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The Star Maker (1939) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Roy Del Ruth

Writing Credits  

Arthur Caesar ... (based on a story by) and
William A. Pierce ... (based on a story by)
 
Frank Butler ... (screenplay) and
Don Hartman ... (screenplay) and
Arthur Caesar ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order)  

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...
Mary
Linda Ware ...
Jane Gray
...
'Speed' King
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Carlotta Salvini
...
Stella
Walter Damrosch ...
Walter Damrosch
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Mr. Proctor
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Miss Esther Jones
Oscar O'Shea ...
Mr. Flannigan
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Duke
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Joe Gimlick
...
Mr. Olson
Dorothy Vaughan ...
Mrs. Riley
Bodil Rosing ...
Mrs. Swanson
Paul Stanton ...
Mr. Coyle
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Lou Morris
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Assistant Dance Director
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Old Gentleman
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Voice Teacher
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First Reporter
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Steel Worker
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Rural Mother
Johnnie Morris ...
Newsboy (as Johnny Morris)
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Doctor
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Ballet Master (as Siegfried Arno)
Ralph Faulkner ...
Fencing Master
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Mac, the Accountant
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Conductor (as Harry Bradley)
Wally Maher ...
Reporter
George Eldredge ...
Reporter
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Reporter
George Guhl ...
Piano Mover
Jimmie Dundee ...
Second Piano Mover (as Jim Dundee)
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Third Piano Mover
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Uniformed Doorman
A.S. 'Pop' Byron ...
Stage Doorman
Allen Fox ...
Photographer
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Cutie's Mother
Edwin Stanley ...
Gerry Member (as Ed Stanley)
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Elderly Lady
Jack Pennick ...
Prizefighter
George C. Pearce ...
Gerry Society Member (as George Pearce)
Doro Merande ...
Gerry Society Woman
Frances Raymond ...
Gerry Society Woman
Kenneth Wilson ...
Ken
Billy Simms ...
Spike
Donald Brenon ...
Judge
Patti McCarty ...
Patsy (as Patsy McCartney)
John Andrews ...
Andy
Danny Daniels ...
Blackie
Don Hulbert ...
Duck
Gloria Atherton ...
Curly
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Boots
...
Dottie
Dante DiPaolo ...
Turkey (as Dante Di Paolo)
Tommy Batten ...
Bats
Mary Ellen Bergren ...
Ivories
Gene Collins ...
Dummy
Eugene Eberle ...
Whitey
Dolores Dianne ...
Rusty
Joe Geil ...
Red
Richard Humphries ...
Chicago
Jackie McGee ...
Lucky
Joyce Arleen ...
Toots
Roland Dupree ...
Frenchy
Marilyn Marlin ...
Ginger
Patsy Parsons ...
Cookie (as Patsy Lee Parsons)
Jean Ruth ...
Butch
Leon Tyler ...
Big Ears
Howard Smiley ...
Skipper
Marilyn McKay ...
Cutie
Jacqueline Ossia ...
Penny
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mitchell Singing Boys ...
St. Brendan's Boy Choir
William Byrne ...
Chorus Member (as Billy Byrne uncredited)
Leslie Gerald
Kay Tapscott ...
Marilyn McKay-cutie
Daisy Bufford ...
Colored Maid (uncredited)
Billy Connelly ...
(uncredited)
...
(uncredited)
Ruddy Hartz ...
(uncredited)
Paul Hilton ...
(uncredited)
Danny Jackson ...
(uncredited)
Terry Kaye ...
(uncredited)
Jack Lindquist ...
Chorus Member (uncredited)
Ralph Reed ...
(uncredited)
Dee Swaney ...
(uncredited)
Clyde Willson ...
(uncredited)
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Produced by 

Charles R. Rogers ... producer
William LeBaron ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Alfred Newman ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Karl Struss

Film Editing by 

Alma Macrorie

Art Direction by 

Hans Dreier
Robert Usher

Set Decoration by 

A.E. Freudeman

Costume Design by 

Edith Head

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Hal Walker ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Charles Hisserich ... sound recordist
Richard Olson ... sound recordist

Music Department 

Alfred Newman ... musical director
Troy Sanders ... music assistant (uncredited)

Other crew 

Ralph Faulkner ... fight choreographer

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