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Top International Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Animation/Live Action Stars - International Leading Live Action Stars - International Leading Digital Animation Stars - International Leading Hand Animation Stars - International Leading Stop-Motion Animation Stars - International Leading Rotoscoping Stars - International Leading Multiple Production Methods Stars - Worldwide Leading Animation/Live Action Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative international box office of all the Animation/Live Action 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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Emma Watson
Best known as a Leading Actress based on credits in that role in 11 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II ($960,500,000 in 2011), Beauty and the Beast ($759,700,000 in 2017), 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), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004)

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Daniel Radcliffe
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 15 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), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004)

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Rupert Grint
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 9 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), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Emma Watson $6,096,782,900 9 $677,420,322
2 Daniel Radcliffe $5,337,082,900 8 $667,135,363
3 Rupert Grint $5,337,082,900 8 $667,135,363
4 Ian McKellen $2,687,074,332 4 $671,768,583
5 Robert Downey, Jr. $2,651,812,854 4 $662,953,214
6 Ralph Fiennes $2,497,339,197 4 $624,334,799
7 Zoe Saldana $2,461,290,580 2 $1,230,645,290
8 Scarlett Johansson $2,445,312,854 3 $815,104,285
9 Ewan McGregor $2,259,447,175 5 $451,889,435
10 Sam Worthington $2,245,011,357 2 $1,122,505,679
11 Samuel L. Jackson $2,054,812,854 3 $684,937,618
12 Viggo Mortensen $1,927,374,332 3 $642,458,111
13 Chris Evans $1,845,412,854 2 $922,706,427
14 Chris Hemsworth $1,845,412,854 2 $922,706,427
15 Jeremy Renner $1,845,412,854 2 $922,706,427
16 Mark Ruffalo $1,845,412,854 2 $922,706,427
17 Liam Neeson $1,822,117,453 6 $303,686,242
18 Shia LaBeouf $1,594,834,228 3 $531,611,409
19 Ben Kingsley $1,512,483,277 3 $504,161,092
20 Martin Freeman $1,467,727,102 3 $489,242,367
21 Natalie Portman $1,367,247,175 3 $455,749,058
22 Alan Rickman $1,348,479,821 2 $674,239,911
23 Andy Serkis $1,177,936,309 3 $392,645,436
24 Elijah Wood $1,163,816,896 2 $581,908,448
25 John Boyega $1,122,000,000 1 $1,122,000,000
26 Adam Driver $1,122,000,000 1 $1,122,000,000
27 Daisy Ridley $1,122,000,000 1 $1,122,000,000
28 Georgie Henley $1,018,348,413 3 $339,449,471
29 Skandar Keynes $1,018,348,413 3 $339,449,471
30 Megan Fox $987,006,475 3 $329,002,158
31 Aaron Taylor-Johnson $949,212,854 1 $949,212,854
32 Elizabeth Olsen $949,212,854 1 $949,212,854
33 James Spader $949,212,854 1 $949,212,854
34 Will Smith $930,370,193 3 $310,123,398
35 Josh Gad $925,078,715 2 $462,539,358
36 Tom Hiddleston $896,200,000 1 $896,200,000
37 Johnny Depp $891,700,000 2 $445,850,000
38 Bill Murray $852,185,483 3 $284,061,828
39 Gwyneth Paltrow $818,370,774 2 $409,185,387
40 Hayden Christensen $814,747,175 2 $407,373,588
41 Mark Wahlberg $811,150,887 2 $405,575,444
42 Don Cheadle $806,400,000 1 $806,400,000
43 Guy Pearce $806,400,000 1 $806,400,000
44 Orlando Bloom $763,557,436 1 $763,557,436
45 Luke Evans $759,700,000 1 $759,700,000
46 Stanley Tucci $759,700,000 1 $759,700,000
47 Kevin Kline $759,700,000 1 $759,700,000
48 Gugu Mbatha-Raw $759,700,000 1 $759,700,000
49 Emma Thompson $759,700,000 1 $759,700,000
50 Dan Stevens $759,700,000 1 $759,700,000
51 Audra McDonald $759,700,000 1 $759,700,000
52 Justin Long $748,761,237 4 $187,190,309
53 Matthew Gray Gubler $748,761,237 4 $187,190,309
54 Jesse McCartney $748,761,237 4 $187,190,309
55 Tilda Swinton $742,628,615 2 $371,314,308
56 Tommy Lee Jones $726,541,631 2 $363,270,816
57 William Moseley $704,548,413 2 $352,274,207
58 Anna Popplewell $704,548,413 2 $352,274,207
59 Jonathan Winters $698,664,904 2 $349,332,452
60 Katy Perry $698,664,904 2 $349,332,452
61 Joseph Gordon-Levitt $692,093,406 2 $346,046,703
62 Robbie Coltrane $657,179,821 1 $657,179,821
63 Richard Harris $657,179,821 1 $657,179,821
64 Maggie Smith $657,179,821 1 $657,179,821
65 Kenneth Branagh $616,991,754 1 $616,991,754
66 Neel Sethi $599,900,000 1 $599,900,000
67 Giancarlo Esposito $599,900,000 1 $599,900,000
68 Lupita Nyong'o $599,900,000 1 $599,900,000
69 Idris Elba $599,900,000 1 $599,900,000
70 Christopher Walken $599,900,000 1 $599,900,000
71 Arnold Schwarzenegger $594,655,722 2 $297,327,861
72 Ben Barnes $589,519,798 2 $294,759,899
73 James Franco $561,688,055 2 $280,844,028
74 Jake Lloyd $552,500,000 1 $552,500,000
75 Leonardo DiCaprio $539,825,887 1 $539,825,887
76 Ellen Page $539,825,887 1 $539,825,887
77 Riz Ahmed $518,811,164 1 $518,811,164
78 Donnie Yen $518,811,164 1 $518,811,164
79 Felicity Jones $518,811,164 1 $518,811,164
80 Mads Mikkelsen $518,811,164 1 $518,811,164
81 Diego Luna $518,811,164 1 $518,811,164
82 Alan Tudyk $518,811,164 1 $518,811,164
83 Ben Mendelsohn $518,811,164 1 $518,811,164
84 Josh Brolin $475,192,631 1 $475,192,631
85 Peter Cullen $473,800,000 1 $473,800,000
86 Keanu Reeves $457,023,240 1 $457,023,240
87 Bradley Cooper $437,879,223 1 $437,879,223
88 Chris Pratt $437,879,223 1 $437,879,223
89 Dave Bautista $437,879,223 1 $437,879,223
90 Vin Diesel $437,879,223 1 $437,879,223
91 Byung-hun Lee $405,485,164 2 $202,742,582
92 Channing Tatum $405,485,164 2 $202,742,582
93 Woody Harrelson $343,400,000 1 $343,400,000
94 Seth MacFarlane $337,350,887 1 $337,350,887
95 Jason Lee $330,184,225 3 $110,061,408
96 Nicolas Cage $328,216,400 2 $164,108,200
97 Asa Butterfield $315,583,277 2 $157,791,639
98 Will Poulter $313,800,000 1 $313,800,000
99 Simon Pegg $313,800,000 1 $313,800,000
100 Sacha Baron Cohen $306,583,277 2 $153,291,639

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

Emma Watson: Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Daniel Radcliffe: DavidDjJohnson at English Wikipedia [GFDL or CC BY 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Rupert Grint: By John Griffiths from London, United Kingdom (Ron Weasley) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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