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M. Night Shyamalan

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $2,692,233,957 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #28)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Sixth Sense (Director), The Sixth Sense (Screenwriter), Signs (Director), Signs (Screenwriter), Signs (Producer)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Ray Reddy (Signs), Guard at Desk (The Village), Joey (The Happening), Stadium Drug Dealer (Unbreakable), Vick Ran (Lady in the Water)
Most productive collaborators: Will Smith, Sam Mercer, Joaquin Phoenix, Noah Ringer, Frank Marshall

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorCameo4$567,209,829$774,115,624$1,341,325,453
Supporting1$227,965,690$180,300,000$408,265,690
(Unclassified)1$42,285,169$30,500,000$72,785,169
In Technical RolesScreenwriter10$1,169,599,071$1,522,634,886$2,692,233,957
Director10$1,029,889,551$1,363,834,886$2,393,724,437
Producer6$595,792,514$795,767,651$1,391,560,165
Story Creator1$33,601,190$29,674,459$63,275,649
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/13/2008 The Happening Joey  $64,506,874 $98,271,510 $162,778,384
7/21/2006 Lady in the Water Vick Ran  $42,285,169 $30,500,000 $72,785,169
7/30/2004 The Village Guard at Desk  $114,197,520 $143,444,114 $257,641,634
8/2/2002 Signs Ray Reddy  $227,965,690 $180,300,000 $408,265,690
11/22/2000 Unbreakable Stadium Drug Dealer  $94,999,143 $153,100,000 $248,099,143
8/6/1999 The Sixth Sense Dr. Hill  $293,506,292 $379,300,000 $672,806,292
Movies: 6Totals:$837,460,688$984,915,624$1,822,376,312
  Averages:$139,576,781$164,152,604$303,729,385
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/11/2015 The Visit Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
5/31/2013 After Earth Director,
Screenwriter,
Producer 
$60,522,097 $190,977,568 $251,499,665
9/17/2010 Devil Story Creator,
Producer 
$33,601,190 $29,674,459 $63,275,649
7/1/2010 The Last Airbender Director,
Screenwriter 
$131,601,062 $187,941,694 $319,542,756
6/13/2008 The Happening Producer,
Director,
Screenwriter 
$64,506,874 $98,271,510 $162,778,384
7/21/2006 Lady in the Water Director,
Screenwriter 
$42,285,169 $30,500,000 $72,785,169
7/30/2004 The Village Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter 
$114,197,520 $143,444,114 $257,641,634
8/2/2002 Signs Screenwriter,
Producer,
Director 
$227,965,690 $180,300,000 $408,265,690
11/22/2000 Unbreakable Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer 
$94,999,143 $153,100,000 $248,099,143
12/17/1999 Stuart Little Screenwriter $140,015,224 $158,800,000 $298,815,224
8/6/1999 The Sixth Sense Screenwriter,
Director 
$293,506,292 $379,300,000 $672,806,292
3/20/1998 Wide Awake Director $305,704 $0 $305,704
Movies: 27Totals:$2,828,882,326$3,711,911,882$6,540,794,208
  Averages:$104,773,419$137,478,218$242,251,637