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Box Office Star Records > International > Genres > International Leading Musical Stars

Top International Leading Stars for Musical Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Musical Stars - International 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 - Worldwide Leading Musical Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative international box office of all the Musical 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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Josh Gad
Best known as a Lead Ensemble Member Actor based on credits in that role in 7 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Frozen ($873,496,971 in 2013), Beauty and the Beast ($759,095,408 in 2017)

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Ewan McGregor
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 25 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Beauty and the Beast ($759,095,408 in 2017), Moulin Rouge ($121,822,474 in 2001)

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Jonathan Groff
Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 2 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Frozen ($873,496,971 in 2013)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Josh Gad $1,632,592,379 2 $816,296,190
2 Ewan McGregor $880,917,882 2 $440,458,941
3 Jonathan Groff $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
4 Alan Tudyk $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
5 Idina Menzel $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
6 Kristen Bell $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
7 Santino Fontana $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
8 Amanda Seyfried $764,978,096 3 $254,992,699
9 Stanley Tucci $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
10 Kevin Kline $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
11 Gugu Mbatha-Raw $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
12 Emma Watson $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
13 Emma Thompson $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
14 Ian McKellen $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
15 Dan Stevens $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
16 Audra McDonald $759,095,408 2 $379,547,704
17 Luke Evans $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
18 Meryl Streep $547,118,814 3 $182,372,938
19 Benjamin Bratt $507,470,318 1 $507,470,318
20 Anthony Gonzalez $507,470,318 1 $507,470,318
21 Gael Garcia Bernal $507,470,318 1 $507,470,318
22 Julie Walters $471,618,814 2 $235,809,407
23 Colin Firth $471,618,814 2 $235,809,407
24 Dominic Cooper $471,618,814 1 $471,618,814
25 Stellan Skarsgård $471,618,814 2 $235,809,407
26 Christine Baranski $471,618,814 2 $235,809,407
27 Pierce Brosnan $471,618,814 2 $235,809,407
28 Hugh Jackman $460,704,248 2 $230,352,124
29 Helena Bonham Carter $393,791,053 2 $196,895,527
30 Auli'i Cravalho $390,780,164 1 $390,780,164
31 Dwayne Johnson $390,780,164 1 $390,780,164
32 Zachary Levi $385,655,304 1 $385,655,304
33 Mandy Moore $385,655,304 1 $385,655,304
34 John Travolta $352,063,723 3 $117,354,574
35 Sacha Baron Cohen $293,359,282 1 $293,359,282
36 Russell Crowe $293,359,282 1 $293,359,282
37 Anne Hathaway $293,359,282 1 $293,359,282
38 Ryan Gosling $280,184,569 1 $280,184,569
39 Emma Stone $280,184,569 1 $280,184,569
40 Robby Benson $232,378,217 1 $232,378,217
41 Paige O'Hara $232,378,217 1 $232,378,217
42 Olivia Newton-John $205,700,000 1 $205,700,000
43 Ilene Woods $178,591,415 1 $178,591,415
44 Rebecca Ferguson $167,344,966 1 $167,344,966
45 Michelle Williams $167,344,966 1 $167,344,966
46 Zendaya $167,344,966 1 $167,344,966
47 Zac Efron $167,344,966 1 $167,344,966
48 Catherine Zeta-Jones $158,596,346 2 $79,298,173
49 Nicole Kidman $155,654,367 2 $77,827,184
50 Richard Gere $136,083,027 1 $136,083,027
51 Renée Zellweger $136,083,027 1 $136,083,027
52 Julie Andrews $123,000,000 3 $41,000,000
53 Jamie Foxx $106,272,002 2 $53,136,001
54 Gerard Butler $102,748,318 1 $102,748,318
55 Emmy Rossum $102,748,318 1 $102,748,318
56 Madonna $101,900,000 1 $101,900,000
57 Johnny Depp $100,431,771 1 $100,431,771
58 Meg Ryan $81,397,768 1 $81,397,768
59 Quvenzhané Wallis $53,929,263 1 $53,929,263
60 Beyonce Knowles $52,342,739 1 $52,342,739
61 Judi Dench $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
62 Daniel Day-Lewis $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
63 Penélope Cruz $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
64 Kate Hudson $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
65 Marion Cotillard $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
66 Stacy Ferguson $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
67 Drew Barrymore $24,874,153 1 $24,874,153
68 Jessica Mauboy $24,643,135 2 $12,321,568
69 Mary J. Blige $22,780,266 2 $11,390,133
70 Russell Brand $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
71 Malin Akerman $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
72 Paul Giamatti $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
73 Alec Baldwin $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
74 Julianne Hough $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
75 Diego Boneta $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
76 Tom Cruise $22,513,319 2 $11,256,660
77 Elle Fanning $20,270,557 1 $20,270,557
78 Miranda Tapsell $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
79 Chris O'Dowd $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
80 Deborah Mailman $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
81 Shari Sebbens $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
82 Abhishek Bachchan $13,097,631 1 $13,097,631
83 John Abraham $13,097,631 1 $13,097,631
84 Priyanka Chopra $13,097,631 2 $6,548,816
85 Kenny Wormald $11,187,092 1 $11,187,092
86 Prabhu Deva $9,915,136 1 $9,915,136
87 Jack Reynor $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
88 Lucy Boynton $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
89 Kelly Thornton $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
90 Aidan Gillen $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
91 Maria Doyle Kennedy $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
92 Ferdia Walsh-Peelo $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
93 Ernie Dingo $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
94 Geoffrey Rush $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
95 Missy Higgins $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
96 Rocky McKenzie $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
97 Tom Budge $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
98 Magda Szubanski $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
99 Evan Rachel Wood $5,023,470 1 $5,023,470
100 Jim Sturgess $5,023,470 1 $5,023,470

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

Josh Gad: By Voice Chasers [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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