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Stephen Merchant

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $1,014,097,973 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,168)
Best-known acting roles: Caliban (Logan), Paris (Gnomeo and Juliet), Tacy (Tooth Fairy), Gary (Hall Pass), Man at the Door (The Invention of Lying)
Most productive collaborators: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, James Mangold, Kelly Asbury, Michael Green

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting6$413,593,355$600,504,618$1,014,097,973
Leading1$45,060,734$42,112,741$87,173,475
Lead Ensemble Member1$3,614,896$908,713$4,523,609
In Technical RolesDirector1$0$0$0

Career Trend

This graph shows Stephen Merchant’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


Featured Blu-ray and DVD Review: Logan

June 18th, 2017

Logan

Logan is supposedly Hugh Jackman’s last film as Wolverine. Not every X-Men movie has been worth the price of admission, so if this is the end of the road, does Hugh Jackman get to go out on a high note? Or does he end his run with a whimper. More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Movie 43

June 17th, 2013

Movie 43 earned some of the worst reviews of the year so far, with many critics calling it the worst movie they've ever seen. When I got the chance to review the movie, I jumped at it. I had to know if it was really as bad as its reviews. It couldn't possible be, right? More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for January 15th, 2013

January 15th, 2013

It is a rather shallow week on the home market. Taken 2 should come away with an easy win, but after that, there's almost nothing that will reach the top 30 for the week. Also, Taken 2 is not Pick of the Week material. I don't know if there is anything that is truly Pick of the Week material. Wake in Fright comes the closest, but the DVD or Blu-ray is still late, I hate giving this title when I'm still waiting for the screener. More...

Featured TV on DVD Review: Life's Too Short: Season One

January 13th, 2013

Life's Too Short is the latest show created by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, who have previously made The Office, Extras, etc. That's a really good pedigree, but it does set up high expectations. Can it live up to these expectations? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/3/2017 Table 19 Walter Thimble  $3,614,896 $908,713 $4,523,609
3/3/2017 Logan Caliban  $226,277,068 $389,300,000 $615,577,068
8/9/2013 I Give It a Year Danny  $34,657 $28,293,874 $28,328,531
1/25/2013 Movie 43 Donald  $8,840,453 $22,324,294 $31,164,747
2/25/2011 Hall Pass Gary  $45,060,734 $42,112,741 $87,173,475
2/11/2011 Gnomeo and Juliet Paris  $99,967,670 $93,770,307 $193,737,977
1/22/2010 Tooth Fairy Tacy  $60,022,256 $52,588,130 $112,610,386
10/2/2009 The Invention of Lying Man at the Door  $18,451,251 $14,228,013 $32,679,264
Movies: 8Totals:$462,268,985$643,526,072$1,105,795,057
  Averages:$57,783,623$80,440,759$138,224,382

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/3/2017 Table 19 $1,597,928 868 $3,614,896 $4,523,609 79.9%
2/25/2011 Hall Pass $13,535,374 2,950 $45,060,734 $87,173,475 51.7%
Movies: 2Totals:  $48,675,630$91,697,084 
 Averages:$7,566,6511,909$24,337,815$45,848,54265.8%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/3/2017 Logan $88,411,916 4,071 $226,277,068 $615,577,068 36.8%
8/9/2013 I Give It a Year $5,436 6 $34,657 $28,328,531 0.1%
1/25/2013 Movie 43 $4,805,878 2,023 $8,840,453 $31,164,747 28.4%
2/11/2011 Gnomeo and Juliet $25,356,909 3,037 $99,967,670 $193,737,977 51.6%
1/22/2010 Tooth Fairy $14,010,409 3,345 $60,022,256 $112,610,386 53.3%
10/2/2009 The Invention of Lying $7,027,472 1,743 $18,451,251 $32,679,264 56.5%
Movies: 6Totals:  $413,593,355$1,014,097,973 
 Averages:$23,269,6702,371$68,932,226$169,016,32937.8%

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) 1,604 $48,675,630
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,274 $413,593,355
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,296 $362,301,315
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,145 $335,009,611
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 32,201-32,300) 32,292 $27,291,704
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,747 $462,268,985
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,629 $43,021,454
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,192 $600,504,618
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,535 $549,755,765
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 987 $513,203,458
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 24,701-24,800) 24,800 $36,552,307
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,517 $643,526,072
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,611 $91,697,084
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,168 $1,014,097,973
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,779 $912,057,080
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,031 $848,213,069
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 28,001-28,100) 28,064 $63,844,011
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,506 $1,105,795,057
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 368 32
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 414 32
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 412 32
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 432 5
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 490 5
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 524 5
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 384 24
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 441 24
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 449 24
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,023 $48,675,630
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,028 $43,021,454
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,027 $91,697,084
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,343 $48,675,630
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,353 $43,021,454
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,341 $91,697,084
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 880 $48,675,630
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 816 $43,021,454
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 831 $91,697,084
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 500 $48,675,630
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 379 $43,021,454
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 423 $91,697,084
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,401 $3,614,896
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 423 $90,121,468
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,324 $908,713
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 438 $84,225,482
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,494 $4,523,609
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 424 $174,346,950
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 464 $45,060,734
Top International Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 420 $42,112,741
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 460 $87,173,475

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/14/2018 Fighting With My Family Director $0 $0 $0
Movies: 1Totals:$0$0$0
  Averages:$0$0$0

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