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 #6,749)
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)

  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