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Jill Scott

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $172,990,949 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #18,687)
Best-known acting roles: Sheila (Why Did I Get Married Too?), Sheila (Why Did I Get Married?), DeeDee Brown (Get on Up), Gail (Baggage Claim)
Most productive collaborators: Janet Jackson, Tyler Perry, Sharon Leal, Malik Yoba, Paula Patton

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$85,774,460$3,499,586$89,274,046
Leading1$60,095,852$735,215$60,831,067
Lead Ensemble Member1$21,569,509$1,316,327$22,885,836
Inverviewee1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)3$0$0$0

Career Trend

This graph shows Jill Scott’s score on our annual analysis of leading stars at the box office. The Star Score represents points assigned to each of the leading stars of the top 100 movies (based on box office) 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..

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/1/2017 Love Beats Rhymes   $0 $0 $0
6/2/2015 With This Ring   $0 $0 $0
8/1/2014 Get on Up DeeDee Brown  $30,569,935 $2,769,933 $33,339,868
7/11/2014 Made in America Herself  $0 $0 $0
9/27/2013 Baggage Claim Gail  $21,569,509 $1,316,327 $22,885,836
4/2/2010 Why Did I Get Married Too? Sheila   $60,095,852 $735,215 $60,831,067
12/31/2009 The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Precious Ramotswe  $0 $0 $0
10/12/2007 Why Did I Get Married? Sheila  $55,204,525 $729,653 $55,934,178
Movies: 8Totals:$167,439,821$5,551,128$172,990,949
  Averages:$20,929,978$693,891$21,623,869

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/27/2013 Baggage Claim $9,031,102 2,030 $21,569,509 $22,885,836 94.2%
4/2/2010 Why Did I Get Married Too? $29,289,537 2,155 $60,095,852 $60,831,067 98.8%
Movies: 2Totals:  $81,665,361$83,716,903 
 Averages:$19,160,3202,093$40,832,681$41,858,45296.5%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/1/2014 Get on Up $13,585,915 2,469 $30,569,935 $33,339,868 91.7%
10/12/2007 Why Did I Get Married? $21,353,789 2,034 $55,204,525 $55,934,178 98.7%
Movies: 2Totals:  $85,774,460$89,274,046 
 Averages:$17,469,8522,252$42,887,230$44,637,02395.2%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,291 $81,665,361
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 16,801-16,900) 16,878 $85,774,460
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,901-9,000) 8,928 $167,439,821
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,884 $81,665,361
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 32,101-32,200) 32,147 $30,569,935
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,801-9,900) 9,864 $167,439,821
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,142 $2,051,542
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 40,401-40,500) 40,490 $3,499,586
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 39,601-39,700) 39,627 $5,551,128
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,001-7,100) 7,047 $2,051,542
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 37,401-37,500) 37,444 $2,769,933
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 41,801-41,900) 41,864 $5,551,128
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,760 $83,716,903
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 27,201-27,300) 27,266 $89,274,046
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,201-17,300) 17,220 $172,990,949
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,810 $83,716,903
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 36,001-36,100) 36,009 $33,339,868
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,601-18,700) 18,687 $172,990,949
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 301 45
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 316 45
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 339 45
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 398 7
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 446 7
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 518 7
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 709 $21,569,509
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 22 $60,095,852
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 929 $1,316,327
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 117 $735,215
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 801-900) 822 $22,885,836
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 40 $60,831,067
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,034 $81,665,361
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,809 $2,051,542
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,480 $83,716,903
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 627 $81,665,361
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,875 $2,051,542
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 933 $83,716,903
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 301-400) 313 $60,095,852
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 244 $21,569,509
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,324 $735,215
Top International Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 361 $1,316,327
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 401-500) 484 $60,831,067
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 285 $22,885,836
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 601-700) 648 $81,665,361
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,301 $2,051,542
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 867 $83,716,903
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies 83 $60,095,852
Top International Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies (Rank 401-500) 401 $735,215
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies (Rank 101-200) 198 $60,831,067


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