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Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Paramount Pictures Stars - International Leading Paramount Pictures Stars - Worldwide Leading Warner Bros. Stars - Worldwide Leading Walt Disney Stars - Worldwide Leading Universal Stars - Worldwide Leading Sony Pictures Stars - Worldwide Leading 20th Century Fox Stars - Worldwide Leading Lionsgate Stars - Worldwide Leading MGM Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative worldwide box office of all the Paramount Pictures 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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Tom Cruise
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 35 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Mission: Impossible—Rogue Nation ($700,868,363 in 2015), Mission: Impossible—Ghost Protocol ($694,713,230 in 2011), Mission: Impossible 2 ($549,588,516 in 2000), Mission: Impossible ($457,697,994 in 1996), Mission: Impossible III ($397,501,348 in 2006), Top Gun ($356,800,601 in 1986), The Firm ($270,340,892 in 1993), Jack Reacher ($217,370,736 in 2012), Vanilla Sky ($202,726,605 in 2001), Jack Reacher: Never Go Back ($160,038,407 in 2016)

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Shia LaBeouf
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Transformers: Dark of the Moon ($1,123,790,543 in 2011), Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen ($836,519,699 in 2009), Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull ($786,635,413 in 2008), Transformers ($708,272,592 in 2007), Eagle Eye ($178,066,569 in 2008), Disturbia ($118,537,627 in 2007)

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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 the Third ($807,330,936 in 2007), Shrek Forever After ($756,244,673 in 2010), Beverly Hills Cop ($316,300,000 in 1984), Coming to America ($288,800,000 in 1988), Beverly Hills Cop II ($276,665,036 in 1987), Norbit ($158,973,607 in 2007), Another 48 Hrs. ($152,747,413 in 1990), Boomerang ($131,052,444 in 1992), Beverly Hills Cop III ($119,180,938 in 1994), Harlem Nights ($95,857,262 in 1989)

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Complete List

Rank Name Worldwide
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Tom Cruise $4,165,317,425 12 $347,109,785
2 Shia LaBeouf $3,751,822,443 6 $625,303,741
3 Eddie Murphy $3,475,726,493 18 $193,095,916
4 Leonardo DiCaprio $2,897,540,591 3 $965,846,864
5 Harrison Ford $2,668,084,841 11 $242,553,167
6 Kate Winslet $2,401,755,331 3 $800,585,110
7 Simon Pegg $1,884,173,572 4 $471,043,393
8 Mike Myers $1,834,796,949 5 $366,959,390
9 Megan Fox $1,790,416,139 3 $596,805,380
10 Ben Stiller $1,781,645,765 6 $296,940,961
11 Jack Black $1,762,443,616 6 $293,740,603
12 Mark Wahlberg $1,731,325,895 10 $173,132,590
13 Sacha Baron Cohen $1,706,798,726 4 $426,699,682
14 Chris Pine $1,627,738,656 5 $325,547,731
15 Chris Rock $1,563,675,398 4 $390,918,850
16 Cameron Diaz $1,563,575,609 2 $781,787,805
17 Robert Downey, Jr. $1,556,090,361 7 $222,298,623
18 Cedric the Entertainer $1,423,527,657 5 $284,705,531
19 Gwyneth Paltrow $1,384,850,925 4 $346,212,731
20 David Schwimmer $1,346,602,045 2 $673,301,023
21 Andy Richter $1,346,602,045 2 $673,301,023
22 Jada Pinkett Smith $1,346,602,045 2 $673,301,023
23 Tom McGrath $1,346,602,045 2 $673,301,023
24 Antonio Banderas $1,311,232,150 2 $655,616,075
25 John Travolta $1,298,169,932 9 $144,241,104
26 John Cho $1,193,269,568 4 $298,317,392
27 Zachary Quinto $1,189,460,342 3 $396,486,781
28 Zoe Saldana $1,189,460,342 3 $396,486,781
29 Karl Urban $1,189,460,342 3 $396,486,781
30 Karen Allen $1,154,087,492 2 $577,043,746
31 Will Ferrell $1,144,258,642 7 $163,465,520
32 Brad Pitt $1,127,939,972 5 $225,587,994
33 Cate Blanchett $1,116,267,371 2 $558,133,686
34 Jeremy Renner $1,112,841,818 3 $370,947,273
35 Mel Gibson $1,035,588,887 5 $207,117,777
36 Ray Winstone $981,715,992 2 $490,857,996
37 Dwayne Johnson $876,938,180 4 $219,234,545
38 William Shatner $868,397,247 6 $144,732,875
39 Jeff Bridges $837,448,475 2 $418,724,238
40 Demi Moore $804,445,164 4 $201,111,291
41 Scarlett Johansson $799,462,942 3 $266,487,647
42 Jude Law $797,638,907 6 $132,939,818
43 Matthew McConaughey $796,155,323 2 $398,077,662
44 Idris Elba $785,724,930 2 $392,862,465
45 Don Cheadle $781,714,827 2 $390,857,414
46 Bruce Willis $758,591,190 3 $252,863,730
47 Frances McDormand $746,921,271 1 $746,921,271
48 Channing Tatum $744,718,365 4 $186,179,591
49 Steve Carell $735,542,255 4 $183,885,564
50 Anton Yelchin $725,810,247 3 $241,936,749
51 Johnny Depp $697,316,537 6 $116,219,423
52 Tom Wilkinson $694,713,230 1 $694,713,230
53 Michael Nyqvist $694,713,230 1 $694,713,230
54 Anil Kapoor $694,713,230 1 $694,713,230
55 Paula Patton $694,713,230 1 $694,713,230
56 Lea Seydoux $694,713,230 1 $694,713,230
57 Vladimir Mashkov $694,713,230 1 $694,713,230
58 Josh Holloway $694,713,230 1 $694,713,230
59 Tom Hanks $679,850,637 1 $679,850,637
60 Byung-hun Lee $678,209,722 2 $339,104,861
61 Sean Connery $674,671,806 2 $337,335,903
62 Richard Gere $656,816,831 9 $72,979,648
63 Natalie Portman $641,426,997 3 $213,808,999
64 Will Arnett $627,311,228 2 $313,655,614
65 Mickey Rourke $621,156,389 1 $621,156,389
66 Nicolas Cage $619,485,734 7 $88,497,962
67 Peter Cullen $603,968,683 1 $603,968,683
68 Christopher Miller $599,680,774 1 $599,680,774
69 Christopher Knights $599,680,774 1 $599,680,774
70 Conrad Vernon $599,680,774 1 $599,680,774
71 Terrence Howard $585,171,547 1 $585,171,547
72 Paul Hogan $567,809,716 2 $283,904,858
73 Salma Hayek $554,987,477 1 $554,987,477
74 Zach Galifianakis $554,987,477 1 $554,987,477
75 Isla Fisher $552,625,502 2 $276,312,751
76 Patrick Swayze $545,500,000 2 $272,750,000
77 Jay Baruchel $543,551,969 2 $271,775,985
78 Alice Eve $516,062,561 2 $258,031,281
79 Matt Damon $491,155,047 6 $81,859,175
80 Hugh Jackman $486,258,028 2 $243,129,014
81 Jeremy Howard $485,004,754 1 $485,004,754
82 Noel Fisher $485,004,754 1 $485,004,754
83 Pete Ploszek $485,004,754 1 $485,004,754
84 Tohoru Masamune $485,004,754 1 $485,004,754
85 Alan Ritchson $485,004,754 1 $485,004,754
86 Angelina Jolie Pitt $480,153,982 3 $160,051,327
87 Jim Carrey $477,074,225 2 $238,537,113
88 Michael Byrne $474,171,806 1 $474,171,806
89 John Rhys-Davies $474,171,806 1 $474,171,806
90 Denholm Elliott $474,171,806 1 $474,171,806
91 Alison Doody $474,171,806 1 $474,171,806
92 Benedict Cumberbatch $467,381,584 1 $467,381,584
93 Morgan Freeman $451,040,294 4 $112,760,074
94 Anthony Hopkins $449,326,618 1 $449,326,618
95 Chris Hemsworth $449,326,618 1 $449,326,618
96 Tom Hiddleston $449,326,618 1 $449,326,618
97 Tommy Lee Jones $442,289,707 2 $221,144,854
98 Jai Courtney $440,160,956 1 $440,160,956
99 Arnold Schwarzenegger $440,160,956 1 $440,160,956
100 Jason Clarke $440,160,956 1 $440,160,956

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Image attributions

Tom Cruise: Gage Skidmore [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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

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