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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 $6,821,345,693 14 $487,238,978
5 Steve Carell $4,464,741,810 7 $637,820,259
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 $3,567,686,151 5 $713,537,230
10 Ralph Fiennes $3,550,008,542 4 $887,502,136
11 Ben Stiller $3,429,660,902 7 $489,951,557
12 John Boyega $3,376,754,265 3 $1,125,584,755
13 Adam Driver $3,376,754,265 3 $1,125,584,755
14 Daisy Ridley $3,376,754,265 3 $1,125,584,755
15 Denis Leary $3,253,049,714 6 $542,174,952
16 Carrie Fisher $3,211,567,086 4 $802,891,772
17 Mark Hamill $3,211,567,086 5 $642,313,417
18 John Leguizamo $3,182,660,045 6 $530,443,341
19 Ray Romano $3,181,305,891 5 $636,261,178
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 $3,009,539,428 6 $501,589,905
23 Cameron Diaz $2,992,396,535 4 $748,099,134
24 Ewan McGregor $2,991,126,784 7 $427,303,826
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 5 $573,693,661
29 Simon Pegg $2,702,038,544 7 $386,005,506
30 Samuel L. Jackson $2,625,754,695 5 $525,150,939
31 Natalie Portman $2,532,739,169 4 $633,184,792
32 Tim Allen $2,518,725,686 9 $279,858,410
33 Tobey Maguire $2,511,677,275 3 $837,225,758
34 Elijah Wood $2,444,114,229 7 $349,159,176
35 Owen Wilson $2,399,502,602 8 $299,937,825
36 Tom Hanks $2,256,203,965 6 $376,033,994
37 Robin Williams $2,250,010,260 7 $321,430,037
38 Antonio Banderas $2,051,951,543 6 $341,991,924
39 Kristen Wiig $2,009,746,991 2 $1,004,873,496
40 Alan Rickman $2,000,246,481 2 $1,000,123,241
41 Kevin Hart $1,972,180,679 4 $493,045,170
42 Ellen DeGeneres $1,957,834,737 2 $978,917,369
43 Nicolas Cage $1,922,393,908 8 $240,299,239
44 Queen Latifah $1,915,424,411 3 $638,474,804
45 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,903,161,611 3 $634,387,204
46 Chris Rock $1,903,161,611 3 $634,387,204
47 David Schwimmer $1,903,161,611 3 $634,387,204
48 Dwayne Johnson $1,860,066,827 4 $465,016,707
49 Will Smith $1,835,150,402 5 $367,030,080
50 Albert Brooks $1,823,209,158 2 $911,604,579
51 Sacha Baron Cohen $1,803,583,916 4 $450,895,979
52 Bill Hader $1,794,525,160 5 $358,905,032
53 Ben Kingsley $1,740,343,481 5 $348,068,696
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 Chris Pine $1,629,763,126 5 $325,952,625
60 Ben Mendelsohn $1,629,610,217 2 $814,805,109
61 Bill Murray $1,623,407,835 5 $324,681,567
62 Scarlett Johansson $1,598,773,269 2 $799,386,635
63 Will Arnett $1,575,905,466 7 $225,129,352
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 Kevin James $1,509,660,718 6 $251,610,120
69 John Goodman $1,497,514,105 4 $374,378,526
70 Craig T. Nelson $1,481,125,342 2 $740,562,671
71 Sarah Vowell $1,481,125,342 2 $740,562,671
72 Holly Hunter $1,481,125,342 2 $740,562,671
73 Justin Long $1,453,655,552 5 $290,731,110
74 Adam Sandler $1,437,574,257 5 $287,514,851
75 Billy Crystal $1,424,178,431 3 $474,726,144
76 Andy Samberg $1,420,383,591 5 $284,076,718
77 Matthew Gray Gubler $1,404,717,754 5 $280,943,551
78 Jesse McCartney $1,404,697,199 4 $351,174,300
79 Rowan Atkinson $1,386,040,103 3 $462,013,368
80 Matthew McConaughey $1,380,254,713 3 $460,084,904
81 Tommy Lee Jones $1,370,878,067 3 $456,959,356
82 Mindy Kaling $1,354,232,181 2 $677,116,091
83 Cedric the Entertainer $1,346,602,045 2 $673,301,023
84 Andy Richter $1,346,602,045 2 $673,301,023
85 Zoe Saldana $1,342,685,326 5 $268,537,065
86 Rachel Weisz $1,341,784,934 3 $447,261,645
87 Penélope Cruz $1,338,481,716 2 $669,240,858
88 Mizuo Peck $1,338,224,091 3 $446,074,697
89 Patrick Gallagher $1,338,224,091 3 $446,074,697
90 Jay Baruchel $1,327,443,582 4 $331,860,896
91 Kelly Marie Tran $1,318,092,040 1 $1,318,092,040
92 Domhnall Gleeson $1,318,092,040 1 $1,318,092,040
93 Anthony Daniels $1,318,092,040 1 $1,318,092,040
94 Oscar Isaac $1,318,092,040 3 $439,364,013
95 Gwendoline Christie $1,318,092,040 1 $1,318,092,040
96 Benicio del Toro $1,318,092,040 1 $1,318,092,040
97 Idris Elba $1,300,217,854 2 $650,108,927
98 Anne Hathaway $1,257,300,187 4 $314,325,047
99 Jeff Bridges $1,251,985,140 5 $250,397,028
100 Angelina Jolie Pitt $1,238,690,717 6 $206,448,453

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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