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Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Real Life Events Movies (Rank 201-300)


See also: Domestic Leading Based on Real Life Events Stars - International Leading Based on Real Life Events Stars - Worldwide Leading Original Screenplay Stars - Worldwide Leading Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Stars - Worldwide Leading Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Stars - Worldwide Leading Remake Stars - Worldwide Leading Based on TV Stars - Worldwide Leading Based on Factual Book/Article Stars - Worldwide Leading Based on Play Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative worldwide box office of all the Based on Real Life Events 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.

Rank Name Worldwide
Box Office
Movies Average
201 The Edge $36,381,388 3 $12,127,129
202 Renée Zellweger $35,891,257 2 $17,945,629
203 Larry Mullen, Jr. $34,771,225 2 $17,385,613
204 Bono $34,771,225 2 $17,385,613
205 Adam Clayton $34,771,225 2 $17,385,613
206 Willem Dafoe $34,631,078 2 $17,315,539
207 Gene Hackman $34,603,000 1 $34,603,000
208 Chris Cooper $34,458,779 1 $34,458,779
209 Ioan Gruffudd $32,183,710 1 $32,183,710
210 Emily Blunt $31,878,891 1 $31,878,891
211 Steve Carell $31,407,222 2 $15,703,611
212 Jessica Lange $31,390,587 1 $31,390,587
213 Harry Shearer $31,279,211 1 $31,279,211
214 Andy Lau $31,221,927 1 $31,221,927
215 Zach Galifianakis $30,910,372 1 $30,910,372
216 Jason Sudeikis $30,910,372 1 $30,910,372
217 Owen Wilson $30,910,372 1 $30,910,372
218 Kristen Wiig $30,910,372 1 $30,910,372
219 Jeff Bridges $30,907,670 2 $15,453,835
220 Joe Jonas $30,428,831 1 $30,428,831
221 Nick Jonas $30,428,831 1 $30,428,831
222 Kevin Jonas $30,428,831 1 $30,428,831
223 Idris Elba $29,890,402 1 $29,890,402
224 Abbie Cornish $29,469,758 4 $7,367,440
225 Judi Dench $29,196,944 1 $29,196,944
226 Winona Ryder $29,110,438 2 $14,555,219
227 Danny De Vito $28,391,473 1 $28,391,473
228 Jack Nicholson $28,391,473 1 $28,391,473
229 Christoph Waltz $27,317,872 2 $13,658,936
230 Kenneth Branagh $27,090,745 1 $27,090,745
231 Miles Teller $26,926,447 2 $13,463,224
232 Nicole Kidman $26,679,980 3 $8,893,327
233 Rosamund Pike $26,551,989 2 $13,275,995
234 Chi Cao $25,941,437 1 $25,941,437
235 Adrien Brody $25,768,767 2 $12,884,384
236 Timothy Spall $25,656,956 2 $12,828,478
237 Sally Hawkins $25,460,564 2 $12,730,282
238 John Krasinski $25,268,680 1 $25,268,680
239 Ahmaogak Sweeney $25,268,680 1 $25,268,680
240 Tim Roth $25,199,891 1 $25,199,891
241 Daniel Day-Lewis $25,096,862 1 $25,096,862
242 Pete Postlethwaite $25,096,862 1 $25,096,862
243 Natalie Portman $25,085,974 1 $25,085,974
244 Sean Astin $23,910,054 2 $11,955,027
245 Kevin Spacey $23,432,223 4 $5,858,056
246 Peter O'Toole $22,295,024 1 $22,295,024
247 Katharine Hepburn $22,295,024 1 $22,295,024
248 Kiefer Sutherland $22,215,235 2 $11,107,618
249 Stephan James $22,178,125 1 $22,178,125
250 Miranda Richardson $22,046,776 2 $11,023,388
251 Pal Sverre Hagen $21,572,102 1 $21,572,102
252 Octavia Spencer $21,571,189 2 $10,785,595
253 Jillian Estell $21,571,189 1 $21,571,189
254 John Boyega $21,545,532 1 $21,545,532
255 Algee Smith $21,545,532 1 $21,545,532
256 Jennifer Connelly $21,019,693 2 $10,509,847
257 Taylor Kitsch $20,678,370 1 $20,678,370
258 James Badge Dale $20,678,370 1 $20,678,370
259 Gaston Cocchiarale $20,646,813 1 $20,646,813
260 Lili Popovich $20,646,813 1 $20,646,813
261 Giselle Motta $20,646,813 1 $20,646,813
262 Franco Masini $20,646,813 1 $20,646,813
263 Guillermo Francella $20,646,813 1 $20,646,813
264 Antonia Bengoechea $20,646,813 1 $20,646,813
265 Peter Lanzani $20,646,813 1 $20,646,813
266 Sylvester Stallone $20,388,920 1 $20,388,920
267 Mads Mikkelsen $18,983,277 1 $18,983,277
268 Alicia Vikander $18,983,277 1 $18,983,277
269 Mikkel Boe Folsgaard $18,983,277 1 $18,983,277
270 Dan Stevens $18,187,337 3 $6,062,446
271 L. Scott Caldwell $17,987,340 1 $17,987,340
272 Mike Vogel $17,987,340 1 $17,987,340
273 Erika Christensen $17,987,340 1 $17,987,340
274 Faye Dunaway $17,987,340 1 $17,987,340
275 Frankie Faison $17,987,340 1 $17,987,340
276 Bill Murray $17,901,815 2 $8,950,908
277 Emma Stone $17,826,663 1 $17,826,663
278 Michael B. Jordan $17,549,645 1 $17,549,645
279 Sonam Kapoor $17,485,687 1 $17,485,687
280 Daryl Hannah $17,252,287 1 $17,252,287
281 Ben Whishaw $17,220,091 1 $17,220,091
282 Andrea Riseborough $16,583,941 2 $8,291,971
283 Gugu Mbatha-Raw $16,511,348 1 $16,511,348
284 Joan Leslie $16,400,000 1 $16,400,000
285 Gary Cooper $16,400,000 1 $16,400,000
286 Walter Brennan $16,400,000 1 $16,400,000
287 Mick Jagger $16,173,879 1 $16,173,879
288 Charlie Watts $16,173,879 1 $16,173,879
289 Ronnie Wood $16,173,879 1 $16,173,879
290 Keith Richards $16,173,879 1 $16,173,879
291 James McAvoy $15,907,411 1 $15,907,411
292 Robin Wright $15,907,411 1 $15,907,411
293 Brendan Fraser $15,826,984 1 $15,826,984
294 Daniel Mays $15,644,196 1 $15,644,196
295 Jaime Winstone $15,644,196 1 $15,644,196
296 Bob Hoskins $15,644,196 1 $15,644,196
297 Geraldine James $15,644,196 1 $15,644,196
298 Dominic Purcell $15,337,855 1 $15,337,855
299 John Cusack $14,949,908 1 $14,949,908
300 Paul Dano $14,949,908 1 $14,949,908

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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