News-Antique.com - Dec 07,2010 - Autograph Collectors Daily - Top 10 Celebrity Signers in 2010 was complied entirely from information provided to us from collectors and dealers worldwide. Celebrities from all entertainment genres were considered (movies, TV, sports, theater, etc.). Also, The personality and attitude of the signer was taken into consideration. Signing locations were not limited to specific areas.
1. George Clooney - He has been a fan favorite for many years and his popularity doesn’t seem like it will fade anytime soon. Always receptive to autograph requests at events and appearances and always makes everyone's 'best' list. He is our Top 10 Celebrity Signer in 2010.
2. Zac Efron - 2010 was a big year for Zac Efron. He was a very close 2nd and was a favorite of many of our runners and in-person collectors.
3. Angelina Jolie - Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are joined at the hip at premieres and charity functions. Many times Pitt will sign as well...but it's rare when Angelina avoids autograph seekers. Jolie does interact with her fans...occasionally conversing and greeting.
4. Matt Damon - He has been a regular on everybody’s list for several years. Nothing has change...he still strives to keep his fans satisfied on and off screen.
5. Tom Cruise - The veteran actor always signs for fans and collectors wherever he goes. He may become an automatic inclusion to most lists.
6. Betty White - What else can be said about Betty White? Her new found popularity on screen and TV, as well as sincere devotion to her charities makes her a huge fan favorite.
7. Selena Gomez - Selena has blossomed into a mega star who regularly signs for her fans. Not the best looking signature...but she's working on it.
8. Anna Paquin - Her blockbuster TV show 'True Blood' has helped skyrocket her popularity with a new group of devoted fans. Very personable with autograph seekers.
9. Johnny Depp - He's back on our list again. Depp was a staple for many years but seemed to taper back in 2009. He is once again making himself available to his vast fan base. He also has a few major film releases forthcoming.
10. Taylor Swift - She has an amazing, sweet personality and loves her fans. I sincerely hope that Taylor continues to make herself available to autograph seekers.
Honorable Mentions: Megan Fox, Sandra Bullock, Kylie Minogue, Shah Rukh Khan, Will Smith, Zachary Quinto, Elisabeth Moss, Gerard Butler, Amanda Seyfried, Meryl Streep, Dakota Fanning, Jonah Hill