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Chris Farley

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $376,051,702 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #9,270)
Best-known acting roles: Security Guard (Wayne's World), Milton (Wayne's World 2), Mike Donnelly (Black Sheep), Haru (Beverly Hills Ninja), Thomas 'Tommy' Callahan III (Tommy Boy)
Most productive collaborators: David Spade, Dan Aykroyd, Tim Matheson, Christine Ebersole, Gary Busey

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$36,195,635$0$36,195,635
Cameo2$169,662,323$61,400,000$231,062,323
Leading1$32,330,354$0$32,330,354
Documentary Subject1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)3$70,069,705$6,393,685$76,463,390

Career Trend

This graph shows Chris Farley’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


Home Market Releases for August 11th, 2015

August 11th, 2015

Felicia Day

Fortunately, summer is coming to an end, so the quality of the home market releases will start to climb very soon. Unfortunately, this week the biggest first-run release is Unfriended. It is worth picking up, if you are a fan of the genre, but it is not exactly a blockbuster title. As for the best releases of the week, I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story is close to the top of the list. However, in the end I went with Felicia Day: You're Never Weird on the Internet (Almost), which is a bit of an unorthodox choice, as it is not a DVD or Blu-ray. However, it is the best new release of the week. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/11/2015 I Am Chris Farley Himself  $0 $0 $0
6/12/1998 Dirty Work Jimmy (uncredited)  $10,020,081 $0 $10,020,081
5/29/1998 Almost Heroes Bartholomew Hunt  $6,175,688 $0 $6,175,688
1/17/1997 Beverly Hills Ninja Haru  $31,245,344 $6,393,685 $37,639,029
2/2/1996 Black Sheep Mike Donnelly  $32,330,354 $0 $32,330,354
3/31/1995 Tommy Boy Thomas 'Tommy' Callahan III  $32,648,673 $0 $32,648,673
8/5/1994 Airheads Officer Wilson  $5,021,868 $0 $5,021,868
12/10/1993 Wayne's World 2 Milton  $47,965,000 $0 $47,965,000
7/23/1993 Coneheads Ronnie   $21,153,686 $0 $21,153,686
2/14/1992 Wayne's World Security Guard  $121,697,323 $61,400,000 $183,097,323
Movies: 10Totals:$308,258,017$67,793,685$376,051,702
  Averages:$30,825,802$6,779,369$37,605,170

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/2/1996 Black Sheep $10,593,609 2,092 $32,330,354 $32,330,354 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $32,330,354$32,330,354 
 Averages:$10,593,6092,092$32,330,354$32,330,354100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/12/1998 Dirty Work $3,634,236 1,776 $10,020,081 $10,020,081 100.0%
8/5/1994 Airheads $1,911,739 1,228 $5,021,868 $5,021,868 100.0%
7/23/1993 Coneheads $7,100,501 1,978 $21,153,686 $21,153,686 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $36,195,635$36,195,635 
 Averages:$4,215,4921,661$12,065,212$12,065,212100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,966 $32,330,354
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 31,601-31,700) 31,663 $36,195,635
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,701-10,800) 10,729 $138,595,694
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 40,701-40,800) 40,733 $10,020,081
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 191 $169,662,323
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,883 $308,258,017
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 39,101-39,200) 39,154 $6,393,685
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 613 $61,400,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 22,201-22,300) 22,295 $67,793,685
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,430 $32,330,354
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 37,801-37,900) 37,894 $36,195,635
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 20,301-20,400) 20,309 $144,989,379
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 42,601-42,700) 42,692 $10,020,081
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 370 $231,062,323
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,201-9,300) 9,270 $376,051,702
Highest Grossing Stars of 1996 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 117 51
Highest Grossing Stars of 1997 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 127 51
Highest Grossing Stars of 1998 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 147 51
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,304 $32,330,354
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,613 $32,330,354
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,706 $32,330,354
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,152 $32,330,354
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,122 $32,330,354
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,402 $32,330,354
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 641 $32,330,354
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 762 $32,330,354
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,041 $32,330,354
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,172 $32,330,354
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 382 $32,330,354
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 413 $32,330,354


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