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Delroy Lindo

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 34 films, with $2,586,052,854 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #787)
Best-known acting roles: Beta (Up), Agent Lonnie Hawkins (Ransom), Detective Roland Castlebeck (Gone in 60 Seconds), CIA Agent Carl (Sahara), Joe (This Christmas)
Most productive collaborators: Bob Peterson, Edward Asner, Pete Docter, Jordan Nagai, Christopher Plummer

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting12$796,631,824$951,001,263$1,747,633,087
Leading3$49,319,338$45,354,961$94,674,299
Lead Ensemble Member1$12,985,600$1,319,850$14,305,450
(Unclassified)18$408,024,079$321,415,939$729,440,018

Career Trend

This graph shows Delroy Lindo’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
11/3/2017 Battlecreek Arthur  $0 $0 $0
12/2/2015 Point Break Instructor Hall  $28,782,481 $99,387,814 $128,170,295
3/20/2015 Do You Believe? Malachi  $12,985,600 $1,319,850 $14,305,450
3/13/2015 Cymbeline Belarius  $0 $0 $0
5/13/2011 The Big Bang Detective Skeres  $0 $7,300 $7,300
5/28/2009 Up Beta  $293,004,164 $438,459,213 $731,463,377
11/21/2007 This Christmas Joe  $49,121,934 $611,611 $49,733,545
7/21/2006 Wondrous Oblivion   $88,560 $0 $88,560
10/14/2005 Domino Claremont Williams  $10,169,202 $12,800,000 $22,969,202
4/8/2005 Sahara CIA Agent Carl  $68,671,925 $53,000,000 $121,671,925
3/28/2003 The Core Brazzelton  $31,111,260 $43,021,371 $74,132,631
11/9/2001 Heist Bobby Blane  $23,483,357 $5,423,460 $28,906,817
11/2/2001 The One Roedecker  $43,905,746 $28,783,380 $72,689,126
10/19/2001 The Last Castle General Wheeler  $18,208,078 $2,333,590 $20,541,668
6/9/2000 Gone in 60 Seconds Detective Roland Castlebeck  $101,643,008 $131,000,000 $232,643,008
3/22/2000 Romeo Must Die Isaak  $55,973,336 $35,063,424 $91,036,760
12/10/1999 The Cider House Rules Mr. Rose  $57,547,209 $31,000,000 $88,547,209
10/24/1997 A Life Less Ordinary Jackson  $4,287,595 $10,345,675 $14,633,270
10/17/1997 Devil's Advocate Phillipe Moyez (uncredited)  $61,007,424 $92,000,000 $153,007,424
7/25/1997 The Winner Kingman  $21,000 $0 $21,000
11/8/1996 Ransom Agent Lonnie Hawkins  $136,492,681 $172,207,319 $308,700,000
9/13/1996 Feeling Minnesota Red  $3,124,440 $628,006 $3,752,446
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow Colonel Max Wilkins  $70,645,997 $77,700,000 $148,345,997
10/20/1995 Get Shorty Bo Catlett  $72,021,008 $43,000,000 $115,021,008
9/13/1995 Clockers Rodney Little  $12,993,765 $0 $12,993,765
5/13/1994 Crooklyn Woody Carmichael  $13,024,170 $0 $13,024,170
10/8/1993 Mr. Jones Howard  $8,302,752 $0 $8,302,752
4/16/1993 Bound by Honor Bonafide  $4,496,583 $0 $4,496,583
11/18/1992 Malcolm X West Indian Archie  $48,169,910 $0 $48,169,910
6/14/1991 Bright Angel Harley  $158,243 $0 $158,243
3/8/1991 The Hard Way Captain Brix  $24,525,330 $41,000,000 $65,525,330
2/23/1990 Mountains of the Moon Mabruki  $4,011,793 $0 $4,011,793
2/23/1990 The Blood of Heroes Mbulu  $882,290 $0 $882,290
8/3/1979 More American Graffiti Army Sergeant  $8,100,000 $0 $8,100,000
Movies: 34Totals:$1,266,960,841$1,319,092,013$2,586,052,854
  Averages:$37,263,554$38,796,824$76,060,378

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/3/2017 Battlecreek $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/20/2015 Do You Believe? $3,591,282 1,356 $12,985,600 $14,305,450 90.8%
3/28/2003 The Core $12,053,131 3,019 $31,111,260 $74,132,631 42.0%
10/19/2001 The Last Castle $7,088,213 2,270 $18,208,078 $20,541,668 88.6%
Movies: 4Totals:  $62,304,938$108,979,749 
 Averages:$5,683,1571,661$15,576,235$27,244,93773.8%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/2/2015 Point Break $9,800,252 2,910 $28,782,481 $128,170,295 22.5%
3/13/2015 Cymbeline $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
5/13/2011 The Big Bang $0 0 $0 $7,300 0.0%
5/28/2009 Up $68,108,790 3,886 $293,004,164 $731,463,377 40.1%
11/21/2007 This Christmas $17,958,183 1,921 $49,121,934 $49,733,545 98.8%
6/9/2000 Gone in 60 Seconds $25,336,048 3,089 $101,643,008 $232,643,008 43.7%
12/10/1999 The Cider House Rules $110,098 1,738 $57,547,209 $88,547,209 65.0%
11/8/1996 Ransom $34,216,088 2,768 $136,492,681 $308,700,000 44.2%
9/13/1996 Feeling Minnesota $1,598,051 869 $3,124,440 $3,752,446 83.3%
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow $15,583,510 2,392 $70,645,997 $148,345,997 47.6%
11/18/1992 Malcolm X $9,871,125 1,249 $48,169,910 $48,169,910 100.0%
8/3/1979 More American Graffiti $0 0 $8,100,000 $8,100,000 100.0%
Movies: 12Totals:  $796,631,824$1,747,633,087 
 Averages:$15,215,1791,735$66,385,985$145,636,09158.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,450 $62,304,938
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 770 $796,631,824
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 792 $973,956,677
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 549 $679,774,481
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 639 $1,266,960,841
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,633 $46,674,811
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,054 $951,001,263
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,327 $880,632,800
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 535 $918,736,457
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 899 $1,319,092,013
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,530 $108,979,749
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 882 $1,747,633,087
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 984 $1,854,589,477
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 540 $1,598,510,938
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 787 $2,586,052,854
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 288 11
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 292 11
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 305 11
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 204 47
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 206 47
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 209 47
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 257 30
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 256 30
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 273 30
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 887 $62,304,938
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,019 $46,674,811
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 959 $108,979,749
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,195 $62,304,938
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,351 $46,674,811
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,266 $108,979,749
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,138 $31,193,678
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 327 $31,111,260
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,766 $3,653,440
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 280 $43,021,371
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,364 $34,847,118
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 312 $74,132,631
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 460 $31,111,260
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 501-600) 518 $31,193,678
Top International Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 498 $43,021,371
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 988 $3,653,440
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 485 $74,132,631
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 601-700) 653 $34,847,118
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 899 $44,096,860
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,035 $18,208,078
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 701-800) 795 $44,341,221
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,452 $2,333,590
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 849 $88,438,081
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,237 $20,541,668
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 385 $31,111,260
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 278 $43,021,371
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 344 $74,132,631


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