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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 26 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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Kristen Bell
Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 10 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 Kristen Bell $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
4 Santino Fontana $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
5 Jonathan Groff $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
6 Alan Tudyk $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
7 Idina Menzel $873,496,971 1 $873,496,971
8 Amanda Seyfried $764,977,991 3 $254,992,664
9 Luke Evans $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
10 Stanley Tucci $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
11 Kevin Kline $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
12 Gugu Mbatha-Raw $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
13 Emma Watson $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
14 Emma Thompson $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
15 Ian McKellen $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
16 Dan Stevens $759,095,408 1 $759,095,408
17 Audra McDonald $759,095,408 2 $379,547,704
18 Benjamin Bratt $590,672,393 1 $590,672,393
19 Anthony Gonzalez $590,672,393 1 $590,672,393
20 Gael Garcia Bernal $590,672,393 1 $590,672,393
21 Hugh Jackman $547,981,956 2 $273,990,978
22 Meryl Streep $547,118,709 3 $182,372,903
23 Pierce Brosnan $471,618,709 2 $235,809,355
24 Julie Walters $471,618,709 2 $235,809,355
25 Colin Firth $471,618,709 2 $235,809,355
26 Dominic Cooper $471,618,709 1 $471,618,709
27 Stellan Skarsgård $471,618,709 2 $235,809,355
28 Christine Baranski $471,618,709 2 $235,809,355
29 Helena Bonham Carter $393,791,053 2 $196,895,527
30 Auli'i Cravalho $390,723,362 1 $390,723,362
31 Dwayne Johnson $390,723,362 1 $390,723,362
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 $276,863,840 1 $276,863,840
39 Emma Stone $276,863,840 1 $276,863,840
40 Rebecca Ferguson $254,622,674 1 $254,622,674
41 Michelle Williams $254,622,674 1 $254,622,674
42 Zendaya $254,622,674 1 $254,622,674
43 Zac Efron $254,622,674 1 $254,622,674
44 Paige O'Hara $232,378,217 1 $232,378,217
45 Robby Benson $232,378,217 1 $232,378,217
46 Olivia Newton-John $205,700,000 1 $205,700,000
47 Ilene Woods $178,591,415 1 $178,591,415
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 Emmy Rossum $102,544,256 1 $102,544,256
55 Gerard Butler $102,544,256 1 $102,544,256
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 Marion Cotillard $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
62 Stacy Ferguson $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
63 Judi Dench $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
64 Daniel Day-Lewis $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
65 Penélope Cruz $33,831,893 1 $33,831,893
66 Kate Hudson $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 Diego Boneta $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
71 Tom Cruise $22,513,319 2 $11,256,660
72 Russell Brand $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
73 Malin Akerman $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
74 Paul Giamatti $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
75 Alec Baldwin $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
76 Julianne Hough $22,513,319 1 $22,513,319
77 Elle Fanning $20,270,557 2 $10,135,279
78 Shari Sebbens $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
79 Miranda Tapsell $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
80 Chris O'Dowd $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
81 Deborah Mailman $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 Ferdia Walsh-Peelo $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
88 Jack Reynor $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
89 Lucy Boynton $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
90 Kelly Thornton $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
91 Aidan Gillen $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
92 Maria Doyle Kennedy $9,873,447 1 $9,873,447
93 Magda Szubanski $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
94 Ernie Dingo $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
95 Geoffrey Rush $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
96 Missy Higgins $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
97 Rocky McKenzie $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
98 Tom Budge $6,698,962 1 $6,698,962
99 Jim Sturgess $5,023,470 1 $5,023,470
100 Evan Rachel Wood $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

Ewan McGregor: Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Kristen Bell: By Magicland9 (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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