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Box Office Star Records > Worldwide > Genres > Worldwide Leading Adventure Stars

Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Adventure Stars - International Leading Adventure Stars - Worldwide Leading Action Stars - Worldwide Leading Comedy Stars - Worldwide Leading Drama Stars - Worldwide Leading Thriller/Suspense Stars - Worldwide Leading Horror Stars - Worldwide Leading Romantic Comedy Stars - Worldwide Leading Musical Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative worldwide box office of all the Adventure 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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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), Postman Pat: The Movie ($8,660,022 in 2014)

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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), 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 17 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 Rupert Grint $7,735,816,799 9 $859,535,200
2 Emma Watson $7,727,156,777 8 $965,894,597
3 Daniel Radcliffe $7,727,156,777 8 $965,894,597
4 Johnny Depp $6,812,915,263 13 $524,070,405
5 Steve Carell $4,464,754,300 7 $637,822,043
6 Orlando Bloom $4,164,724,947 6 $694,120,825
7 Harrison Ford $3,982,797,898 8 $497,849,737
8 Eddie Murphy $3,685,276,687 9 $409,475,187
9 Geoffrey Rush $3,572,350,743 5 $714,470,149
10 Ralph Fiennes $3,550,008,542 4 $887,502,136
11 Ben Stiller $3,429,667,006 7 $489,952,429
12 Daisy Ridley $3,376,786,127 3 $1,125,595,376
13 John Boyega $3,376,786,127 3 $1,125,595,376
14 Adam Driver $3,376,786,127 3 $1,125,595,376
15 Denis Leary $3,253,068,079 6 $542,178,013
16 Mark Hamill $3,211,598,948 5 $642,319,790
17 Carrie Fisher $3,211,598,948 4 $802,899,737
18 John Leguizamo $3,181,324,256 6 $530,220,709
19 Ray Romano $3,181,324,256 5 $636,264,851
20 Mike Myers $3,126,214,818 5 $625,242,964
21 Martin Freeman $3,035,236,425 4 $758,809,106
22 Jack Black $3,006,279,940 6 $501,046,657
23 Cameron Diaz $2,992,396,535 4 $748,099,134
24 Ewan McGregor $2,991,126,784 6 $498,521,131
25 Viggo Mortensen $2,986,174,448 4 $746,543,612
26 Ian McKellen $2,963,313,971 3 $987,771,324
27 Liam Neeson $2,888,935,648 6 $481,489,275
28 Keira Knightley $2,868,468,303 4 $717,117,076
29 Simon Pegg $2,693,845,552 7 $384,835,079
30 Natalie Portman $2,532,739,169 4 $633,184,792
31 Tim Allen $2,518,725,686 8 $314,840,711
32 Tobey Maguire $2,511,677,275 3 $837,225,758
33 Elijah Wood $2,444,114,229 7 $349,159,176
34 Owen Wilson $2,399,547,348 8 $299,943,419
35 Tom Hanks $2,256,203,965 5 $451,240,793
36 Robin Williams $2,250,010,260 7 $321,430,037
37 Kristen Wiig $2,151,113,875 3 $717,037,958
38 Antonio Banderas $2,051,951,543 6 $341,991,924
39 Alan Rickman $2,000,246,481 2 $1,000,123,241
40 Kevin Hart $1,968,985,861 3 $656,328,620
41 Ellen DeGeneres $1,959,046,746 2 $979,523,373
42 Nicolas Cage $1,922,393,908 8 $240,299,239
43 Queen Latifah $1,915,442,776 3 $638,480,925
44 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,903,161,611 3 $634,387,204
45 Chris Rock $1,903,161,611 3 $634,387,204
46 David Schwimmer $1,903,161,611 3 $634,387,204
47 Dwayne Johnson $1,856,807,339 4 $464,201,835
48 Will Smith $1,835,150,402 4 $458,787,601
49 Albert Brooks $1,823,254,576 2 $911,627,288
50 Sacha Baron Cohen $1,804,092,210 4 $451,023,053
51 Bill Hader $1,790,512,081 5 $358,102,416
52 Samuel L. Jackson $1,759,403,891 5 $351,880,778
53 Ben Kingsley $1,740,425,062 5 $348,085,012
54 Hayden Christensen $1,728,596,514 4 $432,149,129
55 Tom McGrath $1,714,252,956 3 $571,417,652
56 Andy Serkis $1,701,811,812 4 $425,452,953
57 Michael J. Fox $1,687,020,507 10 $168,702,051
58 Brendan Fraser $1,680,519,770 7 $240,074,253
59 Bill Murray $1,623,489,416 5 $324,697,883
60 Ben Mendelsohn $1,621,398,860 2 $810,699,430
61 Chris Pine $1,616,094,999 5 $323,219,000
62 Scarlett Johansson $1,599,063,940 2 $799,531,970
63 Will Arnett $1,576,486,614 6 $262,747,769
64 Georgie Henley $1,556,067,810 3 $518,689,270
65 Skandar Keynes $1,556,067,810 3 $518,689,270
66 Alan Tudyk $1,547,500,009 2 $773,750,005
67 Robbie Coltrane $1,529,361,903 2 $764,680,952
68 John Goodman $1,497,514,105 4 $374,378,526
69 Justin Long $1,453,655,552 5 $290,731,110
70 Billy Crystal $1,424,178,431 3 $474,726,144
71 Matthew Gray Gubler $1,404,717,754 5 $280,943,551
72 Jesse McCartney $1,404,697,199 4 $351,174,300
73 Rowan Atkinson $1,387,034,960 3 $462,344,987
74 Kevin James $1,386,957,307 5 $277,391,461
75 Matthew McConaughey $1,380,463,803 3 $460,154,601
76 Tommy Lee Jones $1,370,878,067 3 $456,959,356
77 Mindy Kaling $1,350,219,102 2 $675,109,551
78 Andy Richter $1,346,602,045 2 $673,301,023
79 Cedric the Entertainer $1,346,602,045 2 $673,301,023
80 Zoe Saldana $1,342,685,410 5 $268,537,082
81 Rachel Weisz $1,341,784,934 3 $447,261,645
82 Penélope Cruz $1,338,481,716 2 $669,240,858
83 Patrick Gallagher $1,338,224,091 3 $446,074,697
84 Mizuo Peck $1,338,224,091 3 $446,074,697
85 Jay Baruchel $1,327,443,582 4 $331,860,896
86 Benicio del Toro $1,318,123,902 1 $1,318,123,902
87 Gwendoline Christie $1,318,123,902 1 $1,318,123,902
88 Kelly Marie Tran $1,318,123,902 1 $1,318,123,902
89 Domhnall Gleeson $1,318,123,902 1 $1,318,123,902
90 Oscar Isaac $1,318,123,902 2 $659,061,951
91 Anthony Daniels $1,318,123,902 1 $1,318,123,902
92 Adam Sandler $1,314,870,846 5 $262,974,169
93 Idris Elba $1,300,299,435 2 $650,149,718
94 Andy Samberg $1,297,752,140 5 $259,550,428
95 Anne Hathaway $1,257,808,481 4 $314,452,120
96 Jeff Bridges $1,251,985,140 5 $250,397,028
97 Angelina Jolie Pitt $1,238,690,717 5 $247,738,143
98 Wanda Sykes $1,223,162,384 2 $611,581,192
99 Nathan Lane $1,222,921,290 3 $407,640,430
100 Craig Ferguson $1,219,370,597 4 $304,842,649

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Image attributions

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

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

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