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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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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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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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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Rupert Grint $5,345,742,922 9 $593,971,436
2 Emma Watson $5,337,082,900 8 $667,135,363
3 Daniel Radcliffe $5,337,082,900 8 $667,135,363
4 Johnny Depp $4,509,030,823 13 $346,848,525
5 Steve Carell $2,868,001,932 7 $409,714,562
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 John Leguizamo $2,387,647,674 6 $397,941,279
11 Ray Romano $2,387,647,674 5 $477,529,535
12 Ben Stiller $2,239,414,675 7 $319,916,382
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 $2,034,866,105 6 $339,144,351
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 Daisy Ridley $1,819,942,520 3 $606,647,507
20 John Boyega $1,819,942,520 3 $606,647,507
21 Adam Driver $1,819,942,520 3 $606,647,507
22 Liam Neeson $1,792,660,955 6 $298,776,826
23 Keira Knightley $1,778,442,879 4 $444,610,720
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 $1,694,274,659 7 $242,039,237
27 Ewan McGregor $1,632,247,175 6 $272,041,196
28 Carrie Fisher $1,530,942,520 4 $382,735,630
29 Mark Hamill $1,530,942,520 5 $306,188,504
30 Elijah Wood $1,461,577,001 7 $208,796,714
31 Queen Latifah $1,459,475,442 3 $486,491,814
32 Kristen Wiig $1,420,753,832 3 $473,584,611
33 Owen Wilson $1,418,824,051 8 $177,353,006
34 Tobey Maguire $1,397,916,112 3 $465,972,037
35 Natalie Portman $1,367,247,175 4 $341,811,794
36 Alan Rickman $1,348,479,821 2 $674,239,911
37 Chris Rock $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
38 David Schwimmer $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
39 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,312,999,728 3 $437,666,576
40 Antonio Banderas $1,300,097,478 6 $216,682,913
41 Robin Williams $1,288,119,008 7 $184,017,001
42 Sacha Baron Cohen $1,256,618,960 4 $314,154,740
43 Tom McGrath $1,234,335,683 3 $411,445,228
44 Tom Hanks $1,217,057,086 5 $243,411,417
45 Tim Allen $1,214,100,007 8 $151,762,501
46 Andy Serkis $1,180,290,943 4 $295,072,736
47 Samuel L. Jackson $1,159,639,023 5 $231,927,805
48 Dwayne Johnson $1,133,311,660 4 $283,327,915
49 Nicolas Cage $1,131,528,684 8 $141,441,086
50 Will Smith $1,130,221,328 4 $282,555,332
51 Kevin Hart $1,122,258,230 3 $374,086,077
52 Ellen DeGeneres $1,092,221,815 2 $546,110,908
53 Ben Kingsley $1,076,238,315 5 $215,247,663
54 Albert Brooks $1,074,340,876 2 $537,170,438
55 Brendan Fraser $1,026,983,630 7 $146,711,947
56 Georgie Henley $1,018,348,413 3 $339,449,471
57 Skandar Keynes $1,018,348,413 3 $339,449,471
58 Bill Hader $1,001,999,028 5 $200,399,806
59 Penélope Cruz $977,981,071 2 $488,990,536
60 Robbie Coltrane $974,504,171 2 $487,252,086
61 Scarlett Johansson $964,733,772 2 $482,366,886
62 Hayden Christensen $957,477,069 4 $239,369,267
63 Ben Mendelsohn $954,294,926 2 $477,147,463
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 Anne Hathaway $905,607,856 4 $226,401,964
69 Bill Murray $905,185,483 5 $181,037,097
70 Michael J. Fox $904,687,921 10 $90,468,792
71 Matthew McConaughey $874,093,776 3 $291,364,592
72 Jay Baruchel $869,708,435 4 $217,427,109
73 John Goodman $869,081,180 4 $217,270,295
74 Tommy Lee Jones $850,712,631 3 $283,570,877
75 Sandra Bullock $831,199,596 1 $831,199,596
76 Jon Hamm $831,199,596 1 $831,199,596
77 Alan Tudyk $825,910,008 2 $412,955,004
78 Colin Farrell $818,977,526 5 $163,795,505
79 Adam Sandler $807,989,727 5 $161,597,945
80 Ian McShane $804,600,000 1 $804,600,000
81 Mindy Kaling $804,344,714 2 $402,172,357
82 Patrick Gallagher $796,370,481 3 $265,456,827
83 Mizuo Peck $796,370,481 3 $265,456,827
84 Billy Crystal $788,999,381 3 $262,999,794
85 Andy Samberg $787,266,137 5 $157,453,227
86 Craig Ferguson $778,360,457 4 $194,590,114
87 Idris Elba $777,449,972 2 $388,724,986
88 Kevin James $772,750,391 5 $154,550,078
89 Justin Long $772,612,323 5 $154,522,465
90 Chris Pine $769,984,779 5 $153,996,956
91 Will Arnett $769,926,325 6 $128,321,054
92 Trey Parker $769,918,346 1 $769,918,346
93 Angelina Jolie Pitt $762,725,368 5 $152,545,074
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

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

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

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