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The Story of Will Rogers (1952) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Michael Curtiz

Writing Credits  

Frank Davis ... (screenplay) &
Stanley Roberts ... (screenplay)
 
Jack Moffitt ... (adaptation) (as John C. Moffitt)
 
Betty Blake Rogers ... (magazine story) (as Mrs. Will Rogers)

Cast (in credits order)  

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Betty Rogers
Carl Benton Reid ...
Senator Clem Rogers
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Cora Marshall
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Bert Lynn
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Dusty Donovan
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Mrs. Foster
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Pinky Tomlin ...
Orville James
Margaret Field ...
Sally Rogers
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Eddie Cantor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Todd Karns ...
1st Mechanic (scenes deleted)
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Actor (scenes deleted)
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Townsman Greeting Will (uncredited)
Fern Barry ...
Okie (uncredited)
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House Detective (uncredited)
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Oklahoma Delegate (uncredited)
Jimmie Booth ...
Townsman at Party (uncredited)
Marshall Bradford ...
Political Chairman (uncredited)
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Fanny Brice (archive footage) (uncredited)
Don Brodie ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Morgan Brown ...
Congressman Johnson (uncredited)
Jack Burnette ...
Young Jimmy (uncredited)
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Townsman at Party (uncredited)
David Butler ...
David Butler (uncredited)
Charles Cane ...
Tom Bradley (uncredited)
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Man on Train (uncredited)
Richard Dale Clark ...
Mechanic (uncredited)
John Close ...
Secret Service Man (uncredited)
James Conaty ...
Man in Audience (uncredited)
Robert Scott Correll ...
Younger Will Rogers, Jr. (uncredited)
Leo Curley ...
Delegation Chairman (uncredited)
Russell Custer ...
Reporter at Convention (uncredited)
Brian Daly ...
Tom McSpadden (uncredited)
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Second Assistant Director (uncredited)
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Panhandling Friend (uncredited)
Nestor Eristoff ...
Man in Audience (uncredited)
William Forrest ...
Florenz Ziegfeld (uncredited)
Carol Ann Gainey ...
Younger Mary Rogers (uncredited)
Michael Gainey ...
Young Will Rogers, Jr. (uncredited)
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Announcer at Political Convention (uncredited)
Molly Glessing ...
Clerk (uncredited)
Howard Hagan ...
Freddie Welch (uncredited)
Jack Harris ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Joe Haworth ...
Indian Timer (uncredited)
Sheila Hayward ...
Emma, Orville's Wife (uncredited)
John Hedloe ...
Assistant Director (uncredited)
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Bill, Reporter at Wharf (uncredited)
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Townsman (uncredited)
Danny Jackson ...
Messenger Boy (uncredited)
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Al Jolson - clip from 'Rhapsody in Blue' (archive footage) (uncredited)
Madge Journeay ...
Honey Girl Kate (uncredited)
Charles Kane ...
Bradley (uncredited)
Richard Kean ...
Reginald Cavendish (uncredited)
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Reporter (uncredited)
Earl Lee ...
Eddie Marr ...
Barker (uncredited)
Charles Marsh ...
Reporter at Convention (uncredited)
Alphonse Martell ...
French Premier (uncredited)
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Scotty, Flier (uncredited)
Paul McWilliams ...
Dead Eye Dick (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Trick Roping Double for Will Rogers Jr. (uncredited)
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Dr. Busheyhead (uncredited)
Alberto Morin ...
Foreigner (uncredited)
Will Morrissey ...
Announcer (uncredited)
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Conductor (uncredited)
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Offscreen Narrator in Opening Scene (uncredited)
Carol Nugent ...
Young Mary Rogers (uncredited)
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Conventioneer (uncredited)
Norman Phillips Jr. ...
Harry, Assistant Director (uncredited)
Michael Pierce ...
Young Flier (uncredited)
Angi O. Poulos ...
Greek Cafe Owner (uncredited)
Rod Rogers ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Bob Rose ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
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Banquet Guest (uncredited)
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Convention Member (uncredited)
Jack Shea ...
Reporter at Wharf (uncredited)
Charles Sherlock ...
Reporter at Convention (uncredited)
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Joe Arrow (uncredited)
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Howard (uncredited)
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Townsman at Party (uncredited)
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Harry Hughes (uncredited)
Virgil S. Taylor ...
Art Frazer (uncredited)
Charles Wagenheim ...
Sam (uncredited)
Bill Walker ...
Train Porter (uncredited)
Billy Wayne ...
Photographer (uncredited)
Gayne Whitman ...
Theatre Manager (uncredited)
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Indian at Party (uncredited)
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Townsman (uncredited)
Tom Wilson ...
Stagehand in Wings (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Robert Arthur ... producer

Music by 

Victor Young

Cinematography by 

Wilfred M. Cline

Film Editing by 

Folmar Blangsted

Art Direction by 

Edward Carrere

Set Decoration by 

George James Hopkins

Makeup Department 

Gordon Bau ... makeup artist

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

David Curtiz ... second unit director (as David C. Gardner)

Sound Department 

Charles Lang ... sound

Stunts 

May Boss ... stunts (uncredited)
Polly Burson ... stunts (uncredited)
Gary Epper ... stunts (uncredited)
Tony Epper ... stunts (uncredited)
Richard Farnsworth ... stunts (uncredited)
Donna Hall ... stunts (uncredited)
Bob Herron ... stunts (uncredited)
Shirley Lucas ... stunts (uncredited)
Louise Montana ... stunts (uncredited)
Montie Montana ... stunt coordinator (uncredited) / stunt double: Will Rogers Jr. (uncredited)
Bob Rose ... stunts (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Milo Anderson ... wardrobe
Joan Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Music Department 

Sidney Cutner ... orchestrator (as Sid Cutner)
Leo Shuken ... orchestrator
Victor Young ... conductor (uncredited)

Other crew 

Mitchell Kovaleski ... technicolor color consultant
Norman Stuart ... dialogue director

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