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Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Contemporary Fiction Stars - Domestic Leading Science Fiction Stars - Domestic Leading Fantasy Stars - Domestic Leading Historical Fiction Stars - Domestic Leading Super Hero Stars - Domestic Leading Dramatization Stars - Domestic Leading Factual Stars - International Leading Kids Fiction Stars - Worldwide Leading Kids Fiction Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative domestic box office of all the Kids Fiction movies a star has had a leading role in over their lifetime.

Roles in animated movies and other voice-only roles are included in the calculations in this chart.

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Eddie Murphy
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 37 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Shrek 2 ($441,226,247 in 2004), Shrek the Third ($322,719,944 in 2007), Shrek ($267,655,011 in 2001), Shrek Forever After ($238,736,787 in 2010), Doctor Dolittle ($144,156,605 in 1998), The Nutty Professor ($128,814,019 in 1996), Dr. Dolittle 2 ($112,950,721 in 2001), The Haunted Mansion ($75,817,994 in 2003)

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Steve Carell
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Despicable Me 2 ($368,065,385 in 2013), Minions ($336,045,770 in 2015), Despicable Me 3 ($264,597,530 in 2017), Despicable Me ($251,513,985 in 2010), Over the Hedge ($155,019,340 in 2006), Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day ($66,954,149 in 2014)

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Mike Myers
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 12 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Shrek 2 ($441,226,247 in 2004), Shrek the Third ($322,719,944 in 2007), Shrek ($267,655,011 in 2001), Shrek Forever After ($238,736,787 in 2010)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Eddie Murphy $1,732,077,328 8 $216,509,666
2 Steve Carell $1,442,196,159 6 $240,366,027
3 Mike Myers $1,270,337,989 4 $317,584,497
4 Cameron Diaz $1,270,337,989 4 $317,584,497
5 Tim Allen $1,221,212,625 6 $203,535,438
6 Tom Hanks $1,159,603,201 4 $289,900,800
7 Ellen DeGeneres $866,824,931 2 $433,412,466
8 Ben Stiller $840,861,221 4 $210,215,305
9 Albert Brooks $748,913,700 2 $374,456,850
10 Will Arnett $724,508,688 5 $144,901,738
11 Denis Leary $687,498,562 5 $137,499,712
12 Justin Long $681,043,229 5 $136,208,646
13 Owen Wilson $677,830,240 5 $135,566,048
14 Matthew Gray Gubler $655,935,962 4 $163,983,991
15 Jesse McCartney $655,935,962 4 $163,983,991
16 Kristen Wiig $632,662,915 2 $316,331,458
17 Ray Romano $632,354,739 4 $158,088,685
18 John Leguizamo $632,354,739 5 $126,470,948
19 Antonio Banderas $612,449,984 4 $153,112,496
20 Bill Hader $611,269,332 4 $152,817,333
21 Robin Williams $591,711,904 4 $147,927,976
22 Alan Tudyk $590,150,686 2 $295,075,343
23 Jada Pinkett Smith $589,997,953 3 $196,665,984
24 Chris Rock $589,997,953 3 $196,665,984
25 David Schwimmer $589,997,953 3 $196,665,984
26 Will Ferrell $579,599,089 3 $193,199,696
27 Billy Crystal $557,911,754 2 $278,955,877
28 John Goodman $557,911,754 2 $278,955,877
29 Mindy Kaling $545,874,388 2 $272,937,194
30 Jack Black $524,212,273 4 $131,053,068
31 Andy Samberg $510,486,003 4 $127,621,501
32 Josh Gad $508,247,375 2 $254,123,688
33 Nathan Lane $484,674,731 2 $242,337,366
34 Tom McGrath $479,753,343 3 $159,917,781
35 Matthew Broderick $473,657,285 2 $236,828,643
36 Reese Witherspoon $468,680,571 2 $234,340,286
37 John C. Reilly $459,741,722 2 $229,870,861
38 Queen Latifah $455,967,334 3 $151,989,111
39 Jim Carrey $446,896,394 3 $148,965,465
40 Kevin Hart $442,305,330 2 $221,152,665
41 Jonathan Taylor Thomas $438,463,019 2 $219,231,510
42 Dan Whitney $435,533,857 2 $217,766,929
43 Henry Thomas $435,110,554 1 $435,110,554
44 Rowan Atkinson $422,780,140 1 $422,780,140
45 Robert Guillaume $422,780,140 1 $422,780,140
46 Ernie Sabella $422,780,140 1 $422,780,140
47 Jeremy Irons $422,780,140 1 $422,780,140
48 Amy Poehler $422,355,970 3 $140,785,323
49 Jonathan Groff $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
50 Idina Menzel $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
51 Kristen Bell $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
52 Santino Fontana $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
53 Sacha Baron Cohen $396,402,432 2 $198,201,216
54 Cedric the Entertainer $396,402,432 2 $198,201,216
55 Andy Richter $396,402,432 2 $198,201,216
56 Barry Humphries $380,529,370 2 $190,264,685
57 Dana Carvey $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
58 Jenny Slate $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
59 Eric Stonestreet $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
60 Bobby Moynihan $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
61 Ellie Kemper $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
62 Hannibal Buress $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
63 Louis C.K. $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
64 Lake Bell $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
65 Lewis Black $365,882,257 2 $182,941,129
66 Michael J. Fox $363,567,539 6 $60,594,590
67 Phyllis Smith $356,461,711 1 $356,461,711
68 Samuel L. Jackson $344,469,222 3 $114,823,074
69 Selena Gomez $344,180,160 3 $114,726,720
70 Adam Sandler $341,620,360 3 $113,873,453
71 Jason Bateman $341,268,248 1 $341,268,248
72 Ginnifer Goodwin $341,268,248 1 $341,268,248
73 Steve Buscemi $337,541,760 4 $84,385,440
74 Jon Hamm $336,045,770 1 $336,045,770
75 Sandra Bullock $336,045,770 1 $336,045,770
76 Nicolas Cage $334,747,730 3 $111,582,577
77 Johnny Depp $329,716,657 2 $164,858,329
78 Kevin James $318,013,158 2 $159,006,579
79 David Spade $318,013,158 2 $159,006,579
80 Jason Lee $303,213,961 2 $151,606,981
81 Morgan Freeman $299,809,251 2 $149,904,626
82 Alec Baldwin $278,415,791 2 $139,207,896
83 Jack McBrayer $278,009,632 3 $92,669,877
84 Keegan-Michael Key $277,754,608 3 $92,584,869
85 Jesse Eisenberg $275,158,244 2 $137,579,122
86 Anne Hathaway $275,158,244 3 $91,719,415
87 Benjamin Bratt $270,604,463 2 $135,302,232
88 Taron Egerton $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
89 Matthew McConaughey $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
90 Tori Kelly $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
91 Seth MacFarlane $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
92 Scarlett Johansson $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
93 Ryan Reynolds $270,196,555 2 $135,098,278
94 Emma Thompson $266,479,824 2 $133,239,912
95 Trey Parker $264,597,530 1 $264,597,530
96 Craig Ferguson $264,007,216 3 $88,002,405
97 Conrad Vernon $263,361,861 2 $131,680,931
98 Elijah Wood $262,006,783 2 $131,003,392
99 Russell Brand $261,792,369 2 $130,896,185
100 Holly Hunter $261,441,092 2 $130,720,546

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Image attributions

Eddie Murphy: By David Shankbone (flickr) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Steve Carell: By Eva RinaldiUploaded by MyCanon (Steve Carell) [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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