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The Girl Can't Help It (1956) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Frank Tashlin

Writing Credits  

Frank Tashlin ... (screenplay) and
Herbert Baker ... (screenplay)
 
Garson Kanin ... (novel) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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...
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Marty 'Fats' Murdock
...
Herself
...
Himself
...
...
Mousie
...
Wheeler
...
Hilda
...
Himself
...
Themselves
Little Richard and His Band ...
Themselves (as Little Richard and his Band)
Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps ...
Themselves (as Gene Vincent and his Blue Caps)
The Treniers ...
Themselves
Eddie Fontaine ...
Himself
The Chuckles ...
Themselves at the Hi Hat Club
...
Herself
Johnny Olenn ...
Himself
Nino Tempo ...
Himself
Eddie Cochran ...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sue Carlton ...
Teenager (uncredited)
Fred Catania ...
Wheeler's Bodyguard (uncredited)
Les Clark ...
Recording Engineer (uncredited)
Richard Collier ...
Milkman (uncredited)
Alex Frazer ...
Rogers (uncredited)
...
Nick (uncredited)
Gene Gilbeaux ...
Himself (uncredited)
Russ Gilberto ...
Himself as a Member of The Chuckles (uncredited)
...
Lucas (uncredited)
Barbara Gould ...
Secretary (uncredited)
...
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
Ron Greenwood ...
Baby (uncredited)
Don Hill ...
Himself (uncredited)
Henry Kulky ...
Iceman (uncredited)
Fiorello LaGuardia ...
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
...
Himself (uncredited)
David Lynch ...
Himself (uncredited)
George Meader ...
Elderly Man (uncredited)
Pamela Ann Murray ...
Girl (uncredited)
...
Broadcasting Manager (uncredited)
Peter Potter ...
Himself (uncredited)
Teddy Randazzo ...
Himself (uncredited)
Herb Reed ...
Himself (uncredited)
Paul Robi ...
Himself (uncredited)
Tommy Romano ...
Himself as a Member of The Chuckles (uncredited)
Michael Ross ...
Wheeler's Bodyguard (uncredited)
Frank J. Scannell ...
Samuels (uncredited)
Garry Stewart ...
Teenager (uncredited)
Norman Sturgis ...
Ticket Taker (uncredited)
Zola Taylor ...
Herself (uncredited)
...
Lawyer (uncredited)
Claude Trenier ...
Himself (uncredited)
Cliff Trenier ...
Himself (uncredited)
Milt Trenier ...
Himself (uncredited)
...
Bartender (uncredited)
Gene Vincent ...
Himself (uncredited)
Billy Wayne ...
Bartender (uncredited)
Sandra White ...
Cigarette Girl (uncredited)
Tony Williams ...
Himself (uncredited)

Produced by 

Frank Tashlin ... producer

Music by 

Leigh Harline ... (uncredited)
Lionel Newman ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Leon Shamroy ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

James B. Clark

Casting By 

Owen McLean ... (uncredited)

Art Direction by 

Leland Fuller
Lyle R. Wheeler

Set Decoration by 

Paul S. Fox ... (set decorations)
Walter M. Scott ... (set decorations)

Makeup Department 

Ben Nye ... makeup artist
Helen Turpin ... hair stylist
Sidney Perell ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Gaston Glass ... production manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Ad Schaumer ... assistant director
Bernard Wiesen ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Don B. Greenwood ... property master (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Harry M. Leonard ... sound
E. Clayton Ward ... sound
William Edwards ... sound recordist (uncredited)
Ralph Hickey ... sound editor (uncredited)
Dick Jensen ... sound editor (uncredited)
Jim Leppert ... sound editor (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Ray Kellogg ... special photographic effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Bob Coppin ... grip (uncredited)
Lee Crawford ... first assistant camera (uncredited)
Gaston Longet ... still photographer (uncredited)
Irving Rosenberg ... camera operator (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Charles Le Maire ... executive wardrobe designer (as Charles LeMaire)
Sam Benson ... wardrobe supervisor (uncredited)
Marjorie Plecher ... wardrobe (uncredited)
Merle Williams ... wardrobe (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Leonard Doss ... color consultant
Orven Schanzer ... first assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Ken Darby ... vocal supervisor
Lionel Newman ... conductor / music supervisor
Hugo Friedhofer ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Eileen Wilson ... singing voice: Jayne Mansfield (uncredited)

Other crew 

Patricia Lamb ... script supervisor (uncredited)
Rudy Makoul ... dialogue coach (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

See also

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