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Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Western Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Western Stars - International Leading Western Stars - Worldwide 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 Western 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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Kevin Costner
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 34 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Dances with Wolves ($424,200,000 in 1990), Open Range ($68,613,992 in 2003), Silverado ($33,200,000 in 1985), Wyatt Earp ($25,052,000 in 1994)

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Jamie Foxx
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 15 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Django Unchained ($449,948,323 in 2012)

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Christoph Waltz
Best known as a Lead Ensemble Member Actress based on credits in that role in 5 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Django Unchained ($449,948,323 in 2012)

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Complete List

Rank Name Worldwide
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Kevin Costner $551,065,992 4 $137,766,498
2 Jamie Foxx $449,948,323 1 $449,948,323
3 Christoph Waltz $449,948,323 1 $449,948,323
4 Leonardo DiCaprio $449,948,323 1 $449,948,323
5 Jeff Bridges $289,861,232 2 $144,930,616
6 Matt Damon $270,397,195 2 $135,198,598
7 Clint Eastwood $270,298,015 9 $30,033,113
8 Johnny Depp $261,027,603 2 $130,513,802
9 Ruth Wilson $260,002,115 1 $260,002,115
10 Armie Hammer $260,002,115 1 $260,002,115
11 Helena Bonham Carter $260,002,115 1 $260,002,115
12 William Fichtner $260,002,115 1 $260,002,115
13 Tom Wilkinson $260,002,115 1 $260,002,115
14 Hailee Steinfeld $252,341,521 2 $126,170,761
15 Josh Brolin $252,276,928 1 $252,276,928
16 Kurt Russell $202,429,950 3 $67,476,650
17 Jodie Foster $183,015,237 1 $183,015,237
18 Mel Gibson $183,015,237 1 $183,015,237
19 James Garner $183,015,237 1 $183,015,237
20 Gene Hackman $177,709,907 2 $88,854,954
21 Ethan Hawke $159,816,630 2 $79,908,315
22 Martin Sensmeier $159,762,983 1 $159,762,983
23 Vincent D'Onofrio $159,762,983 1 $159,762,983
24 Denzel Washington $159,762,983 1 $159,762,983
25 Byung-hun Lee $159,762,983 1 $159,762,983
26 Chris Pratt $159,762,983 1 $159,762,983
27 Manuel Garcia Rulfo $159,762,983 1 $159,762,983
28 Richard Harris $159,157,447 1 $159,157,447
29 Morgan Freeman $159,157,447 1 $159,157,447
30 Michael Madsen $145,443,360 1 $145,443,360
31 Demián Bichir $145,443,360 1 $145,443,360
32 Walton Goggins $145,443,360 1 $145,443,360
33 Bruce Dern $145,443,360 1 $145,443,360
34 Jennifer Jason Leigh $145,443,360 1 $145,443,360
35 Samuel L. Jackson $145,443,360 1 $145,443,360
36 Tim Roth $145,443,360 1 $145,443,360
37 Viggo Mortensen $135,998,184 2 $67,999,092
38 Matthew McConaughey $111,662,091 1 $111,662,091
39 Idris Elba $111,662,091 1 $111,662,091
40 Omar Sharif $108,086,731 1 $108,086,731
41 Louise Lombard $108,086,731 1 $108,086,731
42 Robert Redford $102,308,900 1 $102,308,900
43 Paul Newman $102,308,900 1 $102,308,900
44 Emilio Estevez $88,870,054 2 $44,435,027
45 Jackie Chan $71,189,835 1 $71,189,835
46 Russell Crowe $71,171,825 1 $71,171,825
47 Annette Bening $68,613,992 1 $68,613,992
48 Abraham Benrubi $68,613,992 1 $68,613,992
49 Robert Duvall $68,613,992 1 $68,613,992
50 Dennis Quaid $48,963,362 2 $24,481,681
51 Charlie Sheen $44,726,644 1 $44,726,644
52 Dermot Mulroney $44,726,644 1 $44,726,644
53 Kiefer Sutherland $44,726,644 2 $22,363,322
54 Casey Siemaszko $44,726,644 1 $44,726,644
55 Lou Diamond Phillips $44,726,644 1 $44,726,644
56 Tommy Lee Jones $41,696,286 2 $20,848,143
57 Cate Blanchett $38,253,433 1 $38,253,433
58 Ben Foster $37,584,304 1 $37,584,304
59 Chris Pine $37,584,304 1 $37,584,304
60 Colin Farrell $28,039,038 1 $28,039,038
61 Nicole Kidman $28,039,038 1 $28,039,038
62 Kirsten Dunst $28,039,038 1 $28,039,038
63 Elle Fanning $28,039,038 1 $28,039,038
64 Renée Zellweger $27,911,453 1 $27,911,453
65 Ed Harris $27,911,453 1 $27,911,453
66 Sharon Stone $18,552,460 1 $18,552,460
67 Brad Pitt $15,313,631 1 $15,313,631
68 Casey Affleck $15,313,631 1 $15,313,631
69 Andie MacDowell $15,187,851 1 $15,187,851
70 Mary Stuart Masterson $15,187,851 1 $15,187,851
71 Drew Barrymore $15,187,851 1 $15,187,851
72 Madeleine Stowe $15,187,851 1 $15,187,851
73 Richard Egan $9,000,000 1 $9,000,000
74 Debra Paget $9,000,000 1 $9,000,000
75 Elvis Presley $9,000,000 1 $9,000,000
76 Patrick Swayze $8,247,627 1 $8,247,627
77 Oliver Platt $8,247,627 1 $8,247,627
78 Jingchu Zhang $7,693,519 1 $7,693,519
79 Gengxin Lin $7,693,519 1 $7,693,519
80 John Candy $4,358,940 1 $4,358,940
81 Hilary Swank $3,442,853 1 $3,442,853
82 Noah Emmerich $2,976,636 1 $2,976,636
83 Natalie Portman $2,976,636 1 $2,976,636
84 Joel Edgerton $2,976,636 1 $2,976,636
85 Ewan McGregor $2,976,636 1 $2,976,636
86 Rosamund Pike $2,142,400 1 $2,142,400
87 Christian Bale $2,142,400 1 $2,142,400
88 Wes Studi $2,142,400 1 $2,142,400
89 Caren Pistorius $1,393,329 1 $1,393,329
90 Kodi Smit-McPhee $1,393,329 1 $1,393,329
91 Michael Fassbender $1,393,329 1 $1,393,329
92 Ben Mendelsohn $1,393,329 1 $1,393,329
93 Francois Damiens $1,317,130 1 $1,317,130
94 Finnegan Oldfield $1,317,130 1 $1,317,130
95 Tobey Maguire $630,779 1 $630,779
96 Matthew Fox $481,525 1 $481,525
97 Richard Jenkins $481,525 1 $481,525
98 Patrick Wilson $481,525 1 $481,525
99 Liam Neeson $418,296 1 $418,296
100 Pierce Brosnan $418,296 1 $418,296

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Image attributions

Kevin Costner: Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Jamie Foxx: Georges Biard [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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