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Box Office Star Records > International > Sources > International Leading Original Screenplay Stars

Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Original Screenplay Stars - International Leading Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Stars - International Leading Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Stars - International Leading Remake Stars - International Leading Based on TV Stars - International Leading Based on Real Life Events Stars - International Leading Based on Factual Book/Article Stars - International Leading Based on Play Stars - Worldwide Leading Original Screenplay Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative international box office of all the Original Screenplay 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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Vin Diesel
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 14 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), xXx: Return of Xander Cage ($300,216,520 in 2017), xXx ($125,270,000 in 2002), The Last Witch Hunter ($103,866,746 in 2015), The Pacifier ($85,000,000 in 2005), Riddick ($52,738,623 in 2013), A Man Apart ($17,297,731 in 2003), Pitch Black ($13,947,000 in 2000), Boiler Room ($11,809,674 in 2000)

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Ben Stiller
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 24 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted ($530,529,789 in 2012), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa ($419,505,894 in 2008), Madagascar ($362,964,045 in 2005), Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb ($242,800,000 in 2014), Meet the Fockers ($237,400,000 in 2004), There's Something About Mary ($193,400,000 in 1998), Meet the Parents ($164,200,000 in 2000), Little Fockers ($162,211,974 in 2010), Along Came Polly ($84,970,903 in 2004), Tropic Thunder ($80,629,943 in 2008)

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Leonardo DiCaprio
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 23 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Titanic ($1,548,844,451 in 1997), Inception ($539,825,887 in 2010), Django Unchained ($287,142,889 in 2012), Blood Diamond ($114,000,000 in 2006), Gangs of New York ($105,394,121 in 2002), Celebrity ($1,121,340 in 1998)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Vin Diesel $2,887,563,329 11 $262,505,757
2 Ben Stiller $2,718,987,805 26 $104,576,454
3 Leonardo DiCaprio $2,596,328,688 6 $432,721,448
4 Dwayne Johnson $2,527,926,285 13 $194,455,868
5 Harrison Ford $2,493,778,734 23 $108,425,162
6 Denis Leary $2,404,247,674 8 $300,530,959
7 John Leguizamo $2,403,068,733 10 $240,306,873
8 Ray Romano $2,387,647,674 6 $397,941,279
9 Jack Black $2,187,830,369 17 $128,695,904
10 Arnold Schwarzenegger $2,138,310,588 23 $92,970,026
11 Zoe Saldana $2,111,094,263 11 $191,917,660
12 Sam Worthington $2,072,416,786 8 $259,052,098
13 John Boyega $2,055,028,131 5 $411,005,626
14 Steve Carell $2,050,980,001 14 $146,498,572
15 Jason Statham $2,037,323,699 18 $113,184,650
16 Tom Hanks $1,967,027,070 23 $85,522,916
17 Kate Winslet $1,965,609,352 9 $218,401,039
18 Brad Pitt $1,883,823,164 22 $85,628,326
19 Bruce Willis $1,861,585,146 33 $56,411,671
20 Nicolas Cage $1,861,134,072 46 $40,459,436
21 Adam Driver $1,840,057,512 6 $306,676,252
22 Daisy Ridley $1,819,942,520 3 $606,647,507
23 Ewan McGregor $1,804,723,801 14 $128,908,843
24 Adam Sandler $1,762,159,363 30 $58,738,645
25 Natalie Portman $1,759,007,883 17 $103,471,052
26 Keanu Reeves $1,748,865,682 29 $60,305,713
27 Owen Wilson $1,742,526,909 21 $82,977,472
28 Julia Roberts $1,734,380,498 19 $91,283,184
29 Liam Neeson $1,732,162,458 17 $101,891,909
30 Robert De Niro $1,632,249,982 37 $44,114,864
31 Sandra Bullock $1,632,103,061 21 $77,719,193
32 Queen Latifah $1,605,700,387 7 $229,385,770
33 Will Smith $1,592,366,274 13 $122,489,713
34 Matt Damon $1,587,371,230 19 $83,545,854
35 Sylvester Stallone $1,580,305,190 24 $65,846,050
36 Kristen Wiig $1,576,518,036 11 $143,319,821
37 Chris Rock $1,559,419,941 9 $173,268,882
38 Mark Hamill $1,530,942,520 8 $191,367,815
39 Carrie Fisher $1,530,942,520 4 $382,735,630
40 George Clooney $1,512,484,388 15 $100,832,293
41 Mel Gibson $1,504,169,339 19 $79,166,807
42 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,430,179,299 6 $238,363,217
43 Samuel L. Jackson $1,385,598,221 34 $40,752,889
44 Jesse Eisenberg $1,333,532,102 12 $111,127,675
45 Jamie Foxx $1,326,012,672 14 $94,715,191
46 Charlize Theron $1,315,900,341 11 $119,627,304
47 Tom Cruise $1,313,767,451 15 $87,584,497
48 David Schwimmer $1,312,999,728 4 $328,249,932
49 Tim Allen $1,300,670,072 12 $108,389,173
50 Kevin Hart $1,297,524,890 11 $117,956,808
51 Gerard Butler $1,248,099,725 15 $83,206,648
52 Paul Walker $1,221,564,314 6 $203,594,052
53 Cameron Diaz $1,215,265,170 15 $81,017,678
54 Michelle Rodriguez $1,154,582,599 8 $144,322,825
55 Ryan Reynolds $1,154,310,999 18 $64,128,389
56 Morgan Freeman $1,143,310,555 17 $67,253,562
57 Jim Carrey $1,140,722,311 14 $81,480,165
58 Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges $1,104,847,128 3 $368,282,376
59 Jackie Chan $1,097,935,121 21 $52,282,625
60 Sacha Baron Cohen $1,092,391,750 4 $273,097,938
61 Ellen DeGeneres $1,092,221,815 3 $364,073,938
62 Woody Harrelson $1,090,777,090 18 $60,598,727
63 Scarlett Johansson $1,081,953,868 10 $108,195,387
64 John Goodman $1,075,993,036 6 $179,332,173
65 Albert Brooks $1,074,340,876 3 $358,113,625
66 Jason Bateman $1,074,036,914 14 $76,716,922
67 Tyrese Gibson $1,057,277,755 4 $264,319,439
68 John Cusack $1,041,594,763 35 $29,759,850
69 Kevin James $1,037,397,559 10 $103,739,756
70 Nathalie Emmanuel $1,011,701,261 1 $1,011,701,261
71 Matthew McConaughey $1,006,744,270 12 $83,895,356
72 Zach Galifianakis $975,155,021 8 $121,894,378
73 Cedric the Entertainer $974,365,552 8 $121,795,694
74 Michael Caine $970,931,662 14 $69,352,262
75 Rowan Atkinson $956,663,304 5 $191,332,661
76 Andy Richter $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
77 Tom McGrath $950,035,683 2 $475,017,842
78 Bradley Cooper $943,666,662 10 $94,366,666
79 John Travolta $940,457,910 29 $32,429,583
80 Anne Hathaway $940,118,975 8 $117,514,872
81 Eddie Murphy $932,864,284 26 $35,879,396
82 Billy Crystal $926,040,201 6 $154,340,034
83 Mark Wahlberg $920,501,717 15 $61,366,781
84 Shia LaBeouf $900,214,196 13 $69,247,246
85 Seth MacFarlane $881,980,009 4 $220,495,002
86 Ed Helms $881,761,110 11 $80,160,101
87 Emma Stone $840,334,432 8 $105,041,804
88 Hayden Christensen $835,987,906 7 $119,426,844
89 Jennifer Aniston $824,120,087 20 $41,206,004
90 Denzel Washington $812,058,612 22 $36,911,755
91 Mindy Kaling $804,344,714 3 $268,114,905
92 Benicio del Toro $799,596,176 7 $114,228,025
93 Jet Li $789,333,808 6 $131,555,635
94 Domhnall Gleeson $785,463,603 4 $196,365,901
95 Angelina Jolie Pitt $776,452,987 8 $97,056,623
96 Trey Parker $769,918,346 1 $769,918,346
97 Frances McDormand $762,046,850 5 $152,409,370
98 Craig Ferguson $754,907,696 3 $251,635,899
99 David Spade $754,821,579 6 $125,803,597
100 Dustin Hoffman $746,774,557 14 $53,341,040

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

Vin Diesel: Andre Luis [GFDL or CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Ben Stiller: By Jiyang ChenUploaded by MyCanon (This file was derived from:Benstillernyc2.jpg) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons

Leonardo DiCaprio: By Siebbi (Leonardo DiCaprio) [CC-BY-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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