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The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Frank Oz

Writing Credits  

Tom Patchett ... (story) &
Jay Tarses ... (story)
 
Frank Oz ... (screenplay) and
Tom Patchett ... (screenplay) &
Jay Tarses ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf / Swedish Chef / Ernie / Granny / Horse & Carriage Rider / Link Hogthrob / The Newsman (voice)
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Miss Piggy / Fozzie / Animal / Bert / Cookie Monster / Ocean Breeze Soap Board Member / Sam the Eagle (voice)
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Gonzo / Chester the Rat / Bill the Frog / Zoot / Beauregard / Jim the Dog / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Penguin (voice)
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Rizzo the Rat / Gill the Frog / Baby Kermit / Chicken / College Student in Audience / Dog (voice)
Richard Hunt ...
Scooter / Statler / Janice / Beaker / Dog (voice)
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Camilla / Lew Zealand / Floyd / Bear / Chicken / Crazy Harry / Dog / Dr. Julias Strangepork / Granny / Penguin / Pops (voice)
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Martin Price / Murray Plotsky
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Roller Skater
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Kermit's Doctor
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Perfume Saleswoman
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Cop in Pete's
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Herself
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Customer in Pete's
Frances Bergen ...
Leonard Winesop's Receptionist
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Himself (as The Honorable Edward I. Koch)
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Leonard Winesop
Vincent Sardi Jr. ...
Himself
Kathryn Mullen ...
Jill the Frog / Chicken / Helpful Woman in Park (voice)
Karen Prell ...
Yolanda the Rat / Frank the Dog / Helpful Woman in Park (voice)
Brian Muehl ...
Tatooey the Rat / Bear / Dog (voice)
Bruce Edward Hall ...
Masterson the Rat / Beth Bear (voice)
James J. Kroupa ...
Additional Muppet Performer
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Additional Muppet Performer
Melissa Whitmire ...
Additional Muppet Performer
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Additional Muppet performer (as Michael Earl Davis)
Glenngo King ...
Additional Muppet Performer
Timothy De Haas ...
Additional Muppet Performer (as Tim De Haas)
Cheryl Bartholow ...
Additional Muppet Performer
Martin P. Robinson ...
Additional Muppet Performer / College Student in Audience / Bear
Steve Burnett ...
College Student
Mary Lou Harris ...
College Student
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Mr. Price's Secretary (as Cheryl McFadden)
Joanne Hamlin ...
Woman in Price's Office
Hector Troy ...
First Cop
Norman Bush ...
Second Cop
Nancy Kirsch ...
Screaming Woman
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Customer in Pete's
John Bentley ...
Train Conductor
Dorothy Baxter ...
Elevator Passenger
Stephen Sherrard Hicks ...
Elevator Passenger
Susan Miller-Kovens ...
Elevator Passenger
John Maguire ...
Elevator Passenger
Sinead Maguire ...
Elevator Passenger
Trisha Noel ...
Elevator Passenger
Ron Foster ...
Man in Winesop's Office
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Man in Winesop's Office
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Construction Worker
Kenneth McGregor ...
Construction Worker (as Kenneth MacGregor)
Chet Washington ...
Construction Worker
Graham Brown ...
Mr. Wrightson
James Bryson ...
Customer in Pete's
Chico Kasindir ...
Customer in Pete's
Viola Borden ...
Bingo Caller
Paul Stolarsky ...
Aquacade Announcer
Maree Dow ...
Woman in Bleachers
Don Quigley ...
Man in Bleachers
Michael Connolly ...
Maitre D' at Sardi's
Wade Barnes ...
Customer at Sardi's
Ruth Button ...
Customer at Sardi's
Lee-Ann Carr ...
Customer at Sardi's
Richard Dubois ...
Customer at Sardi's
Diana Hayes ...
Customer at Sardi's
Jane Hunt ...
Customer at Sardi's
Jaqueline Page ...
Customer at Sardi's
Harriet Rawlings ...
Customer at Sardi's
Milton Seaman ...
Customer at Sardi's
Gary Tacon ...
Thief in Central Park
Joe Jamrog ...
Cop in Central Park
Mark Marrone ...
Chauffeur
Cyril Jenkins ...
The Minister (as Dr. Cyril Jenkins)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mary Kay Adams ...
Woman in Crawford's Office (uncredited)
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Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
Peter Baird ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
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Cheryl Blaylock ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
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Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
Fran Brill ...
Additional Muppet Performer / News Reporter (uncredited)
Edward G. Christie ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
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Roller Skater (uncredited)
Charles Francis Corbett ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
Faz Fazakas ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
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Additional Muppet Performer (voice) (uncredited)
Heather Henson ...
Girl Serving Drinks at Beer Hall (uncredited)
Rollin Krewson ...
Additional Muppet Performer (voice) (uncredited)
David Lazer ...
Customer at Sardi's (uncredited)
Joel Leder ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
Ronn Lucas ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
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Customer at Sardi's (uncredited)
Jim Martin ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
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Extra (uncredited)
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Extra (uncredited)
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Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
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Theater Patron (uncredited)
Gabriel Velez ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
Caroly Wilcox ...
Additional Muppet Performer (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Jim Henson ... executive producer
David Lazer ... producer

Music by 

Ralph Burns

Cinematography by 

Robert Paynter ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Evan A. Lottman ... (as Evan Lottman)

Casting By 

Howard Feuer
Jeremy Ritzer

Production Design by 

Stephen Hendrickson

Art Direction by 

Paul Eads
W. Steven Graham

Set Decoration by 

Robert Drumheller
Justin Scoppa Jr.

Costume Design by 

Calista Hendrickson
Karen Roston
Polly Smith

Makeup Department 

Fern Buchner ... makeup artist
Romaine Greene ... hair stylist
Wayne Massarelli ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Ezra Swerdlow ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Timothy M. Bourne ... additional second assistant director
Ronald M. Bozman ... first assistant director
Tony Gittelson ... second assistant director
Leo Zisman ... second second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Joseph M. Caracciolo ... property master
Edward G. Christie ... muppet constructor
John Davis ... storyboard artist
Tim Miller ... muppet constructor
Louis Petraglia ... construction grip
James Sorice ... master scenic artist
Dave Weinman ... chief set dresser (as David Weinman)

Sound Department 

Stan Bochner ... sound editor
Louis Cerborino ... sound editor
Anthony J. Ciccolini III ... supervising sound editor
Paul Coombe ... sound re-recording mixer
Marko A. Costanzo ... foley artist
Lee Dichter ... sound re-recording mixer
Vito L. Ilardi ... sound recordist
Les Lazarowitz ... sound mixer
Hal Levinsohn ... adr editor
Tod A. Maitland ... boom operator
Harry Peck Bolles ... assistant sound editor
Maurice Schell ... sound editor
Mel Zelniker ... adr recordist
Richard Friedlander ... apprentice sound editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Leigh Donaldson ... muppet special effects
Edward Drohan ... special effects
Faz Fazakas ... muppet special effects
Brian Henson ... muppet special effects
Larry Jameson ... muppet special effects
Dick Loveless ... muppet special effects
Tom Newby ... muppet special effects

Stunts 

Cheryl Blackman ... stunt double: Miss Piggy
Cliff Cudney ... stunt driver
Tony Farentino ... stunt driver
Denise Lucadamo ... stunt double: Miss Piggy
Victor Magnotta ... stunt coordinator
Christa Tomasulo ... stunt double: Miss Piggy
Gary Evans ... stunt driver (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ralph Brandofino ... second assistant camera
Garrett Brown ... Steadicam operator
Jerry DeBlau ... best boy
John W. DeBlau ... gaffer
John Donohue ... dolly grip
Richie Ford ... electrician
Dennis Gamiello ... key grip
Peter Girolami ... electrician
Kerry Hayes ... still photographer
Ian Kelly ... supervising video engineer
Richard C. Kratina ... camera operator
Gary Muller ... co-first assistant camera
Hank Muller ... first assistant camera
Peter Norman ... photographer: second unit
Lance Shepherd ... electrician
Douglas Pellegrino ... assistant: steadicam (uncredited)
Robert Shepherd ... electrician (uncredited)
Tom Volpe ... grip (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Sylvia Fay ... extras casting
Gus Schirmer ... additional casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Lee Austin ... wardrobe supervisor
Deborah Katz ... wardrobe supervisor

Editorial Department 

Trudy Ship ... first assistant editor

Music Department 

Charlie Clifton ... music recording engineer
Tom Jung ... music recording engineer
Todd Kasow ... music editor

Transportation Department 

Patrick Hogan ... driver
Harold 'Whitey' McEvoy ... transportation captain

Other crew 

Lauren Attinello ... muppet design and construction (as Lauren Antinello)
Patricia Barrow ... production assistant
Cheryl Blalock ... muppet design and construction
Renee Bodner ... script supervisor
Fred Buchholz ... muppet design and construction
Al Cerullo ... pilot
Christopher Chadman ... choreographer (as Chris Chadman)
Edward G. Christie ... muppet designer
Frank Comito ... production assistant
Janet Delvoye ... muppet design and construction
Prudence Farrow ... production assistant
Bob Flanagan ... muppet design and construction
Michael K. Frith ... design consultant
Jane Gootnick ... muppet rigging coordinator
Lee Gottsegen ... production assistant
James Greenhut ... studio manager
Jerry Gum ... muppet design and construction
Jim Henson ... choreographer
Amy Herman ... production assistant
Marian Keating ... muppet design and construction
Rollin Krewson ... muppets' studio coordinator
Robin Kusten ... muppet design and construction
Maria McNamara ... muppet design and construction
Tim Miller ... muppet designer
David Misch ... special consultant
Sandy Nelson ... location coordinator
Bruce Patterson ... production office coordinator
Connie Peterson ... muppet design and construction
Jan Rosenthal ... muppet design and construction
Jody Schoffner ... muppet design and construction
Bobbie Stein ... unit publicist
Chris Stoia ... production assistant
Norman Tempia ... muppet design and construction
Richard Termine ... muppet design and construction
Caroly Wilcox ... muppet design and construction
Peter Baird ... puppeteer (uncredited)
Kris Cole ... production staff (uncredited)
Charles Francis Corbett ... puppeteer (uncredited)
Joel Leder ... puppeteer (uncredited)
Ronn Lucas ... puppeteer (uncredited)
Craig Miller ... marketing consultant (uncredited)
Clayton Sauer ... puppeteer (uncredited)

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