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Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies


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

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative international box office of all the Adventure 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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Rupert Grint
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 9 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II ($960,500,000 in 2011), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I ($664,300,000 in 2010), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($657,179,821 in 2001), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($650,939,197 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ($633,124,489 in 2009), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($616,991,754 in 2002), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($606,898,042 in 2005), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004), Postman Pat: The Movie ($8,660,022 in 2014)

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Daniel Radcliffe
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 15 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II ($960,500,000 in 2011), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I ($664,300,000 in 2010), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($657,179,821 in 2001), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($650,939,197 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ($633,124,489 in 2009), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($616,991,754 in 2002), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($606,898,042 in 2005), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004)

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Emma Watson
Best known as a Leading Actress based on credits in that role in 11 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II ($960,500,000 in 2011), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I ($664,300,000 in 2010), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($657,179,821 in 2001), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($650,939,197 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ($633,124,489 in 2009), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($616,991,754 in 2002), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($606,898,042 in 2005), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Rupert Grint $5,345,742,922 9 $593,971,436
2 Daniel Radcliffe $5,337,082,900 8 $667,135,363
3 Emma Watson $5,337,082,900 8 $667,135,363
4 Johnny Depp $4,477,330,823 12 $373,110,902
5 Steve Carell $2,865,657,162 7 $409,379,595
6 Orlando Bloom $2,680,955,255 6 $446,825,876
7 Geoffrey Rush $2,512,742,879 5 $502,548,576
8 Ralph Fiennes $2,497,339,197 4 $624,334,799
9 Denis Leary $2,404,247,674 6 $400,707,946
10 Ray Romano $2,387,647,674 5 $477,529,535
11 John Leguizamo $2,387,647,674 6 $397,941,279
12 Ben Stiller $2,239,670,209 7 $319,952,887
13 Martin Freeman $2,167,727,102 4 $541,931,776
14 Eddie Murphy $2,053,987,732 9 $228,220,859
15 Viggo Mortensen $1,950,234,809 4 $487,558,702
16 Harrison Ford $1,940,746,386 8 $242,593,298
17 Ian McKellen $1,927,374,332 3 $642,458,111
18 Natalie Portman $1,805,487,551 5 $361,097,510
19 Liam Neeson $1,792,660,955 6 $298,776,826
20 Keira Knightley $1,778,442,879 4 $444,610,720
21 Mike Myers $1,754,858,546 5 $350,971,709
22 Cameron Diaz $1,722,058,546 4 $430,514,637
23 Alan Tudyk $1,699,406,979 3 $566,468,993
24 Ewan McGregor $1,632,247,175 5 $326,449,435
25 Jack Black $1,480,393,743 6 $246,732,291
26 Elijah Wood $1,461,577,001 7 $208,796,714
27 Queen Latifah $1,459,475,442 3 $486,491,814
28 Kristen Wiig $1,418,409,062 3 $472,803,021
29 Owen Wilson $1,413,524,051 8 $176,690,506
30 Tobey Maguire $1,397,916,112 3 $465,972,037
31 Alan Rickman $1,348,479,821 2 $674,239,911
32 David Schwimmer $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
33 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
34 Chris Rock $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
35 Antonio Banderas $1,300,097,478 6 $216,682,913
36 Robin Williams $1,288,119,008 7 $184,017,001
37 Josh Gad $1,284,195,848 3 $428,065,283
38 Scarlett Johansson $1,272,581,753 3 $424,193,918
39 Simon Pegg $1,258,790,897 6 $209,798,483
40 Sacha Baron Cohen $1,256,618,960 4 $314,154,740
41 Tom McGrath $1,234,335,683 3 $411,445,228
42 Tom Hanks $1,217,057,086 4 $304,264,272
43 Idris Elba $1,215,690,348 3 $405,230,116
44 Tim Allen $1,214,100,007 8 $151,762,501
45 Dwayne Johnson $1,202,652,217 6 $200,442,036
46 Tilda Swinton $1,187,528,615 3 $395,842,872
47 Andy Serkis $1,180,290,943 4 $295,072,736
48 Samuel L. Jackson $1,159,639,023 5 $231,927,805
49 Nicolas Cage $1,131,528,684 8 $141,441,086
50 Will Smith $1,130,221,328 4 $282,555,332
51 John Boyega $1,122,000,000 1 $1,122,000,000
52 Adam Driver $1,122,000,000 1 $1,122,000,000
53 Daisy Ridley $1,122,000,000 1 $1,122,000,000
54 Ellen DeGeneres $1,092,221,815 2 $546,110,908
55 Mads Mikkelsen $1,083,211,164 3 $361,070,388
56 Ben Kingsley $1,076,238,315 5 $215,247,663
57 Albert Brooks $1,063,468,429 2 $531,734,215
58 Zoe Saldana $1,058,550,897 6 $176,425,150
59 Brendan Fraser $1,026,983,630 7 $146,711,947
60 Georgie Henley $1,018,348,413 3 $339,449,471
61 Skandar Keynes $1,018,348,413 3 $339,449,471
62 Bill Hader $1,001,999,028 5 $200,399,806
63 Penélope Cruz $977,981,071 2 $488,990,536
64 Robbie Coltrane $974,504,171 2 $487,252,086
65 Benedict Cumberbatch $967,802,923 3 $322,600,974
66 Hayden Christensen $957,477,069 4 $239,369,267
67 Colin Farrell $951,977,526 6 $158,662,921
68 Cedric the Entertainer $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
69 Andy Richter $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
70 Rowan Atkinson $922,584,115 3 $307,528,038
71 Wanda Sykes $906,821,201 2 $453,410,601
72 Anne Hathaway $905,607,856 4 $226,401,964
73 Bill Murray $905,185,483 5 $181,037,097
74 Michael J. Fox $904,687,921 9 $100,520,880
75 Angelina Jolie Pitt $895,725,368 6 $149,287,561
76 Kristen Bell $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
77 Jonathan Groff $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
78 Idina Menzel $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
79 Santino Fontana $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
80 Matthew McConaughey $873,218,699 3 $291,072,900
81 Jay Baruchel $869,708,435 4 $217,427,109
82 John Goodman $869,081,180 4 $217,270,295
83 Tommy Lee Jones $850,712,631 3 $283,570,877
84 Carrie Fisher $833,000,000 3 $277,666,667
85 Mark Hamill $833,000,000 3 $277,666,667
86 Tom Hiddleston $831,325,291 3 $277,108,430
87 Jon Hamm $831,199,596 1 $831,199,596
88 Sandra Bullock $831,199,596 1 $831,199,596
89 Adam Sandler $807,989,727 4 $201,997,432
90 Ian McShane $804,600,000 1 $804,600,000
91 Mindy Kaling $804,344,714 2 $402,172,357
92 Patrick Gallagher $796,370,481 3 $265,456,827
93 Mizuo Peck $796,370,481 3 $265,456,827
94 Billy Crystal $788,999,381 3 $262,999,794
95 Andy Samberg $787,266,137 4 $196,816,534
96 Craig Ferguson $778,360,457 4 $194,590,114
97 Kevin James $772,750,391 5 $154,550,078
98 Justin Long $772,612,323 5 $154,522,465
99 Will Arnett $770,102,541 6 $128,350,424
100 Trey Parker $767,573,576 1 $767,573,576

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

Rupert Grint: By John Griffiths from London, United Kingdom (Ron Weasley) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Daniel Radcliffe: DavidDjJohnson at English Wikipedia [GFDL or CC BY 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Emma Watson: Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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