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Peter Hedges

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $261,392,563 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #777)
Best-known technical roles: The Odd Life of Timothy Green (Director), The Odd Life of Timothy Green (Screenwriter), Dan in Real Life (Director), Dan in Real Life (Screenwriter), About a Boy (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Jennifer Garner, Steve Carell, Joel Edgerton, Ahmet Zappa, Juliette Binoche

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesScreenwriter6$150,014,165$111,378,398$261,392,563
Director3$99,496,413$21,421,747$120,918,160

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/14/2016 Little Sister Bill Lunsford  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 1Totals:$0$0$0
  Averages:$0$0$0

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/7/2018 Ben is Back Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
8/15/2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green Screenwriter,
Director 
$51,853,450 $3,395,709 $55,249,159
10/26/2007 Dan in Real Life Director,
Screenwriter 
$47,642,963 $18,026,038 $65,669,001
5/17/2002 About a Boy Screenwriter $40,803,000 $89,956,651 $130,759,651
12/3/1999 A Map of the World Screenwriter $544,538 $0 $544,538
12/25/1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape Screenwriter $9,170,214 $0 $9,170,214
Movies: 6Totals:$150,014,165$111,378,398$261,392,563
  Averages:$25,002,361$18,563,066$43,565,427

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/7/2018 Ben is Back $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
8/15/2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green $10,822,903 2,717 $51,853,450 $55,249,159 93.9%
10/26/2007 Dan in Real Life $11,809,445 1,941 $47,642,963 $65,669,001 72.6%
Movies: 3Totals:  $99,496,413$120,918,160 
 Averages:$7,544,1161,553$33,165,471$40,306,05383.2%


Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/7/2018 Ben is Back $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
8/15/2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green $10,822,903 2,717 $51,853,450 $55,249,159 93.9%
10/26/2007 Dan in Real Life $11,809,445 1,941 $47,642,963 $65,669,001 72.6%
5/17/2002 About a Boy $8,557,630 1,756 $40,803,000 $130,759,651 31.2%
12/3/1999 A Map of the World $14,017 19 $544,538 $544,538 100.0%
12/25/1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape $0 0 $9,170,214 $9,170,214 100.0%
Movies: 6Totals:  $150,014,165$261,392,563 
 Averages:$5,200,6661,072$25,002,361$43,565,42779.5%


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