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EW's top Entertainer of the Year is "Argo" director Ben Affleck. He is joined by the likes of "Girls"'s Lena Dunham, "Silver Linings Playbook" and "Hunger Games" star Jennifer Lawrence, "The Dark Knight Rises" and "Les Miserables"'s Anne Hathaway, "Tdr" and "Looper" star Joseph Gordon-Levitt, as well as the cast of "Homeland." These stars also tell EW who their choices for Entertainer of the Year are. Affleck chooses football star Tom Brady: "Put that motherfucker on the cover!” Here's a taste of what the entertainers' peers have to say: "Argo" producer George Clooney says of Affleck, "I think he’s going to keep acting for a bit, and that’s a good thing. Eventually, he could end up in politics. He’s very smart and astute, and he works hard on issues in the Congo. But when your fallback career is being a worldclass director, »

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