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John Amos

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 13 films, with $417,977,950 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #7,547)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Pastor Nelson (Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection), Maj. Grant (Die Hard 2), Uncle Virgil (My Baby's Daddy), Rev. Styles (Ricochet), Captain Meissner (Lock Up)
Most productive collaborators: Bruce Willis, Renny Harlin, Bonnie Bedelia, Lawrence Gordon, William Atherton

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$200,298,693$123,788,431$324,087,124
Inverviewee1$70,950$0$70,950
Leading1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)8$93,819,876$0$93,819,876
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/8/2016 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Himself  $70,950 $0 $70,950
3/6/2015 Bad Asses On The Bayou Earl  $0 $0 $0
6/29/2012 Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection Pastor Nelson  $65,653,242 $1,297,645 $66,950,887
1/9/2004 My Baby's Daddy Uncle Virgil  $17,321,573 $639 $17,322,212
1/1/1996 For Better or Worse Gray  $41,628 $0 $41,628
10/25/1991 Due occhi diabolici Det. Legrand (segment "The Black Cat")  $349,618 $0 $349,618
10/4/1991 Ricochet Rev. Styles  $21,756,163 $0 $21,756,163
7/3/1990 Die Hard 2 Maj. Grant  $117,323,878 $122,490,147 $239,814,025
8/4/1989 Lock Up Captain Meissner  $21,717,616 $0 $21,717,616
8/16/1985 American Flyers Dr. Conrad  $1,420,355 $0 $1,420,355
8/20/1982 The Beastmaster Seth  $10,751,126 $0 $10,751,126
2/2/1973 The World's Greatest Athlete Coach Sam Archer  $22,583,370 $0 $22,583,370
1/1/1971 Sweet Sweetback's Baad Asssss Song   $15,200,000 $0 $15,200,000
Movies: 13Totals:$294,189,519$123,788,431$417,977,950
  Averages:$22,629,963$9,522,187$32,152,150