Analysis of weekly ticket sales to determine the top grossing Hollywood actors and actresses last year
Have you ever wondered who is the highest grossing Hollywood actor at UAE cinemas?
After weeks of number crunching, scrolling through IMDB and movie websites, below is a comprehensive list, in alphabetical order, of the top Hollywood stars who appeared in movies at the UAE during the 52 weeks of 2013.
We’ve only included the biggest household names in each film and if they had multiple films showing throughout the year we’ve simply added up the box office figures for their films.
To get the ball rolling, click here to get a list of the 20 biggest movies released in the UAE in 2013.
In the rankings below the first number is their overall rankings out of the 477 name son the list, followed by the total box office return for all their films in 2013 and, finally, the biggest film they starred in during last year.
The basic weekly box office data was supplied by Italia Films movie promotion agency.
NB: We've put them all in alphabetical order to make it easier.
185 $1,397,084 Aaron Eckhart - OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN
243 $979,817 Abigail Breslin - THE CALL
414 $127,839 Abigail Spencer - HAUNTING IN CONNECTICUT 2
107 $2,381,324 Adam Sandler - HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA
323 $334,720 Adam Scott - SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY
51 $3,347,550 Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje - THOR: THE DARK WORLD
62 $3,241,225 Adrianne Palicki - G.I JOE 2
346 $285,659 Alan Arkin - INCREDIBLE BURT WONDERSTONE
409 $135,485 Alan Rickman - GAMBIT
353 $274,968 Albert Brooks - THIS IS 40
23 $4,837,394 Albert Finney - SKYFALL
249 $865,335 Alec Baldwin - RISE OF THE GUARDIANS
463 $26,716 Alice Braga - ON THE ROAD
227 $1,109,776 Alice Eve - STAR TREK 12:INTO THE DARKNESS
111 $2,366,108 Amanda Seyfried - EPIC
389 $163,140 Amber Heard - MACHETE KILLS
349 $275,207 Amrita Rao - JOLLY LLB
34 $4,334,538 Amy Adams - MAN OF STEEL
273 $666,108 Amy Poehler - FREE BIRDS
161 $1,680,439 Andrea Riseborough - OBLIVION
Rankings continued on next page...