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Kelly Macdonald

Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $1,988,935,316 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #693)
Best-known acting roles: Helena Malfoy (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II), Merida (Brave), Carla Jean Moss (No Country for Old Men), Evangeline (Nanny McPhee), 'Peter Pan' (Finding Neverland)
Most productive collaborators: Mark Andrews, Billy Connolly, Brenda Chapman, Emma Thompson, Steve Percell
Born: February 23rd, 1976 (41 years old)

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting9$642,095,197$1,346,840,119$1,988,935,316
Lead Ensemble Member1$237,282,182$317,324,350$554,606,532
(Unclassified)10$9,763,411$17,617,731$27,381,142

Career Trend

This graph shows Kelly Macdonald’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


Goodbye Christopher Robin Trailer

August 30th, 2017

Real-life drama starring Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, and Kelly MacDonald opens October 13 ... Full Movie Details.

A glimpse into the relationship between beloved children’s author A. A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne, and his nanny Olive, Christopher Robin and his family are swept up in the international success of the books; the enchanting tales bringing hope and comfort to England after the First World War. But with the eyes of the world on Christopher Robin, what will the cost be to the family? More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Sleeping Beauty

October 4th, 2014

This is not the first time I've reviewed Sleeping Beauty. It is not the first time I've reviewed the film on Blu-ray. The previous review was almost exactly six years ago. This review is less about the movie and more about the differences in the two Blu-ray releases. More...

2012 - Holiday Gift Guide - Part IV

December 19th, 2012

There are only a few days left till Christmas and we are officially in the panic zone for gift shopping. This week we have our final installment of our annual Holiday Gift Guide. Part I dealt with first run releases, Part II dealt with TV on DVD releases, Part III dealt with limited releases, foreign titles, and classics. This week, we deal with some music, books, games, as well as releases from the first three parts that I forgot the first time around. As always, there are quite a few in that last category. (I also use this time to burn off some releases that arrived late. This way I can get through all of the late reviews quicker than normal and actually have enough time to celebrate Christmas.) More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Brave

November 12th, 2012

Brave is the latest from Pixar, a studio that hasn't had a box office miss during its entire run and they've only had one film fail to win over the majority of critics. Brave was not the biggest hit Pixar has produced, but is it among the best? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/21/2018 Holmes & Watson Mrs. Hudson  $0 $0 $0
10/13/2017 Goodbye Christopher Robin   $1,735,251 $5,519,581 $7,254,832
3/17/2017 T2: Trainspotting Diane  $2,402,004 $39,672,020 $42,074,024
11/16/2012 Anna Karenina Dolly  $12,816,367 $58,188,260 $71,004,627
6/22/2012 Brave Merida  $237,282,182 $317,324,350 $554,606,532
7/15/2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… Helena Malfoy  $381,011,219 $960,500,000 $1,341,511,219
3/27/2009 The Merry Gentleman   $347,977 $0 $347,977
9/26/2008 Choke   $2,926,565 $1,197,712 $4,124,277
11/9/2007 No Country for Old Men Carla Jean Moss  $74,273,505 $89,777,745 $164,051,250
9/1/2006 Lassie Jeanie  $652,163 $7,223,748 $7,875,911
1/27/2006 Nanny McPhee Evangeline  $47,279,279 $81,466,299 $128,745,578
1/27/2006 Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story   $1,253,413 $1,808,350 $3,061,763
11/12/2004 Finding Neverland 'Peter Pan'  $51,676,606 $63,359,502 $115,036,108
3/19/2004 Intermission   $889,857 $3,671,117 $4,560,974
12/26/2001 Gosford Park Mary Maceachran  $41,300,105 $0 $41,300,105
10/6/2000 Two Family House Mary O'Neary  $1,015,122 $5,573 $1,020,695
7/23/1999 My Life So Far Elspeth Pettigrew  $635,620 $0 $635,620
5/28/1999 The Loss of Sexual Innocence   $399,793 $0 $399,793
11/6/1998 Elizabeth   $30,082,699 $52,067,943 $82,150,642
6/12/1998 Cousin Bette   $1,161,063 $0 $1,161,063
Movies: 20Totals:$889,140,790$1,681,782,200$2,570,922,990
  Averages:$44,457,040$84,089,110$128,546,150

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/22/2012 Brave $66,323,594 4,164 $237,282,182 $554,606,532 42.8%
Movies: 1Totals:  $237,282,182$554,606,532 
 Averages:$66,323,5944,164$237,282,182$554,606,53242.8%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/17/2017 T2: Trainspotting $170,575 331 $2,402,004 $42,074,024 5.7%
11/16/2012 Anna Karenina $320,690 422 $12,816,367 $71,004,627 18.1%
7/15/2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… $169,189,427 4,375 $381,011,219 $1,341,511,219 28.4%
11/9/2007 No Country for Old Men $1,226,333 2,037 $74,273,505 $164,051,250 45.3%
1/27/2006 Nanny McPhee $14,503,650 2,148 $47,279,279 $128,745,578 36.7%
1/27/2006 Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story $60,886 51 $1,253,413 $3,061,763 40.9%
11/12/2004 Finding Neverland $220,524 1,411 $51,676,606 $115,036,108 44.9%
12/26/2001 Gosford Park $241,219 2,317 $41,300,105 $41,300,105 100.0%
11/6/1998 Elizabeth $275,131 624 $30,082,699 $82,150,642 36.6%
Movies: 9Totals:  $642,095,197$1,988,935,316 
 Averages:$20,689,8261,524$71,343,911$220,992,81339.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 621 $237,282,182
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,085 $642,095,197
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 898 $887,405,539
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,445 $252,500,553
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 869 $506,961,330
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,086 $889,140,790
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 605 $317,324,350
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 557 $1,346,840,119
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 439 $1,676,262,619
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,229 $415,184,630
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 364 $1,113,637,247
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 598 $1,681,782,200
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 617 $554,606,532
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 693 $1,988,935,316
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 568 $2,563,668,158
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,295 $667,685,183
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 467 $1,620,598,577
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 764 $2,570,922,990
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 135 93
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 134 93
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 127 93
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 129 88
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 138 88
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 119 88
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 133 88
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 145 88
Highest Grossing Stars of 2014 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 124 88
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 321 $237,282,182
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 308 $317,324,350
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 308 $554,606,532
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 128 $237,282,182
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 139 $317,324,350
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 129 $554,606,532
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 142 $237,282,182
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 146 $317,324,350
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 137 $554,606,532
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 259 $237,282,182
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 290 $317,324,350
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 273 $554,606,532
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 201-300) 210 $237,282,182
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 201-300) 206 $317,324,350
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 201-300) 208 $554,606,532
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 160 $237,282,182
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 161 $317,324,350
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 153 $554,606,532


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