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Ernie Hudson

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 37 films, with $1,752,571,896 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,335)
Best-known acting roles: Uncle Bill (Ghostbusters), McDonald (Miss Congeniality), Winston Zeddemore (Ghostbusters), Monroe Kelly (Congo), Winston Zeddemore (Ghostbusters II)
Most productive collaborators: Sandra Bullock, Donald Petrie, Marc Lawrence, Dan Aykroyd, Michael Caine

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting18$951,754,164$541,249,517$1,493,003,681
(Unclassified)19$233,114,399$26,453,816$259,568,215

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 716 $1,184,868,563
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,057 $567,703,333
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,335 $1,752,571,896

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/19/2016 Spaceman Joe  $0 $0 $0
7/13/2016 Ghostbusters Uncle Bill  $128,350,574 $100,683,476 $229,034,050
4/1/2016 God’s Not Dead 2 Judge Stennis  $20,773,069 $2,788,988 $23,562,057
10/10/2014 You're Not You Patient  $0 $509,039 $509,039
4/10/2009 Dragonball Evolution Sifu Norris  $9,362,785 $48,865,675 $58,228,460
12/31/2008 Confessions of an Action Star Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/5/2008 Nobel Son Lasasso  $539,572 $5,200 $544,772
11/17/2006 Hood of Horror Roscoe  $26,000 $0 $26,000
3/31/2006 Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing a… Blake Rische  $349,132 $148,063 $497,195
3/24/2005 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous Harry McDonald  $48,478,006 $52,904,390 $101,382,396
4/23/2004 Clifford's Really Big Movie P.T.  $2,922,354 $333,072 $3,255,426
12/22/2000 Miss Congeniality McDonald  $106,807,667 $106,613,284 $213,420,951
9/8/2000 The Watcher FBI Director  $28,946,615 $18,321,214 $47,267,829
12/25/1997 Mr. Magoo Gus  $21,437,192 $7,500,000 $28,937,192
4/19/1996 The Substitute Principal Claude Rolle  $14,675,167 $0 $14,675,167
6/9/1995 Congo Monroe Kelly  $81,022,333 $71,000,000 $152,022,333
4/21/1995 The Basketball Diaries Reggie  $2,381,087 $0 $2,381,087
12/16/1994 Speechless Ventura  $20,564,705 $0 $20,564,705
8/5/1994 Airheads Segeant O'Malley  $5,021,868 $0 $5,021,868
6/3/1994 The Cowboy Way Officer Sam Shaw  $19,731,505 $0 $19,731,505
5/11/1994 The Crow Sergeant Albrecht  $50,638,075 $0 $50,638,075
4/29/1994 No Escape Hawkins  $15,339,030 $1,874,203 $17,213,233
2/25/1994 Sugar Hill Lolly Jonas  $18,272,447 $151,467 $18,423,914
1/10/1992 The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Solomon  $88,036,683 $0 $88,036,683
6/16/1989 Ghostbusters II Winston Zeddemore  $112,494,738 $103,005,262 $215,500,000
3/17/1989 Leviathan Justin Jones  $15,363,560 $0 $15,363,560
1/1/1988 The Wrong Guys Dawson  $1,152,786 $0 $1,152,786
10/16/1987 Weeds Bagdad  $1,113,222 $0 $1,113,222
8/3/1984 Joy of Sex Mr. Potter  $4,463,000 $0 $4,463,000
6/8/1984 Ghostbusters Winston Zeddemore  $242,212,467 $53,000,000 $295,212,467
12/16/1983 Two of a Kind Detective Staggs  $23,700,000 $0 $23,700,000
10/28/1983 Going Berserk Muhammed  $234,950 $0 $234,950
5/20/1983 Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbid… Terra Sector Chief Washington  $16,478,265 $0 $16,478,265
4/2/1982 Penitentiary II Half Dead  $662,896 $0 $662,896
5/1/1981 The Jazz Singer Heckler  $27,118,000 $0 $27,118,000
1/1/1980 The Octagon Quinine  $19,000,000 $0 $19,000,000
6/22/1979 The Main Event Killer  $37,198,813 $0 $37,198,813
Movies: 37Totals:$1,184,868,563$567,703,333$1,752,571,896
  Averages:$32,023,475$15,343,333$47,366,808


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/19/2016 Spaceman $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
7/13/2016 Ghostbusters $46,018,755 3,963 $128,350,574 $229,034,050 56.0%
4/1/2016 God’s Not Dead 2 $7,623,662 2,419 $20,773,069 $23,562,057 88.2%
10/10/2014 You're Not You $0 0 $0 $509,039 0.0%
4/10/2009 Dragonball Evolution $4,756,488 2,181 $9,362,785 $58,228,460 16.1%
12/5/2008 Nobel Son $333,912 893 $539,572 $544,772 99.0%
3/24/2005 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous $14,043,215 3,233 $48,478,006 $101,382,396 47.8%
12/22/2000 Miss Congeniality $13,853,686 2,669 $106,807,667 $213,420,951 50.0%
6/9/1995 Congo $24,642,539 2,676 $81,022,333 $152,022,333 53.3%
4/21/1995 The Basketball Diaries $714,005 300 $2,381,087 $2,381,087 100.0%
12/16/1994 Speechless $3,969,048 1,404 $20,564,705 $20,564,705 100.0%
8/5/1994 Airheads $1,911,739 1,228 $5,021,868 $5,021,868 100.0%
6/3/1994 The Cowboy Way $5,048,640 1,833 $19,731,505 $19,731,505 100.0%
5/11/1994 The Crow $11,774,332 2,119 $50,638,075 $50,638,075 100.0%
4/29/1994 No Escape $4,588,736 1,765 $15,339,030 $17,213,233 89.1%
1/10/1992 The Hand That Rocks the Cradle $7,675,016 1,759 $88,036,683 $88,036,683 100.0%
6/16/1989 Ghostbusters II $29,472,894 2,410 $112,494,738 $215,500,000 52.2%
6/8/1984 Ghostbusters $13,612,564 1,506 $242,212,467 $295,212,467 82.0%
Movies: 18Totals:  $951,754,164$1,493,003,681 
 Averages:$10,557,7351,798$52,875,231$82,944,64972.6%

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