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The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh (1979) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Gilbert Moses

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

David Dashev ... (story)
Jaison Starkes ... (writer)
Edmond Stevens ... (writer)
Gary Stromberg ... (story)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Moses Guthrie
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H.S. / Harvey Tilson
Meadowlark Lemon ...
Rev. Grady Jackson
Jack Kehoe ...
Setshot
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Himself
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Toby Millman
James Bond III ...
Tyrone Millman
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Harry the Trainer
Peter Isacksen ...
Driftwood
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George Brockington
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Wally Cantrell
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Mona Mondieu
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Marv Albert ...
Himself (as Marvin Albert)
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Ola (as Debra Allen)
George von Benko ...
P.A. Announcer
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Brandy
Darrell Brown ...
Junior Ashland
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Malik Jamal Truth (as Julius J. Carry III)
Jerry Chambers ...
Lucian Tucker
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Michelle
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Jackhammer Washington
Richard Foronjy ...
Mike
Chick Hearn ...
Himself
Clayton Hill ...
Security Guard
Davis Johnson ...
Balloon Vendor
Jack Kurtz ...
Mr. Birdwell
Malek Abdul-Mansour ...
Bullet Haines
Arthur Manteris ...
Stuntman
Eric Mercury ...
Rudy / League Commissioner
Dwayne Mooney ...
Benny Rae
Daryl Mooney ...
Kenny Rae
Craig Prosser ...
Gunnar Boses
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Winston Running Hawk
Otis Sallid ...
Calmar / Fishstick
Joseph A. Schad ...
Mr. Robbins
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Mr. Sweets
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Murray Sports
The Spinners ...
Deacon Smith / Featured Singers
The Sylvers ...
Themselves
Jerry Tarkanian ...
L.A. Coach
Alfred Beard Jr. ...
Basketball Player (New York)
Luther Burden ...
Basketball Player (New York)
Ron Carter ...
Basketball Player (Los Angeles)
Donald Chaney ...
Basketball Player (Boston)
Leon Douglas ...
Basketball Player (Detroit)
Christopher J. Ford ...
Basketball Player (Detroit)
Connie Hawkins ...
Basketball Player (Los Angeles)
Spencer Haywood ...
Basketball Player (New York)
Lou Hudson ...
Basketball Player (Los Angeles)
John Williamson ...
Basketball Player (Boston)
Bob Lanier ...
Basketball Player (Detroit)
Cedric 'Cornbread' Maxwell ...
Basketball Player (Boston)
Eric Money ...
Basketball Player (Detroit)
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Basketball Player (as Norm Nixon)
Luther Rackley ...
Basketball Player
Curtis Rowe ...
Basketball Player (Boston)
Lonnie Shelton ...
Basketball Player (New York)
John Shumate ...
Basketball Player (Detroit)
Kevin Stacom ...
Basketball Player (Boston)
Mychal Thompson ...
Basketball Player (New York)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Richard C. Fatur ...
Parent (uncredited)
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Pittsburgh Python Player (uncredited)
Michael Haboush ...
Kid Eating Hotdog (uncredited)
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Fan (uncredited)
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Roy (uncredited)
Joe Shelby ...
Press Reporter at Table (uncredited)
Laura Ziemba ...
Cameo (uncredited)
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Produced by 

David Dashev ... producer
Don Phillips ... co-producer
Gary Stromberg ... producer

Music by 

Thom Bell

Cinematography by 

Frank Stanley

Film Editing by 

Frank Mazzola
Peter Zinner

Casting By 

Don Phillips

Costume Design by 

Patricia Norris

Makeup Department 

Robert L. Stevenson ... hair department head

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Gene De Ruelle ... first assistant director
Paul Helmick ... first assistant director

Art Department 

William J. Weaver ... labourer

Sound Department 

Sharron Miller ... sound editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Michael Clifford ... special effects assistant

Stunts 

Harold Jones ... stunt double: Sweets
Ken Lesco ... stunt double: Robbins

Camera and Electrical Department 

Tony Rivetti ... first assistant camera: "b"camera

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