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Potter stars are top film earners

Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter, Rupert Grint as Ron Weasley and Emma Watson as Hermione Granger in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1

Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson have been named as the highest paid actor and actress of 2009, in a list of Hollywood's top earners.

According to Vanity Fair magazine, Emma made £20million for her role in the two Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows films, putting her 14th in the top 40.

At 19 years old, Emma's also the youngest movie-maker on the list.

Meanwhile, Daniel Radcliffe came sixth with a rumoured income of £25.6million. The top five were all film directors.

Rupert Grint, who plays Ron, also made the top 40, coming in one place behind Emma at number 15.

Vanity Fair put together the list after interviewing loads of industry experts to find out who's earned what, and when.