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Top Grossing Casting Director at the Domestic Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Casting Directors based on the domestic box office of the movies they worked on.

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Sarah Halley Finn
Best known as a Casting Director based on credits in that role in 48 films.
Top films contributed to this record: The Avengers ($623,279,547 in 2012), Avengers: Age of Ultron ($459,005,868 in 2015), Iron Man 3 ($408,992,272 in 2013), Captain America: Civil War ($408,084,349 in 2016), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 ($389,813,101 in 2017), The Jungle Book ($364,001,123 in 2016), Spider-Man: Homecoming ($334,166,825 in 2017), Guardians of the Galaxy ($333,172,112 in 2014), Iron Man ($318,604,126 in 2008), Iron Man 2 ($312,433,331 in 2010)

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Jane Jenkins
Best known as a Casting Director based on credits in that role in 119 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Jurassic Park ($395,708,305 in 1993), Transformers ($319,246,193 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($317,575,550 in 2001), How the Grinch Stole Christmas ($260,044,825 in 2000), The Lost World: Jurassic Park ($229,086,679 in 1997), Mrs. Doubtfire ($219,195,051 in 1993), Ghost ($217,631,306 in 1990), The Da Vinci Code ($217,536,138 in 2006), The Perfect Storm ($182,618,434 in 2000), Air Force One ($172,956,409 in 1997)

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Janet Hirshenson
Best known as a Casting Director based on credits in that role in 115 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Jurassic Park ($395,708,305 in 1993), Transformers ($319,246,193 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($317,575,550 in 2001), How the Grinch Stole Christmas ($260,044,825 in 2000), The Lost World: Jurassic Park ($229,086,679 in 1997), Mrs. Doubtfire ($219,195,051 in 1993), Ghost ($217,631,306 in 1990), The Da Vinci Code ($217,536,138 in 2006), The Perfect Storm ($182,618,434 in 2000), Air Force One ($172,956,409 in 1997)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Sarah Halley Finn $7,318,750,182 48 $152,473,962
2 Jane Jenkins $6,806,697,807 119 $57,199,141
3 Janet Hirshenson $6,761,583,602 115 $58,796,379
4 Francine Maisler $5,089,241,955 74 $68,773,540
5 Debra Zane $4,876,702,634 38 $128,334,280
6 John Papsidera $4,547,956,173 50 $90,959,123
7 Leslee Feldman $4,463,445,359 29 $153,911,909
8 Denise Chamian $3,923,801,675 45 $87,195,593
9 Ronna Kress $3,872,838,224 50 $77,456,764
10 Mary Vernieu $3,856,401,009 92 $41,917,402
11 Kevin Reher $3,596,200,217 14 $256,871,444
12 Deborah Aquila $3,287,811,627 66 $49,815,328
13 Mary Hidalgo $3,042,079,996 19 $160,109,473
14 Natalie Lyon $2,954,229,755 12 $246,185,813
15 Roger Mussenden $2,924,068,903 26 $112,464,189
16 Jeanne McCarthy $2,856,692,023 55 $51,939,855
17 Tricia Wood $2,738,202,097 60 $45,636,702
18 Nina Gold $2,696,140,650 41 $65,759,528
19 Allison Jones $2,639,297,123 33 $79,978,701
20 Mali Finn $2,552,782,535 24 $106,365,939
21 Randi Hiller $2,512,940,794 28 $89,747,886
22 Avy Kaufman $2,463,553,438 74 $33,291,263
23 John Hubbard $2,448,063,917 30 $81,602,131
24 David Rubin $2,422,761,228 31 $78,153,588
25 Juel Bestrop $2,419,161,984 28 $86,398,642
26 Ellen Lewis $2,415,004,284 33 $73,181,948
27 Amanda Mackey $2,344,456,002 51 $45,969,726
28 Lucinda Syson $2,253,294,148 28 $80,474,791
29 April Webster $2,216,103,110 10 $221,610,311
30 Fiona Weir $2,199,111,982 21 $104,719,618
31 Cathy Sandrich $2,043,007,458 46 $44,413,206
32 Kerry Barden $2,024,955,442 71 $28,520,499
33 Mindy Marin $1,928,318,326 29 $66,493,735
34 Victoria Thomas $1,910,646,061 33 $57,898,365
35 Margery Simkin $1,885,232,682 22 $85,692,395
36 Ellen Chenoweth $1,840,462,886 31 $59,369,771
37 Billy Hopkins $1,800,460,134 33 $54,559,398
38 Alyssa Weisberg $1,787,649,815 10 $178,764,982
39 Priscilla John $1,701,360,935 14 $121,525,781
40 Lisa Beach $1,699,042,125 22 $77,229,188
41 Victoria Burrows $1,667,185,205 17 $98,069,718
42 Lora Kennedy $1,641,648,317 14 $117,260,594
43 Christi Soper $1,602,390,156 11 $145,671,832
44 Christian Kaplan $1,582,782,796 13 $121,752,523
45 Mike Fenton $1,527,964,753 27 $56,591,287
46 Kathleen Chopin $1,515,846,586 18 $84,213,699
47 Sarah Katzman $1,486,585,971 17 $87,446,234
48 Anne McCarthy $1,482,828,568 30 $49,427,619
49 Coreen Mayrs $1,476,341,665 23 $64,188,768
50 Kristy Carlson $1,447,071,455 7 $206,724,494
51 Joseph Middleton $1,439,961,726 17 $84,703,631
52 Kate Dowd $1,433,672,727 18 $79,648,485
53 Lindsay Graham $1,408,978,279 27 $52,184,381
54 Douglas Aibel $1,397,431,293 37 $37,768,413
55 Lucy Bevan $1,396,441,156 22 $63,474,598
56 Jamie Sparer Roberts $1,354,768,698 5 $270,953,740
57 Kathy Driscoll-Mohler $1,325,554,161 14 $94,682,440
58 Heike Brandstatter $1,324,373,584 20 $66,218,679
59 Ruth Lambert $1,315,014,439 10 $131,501,444
60 Sheila Jaffe $1,311,746,439 24 $54,656,102
61 Dianne Crittenden $1,246,680,268 11 $113,334,570
62 Justine Baddeley $1,244,695,862 17 $73,217,404
63 Jina Jay $1,176,960,961 35 $33,627,456
64 Paul Schnee $1,133,516,009 58 $19,543,379
65 Bonnie Timmermann $1,129,287,205 17 $66,428,659
66 Scot Boland $1,102,808,713 12 $91,900,726
67 Susie Figgis $1,091,660,228 16 $68,228,764
68 Mary Selway $1,082,920,077 10 $108,292,008
69 Kim Davis-Wagner $1,069,278,711 17 $62,898,748
70 Debbie McWilliams $1,020,505,037 9 $113,389,449
71 Marci Liroff $1,003,388,700 14 $71,670,621
72 Matthew Jon Beck $977,976,788 5 $195,595,358
73 Terri Taylor $968,371,334 21 $46,112,921
74 Juliet Taylor $949,631,182 19 $49,980,589
75 Richard Hicks $932,934,151 17 $54,878,479
76 Suzanne Smith $917,440,805 23 $39,888,731
77 Nicole Abellera $880,597,055 20 $44,029,853
78 Ilene Starger $879,250,586 9 $97,694,510
79 Ann Robinson $863,445,231 6 $143,907,539
80 Liz Mullane $860,735,670 6 $143,455,945
81 Marcia Ross $859,369,302 14 $61,383,522
82 Irene Lamb $836,403,407 8 $104,550,426
83 Amy Hubbard $817,873,333 8 $102,234,167
84 Christine King $812,529,973 10 $81,252,997
85 Robin D. Cook $793,754,950 13 $61,058,073
86 Dan Hubbard $786,899,943 14 $56,207,139
87 Robin Gurland $785,227,914 3 $261,742,638
88 Louis DiGiaimo $780,964,049 12 $65,080,337
89 Ros Hubbard $770,478,923 20 $38,523,946
90 Rick Montgomery $770,010,087 12 $64,167,507
91 Nancy Foy $769,606,564 10 $76,960,656
92 Nancy Nayor $764,586,218 27 $28,318,008
93 Jane Feinberg $760,328,466 12 $63,360,706
94 Joanna Colbert $750,449,635 14 $53,603,545
95 Nancy Klopper $730,199,388 10 $73,019,939
96 Laray Mayfield $723,729,474 10 $72,372,947
97 Carmen Cuba $698,948,856 12 $58,245,738
98 Junie Lowry-Johnson $695,287,798 6 $115,881,300
99 Venus Kanani $686,486,834 23 $29,847,254
100 Gail Stevens $686,026,119 15 $45,735,075

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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