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John Witherspoon

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $497,768,263 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #5,373)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Pops (Little Man), Mr. Jones (Next Friday), Mr. Jackson (Boomerang), Mr. Jones (Friday After Next), Blind Man (A Thousand Words)
Most productive collaborators: Warren Beatty, Ennio Morricone, Lauren Shuler Donner, Eddie Murphy, Brian Robbins

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)15$342,876,438$107,241,165$450,117,603
Supporting2$44,975,961$2,674,699$47,650,660
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/9/2012 A Thousand Words Blind Man  $18,450,127 $0 $18,450,127
7/14/2006 Little Man Pops  $58,295,702 $43,000,000 $101,295,702
11/22/2002 Friday After Next Mr. Jones  $33,253,609 $273,226 $33,526,835
1/12/2000 Next Friday Mr. Jones  $57,176,582 $2,498,725 $59,675,307
5/27/1998 I Got the Hook-Up! Mr. Mimm  $10,305,534 $0 $10,305,534
5/15/1998 Bulworth Reverend Morris  $26,525,834 $2,674,699 $29,200,533
3/27/1998 Ride Roscoe  $5,476,059 $0 $5,476,059
5/14/1997 Sprung Detective  $7,553,105 $0 $7,553,105
10/27/1995 Vampire in Brooklyn Silas  $19,556,475 $0 $19,556,475
4/26/1995 Friday Mr. Jones  $27,409,510 $469,214 $27,878,724
10/29/1993 Fatal Instinct Arch  $7,839,327 $0 $7,839,327
8/6/1993 The Meteor Man Clarence James Carter III  $8,015,592 $0 $8,015,592
7/31/1992 Bébé's Kids Card Player #1 (voice)  $8,284,881 $0 $8,284,881
7/1/1992 Boomerang Mr. Jackson  $65,337,168 $61,000,000 $126,337,168
12/31/1991 Talkin' Dirty After Dark Dukie  $978,775 $0 $978,775
3/29/1991 The Five Heartbeats Wild Rudy  $7,008,492 $0 $7,008,492
3/9/1990 House Party Mr. Strickland  $26,385,627 $0 $26,385,627
Movies: 17Totals:$387,852,399$109,915,864$497,768,263
  Averages:$22,814,847$6,465,639$29,280,486