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Jet Li

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $2,412,879,761 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #853)
Best-known acting roles: Yin Yang (The Expendables), Yin Yang (The Expendables 2), Emperor Han (The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor), Wah Sing Ku (Lethal Weapon 4), Yin Yang (The Expendables 3)
Most productive collaborators: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, David Callaham, Tsui Hark, Terry Crews

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading6$230,894,630$639,466,571$870,361,201
Lead Ensemble Member4$227,562,690$605,484,859$833,047,549
Supporting2$130,444,603$154,956,675$285,401,278
(Unclassified)12$233,175,004$190,894,729$424,069,733

Career Trend

This graph shows Jet 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


Home Market Releases for August 1st, 2017

August 2nd, 2017

Colossal

There is no monster hit coming out this week, but that doesn’t mean there are no new DVD / Blu-rays worth picking up. In fact, there are six Pick of the Week contenders. This includes Slither: Collector's Edition, which took home the title in a close race. There are also two co-winners of the Puck of the Week for best Canadian release, Colossal on Blu-ray Combo Pack and I am the Blues on DVD. More...

Limited Releases: Glimpse Inside the Limited Releases

February 8th, 2013

While there are a number of diverse limited releases this week, only two of them are earning overwhelmingly positive reviews. Those two are Lore and Caesar Must Die. Neither has a real shot at mainstream success, as foreign language films and documentaries rarely expand significantly. Hopefully they will at least find a receptive audience in the art house circuit. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/27/2020 Mulan Chinese Emperor  $0 $1,278 $1,278
7/29/2016 Feng Shen Bang Jiang Ziya  $143,430 $43,195,311 $43,338,741
8/15/2014 The Expendables 3 Yin Yang  $39,322,544 $170,138,834 $209,461,378
1/7/2014 Bu er shen tan   $0 $0 $0
2/8/2013 Bai she chuan shuo Fa Hai  $18,759 $32,153,862 $32,172,621
8/31/2012 Long men fei jia Zhou Huai'an  $170,276 $84,960,442 $85,130,718
8/17/2012 The Expendables 2 Yin Yang  $85,028,192 $226,951,064 $311,979,256
12/31/2010 Snow and the Seven   $0 $0 $0
8/13/2010 The Expendables Yin Yang  $103,068,524 $165,199,650 $268,268,174
4/2/2010 The Warlords   $129,078 $38,770,714 $38,899,792
12/31/2008 Ci ma   $0 $0 $0
8/1/2008 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Emperor Han  $102,491,776 $303,268,449 $405,760,225
4/18/2008 The Forbidden Kingdom The Monkey King/The Silent Monk  $52,075,270 $77,000,000 $129,075,270
12/31/2007 Tau ming chong General Ma Xinyi  $0 $0 $0
8/24/2007 War Rogue  $22,486,409 $18,200,000 $40,686,409
9/22/2006 Huo Yuan Jia Huo Yuan Jia/Fok Yuen Gaap  $24,633,730 $42,000,000 $66,633,730
5/13/2005 Danny the Dog Danny  $24,537,621 $24,500,000 $49,037,621
8/27/2004 Jet Li's Hero Nameless  $53,652,140 $123,883,818 $177,535,958
2/28/2003 Cradle 2 the Grave Su  $34,657,731 $21,777,211 $56,434,942
11/2/2001 The One Gabriel/Yulaw  $43,905,746 $28,783,380 $72,689,126
7/6/2001 Kiss of the Dragon Liu Jian  $36,833,473 $0 $36,833,473
3/22/2000 Romeo Must Die Han Sing  $55,973,336 $35,063,424 $91,036,760
5/14/1999 Hak hap Tsui  $12,504,289 $0 $12,504,289
7/10/1998 Lethal Weapon 4 Wah Sing Ku  $130,444,603 $154,955,397 $285,400,000
Movies: 24Totals:$822,076,927$1,590,802,834$2,412,879,761
  Averages:$34,253,205$66,283,451$100,536,657

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/29/2016 Feng Shen Bang $84,779 54 $143,430 $43,338,741 0.3%
8/15/2014 The Expendables 3 $15,879,645 3,221 $39,322,544 $209,461,378 18.8%
2/8/2013 Bai she chuan shuo $5,530 5 $18,759 $32,172,621 0.1%
8/31/2012 Long men fei jia $95,452 15 $170,276 $85,130,718 0.2%
8/17/2012 The Expendables 2 $28,591,370 3,355 $85,028,192 $311,979,256 27.3%
8/13/2010 The Expendables $34,825,135 3,398 $103,068,524 $268,268,174 38.4%
8/1/2008 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor $40,457,770 3,778 $102,491,776 $405,760,225 25.3%
4/18/2008 The Forbidden Kingdom $21,401,121 3,151 $52,075,270 $129,075,270 40.3%
8/24/2007 War $9,820,089 2,277 $22,486,409 $40,686,409 55.3%
8/27/2004 Jet Li's Hero $18,004,319 2,175 $53,652,140 $177,535,958 30.2%
Movies: 10Totals:  $458,457,320$1,703,408,750 
 Averages:$16,916,5212,143$45,845,732$170,340,87523.6%

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%
7/10/1998 Lethal Weapon 4 $34,048,124 3,117 $130,444,603 $285,400,000 45.7%
Movies: 2Totals:  $130,444,603$285,401,278 
 Averages:$17,024,0621,559$65,222,302$142,700,63922.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 367 $458,457,320
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 11,201-11,300) 11,201 $130,444,603
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,061 $822,076,927
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,317 $286,947,077
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,267 $822,076,927
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 159 $1,244,951,430
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 11,501-11,600) 11,526 $154,956,675
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 511 $1,590,802,834
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 655 $768,877,652
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 686 $1,590,802,834
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 213 $1,703,408,750
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 11,301-11,400) 11,366 $285,401,278
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 644 $2,412,879,761
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 832 $1,055,824,729
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 853 $2,412,879,761
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 229 43
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 240 43
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 209 43
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Domestic Box Office 52 121
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the Domestic Box Office 58 121
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Domestic Box Office 28 194
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 235 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office 76 138
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 246 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 155 87
Highest Grossing Stars of 2015 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 431 22
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 485 22
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 131 79
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 132 79
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 116 79
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the International Box Office 34 142
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the International Box Office 43 142
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the International Box Office 16 215
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 200 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office 30 192
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office 87 119
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the International Box Office 24 187
Highest Grossing Stars of 2015 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 207 68
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 234 68
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 158 72
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 156 72
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 130 72
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Worldwide Box Office 44 140
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the Worldwide Box Office 48 140
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Worldwide Box Office 18 213
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 204 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office 50 170
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 124 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the Worldwide Box Office 40 158
Highest Grossing Stars of 2015 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 241 61
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 284 61
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 201-300) 245 $303,728,085
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 401-500) 476 $52,218,700
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Remake Movies 90 $102,491,776
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale Movies (Rank 101-200) 111 $18,759
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 93 $789,333,808
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 301-400) 316 $120,195,311
Top International Leading Stars for Remake Movies 25 $303,268,449
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale Movies 89 $32,153,862
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 101-200) 137 $1,093,061,893
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 301-400) 362 $172,414,011
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Remake Movies 44 $405,760,225
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale Movies 97 $32,172,621
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 265 $458,457,320
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies 90 $1,244,951,430
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 101-200) 133 $1,703,408,750
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 233 $249,905,669
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 101-200) 152 $154,585,805
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 241 $53,965,846
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies 84 $580,489,548
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies 90 $412,422,311
Top International Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies 78 $252,039,571
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 131 $830,395,217
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies 99 $567,008,116
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 123 $306,005,417
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 501-600) 505 $102,491,776
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 101-200) 107 $355,965,544
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 302 $303,268,449
Top International Leading Stars for Action Movies 66 $941,682,981
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 370 $405,760,225
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Action Movies 77 $1,297,648,525
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 201-300) 300 $247,703,919
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 181 $210,753,401
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 101-200) 143 $749,640,274
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies 66 $495,311,156
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 201-300) 201 $997,344,193
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 101 $706,064,557
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 101-200) 195 $102,491,776
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 501-600) 597 $143,430
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies 8 $301,980,939
Top International Leading Stars for Universal Movies 85 $303,268,449
Top International Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 288 $43,195,311
Top International Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies 4 $657,489,548
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 101-200) 117 $405,760,225
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 428 $43,338,741
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies 4 $959,470,487


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