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Nia Long

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $1,120,517,135 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,194)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Jordan (The Best Man Holiday), Sherry (Big Momma's House), Suzanne Kingston (Are We There Yet?), Sherry (Big Momma's House 2), Suzanne Persons (Are We Done Yet?)
Most productive collaborators: Sandra Bullock, Mennan Yapo, Ice Cube, Tyler Perry, Julian McMahon

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As an ActorSupporting6$226,487,356$163,552,398$390,039,754
Lead Ensemble Member3$103,485,049$14,120,189$117,605,238

2014 Preview: March

March 1st, 2014

Divergent poster

2014 continued its strong run in February with The Lego Movie beating even the high end expectations and will become the first film released in 2014 to reach $200 million. March doesn't look as strong, as no film is on track to hit $200 million, but there are five films that have a chance at $100 million. Granted, not all of them will get there; in fact, there's a chance only one of them will get there. Divergent is the film I think has the best shot at the century club, but it could be joined by Mr. Peabody and Sherman, for instance, which is earning surprisingly strong reviews. Noah is a big-budget Bible epic and the studio has to be hoping for at least $100 million, but the buzz is quite negative and there have been reports of troubles behind-the-scenes. Last March was led by Oz The Great and Powerful, which pulled in more than $200 million domestically. I don't think any film opening this March will match that figure. In addition, The Croods and G.I. Joe: Retaliation also hit the $100 million milestone, while Olympus Has Fallen came very close. Granted, there were also some big bombs last March, like The Host, but even so, I think 2014 will lose ground in the year-over-year comparison. More...

2013 Preview: November

November 1st, 2013

October ended on a winning note, but it was the only time the entire month that 2013 topped 2012 in the year-over-year comparison. This is quite shocking, as Gravity crushed expectations with more than $200 million and counting. Even with that surprise monster hit, the month still couldn't keep pace with last year. Compared to October, November looks a lot better with three films that could be monster hits: Frozen, Thor: The Dark World, and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. On the other hand, those are the only three movies with a 50/50 chance or better to top $100 million compared, while there were seven films that reached that milestone last November. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire should make more than last year's number one film, Skyfall, but the depth last year could prove too much to deal with. 2013 might dip below last year's pace sometime during the month, but hopefully it won't stay there too long. More...

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
4/29/2016 Keanu Hannah  $20,591,853 $18,124 $20,609,977
3/14/2014 Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club May  $15,995,891 $0 $15,995,891
11/15/2013 The Best Man Holiday Jordan  $70,525,195 $2,310,515 $72,835,710
2/11/2011 MOOZ-lum Safiyah Mahdi   $362,239 $10,000 $372,239
10/9/2009 Good Hair   $4,157,223 $0 $4,157,223
4/4/2007 Are We Done Yet? Suzanne Persons  $49,662,533 $8,725,535 $58,388,068
3/16/2007 Premonition Annie  $47,852,604 $33,608,739 $81,461,343
1/27/2006 Big Momma's House 2 Sherry  $70,165,972 $66,881,404 $137,047,376
1/21/2005 Are We There Yet? Suzanne Kingston  $82,674,398 $15,440,073 $98,114,471
11/5/2004 Alfie Lonette  $13,395,939 $21,800,000 $35,195,939
5/28/2004 How to Get the Man's Foot Outta Your Ass Sandra  $365,248 $0 $365,248
9/29/2000 The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Co… Leslie  $1,744,858 $277,584 $2,022,442
6/2/2000 Big Momma's House Sherry  $117,559,438 $56,000,000 $173,559,438
5/12/2000 Held Up Rae  $4,714,090 $0 $4,714,090
2/18/2000 Boiler Room Abbie Halpert  $16,963,963 $11,809,674 $28,773,637
10/22/1999 The Best Man Jordan  $34,102,780 $470,000 $34,572,780
9/10/1999 Stigmata Donna Chadway  $50,041,732 $39,400,000 $89,441,732
8/25/1999 In Too Deep Myra  $14,026,509 $1,444,720 $15,471,229
6/19/1998 Hav Plenty Tru  $2,301,777 $0 $2,301,777
9/26/1997 Soul Food Bird  $43,492,389 $0 $43,492,389
3/14/1997 Love Jones Nina Mosley  $12,554,569 $0 $12,554,569
4/26/1995 Friday Debbie  $27,467,564 $469,214 $27,936,778
5/28/1993 Made In America Zora Mathews  $44,942,695 $60,000,000 $104,942,695
7/12/1991 Boyz n the Hood Brandi  $56,190,094 $0 $56,190,094
Movies: 24Totals:$801,851,553$318,665,582$1,120,517,135