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Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Factual Book/Article Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Original Screenplay Stars - Domestic Leading Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Stars - Domestic Leading Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Stars - Domestic Leading Remake Stars - Domestic Leading Based on TV Stars - Domestic Leading Based on Real Life Events Stars - Domestic Leading Based on Play Stars - International Leading Based on Factual Book/Article Stars - Worldwide Leading Based on Factual Book/Article Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative domestic box office of all the Based on Factual Book/Article 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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Paul Walker photo
Paul Walker
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 12 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Fast and Furious 6 ($238,679,850 in 2013), Fast Five ($210,031,325 in 2011), Fast & Furious ($155,064,265 in 2009), The Fast and the Furious ($144,512,310 in 2001), 2 Fast 2 Furious ($127,120,058 in 2003)

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Vin Diesel
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 12 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Fast and Furious 6 ($238,679,850 in 2013), Fast Five ($210,031,325 in 2011), Fast & Furious ($155,064,265 in 2009), The Fast and the Furious ($144,512,310 in 2001)

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Jordana Brewster
Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 5 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Fast and Furious 6 ($238,679,850 in 2013), Fast & Furious ($155,064,265 in 2009), The Fast and the Furious ($144,512,310 in 2001)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Paul Walker $875,407,808 5 $175,081,562
2 Vin Diesel $748,287,750 4 $187,071,938
3 Jordana Brewster $538,256,425 3 $179,418,808
4 Tom Hanks $528,408,424 4 $132,102,106
5 Dwayne Johnson $448,711,175 2 $224,355,588
6 Anna Kendrick $395,091,071 4 $98,772,768
7 Michelle Rodriguez $383,192,160 2 $191,596,080
8 Rebel Wilson $353,938,868 3 $117,979,623
9 Alexis Knapp $353,938,868 3 $117,979,623
10 Anna Camp $353,938,868 3 $117,979,623
11 Ester Dean $353,938,868 3 $117,979,623
12 Brittany Snow $353,938,868 3 $117,979,623
13 Sienna Miller $350,126,372 1 $350,126,372
14 Bradley Cooper $350,126,372 1 $350,126,372
15 Russell Crowe $333,472,572 4 $83,368,143
16 Taraji P. Henson $326,183,179 3 $108,727,726
17 George Clooney $301,913,194 3 $100,637,731
18 Leonardo DiCaprio $285,612,456 5 $57,122,491
19 Julia Roberts $278,696,999 3 $92,899,000
20 Matt Damon $259,961,692 5 $51,992,338
21 Sandra Bullock $255,959,475 1 $255,959,475
22 Elizabeth Banks $225,448,433 2 $112,724,217
23 John Goodman $214,057,123 2 $107,028,562
24 William Fichtner $182,618,434 1 $182,618,434
25 Diane Lane $182,618,434 1 $182,618,434
26 Jim Parsons $169,607,287 1 $169,607,287
27 Kevin Costner $169,607,287 1 $169,607,287
28 Kirsten Dunst $169,607,287 1 $169,607,287
29 Octavia Spencer $169,607,287 1 $169,607,287
30 Janelle Monae $169,607,287 1 $169,607,287
31 Romany Malco $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
32 Michael Ealy $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
33 Kevin Hart $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
34 Gabrielle Union $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
35 Jerry Ferrara $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
36 Meagan Good $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
37 Terrence J $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
38 Regina Hall $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
39 Benedict Cumberbatch $153,700,821 2 $76,850,411
40 Bryan Cranston $151,462,311 2 $75,731,156
41 Mark Wahlberg $149,980,820 2 $74,990,410
42 Brad Pitt $145,865,362 2 $72,932,681
43 Owen Wilson $138,666,032 2 $69,333,016
44 Alan Arkin $136,025,503 1 $136,025,503
45 Ben Affleck $136,025,503 1 $136,025,503
46 Izabela Vidovic $131,461,894 1 $131,461,894
47 Jacob Tremblay $131,461,894 1 $131,461,894
48 Mandy Patinkin $131,461,894 1 $131,461,894
49 Daveed Diggs $131,461,894 1 $131,461,894
50 Denzel Washington $130,164,645 1 $130,164,645
51 Tyrese Gibson $127,120,058 1 $127,120,058
52 Ryan Gosling $116,260,773 2 $58,130,387
53 Jack O'Connell $115,637,895 1 $115,637,895
54 Hailee Steinfeld $104,641,545 1 $104,641,545
55 Hana Mae Lee $104,641,545 1 $104,641,545
56 Chrissie Fit $104,641,545 1 $104,641,545
57 Keira Knightley $91,125,143 1 $91,125,143
58 Meg Ryan $91,002,340 2 $45,501,170
59 Scarlett Johansson $81,633,227 2 $40,816,614
60 Bob Balaban $78,031,620 1 $78,031,620
61 Bill Murray $78,031,620 1 $78,031,620
62 Jean Dujardin $78,031,620 1 $78,031,620
63 Hugh Bonneville $78,031,620 1 $78,031,620
64 Maggie Elizabeth Jones $75,624,550 1 $75,624,550
65 Nick Nolte $75,500,297 2 $37,750,149
66 Christian Bale $70,259,870 1 $70,259,870
67 Steve Carell $70,259,870 1 $70,259,870
68 Philip Seymour Hoffman $66,661,095 1 $66,661,095
69 Gary Owen $65,028,687 1 $65,028,687
70 La La Anthony $65,028,687 1 $65,028,687
71 Wendi McLendon-Covey $65,028,687 1 $65,028,687
72 Skylar Astin $65,001,093 1 $65,001,093
73 Lucas Black $62,615,510 1 $62,615,510
74 Bow Wow $62,615,510 1 $62,615,510
75 Kevin Bacon $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
76 Dakota Johnson $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
77 Johnny Depp $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
78 Corey Stoll $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
79 Joel Edgerton $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
80 Peter Sarsgaard $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
81 Jesse Plemons $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
82 Jennifer Garner $61,705,123 1 $61,705,123
83 Kylie Rogers $61,705,123 1 $61,705,123
84 Eugenio Derbez $61,705,123 1 $61,705,123
85 Judi Dench $59,955,049 2 $29,977,525
86 Chiwetel Ejiofor $56,671,993 1 $56,671,993
87 Dev Patel $55,617,417 2 $27,808,709
88 James Badge Dale $52,853,219 1 $52,853,219
89 Max Martini $52,853,219 1 $52,853,219
90 John Krasinski $52,853,219 1 $52,853,219
91 Miles Teller $52,513,913 2 $26,256,957
92 Rooney Mara $51,739,495 1 $51,739,495
93 Jonah Hill $47,754,218 3 $15,918,073
94 Nicole Kidman $47,062,623 3 $15,687,541
95 Robert Patrick $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
96 Josh Brolin $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
97 Michael Peña $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
98 Giovanni Ribisi $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
99 Emma Stone $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
100 Anthony Mackie $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903

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

Paul Walker: By m anima from San Jose, USA (Cropped from this image.) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Vin Diesel: Andre Luis [GFDL or CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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