“As many people adore Willie as disapprove of him – but nobody can be indifferent to him,” the magazine said. It also reported that Willie Revillame is earning P1 million a day for hosting Wowowee. That’s a whopping P24 to P30 million a month.
Runner-up to Willie is the “Queen of All Media” Kris Aquino.
The rest of the (partial) ranking in the Entertainers category:
3rd: Box-Office King John Lloyd Cruz.
4th: Action superstar and Totoy Bato’s lead star, Robin Padilla.
5th: GMA-7’s current prized female star Marian Rivera who, according to showbiz insiders, pockets a cool “upwards P50,000 per taping day.”
8th: Comedy concert queen Ai-Ai delas Alas.
9th: Ultimate Heartthrob Piolo Pascual.
12th: The Megastar Sharon Cuneta.
13th: Young superstar Judy Ann Santos.
14th: 2008 Box-office queen Sarah Geronimo.
15th: The talented Toni Gonzaga.
19th: ABS-CBN drama princess Bea Alonzo.
20th: The mega-daughter KC Concepcion.
21st: Senator Bong Revilla.
22nd: Pambansang kamao Manny Pacquiao.
23rd: Beauty queen Ruffa Gutierrez.
In the Most Powerful Executives category, the following made it to the list:
Top spot: Eugenio ‘Gabby’ Lopez III (ABS-CBN).
2nd: Charo Santos-Concio (ABS-CBN).
3rd: Cory Vidanes (ABS-CBN).
5th: Malou Santos (ABS-CBN).
9th: Deo Endrinal (ABS-CBN).
10th: Johnny Manahan (ABS-CBN).
11th: Boy Abunda (ABS-CBN).
20th: Ricardo ‘Ricky’ Lee.
Check out the complete list in YES! Magazine’s April 2009 issue now available nationwide wherever magazines are sold.