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Rufus Sewell

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 25 films, with $1,484,671,048 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,684)
Best-known acting roles: Autolycus (Hercules), The Englishman (The Tourist), Jasper (The Holiday), Urshu (Gods of Egypt), Adam (Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter)
Most productive collaborators: Dwayne Johnson, Brett Ratner, Ian McShane, Ryan J. Condal, Evan Spiliotopoulos

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting10$383,233,165$780,438,026$1,163,671,191
Lead Ensemble Member2$31,153,464$106,406,801$137,560,265
Leading1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)12$107,526,454$75,913,138$183,439,592

Career Trend

This graph shows Rufus Sewell’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


Featured DVD Review: The Devil's Hand

December 14th, 2014

The Devil's Hand was filmed early in 2012, but its release was pushed back until it finally came out in October in limited release, as well as on Video on Demand. It opened well below the Mendoza Line and I very much doubt most people reading this even remember it came out. That's how quiet its buzz was. That said, does it deserve better? Or is there a good reason the film's release was delayed? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/7/2016 The Blinky Bill Movie The Cat  $0 $4,006,801 $4,006,801
2/26/2016 Gods of Egypt Urshu  $31,153,464 $102,400,000 $133,553,464
10/10/2014 The Devil's Hand Jacob Brown  $4,239 $0 $4,239
8/5/2014 I'll Follow You Down Gabe  $0 $0 $0
7/25/2014 Hercules Autolycus  $72,688,614 $170,700,000 $243,388,614
6/22/2012 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Adam  $37,519,139 $99,970,591 $137,489,730
12/10/2010 The Tourist The Englishman  $67,631,157 $211,100,212 $278,731,369
6/5/2009 Downloading Nancy   $22,282 $0 $22,282
5/4/2007 Paris, je t'aime William  $4,857,374 $317,714 $5,175,088
2/23/2007 Amazing Grace Thomas Clarkson  $21,214,987 $10,968,723 $32,183,710
12/8/2006 The Holiday Jasper  $63,280,000 $141,910,324 $205,190,324
8/18/2006 The Illusionist Crown Prince Leopold  $39,868,642 $43,923,420 $83,792,062
1/13/2006 Tristan & Isolde Marke  $14,734,633 $2,720,980 $17,455,613
10/28/2005 The Legend of Zorro Armand  $45,575,336 $95,900,000 $141,475,336
11/27/2002 Extreme Ops Ian  $4,835,968 $7,788,503 $12,624,471
5/11/2001 A Knight’s Tale Count Adhemar  $56,083,966 $44,538,620 $100,622,586
8/11/2000 Bless the Child Erick Stark  $29,374,178 $11,061,516 $40,435,694
8/27/1999 The Very Thought of You Frank  $94,176 $0 $94,176
6/5/1999 At Sachem Farm Ross  $5,000 $0 $5,000
2/27/1998 Dark City John Murdoch  $14,435,076 $12,821,985 $27,257,061
2/20/1998 Dangerous Beauty Marco Venier  $4,553,271 $0 $4,553,271
12/25/1996 Hamlet Fortinbras  $4,501,094 $2,628,576 $7,129,670
5/10/1996 Cold Comfort Farm Seth Starkadder  $5,682,429 $0 $5,682,429
11/10/1995 Carrington Mark Gertler  $3,242,342 $0 $3,242,342
12/22/1994 A Man of No Importance Robbie Fay  $555,716 $0 $555,716
Movies: 25Totals:$521,913,083$962,757,965$1,484,671,048
  Averages:$20,876,523$38,510,319$59,386,842

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/7/2016 The Blinky Bill Movie $0 0 $0 $4,006,801 0.0%
2/26/2016 Gods of Egypt $14,123,903 3,117 $31,153,464 $133,553,464 23.3%
8/5/2014 I'll Follow You Down $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $31,153,464$137,560,265 
 Averages:$4,707,9681,039$10,384,488$45,853,42211.7%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/10/2014 The Devil's Hand $4,239 17 $4,239 $4,239 100.0%
7/25/2014 Hercules $29,800,263 3,595 $72,688,614 $243,388,614 29.9%
6/22/2012 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter $16,306,974 3,109 $37,519,139 $137,489,730 27.3%
12/10/2010 The Tourist $16,472,458 2,756 $67,631,157 $278,731,369 24.3%
2/23/2007 Amazing Grace $4,054,542 1,162 $21,214,987 $32,183,710 65.9%
12/8/2006 The Holiday $12,778,913 2,698 $63,280,000 $205,190,324 30.8%
1/13/2006 Tristan & Isolde $6,583,135 1,845 $14,734,633 $17,455,613 84.4%
10/28/2005 The Legend of Zorro $16,328,506 3,520 $45,575,336 $141,475,336 32.2%
5/11/2001 A Knight’s Tale $16,511,391 2,980 $56,083,966 $100,622,586 55.7%
12/25/1996 Hamlet $90,684 93 $4,501,094 $7,129,670 63.1%
Movies: 10Totals:  $383,233,165$1,163,671,191 
 Averages:$11,893,1112,178$38,323,317$116,367,11951.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,923 $31,153,464
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,579 $383,233,165
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,064 $521,913,083
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,418 $257,203,028
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,001-9,100) 9,079 $135,968,614
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,382 $521,913,083
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,138 $106,406,801
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,462 $780,438,026
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,125 $958,751,164
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 903 $563,265,780
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,376 $312,610,324
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,369 $962,757,965
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,390 $137,560,265
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,717 $1,163,671,191
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,404 $1,480,664,247
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,073 $820,468,808
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,446 $448,578,938
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,684 $1,484,671,048
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 537 14
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 574 14
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 473 14
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 321 45
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 332 45
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 286 45
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 397 34
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 413 34
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 351 34
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,288 $31,153,464
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 706 $102,400,000
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 797 $4,006,801
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 867 $133,553,464
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,041 $4,006,801
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,667 $31,153,464
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 801-900) 897 $102,400,000
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 433 $4,006,801
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,137 $133,553,464
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 439 $4,006,801
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 401-500) 420 $31,153,464
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 265 $102,400,000
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 558 $4,006,801
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 301-400) 313 $133,553,464
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 605 $4,006,801
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 788 $31,153,464
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 501-600) 591 $106,406,801
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 601-700) 648 $137,560,265
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,026 $31,153,464
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 501-600) 576 $102,400,000
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 801-900) 842 $4,006,801
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 701-800) 712 $133,553,464
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,040 $4,006,801
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies (Rank 101-200) 194 $31,153,464
Top International Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies 74 $102,400,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies 93 $133,553,464


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