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Box Office Star Records > Worldwide > Creative Types > Worldwide Leading Fantasy Stars

Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Fantasy Stars - International Leading Fantasy Stars - Worldwide Leading Contemporary Fiction Stars - Worldwide Leading Science Fiction Stars - Worldwide Leading Kids Fiction Stars - Worldwide Leading Historical Fiction Stars - Worldwide Leading Super Hero Stars - Worldwide Leading Dramatization Stars - Worldwide Leading Factual Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative worldwide box office of all the Fantasy 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 ($1,341,511,219 in 2011), Beauty and the Beast ($1,263,109,573 in 2017), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($974,755,371 in 2001), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I ($960,283,305 in 2010), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($942,943,935 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ($935,083,686 in 2009), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($896,911,078 in 2005), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($878,979,634 in 2002), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($796,688,549 in 2004)

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Daniel Radcliffe
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 16 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II ($1,341,511,219 in 2011), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($974,755,371 in 2001), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I ($960,283,305 in 2010), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($942,943,935 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ($935,083,686 in 2009), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($896,911,078 in 2005), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($878,979,634 in 2002), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($796,688,549 in 2004), The Woman in Black ($128,955,898 in 2012), Horns ($164,480 in 2014)

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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 ($1,341,511,219 in 2011), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($974,755,371 in 2001), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I ($960,283,305 in 2010), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($942,943,935 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ($935,083,686 in 2009), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($896,911,078 in 2005), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($878,979,634 in 2002), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($796,688,549 in 2004)

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Complete List

Rank Name Worldwide
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Emma Watson $8,990,266,350 9 $998,918,483
2 Daniel Radcliffe $7,856,277,155 10 $785,627,716
3 Rupert Grint $7,727,156,777 8 $965,894,597
4 Johnny Depp $4,400,225,120 12 $366,685,427
5 Ian McKellen $4,226,423,544 4 $1,056,605,886
6 Ralph Fiennes $3,550,008,542 4 $887,502,136
7 Kristen Stewart $3,063,779,253 6 $510,629,876
8 Viggo Mortensen $2,963,313,971 3 $987,771,324
9 Martin Freeman $2,932,490,211 3 $977,496,737
10 Taylor Lautner $2,608,982,674 4 $652,245,669
11 Robert Pattinson $2,608,982,674 4 $652,245,669
12 Geoffrey Rush $2,608,930,318 4 $652,232,580
13 Alan Rickman $2,000,246,481 2 $1,000,123,241
14 Liam Neeson $1,907,759,959 5 $381,551,992
15 Elijah Wood $1,870,470,629 3 $623,490,210
16 Ben Kingsley $1,815,090,125 4 $453,772,531
17 Orlando Bloom $1,776,371,270 3 $592,123,757
18 Dwayne Johnson $1,746,714,361 5 $349,342,872
19 Luke Evans $1,694,913,731 3 $564,971,244
20 Dan Stevens $1,619,656,194 2 $809,828,097
21 Ewan McGregor $1,584,758,447 4 $396,189,612
22 Georgie Henley $1,556,067,810 3 $518,689,270
23 Skandar Keynes $1,556,067,810 3 $518,689,270
24 Bill Murray $1,389,474,585 5 $277,894,917
25 Rachel Weisz $1,359,838,848 4 $339,959,712
26 Jay Baruchel $1,327,443,582 3 $442,481,194
27 Brendan Fraser $1,323,842,046 4 $330,960,512
28 Emma Thompson $1,323,392,449 2 $661,696,225
29 Jack Black $1,297,601,737 3 $432,533,912
30 Audra McDonald $1,263,109,573 1 $1,263,109,573
31 Stanley Tucci $1,263,109,573 1 $1,263,109,573
32 Kevin Kline $1,263,109,573 1 $1,263,109,573
33 Gugu Mbatha-Raw $1,263,109,573 2 $631,554,787
34 Josh Gad $1,263,109,573 1 $1,263,109,573
35 Tilda Swinton $1,147,052,446 4 $286,763,112
36 Anna Popplewell $1,137,880,860 2 $568,940,430
37 William Moseley $1,137,880,860 2 $568,940,430
38 Robin Williams $1,114,473,119 5 $222,894,624
39 Penélope Cruz $1,045,663,875 1 $1,045,663,875
40 Ian McShane $1,045,663,875 1 $1,045,663,875
41 Christopher Walken $1,028,890,320 3 $342,963,440
42 Richard Harris $974,755,371 1 $974,755,371
43 Maggie Smith $974,755,371 1 $974,755,371
44 Robbie Coltrane $974,755,371 1 $974,755,371
45 Scarlett Johansson $963,901,123 1 $963,901,123
46 Giancarlo Esposito $963,901,123 1 $963,901,123
47 Neel Sethi $963,901,123 1 $963,901,123
48 Lupita Nyong'o $963,901,123 1 $963,901,123
49 Idris Elba $963,901,123 1 $963,901,123
50 Karen Gillan $950,794,061 2 $475,397,031
51 Ben Barnes $946,654,023 3 $315,551,341
52 Owen Wilson $921,594,083 3 $307,198,028
53 Colin Farrell $908,673,483 4 $227,168,371
54 Nick Jonas $906,678,565 1 $906,678,565
55 Kevin Hart $906,678,565 1 $906,678,565
56 Denis Leary $879,836,095 2 $439,918,048
57 Keke Palmer $879,765,137 1 $879,765,137
58 John Leguizamo $879,765,137 1 $879,765,137
59 Wanda Sykes $879,765,137 1 $879,765,137
60 Ray Romano $879,765,137 1 $879,765,137
61 Kenneth Branagh $878,979,634 1 $878,979,634
62 Gerard Butler $849,997,159 3 $283,332,386
63 Bruce Willis $821,828,942 2 $410,914,471
64 Ron Perlman $803,805,408 3 $267,935,136
65 Eddie Redmayne $803,798,342 1 $803,798,342
66 Katherine Waterston $803,798,342 1 $803,798,342
67 Samantha Morton $803,798,342 1 $803,798,342
68 Ezra Miller $803,798,342 1 $803,798,342
69 Alison Sudol $803,798,342 1 $803,798,342
70 Carmen Ejogo $803,798,342 1 $803,798,342
71 Dan Fogler $803,798,342 1 $803,798,342
72 Sam Worthington $798,484,971 2 $399,242,486
73 Javier Bardem $794,758,876 1 $794,758,876
74 Ben Stiller $758,777,684 2 $379,388,842
75 Mizuo Peck $758,777,684 2 $379,388,842
76 Patrick Gallagher $758,777,684 2 $379,388,842
77 Steve Coogan $758,777,684 2 $379,388,842
78 Angelina Jolie Pitt $758,536,735 2 $379,268,368
79 Helena Bonham Carter $754,370,026 4 $188,592,507
80 Amy Adams $742,615,204 2 $371,307,602
81 Toby Kebbell $738,395,738 2 $369,197,869
82 Edward Asner $731,463,377 2 $365,731,689
83 Jordan Nagai $731,463,377 1 $731,463,377
84 Jim Carrey $697,675,587 4 $174,418,897
85 Haley Joel Osment $672,806,292 1 $672,806,292
86 Charlize Theron $643,719,612 3 $214,573,204
87 Chris Hemsworth $636,913,996 3 $212,304,665
88 Keira Knightley $634,954,103 1 $634,954,103
89 Vera Farmiga $629,270,149 3 $209,756,716
90 Andy Serkis $617,173,295 2 $308,586,648
91 Christopher Mintz-Plasse $614,586,270 1 $614,586,270
92 Craig Ferguson $614,586,270 1 $614,586,270
93 America Ferrera $614,586,270 1 $614,586,270
94 Jonah Hill $614,586,270 1 $614,586,270
95 Suraj Sharma $607,987,022 1 $607,987,022
96 Kate Beckinsale $592,579,565 4 $148,144,891
97 Nicolas Cage $590,550,463 6 $98,425,077
98 Michelle Pfeiffer $588,386,625 5 $117,677,325
99 Jet Li $567,008,116 3 $189,002,705
100 Nicole Kidman $566,758,861 3 $188,919,620

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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