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LL Cool J

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 22 films, with $995,543,681 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,984)
Best-known acting roles: Mr. Jones (Charlie's Angels), Preacher (Deep Blue Sea), Julian Washington #33 (Any Given Sunday), Ronny (Halloween: H2O), Sean Matthews (Last Holiday)
Best-known technical roles: Strictly Business (Song Writer)
Most productive collaborators: Saffron Burrows, Renny Harlin, Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz, Thomas Jane

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$251,450,730$265,830,545$517,281,275
Lead Ensemble Member2$93,104,426$24,700,000$117,804,426
(Unclassified)15$277,923,445$82,534,535$360,457,980
In Technical RolesSong Writer1$7,683,267$0$7,683,267

Career Trend

This graph shows LL Cool J’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


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/25/2013 Grudge Match Frankie Brite  $29,807,260 $40,000,000 $69,807,260
4/13/2007 Slow Burn Luther Pinks  $1,237,615 $0 $1,237,615
7/18/2006 Edison Force Deed  $0 $0 $0
1/13/2006 Last Holiday Sean Matthews  $38,399,961 $4,943,286 $43,343,247
5/13/2005 Mindhunters Gabe  $4,476,235 $12,090,000 $16,566,235
6/13/2003 Rugrats Go Wild Piki  $39,402,572 $16,040,460 $55,443,032
2/7/2003 Deliver Us From Eva Ray Adams  $17,573,594 $0 $17,573,594
2/8/2002 Rollerball Marcus Ridley  $18,990,542 $6,861,966 $25,852,508
4/11/2001 Kingdom Come Ray Bud Slocumb  $23,247,539 $146,400 $23,393,939
11/3/2000 Charlie's Angels Mr. Jones  $125,305,545 $134,430,545 $259,736,090
12/22/1999 Any Given Sunday Julian Washington #33  $75,530,832 $24,700,000 $100,230,832
8/25/1999 In Too Deep Duane Keith Gittens ('God')  $14,026,509 $1,444,720 $15,471,229
7/28/1999 Deep Blue Sea Preacher  $73,648,228 $91,400,000 $165,048,228
8/5/1998 Halloween: H2O Ronny  $55,041,738 $0 $55,041,738
5/8/1998 Woo Darryl  $8,064,972 $0 $8,064,972
1/30/1998 Caught Up Roger  $6,754,958 $7,703 $6,762,661
3/28/1997 B*A*P*S Himself  $7,246,735 $0 $7,246,735
2/14/1997 Touch Himself  $408,097 $0 $408,097
12/18/1992 Toys Patrick Zevo  $21,452,082 $0 $21,452,082
3/8/1991 The Hard Way Billy  $24,525,330 $41,000,000 $65,525,330
2/14/1986 Wildcats Rapper  $26,285,544 $0 $26,285,544
10/25/1985 Krush Groove Himself  $11,052,713 $0 $11,052,713
Movies: 22Totals:$622,478,601$373,065,080$995,543,681
  Averages:$28,294,482$16,957,504$45,251,986

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/7/2003 Deliver Us From Eva $6,648,374 1,139 $17,573,594 $17,573,594 100.0%
12/22/1999 Any Given Sunday $13,584,625 2,505 $75,530,832 $100,230,832 75.4%
Movies: 2Totals:  $93,104,426$117,804,426 
 Averages:$10,116,5001,822$46,552,213$58,902,21387.7%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/25/2013 Grudge Match $7,021,993 2,856 $29,807,260 $69,807,260 42.7%
4/13/2007 Slow Burn $778,123 1,163 $1,237,615 $1,237,615 100.0%
11/3/2000 Charlie's Angels $40,128,550 3,037 $125,305,545 $259,736,090 48.2%
7/28/1999 Deep Blue Sea $19,107,643 2,901 $73,648,228 $165,048,228 44.6%
12/18/1992 Toys $4,810,027 1,294 $21,452,082 $21,452,082 100.0%
Movies: 5Totals:  $251,450,730$517,281,275 
 Averages:$14,369,2672,250$50,290,146$103,456,25567.1%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,161 $93,104,426
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,963 $251,450,730
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,760 $583,076,029
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,463 $114,556,508
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,701-7,800) 7,755 $155,112,805
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,903 $622,478,601
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,915 $24,700,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,573 $265,830,545
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,498 $357,024,620
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,294 $24,700,000
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 8,401-8,500) 8,496 $174,430,545
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,074 $373,065,080
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,468 $117,804,426
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,801-5,900) 5,804 $517,281,275
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,706 $940,100,649
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,152 $139,256,508
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,901-8,000) 7,909 $329,543,350
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,984 $995,543,681
Highest Grossing Stars of 1999 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 111 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 116 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 133 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 158 51
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 160 51
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 142 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 145 65
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 601-700) 689 $93,104,426
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,251 $24,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 922 $117,804,426
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 927 $93,104,426
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,640 $24,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,206 $117,804,426
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 564 $93,104,426
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,024 $24,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 726 $117,804,426
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 201-300) 248 $75,530,832
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 257 $17,573,594
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 401-500) 466 $24,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 301-400) 330 $100,230,832
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 301 $17,573,594
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 416 $93,104,426
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 701-800) 799 $24,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 501-600) 567 $117,804,426
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 301-400) 344 $75,530,832
Top International Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 469 $24,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 430 $100,230,832

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/8/1991 Strictly Business Song Writer $7,683,267 $0 $7,683,267
Movies: 1Totals:$7,683,267$0$7,683,267
  Averages:$7,683,267$0$7,683,267

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