From singers and actresses to golfers and cartoonists, dead celebrities are still earning hundreds of millions of pounds.
By Alix Culbertson, news reporter
A list of this year's highest paid dead celebrities has placed Michael Jackson at the top by a massive £282m.
The annual list by Forbes measures pre-tax earnings from 1 October 2017 to 1 October 2018 before deducting fees for agents, managers, lawyers and estate executors.
Find out who the top 10 highest earning dead celebrities are here: