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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 OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide 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
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
6/13/2008 The Happening Joey  $30,517,109 $64,506,874 $162,778,384 $60,000,000
7/21/2006 Lady in the Water Vick Ran  $18,044,396 $42,285,169 $72,785,169 $75,000,000
7/30/2004 The Village Guard at Desk  $50,746,142 $114,197,520 $257,641,634 $71,682,975
8/2/2002 Signs Ray Reddy  $60,117,080 $227,965,690 $408,265,690 $70,702,619
11/22/2000 Unbreakable Stadium Drug Dealer  $30,330,771 $94,999,143 $248,099,143 $73,243,106
8/6/1999 The Sixth Sense Dr. Hill  $26,681,262 $293,506,292 $672,806,292 $40,000,000
Movies: 6Totals: $837,460,688$1,822,376,312 
  Averages:$36,072,793$139,576,781$303,729,385$65,104,783
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
9/11/2015 The Visit Screenwriter, Director   $0 $0 $5,000,000
5/31/2013 After Earth Producer, Screenwriter, Director $27,520,040 $60,522,097 $251,499,665 $130,000,000
9/17/2010 Devil Story Creator, Producer $12,289,375 $33,601,190 $63,275,649 $10,000,000
7/1/2010 The Last Airbender Director, Screenwriter $40,325,019 $131,601,062 $319,542,756 $150,000,000
6/13/2008 The Happening Screenwriter, Producer, Director $30,517,109 $64,506,874 $162,778,384 $60,000,000
7/21/2006 Lady in the Water Director, Screenwriter $18,044,396 $42,285,169 $72,785,169 $75,000,000
7/30/2004 The Village Screenwriter, Director, Producer $50,746,142 $114,197,520 $257,641,634 $71,682,975
8/2/2002 Signs Director, Screenwriter, Producer $60,117,080 $227,965,690 $408,265,690 $70,702,619
11/22/2000 Unbreakable Producer, Screenwriter, Director $30,330,771 $94,999,143 $248,099,143 $73,243,106
12/17/1999 Stuart Little Screenwriter $15,018,223 $140,015,224 $298,815,224 $105,000,000
8/6/1999 The Sixth Sense Screenwriter, Director $26,681,262 $293,506,292 $672,806,292 $40,000,000
3/20/1998 Wide Awake Director $95,875 $305,704 $305,704