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Ray Walston

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 18 films, with $520,880,114 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6,808)
Best-known acting roles: J.J. Singleton (The Sting), Armitan (My Favorite Martian), Poopdeck Pappy (Popeye), Mr. Edgar Whiney (Silver Streak), Himself (The Player)
Most productive collaborators: Jeff Daniels, Donald Petrie, Christopher Lloyd, Robert Shapiro, Elizabeth Hurley

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$55,450,101$6,000,000$61,450,101
Cameo1$21,706,101$7,170,601$28,876,702
(Unclassified)15$430,538,242$15,069$430,553,311

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,532 $507,694,444
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 37,801-37,900) 37,810 $13,185,670
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,808 $520,880,114

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


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/12/1999 My Favorite Martian Armitan  $36,850,101 $0 $36,850,101
10/2/1992 Of Mice and Men Candy  $5,101,632 $0 $5,101,632
4/10/1992 The Player Himself  $21,706,101 $7,170,601 $28,876,702
2/1/1991 Popcorn Dr. Mnesyne  $2,563,365 $0 $2,563,365
1/12/1990 Ski Patrol Pops  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
2/6/1987 From the Hip 1st Judge  $9,518,342 $0 $9,518,342
3/21/1986 Rad Burton Timmer  $2,015,882 $0 $2,015,882
12/21/1984 Johnny Dangerously Vendor  $17,124,395 $0 $17,124,395
7/29/1983 Private School Chauncey  $14,049,540 $0 $14,049,540
8/13/1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High Mr. Hand  $27,092,880 $0 $27,092,880
12/12/1980 Popeye Poopdeck Pappy  $49,823,037 $0 $49,823,037
12/3/1976 Silver Streak Mr. Edgar Whiney  $51,079,064 $0 $51,079,064
12/25/1973 The Sting J.J. Singleton  $159,616,327 $0 $159,616,327
10/15/1969 Paint Your Wagon Mad Jack Duncan  $31,678,778 $0 $31,678,778
6/7/1967 Caprice Stuart Clancy  $4,075,000 $0 $4,075,000
6/15/1960 The Apartment Joe Dobisch  $18,600,000 $6,000,000 $24,600,000
4/6/1960 Tall Story Professor Leo Sullivan  $12,000,000 $0 $12,000,000
3/19/1958 South Pacific Luther Billis  $36,800,000 $15,069 $36,815,069
Movies: 18Totals:$507,694,444$13,185,670$520,880,114
  Averages:$28,205,247$732,537$28,937,784


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/12/1999 My Favorite Martian $11,181,043 2,349 $36,850,101 $36,850,101 100.0%
6/15/1960 The Apartment $0 0 $18,600,000 $24,600,000 75.6%
Movies: 2Totals:  $55,450,101$61,450,101 
 Averages:$5,590,5221,175$27,725,051$30,725,05187.8%

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