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Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Adventure Stars - International Leading Action Stars - International Leading Comedy 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 17 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 $4,516,417,584 14 $322,601,256
5 Steve Carell $2,867,989,442 7 $409,712,777
6 Orlando Bloom $2,680,955,255 6 $446,825,876
7 Geoffrey Rush $2,508,078,287 5 $501,615,657
8 Ralph Fiennes $2,497,339,197 4 $624,334,799
9 Denis Leary $2,404,229,309 6 $400,704,885
10 John Leguizamo $2,388,983,463 6 $398,163,911
11 Ray Romano $2,387,629,309 5 $477,525,862
12 Ben Stiller $2,239,408,571 7 $319,915,510
13 Martin Freeman $2,167,727,102 4 $541,931,776
14 Eddie Murphy $2,053,987,732 9 $228,220,859
15 Jack Black $2,038,038,978 6 $339,673,163
16 Viggo Mortensen $1,950,234,809 4 $487,558,702
17 Harrison Ford $1,940,746,386 8 $242,593,298
18 Ian McKellen $1,927,374,332 3 $642,458,111
19 John Boyega $1,819,910,658 3 $606,636,886
20 Adam Driver $1,819,910,658 3 $606,636,886
21 Daisy Ridley $1,819,910,658 3 $606,636,886
22 Liam Neeson $1,792,660,955 6 $298,776,826
23 Keira Knightley $1,778,442,879 5 $355,688,576
24 Mike Myers $1,754,858,546 5 $350,971,709
25 Cameron Diaz $1,722,058,546 4 $430,514,637
26 Simon Pegg $1,700,375,806 7 $242,910,829
27 Ewan McGregor $1,632,247,175 7 $233,178,168
28 Mark Hamill $1,530,910,658 5 $306,182,132
29 Carrie Fisher $1,530,910,658 4 $382,727,665
30 Samuel L. Jackson $1,480,174,387 5 $296,034,877
31 Elijah Wood $1,461,577,001 7 $208,796,714
32 Queen Latifah $1,459,457,077 3 $486,485,692
33 Owen Wilson $1,418,779,305 8 $177,347,413
34 Tobey Maguire $1,397,916,112 3 $465,972,037
35 Kristen Wiig $1,377,057,306 2 $688,528,653
36 Natalie Portman $1,367,247,175 4 $341,811,794
37 Alan Rickman $1,348,479,821 2 $674,239,911
38 David Schwimmer $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
39 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
40 Chris Rock $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
41 Antonio Banderas $1,300,097,478 6 $216,682,913
42 Robin Williams $1,288,119,008 7 $184,017,001
43 Sacha Baron Cohen $1,256,110,666 4 $314,027,667
44 Tom McGrath $1,234,335,683 3 $411,445,228
45 Tom Hanks $1,217,057,086 6 $202,842,848
46 Tim Allen $1,214,100,007 9 $134,900,001
47 Andy Serkis $1,180,290,943 4 $295,072,736
48 Dwayne Johnson $1,136,484,533 4 $284,121,133
49 Nicolas Cage $1,131,528,684 8 $141,441,086
50 Will Smith $1,130,221,328 5 $226,044,266
51 Kevin Hart $1,125,366,433 4 $281,341,608
52 Ellen DeGeneres $1,091,009,806 2 $545,504,903
53 Ben Kingsley $1,076,156,734 5 $215,231,347
54 Albert Brooks $1,074,295,458 2 $537,147,729
55 Brendan Fraser $1,026,983,630 7 $146,711,947
56 Skandar Keynes $1,018,348,413 3 $339,449,471
57 Georgie Henley $1,018,348,413 3 $339,449,471
58 Bill Hader $1,006,012,107 5 $201,202,421
59 Penélope Cruz $977,981,071 2 $488,990,536
60 Robbie Coltrane $974,504,171 2 $487,252,086
61 Scarlett Johansson $964,443,101 2 $482,221,551
62 Ben Mendelsohn $960,414,438 2 $480,207,219
63 Hayden Christensen $957,477,069 4 $239,369,267
64 Andy Richter $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
65 Cedric the Entertainer $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
66 Rowan Atkinson $922,545,942 3 $307,515,314
67 Wanda Sykes $906,821,201 2 $453,410,601
68 Bill Murray $905,103,902 5 $181,020,780
69 Anne Hathaway $905,099,562 4 $226,274,891
70 Michael J. Fox $904,687,921 10 $90,468,792
71 Matthew McConaughey $873,884,686 3 $291,294,895
72 Jay Baruchel $869,708,435 4 $217,427,109
73 John Goodman $869,081,180 4 $217,270,295
74 Adam Sandler $862,753,870 5 $172,550,774
75 Tommy Lee Jones $850,712,631 3 $283,570,877
76 Andy Samberg $841,958,320 5 $168,391,664
77 Sandra Bullock $831,199,596 1 $831,199,596
78 Jon Hamm $831,199,596 1 $831,199,596
79 Kevin James $827,514,534 6 $137,919,089
80 Alan Tudyk $825,910,008 2 $412,955,004
81 Colin Farrell $817,621,382 6 $136,270,230
82 Mindy Kaling $808,357,793 2 $404,178,897
83 Ian McShane $804,600,000 1 $804,600,000
84 Patrick Gallagher $796,370,481 3 $265,456,827
85 Mizuo Peck $796,370,481 3 $265,456,827
86 Billy Crystal $788,999,381 3 $262,999,794
87 Chris Pine $780,514,740 5 $156,102,948
88 Craig Ferguson $778,360,457 4 $194,590,114
89 Idris Elba $777,368,391 2 $388,684,196
90 Justin Long $772,612,323 5 $154,522,465
91 Trey Parker $769,905,856 1 $769,905,856
92 Will Arnett $769,345,177 7 $109,906,454
93 Angelina Jolie Pitt $762,725,368 6 $127,120,895
94 Rachel Weisz $749,620,810 3 $249,873,603
95 Matthew Gray Gubler $748,761,237 5 $149,752,247
96 Jesse McCartney $748,761,237 4 $187,190,309
97 Bill Nighy $746,154,655 2 $373,077,328
98 Tilda Swinton $742,628,615 2 $371,314,308
99 Keke Palmer $718,443,294 1 $718,443,294
100 Jesse Eisenberg $705,207,856 2 $352,603,928

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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