John Lithgow

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 38 films, with $3,274,866,761 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #325)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Donald (Interstellar), Charles Rodman (Rise of the Planet of the Apes), Lord Farquaad (Shrek), Glenn Motch (The Campaign), Jerry Harris (Dreamgirls)
Most productive collaborators: James Franco, Karma Tentrin, Freida Pinto, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)23$582,848,319$32,369,687$615,218,006
Supporting14$1,254,089,998$1,403,296,676$2,657,386,674
Leading1$2,262,081$0$2,262,081
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
11/14/2014 The Homesman Reverend Alfred Dowd  $45,433 $1,640,949 $1,640,949 $16,000,000
11/5/2014 Interstellar Donald  $47,510,360 $167,932,412 $622,932,412 $165,000,000
8/22/2014 Love is Strange Ben  $117,276 $2,262,081 $2,262,081  
12/21/2012 This is 40 Oliver  $11,579,175 $67,544,505 $90,221,182 $35,000,000
8/10/2012 The Campaign Glenn Motch  $26,588,460 $86,907,746 $99,792,028  
8/5/2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Charles Rodman  $54,806,191 $176,760,185 $482,860,185 $93,000,000
1/8/2010 Leap Year Jack  $9,202,815 $25,918,920 $32,618,920 $19,000,000
2/13/2009 Confessions of a Shopaholic Edgar West  $15,066,360 $44,277,350 $108,027,701  
12/15/2006 Dreamgirls Jerry Harris  $378,950 $103,365,956 $154,965,956 $75,000,000
11/12/2004 Kinsey Alfred Seguine Kinsey  $169,038 $10,214,647 $13,000,959 $11,000,000
1/11/2002 Orange County Bud Brumder  $15,053,226 $41,059,716 $43,308,707 $18,000,000
5/18/2001 Shrek Lord Farquaad  $42,347,760 $267,655,011 $491,812,794 $50,000,000
11/17/2000 Rugrats in Paris Jean-Claude  $22,718,184 $76,501,438 $103,284,813 $30,000,000
12/25/1998 A Civil Action Judge Skinner  $70,079 $56,709,981 $56,709,981 $60,000,000
4/17/1998 Homegrown Malcolm/Robert Stockman  $77,910 $215,553 $215,553  
10/28/1994 Silent Fall Dr. Harlinger  $1,531,244 $3,180,000 $3,180,000  
9/16/1994 Princess Caraboo Professor Wilkinson  $1,005,287 $2,984,777 $2,984,777  
9/9/1994 A Good Man in Africa Arthur Fanshawe    $2,308,390 $2,308,390  
12/17/1993 The Pelican Brief Smith Keen  $16,864,404 $100,768,056 $187,995,859 $45,000,000
5/28/1993 Cliffhanger Eric Qualen  $20,458,022 $84,049,211 $255,000,000 $65,000,000
8/7/1992 Raising Cain Carter/Cain/Doctor Nix/Josh/Margo  $6,203,835 $21,171,695 $21,171,695 $11,000,000
12/6/1991 At Play in the Fields of the Lord Leslie Huben    $1,342,903 $1,342,903  
10/4/1991 Ricochet Earl Talbott Blake  $4,831,181 $21,756,163 $21,756,163  
2/8/1991 L.A. Story Harry Zell (scenes deleted)  $6,616,915 $28,854,480 $28,854,480  
10/12/1990 Memphis Belle Col. Bruce Derringer  $5,026,846 $27,385,582 $27,385,582  
6/5/1987 Harry and the Hendersons George Henderson  $4,154,740 $29,760,613 $32,560,613  
6/13/1986 The Manhattan Project Dr. John Mathewson  $1,503,545 $3,900,000 $3,900,000  
11/29/1985 Santa Claus B.Z.  $5,647,160 $23,717,291 $23,717,291  
12/7/1984 2010 Walter Curnow  $7,393,361 $41,000,000 $41,000,000  
8/10/1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension Doctor Emilio Lizardo  $620,279 $6,300,000 $6,300,000  
2/17/1984 Footloose Reverend Shaw Moore  $8,556,935 $80,000,000 $80,000,000 $8,200,000
11/23/1983 Terms of Endearment Sam Burns  $3,498,813 $108,423,489 $108,423,489  
6/24/1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie John Valentine (Segment #4)  $6,614,366 $29,500,000 $29,500,000 $10,000,000
7/23/1982 The World According to Garp Roberta Muldoon  $2,902,088 $30,207,324 $30,207,324  
7/24/1981 Blow Out Burke  $3,000,000 $13,747,234 $13,747,234 $18,000,000
12/20/1979 All That Jazz Lucas Sergeant  $86,229 $37,823,676 $37,823,676  
8/17/1979 Rich Kids Paul Philips  $53,064 $53,064 $53,064  
1/1/1978 The Big Fix Sam Sebastian/Oscar Procari Jr.    $12,000,000 $12,000,000  
Movies: 38Totals: $1,839,200,398$3,274,866,761 
  Averages:$9,271,040$48,400,010$86,180,704$19,189,474