London - Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe on Tuesday topped a Heat Magazine list of the richest, young British entertainers, retaining his No 1 position in the ranking of people under 30 years old.
Robert Pattinson, lead actor of the rival fantasy film franchise Twilight, moved up to third from fifth and leapfrogged two of Radcliffe's Potter co-stars, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint, according to the celebrity magazine.
Actress Keira Knightley, who starred in several of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, remained second on the chart, while singer Adele was the highest new entry at 16.
Radcliffe, 22, who played the boy wizard in the movie adaptations of J.K. Rowling's best-selling novels, earned £51.8m over his career, according to Heat estimates. The actor's earnings for 2011 were £6.1m higher than in 2010.
Knightley's earnings totalled £30.9m, ahead of Pattinson on £24.9m, Watson on £23.9m and Grint on £21.7m.
Adele, whose second album 21 is set to be the biggest selling album in the world this year, entered the list at No 16 with a fortune of £7.7m.
Three stars dropped out of this year's list - opera star Katherine Jenkins and model Kelly Brook both exceeded the 30-year-old threshhold and singer Amy Winehouse, ranked 15th last year, died in July.
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
Matt Damon is being lined up to reprise the role of Jason Bourne. Read More »
Add your review
Ben Affleck is hoping to learn a lot from starring in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and hopes the motion picture will have a positive effect on his own directing talents. Read More »
Add your review
The Top 3 couples!
The Top 12!
He's back on TV!
Mother City rockers!
The rugby dancer!
Super sexy chat!
A quick chat!
12 years old and on TV!
Soon sending an LOL! or facepalm will be so much more fun!
GautengNetsurit Pty LtdR15 000 - R20 000 Per Month
HousesR 1 599 000
HousesR 2 900 000
Apartments / FlatsR 1 100 000