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Essence Atkins

Best known as a Lead Ensemble Member Actor based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $80,091,796 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #746)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Kisha Johnson (A Haunted House), Charity (Dance Flick), Kisha (A Haunted House 2), Kareenah (Deliver Us From Eva), Robin (N-Secure)
Most productive collaborators: Marlon Wayans, Michel Tiddes, Rick Alvarez, Cedric the Entertainer, Nick Swardson

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Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
As an ActorLead Ensemble Member3$60,210,921$19,880,875$80,091,796

2013 Preview: January

January 1st, 2013

December ended on a positive note with 2012 topping 2011 with a week to spare. Hopefully this will translate into strong box office numbers going forward. There are several January releases that actually look very interesting, but you always have to ask, if the films are as good as they look, why are they opening in January? The biggest hit on this list will likely not be a January release, but a limited release from December that is expanding wide in January. Zero Dark Thirty opened in limited release the Wednesday before Christmas and right away it got off to an incredible start. If it can turn some of its Awards Season nominations into wins, which seems very likely at this point, it should be the biggest hit of January. If it can earn some major Oscars, then it might crack $100 million. Unfortunately, no other film on this release list is likely to come close to the $100 million mark. Last January was unseasonably strong with three films opening with $20 million or more and four films finishing with $50 million or more. It is possible that none of the new releases will reach those relatively weak standards. More...

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
5/8/2015 Sister Code Corrine Wells  $0 $0 $0
4/18/2014 A Haunted House 2 Kisha  $17,329,487 $3,877,374 $21,206,861
1/11/2013 A Haunted House Kisha Johnson  $40,041,683 $19,880,875 $59,922,558
10/15/2010 N-Secure Robin  $2,595,644 $0 $2,595,644
5/22/2009 Dance Flick Charity  $25,662,155 $6,430,606 $32,092,761
2/7/2003 Deliver Us From Eva Kareenah  $17,573,594 $0 $17,573,594
Movies: 6Totals:$103,202,563$30,188,855$133,391,418