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Dana Ivey

Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 14 films, with $1,562,574,435 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,024)
Best-known acting roles: Grace Higginbotham (The Help), Sister Agnes (Rush Hour 3), Ruth Kelson (Two Weeks Notice), Congresswoman Libby Hauser (Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde), Claire (Sleepless in Seattle)
Most productive collaborators: Sandra Bullock, Marc Lawrence, Alicia Witt, Hugh Grant, Mary McLaglen

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting14$995,128,686$567,445,749$1,562,574,435
Cameo1$1,562,749$0$1,562,749
(Unclassified)12$428,050,668$151,217,090$579,267,758

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 494 $1,424,742,103
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,123 $718,662,839
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 974 $2,143,404,942

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
3/9/2018 The Leisure Seeker Lillian  $0 $246,658 $246,658
1/23/2015 We'll Never Have Paris Francoise  $0 $0 $0
8/10/2011 The Help Grace Higginbotham  $169,705,587 $43,414,417 $213,120,004
9/19/2008 Ghost Town Marjorie  $13,252,641 $16,590,604 $29,843,245
8/10/2007 Rush Hour 3 Sister Agnes  $140,125,968 $116,459,914 $256,585,882
6/22/2007 Broken English Elinor Gregory  $956,919 $987,231 $1,944,150
7/2/2003 Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde Congresswoman Libby Hauser  $90,639,088 $34,700,000 $125,339,088
12/20/2002 Two Weeks Notice Ruth Kelson  $93,354,918 $105,688,391 $199,043,309
1/11/2002 Orange County Vera Gantner  $41,059,716 $2,248,991 $43,308,707
7/7/2000 The Kid Dr. Alexander  $69,688,384 $0 $69,688,384
9/24/1999 Mumford Mrs. Crisp  $4,559,569 $0 $4,559,569
10/2/1998 The Imposters Mrs. Essendine  $2,197,921 $0 $2,197,921
9/11/1998 Simon Birch Grandmother Wenteworth  $18,253,415 $57,176 $18,310,591
12/15/1995 Sabrina Mack  $53,458,319 $33,641,681 $87,100,000
10/13/1995 The Scarlet Letter Meredith Stonehall  $10,359,006 $0 $10,359,006
11/19/1993 Addams Family Values Margaret Addams  $46,293,855 $0 $46,293,855
6/25/1993 Sleepless in Seattle Claire  $126,680,884 $101,218,442 $227,899,326
6/4/1993 Guilty as Sin Judge D. Tompkins  $22,622,537 $0 $22,622,537
4/2/1993 The Adventures of Huck Finn Widow Douglas  $24,103,594 $0 $24,103,594
11/20/1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Mrs. Stone, Desk Check-In Clerk  $173,585,516 $185,409,334 $358,994,850
11/22/1991 The Addams Family Margaret Alford/Margaret Addams  $113,502,246 $78,000,000 $191,502,246
9/12/1990 Postcards from the Edge Wardrobe Mistress  $37,963,281 $0 $37,963,281
12/14/1988 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Mrs. Reed  $42,039,000 $0 $42,039,000
10/14/1988 Another Woman Engagement Party Guest  $1,562,749 $0 $1,562,749
7/25/1986 Heartburn Wedding Speaker  $25,314,289 $0 $25,314,289
12/18/1985 The Color Purple Miss Millie  $93,589,701 $0 $93,589,701
7/12/1985 Explorers Mrs. Müller  $9,873,000 $0 $9,873,000
Movies: 27Totals:$1,424,742,103$718,662,839$2,143,404,942
  Averages:$52,768,226$26,617,142$79,385,368


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/9/2018 The Leisure Seeker $0 0 $0 $246,658 0.0%
1/23/2015 We'll Never Have Paris $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
8/10/2011 The Help $26,044,590 3,014 $169,705,587 $213,120,004 79.6%
9/19/2008 Ghost Town $5,012,315 1,512 $13,252,641 $29,843,245 44.4%
6/22/2007 Broken English $55,198 41 $956,919 $1,944,150 49.2%
12/20/2002 Two Weeks Notice $14,328,494 2,755 $93,354,918 $199,043,309 46.9%
1/11/2002 Orange County $15,053,226 2,317 $41,059,716 $43,308,707 94.8%
7/7/2000 The Kid $12,687,726 2,343 $69,688,384 $69,688,384 100.0%
12/15/1995 Sabrina $5,563,259 1,976 $53,458,319 $87,100,000 61.4%
11/19/1993 Addams Family Values $14,117,545 2,577 $46,293,855 $46,293,855 100.0%
6/25/1993 Sleepless in Seattle $17,253,733 1,657 $126,680,884 $227,899,326 55.6%
11/20/1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York $31,126,882 2,461 $173,585,516 $358,994,850 48.4%
11/22/1991 The Addams Family $24,203,754 2,411 $113,502,246 $191,502,246 59.3%
12/18/1985 The Color Purple $1,710,333 1,109 $93,589,701 $93,589,701 100.0%
Movies: 14Totals:  $995,128,686$1,562,574,435 
 Averages:$11,939,7901,727$71,080,620$111,612,46064.6%

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