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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 ($2,015,837,654 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 ($568,404,623 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 $6,520,858,895 20 $326,042,945
2 Stuart Craig $6,289,521,416 13 $483,809,340
3 Bill Brzeski $4,228,472,796 13 $325,267,138
4 Charles Wood $4,006,956,259 9 $445,217,362
5 Robert Stromberg $3,107,147,163 4 $776,786,791
6 Peter Lamont $2,950,717,323 6 $491,786,221
7 Owen Paterson $2,950,567,134 9 $327,840,793
8 Grant Major $2,849,882,496 12 $237,490,208
9 Neil Spisak $2,766,371,504 12 $230,530,959
10 Nathan Crowley $2,748,723,220 12 $229,060,268
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 $2,419,463,033 9 $268,829,226
14 Eric Guillon $2,321,371,186 4 $580,342,797
15 Dennis Gassner $2,291,708,809 11 $208,337,164
16 Rick Heinrichs $2,283,861,212 11 $207,623,747
17 Philip Messina $2,236,245,722 11 $203,295,066
18 Ed Verreaux $2,194,382,188 13 $168,798,630
19 Oliver Scholl $2,190,730,302 7 $312,961,472
20 Barry Chusid $2,158,290,623 8 $269,786,328
21 Arthur Max $2,151,537,284 13 $165,502,868
22 Dan Hennah $2,151,483,700 4 $537,870,925
23 Allan Cameron $2,148,574,610 25 $85,942,984
24 John Myhre $1,882,706,809 8 $235,338,351
25 Patrick Tatopoulos $1,877,797,048 6 $312,966,175
26 Ralph Eggleston $1,686,858,810 4 $421,714,703
27 Guy Hendrix Dyas $1,674,347,434 8 $209,293,429
28 Peter Wenham $1,674,177,787 7 $239,168,255
29 Harley Jessup $1,649,519,269 4 $412,379,817
30 Jon Hutman $1,593,771,370 17 $93,751,257
31 Sarah Greenwood $1,577,869,412 8 $197,233,677
32 Alex McDowell $1,570,049,874 12 $130,837,490
33 Bo Welch $1,563,462,206 10 $156,346,221
34 Darren Gilford $1,548,809,398 3 $516,269,799
35 Andy Nicholson $1,541,508,331 5 $308,301,666
36 Kendal Cronkhite-Shaindlin $1,503,820,089 4 $375,955,022
37 Claude Pare $1,486,434,491 7 $212,347,784
38 Scott Chambliss $1,465,484,736 7 $209,354,962
39 David Wasco $1,408,234,059 15 $93,882,271
40 James Chinlund $1,403,616,605 3 $467,872,202
41 Jeffrey Beecroft $1,400,856,028 6 $233,476,005
42 Jim Bissell $1,390,774,782 9 $154,530,531
43 Guillaume Aretos $1,386,119,850 3 $462,039,950
44 Raymond Zibach $1,345,434,620 4 $336,358,655
45 Dante Ferretti $1,316,738,180 14 $94,052,727
46 Bill Boes $1,303,454,086 9 $144,828,232
47 Dominic Watkins $1,289,309,845 9 $143,256,649
48 Jeff Mann $1,257,966,492 10 $125,796,649
49 Kirk M. Petruccelli $1,214,618,426 14 $86,758,459
50 Mark Friedberg $1,153,672,770 12 $96,139,398
51 Bob Pauley $1,142,563,682 3 $380,854,561
52 Tom Sanders $1,121,515,701 9 $124,612,856
53 Jan Roelfs $1,098,072,352 9 $122,008,039
54 Barry Robison $1,055,969,742 12 $87,997,479
55 Yarrow Cheney $1,048,491,236 4 $262,122,809
56 David Womersley $1,048,154,129 2 $524,077,065
57 Perry Andelin Blake $1,020,140,874 20 $51,007,044
58 Richard Sherman $1,008,783,926 5 $201,756,785
59 Roger Ford $997,769,286 5 $199,553,857
60 Gary Freeman $990,118,259 4 $247,529,565
61 Norman Reynolds $968,182,108 9 $107,575,790
62 Doug Chiang $951,762,580 5 $190,352,516
63 Kristi Zea $933,775,736 15 $62,251,716
64 William Cone $914,026,369 4 $228,506,592
65 Ricky Nierva $913,559,213 2 $456,779,607
66 Nelson Coates $906,583,057 31 $29,244,615
67 Jim Clay $872,695,856 11 $79,335,987
68 Lilly Kilvert $858,735,769 7 $122,676,538
69 Naomi Shohan $855,642,815 11 $77,785,710
70 Steve Pilcher $852,434,156 2 $426,217,078
71 David James $852,122,122 4 $213,030,531
72 David Gropman $839,859,477 13 $64,604,575
73 Maria Djurkovic $838,975,004 9 $93,219,445
74 Kevin Kavanaugh $820,340,851 8 $102,542,606
75 Shepherd Frankel $817,039,492 9 $90,782,166
76 Stuart Wurtzel $816,335,696 11 $74,212,336
77 James J. Murakami $806,421,668 10 $80,642,167
78 Chris Seagers $798,043,714 8 $99,755,464
79 Adam Stockhausen $792,421,508 7 $113,203,073
80 Joseph Nemec III $784,723,931 7 $112,103,419
81 Stephen Lineweaver $781,149,456 10 $78,114,946
82 Larry Fulton $777,618,687 5 $155,523,737
83 Michael Corenblith $776,615,726 16 $48,538,483
84 Rusty Smith $767,371,292 14 $54,812,235
85 Jefferson Sage $755,587,936 11 $68,689,812
86 Martin Whist $753,455,497 8 $94,181,937
87 Jess Gonchor $753,022,648 10 $75,302,265
88 Donald Graham Burt $746,360,217 7 $106,622,888
89 William Sandell $746,168,588 8 $93,271,074
90 Michael White $727,421,818 5 $145,484,364
91 Eve Stewart $715,559,240 8 $89,444,905
92 Hannah Beachler $714,768,542 7 $102,109,792
93 Jennifer Spence $710,179,360 9 $78,908,818
94 Dan Weil $709,626,101 8 $88,703,263
95 Dan Hannah $700,000,000 1 $700,000,000
96 Andrew Laws $686,304,086 12 $57,192,007
97 Neil Lamont $680,249,002 2 $340,124,501
98 David Goetz $678,438,346 1 $678,438,346
99 Kathy Altieri $674,339,547 3 $224,779,849
100 Hugues Tissander $666,022,915 8 $83,252,864

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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