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Edward Asner

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 22 films, with $1,366,477,802 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,904)
Best-known acting roles: Carl Fredricksen (Up), Santa (Elf), Chief Wilson (The Animal), Guy Bannister (JFK), Charlie (Hard Rain)
Most productive collaborators: Bob Peterson, Pete Docter, Jordan Nagai, Christopher Plummer, Jonas Rivera
Also credited as: Ed Asner

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting7$300,673,373$197,426,075$498,099,448
Leading2$293,004,164$438,459,213$731,463,377
(Unclassified)13$85,763,600$51,151,377$136,914,977

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Home Market Releases for May 24th, 2016

May 24th, 2016

Mustang

There are not a lot of first-run releases on this week's list and none that are contenders for Pick of the Week. That's not to say there are no contenders, but they come from catalog releases, TV on DVD, etc. Buster Keaton: The Shorts Collection 1917-1923 on Blu-ray tops that list. However, I'm going with Mustang on DVD or Blu-ray Combo Pack as the Pick of the Week. The screener arrived late, but it was worth it. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/6/2017 CarGo   $0 $0 $0
11/13/2015 The Games Maker* Nicholas Drago  $0 $5,205,106 $5,205,106
10/20/2015 Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas   $0 $0 $0
9/5/2014 Thunder and the House of Magic Sr. Jeffrey McDonough  $4,091 $10,388,575 $10,392,666
12/31/2013 Second Chances Chief Buddy  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2012 Should've Been Romeo   $0 $0 $0
8/21/2012 Let Go   $0 $0 $0
1/14/2011 The Heart Specialist Mr. Olson  $1,103,037 $0 $1,103,037
5/29/2009 Up* Carl Fredricksen  $293,004,164 $438,459,213 $731,463,377
4/7/2006 Sir! No Sir! Voice  $116,944 $0 $116,944
11/7/2003 Elf Santa  $173,398,518 $46,837,892 $220,236,410
6/1/2001 The Animal Chief Wilson  $55,762,229 $0 $55,762,229
11/5/1999 The Bachelor Gluckman  $21,731,001 $15,151,377 $36,882,378
1/16/1998 Hard Rain Charlie  $19,870,567 $0 $19,870,567
5/28/1993 Happily Ever After Scowl the Owl  $3,299,382 $0 $3,299,382
12/20/1991 JFK Guy Bannister  $70,405,498 $134,994,502 $205,400,000
11/20/1987 Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night Scalawag  $3,261,638 $0 $3,261,638
8/26/1983 Daniel Jacob Ascher  $484,068 $0 $484,068
12/31/1982 O'Hara's Wife Bob O'Hara  $0 $0 $0
1/1/1981 Fort Apache, The Bronx Connolly  $29,200,000 $36,000,000 $65,200,000
6/7/1967 El Dorado Bart Jason  $6,000,000 $0 $6,000,000
8/29/1962 Kid Galahad Asst. Dist. Atty. Frank Gerson  $1,800,000 $0 $1,800,000
Movies: 22Totals:$679,441,137$687,036,665$1,366,477,802
  Averages:$30,883,688$31,228,939$62,112,627

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/29/2009 Up $68,108,790 3,886 $293,004,164 $731,463,377 40.1%
12/31/1982 O'Hara's Wife $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $293,004,164$731,463,377 
 Averages:$34,054,3951,943$146,502,082$365,731,68940.1%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/13/2015 The Games Maker $0 0 $0 $5,205,106 0.0%
9/5/2014 Thunder and the House of Magic $4,091 10 $4,091 $10,392,666 0.0%
12/31/2013 Second Chances $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/14/2011 The Heart Specialist $473,062 422 $1,103,037 $1,103,037 100.0%
11/7/2003 Elf $31,113,501 3,381 $173,398,518 $220,236,410 78.7%
6/1/2001 The Animal $19,610,520 2,788 $55,762,229 $55,762,229 100.0%
12/20/1991 JFK $5,223,658 1,395 $70,405,498 $205,400,000 34.3%
Movies: 7Totals:  $300,673,373$498,099,448 
 Averages:$8,060,6901,142$42,953,339$71,157,06452.2%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 539 $293,004,164
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,925 $300,673,373
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,145 $379,871,862
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 716 $523,267,948
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 17,601-17,700) 17,699 $70,409,589
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,672 $679,441,137
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 497 $438,459,213
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 9,001-9,100) 9,009 $197,426,075
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,301-7,400) 7,350 $238,188,877
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,061 $490,502,211
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 10,401-10,500) 10,461 $145,383,077
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,328 $687,036,665
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 505 $731,463,377
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,001-6,100) 6,063 $498,099,448
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,881 $618,060,739
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 886 $1,013,770,159
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,601-12,700) 12,674 $215,792,666
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,904 $1,366,477,802
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 201-300) 253 $293,004,164
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 201-300) 209 $438,459,213
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 201-300) 223 $731,463,377
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 73 $293,004,164
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 81 $438,459,213
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 80 $731,463,377
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies 58 $293,004,164
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies 83 $438,459,213
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies 82 $731,463,377
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 202 $293,004,164
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 222 $438,459,213
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 221 $731,463,377
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 154 $293,004,164
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 144 $438,459,213
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 150 $731,463,377
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 132 $293,004,164
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 135 $438,459,213
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 133 $731,463,377


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