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Jeffrey Wright

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 22 films, with $4,797,429,045 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #109)
Best-known acting roles: Beetee (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire), Beetee (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1), Beetee (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2), Poppa (The Good Dinosaur), Felix Leiter (Quantum of Solace)
Best-known technical roles: L.A. Slasher (Producer), L.A. Slasher (Executive Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Peter Sohn, Raymond Ochoa, Lucas Neff, Meg LeFauve, Jack Bright

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting22$2,039,756,005$2,757,673,040$4,797,429,045
Leading1$2,962,051$0$2,962,051
(Unclassified)9$18,568,740$29,571,211$48,139,951
In Technical RolesExecutive Producer1$2,421$0$2,421
Producer1$2,421$0$2,421

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: The Hunger Games: Complete Collection

March 28th, 2016

The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games franchise has come to a close. The four films earned a combined $1.45 billion domestically and $2.90 billion worldwide. The final two chapters of the film franchise didn't live up to the first two in terms of quality and box office numbers. Did it collapse so much in quality that the franchise isn't worth owning? If not, is it worth picking up, even with the double-dips? More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: The Good Dinosaur

February 22nd, 2016

The Good Dinosaur

The Good Dinosaur looks like it will be the first Pixar film to lose money. It cost nearly $200 million to make, while there were reports that the advertising budget was $150 million worldwide. It needed to make over $500 million worldwide to have a shot at breaking even any time soon. It made barely more than $300 million, which wasn't enough to pay for its reported advertising budget. Is it as bad as its box office numbers would suggest? Or is there a reason this film failed to connect with audiences besides quality? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/25/2015 The Good Dinosaur Poppa  $123,087,120 $211,263,307 $334,350,427
11/18/2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 Beetee  $281,723,902 $368,799,525 $650,523,427
11/19/2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Beetee  $337,135,885 $429,516,403 $766,652,288
12/12/2013 Only Lovers Left Alive Dr. Watson  $1,876,685 $711,886 $2,588,571
11/15/2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Beetee  $424,668,047 $440,200,000 $864,868,047
10/11/2013 The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete Henry  $494,608 $0 $494,608
9/20/2013 A Single Shot Simon  $18,642 $0 $18,642
1/18/2013 Broken City Colin Fairbanks  $19,701,164 $14,778,881 $34,480,045
12/25/2011 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close William Black  $31,847,881 $23,400,000 $55,247,881
4/1/2011 Source Code Rutledge  $54,712,227 $85,716,272 $140,428,499
12/5/2008 Cadillac Records Muddy Waters  $8,195,551 $746,965 $8,942,516
11/14/2008 Quantum of Solace Felix Leiter  $169,368,427 $422,323,651 $591,692,078
10/17/2008 W. General Colin Powell  $25,534,493 $3,041,285 $28,575,778
2/29/2008 Chicago 10 Himself  $176,545 $0 $176,545
8/17/2007 The Invasion Dr. Galeano  $15,074,191 $25,072,851 $40,147,042
11/17/2006 Casino Royale Felix Leiter  $167,365,000 $427,055,283 $594,420,283
7/21/2006 Lady in the Water Mr. Dury  $42,285,169 $30,500,000 $72,785,169
11/23/2005 Syriana Bennett Holiday  $50,824,620 $41,866,339 $92,690,959
8/5/2005 Broken Flowers Winston  $13,744,960 $27,000,000 $40,744,960
7/30/2004 The Manchurian Candidate Al Melvin  $65,948,711 $30,200,000 $96,148,711
9/20/2002 Eye See You Jaworski  $79,161 $1,728,829 $1,807,990
12/25/2001 Ali Howard Bingham  $58,183,966 $29,500,000 $87,683,966
9/15/2000 Crime and Punishment in Suburbia Chris  $26,394 $0 $26,394
6/16/2000 Shaft Peoples Hernandez  $70,327,868 $36,862,240 $107,190,108
5/12/2000 Hamlet Gravedigger  $1,577,287 $842,382 $2,419,669
11/24/1999 Ride With the Devil Daniel Holt  $630,779 $0 $630,779
11/20/1998 Celebrity Off-Off Broadway Director  $5,078,660 $1,121,340 $6,200,000
10/31/1997 Critical Care Bed Two  $220,175 $0 $220,175
8/9/1996 Basquiat Jean Michel Basquiat  $2,962,051 $0 $2,962,051
4/5/1996 Faithful Young Man at Rolls  $2,104,439 $0 $2,104,439
9/18/1992 Jumpin’ at the Boneyard Derek  $9,000 $0 $9,000
7/27/1990 Presumed Innocent Prosecuting Attorney  $86,303,188 $134,996,812 $221,300,000
Movies: 32Totals:$2,061,286,796$2,787,244,251$4,848,531,047
  Averages:$64,415,212$87,101,383$151,516,595

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/9/1996 Basquiat $83,863 109 $2,962,051 $2,962,051 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $2,962,051$2,962,051 
 Averages:$83,863109$2,962,051$2,962,051100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/25/2015 The Good Dinosaur $39,155,217 3,749 $123,087,120 $334,350,427 36.8%
11/18/2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 $102,665,981 4,175 $281,723,902 $650,523,427 43.3%
11/19/2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 $121,897,634 4,151 $337,135,885 $766,652,288 44.0%
12/12/2013 Only Lovers Left Alive $87,989 95 $1,876,685 $2,588,571 72.5%
11/15/2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $158,074,286 4,163 $424,668,047 $864,868,047 49.1%
10/11/2013 The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete $254,279 147 $494,608 $494,608 100.0%
9/20/2013 A Single Shot $10,020 10 $18,642 $18,642 100.0%
1/18/2013 Broken City $8,268,908 2,622 $19,701,164 $34,480,045 57.1%
12/25/2011 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close $72,348 2,630 $31,847,881 $55,247,881 57.6%
4/1/2011 Source Code $14,812,094 2,971 $54,712,227 $140,428,499 39.0%
12/5/2008 Cadillac Records $3,445,559 701 $8,195,551 $8,942,516 91.6%
11/14/2008 Quantum of Solace $67,528,882 3,501 $169,368,427 $591,692,078 28.6%
10/17/2008 W. $10,505,668 2,050 $25,534,493 $28,575,778 89.4%
8/17/2007 The Invasion $5,951,409 2,776 $15,074,191 $40,147,042 37.5%
11/17/2006 Casino Royale $40,833,156 3,443 $167,365,000 $594,420,283 28.2%
7/21/2006 Lady in the Water $18,044,396 3,235 $42,285,169 $72,785,169 58.1%
11/23/2005 Syriana $374,502 1,775 $50,824,620 $92,690,959 54.8%
7/30/2004 The Manchurian Candidate $20,018,620 2,867 $65,948,711 $96,148,711 68.6%
12/25/2001 Ali $14,710,892 2,521 $58,183,966 $87,683,966 66.4%
6/16/2000 Shaft $21,714,757 2,433 $70,327,868 $107,190,108 65.6%
11/20/1998 Celebrity $1,588,013 493 $5,078,660 $6,200,000 81.9%
7/27/1990 Presumed Innocent $11,718,981 1,451 $86,303,188 $221,300,000 39.0%
Movies: 22Totals:  $2,039,756,005$4,797,429,045 
 Averages:$30,078,8002,362$92,716,182$218,064,95759.5%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,002 $2,962,051
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office 88 $2,039,756,005
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 192 $1,938,023,131
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 130 $1,736,068,584
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,313 $280,417,679
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 254 $2,061,286,796
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 132 $2,757,673,040
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 191 $2,575,980,944
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 158 $2,354,271,765
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,511 $377,581,459
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 249 $2,787,244,251
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,818 $2,962,051
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 109 $4,797,429,045
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 181 $4,514,004,075
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 143 $4,090,340,349
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,494 $657,999,138
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 245 $4,848,531,047
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Real Life Events Movies (Rank 301-400) 354 $2,962,051
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Real Life Events Movies (Rank 401-500) 442 $2,962,051
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,699 $2,962,051
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,458 $2,962,051
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 401-500) 439 $2,962,051
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 501-600) 510 $2,962,051
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,017 $2,962,051
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,394 $2,962,051
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,507 $2,962,051
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,803 $2,962,051

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/26/2015 L.A. Slasher Producer,
Executive Producer 
$2,421 $0 $2,421
Movies: 1Totals:$2,421$0$2,421
  Averages:$2,421$0$2,421


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