old) biggest earners. Forbes' magazine's annual list of the biggest movers and shakers in Hollywood, claims that the 20-year-old twins still managed to rake in a whopping $US40 million last year mostly due to their huge "tween" following and highly-sought after fashion style, nicknamed "homeless chic". The girls may be women now but that hasn't stopped the Olsen brand machine from churning, with their earnings booming via their retail empire, Dualstar - a customer of Wal-Mart. Keep reading to find out who else made the list...
Second on the list is that Harry Potter boy/man, Daniel Radcliffe, who at just 17-years-old earned an estimated $US13 million for the lead in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. Lindsay Lohan comes in third, proving that a stint in rehab does little to hamper one's professional career. Hmm... I wonder if I can persuade Mr Radcliffe for a beverage after his performance tonight at Equus...?
Forbes' Young Hollywood Top-Earners List:
1 Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen (estimated Earnings $40 Million Combined)
2 Daniel Radcliffe (estimated Earnings $13 Million)