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Top 100 Stars in Above the Line Roles at the Domestic Box Office

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See also: Top Above the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office

Note: The figures in this chart represent the total amount of domestic (US+Canada) revenue generated by all the movies a star has had an above-the-line role in over their lifetime. Roles in animated movies are included in the calculations in this chart. This chart is not adjusted for inflation. Above-the-line credits are the names that appear one by one on the screen during the opening (or sometimes closing) credits for a film.

  Name Movies Total Box Office Average
1 Morgan Freeman 46 $4,510,568,964 $98,055,847
2 Harrison Ford 32 $4,423,850,403 $138,245,325
3 Samuel L. Jackson 62 $4,249,177,518 $68,535,121
4 Tom Hanks 48 $4,087,699,862 $85,160,414
5 Stanley Tucci 33 $3,556,916,937 $107,785,362
6 Tom Cruise 38 $3,501,947,421 $92,156,511
7 Elizabeth Banks 34 $3,357,553,572 $98,751,576
8 Johnny Depp 49 $3,330,657,943 $67,972,611
9 Alan Rickman 19 $3,245,717,913 $170,827,259
10 Will Smith 26 $3,227,512,901 $124,135,112
11 Andy Serkis 15 $3,031,261,302 $202,084,087
12 Emma Watson 16 $3,002,569,263 $187,660,579
13 Cameron Diaz 27 $2,990,609,950 $110,763,331
14 Robert Downey, Jr. 49 $2,943,955,306 $60,080,721
15 Ian McKellen 14 $2,938,441,551 $209,888,682
16 Matt Damon 37 $2,934,800,774 $79,318,940
17 Gary Oldman 23 $2,879,418,907 $125,192,126
18 Owen Wilson 37 $2,821,446,279 $76,255,305
19 Robbie Coltrane 13 $2,798,642,406 $215,280,185
20 Cate Blanchett 29 $2,744,244,090 $94,629,107
21 Liam Neeson 35 $2,732,631,532 $78,075,187
22 Hugo Weaving 18 $2,699,980,573 $149,998,921
23 Michael Caine 24 $2,673,753,533 $111,406,397
24 Woody Harrelson 32 $2,645,761,463 $82,680,046
25 Helena Bonham Carter 33 $2,621,400,444 $79,436,377
26 Scarlett Johansson 27 $2,592,291,407 $96,010,793
27 Ralph Fiennes 23 $2,569,175,269 $111,703,273
28 Robert De Niro 52 $2,560,467,001 $49,239,750
29 Ben Stiller 28 $2,534,719,757 $90,525,706
30 Adam Sandler 34 $2,533,341,163 $74,510,034
31 Orlando Bloom 17 $2,532,150,757 $148,950,045
32 Brad Pitt 41 $2,522,035,726 $61,513,066
33 Stellan SkarsgÄrd 31 $2,521,155,292 $81,327,590
34 Daniel Radcliffe 15 $2,519,945,212 $167,996,347
35 Dwayne Johnson 22 $2,502,731,188 $113,760,509
36 Steve Carell 26 $2,477,129,221 $95,274,201
37 Jennifer Lawrence 18 $2,476,568,668 $137,587,148
38 Bruce Willis 40 $2,469,437,404 $61,735,935
39 Hugh Jackman 27 $2,453,703,664 $90,877,913
40 Leonardo DiCaprio 28 $2,437,360,199 $87,048,579
41 Don Cheadle 18 $2,408,164,837 $133,786,935
42 Mark Wahlberg 33 $2,400,260,319 $72,735,161
43 Rupert Grint 14 $2,390,183,919 $170,727,423
44 Bradley Cooper 26 $2,370,616,264 $91,177,549
45 Ewan McGregor 28 $2,358,663,493 $84,237,982
46 Robin Williams 28 $2,347,375,218 $83,834,829
47 Vin Diesel 19 $2,336,306,283 $122,963,489
48 Anthony Daniels 5 $2,321,360,681 $464,272,136
49 Christopher Lee 14 $2,319,153,857 $165,653,847
50 Zoe Saldana 22 $2,307,118,133 $104,869,006
51 Tommy Lee Jones 28 $2,253,579,073 $80,484,967
52 Michelle Rodriguez 18 $2,226,094,015 $123,671,890
53 Maggie Smith 22 $2,189,382,228 $99,517,374
54 J.K. Simmons 31 $2,173,584,507 $70,115,629
55 James Franco 48 $2,152,079,673 $44,834,993
56 Idris Elba 19 $2,143,578,999 $112,819,947
57 Sandra Bullock 20 $2,138,319,777 $106,915,989
58 Michael Gambon 12 $2,127,941,786 $177,328,482
59 Ben Affleck 28 $2,127,355,845 $75,976,994
60 Eddie Murphy 15 $2,120,035,382 $141,335,692
61 Donald Sutherland 20 $2,112,223,731 $105,611,187
62 Carrie Fisher 8 $2,098,394,818 $262,299,352
63 Denzel Washington 31 $2,042,085,985 $65,873,741
64 Tom Felton 14 $2,037,682,236 $145,548,731
65 John Cleese 14 $2,018,056,838 $144,146,917
66 Christian Bale 18 $2,017,810,014 $112,100,556
67 Mark Hamill 9 $2,016,412,271 $224,045,808
68 Julia Roberts 27 $2,001,424,957 $74,126,850
69 Jim Carrey 22 $1,998,546,363 $90,843,017
70 George Clooney 28 $1,997,890,572 $71,353,235
71 Timothy Spall 19 $1,996,317,448 $105,069,339
72 Nicolas Cage 44 $1,995,855,490 $45,360,352
73 Antonio Banderas 28 $1,987,035,955 $70,965,570
74 Natalie Portman 21 $1,971,589,541 $93,885,216
75 Jeremy Renner 15 $1,941,867,695 $129,457,846
76 Josh Hutcherson 14 $1,940,715,487 $138,622,535
77 Philip Seymour Hoffman 20 $1,938,075,403 $96,903,770
78 Will Ferrell 29 $1,919,954,916 $66,205,342
79 Brendan Gleeson 28 $1,916,091,429 $68,431,837
80 Willem Dafoe 28 $1,914,944,552 $68,390,877
81 Julie Walters 11 $1,913,139,583 $173,921,780
82 Julie Andrews 11 $1,910,834,591 $173,712,236
83 Amy Adams 20 $1,903,100,023 $95,155,001
84 John Ratzenberger 10 $1,867,261,252 $186,726,125
85 John Goodman 32 $1,860,226,320 $58,132,073
86 Mike Myers 9 $1,860,012,135 $206,668,015
87 Tyrese Gibson 12 $1,853,474,902 $154,456,242
88 Anna Kendrick 27 $1,842,214,094 $68,230,152
89 Alan Tudyk 15 $1,828,136,436 $121,875,762
90 Kristen Wiig 22 $1,826,704,290 $83,032,013
91 Anne Hathaway 16 $1,811,418,163 $113,213,635
92 John Turturro 24 $1,787,797,807 $74,491,575
93 Frank Oz 8 $1,785,410,063 $223,176,258
94 Angelina Jolie Pitt 22 $1,785,159,233 $81,143,602
95 Emma Thompson 19 $1,781,288,248 $93,752,013
96 Bill Hader 19 $1,775,305,398 $93,437,126
97 Sigourney Weaver 21 $1,767,864,358 $84,184,017
98 Bryce Dallas Howard 10 $1,766,671,588 $176,667,159
99 Jamie Foxx 25 $1,761,560,065 $70,462,403
100 Jeffrey Wright 16 $1,736,068,584 $108,504,287