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Clout On 100! Oprah Is Still The Reigning Queen Of Hollywood

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Oprah Winfrey is queen … bow down, bishes. After decades in the entertainment industry, Lady O is still the most influential African-American in La La Land, this according to The Hollywood Reporter Most Powerful People In Entertainment list.

THR revealed their list on Wednesday and out of the 100 people who made it, only 13 were Black. Winfrey, who ranked No. 9 on the coveted list, solidified her spot due to the boost OWN has received this past year (thanks to Greenleaf and Queen Sugar).

Aside from Oprah, several other notable people of color were named, such as comedian Kevin Hart, TGIT front-woman Shonda Rhimes, ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey, Moonlight director Barry Jenkins, and rounding out the list at the No. 100 spot, Atlanta star Donald Clover.

See where all 13 of our folks landed on the list below. Also, click here for the full rundown.

No. 9 Oprah Winfrey – CEO, OWN

No. 34 Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson – Actor/Producer

No. 37 Shonda Rhimes – Writer/Executive Producer

No. 55 Channing Dungey – President, ABC Entertainment

No. 67 Tyler Perry – Actor/Producer; CEO, Tyler Perry Studios

No. 70 Ava DuVernay – Director/Producer

No. 73 Denzel Washington – Actor/Director/Producer

No. 80 Kevin Hart – Actor/Comedian

No. 84 Steve Harvey – Talk Show Host/Producer

No. 93 Jordan Peele – Filmmaker/Producer/Actor

No. 96 Vin Diesel (w/ Neal Moritz) – Actor/Producer

No. 97 Barry Jenkins – Writer/Director

No. 100 Donald Glover – Actor/Musician/Writer/Producer

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