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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 $6,490,353,026 20 $324,517,651
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 $2,950,763,988 6 $491,793,998
6 Owen Paterson $2,921,320,432 9 $324,591,159
7 Grant Major $2,857,076,904 12 $238,089,742
8 Neil Spisak $2,761,726,218 12 $230,143,852
9 Nathan Crowley $2,721,406,712 12 $226,783,893
10 Charles Wood $2,663,714,101 8 $332,964,263
11 J. Michael Riva $2,659,804,039 16 $166,237,752
12 Gavin Bocquet $2,561,272,069 11 $232,842,915
13 Nigel Phelps $2,419,469,744 9 $268,829,972
14 Ed Verreaux $2,418,297,546 14 $172,735,539
15 Eric Guillon $2,309,878,170 4 $577,469,543
16 Rick Heinrichs $2,283,861,212 11 $207,623,747
17 Dennis Gassner $2,281,849,662 11 $207,440,878
18 Philip Messina $2,236,245,722 11 $203,295,066
19 Oliver Scholl $2,190,726,384 7 $312,960,912
20 Dan Hennah $2,151,995,123 4 $537,998,781
21 Allan Cameron $2,148,574,610 25 $85,942,984
22 Arthur Max $2,144,081,068 13 $164,929,313
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 $1,593,771,370 17 $93,751,257
29 Harley Jessup $1,582,205,712 4 $395,551,428
30 Alex McDowell $1,567,141,981 12 $130,595,165
31 Sarah Greenwood $1,566,027,767 8 $195,753,471
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 $1,413,814,390 15 $94,254,293
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 Dante Ferretti $1,309,224,039 14 $93,516,003
44 Bill Boes $1,302,696,543 9 $144,744,060
45 Dominic Watkins $1,289,309,845 9 $143,256,649
46 Jeffrey Beecroft $1,258,249,309 5 $251,649,862
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 $1,151,984,744 12 $95,998,729
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 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 William Cone $914,071,115 4 $228,517,779
62 Ricky Nierva $913,559,213 2 $456,779,607
63 Jim Clay $871,041,255 11 $79,185,569
64 Lilly Kilvert $858,735,769 7 $122,676,538
65 Steve Pilcher $853,646,165 2 $426,823,083
66 David Gropman $837,869,508 13 $64,451,501
67 David James $832,421,510 4 $208,105,378
68 Nelson Coates $832,400,945 31 $26,851,643
69 Naomi Shohan $819,591,305 10 $81,959,131
70 Shepherd Frankel $817,517,454 9 $90,835,273
71 Stuart Wurtzel $816,335,696 11 $74,212,336
72 James J. Murakami $806,421,668 10 $80,642,167
73 Kevin Kavanaugh $801,250,625 7 $114,464,375
74 Chris Seagers $798,043,714 8 $99,755,464
75 Joseph Nemec III $784,723,931 7 $112,103,419
76 Stephen Lineweaver $781,149,456 10 $78,114,946
77 Larry Fulton $777,618,687 5 $155,523,737
78 Gary Freeman $774,904,592 3 $258,301,531
79 Andy Nicholson $770,619,512 4 $192,654,878
80 Roger Ford $766,644,445 5 $153,328,889
81 Rusty Smith $756,858,902 13 $58,219,916
82 Jefferson Sage $755,587,936 11 $68,689,812
83 Martin Whist $753,508,477 8 $94,188,560
84 Jess Gonchor $753,022,648 10 $75,302,265
85 William Sandell $746,168,588 8 $93,271,074
86 Donald Graham Burt $742,275,494 7 $106,039,356
87 Maria Djurkovic $739,908,446 8 $92,488,556
88 Michael White $727,421,818 5 $145,484,364
89 Michael Corenblith $725,901,823 16 $45,368,864
90 Eve Stewart $714,289,776 8 $89,286,222
91 Jennifer Spence $710,144,081 9 $78,904,898
92 Dan Weil $709,664,980 8 $88,708,123
93 Andrew Laws $708,896,613 12 $59,074,718
94 Dan Hannah $700,000,000 1 $700,000,000
95 David Goetz $678,652,726 1 $678,652,726
96 Kathy Altieri $674,339,547 3 $224,779,849
97 Hugues Tissander $666,036,318 8 $83,254,540
98 Linda Descenna $665,272,212 7 $95,038,887
99 Andrew Menzies $662,919,766 6 $110,486,628
100 Julie Berghoff $662,512,012 6 $110,418,669

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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