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Tom Moffatt

Karina Smirnoff, Maks Chmerkovskiy, Natalie Nunn and more

THERE’S NOTHING FUNNY about this guy’s money … With an estimated net worth of $820 million, comedian Jerry Seinfeld tops Wealth-X’s list of the world’s 10 wealthiest actors. Joining him in the No. 2 spot is ever-popular Bollywood actor and host Shahrukh Khan, worth some $600 million, thanks to his international fan base …

“Ballroom with a Twist” comes to town for a limited engagement Aug. 19 and 20 at Blaisdell Concert Hall. You’ll see your favorite Dancing with the Stars pros Val Chmerkovskiy, Cheryl Burke, Sharna Burgess, Tony Dovolani, Karina Smirnoff — and this year’s Season 18 winner, Maks Chmerkovskiy! But the show doesn’t stop there. Also taking the stage will be So You Think You Can Dance finalists Legacy (Season 6), Randi Lynn Strong (Season 5) and Jonathan Platero (Season 5) … along with American Idol finalists Von Smith (Season 8) and Haley Scarnato (Season 6). It’s a sizzling evening of samba, waltz, foxtrot, jive and music you won’t forget. Tickets are on sale now at Blaisdell Box Office, ticketmaster.com or at 1-800-745-3000 …

Congrats to author/actor/activist Christopher Kennedy Lawford — the only son of actor Peter Lawford and nephew of former President John F. Kennedy — who married the lovely yoga instructor Mercedes Miller while on Maui. The couple is reportedly planning another exchange of vows during the Kennedy family’s annual reunion in Hyannis Port, Mass. …

Oxygen Network’s hit reality show Bad Girls Club is in town for a week of filming … Natalie Nunn and friends are in an East Honolulu beachfront house — quite a change from their Chicago digs. Budget for the Hawaii episode: $100,000 … It’ll include shark diving in Haleiwa, catamaran rides and, of course, snorkeling and an ocean swim …

This week in 1983: It’s John Denver in a solo acoustic concert for about 5,000 fans at Waikiki Shell. John’s two-and-a-half-hour, two-encore performance includes Sunshine On My Shoulders, Fly Away, Annie’s Song, I’m Sorry, Back Home Again, Thank God I’m A Country Boy, Calypso, Take Me Home, Country Roads and Rocky Mountain High. Tickets cost $12.50 and $10.50 …

And the nation’s No. 1 record is Flashdance … What A Feeling by Irene Cara

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