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Top Domestic Leading Stars for Super Hero Movies


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This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative domestic box office of all the Super Hero 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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Robert Downey, Jr.
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 30 films.
Top films contributed to this record: The Avengers ($623,279,547 in 2012), Avengers: Infinity War ($598,521,956 in 2018), Avengers: Age of Ultron ($459,005,868 in 2015), Iron Man 3 ($408,992,272 in 2013), Captain America: Civil War ($408,084,349 in 2016), Spider-Man: Homecoming ($334,201,140 in 2017), Iron Man ($318,604,126 in 2008), Iron Man 2 ($312,433,331 in 2010)

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Scarlett Johansson
Best known as a Lead Ensemble Member Actress based on credits in that role in 13 films.
Top films contributed to this record: The Avengers ($623,279,547 in 2012), Avengers: Infinity War ($598,521,956 in 2018), Avengers: Age of Ultron ($459,005,868 in 2015), Captain America: Civil War ($408,084,349 in 2016), Iron Man 2 ($312,433,331 in 2010), Captain America: The Winter Soldier ($259,746,958 in 2014)

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Chris Evans
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 12 films.
Top films contributed to this record: The Avengers ($623,279,547 in 2012), Avengers: Infinity War ($598,521,956 in 2018), Avengers: Age of Ultron ($459,005,868 in 2015), Captain America: Civil War ($408,084,349 in 2016), Captain America: The Winter Soldier ($259,746,958 in 2014), Captain America: The First Avenger ($176,654,505 in 2011), Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer ($131,921,738 in 2007)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Robert Downey, Jr. $3,463,122,589 8 $432,890,324
2 Scarlett Johansson $2,661,072,009 6 $443,512,002
3 Chris Evans $2,657,214,921 7 $379,602,132
4 Chris Hemsworth $2,383,258,424 6 $397,209,737
5 Mark Ruffalo $1,995,865,660 4 $498,966,415
6 Don Cheadle $1,728,031,908 4 $432,007,977
7 Chadwick Boseman $1,704,509,767 3 $568,169,922
8 Jeremy Renner $1,490,369,764 3 $496,789,921
9 Elizabeth Olsen $1,465,612,173 3 $488,537,391
10 Sebastian Stan $1,443,007,768 4 $360,751,942
11 Samuel L. Jackson $1,437,031,516 4 $359,257,879
12 Hugh Jackman $1,379,250,484 7 $197,035,783
13 Tom Hiddleston $1,325,730,600 4 $331,432,650
14 Vin Diesel $1,321,507,169 3 $440,502,390
15 Chris Pratt $1,321,507,169 3 $440,502,390
16 Bradley Cooper $1,321,507,169 3 $440,502,390
17 Dave Bautista $1,321,507,169 3 $440,502,390
18 Zoe Saldana $1,321,507,169 3 $440,502,390
19 Danai Gurira $1,296,425,418 2 $648,212,709
20 Letitia Wright $1,296,425,418 2 $648,212,709
21 Christian Bale $1,186,828,231 3 $395,609,410
22 Tobey Maguire $1,113,761,163 3 $371,253,721
23 Gwyneth Paltrow $1,040,029,729 3 $346,676,576
24 Paul Bettany $1,006,606,305 2 $503,303,153
25 Karen Gillan $988,335,057 2 $494,167,529
26 Gal Gadot $971,947,897 3 $323,982,632
27 Tom Holland $932,723,096 2 $466,361,548
28 Henry Cavill $850,430,007 3 $283,476,669
29 Patrick Stewart $840,533,407 4 $210,133,352
30 Ian McKellen $840,533,407 4 $210,133,352
31 Benedict Wong $831,163,876 2 $415,581,938
32 Benedict Cumberbatch $831,163,876 2 $415,581,938
33 Michael B. Jordan $754,021,010 2 $377,010,505
34 Josh Brolin $736,036,258 2 $368,018,129
35 Idris Elba $702,451,053 3 $234,150,351
36 Anthony Hopkins $702,451,053 3 $234,150,351
37 Daniel Kaluuya $697,903,462 1 $697,903,462
38 Andy Serkis $697,903,462 1 $697,903,462
39 Lupita Nyong'o $697,903,462 1 $697,903,462
40 Angela Bassett $697,903,462 1 $697,903,462
41 Forest Whitaker $697,903,462 1 $697,903,462
42 Martin Freeman $697,903,462 1 $697,903,462
43 Ben Affleck $661,928,007 3 $220,642,669
44 Ryan Reynolds $617,186,183 3 $205,728,728
45 Pom Klementieff $598,521,956 1 $598,521,956
46 Will Smith $553,046,328 3 $184,348,776
47 Michael Fassbender $535,772,328 3 $178,590,776
48 Jennifer Lawrence $535,772,328 3 $178,590,776
49 James McAvoy $535,772,328 3 $178,590,776
50 Heath Ledger $533,345,358 1 $533,345,358
51 Michael Keaton $497,034,775 2 $248,517,388
52 Andrew Garfield $464,884,596 2 $232,442,298
53 Aaron Taylor-Johnson $459,005,868 1 $459,005,868
54 James Spader $459,005,868 1 $459,005,868
55 Chris Pine $412,563,408 1 $412,563,408
56 Ben Kingsley $408,992,272 1 $408,992,272
57 Guy Pearce $408,992,272 1 $408,992,272
58 Anthony Mackie $408,084,349 1 $408,084,349
59 Michael Rooker $389,813,101 1 $389,813,101
60 Natalie Portman $387,392,764 2 $193,696,382
61 Tommy Lee Jones $360,685,617 2 $180,342,809
62 Jon Favreau $334,201,140 1 $334,201,140
63 Marisa Tomei $334,201,140 1 $334,201,140
64 Zendaya $334,201,140 1 $334,201,140
65 Amy Adams $330,360,194 1 $330,360,194
66 Scott Eastwood $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
67 Jai Courtney $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
68 Jay Hernandez $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
69 Karen Fukuhara $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
70 Joel Kinnaman $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
71 Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
72 Margot Robbie $325,100,054 2 $162,550,027
73 Adam Beach $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
74 Viola Davis $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
75 Ike Barinholtz $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
76 Jared Leto $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
77 Cara Delevingne $325,100,054 1 $325,100,054
78 Jeff Bridges $318,604,126 1 $318,604,126
79 Terrence Howard $318,604,126 1 $318,604,126
80 Cate Blanchett $315,058,289 1 $315,058,289
81 Jeff Goldblum $315,058,289 1 $315,058,289
82 Tessa Thompson $315,058,289 1 $315,058,289
83 Karl Urban $315,058,289 1 $315,058,289
84 Mickey Rourke $312,433,331 1 $312,433,331
85 Jim Carrey $303,951,241 2 $151,975,621
86 Michael Shannon $291,045,518 1 $291,045,518
87 Ioan Gruffudd $286,617,818 2 $143,308,909
88 Jessica Alba $286,617,818 2 $143,308,909
89 Robert Redford $259,746,958 1 $259,746,958
90 Christopher Reeve $242,403,724 2 $121,201,862
91 Rachel McAdams $232,641,920 1 $232,641,920
92 Chiwetel Ejiofor $232,641,920 1 $232,641,920
93 Mads Mikkelsen $232,641,920 1 $232,641,920
94 Tilda Swinton $232,641,920 1 $232,641,920
95 Ezra Miller $229,024,295 2 $114,512,148
96 Jason Momoa $229,024,295 2 $114,512,148
97 Ray Fisher $229,024,295 2 $114,512,148
98 Dafne Keen $226,277,068 1 $226,277,068
99 Scott Adsit $222,527,828 1 $222,527,828
100 Ryan Potter $222,527,828 1 $222,527,828

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

Robert Downey, Jr.: Georges Biard [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Scarlett Johansson: Foto: ¬© JCS / , via Wikimedia Commons

Chris Evans: Gage Skidmore [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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