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Ken Jeong

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $3,866,250,077 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #153)
Best-known acting roles: Floyd (Despicable Me 2), Mr. Chow (The Hangover Part II), Mr. Chow (The Hangover), Talk Show Host (Despicable Me), Mr. Chow (The Hangover 3)
Best-known technical roles: Seoul Searching (Executive Producer), Ktown Cowboys (Executive Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Tom McGrath, Chris Renaud, Pierre Coffin, Bradley Cooper, Todd Phillips

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting16$1,840,965,734$2,025,284,343$3,866,250,077
Lead Ensemble Member3$229,581,326$543,598,291$773,179,617
(Unclassified)4$0$0$0
In Technical RolesExecutive Producer2$37,517$362$37,879

Career Trend

This graph shows Ken Jeong’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


Home Market Releases for August 29th, 2017

August 29th, 2017

My Cousin Rachel

It’s one of those weeks that are deceptively busy. The biggest new release of the week is Wonder Woman, but it is only coming out on Video on Demand. The biggest overall release is the The Lion King franchise on separate Blu-ray releases, but it’s at least a double-dip on Blu-ray. I think a triple-dip on Blu-ray. If it weren’t for these circumstances, they would be clear Pick of the Week contenders. Without those two movies, the next best is... My Cousin Rachel on Blu-ray. Its reviews are not quite Pick of the Week level, but it is the best of what we've got. More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: The Duff

June 14th, 2015

The Duff

The Duff opened in February, which isn't a good time of the year to release a film. It earned good reviews and topped its meager expectations. Now that it is out on the home market, is it worth picking up? Was it unfairly overlooked by moviegoers the first time around? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/15/2019 Amusement Park   $0 $0 $0
8/29/2017 Killing Hasselhoff   $0 $0 $0
1/15/2016 Ride Along 2 A.J.  $90,862,685 $33,964,631 $124,827,316
1/15/2016 Norm of the North Mr. Greene  $17,062,499 $10,329,696 $27,392,195
12/31/2015 Advantageous   $0 $0 $0
2/20/2015 The DUFF Mr. Arthur  $34,030,343 $9,498,291 $43,528,634
11/26/2014 Penguins of Madagascar Short Fuse  $83,350,911 $284,300,000 $367,650,911
4/1/2014 Birds of Paradise   $0 $0 $0
7/17/2013 Turbo Kim-Ly  $83,028,130 $203,868,448 $286,896,578
7/3/2013 Despicable Me 2 Floyd  $368,065,385 $607,151,450 $975,216,835
5/23/2013 The Hangover 3 Mr. Chow  $112,200,072 $249,800,000 $362,000,072
4/26/2013 Pain & Gain Johnny Wu  $49,875,291 $31,400,000 $81,275,291
11/23/2011 The Muppets "Punch Teacher" Host  $88,625,922 $72,346,000 $160,971,922
7/8/2011 Zookeeper Venom  $80,360,866 $90,444,659 $170,805,525
5/26/2011 The Hangover Part II Mr. Chow  $254,464,305 $332,000,000 $586,464,305
8/18/2010 Vampires Suck* Daro  $36,661,504 $44,763,484 $81,424,988
7/9/2010 Despicable Me Talk Show Host  $251,513,985 $291,981,048 $543,495,033
4/30/2010 Furry Vengeance Neal Lyman   $17,630,465 $21,709,712 $39,340,177
10/9/2009 Couples Retreat   $109,205,660 $63,244,763 $172,450,423
9/4/2009 All About Steve Angus  $33,862,903 $6,264,356 $40,127,259
8/14/2009 The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard Teddy Dang  $15,122,676 $174,642 $15,297,318
6/5/2009 The Hangover* Mr. Chow  $277,322,503 $188,441,583 $465,764,086
11/7/2008 Role Models King Argotron  $67,300,955 $27,199,871 $94,500,826
Movies: 23Totals:$2,070,547,060$2,568,882,634$4,639,429,694
  Averages:$90,023,785$111,690,549$201,714,335

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/20/2015 The DUFF $10,809,149 2,622 $34,030,343 $43,528,634 78.2%
11/26/2014 Penguins of Madagascar $25,447,444 3,775 $83,350,911 $367,650,911 22.7%
5/23/2013 The Hangover 3 $41,671,198 3,565 $112,200,072 $362,000,072 31.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $229,581,326$773,179,617 
 Averages:$25,975,9303,321$76,527,109$257,726,53943.9%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/15/2016 Norm of the North $6,844,137 2,411 $17,062,499 $27,392,195 62.3%
1/15/2016 Ride Along 2 $35,243,095 3,192 $90,862,685 $124,827,316 72.8%
7/17/2013 Turbo $21,312,625 3,809 $83,028,130 $286,896,578 28.9%
7/3/2013 Despicable Me 2 $84,227,980 4,003 $368,065,385 $975,216,835 37.7%
4/26/2013 Pain & Gain $20,244,505 3,303 $49,875,291 $81,275,291 61.4%
11/23/2011 The Muppets $29,239,026 3,440 $88,625,922 $160,971,922 55.1%
7/8/2011 Zookeeper $20,065,617 3,482 $80,360,866 $170,805,525 47.0%
5/26/2011 The Hangover Part II $85,946,294 3,675 $254,464,305 $586,464,305 43.4%
8/18/2010 Vampires Suck $12,202,831 3,233 $36,661,504 $81,424,988 45.0%
7/9/2010 Despicable Me $56,397,125 3,602 $251,513,985 $543,495,033 46.3%
4/30/2010 Furry Vengeance $6,627,564 3,002 $17,630,465 $39,340,177 44.8%
10/9/2009 Couples Retreat $34,286,740 3,074 $109,205,660 $172,450,423 63.3%
9/4/2009 All About Steve $11,241,214 2,265 $33,862,903 $40,127,259 84.4%
8/14/2009 The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard $5,642,137 1,849 $15,122,676 $15,297,318 98.9%
6/5/2009 The Hangover $44,979,319 3,545 $277,322,503 $465,764,086 59.5%
11/7/2008 Role Models $19,167,085 2,798 $67,300,955 $94,500,826 71.2%
Movies: 16Totals:  $1,840,965,734$3,866,250,077 
 Averages:$30,854,2063,168$115,060,358$241,640,63057.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 643 $229,581,326
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office 99 $1,840,965,734
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 446 $1,267,526,150
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 294 $1,034,196,322
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 210 $878,159,499
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 240 $2,070,547,060
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 395 $543,598,291
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 254 $2,025,284,343
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 773 $1,171,251,992
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 364 $1,256,103,506
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 256 $1,243,095,367
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 261 $2,568,882,634
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 469 $773,179,617
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 153 $3,866,250,077
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 606 $2,438,778,142
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 337 $2,290,299,828
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 238 $2,121,254,866
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 241 $4,639,429,694
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 217 71
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 219 71
Highest Grossing Stars of 2015 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 122 95
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 477 24
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 537 24
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 156 82
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 145 82
Highest Grossing Stars of 2015 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 152 82
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 173 82
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 160 82
Highest Grossing Stars of 2015 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 169 82
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 601-700) 611 $112,200,072
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 501-600) 566 $34,030,343
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Spin-Off Movies 38 $83,350,911
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 382 $249,800,000
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 709 $9,498,291
Top International Leading Stars for Spin-Off Movies 27 $284,300,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 455 $362,000,072
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 601-700) 671 $43,528,634
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Spin-Off Movies 34 $367,650,911
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 682 $146,230,415
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 201-300) 256 $83,350,911
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 496 $259,298,291
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 162 $284,300,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 557 $405,528,706
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 200 $367,650,911
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 407 $146,230,415
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 318 $83,350,911
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 231 $259,298,291
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 167 $284,300,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 275 $405,528,706
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 215 $367,650,911
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 501-600) 552 $83,350,911
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 190 $146,230,415
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 338 $284,300,000
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 59 $259,298,291
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 408 $367,650,911
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 103 $405,528,706
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 979 $34,030,343
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 301-400) 346 $112,200,072
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 401-500) 491 $83,350,911
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,061 $9,498,291
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 154 $249,800,000
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 201-300) 232 $284,300,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,044 $43,528,634
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 216 $362,000,072
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 301-400) 305 $367,650,911
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 201-300) 250 $112,200,072
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 201-300) 255 $83,350,911
Top International Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 101-200) 137 $249,800,000
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 101-200) 117 $284,300,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 101-200) 174 $362,000,072
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 101-200) 152 $367,650,911

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/17/2016 Seoul Searching Executive Producer $18,654 $362 $19,016
3/18/2016 Ktown Cowboys Executive Producer $18,863 $0 $18,863
Movies: 2Totals:$37,517$362$37,879
  Averages:$18,759$181$18,940





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