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Hayden Christensen

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 19 films, with $1,900,815,906 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,165)
Best-known acting roles: Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader (Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith), Anakin Skywalker (Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones), David (Jumper), A.J. (Takers), Clay (Awake)
Best-known technical roles: Cooties (Executive Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Doug Liman, Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Bell, David S. Goyer, Jim Uhls

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading8$833,703,036$970,319,617$1,804,022,653
Lead Ensemble Member1$1,588,087$8,136,973$9,725,060
Supporting1$1,661,464$0$1,661,464
(Unclassified)9$46,018,461$39,388,268$85,406,729
In Technical RolesExecutive Producer2$60,058$520,953$581,011

Career Trend

This graph shows Hayden Christensen’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


Featured Blu-ray and DVD Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

March 26th, 2018

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi was the biggest box office hit of 2016, both domestically and worldwide. It also earned 91% positive reviews and a solid A from CinemaScore. It is also hated by a minority of very loud, very aggressive people. Are the majority right? Do the minority have a legitimate case to make? More...

Limited and VOD Releases: Exorcising Your Options

July 24th, 2015

The Vatican Tapes

Every once and a while, I feel the need to apologize for the pun in the headline. This is one of those weeks. It is also one of those weeks where I can't find a limited release that has a good chance at earning some mainstream success. Unexpected is the biggest release, but its reviews suggest it will do better on Video on Demand than in theaters. There are a few documentaries that might do well on the art house circuit, but it is unlikely that any have what it takes to find mainstream success. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 Marco Polo   $0 $0 $0
7/21/2017 First Kill   $0 $73,707 $73,707
12/31/2015 Untot   $0 $0 $0
9/11/2015 90 Minutes in Heaven Don Piper  $4,816,142 $0 $4,816,142
7/21/2015 American Heist James Kelly  $0 $0 $0
2/6/2015 Outcast Jacob  $0 $261,210 $261,210
2/18/2011 Vanishing on Seventh Street Luke Ryder  $22,729 $0 $22,729
8/27/2010 Takers A.J.  $57,744,720 $12,842,548 $70,587,268
10/16/2009 New York, I Love You Ben  $1,588,087 $8,136,973 $9,725,060
8/26/2008 Virgin Territory Lorenzo  $0 $5,473,041 $5,473,041
2/14/2008 Jumper David  $80,172,128 $142,468,684 $222,640,812
11/30/2007 Awake Clay  $14,373,825 $18,594,823 $32,968,648
2/2/2007 Factory Girl Musician  $1,661,464 $0 $1,661,464
5/19/2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader  $380,270,577 $468,728,300 $848,998,877
10/31/2003 Shattered Glass Stephen Glass  $2,207,975 $1,248,627 $3,456,602
5/16/2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones Anakin Skywalker  $310,676,740 $346,018,875 $656,695,615
10/26/2001 Life as a House Sam  $15,652,637 $8,236,521 $23,889,158
4/21/2000 The Virgin Suicides Jake Hill Conley  $4,859,475 $5,760,295 $10,619,770
2/3/1995 In the Mouth of Madness Paper Boy  $8,924,549 $1,254 $8,925,803
Movies: 19Totals:$882,971,048$1,017,844,858$1,900,815,906
  Averages:$46,472,160$53,570,782$100,042,942

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/11/2015 90 Minutes in Heaven $2,035,273 899 $4,816,142 $4,816,142 100.0%
7/21/2015 American Heist $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/6/2015 Outcast $0 0 $0 $261,210 0.0%
2/18/2011 Vanishing on Seventh Street $2,898 6 $22,729 $22,729 100.0%
8/27/2010 Takers $20,512,304 2,206 $57,744,720 $70,587,268 81.8%
10/16/2009 New York, I Love You $380,776 119 $1,588,087 $9,725,060 16.3%
2/14/2008 Jumper $27,354,808 3,430 $80,172,128 $222,640,812 36.0%
5/19/2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith $108,435,841 3,663 $380,270,577 $848,998,877 44.8%
5/16/2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $80,027,814 3,161 $310,676,740 $656,695,615 47.3%
Movies: 9Totals:  $835,291,123$1,813,747,713 
 Averages:$26,527,7461,498$92,810,125$201,527,52453.3%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/2/2007 Factory Girl $87,477 336 $1,661,464 $1,661,464 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $1,661,464$1,661,464 
 Averages:$87,477336$1,661,464$1,661,464100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 185 $835,291,123
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 48,101-48,200) 48,130 $1,661,464
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 917 $882,971,048
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 414 $835,291,123
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,112 $882,971,048
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 199 $978,456,590
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,002 $1,017,771,151
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 494 $978,456,590
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,271 $1,017,844,858
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 191 $1,813,747,713
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 50,601-50,700) 50,601 $1,661,464
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 928 $1,900,742,199
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 452 $1,813,747,713
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,165 $1,900,815,906
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Domestic Box Office 74 98
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Domestic Box Office 90 98
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Domestic Box Office 80 98
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Domestic Box Office 69 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Domestic Box Office 62 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Domestic Box Office 64 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 181 63
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 217 63
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Domestic Box Office 93 104
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 330 41
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 358 41
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the International Box Office 65 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the International Box Office 76 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the International Box Office 77 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the International Box Office 71 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the International Box Office 60 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the International Box Office 60 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 132 77
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 153 77
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 158 77
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Worldwide Box Office 73 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Worldwide Box Office 85 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Worldwide Box Office 82 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Worldwide Box Office 77 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Worldwide Box Office 66 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Worldwide Box Office 66 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 149 72
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 178 72
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 112 92
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 392 20
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 456 20
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 81 $750,302,853
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 301-400) 373 $80,172,128
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Factual Book/Article Movies (Rank 101-200) 180 $4,816,142
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 88 $835,987,906
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 201-300) 289 $142,468,684
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 82 $1,586,290,759
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 301-400) 303 $222,640,812
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Factual Book/Article Movies (Rank 101-200) 199 $4,816,142
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 696 $144,343,806
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies 25 $690,947,317
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 695 $163,709,415
Top International Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies 41 $814,747,175
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 684 $308,053,221
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies 34 $1,505,694,492
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 764 $59,332,807
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies 14 $771,119,445
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 701-800) 786 $22,729
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 401-500) 405 $4,816,142
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,112 $20,979,521
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies 20 $957,215,859
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 601-700) 681 $261,210
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 935 $80,312,328
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies 19 $1,728,335,304
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 701-800) 792 $283,939
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 401-500) 475 $4,816,142
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 54 $771,119,445
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 201-300) 293 $64,148,949
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 701-800) 798 $22,729
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 73 $957,477,069
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 501-600) 530 $20,979,521
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 65 $1,728,596,514
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 301-400) 375 $85,128,470
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 943 $22,729
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 101-200) 159 $523,003,567
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,556 $1,610,816
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 146 $310,676,740
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 101-200) 179 $624,039,532
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,180 $8,136,973
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 185 $346,018,875
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 801-900) 811 $261,210
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 101-200) 168 $1,147,043,099
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,440 $9,747,789
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 163 $656,695,615
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,027 $261,210
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 284 $57,744,720
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 16 $771,119,445
Top International Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 408 $12,842,548
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 20 $957,215,859
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 337 $70,587,268
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 20 $1,728,335,304

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/18/2015 Cooties Executive Producer $60,058 $520,953 $581,011
7/21/2015 American Heist Executive Producer $0 $0 $0
Movies: 2Totals:$60,058$520,953$581,011
  Averages:$30,029$260,477$290,506





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