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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 ($209,837,675 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 ($209,837,675 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 $875,214,158 5 $175,042,832
2 Vin Diesel $748,094,100 4 $187,023,525
3 Jordana Brewster $538,256,425 3 $179,418,808
4 Tom Hanks $528,408,424 4 $132,102,106
5 Dwayne Johnson $448,517,525 2 $224,258,763
6 Michelle Rodriguez $383,192,160 2 $191,596,080
7 Sienna Miller $350,126,372 1 $350,126,372
8 Bradley Cooper $350,126,372 1 $350,126,372
9 Russell Crowe $333,472,572 4 $83,368,143
10 Taraji P. Henson $325,962,896 3 $108,654,299
11 George Clooney $301,913,194 3 $100,637,731
12 Anna Kendrick $289,938,711 4 $72,484,678
13 Leonardo DiCaprio $285,612,456 5 $57,122,491
14 Matt Damon $259,961,692 5 $51,992,338
15 Sandra Bullock $255,959,475 1 $255,959,475
16 Ester Dean $248,786,508 3 $82,928,836
17 Brittany Snow $248,786,508 3 $82,928,836
18 Rebel Wilson $248,786,508 3 $82,928,836
19 Alexis Knapp $248,786,508 3 $82,928,836
20 Anna Camp $248,786,508 3 $82,928,836
21 Julia Roberts $247,535,973 3 $82,511,991
22 Elizabeth Banks $224,937,618 2 $112,468,809
23 John Goodman $214,057,123 2 $107,028,562
24 Diane Lane $182,618,434 1 $182,618,434
25 William Fichtner $182,618,434 1 $182,618,434
26 Kirsten Dunst $169,387,004 1 $169,387,004
27 Octavia Spencer $169,387,004 1 $169,387,004
28 Jim Parsons $169,387,004 1 $169,387,004
29 Janelle Monae $169,387,004 1 $169,387,004
30 Kevin Costner $169,387,004 1 $169,387,004
31 Meagan Good $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
32 Terrence J $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
33 Regina Hall $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
34 Romany Malco $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
35 Michael Ealy $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
36 Kevin Hart $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
37 Gabrielle Union $156,575,892 2 $78,287,946
38 Jerry Ferrara $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 Brad Pitt $145,865,362 2 $72,932,681
42 Ben Affleck $136,025,503 1 $136,025,503
43 Alan Arkin $136,025,503 1 $136,025,503
44 Denzel Washington $130,164,645 1 $130,164,645
45 Tyrese Gibson $127,120,058 1 $127,120,058
46 Mark Wahlberg $125,095,601 2 $62,547,801
47 Ryan Gosling $116,260,773 2 $58,130,387
48 Jack O'Connell $115,637,895 1 $115,637,895
49 Owen Wilson $107,505,006 2 $53,752,503
50 Izabela Vidovic $100,300,868 1 $100,300,868
51 Jacob Tremblay $100,300,868 1 $100,300,868
52 Mandy Patinkin $100,300,868 1 $100,300,868
53 Daveed Diggs $100,300,868 1 $100,300,868
54 Keira Knightley $91,125,143 1 $91,125,143
55 Meg Ryan $91,002,340 2 $45,501,170
56 Scarlett Johansson $81,633,227 2 $40,816,614
57 Bill Murray $78,031,620 1 $78,031,620
58 Jean Dujardin $78,031,620 1 $78,031,620
59 Hugh Bonneville $78,031,620 1 $78,031,620
60 Bob Balaban $78,031,620 1 $78,031,620
61 Maggie Elizabeth Jones $75,624,550 1 $75,624,550
62 Nick Nolte $75,500,297 2 $37,750,149
63 Christian Bale $70,259,870 1 $70,259,870
64 Steve Carell $70,259,870 1 $70,259,870
65 Philip Seymour Hoffman $66,661,095 1 $66,661,095
66 Wendi McLendon-Covey $65,028,687 1 $65,028,687
67 Gary Owen $65,028,687 1 $65,028,687
68 La La Anthony $65,028,687 1 $65,028,687
69 Skylar Astin $65,001,093 1 $65,001,093
70 Lucas Black $62,615,510 1 $62,615,510
71 Bow Wow $62,615,510 1 $62,615,510
72 Kevin Bacon $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
73 Dakota Johnson $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
74 Johnny Depp $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
75 Corey Stoll $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
76 Joel Edgerton $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
77 Peter Sarsgaard $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
78 Jesse Plemons $62,575,678 1 $62,575,678
79 Kylie Rogers $61,705,123 1 $61,705,123
80 Eugenio Derbez $61,705,123 1 $61,705,123
81 Jennifer Garner $61,705,123 1 $61,705,123
82 Judi Dench $59,839,904 2 $29,919,952
83 Chiwetel Ejiofor $56,671,993 1 $56,671,993
84 Dev Patel $55,606,653 2 $27,803,327
85 John Krasinski $52,853,219 1 $52,853,219
86 James Badge Dale $52,853,219 1 $52,853,219
87 Max Martini $52,853,219 1 $52,853,219
88 Miles Teller $52,513,913 2 $26,256,957
89 Rooney Mara $51,728,731 1 $51,728,731
90 Jonah Hill $47,754,218 3 $15,918,073
91 Nicole Kidman $47,062,623 3 $15,687,541
92 Giovanni Ribisi $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
93 Emma Stone $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
94 Anthony Mackie $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
95 Sean Penn $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
96 Robert Patrick $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
97 Josh Brolin $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
98 Michael Peña $46,000,903 1 $46,000,903
99 AnnaSophia Robb $43,853,424 1 $43,853,424
100 Brooklyn Decker $41,152,203 1 $41,152,203

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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