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Spaceballs (1987) Poster

(1987)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Mel Brooks

Writing Credits  

Mel Brooks ... (written by) &
Thomas Meehan ... (written by) &
Ronny Graham ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Dot Matrix (voice)
Lorene Yarnell Jansson ...
Dot Matrix (as Lorene Yarnell)
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John Hurt
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Ronny Graham ...
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Prince Valium (as JM J. Bullock)
Leslie Bevis ...
Jim Jackman ...
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Laser Gunner (as Michael Pniewski)
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Jeff MacGregor ...
Henry Kaiser ...
Denise Gallup ...
Dian Gallup ...
Gail Barle ...
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Sand Cruiser Driver
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Rudy De Luca ...
Vinnie (as Rudy DeLuca)
Tony Griffin ...
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Ken Olfson ...
Bryan O'Byrne ...
Wayne Wilson ...
Ira Miller ...
Earl Finn ...
Guard with Captain
Mitchell Bock ...
Tommy Swerdlow ...
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Antonio Hoyos ...
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John Kennedy Hayden ...
Dee Booher ...
Bearded Lady (as Deanna Booher)
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Pizza the Hutt (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Dink (voice) (uncredited)
Camille Hagen ...
Woman in Diner (uncredited)
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Dink (voice) (uncredited)
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Dink (voice) (uncredited)
Jerry Maren ...
(uncredited)
Terence Marsh ...
Spaceball Drum Beater (uncredited)
Thomas Meehan ...
King Roland's Aide (uncredited)
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Spaceball with Comb / Dink (voice) (uncredited)
John Perrigan ...
Dink (voice) (uncredited)
Julie Pitkanen ...
Self-Destruct Voice (voice) (uncredited)
Reynaldo Silva ...
Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Cary Stratton ...
(uncredited)
Dick Warlock ...
Vulcan Pinch Guard (uncredited)
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Ape #1 (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Mel Brooks ... producer
Ezra Swerdlow ... co-producer

Music by 

John Morris

Cinematography by 

Nick McLean ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Conrad Buff IV

Casting By 

David Rubin
Bill Shepard

Production Design by 

Terence Marsh

Art Direction by 

Harold Michelson

Set Decoration by 

John Franco Jr.

Costume Design by 

Donfeld

Makeup Department 

Ken Diaz ... makeup artist
Melanie Levitt ... makeup artist (as Melanie Elaine Levitt)
Ben Nye Jr. ... makeup designer
Dione Taylor ... hair stylist
Max Alvarez ... makeup special effects (uncredited)
Joe English ... makeup special effects (uncredited)
John Goodwin ... makeup special effects (uncredited)
David Rau ... makeup special effects (uncredited)
Elaina P. Schulman ... hair stylist (uncredited)
Joji Tani ... makeup special effects (uncredited)

Production Management 

Robert Latham Brown ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Mitchell Bock ... second assistant director
Carol D. Bonnefil ... additional second assistant director
Dan Kolsrud ... assistant director

Art Department 

Camille Abbott ... illustrator
Jerry Gadette ... stand-by painter
Arthur Gelb ... property illustrator
Peter J. Kelly ... set designer (as Peter Kelly)
Bill King ... assistant property master
Guy A. MacLaury ... general foreman (as Guy Allan MacLaury)
William S. Maxwell III ... leadman (as William Maxwell III)
Richard McKenzie ... set designer
Dennis J. Parrish ... property master (as Dennis Parrish)
James J. Pickering ... drapery man
Ken Reed ... construction foreman
Jacques Valin ... set designer
Dianne Wager ... assistant art director (as Diane Wager)
Steve Willis ... propmaker foreman
S. Bruce Wineinger ... construction coordinator
John Alvin ... poster artist (uncredited)
Steve Havrilla ... labor foreman (uncredited)
William Hutchinson ... paint foreman (uncredited)
Greg Nestor ... swing gang (uncredited)
Joseph Perugini ... plasterer foreman (uncredited)
Earl W. Shubin ... swing gang (uncredited)
Christopher Windisch ... carpenter (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Sandina Bailo-Lape ... sound effects editor
Michael John Bateman ... supervising dialogue editor
Richard Beggs ... re-recording mixer
David Franklin Bergad ... assistant sound editor (as David Bergad)
Bob Bowman ... assistant sound editor (as Robert Bowman)
Sue Breitrose ... assistant sound editor
Scott Chandler ... assistant sound editor
Don Coufal ... production sound mixer
Ken Fischer ... sound effects editor
Ernie Fosselius ... sound effects editor
Laja Holland ... assistant sound editor
Ronald Jacobs ... sound effects editor
Tom Johnson ... foley recordist
Glad Pickering ... dialogue editor
Gary Rydstrom ... sound designer
Paige Sartorius ... assistant sound editor
George Simpson ... dialogue editor
Ronald Sinclair ... dialogue editor
David Slusser ... assistant sound editor
Jim Stuebe ... production sound mixer (as Jim Steube)
Gary Summers ... sound re-recording mixer
Randy Thom ... sound designer / sound re-recording mixer
Dennie Thorpe ... foley artist
Jeff Wexler ... production sound mixer
Pamela Jule Yuen ... assistant sound editor (as Pamela J. Yuen)
Jim Borgardt ... adr editor (uncredited)
Bill Voigtlander ... adr editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Peter Albiez ... special effects supervisor
Trevor Cripps ... special effects technician
Rick Lazzarini ... Barf ear animatronics
Richard Ratliff ... special effects
Damon Allison ... special effects (uncredited)
Raymond C. Boyle ... special effects (uncredited)
William Burdette Jr. ... special effects (uncredited)
Albert Delgado ... special effects (uncredited)
Cy Guerrier ... special effects (uncredited)
Paul Haines ... special effects (uncredited)
John J. Hawkins ... special effects (uncredited)
Gary L. Karas ... special effects (uncredited)
Bruce Knechtges ... special effects (uncredited)
Thomas Lantz ... special effects (uncredited)
Russell McElhannon ... special effects (uncredited)
Raymond Oberg ... special effects (uncredited)
Peter Olexiewicz ... special effects (uncredited)
Lambert Powell ... special effects (uncredited)
Tom Prossner ... special effects sculptor (uncredited)
Raymond Robinson ... special effects (uncredited)
Monty Shook ... special effects (uncredited)
Michael Wilmot ... special effects (uncredited)
Roger Winiger ... special effects (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Richard Alexander ... effects technician: Apogee, Inc.
Percy Angress ... special visual effects producer: Apogee, Inc.
David Beasley ... model maker: Apogee, Inc.
Mat Beck ... motion control camera operator: Apogee, Inc.
Cosmas Paul Bolger Jr. ... optical camera assistant: Apogee, Inc.
Craig Boyajian ... visual effects coordinator
Stephen David Brooks ... motion control camera assistant: Apogee, Inc. (as Stephen Brooks)
Rae Burkland ... model department special design: Apogee, Inc.
Glenn Campbell ... motion control camera assistant: Apogee, Inc.
Clint Colver ... effects animation supervisor: Apogee, Inc.
Stephen Dane ... visual effects art director: Apogee, Inc. (as Steven Dane)
Peter Donen ... visual effects supervisor
Dennis Dorney ... optical camera assistant: Apogee, Inc.
Roger Dorney ... optical supervisor: Apogee, Inc.
Syd Dutton ... matte painting effects (as Sid Dutton)
John Eaves ... model maker: Apogee, Inc.
Jonathan Erland ... visual effects matte technician: Apogee, Inc.
Cory Faucher ... model maker: Apogee, Inc.
Rick Gilligan ... optical camera assistant: Apogee, Inc.
Ron Goldstein ... effects technician: Apogee, Inc.
Mark Gredell ... motion control camera assistant: Apogee, Inc.
Peter Gruskoff ... visual effects production assistant
Rhonda C. Gunner ... video and graphic displays: Video Image
David R. Hardberger ... motion control camera operator: Apogee, Inc. (as David Hardberger)
Richard E. Hollander ... video and graphic displays: Video Image
Robert Jason ... chief set lighting technician: Apogee, Inc. (as Bob Jason)
Paul D. Johnson ... motion control programmer: Apogee, Inc. (as Paul Johnson)
Grant McCune ... chief model maker: Apogee, Inc.
Susan McGuire ... effects production publicist: Apogee, Inc.
Gregory L. McMurry ... video and graphic displays: Video Image (as Gregory L. McMurray)
Alvah J. Miller ... motion control electronics engineer: Apogee, Inc.
Debbi Nikkel ... chief production auditor: Apogee, Inc.
Tom Pahk ... model maker: Apogee, Inc.
Jerry Pooler ... optical camera operator: Apogee, Inc.
Ron Robinson ... motion control camera assistant: Apogee, Inc.
Christopher S. Ross ... model maker: Apogee, Inc. (as Chris Ross)
Jay Roth ... model maker: Apogee, Inc.
Suzie Schneider ... model maker: Apogee, Inc. (as Suzy Schneider)
Robert Shepherd ... executive in charge of production: Apogee, Inc.
John R. Shourt ... animation illustrator: Apogee, Inc. (as John Shourt)
William Shourt ... effects technician: Apogee, Inc. (as Bill Shourt)
Douglas Smith ... motion control camera operator: Apogee, Inc. (as Doug Smith)
David Sosalla ... model maker: Apogee, Inc.
Smokey Stover ... model maker: Apogee, Inc.
John E. Sullivan ... motion control camera operator: Apogee, Inc. (as John Sullivan)
Bill Taylor ... matte painting effects
Ron Thornton ... model department special design: Apogee, Inc.
Don Trumbull ... visual effects engineer: Apogee, Inc.
Michael Van Himbergen ... production coordinator: Apogee, Inc.
John C. Wash ... video and graphic displays: Video Image
Harry Weinmann ... animation illustrator: Apogee, Inc.
Albert Whitlock ... matte painting supervisor
Joseph Yanuzzi ... assistant editor: Apogee, Inc. (as Joe Yanuzzi)
Charles Bailey ... creature shop manager: ILM (uncredited)
David Cornelius ... motion control technician (uncredited)
David Johnson ... dancing alien puppeteer: ILM (uncredited)
Sam Longoria ... visual effects machinist: Apogee Inc. (uncredited)
Michael Douglas Middleton ... visual effects still photographer (uncredited)
Mark Setrakian ... dancing alien animatronics: ILM (uncredited)
Eben Stromquist ... dancing alien supervisor: ILM (uncredited)
Joseph Thomas ... animation cameraman (uncredited)
Lauren Vogt ... dancing alien sculptor: ILM (uncredited)

Stunts 

Dick Warlock ... stunt coordinator (as Richard Warlock)
Mike Washlake ... stunts
Jack West ... stunts
Brian J. Williams ... stunt performer : uncredited
Steven Burnett ... stunts (uncredited)
Bob K. Cummings ... stunts (uncredited)
Dane Farwell ... stunt double: Bill Pullman (uncredited)
Denney Pierce ... stunts (uncredited)
Jesse Wayne ... stunt double: for Mel Brooks (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Stephen E. Bridge ... camera operator (as Steve Bridge)
Michael A. Chavez ... first assistant camera
Lindsay P. Hill ... video playback operator
Gerald A. King ... second grip (as Jerry King)
George Llerena ... second assistant camera
Steve McLean ... first assistant camera
Michael D. O'Shea ... camera operator
Víctor Pérez ... assistant lighting technician (as Victor Perez)
Peter Sorel ... still photographer
Bruce D. Spellman ... second grip (as Bruce Spellman)
Tom Stern ... chief lighting technician
Bill Young ... key grip (as William C. Young)
Paul Amorelli ... electrician (uncredited)
Frank Detone Jr. ... rigging grip (uncredited)
Jim Dunford ... dolly grip (uncredited)
Patrick James Grosswendt ... electrician (uncredited)
Michael Laws ... electrician (uncredited)
Mitchell Lookabaugh ... grip (uncredited)
Jack E. McLean Jr. ... electrician (uncredited)
David L. Merrill ... second dolly grip (uncredited)
Michael Douglas Middleton ... still photographer: special art (uncredited)
Jim Porter ... electrician (uncredited)
Bill Rustic ... grip (uncredited)
Michael J. Spehar ... electrician (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Mickie McGowan ... adr voice casting (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Bruce Ericksen ... wardrobe supervisor: men
Charmaine Nash Simmons ... wardrobe supervisor: women (as Charmaine N. Simmons)
Ed Burza ... costumer: wedding sequence (uncredited)
Armand Coutu ... costumer: wedding sequence (uncredited)
Sharon Iris Crall ... costumer: wedding sequence (uncredited)
Lorraine Dawson ... costumer: wedding sequence (uncredited)
Guilbert Dulfer ... tailor (uncredited)
Joan Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)
Perri Kimono ... costume key person (uncredited)
Don Pike ... costume key person (uncredited)
Steven Zimbelman ... costume key person (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Debra Goldfield ... assistant editor
Jay Ignaszewski ... associate editor
Nicholas C. Smith ... additional editor
Clarinda Wong ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Jack Hayes ... orchestrator
Eugene Marks ... music editor
Norman B. Schwartz ... vocal effects supervisor
Armin Steiner ... scoring mixer
Tom Boyd ... musician: oboe soloist (uncredited)
Michael Lloyd ... music arranger (uncredited) / song producer (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Chet Brooks ... transportation captain
Jim Chesney ... transportation coordinator
Frank Ancone ... driver (uncredited)
Rodney Lee Bennett ... driver (uncredited)
Donald P. Desmond ... driver (uncredited)
David Diaz ... driver (uncredited)
Craig Fehrman ... driver (uncredited)
David Freeman ... driver (uncredited)
Frank Hernandez ... driver (uncredited)
William Hogue ... driver (uncredited)
Ray Osburn ... driver (uncredited)
Richard Reedy ... driver (uncredited)
Christopher Rigby ... driver (uncredited)
Richard Tashjian ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew 

James Caverly ... production assistant
Joanne Wetzel Caverly ... production assistant (as JoAnne Wetzel Caverly)
Mary Courtney ... production coordinator
Nyna Cravens ... assistant: Mr. Candy
Karen D'Arc ... assistant: Mr. Meehan & Mr. Graham
Ann Fisher ... assistant: Mr. Meehan & Mr. Graham
Anthony Goldschmidt ... title designer
Alison Harstedt ... accountant
Daren Hicks ... assistant: Ezra Swerdlow
Saul Kahan ... publicist
K. Lenna Katich ... production controller (as K. Lenna Kunkel)
Michael John Meehan ... location manager (as Michael J. Meehan)
Ramon Pahoyo ... craft service
Julie Pitkanen ... script supervisor
Louis Sapin ... french adaptation: dubbed version
Charles J.D. Schlissel ... production assistant (as Charles Schlissel)
Laurie Stuebe ... accountant (as Laurie Steube)
Leah Zappy ... assistant: Mr. Brooks
Dale Ashman ... craft service: special effects (uncredited)
Robert W. Ramage ... craft service: special effects (uncredited)
Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc ... helicopter pilot (uncredited)

Thanks 

Bob Greenberg ... the producer wishes to give special thanks to
Gerald B. Greenberg ... the producer wishes to give special thanks to (as Jerry Greenberg)
Crew believed to be complete

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