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Terry Jones

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $71,113,513 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #31,717)
Best-known acting roles: Sara's Mother (L.A. Story), Various roles (Life of Brian), Various roles (Monty Python's The Meaning of Life), King Arnulf (Erik the Viking), Dennis's Mother/Sir Bedevere/Left Head/Voice of Cartoon Scribe/Prince Herbert (Monty Python and the Holy Grail)
Best-known technical roles: Erik the Viking (Director), Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Director), Boom Bust Boom (Director), Boom Bust Boom (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Terry Gilliam, Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, Michael Palin, John Cleese

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLead Ensemble Member1$20,008,693$0$20,008,693
Narrator1$6,896$0$6,896
Leading1$5,102$0$5,102
Supporting1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)6$49,491,570$1,601,252$51,092,822
In Technical RolesDirector4$5,367,234$8,801,291$14,168,525
Screenwriter2$6,896$7,200,039$7,206,935

Career Trend

This graph shows Terry Jones’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


Limited and VOD Releases: Say Hello to Limited Release

March 11th, 2016

Hello, My Name is Doris

There are quite a few limited releases on this week's list that are earning excellent reviews and / or substantial buzz. This includes Hello, My Name is Doris, which I really hope does well. Boom Bust Boom, City of Gold, Eye in the Sky, and Marguerite are all worth checking out in theaters. Most of the rest are worth a rental on VOD. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/17/2016 No Stranger Than Love Howard  $0 $0 $0
3/11/2016 Boom Bust Boom Narrator  $6,896 $0 $6,896
11/2/2012 A Liar's Autobiography - The Untrue S… Himself  $5,102 $0 $5,102
9/28/2001 Jabberwocky Poacher  $19,242 $0 $19,242
2/8/1991 L.A. Story Sara's Mother  $28,854,480 $0 $28,854,480
9/22/1989 Erik the Viking King Arnulf  $1,932,642 $0 $1,932,642
3/31/1983 Monty Python's The Meaning of Life Various roles  $14,929,552 $0 $14,929,552
6/25/1982 Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl Various roles  $327,958 $0 $327,958
8/17/1979 Life of Brian Various roles  $20,008,693 $0 $20,008,693
5/10/1975 Monty Python and the Holy Grail Dennis's Mother/Sir Bedevere/Left Head/Voice of Cartoon Scribe/Prince Herbert  $3,427,696 $1,601,252 $5,028,948
Movies: 10Totals:$69,512,261$1,601,252$71,113,513
  Averages:$6,951,226$160,125$7,111,351

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/2/2012 A Liar's Autobiography - The Untrue S… $5,102 4 $5,102 $5,102 100.0%
8/17/1979 Life of Brian $140,044 28 $20,008,693 $20,008,693 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $20,013,795$20,013,795 
 Averages:$72,57316$10,006,898$10,006,898100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/17/2016 No Stranger Than Love $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $0$0 
 Averages:$00$0$00.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,184 $20,013,795
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 20,301-20,400) 20,306 $69,507,159
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,201-13,300) 13,202 $11,998
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 21,701-21,800) 21,769 $69,512,261
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 43,201-43,300) 43,278 $1,601,252
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 45,601-45,700) 45,603 $1,601,252
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,722 $20,013,795
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 29,801-29,900) 29,892 $71,108,411
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 14,801-14,900) 14,818 $11,998
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 31,701-31,800) 31,717 $71,113,513
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 135 64
Highest Grossing Stars of 1981 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 105 64
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,451 $20,013,795
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,816 $20,013,795
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,914 $20,008,693
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 451 $5,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,416 $20,008,693
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 496 $5,102
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 423 $20,013,795
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 554 $20,013,795
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 744 $20,013,795
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 801-900) 892 $20,013,795
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,004 $20,013,795
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,234 $20,013,795
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 641 $20,008,693
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 687 $20,008,693

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/12/2017 Absolutely Anything Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $7,200,039 $7,200,039
3/11/2016 Boom Bust Boom Director,
Screenwriter 
$6,896 $0 $6,896
9/22/1989 Erik the Viking Director $1,932,642 $0 $1,932,642
5/10/1975 Monty Python and the Holy Grail Director $3,427,696 $1,601,252 $5,028,948
Movies: 4Totals:$5,367,234$8,801,291$14,168,525
  Averages:$1,341,809$2,200,323$3,542,131

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/12/2017 Absolutely Anything $0 0 $0 $7,200,039 0.0%
3/11/2016 Boom Bust Boom $0 1 $6,896 $6,896 100.0%
9/22/1989 Erik the Viking $0 0 $1,932,642 $1,932,642 100.0%
5/10/1975 Monty Python and the Holy Grail $0 26 $3,427,696 $5,028,948 68.2%
Movies: 4Totals:  $5,367,234$14,168,525 
 Averages:$07$1,341,809$3,542,13167.0%


Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/12/2017 Absolutely Anything $0 0 $0 $7,200,039 0.0%
3/11/2016 Boom Bust Boom $0 1 $6,896 $6,896 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $6,896$7,206,935 
 Averages:$01$3,448$3,603,46850.0%


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