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Janet Jackson

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $348,541,516 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #10,154)
Best-known acting roles: Denice Gains (Nutty Professor II: The Klumps), Patricia (Why Did I Get Married Too?), Patricia (Why Did I Get Married?), Jo/Red (For Colored Girls), Justice (Poetic Justice)
Most productive collaborators: Tyler Perry, Kimberly Elise, Paul Hall, Sharon Leal, Roger M. Bobb

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading1$60,095,852$735,215$60,831,067
Supporting1$55,204,525$729,653$55,934,178
Lead Ensemble Member1$37,729,698$288,175$38,017,873
(Unclassified)2$150,758,398$43,000,000$193,758,398

Career Trend

This graph shows Janet Jackson’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
11/5/2010 For Colored Girls Jo/Red  $37,729,698 $288,175 $38,017,873
4/2/2010 Why Did I Get Married Too? Patricia  $60,095,852 $735,215 $60,831,067
10/12/2007 Why Did I Get Married? Patricia  $55,204,525 $729,653 $55,934,178
7/28/2000 Nutty Professor II: The Klumps Denice Gains  $123,307,945 $43,000,000 $166,307,945
7/23/1993 Poetic Justice Justice  $27,450,453 $0 $27,450,453
Movies: 5Totals:$303,788,473$44,753,043$348,541,516
  Averages:$60,757,695$8,950,609$69,708,303

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/5/2010 For Colored Girls $19,497,324 2,127 $37,729,698 $38,017,873 99.2%
4/2/2010 Why Did I Get Married Too? $29,289,537 2,155 $60,095,852 $60,831,067 98.8%
Movies: 2Totals:  $97,825,550$98,848,940 
 Averages:$24,393,4312,141$48,912,775$49,424,47099.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/12/2007 Why Did I Get Married? $21,353,789 2,034 $55,204,525 $55,934,178 98.7%
Movies: 1Totals:  $55,204,525$55,934,178 
 Averages:$21,353,7892,034$55,204,525$55,934,17898.7%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,173 $97,825,550
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 24,501-24,600) 24,536 $55,204,525
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,381 $303,788,473
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,669 $97,825,550
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,939 $303,788,473
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,436 $1,023,390
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 44,101-44,200) 44,130 $729,653
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 25,101-25,200) 25,162 $44,753,043
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,676 $1,023,390
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 27,001-27,100) 27,026 $44,753,043
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,609 $98,848,940
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 33,201-33,300) 33,237 $55,934,178
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,101-9,200) 9,135 $348,541,516
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,566 $98,848,940
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,101-10,200) 10,154 $348,541,516
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 247 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 261 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 251 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 397 7
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 444 7
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 516 7
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 14 $97,825,550
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 113 $1,023,390
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 24 $98,848,940
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 938 $97,825,550
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,093 $1,023,390
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,339 $98,848,940
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 561 $97,825,550
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,079 $1,023,390
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 820 $98,848,940
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 201-300) 208 $97,825,550
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,271 $1,023,390
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 301-400) 335 $98,848,940
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 701-800) 750 $60,095,852
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 701-800) 798 $37,729,698
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,400 $735,215
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,772 $288,175
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 989 $60,831,067
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,009 $38,017,873
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies 37 $97,825,550
Top International Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies (Rank 301-400) 397 $1,023,390
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies (Rank 101-200) 133 $98,848,940


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