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Joan Cusack

Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $3,210,350,410 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #262)
Best-known acting roles: Jessie the Cowgirl (Toy Story 3), Jessie (Toy Story 2), Abby Mallard (Chicken Little), Peggy Fleming (Runaway Bride), Barb (Snatched)
Most productive collaborators: Mark Dindal, Tom Hanks, Zach Braff, Lee Unkrich, Amy Schumer
Born: October 11th, 1962 (55 years old)

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting24$1,615,619,709$1,594,730,701$3,210,350,410
Lead Ensemble Member3$3,590,615$4,159$3,594,774
Leading3$43,971,484$8,942,659$52,914,143
Cameo1$463,730$0$463,730
(Unclassified)20$326,502,226$106,769,510$433,271,736

Career Trend

This graph shows Joan Cusack’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


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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 Unicorn Store   $0 $0 $0
5/12/2017 Snatched Barb  $45,852,178 $11,999,999 $57,852,177
6/3/2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping Tilly  $9,496,130 $40,990 $9,537,120
10/30/2015 Freaks of Nature Peg Parker  $70,958 $0 $70,958
7/31/2015 The End of the Tour Patty  $3,002,883 $111,460 $3,114,343
5/1/2015 Welcome to Me Dawn  $625,727 $4,159 $629,886
9/21/2012 The Perks of Being a Wallflower Dr. Burton  $17,742,948 $15,326,355 $33,069,303
9/7/2012 Na pude Madame Curie  $64,918 $0 $64,918
4/29/2011 Hoodwinked Too: Hood vs. Evil Verushka the Witch   $10,143,779 $13,209,332 $23,353,111
3/11/2011 Mars Needs Moms Mom  $21,392,758 $18,157,000 $39,549,758
6/18/2010 Toy Story 3 Jessie the Cowgirl  $415,004,880 $654,661,124 $1,069,666,004
6/26/2009 My Sister's Keeper Judge De Salvo  $49,200,230 $47,472,772 $96,673,002
2/13/2009 Confessions of a Shopaholic Jane Bloomwood  $44,277,350 $63,750,351 $108,027,701
6/20/2008 Kit Kittredge: An American Girl Miss Bond  $17,657,973 $0 $17,657,973
5/23/2008 War, Inc. Marsha Dillon  $580,862 $718,993 $1,299,855
11/2/2007 Martian Child Liz  $7,500,310 $1,851,779 $9,352,089
4/7/2006 Friends with Money Franny  $13,368,437 $4,741,715 $18,110,152
11/4/2005 Chicken Little Abby Mallard  $135,386,665 $174,657,158 $310,043,823
3/18/2005 Ice Princess Mrs. Carlyle  $24,381,334 $1,351,000 $25,732,334
9/24/2004 The Last Shot Fanny Nash  $463,730 $0 $463,730
5/28/2004 Raising Helen Jenny  $37,485,528 $12,443,152 $49,928,680
11/14/2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action Mother  $20,950,820 $33,589,842 $54,540,662
10/3/2003 School of Rock Rosalie Mullins  $81,261,177 $50,683,936 $131,945,113
4/28/2000 Where the Heart Is Ruth Meyers  $33,771,174 $7,090,880 $40,862,054
3/31/2000 High Fidelity Liz  $27,277,055 $20,604,608 $47,881,663
12/8/1999 Cradle Will Rock Hazel Huffman  $2,899,970 $0 $2,899,970
11/19/1999 Toy Story 2 Jessie   $245,852,179 $265,506,097 $511,358,276
7/30/1999 Runaway Bride Peggy Fleming  $152,257,509 $157,880,669 $310,138,178
7/9/1999 Arlington Road Cheryl Lang  $24,419,219 $0 $24,419,219
9/19/1997 In & Out Emily Montgomery  $63,826,569 $19,400,000 $83,226,569
8/22/1997 A Smile Like Yours Nancy Tellen  $3,317,930 $0 $3,317,930
4/11/1997 Grosse Pointe Blank Marcella  $28,084,357 $2,986,055 $31,070,412
3/15/1996 Two Much Gloria  $1,078,555 $0 $1,078,555
2/16/1996 Mr. Wrong Inga  $12,805,071 $0 $12,805,071
7/12/1995 Nine Months Gail Dwyer  $69,660,733 $68,825,698 $138,486,431
8/12/1994 Corrina, Corrina Jonesy  $20,146,496 $0 $20,146,496
11/19/1993 Addams Family Values Debbie Jellinsky  $46,293,855 $0 $46,293,855
12/18/1992 Toys Alsatia Zevo  $21,452,082 $0 $21,452,082
10/2/1992 Hero Evelyn  $19,487,173 $47,300,000 $66,787,173
8/17/1990 My Blue Heaven Hannah Stubbs  $23,591,472 $0 $23,591,472
2/2/1990 Men Don't Leave Jody  $6,050,018 $0 $6,050,018
4/14/1989 Say Anything… Constance Dobbler (uncredited)  $20,036,737 $0 $20,036,737
12/20/1988 Working Girl Cyn/Cynthia  $63,800,000 $0 $63,800,000
8/19/1988 Married to the Mob Rose Boyle  $21,486,757 $0 $21,486,757
6/10/1988 Stars and Bars Irene Stein  $111,987 $0 $111,987
12/16/1987 Broadcast News Blair Litton  $51,249,404 $16,081,905 $67,331,309
5/1/1987 The Allnighter Gina  $2,700,000 $0 $2,700,000
8/3/1984 Grandview, U.S.A. Mary  $4,743,119 $0 $4,743,119
5/4/1984 Sixteen Candles Girl Wearing a Scoliosis Brace  $23,686,027 $0 $23,686,027
7/22/1983 Class Julia  $21,667,789 $0 $21,667,789
7/11/1980 My Bodyguard Shelley  $22,482,952 $0 $22,482,952
Movies: 51Totals:$1,990,147,764$1,710,447,029$3,700,594,793
  Averages:$39,022,505$33,538,177$72,560,682

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/1/2015 Welcome to Me $38,168 133 $625,727 $629,886 99.3%
9/7/2012 Na pude $19,913 27 $64,918 $64,918 100.0%
11/2/2007 Martian Child $3,376,669 2,020 $7,500,310 $9,352,089 80.2%
4/28/2000 Where the Heart Is $8,292,939 2,439 $33,771,174 $40,862,054 82.6%
12/8/1999 Cradle Will Rock $93,998 498 $2,899,970 $2,899,970 100.0%
5/1/1987 The Allnighter $1,419,581 977 $2,700,000 $2,700,000 100.0%
Movies: 6Totals:  $47,562,099$56,508,917 
 Averages:$2,206,8781,016$7,927,017$9,418,15393.7%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/12/2017 Snatched $19,542,248 3,511 $45,852,178 $57,852,177 79.3%
6/3/2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping $4,698,715 2,313 $9,496,130 $9,537,120 99.6%
10/30/2015 Freaks of Nature $0 0 $70,958 $70,958 100.0%
7/31/2015 The End of the Tour $123,238 355 $3,002,883 $3,114,343 96.4%
9/21/2012 The Perks of Being a Wallflower $228,359 745 $17,742,948 $33,069,303 53.7%
4/29/2011 Hoodwinked Too: Hood vs. Evil $4,108,630 2,505 $10,143,779 $23,353,111 43.4%
3/11/2011 Mars Needs Moms $6,914,488 3,117 $21,392,758 $39,549,758 54.1%
6/18/2010 Toy Story 3 $110,307,189 4,028 $415,004,880 $1,069,666,004 38.8%
6/26/2009 My Sister's Keeper $12,442,212 2,606 $49,200,230 $96,673,002 50.9%
2/13/2009 Confessions of a Shopaholic $15,066,360 2,534 $44,277,350 $108,027,701 41.0%
6/20/2008 Kit Kittredge: An American Girl $220,297 1,849 $17,657,973 $17,657,973 100.0%
11/4/2005 Chicken Little $40,049,778 3,658 $135,386,665 $310,043,823 43.7%
5/28/2004 Raising Helen $10,985,597 2,721 $37,485,528 $49,928,680 75.1%
10/3/2003 School of Rock $19,622,714 2,951 $81,261,177 $131,945,113 61.6%
3/31/2000 High Fidelity $6,429,107 1,357 $27,277,055 $47,881,663 57.0%
11/19/1999 Toy Story 2 $300,163 3,257 $245,852,179 $511,358,276 48.1%
7/30/1999 Runaway Bride $35,055,556 3,240 $152,257,509 $310,138,178 49.1%
7/9/1999 Arlington Road $7,517,145 1,631 $24,419,219 $24,419,219 100.0%
9/19/1997 In & Out $15,019,821 2,452 $63,826,569 $83,226,569 76.7%
2/16/1996 Mr. Wrong $5,886,107 1,487 $12,805,071 $12,805,071 100.0%
7/12/1995 Nine Months $12,522,240 1,795 $69,660,733 $138,486,431 50.3%
11/19/1993 Addams Family Values $14,117,545 2,577 $46,293,855 $46,293,855 100.0%
12/18/1992 Toys $4,810,027 1,294 $21,452,082 $21,452,082 100.0%
12/20/1988 Working Girl $4,718,485 1,149 $63,800,000 $63,800,000 100.0%
Movies: 24Totals:  $1,615,619,709$3,210,350,410 
 Averages:$14,611,9182,214$67,317,488$133,764,60071.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,643 $47,562,099
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 139 $1,615,619,709
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 525 $1,193,375,392
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 400 $861,432,428
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 738 $553,394,428
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,433 $463,730
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 265 $1,990,147,764
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,501 $8,946,818
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 433 $1,594,730,701
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,225 $615,622,650
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 679 $745,905,118
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 816 $829,429,742
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 602 $1,710,447,029
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,035 $56,508,917
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 262 $3,210,350,410
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,016 $1,808,998,042
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 529 $1,607,337,546
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 710 $1,382,824,170
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,471 $463,730
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 394 $3,700,594,793
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 218 26
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 234 26
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 231 26
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 219 19
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 237 19
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 235 19
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,824 $6,290,615
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 501-600) 530 $41,271,484
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,392 $4,159
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 740 $8,942,659
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,321 $6,294,774
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 601-700) 656 $50,214,143
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,380 $47,497,181
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Stop-Motion Animation Movies 56 $64,918
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,198 $8,946,818
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,754 $56,443,999
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Stop-Motion Animation Movies 56 $64,918
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 929 $44,597,211
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 617 $64,918
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 401-500) 443 $2,899,970
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,418 $8,946,818
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,117 $53,544,029
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 691 $64,918
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 501-600) 515 $2,899,970
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,050 $64,918
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,036 $3,325,727
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 401-500) 405 $44,171,454
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,313 $4,159
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 701-800) 756 $8,942,659
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,163 $64,918
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,222 $3,329,886
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 501-600) 528 $53,114,113
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,014 $33,771,174
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,414 $3,525,697
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 963 $7,565,228
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,117 $7,090,880
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,016 $4,159
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 801-900) 898 $1,851,779
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,102 $40,862,054
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,742 $3,529,856
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 989 $9,417,007
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 601-700) 630 $2,899,970
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 501-600) 587 $2,700,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 431 $33,771,174
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 451 $7,090,880
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 601-700) 630 $2,899,970
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 501-600) 590 $2,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 444 $40,862,054


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