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Top Domestic Leading Stars for Musical Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Adventure Stars - Domestic Leading Action Stars - Domestic Leading Comedy Stars - Domestic Leading Drama Stars - Domestic Leading Thriller/Suspense Stars - Domestic Leading Horror Stars - Domestic Leading Romantic Comedy Stars - International Leading Musical Stars - Worldwide Leading Musical Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative domestic box office of all the Musical 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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Josh Gad
Best known as a Lead Ensemble Member Actor based on credits in that role in 7 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Beauty and the Beast ($504,014,165 in 2017), Frozen ($400,738,009 in 2013)

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Ewan McGregor
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 26 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Beauty and the Beast ($504,014,165 in 2017), Moulin Rouge ($57,386,369 in 2001)

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Emma Thompson
Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 46 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Beauty and the Beast ($504,014,165 in 2017)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Josh Gad $904,752,174 2 $452,376,087
2 Ewan McGregor $561,400,534 2 $280,700,267
3 Emma Thompson $504,014,165 1 $504,014,165
4 Ian McKellen $504,014,165 1 $504,014,165
5 Dan Stevens $504,014,165 1 $504,014,165
6 Audra McDonald $504,014,165 2 $252,007,083
7 Luke Evans $504,014,165 1 $504,014,165
8 Stanley Tucci $504,014,165 1 $504,014,165
9 Kevin Kline $504,014,165 1 $504,014,165
10 Gugu Mbatha-Raw $504,014,165 1 $504,014,165
11 Emma Watson $504,014,165 1 $504,014,165
12 Kristen Bell $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
13 Santino Fontana $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
14 Jonathan Groff $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
15 Alan Tudyk $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
16 Idina Menzel $400,738,009 1 $400,738,009
17 Paige O'Hara $376,057,266 1 $376,057,266
18 Robby Benson $376,057,266 1 $376,057,266
19 John Travolta $364,527,093 3 $121,509,031
20 Hugh Jackman $322,905,922 2 $161,452,961
21 Amanda Seyfried $292,939,833 3 $97,646,611
22 Julie Andrews $288,038,900 3 $96,012,967
23 Meryl Streep $272,132,435 3 $90,710,812
24 Dwayne Johnson $248,757,044 1 $248,757,044
25 Auli'i Cravalho $248,757,044 1 $248,757,044
26 Gael Garcia Bernal $209,726,015 1 $209,726,015
27 Benjamin Bratt $209,726,015 1 $209,726,015
28 Anthony Gonzalez $209,726,015 1 $209,726,015
29 Catherine Zeta-Jones $209,206,131 2 $104,603,066
30 Helena Bonham Carter $201,707,843 2 $100,853,922
31 Mandy Moore $200,821,936 1 $200,821,936
32 Zachary Levi $200,821,936 1 $200,821,936
33 Jamie Foxx $189,277,218 2 $94,638,609
34 Adriana Caselotti $184,925,486 1 $184,925,486
35 Olivia Newton-John $181,813,770 1 $181,813,770
36 Zendaya $174,096,152 1 $174,096,152
37 Zac Efron $174,096,152 1 $174,096,152
38 Rebecca Ferguson $174,096,152 1 $174,096,152
39 Michelle Williams $174,096,152 1 $174,096,152
40 Richard Gere $170,687,518 1 $170,687,518
41 Renée Zellweger $170,687,518 1 $170,687,518
42 Emma Stone $151,101,803 1 $151,101,803
43 Ryan Gosling $151,101,803 1 $151,101,803
44 Russell Crowe $148,809,770 1 $148,809,770
45 Anne Hathaway $148,809,770 1 $148,809,770
46 Sacha Baron Cohen $148,809,770 1 $148,809,770
47 Stellan Skarsgård $144,130,063 2 $72,065,032
48 Christine Baranski $144,130,063 2 $72,065,032
49 Pierce Brosnan $144,130,063 2 $72,065,032
50 Julie Walters $144,130,063 2 $72,065,032
51 Colin Firth $144,130,063 2 $72,065,032
52 Dominic Cooper $144,130,063 1 $144,130,063
53 Bruce Reitherman $141,843,000 1 $141,843,000
54 Phil Harris $141,843,000 1 $141,843,000
55 Beyonce Knowles $103,365,956 1 $103,365,956
56 Dick Van Dyke $102,300,000 2 $51,150,000
57 Karen Dotrice $102,300,000 1 $102,300,000
58 Matthew Garber $102,300,000 1 $102,300,000
59 Quvenzhané Wallis $85,911,262 1 $85,911,262
60 Ilene Woods $85,000,000 1 $85,000,000
61 Nicole Kidman $77,063,334 2 $38,531,667
62 Meg Ryan $58,403,409 1 $58,403,409
63 John Belushi $57,229,890 1 $57,229,890
64 Dan Aykroyd $57,229,890 1 $57,229,890
65 Johnny Depp $52,898,073 1 $52,898,073
66 Kenny Wormald $51,802,742 1 $51,802,742
67 Gerard Butler $51,225,796 1 $51,225,796
68 Emmy Rossum $51,225,796 1 $51,225,796
69 Madonna $50,047,179 1 $50,047,179
70 Mary J. Blige $45,536,801 2 $22,768,401
71 Steve Martin $44,947,385 2 $22,473,693
72 Julianne Hough $38,518,613 1 $38,518,613
73 Diego Boneta $38,518,613 1 $38,518,613
74 Tom Cruise $38,518,613 2 $19,259,307
75 Russell Brand $38,518,613 1 $38,518,613
76 Malin Akerman $38,518,613 1 $38,518,613
77 Paul Giamatti $38,518,613 1 $38,518,613
78 Alec Baldwin $38,518,613 1 $38,518,613
79 Judy Garland $37,511,566 2 $18,755,783
80 Christopher McDonald $36,100,000 1 $36,100,000
81 Clint Eastwood $31,678,778 1 $31,678,778
82 Jeremy Jordan $31,079,412 3 $10,359,804
83 Keke Palmer $30,932,113 1 $30,932,113
84 Queen Latifah $30,932,113 1 $30,932,113
85 Dolly Parton $30,932,113 1 $30,932,113
86 Evan Rachel Wood $24,343,673 1 $24,343,673
87 Jim Sturgess $24,343,673 1 $24,343,673
88 Adam Sandler $23,607,202 1 $23,607,202
89 Penélope Cruz $19,676,965 1 $19,676,965
90 Kate Hudson $19,676,965 1 $19,676,965
91 Marion Cotillard $19,676,965 1 $19,676,965
92 Stacy Ferguson $19,676,965 1 $19,676,965
93 Judi Dench $19,676,965 1 $19,676,965
94 Daniel Day-Lewis $19,676,965 1 $19,676,965
95 George Murphy $19,500,000 1 $19,500,000
96 Ronald Reagan $19,500,000 1 $19,500,000
97 Joan Leslie $19,500,000 1 $19,500,000
98 David Tomlinson $17,871,174 1 $17,871,174
99 Angela Lansbury $17,871,174 1 $17,871,174
100 Michelle Pfeiffer $14,297,083 1 $14,297,083

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

Josh Gad: By Voice Chasers [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Ewan McGregor: Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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