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Purple Rain (1984) Poster

(1984)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Albert Magnoli

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

William Blinn ... (written by)
Albert Magnoli ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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...
Apollonia
Morris Day ...
Olga Karlatos ...
Mother
...
Father
Jerome Benton ...
Jerome
Billy Sparks ...
Billy
Jill Jones ...
Jill
Charles Huntsberry ...
Chick
Dez Dickerson ...
Dez
Brenda Bennett ...
Brenda
Susan Moonsie ...
Susan (as Susan)
Sandra Claire Gershman ...
Beautiful Babe
Kim Upsher ...
Kim
Alan Leeds ...
Stage Hand
Israel Gordon ...
Taste M.C.
Gil Jacobson ...
Cop in Basement
Joseph A. Ferraro ...
First Avenue M.C.
Joseph E. Ferraro ...
First Avenue M.C.
James French ...
Cabbie
Wendy Melvoin ...
Wendy-The Revolution (as Wendy)
...
Lisa-The Revolution
Bobby 'Z' Rivkin ...
Bobby Z.-The Revolution (as Bobby Z.)
Matt Fink ...
Matt Fink-The Revolution
Brown Mark ...
Brown Mark-The Revolution
Garry Johnson ...
Jellybean-The Time
Mark Cardenas ...
Mark-The Time
Gerald E. Hubbard Jr. ...
Gerry-The Time
Paul Peterson ...
Paul-The Time
Jesse Johnson ...
Jesse - The Time
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Extra (uncredited)
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Hiker #1 (uncredited)
Joel Thingvall ...
Club Techie (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Robert Cavallo ... producer
Steven Fargnoli ... producer
Joseph Ruffalo ... producer

Music by 

Michel Colombier
John L. Nelson
Prince

Cinematography by 

Donald E. Thorin

Film Editing by 

Albert Magnoli
Ken Robinson

Casting By 

David Graham

Production Design by 

Ward Preston

Set Decoration by 

Anne D. McCulley ... (as Anne McCulley)

Costume Design by 

Marie France

Makeup Department 

Richard Arrington ... supervising makeup artist
Susan Caldwell ... hair stylist
Jayson Jeffreys ... key makeup artist
Earl Jones ... hair stylist
Susan V. Kalinowski ... hair stylist
Alberto Machuca ... assistant makeup artist
Todd Prost ... hair stylist
Lee Romanoff ... key makeup artist
Susan Wenzel ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Mike Frankovich Jr. ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Anthony Brand ... first assistant director
Britt Lomond ... first assistant director
Don Wilkerson ... second assistant director

Art Department 

Thomas Anderson ... shop foreman
Keen Bonath ... assistant props
Clare M.S. Fishman ... assistant props (as Claire Fishman)
Jim Johnson ... property master
Howard McCormick II ... lead man
Robert Scaife ... construction coordinator (as Bob Scaife)
Wayne Smith ... painter
Gregory Tetrault ... swing gang
Dane Pizzuti Krogman ... scenic artist (uncredited)

Sound Department 

James Beshears ... sound editor
Bruce Bisenz ... sound mixer
Noah Blough ... assistant sound editor
Neil Brody ... sound re-recording mixer
Jim Cook ... sound re-recording mixer: dialogue
Mike Dobie ... sound editor (as Michael Dobie)
Richard C. Franklin ... sound designer / supervising sound editor
Robert L. Harman ... sound re-recording mixer
David Kern ... sound editor
Dan O'Connell ... foley artist
Susan Rogers ... sound technician
Douglas J. Schulman ... boom operator (as Doug Schulman)
Marshall Winn ... sound editor
David Yaffe ... sound utility
John Asman ... sound re-recording mixer (uncredited)
Donald C. Rogers ... technical director of sound (uncredited)

Stunts 

Al Jones ... stunt coordinator
Kathleen O'Haco ... stunts
Ron Oliney ... stunts
Brad Orrison ... stunts

Camera and Electrical Department 

Leroy Bennett ... special lighting: musical numbers
James F. Boyle ... chief set electrician (as Jim Boyle)
Ted Churchill ... panaglide operator
Tom Countryman ... crane operator (as Thomas Countryman)
Peter Davidian ... best boy
Craig Denault ... camera operator
Michael Dugan ... helicopter camera operator: second unit
Bill Fleming ... best boy
Dennis A. Frank ... electrician (as Frank Dennis)
Jack Lee Gary ... assistant camera (as Jack Gary)
Bob Guthier ... electrician
Dean Hassen ... lighting technician
Dave Hetschiesch ... lighting technician
Gerald Hoy ... grip
John Huddleston ... lighting technician
Daniel R. Jordan ... key grip (as Danny Jordan)
Neal Karlen ... grip (as Neal Dalen)
Craig Kinchel ... grip
Edward R. Nedin ... electrician
Jeffrey W. Petersen ... electrician (as Jeffrey W. Peterson)
Robert W. Peterson ... lighting technician (as Bob Petersen)
Matthew Quast ... playback operator
Robert Reiff ... still photographer
Joe Rice ... grip
Matt Rice ... electrician
Donald Schmitz ... dolly grip
Chris Squires ... assistant camera (as Christopher Squires)
Steve van Osdale ... grip
Judah Hannah ... video assist operator (uncredited)
Jerry Pope ... assistant camera (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Peter Golden ... casting: New York
David Graham ... casting: Los Angeles
Riki Wuolle ... casting: Minneapolis

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sonja Berlovitz ... costumer: men
Jimmell Mardome ... costumer: men

Editorial Department 

Sonny Baskin ... additional film editor
Warren Chadwick ... additional film editor
George Davis ... post-production assistant
Anthony DiMarco ... executive in charge of post-production
Aubrey Head ... color timer
George Richardson ... post-production assistant
Allan Schultz ... additional film editor
Mitchell Sinoway ... additional film editor
David Taylor ... post-production assistant

Music Department 

Jim Harrison ... supervising music editor
Jerome Benton ... chorus (uncredited) / musician: percussions (uncredited)
Mark Cardenas ... musician: keyboards (uncredited)
Lisa Coleman ... musician: keyboards (uncredited)
Morris Day ... singer (uncredited)
Matt Fink ... musician: keyboards (uncredited)
Gerald E. Hubbard Jr. ... musician: bass guitar (uncredited)
Garry Johnson ... musician: drums & percussions (uncredited)
Jesse Johnson ... musician: lead guitar (uncredited)
Brown Mark ... musician: bass guitar (uncredited)
Wendy Melvoin ... musician: lead guitar (uncredited)
Paul Peterson ... musician: keyboards (uncredited)
Prince ... musician: guitar & keyboard (uncredited) / singer (uncredited)
Bobby 'Z' Rivkin ... musician: drums & percussions (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Jack Sander ... transportation coordinator

Other crew 

John Aton ... location auditor
William Campbell ... production assistant
Maxine Davis ... production coordinator
John Dolan ... location projectionist
Billy Graff ... production associate
'Hawkeye' Hendricksen ... technical advisor
Kirk Hokanson ... location manager
Charles Huntsberry ... security officer (as 'Big Chick' Huntsberry)
Dawn Renee Jones ... assistant: Mr. Magnoli
Alan Leeds ... coordinator
Dona Lien ... production secretary
Tammy Maples ... jungle exotic
Kerry Lyn McKissick ... script supervisor
Paul J. Memmi ... translator
Bonnie Metzger ... unit publicist
Fred Moultrie ... production accountant (as Fred S. Moultrie)
Donald Peake ... production accountant (as Donald L. Peake)
Craig Laurence Rice ... production assistant
Geri Rosenberg ... production secretary
Laila Schirrmeister ... assistant: Anne McCulley
Barbara Sobocinski ... production secretary
Timothy Stark ... production assistant (as Tim Stark)
Jennifer Walton ... secretary to the producers
Jonathan Wolf ... production accountant (as Jonathan D. Wolf)
Millicent A. Wood ... jungle exotic

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