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Top Grossing Production Designer at the International Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Production Designers based on the international box office of the movies they worked on.

Since we are still actively researching technical roles, we consider this chart to be in beta mode. The table includes data for movies in The Numbers database. While we make every effort to collect all available data, there are inevitably omissions and errors. Please help us by sending corrections to corrections@the-numbers.com.

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Rick Carter
Best known as a Production Designer based on credits in that role in 20 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Avatar ($2,023,411,357 in 2009), Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens ($1,122,000,000 in 2015), Jurassic Park ($643,104,279 in 1993), The Lost World: Jurassic Park ($389,552,320 in 1997), War of the Worlds ($372,556,181 in 2005), Forrest Gump ($349,699,499 in 1994), Back to the Future Part II ($213,549,998 in 1989), Cast Away ($193,598,374 in 2000), Artificial Intelligence: AI ($157,283,311 in 2001), Back to the Future Part III ($156,033,371 in 1990)

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Stuart Craig
Best known as a Production Designer based on credits in that role in 13 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), Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them ($569,760,767 in 2016), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004), The Legend of Tarzan ($222,500,000 in 2016)

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Bill Brzeski
Best known as a Production Designer based on credits in that role in 13 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Furious 7 ($1,165,715,774 in 2015), The Fate of the Furious ($1,011,701,261 in 2017), Iron Man 3 ($806,400,000 in 2013), The Hangover Part II ($332,000,000 in 2011), The Hangover ($188,441,583 in 2009), As Good as it Gets ($165,633,912 in 1997), Stuart Little ($158,800,000 in 1999), Due Date ($111,200,000 in 2010), The Bucket List ($81,340,943 in 2007), The Forbidden Kingdom ($77,000,000 in 2008)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Rick Carter $6,525,356,150 20 $326,267,808
2 Stuart Craig $6,290,877,560 13 $483,913,658
3 Bill Brzeski $4,228,472,796 13 $325,267,138
4 Robert Stromberg $3,114,720,866 4 $778,680,217
5 Peter Lamont $2,950,717,323 6 $491,786,221
6 Owen Paterson $2,944,434,346 9 $327,159,372
7 Grant Major $2,857,076,904 12 $238,089,742
8 Nathan Crowley $2,787,730,947 12 $232,310,912
9 Neil Spisak $2,761,724,567 12 $230,143,714
10 Charles Wood $2,663,714,101 9 $295,968,233
11 J. Michael Riva $2,659,789,499 16 $166,236,844
12 Gavin Bocquet $2,561,272,069 11 $232,842,915
13 Nigel Phelps $2,419,469,744 9 $268,829,972
14 Eric Guillon $2,321,625,694 4 $580,406,424
15 Rick Heinrichs $2,283,861,212 11 $207,623,747
16 Dennis Gassner $2,281,880,952 11 $207,443,723
17 Philip Messina $2,236,245,722 11 $203,295,066
18 Ed Verreaux $2,193,399,062 13 $168,723,005
19 Oliver Scholl $2,190,730,302 7 $312,961,472
20 Dan Hennah $2,151,995,123 4 $537,998,781
21 Arthur Max $2,151,694,679 13 $165,514,975
22 Allan Cameron $2,148,574,610 25 $85,942,984
23 Barry Chusid $2,049,290,623 8 $256,161,328
24 John Myhre $1,882,706,809 8 $235,338,351
25 Patrick Tatopoulos $1,877,797,048 6 $312,966,175
26 Guy Hendrix Dyas $1,674,320,196 8 $209,290,025
27 Peter Wenham $1,674,177,787 7 $239,168,255
28 Harley Jessup $1,647,042,843 4 $411,760,711
29 Jon Hutman $1,593,771,370 17 $93,751,257
30 Sarah Greenwood $1,579,435,906 8 $197,429,488
31 Alex McDowell $1,567,141,981 12 $130,595,165
32 Bo Welch $1,563,462,206 10 $156,346,221
33 Darren Gilford $1,548,809,398 3 $516,269,799
34 Kendal Cronkhite-Shaindlin $1,504,072,710 4 $376,018,178
35 Claude Pare $1,486,434,491 7 $212,347,784
36 Scott Chambliss $1,465,794,018 7 $209,399,145
37 David Wasco $1,410,785,459 15 $94,052,364
38 James Chinlund $1,403,616,605 3 $467,872,202
39 Guillaume Aretos $1,386,119,850 3 $462,039,950
40 Ralph Eggleston $1,361,845,731 3 $453,948,577
41 Jim Bissell $1,350,374,782 8 $168,796,848
42 Raymond Zibach $1,345,434,620 4 $336,358,655
43 Jeffrey Beecroft $1,333,049,309 6 $222,174,885
44 Dante Ferretti $1,309,261,507 14 $93,518,679
45 Bill Boes $1,302,696,543 9 $144,744,060
46 Dominic Watkins $1,289,309,845 9 $143,256,649
47 Jeff Mann $1,257,012,536 10 $125,701,254
48 Kirk M. Petruccelli $1,214,410,584 14 $86,743,613
49 Mark Friedberg $1,152,014,490 12 $96,001,208
50 Bob Pauley $1,142,563,682 3 $380,854,561
51 Tom Sanders $1,121,515,701 9 $124,612,856
52 Jan Roelfs $1,098,072,352 9 $122,008,039
53 Barry Robison $1,049,269,443 12 $87,439,120
54 Yarrow Cheney $1,048,491,236 4 $262,122,809
55 David Womersley $1,048,154,129 2 $524,077,065
56 Perry Andelin Blake $1,020,140,874 20 $51,007,044
57 Richard Sherman $1,008,783,926 5 $201,756,785
58 Gary Freeman $987,039,040 4 $246,759,760
59 Norman Reynolds $968,182,108 9 $107,575,790
60 Roger Ford $961,642,171 5 $192,328,434
61 Doug Chiang $951,762,580 5 $190,352,516
62 Kristi Zea $933,775,736 15 $62,251,716
63 William Cone $914,071,115 4 $228,517,779
64 Ricky Nierva $913,559,213 2 $456,779,607
65 Nelson Coates $906,656,447 31 $29,246,982
66 Jim Clay $871,406,803 11 $79,218,800
67 Lilly Kilvert $858,735,769 7 $122,676,538
68 Steve Pilcher $853,646,165 2 $426,823,083
69 David James $852,122,122 4 $213,030,531
70 Naomi Shohan $843,870,646 10 $84,387,065
71 Maria Djurkovic $838,308,446 9 $93,145,383
72 David Gropman $837,715,445 13 $64,439,650
73 Shepherd Frankel $817,517,454 9 $90,835,273
74 Stuart Wurtzel $816,335,696 11 $74,212,336
75 James J. Murakami $806,421,668 10 $80,642,167
76 Kevin Kavanaugh $801,735,361 7 $114,533,623
77 Chris Seagers $798,043,714 8 $99,755,464
78 Joseph Nemec III $784,723,931 7 $112,103,419
79 Stephen Lineweaver $781,149,456 10 $78,114,946
80 Larry Fulton $777,618,687 5 $155,523,737
81 Andy Nicholson $770,619,512 4 $192,654,878
82 Michael Corenblith $765,982,768 16 $47,873,923
83 Rusty Smith $756,977,835 13 $58,229,064
84 Jefferson Sage $755,587,936 11 $68,689,812
85 Martin Whist $753,508,477 8 $94,188,560
86 Jess Gonchor $753,022,648 10 $75,302,265
87 Adam Stockhausen $746,218,234 7 $106,602,605
88 William Sandell $746,168,588 8 $93,271,074
89 Donald Graham Burt $743,230,979 7 $106,175,854
90 Michael White $727,421,818 5 $145,484,364
91 Eve Stewart $715,077,568 8 $89,384,696
92 Hannah Beachler $710,656,849 7 $101,522,407
93 Jennifer Spence $710,144,081 9 $78,904,898
94 Dan Weil $709,664,980 8 $88,708,123
95 Dan Hannah $700,000,000 1 $700,000,000
96 David Goetz $678,652,726 1 $678,652,726
97 Andrew Laws $676,443,932 12 $56,370,328
98 Kathy Altieri $674,339,547 3 $224,779,849
99 Hugues Tissander $666,036,318 8 $83,254,540
100 Linda Descenna $665,272,212 7 $95,038,887

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.

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