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Top Grossing Casting Director at the Domestic Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Casting Directors based on the domestic box office of the movies they worked on.

Since we are still actively researching technical roles, we consider this chart to be in beta mode. The table includes data for movies in The Numbers database. While we make every effort to collect all available data, there are inevitably omissions and errors. Please help us by sending corrections to corrections@the-numbers.com.

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Sarah Halley Finn
Best known as a Casting Director based on credits in that role in 51 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Black Panther ($699,694,468 in 2018), Avengers: Infinity War ($667,675,449 in 2018), The Avengers ($623,279,547 in 2012), 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), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 ($389,813,101 in 2017), The Jungle Book ($364,001,123 in 2016), Spider-Man: Homecoming ($334,201,140 in 2017), Guardians of the Galaxy ($333,172,112 in 2014)

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Jane Jenkins
Best known as a Casting Director based on credits in that role in 120 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Jurassic Park ($395,708,305 in 1993), Transformers ($319,246,193 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($317,575,550 in 2001), How the Grinch Stole Christmas ($260,044,825 in 2000), The Lost World: Jurassic Park ($229,086,679 in 1997), Mrs. Doubtfire ($219,195,051 in 1993), Ghost ($217,631,306 in 1990), The Da Vinci Code ($217,536,138 in 2006), The Perfect Storm ($182,618,434 in 2000), Apollo 13 ($173,772,767 in 1995)

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Janet Hirshenson
Best known as a Casting Director based on credits in that role in 115 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Jurassic Park ($395,708,305 in 1993), Transformers ($319,246,193 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($317,575,550 in 2001), How the Grinch Stole Christmas ($260,044,825 in 2000), The Lost World: Jurassic Park ($229,086,679 in 1997), Mrs. Doubtfire ($219,195,051 in 1993), Ghost ($217,631,306 in 1990), The Da Vinci Code ($217,536,138 in 2006), The Perfect Storm ($182,618,434 in 2000), Apollo 13 ($173,772,767 in 1995)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Sarah Halley Finn $8,866,382,093 51 $173,850,629
2 Jane Jenkins $6,810,868,761 120 $56,757,240
3 Janet Hirshenson $6,763,285,873 115 $58,811,182
4 Francine Maisler $5,150,816,019 77 $66,893,715
5 Debra Zane $4,969,111,904 39 $127,413,126
6 John Papsidera $4,640,649,089 52 $89,243,252
7 Leslee Feldman $4,463,609,290 29 $153,917,562
8 Kevin Reher $4,099,412,922 15 $273,294,195
9 Denise Chamian $3,924,021,701 46 $85,304,820
10 Mary Vernieu $3,917,061,930 96 $40,802,728
11 Ronna Kress $3,874,680,501 50 $77,493,610
12 Natalie Lyon $3,457,442,460 13 $265,957,112
13 Deborah Aquila $3,441,510,547 67 $51,365,829
14 Jeanne McCarthy $3,321,124,463 57 $58,265,341
15 Mary Hidalgo $3,042,125,104 19 $160,111,848
16 Roger Mussenden $2,924,098,970 26 $112,465,345
17 Tricia Wood $2,891,901,017 61 $47,408,213
18 Nina Gold $2,843,114,039 47 $60,491,788
19 Allison Jones $2,740,949,848 35 $78,312,853
20 Mali Finn $2,553,474,177 24 $106,394,757
21 Ellen Lewis $2,551,777,216 34 $75,052,271
22 Avy Kaufman $2,527,612,851 77 $32,826,141
23 Randi Hiller $2,513,084,882 28 $89,753,032
24 John Hubbard $2,448,063,917 31 $78,969,804
25 David Rubin $2,422,761,228 31 $78,153,588
26 Juel Bestrop $2,419,161,984 28 $86,398,642
27 Amanda Mackey $2,344,958,522 51 $45,979,579
28 Lucinda Syson $2,253,294,148 28 $80,474,791
29 April Webster $2,216,103,110 10 $221,610,311
30 Fiona Weir $2,202,474,022 22 $100,112,456
31 Kerry Barden $2,089,505,888 74 $28,236,566
32 Cathy Sandrich $2,043,509,978 46 $44,424,130
33 Mindy Marin $1,928,318,326 29 $66,493,735
34 Victoria Thomas $1,923,977,061 33 $58,302,335
35 Margery Simkin $1,885,232,682 22 $85,692,395
36 Ellen Chenoweth $1,840,462,886 31 $59,369,771
37 Billy Hopkins $1,800,515,141 34 $52,956,328
38 Alyssa Weisberg $1,787,649,815 10 $178,764,982
39 Priscilla John $1,701,360,935 14 $121,525,781
40 Lisa Beach $1,699,204,068 22 $77,236,549
41 Victoria Burrows $1,658,752,814 17 $97,573,695
42 Lora Kennedy $1,641,648,317 14 $117,260,594
43 Christi Soper $1,602,390,156 11 $145,671,832
44 Christian Kaplan $1,582,782,796 13 $121,752,523
45 Lucy Bevan $1,533,288,735 23 $66,664,728
46 Mike Fenton $1,527,964,753 27 $56,591,287
47 Kathleen Chopin $1,517,137,773 18 $84,285,432
48 Sarah Katzman $1,486,747,914 17 $87,455,760
49 Anne McCarthy $1,484,802,678 32 $46,400,084
50 Coreen Mayrs $1,476,341,665 23 $64,188,768
51 Kristy Carlson $1,447,071,455 7 $206,724,494
52 Joseph Middleton $1,439,961,726 17 $84,703,631
53 Kate Dowd $1,439,788,551 19 $75,778,345
54 Lindsay Graham $1,439,059,933 29 $49,622,756
55 Douglas Aibel $1,397,697,271 40 $34,942,432
56 Jamie Sparer Roberts $1,354,768,698 5 $270,953,740
57 Nicole Abellera $1,345,016,444 22 $61,137,111
58 Kathy Driscoll-Mohler $1,325,608,167 15 $88,373,878
59 Heike Brandstatter $1,324,373,584 20 $66,218,679
60 Sheila Jaffe $1,316,957,220 25 $52,678,289
61 Ruth Lambert $1,315,014,439 10 $131,501,444
62 Dianne Crittenden $1,246,680,268 11 $113,334,570
63 Justine Baddeley $1,244,695,862 17 $73,217,404
64 Jina Jay $1,233,621,499 35 $35,246,329
65 Paul Schnee $1,198,066,455 61 $19,640,434
66 Susie Figgis $1,149,081,943 17 $67,593,055
67 Bonnie Timmermann $1,129,464,102 17 $66,439,065
68 Kim Davis-Wagner $1,118,074,312 19 $58,846,016
69 Scot Boland $1,094,376,322 12 $91,198,027
70 Mary Selway $1,082,920,077 10 $108,292,008
71 Terri Taylor $1,047,949,994 24 $43,664,583
72 Debbie McWilliams $1,021,529,303 11 $92,866,300
73 Marci Liroff $1,003,388,700 14 $71,670,621
74 Matthew Jon Beck $977,976,788 5 $195,595,358
75 Juliet Taylor $949,631,182 19 $49,980,589
76 Richard Hicks $932,934,151 18 $51,829,675
77 Suzanne Smith $917,440,805 23 $39,888,731
78 Ilene Starger $879,250,586 9 $97,694,510
79 Ann Robinson $863,445,231 6 $143,907,539
80 Liz Mullane $860,735,670 6 $143,455,945
81 Marcia Ross $859,369,302 14 $61,383,522
82 Robin D. Cook $857,614,385 14 $61,258,170
83 Irene Lamb $837,153,234 9 $93,017,026
84 Amy Hubbard $823,636,794 9 $91,515,199
85 Christine King $812,529,973 10 $81,252,997
86 Nancy Nayor $810,580,418 29 $27,951,049
87 Dan Hubbard $786,899,943 14 $56,207,139
88 Robin Gurland $785,227,914 3 $261,742,638
89 Louis DiGiaimo $780,964,049 12 $65,080,337
90 Nancy Foy $775,722,388 11 $70,520,217
91 Rich Delia $774,692,297 19 $40,773,279
92 Ros Hubbard $770,478,923 21 $36,689,473
93 Rick Montgomery $770,010,087 12 $64,167,507
94 Jane Feinberg $760,328,466 12 $63,360,706
95 Joanna Colbert $750,449,635 15 $50,029,976
96 Nancy Klopper $730,199,388 10 $73,019,939
97 Laray Mayfield $723,729,474 10 $72,372,947
98 Venus Kanani $717,063,083 24 $29,877,628
99 Carmen Cuba $712,771,809 15 $47,518,121
100 Junie Lowry-Johnson $695,287,798 6 $115,881,300

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.

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