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Miriam Margolyes

Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 13 films, with $3,273,501,639 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #255)
Best-known acting roles: Professor Pomona Strout (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II), Mrs. Astrakhan (Happy Feet), Professor Sprout (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets), Sophie (Cats & Dogs), Mrs. Plithiver (Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole)
Most productive collaborators: Hugh Jackman, Zareh Nalbandian, Bruce Berman, Hugo Weaving, Anthony LaPaglia

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting13$1,149,219,720$2,124,281,919$3,273,501,639
Lead Ensemble Member1$0$1,776,543$1,776,543
(Unclassified)3$17,293,175$102,461$17,395,636

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/26/2018 Early Man Queen Oofeefa  $8,267,544 $35,878,367 $44,145,911
11/17/2017 The Man Who Invented Christmas Mrs. Fisk  $5,676,110 $2,416,747 $8,092,857
9/26/2014 Maya the Bee Queen  $0 $2,021,035 $2,021,035
12/19/2012 The Guilt Trip Anita  $37,134,215 $4,160,459 $41,294,674
8/17/2012 The Wedding Video Patricia  $0 $1,776,543 $1,776,543
7/13/2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… Professor Pomona Strout  $381,011,219 $960,500,000 $1,341,511,219
9/24/2010 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of … Mrs. Plithiver   $55,675,313 $84,041,404 $139,716,717
10/3/2008 How to Lose Friends & Alienate People Mrs. Kowalski  $2,775,593 $9,255,850 $12,031,443
11/17/2006 Happy Feet Mrs. Astrakhan  $198,000,317 $187,000,000 $385,000,317
11/3/2006 Flushed Away Rita's Grandma  $64,665,672 $114,691,454 $179,357,126
1/9/2004 Chasing Liberty Maria  $12,189,514 $102,461 $12,291,975
11/15/2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Professor Sprout  $261,987,880 $616,991,754 $878,979,634
7/4/2001 Cats & Dogs Sophie  $93,375,151 $107,324,849 $200,700,000
12/17/1999 Sunshine Rose Sonnenschein  $5,095,981 $0 $5,095,981
10/29/1999 Dreaming of Joseph Lees Signora Caldoni  $7,680 $0 $7,680
12/22/1995 Balto Grandma Rosy/also voice over  $11,268,750 $0 $11,268,750
9/28/1990 Pacific Heights Realtor  $29,381,956 $0 $29,381,956
Movies: 17Totals:$1,166,512,895$2,126,160,923$3,292,673,818
  Averages:$68,618,406$125,068,290$193,686,695

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/17/2012 The Wedding Video $0 0 $0 $1,776,543 0.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $0$1,776,543 
 Averages:$00$0$1,776,5430.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/26/2018 Early Man $3,190,525 2,494 $8,267,544 $44,145,911 18.7%
11/17/2017 The Man Who Invented Christmas $1,357,129 720 $5,676,110 $8,092,857 70.1%
9/26/2014 Maya the Bee $0 0 $0 $2,021,035 0.0%
12/19/2012 The Guilt Trip $5,290,629 2,431 $37,134,215 $41,294,674 89.9%
7/13/2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… $169,189,427 4,375 $381,011,219 $1,341,511,219 28.4%
9/24/2010 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of … $16,112,211 3,575 $55,675,313 $139,716,717 39.8%
10/3/2008 How to Lose Friends & Alienate People $1,430,294 1,750 $2,775,593 $12,031,443 23.1%
11/17/2006 Happy Feet $41,533,432 3,804 $198,000,317 $385,000,317 51.4%
11/3/2006 Flushed Away $18,814,323 3,707 $64,665,672 $179,357,126 36.1%
11/15/2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets $88,357,488 3,682 $261,987,880 $878,979,634 29.8%
7/4/2001 Cats & Dogs $21,707,617 3,040 $93,375,151 $200,700,000 46.5%
12/22/1995 Balto $1,519,755 1,433 $11,268,750 $11,268,750 100.0%
9/28/1990 Pacific Heights $6,912,637 1,291 $29,381,956 $29,381,956 100.0%
Movies: 13Totals:  $1,149,219,720$3,273,501,639 
 Averages:$28,878,1132,485$88,401,517$251,807,81848.8%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 354 $1,149,219,720
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,047 $828,635,299
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 738 $521,339,620
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 673 $584,453,801
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 745 $1,166,512,895
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,212 $1,776,543
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 225 $2,124,281,919
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 456 $1,702,528,663
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 556 $894,247,483
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 297 $1,222,555,129
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 414 $2,126,160,923
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,044 $1,776,543
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 255 $3,273,501,639
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 603 $2,531,163,962
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 628 $1,415,587,103
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 379 $1,807,008,930
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 498 $3,292,673,818
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,215 $1,776,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,793 $1,776,543
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,881 $1,776,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,685 $1,776,543
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,910 $1,776,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,531 $1,776,543
Top International Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 351 $1,776,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 467 $1,776,543
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 501-600) 536 $1,776,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 601-700) 636 $1,776,543


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