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Gary Cole

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $1,255,847,038 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,547)
Best-known acting roles: Reese Bobby (Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby), Henry O'Hare (Hop), Earl (Tammy), Ron (Blockers), Ted Jones (Pineapple Express)
Most productive collaborators: Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Adam McKay, Tim Hill, James Marsden

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting17$847,695,179$408,151,859$1,255,847,038
Lead Ensemble Member1$91,302$0$91,302
Leading1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)9$128,268,952$27,873,477$156,142,429

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Limited Releases: Easy Cash for Limited Releases

February 14th, 2014

Girl on a Bicycle poster

There are lots of films on this week's list of limited releases, but only one of them, The New Black, is earning overwhelmingly positive reviews. The Returned is earning overall positive reviews, but that's not enough to thrive in limited release. In fact, given the competition, it is unlikely there is any film that will earn breakout success. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2018 The Art of Racing in the Rain   $0 $0 $0
12/31/2018 Anderson Falls   $0 $0 $0
9/14/2018 Unbroken: Path to Redemption   $0 $0 $0
3/29/2018 Blockers Ron  $59,839,515 $33,236,009 $93,075,524
12/31/2017 Under the Eiffel Tower   $0 $0 $0
5/13/2016 Divine Access Reverend Guy Roy  $0 $0 $0
3/18/2016 The Bronze Stan Greggory  $615,816 $0 $615,816
12/4/2015 Christmas Eve Dr. Roberts  $91,302 $0 $91,302
10/16/2014 The Town That Dreaded Sundown Chief Deputy Tillmak  $0 $0 $0
7/2/2014 Tammy Earl  $84,525,432 $11,882,223 $96,407,655
2/14/2014 Date and Switch Dwayne  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2012 The Chicago 8   $0 $0 $0
11/4/2011 The Last Rites of Joe May Mob Boss  $0 $0 $0
4/1/2011 Hop Henry O'Hare  $108,085,305 $80,572,288 $188,657,593
9/26/2008 Forever Strong Coach Larry Gelwix  $719,556 $0 $719,556
8/6/2008 Pineapple Express Ted Jones  $87,341,380 $15,062,639 $102,404,019
2/16/2007 Breach Rich Garces  $33,000,880 $1,457,899 $34,458,779
8/4/2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky… Reese Bobby  $148,213,377 $14,657,148 $162,870,525
9/16/2005 Cry Wolf Charles Matthews  $10,047,674 $5,895,407 $15,943,081
3/18/2005 The Ring Two Martin Savide   $75,941,727 $86,000,000 $161,941,727
6/18/2004 Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story Cotton McKnight  $114,326,736 $53,464,968 $167,791,704
11/1/2002 I Spy Carlos  $33,561,137 $26,718,685 $60,279,822
8/21/2002 One Hour Photo Bill Owens  $31,597,131 $20,626,175 $52,223,306
2/19/1999 Office Space   $10,827,813 $1,351,895 $12,179,708
12/11/1998 A Simple Plan Baxter  $16,316,273 $0 $16,316,273
11/13/1998 I'll Be Home For Christmas Mr. Wilkinson  $12,214,338 $0 $12,214,338
2/17/1995 The Brady Bunch Movie Mike Brady  $46,546,167 $0 $46,546,167
7/9/1993 In the Line of Fire Bill Watts  $102,243,874 $85,100,000 $187,343,874
Movies: 28Totals:$976,055,433$436,025,336$1,412,080,769
  Averages:$34,859,123$15,572,333$50,431,456

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/2018 Anderson Falls $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/4/2015 Christmas Eve $45,260 44 $91,302 $91,302 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $91,302$91,302 
 Averages:$22,63022$45,651$45,651100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/2018 The Art of Racing in the Rain $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/14/2018 Unbroken: Path to Redemption $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/29/2018 Blockers $20,556,350 3,418 $59,839,515 $93,075,524 64.3%
5/13/2016 Divine Access $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/18/2016 The Bronze $368,328 1,167 $615,816 $615,816 100.0%
10/16/2014 The Town That Dreaded Sundown $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
7/2/2014 Tammy $21,577,049 3,465 $84,525,432 $96,407,655 87.7%
2/14/2014 Date and Switch $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/4/2011 The Last Rites of Joe May $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
4/1/2011 Hop $37,543,710 3,616 $108,085,305 $188,657,593 57.3%
8/6/2008 Pineapple Express $23,245,025 3,072 $87,341,380 $102,404,019 85.3%
2/16/2007 Breach $10,504,990 1,505 $33,000,880 $34,458,779 95.8%
8/4/2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky… $47,042,215 3,807 $148,213,377 $162,870,525 91.0%
3/18/2005 The Ring Two $35,065,237 3,341 $75,941,727 $161,941,727 46.9%
6/18/2004 Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story $30,070,196 3,020 $114,326,736 $167,791,704 68.1%
11/1/2002 I Spy $12,752,803 3,182 $33,561,137 $60,279,822 55.7%
7/9/1993 In the Line of Fire $15,269,388 2,129 $102,243,874 $187,343,874 54.6%
Movies: 17Totals:  $847,695,179$1,255,847,038 
 Averages:$14,940,8991,866$49,864,422$73,873,35573.3%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,575 $91,302
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 679 $847,695,179
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 789 $976,055,433
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,178 $338,505,749
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,538 $400,338,125
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 985 $976,055,433
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,120 $408,151,859
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,703 $436,025,336
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,682 $114,819,787
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,401-7,500) 7,401 $205,874,173
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,399 $436,025,336
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,349 $91,302
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,547 $1,255,847,038
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,530 $1,412,080,769
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,765 $453,325,536
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,835 $606,212,298
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,849 $1,412,080,769
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,222 $91,302
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,830 $91,302
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,192 $91,302
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,914 $91,302
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,917 $91,302
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,416 $91,302
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,470 $91,302
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,638 $91,302
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,170 $91,302
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,226 $91,302


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