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Ted Danson

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 20 films, with $1,017,829,230 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,850)
Best-known acting roles: Captain Fred Hamill (Saving Private Ryan), Jack Holden (3 Men and a Baby), Jack Holden (3 Men and a Little Lady), J.W. McGraw (Big Miracle), Hal Jackson (Made In America)
Most productive collaborators: Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Edward Burns, Robert Rodat, Tom Sizemore

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting4$237,543,592$273,911,794$511,455,386
Leading3$232,461,670$60,000,000$292,461,670
Cameo1$16,031,707$0$16,031,707
(Unclassified)12$193,505,253$4,375,214$197,880,467

Career Trend

This graph shows Ted Danson’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


Limited Releases are Strange

August 22nd, 2014

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It's a short list this week with only a handful of films. Fortunately, there are two films opening in limited release that are earning strong buzz and great reviews: Love is Strange and The One I Love. Both should find audiences in theaters. Another film, To Be Takei, is also earning great reviews and could do better than most documentaries. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/22/2014 The One I Love Therapist  $511,635 $95,214 $606,849
2/3/2012 Big Miracle J.W. McGraw  $20,157,300 $5,111,380 $25,268,680
12/5/2008 Nobel Son Harvey Parrish  $539,572 $5,200 $544,772
1/18/2008 Mad Money Don Cardigan  $20,668,843 $4,375,214 $25,044,057
12/7/2007 The Amateurs Moose  $16,334 $0 $16,334
9/24/1999 Mumford Jeremy Brockett  $4,559,569 $0 $4,559,569
7/24/1998 Saving Private Ryan Captain Fred Hamill  $216,335,085 $268,700,000 $485,035,085
4/17/1998 Homegrown Gianni Saletzzo  $215,553 $0 $215,553
12/31/1994 Pontiac Moon   $0 $0 $0
6/17/1994 Getting Even With Dad Raymond Gleason  $18,195,538 $0 $18,195,538
5/28/1993 Made In America Hal Jackson  $44,942,695 $60,000,000 $104,942,695
11/21/1990 3 Men and a Little Lady Jack Holden  $71,609,321 $0 $71,609,321
10/27/1989 Dad John Tremont  $19,738,015 $0 $19,738,015
2/10/1989 Cousins Larry  $21,707,236 $0 $21,707,236
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby Cameo  $16,031,707 $0 $16,031,707
11/25/1987 3 Men and a Baby Jack Holden  $167,780,960 $0 $167,780,960
8/8/1986 A Fine Mess Spence Holden  $6,029,824 $0 $6,029,824
3/21/1986 Just Between Friends Chip Davis  $6,408,791 $0 $6,408,791
11/10/1982 Creepshow Harry Wentworth  $20,036,244 $0 $20,036,244
8/28/1981 Body Heat Peter Lowenstein  $24,058,000 $0 $24,058,000
Movies: 20Totals:$679,542,222$338,287,008$1,017,829,230
  Averages:$33,977,111$16,914,350$50,891,462

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/28/1993 Made In America $11,821,326 2,048 $44,942,695 $104,942,695 42.8%
10/27/1989 Dad $0 1,188 $19,738,015 $19,738,015 100.0%
11/25/1987 3 Men and a Baby $10,384,392 1,813 $167,780,960 $167,780,960 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $232,461,670$292,461,670 
 Averages:$7,401,9061,683$77,487,223$97,487,22380.9%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/22/2014 The One I Love $48,059 82 $511,635 $606,849 84.3%
2/3/2012 Big Miracle $7,760,205 2,133 $20,157,300 $25,268,680 79.8%
12/5/2008 Nobel Son $333,912 893 $539,572 $544,772 99.0%
7/24/1998 Saving Private Ryan $30,576,104 2,807 $216,335,085 $485,035,085 44.6%
Movies: 4Totals:  $237,543,592$511,455,386 
 Averages:$9,679,5701,479$59,385,898$127,863,84776.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 641 $232,461,670
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,390 $237,543,592
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,462 $663,510,515
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 798 $469,465,690
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,133 $16,031,707
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,646 $679,542,222
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,433 $60,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,325 $273,911,794
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,843 $338,287,008
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,426 $333,906,594
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,601-5,700) 5,680 $338,287,008
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 935 $292,461,670
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,801-5,900) 5,859 $511,455,386
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,424 $1,001,797,523
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,086 $803,372,284
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,200 $16,031,707
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,850 $1,017,829,230
Highest Grossing Stars of 1987 at the Domestic Box Office 50 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 1988 at the Domestic Box Office 48 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 1989 at the Domestic Box Office 35 150
Highest Grossing Stars of 1990 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 124 50
Highest Grossing Stars of 1991 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 123 50
Highest Grossing Stars of 1993 at the Domestic Box Office 100 70
Highest Grossing Stars of 1994 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 104 70
Highest Grossing Stars of 1995 at the Domestic Box Office 94 70
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,066 $44,942,695
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 722 $19,738,015
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Remake Movies 50 $167,780,960
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 894 $60,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 963 $104,942,695
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 801-900) 844 $19,738,015
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Remake Movies 94 $167,780,960
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 477 $232,461,670
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,156 $60,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 697 $292,461,670
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 249 $232,461,670
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 681 $60,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 391 $292,461,670
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 111 $232,461,670
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 279 $60,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 149 $292,461,670
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 865 $44,942,695
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 201-300) 268 $187,518,975
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 601-700) 694 $60,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 701-800) 777 $104,942,695
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 401-500) 469 $187,518,975
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 466 $44,942,695
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 201-300) 241 $167,780,960
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 401-500) 475 $19,738,015
Top International Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 301-400) 378 $60,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 414 $104,942,695
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 301-400) 325 $167,780,960
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 501-600) 510 $19,738,015


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