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Lorraine Toussaint

Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $188,036,502 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #16,177)
Best-known acting roles: Amelia Boynton (Selma), Mrs. Roberts (The Night Before), Flo Ayers (The Soloist), Beth (Point of No Return), Ruth (Middle of Nowhere)
Most productive collaborators: Oprah Winfrey, Ava Duvernay, David Oyelowo, Seth Rogen, Tom Wilkinson

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting6$157,276,015$30,760,487$188,036,502
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,301-10,400) 10,388 $157,276,015
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 30,801-30,900) 30,839 $30,760,487
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,601-17,700) 17,626 $188,036,502

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.


Awards Season: Silver Linings for Limited Releases

November 28th, 2012

The Independent Spirit Awards has a special place in the Awards Season. The nominations are the unoffficial start of Awards Season, but the actual awards aren't given out until Oscar weekend, so they are the beginning at the end of Awards Season. They also help out a lot of limited releases that would otherwise not get enough buzz, although they are not so good at predicting Oscar wins. This year, two films tied for most nominations, Moonrise Kingdom and The Silver Linings Playbook, both of which earned five nominations. They weren't the only films to earn multiple nominations though. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/1/2017 Love Beats Rhymes   $0 $0 $0
1/20/2017 Sophie and the Rising Sun Salome Whitmore  $34,630 $0 $34,630
11/20/2015 The Night Before Mrs. Roberts  $43,035,725 $9,391,621 $52,427,346
1/9/2015 Selma Amelia Boynton  $52,076,908 $14,700,000 $66,776,908
10/12/2012 Middle of Nowhere Ruth  $236,806 $0 $236,806
4/24/2009 The Soloist Flo Ayers  $31,853,584 $6,668,866 $38,522,450
3/19/1993 Point of No Return Beth  $30,038,362 $0 $30,038,362
Movies: 7Totals:$157,276,015$30,760,487$188,036,502
  Averages:$22,468,002$4,394,355$26,862,357


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/20/2017 Sophie and the Rising Sun $0 8 $34,630 $34,630 100.0%
11/20/2015 The Night Before $9,880,536 2,960 $43,035,725 $52,427,346 82.1%
1/9/2015 Selma $571,450 2,235 $52,076,908 $66,776,908 78.0%
10/12/2012 Middle of Nowhere $67,909 24 $236,806 $236,806 100.0%
4/24/2009 The Soloist $9,716,458 2,090 $31,853,584 $38,522,450 82.7%
3/19/1993 Point of No Return $7,160,389 1,659 $30,038,362 $30,038,362 100.0%
Movies: 6Totals:  $157,276,015$188,036,502 
 Averages:$4,566,1241,496$26,212,669$31,339,41790.5%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists




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