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Stephen Merchant

Best known as a Supporting Actress based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $1,013,997,870 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,252)
Best-known acting roles: Caliban (Logan), Paris (Gnomeo and Juliet), Paris (Sherlock Gnomes), Tacy (Tooth Fairy), Gary (Hall Pass)
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 ActorSupporting8$413,593,355$600,404,515$1,013,997,870
Lead Ensemble Member2$46,857,767$45,265,150$92,122,917
Leading1$45,060,734$42,112,741$87,173,475
In Technical RolesProducer1$0$0$0
Director1$0$0$0
Screenwriter1$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
3/1/2019 Fighting With My Family Hugh  $0 $0 $0
11/9/2018 The Girl in the Spider’s Web   $0 $0 $0
3/15/2018 Sherlock Gnomes Paris  $43,242,871 $44,259,647 $87,502,518
3/3/2017 Table 19 Walter Thimble  $3,614,896 $1,005,503 $4,620,399
2/23/2017 Logan Caliban  $226,277,068 $389,199,897 $615,476,965
2/8/2013 I Give It a Year Danny  $34,657 $28,293,874 $28,328,531
2/8/2012 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: 11Totals:$505,511,856$687,782,406$1,193,294,262
  Averages:$45,955,623$62,525,673$108,481,297

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/15/2018 Sherlock Gnomes $10,604,774 3,662 $43,242,871 $87,502,518 49.4%
3/3/2017 Table 19 $1,597,928 868 $3,614,896 $4,620,399 78.2%
2/25/2011 Hall Pass $13,535,374 2,950 $45,060,734 $87,173,475 51.7%
Movies: 3Totals:  $91,918,501$179,296,392 
 Averages:$8,579,3592,493$30,639,500$59,765,46459.8%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/1/2019 Fighting With My Family $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/9/2018 The Girl in the Spider’s Web $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/23/2017 Logan $88,411,916 4,071 $226,277,068 $615,476,965 36.8%
2/8/2013 I Give It a Year $5,436 6 $34,657 $28,328,531 0.1%
2/8/2012 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: 8Totals:  $413,593,355$1,013,997,870 
 Averages:$17,452,2531,778$51,699,169$126,749,73437.8%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,204 $91,918,501
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,338 $413,593,355
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,380 $362,301,315
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,057 $378,252,482
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 33,001-33,100) 33,082 $27,291,704
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,547 $505,511,856
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,270 $87,377,891
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,280 $600,404,515
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,644 $549,752,452
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 950 $557,459,792
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 25,201-25,300) 25,262 $36,552,307
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,378 $687,782,406
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,222 $179,296,392
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,252 $1,013,997,870
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,874 $912,053,767
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 978 $935,712,274
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 28,601-28,700) 28,634 $63,844,011
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,355 $1,193,294,262
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 369 32
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 415 32
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 413 32
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 433 5
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 491 5
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 525 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) 450 24
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 705 $91,918,501
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 780 $87,377,891
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 728 $179,296,392
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,382 $48,675,630
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 325 $43,242,871
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,397 $43,118,244
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 333 $44,259,647
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,391 $91,793,874
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 329 $87,502,518
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 899 $48,675,630
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 439 $43,242,871
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 829 $43,118,244
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 405 $44,259,647
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 855 $91,793,874
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 420 $87,502,518
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 746 $43,242,871
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 516 $48,675,630
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 765 $44,259,647
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 383 $43,118,244
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 745 $87,502,518
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 449 $91,793,874
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,454 $3,614,896
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 438 $90,121,468
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 601-700) 694 $43,242,871
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,364 $1,005,503
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 452 $84,225,482
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 501-600) 586 $44,259,647
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,562 $4,620,399
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 438 $174,346,950
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 601-700) 637 $87,502,518
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 488 $45,060,734
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 341 $43,242,871
Top International Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 437 $42,112,741
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 274 $44,259,647
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 476 $87,173,475
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 315 $87,502,518

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/1/2019 Fighting With My Family Director,
Screenwriter,
Producer 
$0 $0 $0
Movies: 1Totals:$0$0$0
  Averages:$0$0$0

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