background img

The New Stuff

Mike Myers, Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, and Jack Black lead list of top voice talent

Mike Myers, Cameron Diaz, and Jack Black lead list of top voice talent


Mike Myers, Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, and Jack Black lead list of top voice talent

Forbes recently compiled a top 10 list of Hollywood’s Animation A-List; the voice actor’s who bring in the most attention, and most money, for their animated features. With the pheneomenal and enduring success of the Shrek franchise, it’s not difficult to see why Mike Myers, Cameron Diaz, and Eddie Murphy are up there as Shrek, Fiona, and Donkey in the DreamWorks Animation pics, pulling in about $10 million a piece – potentially more in the upcoming Shrek Forever After. Kung Fu Panda’s Jack Black also edges towards the top, and will likely help kick that up a little further in the sequel, The Kaboom of Doom, scheduled to hit theaters summer 2011. Take a look at the full list

1. Mike Myers (Shrek) – Average Box Office: $728 million, Average Press Mentions: 1,830
2. Cameron Diaz (Shrek) – Average Box Office: $728 million, Average Press Mentions: 1,809
3. Jack Black (Kung Fu Panda) – Average Box Office: $500 million, Average Press Mentions: 2,000
4. Owen Wilson (Cars) – Average Box Office: $462 million, Average Press Mentions: 2,400
5. Ellen DeGeneres (Finding Nemo) – Average Box Office: $865 million, Average Press Mentions: 1,365
6. Eddie Murphy (Shrek) – Average Box Office: $622 million, Average Press Mentions: 1,590
7. Ben Stiller (Madagascar) – Average Box Office: $570 million, Average Press Mentions: 1,457
8. Tom Hanks (Toy Story) – Average Box Office: $384 million, Average Press Mentions: 1,600
9. Ray Romano (Ice Age) – Average Box Office: $641 million, Average Press Mentions: 917
10. Jim Carrey (A Christmas Carol) – Average Box Office: $310 million, Average Press Mentions: 1,807

The following two tabs change content below.
um… the ToonBarn guy, of course! but you can call me Rob

Recently Published

Bardock-vs-Frieza-dragon-ba
»

Youtube Fanvideo Uses Flipbook Animation to Recreate Bardock vs. Frieza Scene

Youtuber etoilec1 is known for recreating some of the most memorable ...

bordertown
»

Fox’s Bordertown Casts Hank Azaria

The new animated comedy series from Family Guy’s Mark Hentemann and ...

dwayne_johnson_36553
»

Dwayne Johnson to Play A Superman-Level Superhero for DC?

It’s already well known that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is keen ...

Dragon-Ball-Filme
»

Director for Next Dragon Ball Z Film Confirmed

After the recent reveal that there’s a new Dragon Ball Z anime film ...

Guardians_of_the_Galaxy_39898
»

New Guardians of the Galaxy Posters Feature Ronan, Nebula, Korath, Nova Prime, Corpsman Dey & Yondu

Marvel’s big screen adaptation of the Guardians of the Galaxy has ...

CN-Summer-Refresh
»

Cartoon Network Has a New President/GM

It’s Christina Miller: Christina Miller has been named ...

Scarlet-Witch-and-Quicksilver
»

Joss Whedon Talks About Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch in Age of Ultron

By now, comic book fans have already seen Evan Peters’ portrayal of ...

ted_66276
»

Seth MacFarlane Sued for Copyright Infringement Over Ted Film

According to a recent Variety report, Universal Pictures, Media ...

one-piece-3d2y
»

New CM for One Piece 3D2Y Released

The official Youtube channel for Toei Animation has recently posted ...