#8 Sandra Bullock
#8 Sandra Bullock 2009 Rank: 92
With two hit movies ("The Proposal" and "The Blind Side") and an Oscar win, Bullock should have been sitting on top of the world. She is financially. With $56 million she's the highest-earning actress. But a messy breakup with cheating husband Jesse James turned her into tabloid fodder. Bullock overcame adversity with news of an adoption and a public return at the MTV Movie Awards. (Photo: AP)
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