Robert Downey, Jr. is “Entertainment Weekly’s” Entertainer of the Year. No argument here. The charismatic movie star was brilliant in “Iron Man” and “Tropic Thunder.” The rest of the list is solid.

2. Tina Fey
3. Cast and crew of “The Dark Knight,”
4. The ‘Gossip’ Girls (Blake Lively, Leighton Meester)
5. Stephanie Meyer
6. Lil Wayne
7. Rock Band
8. The women of “Sex and the City,”
9. Jonas Brothers
10. The Talking Heads (of the 2008 Election)
11. Meryl Streep
12. The stars of Bravo
13. James Franco
14. Wall-E
15. Coldplay
16. Elizabeth Banks
17. Yungin Kim and Daniel Dae Kim (“Lost”)
18. Kid Rock
19. Jon Hamm
20. Facebook
21. Katy Perry
22. Richard Jenkins
23. Michael Phelps
24. Leona Lewis
25. Neil Patrick Harris