John Witherspoon

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $503,355,638 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4,789)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Pops (Little Man), Mr. Jones (Next Friday), Mr. Jackson (Boomerang), Mr. Jones (Friday After Next), Blind Man (A Thousand Words)

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)15$348,460,963$107,241,165$455,702,128
Supporting2$44,978,811$2,674,699$47,653,510
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
3/9/2012 A Thousand Words Blind Man  $6,176,280 $18,450,127 $18,450,127 $40,000,000
7/14/2006 Little Man Pops  $21,613,176 $58,636,047 $101,636,047 $64,000,000
11/22/2002 Friday After Next Mr. Jones  $13,010,767 $33,253,609 $33,526,835 $10,000,000
1/12/2000 Next Friday Mr. Jones  $16,918,226 $57,176,582 $59,675,307 $9,500,000
5/27/1998 I Got the Hook-Up! Mr. Mimm  $3,310,349 $10,317,779 $10,317,779 $3,500,000
5/15/1998 Bulworth Reverend Morris  $141,816 $26,528,684 $29,203,383 $30,000,000
3/27/1998 Ride Roscoe  $2,513,334 $5,485,295 $5,485,295  
5/14/1997 Sprung Detective  $2,487,702 $7,553,105 $7,553,105  
10/27/1995 Vampire in Brooklyn Silas  $7,045,379 $19,637,147 $19,637,147 $14,000,000
4/26/1995 Friday Mr. Jones  $6,589,341 $27,467,564 $27,936,778 $3,500,000
10/29/1993 Fatal Instinct Arch  $3,502,569 $7,839,327 $7,839,327  
8/6/1993 The Meteor Man Clarence James Carter III  $2,643,091 $8,015,592 $8,015,592  
7/31/1992 Bébé's Kids Card Player #1 (voice)  $3,010,987 $8,284,881 $8,284,881  
7/1/1992 Boomerang Mr. Jackson  $13,640,706 $70,052,444 $131,052,444 $42,000,000
12/31/1991 Talkin' Dirty After Dark Dukie    $978,775 $978,775  
3/29/1991 The Five Heartbeats Wild Rudy  $1,630,689 $7,377,189 $7,377,189  
3/9/1990 House Party Mr. Strickland  $4,611,024 $26,385,627 $26,385,627  
Movies: 17Totals: $393,439,774$503,355,638 
  Averages:$6,402,673$23,143,516$29,609,155$12,735,294