Kasi Lemmons

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $365,012,832 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6,678)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Ardelia Mapp (The Silence of the Lambs), Carmine (Hard Target), Bernadette 'Bernie' Walsh (Candyman), Madonna and Child (Gridlock'd), Cookie (The Five Heartbeats)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Black Nativity (Director), Black Nativity (Screenwriter), Eve's Bayou (Director), Eve's Bayou (Screenwriter), The Caveman's Valentine (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Forest Whitaker, Samuel L. Jackson, Angela Bassett, Tyrese Gibson, Langston Hughes

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)8$205,466,988$145,000,000$350,466,988
Supporting1$14,545,844$0$14,545,844
In Technical RolesDirector4$27,075,453$701,518$27,776,971
Screenwriter2$21,861,613$266,947$22,128,560
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
5/30/1997 Til There Was You Angenelle  $1,315,445 $3,525,125 $3,525,125  
1/29/1997 Gridlock'd Madonna and Child  $2,678,372 $5,573,929 $5,573,929  
10/28/1994 Drop Squad June Vanderpool  $348,192 $348,192 $348,192  
8/20/1993 Hard Target Carmine  $10,106,500 $31,636,358 $31,636,358  
10/16/1992 Candyman Bernadette 'Bernie' Walsh  $5,404,320 $25,554,348 $25,554,348  
3/29/1991 The Five Heartbeats Cookie  $1,630,689 $7,377,189 $7,377,189  
2/14/1991 The Silence of the Lambs Ardelia Mapp  $13,766,814 $130,726,716 $275,726,716 $20,000,000
6/2/1989 Vampire's Kiss Jackie    $725,131 $725,131  
2/12/1988 School Daze Perry  $1,802,656 $14,545,844 $14,545,844 $6,000,000
Movies: 9Totals: $220,012,832$365,012,832 
  Averages:$4,116,999$24,445,870$40,556,981$2,888,889
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
11/27/2013 Black Nativity Screenwriter, Director $3,669,530 $7,018,188 $7,285,135 $17,500,000
7/13/2007 Talk to Me Director $402,000 $4,526,759 $4,755,905  
3/2/2001 The Caveman's Valentine Director $112,041 $687,081 $892,506 $13,500,000
11/7/1997 Eve's Bayou Screenwriter, Director $3,287,846 $14,843,425 $14,843,425 $5,000,000