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William Nicholson

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $1,480,695,127 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #106)
Best-known technical roles: Les Miserables (Screenwriter), Unbroken (Screenwriter), Gladiator (Screenwriter), Everest (Screenwriter), First Knight (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Jason Clarke, Baltasar Kormakur, Russell Crowe, Angela Morrison, Tim Bevan

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter8$575,380,259$905,314,868$1,480,695,127
Story Creator1$37,361,412$90,000,000$127,361,412

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/13/2017 Breathe Screenwriter $489,322 $4,145,114 $4,634,436
9/18/2015 Everest Screenwriter $43,482,270 $178,353,226 $221,835,496
12/25/2014 Unbroken Screenwriter $115,637,895 $47,889,929 $163,527,824
11/29/2013 Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Screenwriter $8,323,085 $21,567,317 $29,890,402
12/25/2012 Les Miserables Screenwriter $148,809,770 $293,359,282 $442,169,052
5/5/2000 Gladiator Screenwriter $187,683,805 $270,000,000 $457,683,805
7/7/1995 First Knight Screenwriter,
Based on a Story By 
$37,361,412 $90,000,000 $127,361,412
12/14/1994 Nell Screenwriter $33,592,700 $0 $33,592,700
Movies: 8Totals:$575,380,259$905,314,868$1,480,695,127
  Averages:$71,922,532$113,164,359$185,086,891



Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/13/2017 Breathe $22,285 315 $489,322 $4,634,436 10.6%
9/18/2015 Everest $7,222,035 3,009 $43,482,270 $221,835,496 19.6%
12/25/2014 Unbroken $30,621,445 3,301 $115,637,895 $163,527,824 70.7%
11/29/2013 Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom $84,283 1,010 $8,323,085 $29,890,402 27.8%
12/25/2012 Les Miserables $27,281,735 2,927 $148,809,770 $442,169,052 33.7%
5/5/2000 Gladiator $34,819,017 3,188 $187,683,805 $457,683,805 41.0%
7/7/1995 First Knight $10,856,442 2,161 $37,361,412 $127,361,412 29.3%
12/14/1994 Nell $62,663 1,236 $33,592,700 $33,592,700 100.0%
Movies: 9Totals:  $612,741,671$1,608,056,539 
 Averages:$13,536,2612,145$68,082,408$178,672,94940.2%


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