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Eric Idle

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $1,491,464,557 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,549)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Merlin (Shrek the Third), Dibs (Casper), Waddlesworth (102 Dalmatians), Dr. Vosknocker (South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut), Eunice (Hollywood Homicide)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Boxtrolls (Song Writer), The Wild (Song Writer)
Most productive collaborators: Christina Ricci, Brad Silberling, Bill Pullman, Colin Wilson, Ben Kingsley

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting8$596,110,381$686,784,766$1,282,895,147
Lead Ensemble Member1$20,008,693$0$20,008,693
Inverviewee1$30,975$0$30,975
(Unclassified)14$143,203,347$45,326,395$188,529,742
In Technical RolesSong Writer2$88,221,351$122,735,567$210,956,918
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/10/2010 Who is Harry Nilsson (and Why is Ever… Himself  $30,975 $0 $30,975
12/12/2008 Delgo Spig  $915,840 $0 $915,840
5/17/2007 Shrek the Third Merlin  $322,719,944 $484,610,992 $807,330,936
7/29/2005 The Aristocrats Himself  $6,377,461 $325,143 $6,702,604
4/9/2004 Ella Enchanted Narrator  $22,913,677 $0 $22,913,677
6/13/2003 Hollywood Homicide Eunice  $30,207,785 $20,201,968 $50,409,753
12/25/2002 Pinocchio (Voice - US version)  $3,681,811 $28,000,000 $31,681,811
11/22/2000 102 Dalmatians Waddlesworth  $66,941,559 $0 $66,941,559
8/27/1999 Dudley Do-Right Prospector  $9,818,792 $0 $9,818,792
6/30/1999 South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut Dr. Vosknocker  $52,037,603 $0 $52,037,603
5/15/1998 Quest for Camelot Devon  $22,772,500 $15,400,000 $38,172,500
2/27/1998 An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood … Alan Smithee  $45,779 $0 $45,779
10/31/1997 The Wind in the Willows Rat  $72,844 $0 $72,844
5/26/1995 Casper Dibs  $100,328,194 $181,971,806 $282,300,000
4/30/1993 Splitting Heirs Tommy Butterfly Rainbow Peace Patel  $3,246,063 $0 $3,246,063
3/16/1990 Nuns on the Run Brian Hope  $10,959,015 $0 $10,959,015
3/10/1989 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Desmond/Berthold  $8,040,008 $0 $8,040,008
8/8/1986 The Transformers: The Movie Wreck-Gar  $5,849,647 $0 $5,849,647
7/26/1985 National Lampoon's European Vacation Bike Rider  $49,400,000 $0 $49,400,000
6/24/1983 Yellowbeard Commander Clement  $4,300,000 $0 $4,300,000
3/31/1983 The Meaning of Life Various roles  $14,929,552 $0 $14,929,552
6/25/1982 Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl Various Roles  $327,958 $0 $327,958
8/17/1979 The Life of Brian Various Roles  $20,008,693 $0 $20,008,693
5/10/1975 Monty Python and the Holy Grail Various Roles  $3,427,696 $1,601,252 $5,028,948
Movies: 24Totals:$759,353,396$732,111,161$1,491,464,557
  Averages:$31,639,725$30,504,632$62,144,357
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/26/2014 The Boxtrolls Song Writer $50,837,305 $61,108,946 $111,946,251
4/14/2006 The Wild Song "Really Nice Da… $37,384,046 $61,626,621 $99,010,667
Movies: 2Totals:$88,221,351$122,735,567$210,956,918
  Averages:$44,110,676$61,367,784$105,478,459