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Gia Carides

Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $726,291,505 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,909)
Best-known acting roles: Cousin Nikki (My Big Fat Greek Wedding), Robin Swallows (Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me), Nikki (My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2), Cashmere McLeod (Primary Colors), Gillian Jones (This Isn't Funny)
Most productive collaborators: Nia Vardalos, Rita Wilson, John Corbett, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$486,496,277$239,795,228$726,291,505
Lead Ensemble Member2$59,695,259$32,358,413$92,053,672
(Unclassified)2$0$13,879$13,879

Career Trend

This graph shows Gia Carides’s score on our annual analysis of leading stars at the box office. The Star Score represents points assigned to each of the leading stars of the top 100 movies (based on box office) in the current year and two preceding years. For appearing in the number one movie in a year a star gets 100 points, the number two movie 99 points and so on..

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/23/2016 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 Nikki  $59,689,605 $32,358,413 $92,048,018
11/6/2015 This Isn't Funny Gillian Jones  $5,654 $0 $5,654
7/26/2012 Burning Man   $0 $13,879 $13,879
4/19/2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding Cousin Nikki  $241,438,208 $133,451,826 $374,890,034
6/10/1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Robin Swallows  $206,040,085 $106,343,402 $312,383,487
12/31/1998 Letters from a Killer   $0 $0 $0
3/20/1998 Primary Colors Cashmere McLeod  $39,017,984 $0 $39,017,984
Movies: 7Totals:$546,191,536$272,167,520$818,359,056
  Averages:$78,027,362$38,881,074$116,908,437

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/23/2016 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 $17,861,950 3,179 $59,689,605 $92,048,018 64.8%
11/6/2015 This Isn't Funny $690 1 $5,654 $5,654 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $59,695,259$92,053,672 
 Averages:$8,931,3201,590$29,847,630$46,026,83682.4%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/19/2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $597,362 2,016 $241,438,208 $374,890,034 64.4%
6/10/1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me $54,917,604 3,314 $206,040,085 $312,383,487 66.0%
3/20/1998 Primary Colors $12,045,395 1,976 $39,017,984 $39,017,984 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $486,496,277$726,291,505 
 Averages:$22,520,1202,435$162,165,426$242,097,16876.8%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,476 $59,695,259
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,814 $486,496,277
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,952 $546,191,536
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 759 $507,173,552
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,283 $546,191,536
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,826 $32,358,413
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 7,401-7,500) 7,459 $239,795,228
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,340 $272,167,520
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,655 $272,153,641
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,201-7,300) 7,298 $272,167,520
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,654 $92,053,672
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,909 $726,291,505
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,464 $818,359,056
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,170 $779,327,193
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,076 $818,359,056
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 355 46
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 398 46
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 424 46
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 499 11
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 512 11
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 516 11
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 911 $59,695,259
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,154 $32,358,413
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,050 $92,053,672
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,220 $59,695,259
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,542 $32,358,413
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,380 $92,053,672
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 762 $59,695,259
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 949 $32,358,413
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 846 $92,053,672
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 441 $59,689,605
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 665 $5,654
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 455 $32,358,413
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 444 $92,048,018
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 703 $5,654
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 701-800) 758 $59,689,605
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,981 $5,654
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 866 $32,358,413
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 827 $92,048,018
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,416 $5,654
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 201-300) 291 $59,689,605
Top International Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 301-400) 328 $32,358,413
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 301-400) 331 $92,048,018


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