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Eddie Griffin

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 29 films, with $1,517,228,354 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,670)
Best-known acting roles: Little Guy (Armageddon), Pope Sweet Jesus (Norbit), Orpheus (Scary Movie 3), Lester (John Q), Frank Jones (Date Movie)
Most productive collaborators: Eddie Murphy, Brian Robbins, Thandie Newton, Charles Murphy, Terry Crews

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$499,432,188$492,721,736$992,153,924
Leading3$47,144,735$665$47,145,400
Lead Ensemble Member1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)20$358,336,960$119,592,070$477,929,030

Career Trend

This graph shows Eddie Griffin’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
6/2/2017 All About the Money Christopher Jefferson Johnson  $0 $0 $0
12/11/2015 American Hero Lucille  $0 $26 $26
10/31/2010 The Other Side Toothless  $0 $0 $0
5/18/2007 The Wendell Baker Story McTeague  $127,188 $0 $127,188
4/13/2007 Redline Infamous  $6,881,021 $0 $6,881,021
2/9/2007 Norbit Pope Sweet Jesus  $95,673,607 $63,300,000 $158,973,607
2/17/2006 Date Movie Frank Jones  $48,548,426 $36,597,739 $85,146,165
8/12/2005 Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo T.J. Hicks  $22,400,154 $22,873,310 $45,273,464
1/9/2004 My Baby's Daddy Lonnie  $17,321,573 $639 $17,322,212
10/24/2003 Scary Movie 3 Orpheus  $110,000,082 $45,199,918 $155,200,000
4/4/2003 DysFunkTional Family Himself  $2,255,000 $0 $2,255,000
12/25/2002 Pinocchio   $3,681,811 $28,000,000 $31,681,811
5/31/2002 Undercover Brother Anton Jackson  $38,230,435 $2,565,710 $40,796,145
5/10/2002 The New Guy Luther  $28,972,187 $0 $28,972,187
2/15/2002 John Q Lester  $71,026,631 $31,200,000 $102,226,631
1/12/2001 Double Take Freddy Tiffany  $29,823,162 $0 $29,823,162
12/10/1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo T.J. Hicks  $65,535,067 $27,400,000 $92,935,067
4/9/1999 Foolish Miles 'Foolish' Wise  $6,026,908 $0 $6,026,908
3/26/1999 The Mod Squad Sanny  $13,260,050 $2,155,311 $15,415,361
7/1/1998 Armageddon Little Guy  $201,578,182 $353,021,818 $554,600,000
2/24/1995 The Walking Dead Private Hoover Branche  $6,014,340 $0 $6,014,340
9/28/1994 Jason's Lyric Rat  $20,788,730 $0 $20,788,730
1/12/1994 House Party 3 Guest at Kid's bachelor party  $19,194,572 $0 $19,194,572
8/6/1993 The Meteor Man Michael  $8,015,592 $0 $8,015,592
7/23/1993 Coneheads Customer  $21,153,686 $0 $21,153,686
4/17/1992 Brain Donors Messenger  $860,365 $0 $860,365
12/13/1991 The Last Boy Scout M.C.  $59,509,925 $0 $59,509,925
5/17/1991 Dice Rules Gas Station Attendent  $658,000 $0 $658,000
3/29/1991 The Five Heartbeats Ventriloquist (uncredited)  $7,377,189 $0 $7,377,189
Movies: 29Totals:$904,913,883$612,314,471$1,517,228,354
  Averages:$31,203,927$21,114,292$52,318,219

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/2/2017 All About the Money $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/11/2015 American Hero $0 0 $0 $26 0.0%
1/9/2004 My Baby's Daddy $7,548,819 1,448 $17,321,573 $17,322,212 100.0%
1/12/2001 Double Take $11,736,236 1,631 $29,823,162 $29,823,162 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $47,144,735$47,145,400 
 Averages:$4,821,264770$11,786,184$11,786,35066.7%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/9/2007 Norbit $34,195,434 3,145 $95,673,607 $158,973,607 60.2%
10/24/2003 Scary Movie 3 $48,113,770 3,505 $110,000,082 $155,200,000 70.9%
2/15/2002 John Q $20,275,194 2,505 $71,026,631 $102,226,631 69.5%
7/1/1998 Armageddon $36,089,972 3,184 $201,578,182 $554,600,000 36.3%
7/23/1993 Coneheads $7,100,501 1,978 $21,153,686 $21,153,686 100.0%
Movies: 5Totals:  $499,432,188$992,153,924 
 Averages:$29,154,9742,863$99,886,438$198,430,78567.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,649 $47,144,735
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,719 $499,432,188
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 901 $904,913,883
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 994 $398,101,582
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,090 $904,913,883
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,682 $665
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,124 $492,721,736
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,239 $612,314,471
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,160 $447,521,844
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,737 $612,314,471
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,151 $47,145,400
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,334 $992,153,924
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,382 $1,517,228,354
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,059 $845,623,426
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,670 $1,517,228,354
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 247 22
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 245 22
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 271 22
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 251 9
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 248 9
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 282 9
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,512 $17,321,573
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 101-200) 195 $29,823,162
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,492 $665
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,872 $17,322,238
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 201-300) 244 $29,823,162
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,384 $47,144,735
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,338 $665
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,868 $47,145,400
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 900 $47,144,735
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,032 $639
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 597 $26
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,188 $47,145,374
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 750 $26
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 455 $29,823,162
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 776 $17,321,573
Top International Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 801-900) 822 $26
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,328 $639
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 567 $29,823,188
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 917 $17,322,212
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 853 $47,144,735
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,610 $639
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,502 $26
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,045 $47,145,374
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,615 $26
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 509 $29,823,162
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 541 $29,823,162


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