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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 ($1,010,600,955 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 ($81,344,313 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 $6,432,767,970 20 $321,638,399
2 Stuart Craig $6,290,878,703 13 $483,913,746
3 Bill Brzeski $4,227,375,860 13 $325,182,758
4 Robert Stromberg $3,114,720,866 4 $778,680,217
5 Peter Lamont $2,950,816,238 6 $491,802,706
6 Grant Major $2,857,076,904 12 $238,089,742
7 Neil Spisak $2,761,726,218 12 $230,143,852
8 Charles Wood $2,663,714,101 8 $332,964,263
9 J. Michael Riva $2,659,804,039 16 $166,237,752
10 Gavin Bocquet $2,561,272,069 11 $232,842,915
11 Nathan Crowley $2,540,659,367 11 $230,969,033
12 Nigel Phelps $2,419,469,744 9 $268,829,972
13 Ed Verreaux $2,418,252,263 14 $172,732,305
14 Owen Paterson $2,392,939,314 9 $265,882,146
15 Eric Guillon $2,309,926,471 4 $577,481,618
16 Rick Heinrichs $2,283,861,212 11 $207,623,747
17 Dennis Gassner $2,280,148,232 11 $207,286,203
18 Philip Messina $2,234,898,430 10 $223,489,843
19 Oliver Scholl $2,190,181,641 7 $312,883,092
20 Allan Cameron $2,148,574,610 25 $85,942,984
21 Dan Hennah $2,148,400,000 4 $537,100,000
22 Arthur Max $2,123,186,855 12 $176,932,238
23 John Myhre $1,882,706,809 8 $235,338,351
24 Patrick Tatopoulos $1,877,797,048 6 $312,966,175
25 Barry Chusid $1,832,890,623 7 $261,841,518
26 Guy Hendrix Dyas $1,674,320,196 8 $209,290,025
27 Peter Wenham $1,674,177,787 7 $239,168,255
28 Jon Hutman $1,592,753,045 17 $93,691,356
29 Alex McDowell $1,567,141,981 12 $130,595,165
30 Bo Welch $1,563,462,206 10 $156,346,221
31 Darren Gilford $1,548,809,398 3 $516,269,799
32 Kendal Cronkhite-Shaindlin $1,504,072,710 4 $376,018,178
33 Sarah Greenwood $1,492,566,259 8 $186,570,782
34 Claude Pare $1,483,227,011 7 $211,889,573
35 Scott Chambliss $1,466,209,375 7 $209,458,482
36 James Chinlund $1,403,616,605 3 $467,872,202
37 David Wasco $1,389,569,750 15 $92,637,983
38 Guillaume Aretos $1,386,119,850 3 $462,039,950
39 Ralph Eggleston $1,361,845,731 3 $453,948,577
40 Jim Bissell $1,350,374,782 8 $168,796,848
41 Raymond Zibach $1,345,434,620 4 $336,358,655
42 Harley Jessup $1,313,142,843 4 $328,285,711
43 Dante Ferretti $1,309,224,039 14 $93,516,003
44 Bill Boes $1,302,696,543 9 $144,744,060
45 Dominic Watkins $1,288,291,520 9 $143,143,502
46 Jeffrey Beecroft $1,258,249,309 5 $251,649,862
47 Jeff Mann $1,257,268,070 10 $125,726,807
48 Kirk M. Petruccelli $1,201,310,123 14 $85,807,866
49 Mark Friedberg $1,151,880,729 12 $95,990,061
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 $1,004,341,356 5 $200,868,271
58 Norman Reynolds $968,182,108 9 $107,575,790
59 Doug Chiang $951,762,580 5 $190,352,516
60 Kristi Zea $933,775,736 15 $62,251,716
61 Ricky Nierva $913,559,213 2 $456,779,607
62 William Cone $908,771,115 4 $227,192,779
63 Lilly Kilvert $858,735,769 7 $122,676,538
64 Steve Pilcher $853,646,165 2 $426,823,083
65 David Gropman $837,869,508 13 $64,451,501
66 David James $832,421,510 4 $208,105,378
67 Naomi Shohan $819,591,305 9 $91,065,701
68 Shepherd Frankel $817,517,454 9 $90,835,273
69 Stuart Wurtzel $816,335,696 11 $74,212,336
70 James J. Murakami $806,421,668 10 $80,642,167
71 Chris Seagers $801,834,402 8 $100,229,300
72 Kevin Kavanaugh $796,467,708 7 $113,781,101
73 Stephen Lineweaver $781,149,456 10 $78,114,946
74 Joseph Nemec III $780,708,723 7 $111,529,818
75 Larry Fulton $777,618,687 5 $155,523,737
76 Jim Clay $776,282,750 11 $70,571,159
77 Gary Freeman $774,904,592 3 $258,301,531
78 Andy Nicholson $770,619,512 4 $192,654,878
79 Roger Ford $765,979,577 4 $191,494,894
80 Rusty Smith $756,084,283 13 $58,160,329
81 Jefferson Sage $755,587,936 11 $68,689,812
82 Martin Whist $753,508,477 8 $94,188,560
83 Jess Gonchor $753,022,648 10 $75,302,265
84 William Sandell $746,168,588 8 $93,271,074
85 Donald Graham Burt $741,088,305 6 $123,514,718
86 Maria Djurkovic $739,346,362 8 $92,418,295
87 Michael White $727,421,818 5 $145,484,364
88 Michael Corenblith $725,901,823 15 $48,393,455
89 Eve Stewart $712,740,545 7 $101,820,078
90 Jennifer Spence $710,144,081 9 $78,904,898
91 Dan Weil $709,675,472 8 $88,709,434
92 Andrew Laws $708,924,259 12 $59,077,022
93 Dan Hannah $700,000,000 1 $700,000,000
94 David Goetz $678,652,726 1 $678,652,726
95 Kathy Altieri $674,339,547 3 $224,779,849
96 Hugues Tissander $666,036,318 8 $83,254,540
97 Linda Descenna $665,272,212 7 $95,038,887
98 Julie Berghoff $662,512,012 6 $110,418,669
99 Andrew Menzies $661,400,507 6 $110,233,418
100 Jeannine Oppewall $660,416,453 17 $38,848,027

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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