Every year the world famous TIME Magazine releases a list of the 100 most influential people of the year. Making the top of the list were politicians Edward Kennedy, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and G8 Finance Minister Christine Lagarde. Some of our favourite celebs also made it onto the list this year! Penelope Cruz, Zac Efron, Kate Winslet and John Legend made it onto the Entertainers section, while stars like Tiger Woods, Oprah Winfrey and even George Clooney are officially heroes and icons! Wow, congrats! Here they are:
Toplist: Time Magazine's top 100 People
Thursday 7:27 PM, 07/05/2009
No.42 Singer M.I.A was the highest on the list of all the celebs this year!
No.44 Actress Kate Winslet's has had the year of her life this year so far! She has finally won all the Oscars, Golden Globes etc that she deserves!
No.47 Everyone that has worked with actress and model Penélope Cruz says that she is a joy to be around!
No.49 Singer John Legend's huge talent and hard work got him voted in this year!
No.55 Actor Zac Efron is seriously hot property right now. Teenage girls everywhere go completely nuts whenever he is around. It doesn't hurt that he is talented AND good looking either!
No.57 People say Tom Hanks is one of the most down to earth and funny people in Hollywood.
No.58 TV Talk-show host Jay Leno was also lucky enough make it on to the list this year. Rumour is he is finally retiring this year too!
No74 Golf pro Tiger Woods is an icon for many reasons. He is also a hero for many people out there!
No.75 Actor George Clooney was voted onto the list for his humanitarian work in Africa this year and not his role as a performer.
No.78 Talk-show host Oprah Winfrey is the only person to be on this list every year since it first came out, wow!