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Adam Shankman

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $1,124,023,495 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #137)
Best-known technical roles: Hairspray (Director), Hairspray (Choreography), Bedtime Stories (Director), Bedtime Stories (Executive Producer), Bringing Down the House (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Choreographer/Waiter (Stuck On You)
Most productive collaborators: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Gibgot, John Travolta, Vin Diesel, Garrett Grant

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$33,832,741$29,704,423$63,537,164
In Technical RolesDirector9$697,373,817$426,649,678$1,124,023,495
Producer7$281,382,091$512,505,100$793,887,191
Executive Producer4$380,499,317$303,044,002$683,543,319
Choreography1$118,871,849$84,163,723$203,035,572

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/11/2019 What Men Want Director $0 $0 $0
8/8/2014 Step Up All In Producer $14,904,384 $62,900,000 $77,804,384
7/27/2012 Step Up Revolution Producer $35,074,677 $130,477,613 $165,552,290
6/15/2012 Rock of Ages Director,
Executive Producer 
$38,518,613 $22,513,319 $61,031,932
9/3/2010 Going the Distance Producer $17,804,299 $25,799,691 $43,603,990
8/6/2010 Step Up 3D Producer $42,400,223 $123,488,894 $165,889,117
12/25/2008 Bedtime Stories Director,
Executive Producer 
$110,101,975 $111,366,960 $221,468,935
2/14/2008 Step Up 2 the Streets Producer $58,017,783 $90,569,127 $148,586,910
7/20/2007 Hairspray Director,
Choreography,
Executive Producer 
$118,871,849 $84,163,723 $203,035,572
3/16/2007 Premonition Producer $47,852,604 $33,608,739 $81,461,343
8/11/2006 Step Up Producer $65,328,121 $45,661,036 $110,989,157
12/21/2005 Cheaper by the Dozen 2 Director $82,571,173 $52,444,157 $135,015,330
3/4/2005 The Pacifier Director,
Executive Producer 
$113,006,880 $85,000,000 $198,006,880
3/7/2003 Bringing Down the House Director $132,675,402 $32,000,000 $164,675,402
1/25/2002 A Walk to Remember Director $41,227,069 $4,833,846 $46,060,915
1/26/2001 The Wedding Planner Director $60,400,856 $34,327,673 $94,728,529
Movies: 16Totals:$978,755,908$939,154,778$1,917,910,686
  Averages:$61,172,244$58,697,174$119,869,418

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/11/2019 What Men Want $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/15/2012 Rock of Ages $14,437,269 3,470 $38,518,613 $61,031,932 63.1%
12/25/2008 Bedtime Stories $27,450,296 3,684 $110,101,975 $221,468,935 49.7%
7/20/2007 Hairspray $27,476,745 3,121 $118,871,849 $203,035,572 58.5%
12/21/2005 Cheaper by the Dozen 2 $9,309,387 3,211 $82,571,173 $135,015,330 61.2%
3/4/2005 The Pacifier $30,552,694 3,181 $113,006,880 $198,006,880 57.1%
3/7/2003 Bringing Down the House $31,101,026 2,910 $132,675,402 $164,675,402 80.6%
1/25/2002 A Walk to Remember $12,177,488 2,420 $41,227,069 $46,060,915 89.5%
1/26/2001 The Wedding Planner $13,510,293 2,785 $60,400,856 $94,728,529 63.8%
Movies: 9Totals:  $697,373,817$1,124,023,495 
 Averages:$18,446,1332,754$77,485,980$124,891,49965.4%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/8/2014 Step Up All In $6,469,857 2,072 $14,904,384 $77,804,384 19.2%
7/27/2012 Step Up Revolution $11,731,708 2,606 $35,074,677 $165,552,290 21.2%
9/3/2010 Going the Distance $6,884,964 3,030 $17,804,299 $43,603,990 40.8%
8/6/2010 Step Up 3D $15,812,311 2,439 $42,400,223 $165,889,117 25.6%
2/14/2008 Step Up 2 the Streets $18,908,826 2,528 $58,017,783 $148,586,910 39.0%
3/16/2007 Premonition $17,558,689 2,831 $47,852,604 $81,461,343 58.7%
8/11/2006 Step Up $20,659,573 2,647 $65,328,121 $110,989,157 58.9%
Movies: 7Totals:  $281,382,091$793,887,191 
 Averages:$14,003,7042,593$40,197,442$113,412,45637.6%



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