Being a celebrity has it perks. A lot of them. Specially, having the opportunity of dollars raining to you after you become extremely popular. Oprah, Michael Jordan, George Lucas and Donald Trump have a lot of dollars in common. Watch the video below to learn from their inspiring story.
1) Michael Jordan - Net worth: $1 billion
Well, you probably know the story of this basketball player. He was basically the greatest player in history, but he also did a number of business deals with restaurants, car dealerships and clothing brands like Air Jordan with Nike. He also owns part of the NBA team Charlotte Hornets.
2) Mark Cuban - Net worth: $3 billion
He has certainly become a celebrity after his appearances in ABC TV show Shark Tank, his friendships with Jennifer Lopez and David Beckham and being the owner of the NBA team Dallas Mavericks. He made his fortune by selling his former website to Yahoo and started investing in several other branches.
3) Oprah Winfrey - Net worth: $3 billion
She is the ultimate TV diva. She made her money on TV and added hundreds of businesses like magazines and TV networks. Oprah is one of the most accomplished black women in business in the world.
4) Donald Trump - Net worth: $4 billion
The former President of the United States is the first billionaire president in our country’s history. He became a celebrity after running his TV show "The Apprentice" and being the face for beauty pageants like Miss USA and Miss Universe. He started his fortune with real estate deals all over the world.
5) George Lucas - Net worth: $5 billion
This Californian filmmaker has become not only a celebrity but also a great entrepreneur. He sold his company LucasFilms to Disney, and he is still earning money from his deal of the Star Wars film saga.