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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 38 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 20 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Despicable Me 2 ($368,065,385 in 2013), Minions ($336,045,770 in 2015), Despicable Me 3 ($264,624,300 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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Cameron Diaz
Best known as a Leading Actress based on credits in that role in 24 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 $1,442,222,929 6 $240,370,488
3 Cameron Diaz $1,270,337,989 4 $317,584,497
4 Mike Myers $1,270,337,989 4 $317,584,497
5 Tim Allen $1,221,212,625 7 $174,458,946
6 Tom Hanks $1,039,146,879 5 $207,829,376
7 Samuel L. Jackson $885,986,693 3 $295,328,898
8 Ellen DeGeneres $866,824,931 2 $433,412,466
9 Ben Stiller $841,025,151 4 $210,256,288
10 Craig T. Nelson $802,958,563 2 $401,479,282
11 Sarah Vowell $802,958,563 2 $401,479,282
12 Holly Hunter $802,958,563 2 $401,479,282
13 Albert Brooks $748,913,700 2 $374,456,850
14 Will Arnett $724,508,688 6 $120,751,448
15 Denis Leary $687,498,562 5 $137,499,712
16 Justin Long $681,043,229 5 $136,208,646
17 Owen Wilson $677,830,240 5 $135,566,048
18 Jesse McCartney $655,935,962 4 $163,983,991
19 Matthew Gray Gubler $655,935,962 4 $163,983,991
20 Kristen Wiig $632,689,685 2 $316,344,843
21 Ray Romano $632,354,739 4 $158,088,685
22 John Leguizamo $632,354,739 5 $126,470,948
23 Antonio Banderas $612,449,984 4 $153,112,496
24 Bill Hader $611,269,332 4 $152,817,333
25 Robin Williams $591,711,904 4 $147,927,976
26 Chris Rock $590,161,883 3 $196,720,628
27 David Schwimmer $590,161,883 3 $196,720,628
28 Jada Pinkett Smith $590,161,883 3 $196,720,628
29 Alan Tudyk $590,150,686 2 $295,075,343
30 Will Ferrell $579,599,089 3 $193,199,696
31 Andy Samberg $569,364,958 5 $113,872,992
32 Billy Crystal $557,911,754 3 $185,970,585
33 John Goodman $557,911,754 2 $278,955,877
34 Mindy Kaling $545,874,388 2 $272,937,194
35 Huck Milner $541,517,471 1 $541,517,471
36 Jack Black $524,212,273 5 $104,842,455
37 Josh Gad $508,247,375 4 $127,061,844
38 Nathan Lane $483,679,874 2 $241,839,937
39 Tom McGrath $479,917,273 3 $159,972,424
40 Matthew Broderick $472,662,428 2 $236,331,214
41 Reese Witherspoon $468,680,571 2 $234,340,286
42 John C. Reilly $459,741,722 3 $153,247,241
43 Queen Latifah $455,967,334 3 $151,989,111
44 Jim Carrey $446,896,394 4 $111,724,099
45 Kevin Hart $442,305,330 3 $147,435,110
46 Dan Whitney $435,533,857 2 $217,766,929
47 Henry Thomas $435,110,554 1 $435,110,554
48 Amy Poehler $422,355,970 3 $140,785,323
49 Ernie Sabella $421,785,283 1 $421,785,283
50 Jeremy Irons $421,785,283 1 $421,785,283
51 Jonathan Taylor Thomas $421,785,283 1 $421,785,283
52 Rowan Atkinson $421,785,283 1 $421,785,283
53 Robert Guillaume $421,785,283 1 $421,785,283
54 Selena Gomez $403,059,115 4 $100,764,779
55 Santino Fontana $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
56 Jonathan Groff $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
57 Idina Menzel $400,738,009 2 $200,369,005
58 Kristen Bell $400,738,009 2 $200,369,005
59 Adam Sandler $400,499,315 4 $100,124,829
60 Sacha Baron Cohen $396,566,362 2 $198,283,181
61 Cedric the Entertainer $396,566,362 2 $198,283,181
62 Andy Richter $396,566,362 2 $198,283,181
63 Steve Buscemi $396,420,715 5 $79,284,143
64 Barry Humphries $380,529,370 2 $190,264,685
65 David Spade $376,892,113 3 $125,630,704
66 Kevin James $376,892,113 3 $125,630,704
67 Johnny Depp $373,179,554 4 $93,294,889
68 Jenny Slate $368,384,330 2 $184,192,165
69 Eric Stonestreet $368,384,330 2 $184,192,165
70 Bobby Moynihan $368,384,330 2 $184,192,165
71 Ellie Kemper $368,384,330 2 $184,192,165
72 Hannibal Buress $368,384,330 2 $184,192,165
73 Louis C.K. $368,384,330 1 $368,384,330
74 Lake Bell $368,384,330 2 $184,192,165
75 Dana Carvey $368,384,330 2 $184,192,165
76 Lewis Black $365,882,257 2 $182,941,129
77 Michael J. Fox $363,567,539 7 $51,938,220
78 Phyllis Smith $356,461,711 1 $356,461,711
79 James Corden $355,030,670 3 $118,343,557
80 Keegan-Michael Key $342,106,338 4 $85,526,585
81 Ginnifer Goodwin $341,268,248 1 $341,268,248
82 Jason Bateman $341,268,248 1 $341,268,248
83 Sandra Bullock $336,045,770 1 $336,045,770
84 Jon Hamm $336,045,770 1 $336,045,770
85 Nicolas Cage $334,747,730 3 $111,582,577
86 Benjamin Bratt $329,519,582 2 $164,759,791
87 Jason Lee $303,213,961 2 $151,606,981
88 Morgan Freeman $299,809,251 3 $99,936,417
89 Alec Baldwin $278,415,791 2 $139,207,896
90 Jack McBrayer $278,018,712 3 $92,672,904
91 Anne Hathaway $275,158,244 4 $68,789,561
92 Jesse Eisenberg $275,158,244 2 $137,579,122
93 Scarlett Johansson $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
94 Taron Egerton $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
95 Matthew McConaughey $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
96 Tori Kelly $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
97 Seth MacFarlane $270,329,045 1 $270,329,045
98 Ryan Reynolds $270,196,555 3 $90,065,518
99 Emma Thompson $266,479,824 2 $133,239,912
100 Trey Parker $264,624,300 1 $264,624,300

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

Cameron Diaz: Caroline Renouard [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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