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Box Office Star Records > Worldwide > Per Year Acting > Top Worldwide 2000 Stars

Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Worldwide Box Office


See also: Top Domestic 2000 Stars - Top International 2000 Stars - Top Worldwide 2013 Stars - Top Worldwide 2014 Stars - Top Worldwide 2015 Stars - Top Worldwide 2016 Stars - Top Worldwide 2017 Stars - Top Worldwide 2018 Stars

This list shows the highest grossing stars of 2000 based on the Worldwide box office of the movies they had a leading role in in 2000 and the two preceeding years (voice-only roles excluded).

The Star Score in this list represent points assigned to each of the leading stars of top 100 (based on worldwide box office) movies in the current year and two preceding years. For appearing in the number one movie in a year a star gets 100 points, the number two movie 99 points and so on. This rewards actors for appearing in a number of hit films over the course of three years more than starring in just one monster hit over the same time period.

Top Worldwide 2001 Stars
  1
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Bruce Willis
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 49 films.
Top films contributed to this record: The Sixth Sense ($672,806,292 in 1999), Armageddon ($554,600,000 in 1998), Unbreakable ($248,099,143 in 2000), The Siege ($116,625,798 in 1998), The Whole Nine Yards ($85,527,867 in 2000), The Kid ($69,688,384 in 2000)

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Tom Hanks
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 44 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Saving Private Ryan ($485,035,085 in 1998), Cast Away ($427,230,516 in 2000), The Green Mile ($290,701,374 in 1999), You've Got Mail ($250,800,000 in 1998)

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Nicolas Cage
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 72 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Gone in 60 Seconds ($232,643,008 in 2000), City of Angels ($198,750,909 in 1998), The Family Man ($124,715,863 in 2000), Snake Eyes ($103,891,409 in 1998), 8MM ($96,398,826 in 1999)

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Complete List

Rank Name Star
Score
Movies Average
Billing
1 Bruce Willis 495 8 2.6
2 Tom Hanks 374 4 1.0
3 Nicolas Cage 366 5 0.8
4 Julia Roberts 349 4 1.0
5 Mel Gibson 348 4 0.7
6 George Clooney 337 5 2.0
7 Jim Carrey 297 4 3.3
8 Sandra Bullock 296 5 1.0
9 Denzel Washington 291 6 0.8
10 Robert De Niro 291 5 1.2
11 Eddie Murphy 286 4 1.3
12 Samuel L. Jackson 275 5 1.8
13 Adam Sandler 269 4 1.0
14 Drew Barrymore 258 4 1.3
15 Cameron Diaz 258 4 1.5
16 Catherine Zeta-Jones 248 3 2.3
17 Matt Damon 247 6 4.0
18 Gwyneth Paltrow 246 4 1.8
19 Ben Stiller 241 4 1.7
20 Meg Ryan 238 4 3.8
21 Ben Affleck 228 4 2.0
22 Harrison Ford 218 3 0.7
23 Robin Williams 197 3 0.3
24 Will Smith 188 3 1.0
25 Johnny Depp 188 3 2.3
26 Russell Crowe 184 3 1.7
27 Angelina Jolie Pitt 181 3 2.0
28 Liam Neeson 180 2 1.0
29 Dennis Quaid 172 3 4.7
30 Tommy Lee Jones 168 3 1.3
31 Tom Cruise 167 2 1.0
32 Heather Graham 165 2 3.5
33 Jackie Chan 159 3 1.0
34 Brad Pitt 153 3 2.0
35 John Travolta 153 3 4.0
36 Keanu Reeves 147 3 4.0
37 Richard Gere 147 2 6.0
38 Arnold Schwarzenegger 142 2 5.5
39 Michael Douglas 140 3 4.0
40 Antonio Banderas 134 2 1.0
41 Kristin Scott Thomas 128 2 2.0
42 Wesley Snipes 125 3 4.3
43 Nicole Kidman 122 2 2.0
44 Kevin Costner 121 3 3.7
45 Salma Hayek 121 2 4.0
46 Natalie Portman 119 2 6.5
47 John Cusack 119 3 6.7
48 Chow Yun-Fat 118 2 6.0
49 Anthony Hopkins 116 2 1.5
50 Michelle Pfeiffer 116 3 7.3
51 Jennifer Lopez 115 2 1.5
52 Gene Hackman 115 2 2.0
53 Kirsten Dunst 115 2 5.5
54 Al Pacino 111 2 1.0
55 Brendan Fraser 108 2 1.0
56 Diane Lane 105 2 7.0
57 Ice Cube 103 2 6.5
58 Ewan McGregor 100 1 2.0
59 Liv Tyler 100 1 3.0
60 Jake Lloyd 100 1 4.0
61 Edward Burns 99 1 2.0
62 Tom Sizemore 99 1 3.0
63 Haley Joel Osment 99 1 4.0
64 Laurence Fishburne 97 1 2.0
65 Helen Hunt 97 1 2.0
66 Carrie Anne Moss 97 1 3.0
67 Joe Pantoliano 97 1 5.0
68 Tobey Maguire 96 2 0.5
69 Rachel Weisz 95 1 2.0
70 Reese Witherspoon 94 2 0.0
71 Hugh Grant 94 1 0.0
72 Blythe Danner 94 1 3.0
73 Teri Polo 94 1 4.0
74 William Fichtner 93 1 5.0
75 Danny Glover 92 1 0.0
76 Patrick Stewart 92 1 1.0
77 Hugh Jackman 92 1 2.0
78 Ian McKellen 92 1 3.0
79 Mike Myers 91 1 1.0
80 Joseph Fiennes 91 1 2.0
81 Shawn Wayans 90 1 1.0
82 William Hurt 90 2 1.0
83 Marlon Wayans 90 1 2.0
84 Cheri Oteri 90 1 3.0
85 Shannon Elizabeth 90 1 4.0
86 Anna Faris 90 1 5.0
87 Lucy Alexis Liu 89 1 3.0
88 Michael Clarke Duncan 88 1 4.0
89 Heather Donahue 87 1 1.0
90 Joshua Leonard 87 1 2.0
91 Edward Norton 87 2 2.0
92 Chris Tucker 87 1 2.0
93 Michael C. Williams 87 1 3.0
94 Mark Wahlberg 86 2 1.5
95 Cole Sprouse 85 1 4.0
96 Dylan Sprouse 85 1 4.0
97 Steve Martin 84 2 0.5
98 Kevin Kline 84 1 2.0
99 Zhang Ziyi 83 1 10.0
100 Christina Ricci 81 1 2.0

The Average Billing column contains the average billing position of this cast/crew member for the selected films.

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Image attributions

Bruce Willis: Gage Skidmore [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Tom Hanks: By Yeoman 1st Class Donna Lou Morgan [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Nicolas Cage: Gerald Geronimo [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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