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Nick Swardson

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $1,979,997,610 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #705)
Best-known acting roles: Kelsey (Hotel Transylvania 2), Nick (Grown Ups 2), Eddie Simms (Just Go With It), Bed, Bath & Beyond Guy (Click), Blake (Bolt)
Best-known technical roles: I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry (Co-Producer), Malibu's Most Wanted (Screenwriter), Grandma’s Boy (Screenwriter), Grandma’s Boy (Co-Producer), Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Adam Sandler, Dennis Dugan, Jack Giarraputo, Allen Covert, Barry Bernardi

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting9$967,256,046$1,012,741,564$1,979,997,610
Lead Ensemble Member4$46,289,623$20,380,875$66,670,498
Leading3$39,583,319$3,912,792$43,496,111
Cameo1$48,237,389$23,153,212$71,390,601
(Unclassified)6$253,361,037$121,907,468$375,268,505
In Technical RolesScreenwriter3$42,928,468$690,303$43,618,771
Co-Producer2$125,815,452$66,483,182$192,298,634
Producer1$2,529,395$0$2,529,395

Career Trend

This graph shows Nick Swardson’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
4/14/2017 Sandy Wexler   $0 $0 $0
10/2/2015 Hell & Back Remy  $157,768 $0 $157,768
9/25/2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 Kelsey  $169,700,110 $301,051,288 $470,751,398
6/2/2015 Nick Swardson: Taste It Himself  $0 $0 $0
1/17/2014 Back in the Day Ron Freeman  $0 $0 $0
7/12/2013 Grown Ups 2 Nick  $133,668,525 $113,355,283 $247,023,808
1/11/2013 A Haunted House Chip the Psychic  $40,041,683 $19,880,875 $59,922,558
11/11/2011 Jack and Jill Todd  $74,158,157 $76,361,060 $150,519,217
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Bucky Larson  $2,529,395 $0 $2,529,395
8/12/2011 30 Minutes or Less Travis  $37,053,924 $3,912,792 $40,966,716
2/11/2011 Just Go With It Eddie Simms  $103,028,109 $111,946,844 $214,974,953
11/21/2008 Bolt Blake  $114,053,579 $213,961,450 $328,015,029
8/22/2008 The House Bunny Playboy Photographer  $48,237,389 $23,153,212 $71,390,601
6/6/2008 You Don't Mess With the Zohan Michael  $100,018,837 $102,892,154 $202,910,991
7/20/2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Kevin McDonough  $119,725,280 $65,983,182 $185,708,462
3/30/2007 Blades of Glory Hector  $118,594,548 $27,000,000 $145,594,548
2/23/2007 Reno 911!: Miami Terry  $20,342,161 $1,509,201 $21,851,362
6/23/2006 Click Bed, Bath & Beyond Guy  $137,355,633 $100,329,456 $237,685,089
5/5/2006 Art School Confidential Matthew  $3,297,137 $0 $3,297,137
4/7/2006 The Benchwarmers Howie  $59,843,754 $5,219,972 $65,063,726
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy Jeff  $6,090,172 $500,000 $6,590,172
4/18/2003 Malibu's Most Wanted Mocha  $34,308,901 $190,303 $34,499,204
9/15/2000 Almost Famous Insane Bowie Fan  $32,522,352 $14,848,839 $47,371,191
Movies: 23Totals:$1,354,727,414$1,182,095,911$2,536,823,325
  Averages:$58,901,192$51,395,474$110,296,666

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/2/2015 Hell & Back $104,374 411 $157,768 $157,768 100.0%
6/2/2015 Nick Swardson: Taste It $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/17/2014 Back in the Day $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/11/2013 A Haunted House $18,101,682 2,160 $40,041,683 $59,922,558 66.8%
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star $1,415,023 1,500 $2,529,395 $2,529,395 100.0%
8/12/2011 30 Minutes or Less $13,330,118 2,888 $37,053,924 $40,966,716 90.4%
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy $3,009,341 2,016 $6,090,172 $6,590,172 92.4%
Movies: 7Totals:  $85,872,942$110,166,609 
 Averages:$5,137,2201,282$12,267,563$15,738,08789.9%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/25/2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 $48,464,322 3,768 $169,700,110 $470,751,398 36.0%
7/12/2013 Grown Ups 2 $41,508,572 3,491 $133,668,525 $247,023,808 54.1%
11/11/2011 Jack and Jill $25,003,575 3,438 $74,158,157 $150,519,217 49.3%
2/11/2011 Just Go With It $30,514,732 3,548 $103,028,109 $214,974,953 47.9%
11/21/2008 Bolt $26,223,128 3,654 $114,053,579 $328,015,029 34.8%
6/6/2008 You Don't Mess With the Zohan $38,531,374 3,466 $100,018,837 $202,910,991 49.3%
7/20/2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry $34,233,750 3,501 $119,725,280 $185,708,462 64.5%
3/30/2007 Blades of Glory $33,014,202 3,467 $118,594,548 $145,594,548 81.5%
4/18/2003 Malibu's Most Wanted $12,618,159 2,503 $34,308,901 $34,499,204 99.4%
Movies: 9Totals:  $967,256,046$1,979,997,610 
 Averages:$32,234,6463,426$107,472,894$219,999,73457.4%

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) 1,229 $85,872,942
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 498 $967,256,046
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 711 $1,022,578,568
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 763 $496,746,570
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,548 $318,062,590
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 711 $48,237,389
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 551 $1,354,727,414
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,948 $24,293,667
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 914 $1,012,741,564
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,075 $643,929,961
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,204 $428,849,008
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,127 $515,203,041
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 739 $23,153,212
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 998 $1,182,095,911
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,500 $110,166,609
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 705 $1,979,997,610
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,159 $1,666,508,529
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 966 $925,595,578
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,192 $833,265,631
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 758 $71,390,601
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 783 $2,536,823,325
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 441 15
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 520 15
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 361 40
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 431 25
Highest Grossing Stars of 2015 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 411 25
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 731 $85,872,942
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,276 $24,293,667
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 952 $110,166,609
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 981 $85,715,174
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 431 $157,768
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,669 $24,293,667
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,240 $110,008,841
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 475 $157,768
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 908 $45,673,491
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 601-700) 693 $157,768
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Multiple Creative Types Movies 5 $40,041,683
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,673 $4,412,792
Top International Leading Stars for Multiple Creative Types Movies 28 $19,880,875
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,152 $50,086,283
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 801-900) 816 $157,768
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Multiple Creative Types Movies 18 $59,922,558
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,032 $157,768
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 334 $85,715,174
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 518 $24,293,667
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,139 $157,768
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 382 $110,008,841
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 448 $85,872,942
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 801-900) 819 $24,293,667
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 501-600) 582 $110,166,609
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 351 $39,583,319
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 586 $6,090,172
Top International Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 462 $3,912,792
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 495 $500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 424 $43,496,111
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 597 $6,590,172

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Screenwriter,
Producer 
$2,529,395 $0 $2,529,395
7/20/2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and L… Co-Producer $119,725,280 $65,983,182 $185,708,462
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy Screenwriter,
Co-Producer 
$6,090,172 $500,000 $6,590,172
4/18/2003 Malibu's Most Wanted Screenwriter $34,308,901 $190,303 $34,499,204
Movies: 4Totals:$162,653,748$66,673,485$229,327,233
  Averages:$40,663,437$16,668,371$57,331,808


Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star $1,415,023 1,500 $2,529,395 $2,529,395 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $2,529,395$2,529,395 
 Averages:$1,415,0231,500$2,529,395$2,529,395100.0%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star $1,415,023 1,500 $2,529,395 $2,529,395 100.0%
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy $3,009,341 2,016 $6,090,172 $6,590,172 92.4%
4/18/2003 Malibu's Most Wanted $12,618,159 2,503 $34,308,901 $34,499,204 99.4%
Movies: 3Totals:  $42,928,468$43,618,771 
 Averages:$5,680,8412,006$14,309,489$14,539,59097.3%


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