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Richard Lawson

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 2 films, with $185,958,057 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #16,024)
Best-known acting roles: (For Colored Girls), Ryan (Poltergeist), Young Man/CIA (Wag the Dog)
Most productive collaborators: Craig T. Nelson, Robert De Niro, JoBeth Williams, Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$117,763,489$68,194,568$185,958,057
(Unclassified)1$37,729,698$288,175$38,017,873

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,301-10,400) 10,378 $155,493,187
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 21,601-21,700) 21,629 $68,482,743
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 14,901-15,000) 14,985 $223,975,930

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
11/5/2010 For Colored Girls   $37,729,698 $288,175 $38,017,873
12/25/1997 Wag the Dog Young Man/CIA  $43,057,470 $21,194,568 $64,252,038
6/4/1982 Poltergeist Ryan  $74,706,019 $47,000,000 $121,706,019
Movies: 3Totals:$155,493,187$68,482,743$223,975,930
  Averages:$51,831,062$22,827,581$74,658,643


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/25/1997 Wag the Dog $92,079 1,752 $43,057,470 $64,252,038 67.0%
6/4/1982 Poltergeist $6,896,612 1,060 $74,706,019 $121,706,019 61.4%
Movies: 2Totals:  $117,763,489$185,958,057 
 Averages:$3,494,3461,406$58,881,745$92,979,02964.2%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists




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