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Ian McDiarmid

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 11 films, with $3,388,966,700 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #392)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Supreme Chancellor Palpatine (Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith), Senator Palpatine (Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace), Supreme Chancellor Palpatine (Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones), Emperor Palpatine (Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi), Doc Lancaster (Sleepy Hollow)
Most productive collaborators: George Lucas, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Rick McCallum, John Williams

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$1,478,797,073$1,630,747,175$3,109,544,248
(Unclassified)6$173,422,452$106,000,000$279,422,452
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/22/2006 Elizabeth I William Cecil, Lord Burghley  $0 $0 $0
5/19/2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith Supreme Chancellor Palpatine  $380,270,577 $468,728,300 $848,998,877
5/16/2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones Supreme Chancellor Palpatine  $310,676,740 $346,018,875 $656,695,615
11/19/1999 Sleepy Hollow Doc Lancaster  $101,068,340 $106,000,000 $207,068,340
5/19/1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace Senator Palpatine  $474,544,677 $552,500,000 $1,027,044,677
12/29/1995 Restoration Ambrose  $4,100,000 $0 $4,100,000
12/14/1988 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Arthur  $42,039,000 $0 $42,039,000
12/16/1983 Gorky Park Professor Andreev  $15,900,000 $0 $15,900,000
5/25/1983 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi Emperor Palpatine  $309,205,079 $263,500,000 $572,705,079
6/26/1981 Dragonslayer Brother Jacobus  $6,000,000 $0 $6,000,000
10/31/1980 The Awakening Dr. Richter  $8,415,112 $0 $8,415,112
Movies: 11Totals:$1,652,219,525$1,736,747,175$3,388,966,700
  Averages:$150,201,775$157,886,107$308,087,882