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Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Kids Fiction Stars - International Leading Kids Fiction Stars - Worldwide Leading Contemporary Fiction Stars - Worldwide Leading Science Fiction Stars - Worldwide Leading Fantasy 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 Kids Fiction 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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Steve Carell photo
Steve Carell
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Minions ($1,167,245,366 in 2015), Despicable Me 3 ($1,032,133,278 in 2017), Despicable Me 2 ($975,216,835 in 2013), Despicable Me ($543,495,033 in 2010), Over the Hedge ($343,397,247 in 2006), Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day ($101,379,287 in 2014)

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Eddie Murphy
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 37 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Shrek 2 ($937,008,132 in 2004), Shrek the Third ($807,330,936 in 2007), Shrek Forever After ($756,244,673 in 2010), Shrek ($491,812,794 in 2001), Doctor Dolittle ($294,156,605 in 1998), The Nutty Professor ($273,814,019 in 1996), Dr. Dolittle 2 ($176,101,721 in 2001), The Haunted Mansion ($155,750,628 in 2003)

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Mike Myers
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 12 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Shrek 2 ($937,008,132 in 2004), Shrek the Third ($807,330,936 in 2007), Shrek Forever After ($756,244,673 in 2010), Shrek ($491,812,794 in 2001)

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Complete List

Rank Name Worldwide
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Steve Carell $4,162,867,046 6 $693,811,174
2 Eddie Murphy $3,892,219,508 8 $486,527,439
3 Mike Myers $2,992,396,535 4 $748,099,134
4 Cameron Diaz $2,992,396,535 4 $748,099,134
5 Ben Stiller $2,482,444,088 4 $620,611,022
6 Tim Allen $2,415,695,772 6 $402,615,962
7 Denis Leary $2,373,302,942 5 $474,660,588
8 Ray Romano $2,301,559,119 4 $575,389,780
9 John Leguizamo $2,301,559,119 5 $460,311,824
10 Tom Hanks $2,264,660,037 4 $566,165,009
11 Kristen Wiig $2,007,350,113 2 $1,003,675,057
12 Ellen DeGeneres $1,959,046,746 2 $979,523,373
13 Queen Latifah $1,915,442,776 3 $638,480,925
14 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,902,997,681 3 $634,332,560
15 Chris Rock $1,902,997,681 3 $634,332,560
16 David Schwimmer $1,902,997,681 3 $634,332,560
17 Jack Black $1,815,362,461 4 $453,840,615
18 Albert Brooks $1,812,387,677 2 $906,193,839
19 Alan Tudyk $1,770,746,501 2 $885,373,251
20 Tom McGrath $1,714,089,026 3 $571,363,009
21 Antonio Banderas $1,676,776,207 4 $419,194,052
22 Josh Gad $1,627,064,508 2 $813,532,254
23 Owen Wilson $1,600,390,746 5 $320,078,149
24 Justin Long $1,453,655,552 5 $290,731,110
25 Matthew Gray Gubler $1,404,697,199 4 $351,174,300
26 Jesse McCartney $1,404,697,199 4 $351,174,300
27 Bill Hader $1,388,281,018 4 $347,070,255
28 Mindy Kaling $1,350,219,102 2 $675,109,551
29 Sacha Baron Cohen $1,346,438,115 2 $673,219,058
30 Cedric the Entertainer $1,346,438,115 2 $673,219,058
31 Andy Richter $1,346,438,115 2 $673,219,058
32 Will Arnett $1,331,054,560 5 $266,210,912
33 Robin Williams $1,318,995,043 4 $329,748,761
34 John Goodman $1,303,346,048 2 $651,673,024
35 Billy Crystal $1,303,346,048 2 $651,673,024
36 Andy Samberg $1,297,752,140 4 $324,438,035
37 Kristen Bell $1,274,234,980 1 $1,274,234,980
38 Santino Fontana $1,274,234,980 1 $1,274,234,980
39 Jonathan Groff $1,274,234,980 1 $1,274,234,980
40 Idina Menzel $1,274,234,980 1 $1,274,234,980
41 Sandra Bullock $1,167,245,366 1 $1,167,245,366
42 Jon Hamm $1,167,245,366 1 $1,167,245,366
43 John C. Reilly $1,130,842,014 2 $565,421,007
44 Matthew Broderick $1,077,933,707 2 $538,966,854
45 Nathan Lane $1,049,345,981 2 $524,672,991
46 Trey Parker $1,032,133,278 1 $1,032,133,278
47 Dan Whitney $1,021,806,629 2 $510,903,315
48 Ginnifer Goodwin $1,019,920,974 1 $1,019,920,974
49 Jason Bateman $1,019,920,974 1 $1,019,920,974
50 Reese Witherspoon $1,016,017,873 2 $508,008,937
51 Jonathan Taylor Thomas $1,003,134,269 2 $501,567,135
52 Will Ferrell $999,853,006 3 $333,284,335
53 Kevin Hart $999,252,310 2 $499,626,155
54 Rowan Atkinson $987,451,390 1 $987,451,390
55 Robert Guillaume $987,451,390 1 $987,451,390
56 Ernie Sabella $987,451,390 1 $987,451,390
57 Jeremy Irons $987,451,390 1 $987,451,390
58 Amy Poehler $987,447,764 3 $329,149,255
59 Jesse Eisenberg $980,366,100 2 $490,183,050
60 Anne Hathaway $980,366,100 3 $326,788,700
61 Conrad Vernon $967,167,755 2 $483,583,878
62 Barry Humphries $940,436,171 2 $470,218,086
63 Nicolas Cage $915,497,164 3 $305,165,721
64 Jonathan Winters $912,296,846 2 $456,148,423
65 Katy Perry $912,296,846 2 $456,148,423
66 Samuel L. Jackson $901,623,330 3 $300,541,110
67 Steve Buscemi $901,168,780 4 $225,292,195
68 Selena Gomez $876,726,831 3 $292,242,277
69 Ellie Kemper $875,958,307 1 $875,958,307
70 Hannibal Buress $875,958,307 1 $875,958,307
71 Louis C.K. $875,958,307 1 $875,958,307
72 Lake Bell $875,958,307 1 $875,958,307
73 Dana Carvey $875,958,307 1 $875,958,307
74 Jenny Slate $875,958,307 1 $875,958,307
75 Eric Stonestreet $875,958,307 1 $875,958,307
76 Bobby Moynihan $875,958,307 1 $875,958,307
77 Lewis Black $874,538,127 2 $437,269,064
78 Adam Sandler $872,864,412 3 $290,954,804
79 Ryan Reynolds $859,965,003 2 $429,982,502
80 Phyllis Smith $853,707,581 1 $853,707,581
81 Kevin James $849,257,210 2 $424,628,605
82 David Spade $849,257,210 2 $424,628,605
83 Jack McBrayer $806,796,858 3 $268,932,286
84 Alec Baldwin $799,218,236 2 $399,609,118
85 Henry Thomas $792,965,326 1 $792,965,326
86 Jim Carrey $747,721,879 3 $249,240,626
87 Frances McDormand $746,921,271 1 $746,921,271
88 Michael J. Fox $725,406,991 6 $120,901,165
89 Johnny Depp $721,330,058 2 $360,665,029
90 Keegan-Michael Key $681,687,596 3 $227,229,199
91 Benjamin Bratt $663,901,339 2 $331,950,670
92 Emma Thompson $652,406,397 2 $326,203,199
93 Auli'i Cravalho $639,537,208 1 $639,537,208
94 Dwayne Johnson $639,537,208 1 $639,537,208
95 Tracy Morgan $636,299,977 3 $212,099,992
96 Scarlett Johansson $634,330,493 1 $634,330,493
97 Taron Egerton $634,330,493 1 $634,330,493
98 Matthew McConaughey $634,330,493 1 $634,330,493
99 Tori Kelly $634,330,493 1 $634,330,493
100 Seth MacFarlane $634,330,493 1 $634,330,493

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Image attributions

Steve Carell: By Eva RinaldiUploaded by MyCanon (Steve Carell) [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Eddie Murphy: By David Shankbone (flickr) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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