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Oliver Platt

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 29 films, with $2,588,566,559 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #398)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Carl Anheuser (2012), The Man in Black (X-Men: First Class), Dr. Mark Weller (Doctor Dolittle), Harry Rex Vonner (A Time to Kill), Jeremy (Indecent Proposal)
Most productive collaborators: John Cusack, Roland Emmerich, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Harald Kloser, Amanda Peet

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting29$1,135,754,786$1,452,811,773$2,588,566,559
Lead Ensemble Member2$1,377,848$1,979,715$3,357,563
Leading1$8,247,627$0$8,247,627
Inverviewee1$16,164$0$16,164
(Unclassified)27$338,148,711$222,411,525$560,560,236

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Modern Family: Season 6

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Limited Releases: Under the Weather

October 4th, 2012

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Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 The Ticket   $0 $0 $0
11/23/2016 Rules Don’t Apply Forester  $3,469,223 $0 $3,469,223
9/2/2016 The 9th Life of Louis Drax Dr. Perez  $0 $409,586 $409,586
4/8/2016 When I Live My Life Over Again Alan  $0 $0 $0
3/1/2016 Shut In Dr. Wilson  $6,808,988 $1,047,577 $7,856,565
9/1/2015 Bessie   $0 $0 $0
4/3/2015 Cut Bank Joe Barret  $0 $137,642 $137,642
12/31/2014 Frank and Cindy   $0 $0 $0
12/31/2014 The Master Cleanse   $0 $0 $0
11/7/2014 A Merry Friggin' Christmas Hobo Santa  $0 $0 $0
10/17/2014 Kaguyahime no monogatari Lord Minister of the Right Abe  $1,506,975 $17,737,432 $19,244,407
10/10/2014 Kill the Messenger Jerry Ceppos  $2,450,846 $336,093 $2,786,939
5/30/2014 Lucky Them Giles  $48,995 $32,824 $81,819
5/9/2014 Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return Wiser the Owl  $8,462,347 $11,645,586 $20,107,933
5/9/2014 Chef Restaurant Blogger  $31,424,004 $15,405,305 $46,829,309
4/5/2013 Love, Marilyn Himself  $16,164 $0 $16,164
3/15/2013 Ginger & Rosa Mark  $1,012,973 $402,923 $1,415,896
12/31/2012 Shi Er Sheng Xiao   $0 $169,994,606 $169,994,606
10/5/2012 The Oranges Terry  $364,875 $1,576,792 $1,941,667
6/3/2011 X-Men: First Class The Man in Black  $146,408,305 $209,000,000 $355,408,305
11/24/2010 Love and Other Drugs Bruce Winston  $32,367,005 $70,349,316 $102,716,321
4/30/2010 Please Give   $4,033,574 $536,604 $4,570,178
11/13/2009 2012 Carl Anheuser  $166,112,167 $622,296,372 $788,408,539
6/19/2009 Year One High Priest  $43,337,279 $14,267,444 $57,604,723
3/3/2009 Wonder Woman 2009© Hades  $0 $0 $0
12/5/2008 Frost/Nixon Bob Zelnick  $18,622,031 $9,830,914 $28,452,945
11/2/2007 The Martian Child Jeff  $7,500,310 $1,851,779 $9,352,089
8/3/2007 The Ten Arnold  $769,726 $16,951 $786,677
6/16/2006 Loverboy Sybil  $33,223 $0 $33,223
12/25/2005 Casanova Papprizzio  $11,304,403 $24,900,000 $36,204,403
11/23/2005 The Ice Harvest Pete Van Heuten  $9,016,782 $1,140,186 $10,156,968
11/12/2004 Kinsey Herman Wells  $10,214,647 $2,786,312 $13,000,959
10/17/2003 Pieces of April Jim Burns  $2,528,664 $1,042,589 $3,571,253
10/11/2002 Ash Wednesday Moran  $2,942 $149,457 $152,399
9/28/2001 Don’t Say a Word Dr. Louis Sachs  $54,997,476 $49,490,907 $104,488,383
4/7/2000 Ready to Rumble Jimmy King  $12,372,410 $0 $12,372,410
2/4/2000 Gun Shy Fulvio Nesstra  $1,638,202 $0 $1,638,202
12/17/1999 Bicentennial Man Rupert Burns  $58,220,776 $29,200,000 $87,420,776
10/22/1999 Three to Tango Peter Steinberg  $10,570,375 $0 $10,570,375
7/16/1999 Lake Placid Hector Cyr  $31,770,413 $0 $31,770,413
10/2/1998 The Imposters Maurice  $2,197,921 $0 $2,197,921
9/11/1998 Simon Birch Ben Goodrich  $18,253,415 $57,176 $18,310,591
6/26/1998 Doctor Dolittle Dr. Mark Weller  $144,156,605 $150,000,000 $294,156,605
5/15/1998 Bulworth Dennis Murphy  $26,528,684 $2,674,699 $29,203,383
2/20/1998 Dangerous Beauty Maffio Venier  $4,553,271 $0 $4,553,271
7/24/1996 A Time to Kill Harry Rex Vonner  $108,766,007 $43,500,000 $152,266,007
3/15/1996 Executive Decision Cahill  $56,679,192 $65,400,000 $122,079,192
3/31/1995 Funny Bones Tommy Fawkes  $529,135 $0 $529,135
3/24/1995 Tall Tale Paul Bunyan  $8,247,627 $0 $8,247,627
11/12/1993 The Three Musketeers Porthos  $53,661,805 $0 $53,661,805
4/16/1993 Benny & Joon Eric  $23,202,734 $0 $23,202,734
4/7/1993 Indecent Proposal Jeremy  $106,614,059 $159,985,941 $266,600,000
2/12/1993 The Temp Jack Hartsell  $6,419,876 $0 $6,419,876
8/14/1992 Diggstown Fitz  $4,495,615 $0 $4,495,615
4/3/1992 Beethoven Harvey  $56,979,478 $0 $56,979,478
9/12/1990 Postcards from the Edge Neil Bleene  $37,963,281 $0 $37,963,281
8/10/1990 Flatliners Randal Steckle  $61,308,153 $0 $61,308,153
3/31/1989 Crusoe Mr. Newby  $315,421 $0 $315,421
12/20/1988 Working Girl Dave Lutz  $63,800,000 $0 $63,800,000
8/19/1988 Married to the Mob Ed Benitez  $21,486,757 $0 $21,486,757
Movies: 60Totals:$1,483,545,136$1,677,203,013$3,160,748,149
  Averages:$24,725,752$27,953,384$52,679,136