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Mos Def

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 20 films, with $790,558,234 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,673)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Himself (Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby), Left Ear (The Italian Job), Ford Prefect (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy), Eddie Bunker (16 Blocks), Lazy Boy (Showtime)
Most productive collaborators: Martin Freeman, Bruce Willis, Richard Donner, Mark Wahlberg, F. Gary Gray

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$97,163,428$93,474,067$190,637,495
Lead Ensemble Member2$106,391,464$70,136,827$176,528,291
Leading1$36,895,141$28,700,000$65,595,141
(Unclassified)14$268,308,503$89,488,804$357,797,307
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/29/2014 Life of Crime Ordell Robbie  $265,452 $0 $265,452
12/31/2011 The Brazilian Job Half Ear  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2010 Keep Coming Back   $0 $0 $0
5/8/2009 Next Day Air   $10,027,047 $145,472 $10,172,519
12/5/2008 Cadillac Records Chuck Berry  $8,195,551 $746,965 $8,942,516
2/22/2008 Be Kind Rewind Mike  $11,175,164 $19,719,083 $30,894,247
2/27/2007 Journey to the End of the Night Wemba  $0 $0 $0
8/4/2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky… Himself  $148,213,377 $14,657,148 $162,870,525
3/3/2006 Dave Chappelle's Block Party Himself  $11,718,595 $333,329 $12,051,924
3/3/2006 16 Blocks Eddie Bunker  $36,895,141 $28,700,000 $65,595,141
4/29/2005 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Ford Prefect  $51,019,112 $51,727,102 $102,746,214
12/24/2004 The Woodsman Detective Lucas  $1,566,812 $0 $1,566,812
8/29/2003 Civil Brand Michael Meadows  $254,293 $0 $254,293
5/30/2003 The Italian Job Left Ear  $106,126,012 $70,136,827 $176,262,839
10/11/2002 Brown Sugar Chris V.  $27,362,712 $952,560 $28,315,272
3/15/2002 Showtime Lazy Boy  $37,948,765 $41,000,000 $78,948,765
12/26/2001 Monster's Ball Ryrus Cooper  $31,273,922 $12,492,541 $43,766,463
10/6/2000 Bamboozled Mau Mau: Big Blak Afrika  $2,185,266 $188,671 $2,373,937
11/12/1999 Where's Marlowe Wilt Crawley  $5,985 $0 $5,985
3/8/1991 The Hard Way Dead Romeos  $24,525,330 $41,000,000 $65,525,330
Movies: 20Totals:$508,758,536$281,799,698$790,558,234
  Averages:$25,437,927$14,089,985$39,527,912