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Fred Ward

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 36 films, with $1,085,624,245 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,703)
Best-known acting roles: Admiral Tuwey (2 Guns), Earl (Sweet Home Alabama), Earl Edwards (Road Trip), The Major (30 Minutes or Less), Jupiter (Enough)
Most productive collaborators: Mark Wahlberg, Baltasar Kormakur, Denzel Washington, Blake Masters, Paula Patton

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting12$414,937,594$134,575,047$549,512,641
(Unclassified)24$415,161,836$120,949,768$536,111,604

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,252 $830,099,430
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,701-7,800) 7,744 $255,524,815
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,703 $1,085,624,245

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
8/2/2013 2 Guns Admiral Tuwey  $75,612,460 $56,880,555 $132,493,015
8/12/2011 30 Minutes or Less The Major  $37,053,924 $3,912,792 $40,966,716
12/4/2009 Armored Ashcroft  $15,988,876 $7,672,162 $23,661,038
5/15/2009 Management   $934,658 $1,500,000 $2,434,658
9/28/2007 Feast of Love Bat  $3,508,572 $2,287,895 $5,796,467
9/17/2004 Funky Monkey   $0 $0 $0
7/24/2003 Masked and Anonymous Drunk  $533,344 $21,991 $555,335
10/18/2002 Abandon Lieutenant Bill Stayton  $10,719,367 $1,500,000 $12,219,367
9/27/2002 Sweet Home Alabama Earl  $127,214,072 $55,151,042 $182,365,114
5/24/2002 Enough Jupiter  $39,177,215 $11,793,445 $50,970,660
10/12/2001 Corky Romano Leo Corrigan  $23,978,402 $1,137,701 $25,116,103
8/24/2001 Summer Catch Sean Dunne  $19,693,891 $0 $19,693,891
4/11/2001 Joe Dirt Joe's Dad  $27,087,695 $3,900,000 $30,987,695
9/15/2000 Circus Elmo  $8,406 $0 $8,406
5/19/2000 Road Trip Earl Edwards  $68,525,609 $51,213,501 $119,739,110
2/20/1998 Dangerous Beauty Domenico Venier  $4,553,271 $0 $4,553,271
10/17/1997 Best Men Sheriff Bud Phillips  $5,000 $0 $5,000
8/2/1996 Chain Reaction FBI Agent Leon Ford  $21,226,204 $38,983,130 $60,209,334
3/18/1994 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult Rocco Dillon  $51,041,856 $0 $51,041,856
10/1/1993 Short Cuts Stuart Kane  $6,110,979 $0 $6,110,979
9/4/1992 Bob Roberts News Anchor, Chip Daley  $4,300,703 $0 $4,300,703
4/10/1992 The Player Walter Stuckel  $21,706,101 $7,170,601 $28,876,702
4/1/1992 Thunderheart Jack Milton  $22,660,758 $0 $22,660,758
10/5/1990 Henry & June Henry Miller  $11,011,903 $12,400,000 $23,411,903
4/20/1990 Miami Blues Sgt. Hokey Mosely  $9,654,290 $0 $9,654,290
1/19/1990 Tremors Earl Bassett  $16,667,084 $0 $16,667,084
6/10/1988 Big Business Roone Dimmick  $40,150,487 $0 $40,150,487
3/11/1988 Off Limits MSgt. Dix  $7,242,035 $0 $7,242,035
10/11/1985 Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins Remo Williams  $14,393,902 $0 $14,393,902
6/14/1985 Secret Admirer Lou Fimple  $8,622,757 $0 $8,622,757
4/13/1984 Swing Shift Archibald Touie  $6,700,000 $0 $6,700,000
12/16/1983 Uncommon Valor Wilkes  $27,900,000 $0 $27,900,000
12/14/1983 Silkwood Morgan  $35,615,609 $0 $35,615,609
10/21/1983 The Right Stuff Virgil Grissom  $21,500,000 $0 $21,500,000
1/1/1982 Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann Lyle Swann  $6,000,000 $0 $6,000,000
6/22/1979 Escape from Alcatraz John Anglin  $43,000,000 $0 $43,000,000
Movies: 36Totals:$830,099,430$255,524,815$1,085,624,245
  Averages:$23,058,318$7,097,912$30,156,229


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/2/2013 2 Guns $27,059,130 3,028 $75,612,460 $132,493,015 57.1%
8/12/2011 30 Minutes or Less $13,330,118 2,888 $37,053,924 $40,966,716 90.4%
12/4/2009 Armored $6,511,128 1,919 $15,988,876 $23,661,038 67.6%
5/15/2009 Management $375,916 212 $934,658 $2,434,658 38.4%
9/28/2007 Feast of Love $1,707,967 1,203 $3,508,572 $5,796,467 60.5%
9/17/2004 Funky Monkey $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/27/2002 Sweet Home Alabama $35,648,740 3,313 $127,214,072 $182,365,114 69.8%
3/18/1994 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult $13,216,531 2,383 $51,041,856 $51,041,856 100.0%
10/1/1993 Short Cuts $0 0 $6,110,979 $6,110,979 100.0%
4/10/1992 The Player $0 452 $21,706,101 $28,876,702 75.2%
6/10/1988 Big Business $6,112,577 1,232 $40,150,487 $40,150,487 100.0%
12/14/1983 Silkwood $1,218,322 843 $35,615,609 $35,615,609 100.0%
Movies: 12Totals:  $414,937,594$549,512,641 
 Averages:$8,765,0361,456$34,578,133$45,792,72078.1%

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