Which entertainment properties led Twitter in 2010?

As the end of the year draws close, the inevitable year in review pieces are starting to roll out. The first, from Twitter, however, shows what the hot shows, music, movies and actors were with the Twitterati – and it holds some pretty big surprises. Twitter

While it’s not exactly shocking that Charlie Sheen led the actor category, Elizabeth Taylor was the most talked about actress (and Raven Symone topped both Natalie Portman and Jennifer Lopez). And of all the shows on TV, ABC Family’s “Pretty Little Liars” was the hottest topic.

YouTube sensation Rebecca Black was the year’s hottest subject in music, while “Thor” was the most talked about movie. It’s worth noting that the year’s top four grossing pictures (year to date) – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2,” “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” and “Kung Fu Panda 2” – were all absent from the list.

The hottest topics in select areas were:


  1. Pretty Little Liars
  2. Two and a Half Men
  3. The Craigslist Killer
  4. Golden Globe Awards
  5. People’s Choice Awards


  1. Thor
  2. The Dark Knight Rises
  3. X-Men: First Class
  4. Fast Five
  5. Green Hornet


  1. Rebecca Black and Friday
  2. Nate Dogg
  4. Gerry Rafferty
  5. Gil Scott-Heron


  1. Elizabeth Taylor
  2. Mila Kunis
  3. Anne Hathaway
  4. Raven Symone
  5. Natalie Portman
  6. Elisabeth Sladen
  7. Jennifer Lopez
  8. Nina Dobrev
  9. Emma Watson
  10. Fernanda Vasconcellos


  1. Charlie Sheen
  2. Macaulay Culkin
  3. Ryan Dunn
  4. Ricky Gervais
  5. Pete Postlethwaite
  6. Tracy Morgan
  7. Jake Gyllenhaal
  8. Ashton Kutcher
  9. Colin Firth
  10. James Franco