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James Van Der Beek

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 12 films, with $159,036,955 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #20,167)
Best-known acting roles: Jonathan 'Mox' Moxon (Varsity Blues), Anesthesiologist (Downsizing), Officer Treadwell (Labor Day), Himself/Chronic (Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back), Sean Bateman (The Rules of Attraction)
Best-known technical roles: Backwards (Associate Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Kate Winslet, Jason Reitman, Josh Brolin, Gattlin Griffith, Joyce Maynard

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorCameo2$54,509,140$18,463,295$72,972,435
Leading2$286,806$0$286,806
Supporting1$13,371,528$818,282$14,189,810
(Unclassified)7$64,914,606$6,673,298$71,587,904
In Technical RolesAssociate Producer1$61,465$0$61,465

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/22/2017 Downsizing Anesthesiologist  $24,449,754 $14,760,281 $39,210,035
1/31/2014 Labor Day Officer Treadwell  $13,371,528 $818,282 $14,189,810
9/21/2012 Backwards Geoff  $61,465 $0 $61,465
3/12/2010 Stolen   $7,943 $0 $7,943
2/26/2010 Formosa Betrayed   $225,341 $0 $225,341
4/21/2006 Standing Still Simon  $30,142 $0 $30,142
10/11/2002 The Rules of Attraction Sean Bateman  $6,525,762 $5,273,298 $11,799,060
11/30/2001 Texas Rangers Lincoln Rogers Dunnison  $623,374 $0 $623,374
8/24/2001 Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Himself/Chronic  $30,059,386 $3,703,014 $33,762,400
1/15/1999 Varsity Blues Jonathan 'Mox' Moxon  $52,894,169 $1,400,000 $54,294,169
10/31/1997 I Love You, I Love You Not Tony  $20,325 $0 $20,325
9/15/1995 Angus Rick Sandford  $4,812,891 $0 $4,812,891
Movies: 12Totals:$133,082,080$25,954,875$159,036,955
  Averages:$11,090,173$2,162,906$13,253,080

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/21/2012 Backwards $23,190 9 $61,465 $61,465 100.0%
2/26/2010 Formosa Betrayed $77,326 16 $225,341 $225,341 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $286,806$286,806 
 Averages:$50,25813$143,403$143,403100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/31/2014 Labor Day $5,175,282 2,584 $13,371,528 $14,189,810 94.2%
Movies: 1Totals:  $13,371,528$14,189,810 
 Averages:$5,175,2822,584$13,371,528$14,189,81094.2%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,881 $286,806
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 41,401-41,500) 41,420 $13,371,528
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 18,001-18,100) 18,049 $78,572,940
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,001-8,100) 8,021 $286,806
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 18,201-18,300) 18,227 $67,880,668
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 654 $54,509,140
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,201-12,300) 12,264 $133,082,080
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 43,301-43,400) 43,377 $818,282
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 37,901-38,000) 37,944 $7,491,580
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 29,901-30,000) 29,954 $19,281,577
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 780 $18,463,295
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 32,401-32,500) 32,480 $25,954,875
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,687 $286,806
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 44,401-44,500) 44,418 $14,189,810
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 27,701-27,800) 27,794 $86,064,520
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 10,101-10,200) 10,103 $286,806
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 25,101-25,200) 25,135 $87,162,245
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 753 $72,972,435
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 20,101-20,200) 20,167 $159,036,955
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,312 $61,465
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,880 $61,465
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,280 $61,465
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,974 $61,465
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,974 $61,465
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,466 $61,465
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 508 $61,465
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 589 $61,465
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,976 $225,341
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,176 $61,465
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,250 $225,341
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,224 $61,465

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/21/2012 Backwards Associate Producer $61,465 $0 $61,465
Movies: 1Totals:$61,465$0$61,465
  Averages:$61,465$0$61,465

Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Associate Producer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,596 $61,465
Top Grossing Associate Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,711 $61,465


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