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Roberto Benigni

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $341,453,201 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #10,271)
Best-known acting roles: Guido Orefice (La vita è bella), Leopoldo (To Rome with Love), Pinocchio (Pinocchio), Roberto (Coffee and Cigarettes), Lucius Detritus (Astérix et Obélix contre César)
Best-known technical roles: La vita è bella (Director), Il Mostro (Director), Pinocchio (Director), La Tigre e la neve (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Woody Allen, Alec Baldwin, Letty Aronson, Penélope Cruz, Stephen Tenenbaum

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading2$580,068$0$580,068
Lead Ensemble Member1$16,684,352$57,641,663$74,326,015
Supporting1$106,080$0$106,080
(Unclassified)4$64,895,253$201,545,785$266,441,038
In Technical RolesDirector4$61,860,126$199,787,114$261,647,240

Career Trend

This graph shows Roberto Benigni’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
6/22/2012 To Rome with Love Leopoldo  $16,684,352 $57,641,663 $74,326,015
12/29/2006 La Tigre e la neve Attilio  $10,167 $0 $10,167
5/14/2004 Coffee and Cigarettes Roberto  $1,971,135 $1,758,671 $3,729,806
4/2/2003 Fellini: Sono un Gran Bugiardo Himself (interview footage)  $106,080 $0 $106,080
12/25/2002 Pinocchio Pinocchio  $3,681,811 $28,000,000 $31,681,811
6/4/1999 Astérix et Obélix contre César Lucius Detritus  $1,644,060 $0 $1,644,060
10/23/1998 La vita è bella Guido Orefice  $57,598,247 $171,787,114 $229,385,361
4/19/1996 Il Mostro Loris  $569,901 $0 $569,901
Movies: 8Totals:$82,265,753$259,187,448$341,453,201
  Averages:$10,283,219$32,398,431$42,681,650

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/22/2012 To Rome with Love $361,359 806 $16,684,352 $74,326,015 22.4%
12/29/2006 La Tigre e la neve $4,000 4 $10,167 $10,167 100.0%
4/19/1996 Il Mostro $59,023 16 $569,901 $569,901 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $17,264,420$74,906,083 
 Averages:$141,461275$5,754,807$24,968,69474.1%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/2/2003 Fellini: Sono un Gran Bugiardo $8,981 5 $106,080 $106,080 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $106,080$106,080 
 Averages:$8,9815$106,080$106,080100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,276 $17,264,420
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 52,501-52,600) 52,572 $106,080
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 17,401-17,500) 17,414 $82,265,753
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,562 $16,684,352
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 18,701-18,800) 18,795 $82,265,753
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,484 $57,641,663
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,601-6,700) 6,652 $259,187,448
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,423 $57,641,663
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,601 $259,187,448
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,825 $74,906,083
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 54,801-54,900) 54,867 $106,080
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,201-9,300) 9,244 $341,453,201
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,929 $74,326,015
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,201-10,300) 10,271 $341,453,201
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 416 25
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 447 25
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 427 25
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 496 12
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 508 12
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 498 12
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,514 $17,254,253
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 924 $57,641,663
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,175 $74,895,916
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 2,000 $17,254,253
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,206 $57,641,663
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,553 $74,895,916
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,333 $17,254,253
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 699 $57,641,663
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 977 $74,895,916
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,215 $569,901
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 271 $16,684,352
Top International Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 128 $57,641,663
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,412 $569,901
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 172 $74,326,015
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,063 $17,254,253
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,706 $10,167
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 501-600) 538 $57,641,663
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 701-800) 753 $74,895,916
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,165 $10,167

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/29/2006 La Tigre e la neve Director $10,167 $0 $10,167
12/25/2002 Pinocchio Director $3,681,811 $28,000,000 $31,681,811
10/23/1998 La vita è bella Director $57,598,247 $171,787,114 $229,385,361
4/19/1996 Il Mostro Director $569,901 $0 $569,901
Movies: 4Totals:$61,860,126$199,787,114$261,647,240
  Averages:$15,465,032$49,946,779$65,411,810

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/29/2006 La Tigre e la neve $4,000 4 $10,167 $10,167 100.0%
12/25/2002 Pinocchio $1,151,463 1,197 $3,681,811 $31,681,811 11.6%
10/23/1998 La vita è bella $118,920 1,136 $57,598,247 $229,385,361 25.1%
4/19/1996 Il Mostro $59,023 16 $569,901 $569,901 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $61,860,126$261,647,240 
 Averages:$333,352588$15,465,032$65,411,81059.2%




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