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Maya Forbes

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $668,037,058 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #313)
Best-known technical roles: Monsters vs. Aliens (Screenwriter), A Dog’s Purpose (Screenwriter), Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (Screenwriter), The Rocker (Screenwriter), Infinitely Polar Bear (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Britt Robertson, Lasse Hallström, Bruce W. Cameron, K.J. Apa, Reese Witherspoon

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter6$319,522,261$348,514,797$668,037,058
Director2$1,430,655$500,100$1,930,755

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/27/2017 A Dog’s Purpose Screenwriter $64,321,890 $134,100,000 $198,421,890
12/31/2016 The Polka King Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
6/19/2015 Infinitely Polar Bear Director,
Screenwriter 
$1,430,655 $500,100 $1,930,755
8/3/2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Screenwriter $49,008,662 $28,221,033 $77,229,695
3/27/2009 Monsters vs. Aliens Screenwriter $198,351,526 $183,335,854 $381,687,380
8/20/2008 The Rocker Screenwriter $6,409,528 $2,357,810 $8,767,338
Movies: 6Totals:$319,522,261$348,514,797$668,037,058
  Averages:$53,253,710$58,085,800$111,339,510

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/2016 The Polka King $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/19/2015 Infinitely Polar Bear $47,398 110 $1,430,655 $1,930,755 74.1%
Movies: 2Totals:  $1,430,655$1,930,755 
 Averages:$23,69955$715,328$965,37874.1%


Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/27/2017 A Dog’s Purpose $18,222,810 3,178 $64,321,890 $198,421,890 32.4%
12/31/2016 The Polka King $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/19/2015 Infinitely Polar Bear $47,398 110 $1,430,655 $1,930,755 74.1%
8/3/2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days $14,623,599 3,401 $49,008,662 $77,229,695 63.5%
3/27/2009 Monsters vs. Aliens $59,321,095 4,136 $198,351,526 $381,687,380 52.0%
8/20/2008 The Rocker $2,636,048 2,784 $6,409,528 $8,767,338 73.1%
Movies: 6Totals:  $319,522,261$668,037,058 
 Averages:$15,808,4922,268$53,253,710$111,339,51059.0%


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