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Teyonah Parris

Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $49,643,764 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #33,990)
Best-known acting roles: Riva (How Do You Know?), Colandrea "Coco" Conners (Dear White People), Lysistrata (Chi-raq), Penelope (Five Nights in Maine)
Most productive collaborators: Reese Witherspoon, James L. Brooks, Paul Rudd, Julie Ansell, Owen Wilson

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$30,228,207$19,415,557$49,643,764
Leading2$7,057,185$1,020,770$8,077,955

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Chi-raq Trailer

November 5th, 2015

Chi-raq

Drama starring Teyonah Parris and Nick Cannon, directed by Spike Lee opens December 4... Full Movie Details. More...

Featured TV on DVD Review: Mad Men: Season Six

November 13th, 2013

Season Six of Mad Men is the penultimate season for the show. This is bittersweet for fans, because a lot of them will be losing their favorite show. Also, it makes the expectations really high. Fans will demand the show go off on high note and any sign of a decrease in quality might send them off in a panic. Are there reasons to panic? Or does it look like the seventh and final season will be a great send off for the show? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/5/2016 Five Nights in Maine Penelope  $15,587 $0 $15,587
12/4/2015 Chi-raq Lysistrata  $2,653,031 $21,153 $2,674,184
10/17/2014 Dear White People Colandrea "Coco" Conners  $4,404,154 $999,617 $5,403,771
6/20/2014 A Picture of You Mika  $0 $0 $0
12/17/2010 How Do You Know? Riva  $30,212,620 $19,415,557 $49,628,177
Movies: 5Totals:$37,285,392$20,436,327$57,721,719
  Averages:$7,457,078$4,087,265$11,544,344

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/4/2015 Chi-raq $1,198,453 1,576 $2,653,031 $2,674,184 99.2%
10/17/2014 Dear White People $347,959 392 $4,404,154 $5,403,771 81.5%
Movies: 2Totals:  $7,057,185$8,077,955 
 Averages:$773,206984$3,528,593$4,038,97890.4%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/5/2016 Five Nights in Maine $9,059 10 $15,587 $15,587 100.0%
6/20/2014 A Picture of You $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/17/2010 How Do You Know? $7,484,696 2,483 $30,212,620 $49,628,177 60.9%
Movies: 3Totals:  $30,228,207$49,643,764 
 Averages:$2,497,918831$10,076,069$16,547,92180.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,603 $7,057,185
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 33,801-33,900) 33,861 $30,228,207
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 30,801-30,900) 30,887 $37,285,392
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,018 $7,072,772
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 31,501-31,600) 31,533 $30,212,620
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 32,601-32,700) 32,644 $37,285,392
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,301 $1,020,770
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 32,301-32,400) 32,341 $19,415,557
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 32,201-32,300) 32,266 $20,436,327
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,301-7,400) 7,349 $1,020,770
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 29,601-29,700) 29,683 $19,415,557
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 34,201-34,300) 34,223 $20,436,327
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,214 $8,077,955
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 33,901-34,000) 33,990 $49,643,764
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 32,701-32,800) 32,706 $57,721,719
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,528 $8,093,542
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 31,401-31,500) 31,421 $49,628,177
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 34,501-34,600) 34,565 $57,721,719
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,868 $4,404,154
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 143 $2,653,031
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,313 $999,617
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 145 $21,153
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,351 $5,403,771
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 169 $2,674,184
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,306 $7,057,185
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,979 $1,020,770
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,889 $8,077,955
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,561 $7,057,185
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,005 $1,020,770
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,949 $8,077,955
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 956 $4,404,154
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,022 $2,653,031
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 968 $999,617
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,785 $21,153
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,143 $5,403,771
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,375 $2,674,184
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,221 $7,057,185
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,565 $1,020,770
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,507 $8,077,955


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