Thanks to the fantastic success of Star Wars: Episode 7 - The Force Awakens, Harrison Ford has managed to take first place in the ranking of the highest grossing actors in North American box office history. According to data from the resource Boxofficemojo, movies with his participation have earned a total of 4.7 billion dollars.
Note that in the top five most financially successful Ford movies, four positions are occupied by various episodes of "Star Wars".
Samuel L. Jackson came in second with a score of $ 4.6 billion. The most successful movie project with his participation was the movie "The Avengers", which earned $ 623 million at home. His assets include both the movie adaptation of the Marvel comics and individual episodes of the same "Star Wars".
The third line of the rating was kept by Tom Hanks, on the account of movies with the participation of which $ 4.33 billion. His most successful cartoon was Toy Story 3: The Great Escape, which earned over $ 400 million at home at the time.
The top five are closed by Morgan Freeman ($ 4.3 billion) and Eddie Murphy ($ 3.8 billion).
The Topic of Article: Harrison Ford tops the list of highest grossing movie actors.