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Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Kids Fiction Stars - International Leading Contemporary Fiction Stars - International Leading Science Fiction Stars - International Leading Fantasy Stars - International Leading Historical Fiction Stars - International Leading Super Hero Stars - International Leading Dramatization Stars - International Leading Factual Stars - Worldwide Leading Kids Fiction Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative international box office of all the Kids Fiction 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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Steve Carell
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 19 films, with $5,302,683,460 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #16)
Top films contributed to this record: Minions ($831,199,596 in 2015), Despicable Me 3 ($769,918,346 in 2017), Despicable Me 2 ($607,151,450 in 2013), Despicable Me ($291,981,048 in 2010), Over the Hedge ($188,377,907 in 2006), Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day ($34,425,138 in 2014)

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Eddie Murphy
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 37 films, with $6,595,365,632 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #7)
Top films contributed to this record: Shrek Forever After ($517,507,886 in 2010), Shrek 2 ($495,781,885 in 2004), Shrek the Third ($484,610,992 in 2007), Shrek ($224,157,783 in 2001), Doctor Dolittle ($150,000,000 in 1998), The Nutty Professor ($145,000,000 in 1996), The Haunted Mansion ($79,932,634 in 2003), Dr. Dolittle 2 ($63,151,000 in 2001)

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Cameron Diaz
Best known as a Leading Actress based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $5,561,577,830 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #12)
Top films contributed to this record: Shrek Forever After ($517,507,886 in 2010), Shrek 2 ($495,781,885 in 2004), Shrek the Third ($484,610,992 in 2007), Shrek ($224,157,783 in 2001)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Steve Carell $2,723,053,485 6 $453,842,248
2 Eddie Murphy $2,160,142,180 8 $270,017,773
3 Cameron Diaz $1,722,058,546 4 $430,514,637
4 Mike Myers $1,722,058,546 4 $430,514,637
5 Denis Leary $1,685,804,380 5 $337,160,876
6 John Leguizamo $1,669,204,380 5 $333,840,876
7 Ray Romano $1,669,204,380 4 $417,301,095
8 Ben Stiller $1,641,582,867 4 $410,395,717
9 Queen Latifah $1,459,475,442 3 $486,491,814
10 Kristen Wiig $1,377,069,796 2 $688,534,898
11 David Schwimmer $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
12 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
13 Chris Rock $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
14 Jack Black $1,291,150,188 5 $258,230,038
15 Tom McGrath $1,234,335,683 3 $411,445,228
16 Tom Hanks $1,217,057,086 4 $304,264,272
17 Tim Allen $1,194,483,147 6 $199,080,525
18 Alan Tudyk $1,180,595,815 2 $590,297,908
19 Josh Gad $1,118,817,133 3 $372,939,044
20 Ellen DeGeneres $1,092,221,815 2 $546,110,908
21 Albert Brooks $1,074,295,458 2 $537,147,729
22 Antonio Banderas $1,064,326,223 4 $266,081,556
23 Cedric the Entertainer $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
24 Andy Richter $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
25 Sacha Baron Cohen $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
26 Owen Wilson $927,860,506 5 $185,572,101
27 Santino Fontana $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
28 Jonathan Groff $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
29 Idina Menzel $873,496,971 2 $436,748,486
30 Kristen Bell $873,496,971 2 $436,748,486
31 Sandra Bullock $831,199,596 1 $831,199,596
32 Jon Hamm $831,199,596 1 $831,199,596
33 Mindy Kaling $808,357,793 2 $404,178,897
34 Andy Samberg $787,266,137 5 $157,453,227
35 Bill Hader $781,024,765 4 $195,256,191
36 Justin Long $772,612,323 5 $154,522,465
37 Trey Parker $769,918,346 1 $769,918,346
38 Jesse McCartney $748,761,237 4 $187,190,309
39 Matthew Gray Gubler $748,761,237 4 $187,190,309
40 Billy Crystal $745,434,294 3 $248,478,098
41 John Goodman $745,434,294 2 $372,717,147
42 Benjamin Bratt $744,993,266 2 $372,496,633
43 Robin Williams $727,283,139 4 $181,820,785
44 Anne Hathaway $705,207,856 4 $176,301,964
45 Jesse Eisenberg $705,207,856 2 $352,603,928
46 Conrad Vernon $703,805,894 2 $351,902,947
47 Chris Miller $703,805,894 2 $351,902,947
48 Jonathan Winters $698,664,904 2 $349,332,452
49 Katy Perry $698,664,904 2 $349,332,452
50 Jason Bateman $678,620,166 1 $678,620,166
51 Ginnifer Goodwin $678,620,166 1 $678,620,166
52 John C. Reilly $671,932,616 2 $335,966,308
53 Samuel L. Jackson $608,654,108 3 $202,884,703
54 Will Arnett $606,322,851 6 $101,053,809
55 Matthew Broderick $604,238,249 2 $302,119,125
56 Anthony Gonzalez $590,394,184 1 $590,394,184
57 Gael Garcia Bernal $590,394,184 1 $590,394,184
58 Ryan Reynolds $589,768,448 3 $196,589,483
59 Dan Whitney $586,272,772 2 $293,136,386
60 Nicolas Cage $580,749,434 3 $193,583,145
61 Amy Poehler $569,104,873 3 $189,701,624
62 Kevin Hart $567,735,482 2 $283,867,741
63 Jeremy Irons $564,633,077 1 $564,633,077
64 Jonathan Taylor Thomas $564,633,077 2 $282,316,539
65 Nathan Lane $564,633,077 2 $282,316,539
66 Rowan Atkinson $564,633,077 1 $564,633,077
67 Robert Guillaume $564,633,077 1 $564,633,077
68 Ernie Sabella $564,633,077 1 $564,633,077
69 Steve Buscemi $563,627,020 4 $140,906,755
70 Barry Humphries $560,240,264 2 $280,120,132
71 James Corden $550,604,304 3 $183,534,768
72 Reese Witherspoon $548,169,626 2 $274,084,813
73 Alec Baldwin $540,503,057 2 $270,251,529
74 Selena Gomez $532,546,671 3 $177,515,557
75 Adam Sandler $531,244,052 4 $132,811,013
76 David Spade $531,244,052 2 $265,622,026
77 Kevin James $531,244,052 2 $265,622,026
78 Frances McDormand $530,529,789 1 $530,529,789
79 Jack McBrayer $528,794,237 3 $176,264,746
80 Jenny Slate $518,395,458 1 $518,395,458
81 Eric Stonestreet $518,395,458 1 $518,395,458
82 Bobby Moynihan $518,395,458 1 $518,395,458
83 Ellie Kemper $518,395,458 1 $518,395,458
84 Hannibal Buress $518,395,458 1 $518,395,458
85 Louis C.K. $518,395,458 1 $518,395,458
86 Lake Bell $518,395,458 1 $518,395,458
87 Dana Carvey $518,395,458 1 $518,395,458
88 Lewis Black $513,137,176 2 $256,568,588
89 Phyllis Smith $501,258,949 1 $501,258,949
90 Tracy Morgan $426,172,706 3 $142,057,569
91 Johnny Depp $426,145,013 3 $142,048,338
92 Keegan-Michael Key $423,638,051 3 $141,212,684
93 Will Ferrell $420,253,917 3 $140,084,639
94 Lou Romano $420,104,041 1 $420,104,041
95 Patton Oswalt $420,104,041 1 $420,104,041
96 Janeane Garofalo $420,104,041 1 $420,104,041
97 Ian Holm $420,104,041 1 $420,104,041
98 Christopher Knights $419,505,894 1 $419,505,894
99 Zachary Levi $406,819,064 2 $203,409,532
100 Salma Hayek $405,939,515 2 $202,969,758

The International Market is defined as all territories excluding 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

Steve Carell: By Eva RinaldiUploaded by MyCanon (Steve Carell) [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Eddie Murphy: By David Shankbone (flickr) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Cameron Diaz: Caroline Renouard [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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