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Gong Li

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 18 films, with $729,389,346 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4,698)
Best-known acting roles: Isabella (Miami Vice), Hatsumomo (Memoirs of a Geisha), Lady Murasaki (Hannibal Rising), Empress (Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia), Vivian (Chinese Box)
Most productive collaborators: Colin Farrell, Michael Mann, Jamie Foxx, Chow Yun-Fat, Gaspard Ulliel

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting4$148,159,416$257,754,582$405,913,998
Leading4$7,179,053$87,629,270$94,808,323
Lead Ensemble Member1$709,982$193,348,521$194,058,503
(Unclassified)9$16,763,375$17,845,147$34,608,522

Career Trend

This graph shows Gong Li’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
3/27/2020 Mulan Witch  $0 $1,278 $1,278
2/4/2016 Xi You Ji zhi Sun Wu Kong San Da Bai … White Boned Demon  $709,982 $193,348,521 $194,058,503
3/26/2015 Gui lai Feng Wanyu  $377,607 $484,680 $862,287
9/7/2012 Shanghai Anna  $46,425 $15,459,497 $15,505,922
12/31/2011 Ripley's Believe It or Not!   $0 $0 $0
2/9/2007 Hannibal Rising Lady Murasaki  $27,669,725 $52,913,586 $80,583,311
12/21/2006 Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia Empress  $6,566,773 $70,337,656 $76,904,429
7/28/2006 Miami Vice Isabella  $63,478,838 $100,339,718 $163,818,556
12/9/2005 Memoirs of a Geisha Hatsumomo  $57,010,853 $104,500,000 $161,510,853
8/5/2005 2046 Su Li Zhen  $1,442,338 $17,845,147 $19,287,485
4/8/2005 Eros Miss Hua  $188,248 $1,347,437 $1,535,685
7/2/2004 Zhou Yu's Train   $141,666 $0 $141,666
12/17/1999 Jing ke ci qin wang   $1,328,435 $0 $1,328,435
4/17/1998 Chinese Box Vivian  $2,265,328 $0 $2,265,328
12/20/1995 Yao a yao yao dao waipo qiao Xiao Jingbao  $1,900,504 $0 $1,900,504
11/19/1994 Huozhe Xu Jiazhen  $1,923,899 $0 $1,923,899
10/13/1993 Ba wang bie ji Juxian  $5,158,144 $0 $5,158,144
3/13/1992 Da hong deng long gao gao gua Songlian  $2,603,061 $0 $2,603,061
Movies: 18Totals:$172,811,826$556,577,520$729,389,346
  Averages:$9,600,657$30,920,973$40,521,630

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/4/2016 Xi You Ji zhi Sun Wu Kong San Da Bai … $166,391 38 $709,982 $194,058,503 0.4%
3/26/2015 Gui lai $26,361 55 $377,607 $862,287 43.8%
9/7/2012 Shanghai $26,604 103 $46,425 $15,505,922 0.3%
12/21/2006 Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia $478,771 1,234 $6,566,773 $76,904,429 8.5%
4/8/2005 Eros $53,666 16 $188,248 $1,535,685 12.3%
Movies: 5Totals:  $7,889,035$288,866,826 
 Averages:$150,359289$1,577,807$57,773,36513.1%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/27/2020 Mulan $0 0 $0 $1,278 0.0%
2/9/2007 Hannibal Rising $13,051,650 3,003 $27,669,725 $80,583,311 34.3%
7/28/2006 Miami Vice $25,723,815 3,026 $63,478,838 $163,818,556 38.7%
12/9/2005 Memoirs of a Geisha $682,504 1,654 $57,010,853 $161,510,853 35.3%
Movies: 4Totals:  $148,159,416$405,913,998 
 Averages:$9,864,4921,921$37,039,854$101,478,50027.1%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,628 $7,889,035
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,901-10,000) 9,928 $148,159,416
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,601-8,700) 8,612 $172,811,826
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,529 $1,322,262
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,501-9,600) 9,519 $172,811,826
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 706 $280,977,791
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,847 $257,754,582
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,569 $556,577,520
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,966 $210,641,413
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,121 $556,577,520
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 974 $288,866,826
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,701-7,800) 7,730 $405,913,998
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,042 $729,389,346
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,698 $211,963,675
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,698 $729,389,346
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 157 61
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 156 61
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 174 61
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 231 68
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 251 68
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 253 68
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 252 24
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 245 24
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 271 24
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 312 55
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 313 55
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 330 55
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,488 $612,280
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,037 $709,982
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 113 $6,566,773
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,454 $17,291,614
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 201-300) 227 $193,348,521
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 20 $70,337,656
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,874 $17,903,894
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 301-400) 338 $194,058,503
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 33 $76,904,429
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,327 $7,889,035
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 491 $280,977,791
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 701-800) 736 $288,866,826
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,243 $565,855
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 601-700) 641 $709,982
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 525 $6,613,198
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,900 $1,832,117
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 101-200) 193 $193,348,521
Top International Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 203 $85,797,153
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,430 $2,397,972
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 243 $194,058,503
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 283 $92,410,351
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 551 $7,276,755
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,395 $612,280
Top International Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 243 $263,686,177
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 501-600) 594 $17,291,614
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 294 $270,962,932
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 801-900) 883 $17,903,894
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,679 $377,607
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,283 $6,801,446
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 201-300) 235 $709,982
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,430 $484,680
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 437 $87,144,590
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies 27 $193,348,521
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,748 $862,287
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 601-700) 646 $93,946,036
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies 28 $194,058,503


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