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Hairspray (1988) Poster

(1988)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

John Waters

Writing Credits  

John Waters ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Ruth Brown ...
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Velma Von Tussle (as Debbie Harry)
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Michael St. Gerard ...
Leslie Ann Powers ...
Clayton Prince ...
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Alan J. Wendl ...
Mr. Pinky (as Alan Wendl)
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Dan Griffith ...
Regina Hammond ...
Pam
Bridget Kimsey ...
Frankie Maldon ...
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John Orofino ...
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Debra Wirth ...
Dawn Hill ...
Cyrkle Milbourne ...
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Toussaint McCall ...
Himself
Lydia Troy ...
Verna Day ...
Kevin Joseph ...
Cory Tabachow ...
Marcy Brodsky ...
Donald Wheeler ...
Paul Zimmerman ...
Jennifer Johns ...
Amy
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Tough Guy #1
Jeff Gardner ...
Tough Guy #2
Jay Hillmer ...
Principal Davidson
Rhea Feikin ...
Geometry Teacher
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Geometry Student
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Slapped Girl
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Angry Mother
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Mrs. Shipley
Colleen Simon ...
Girl in Lunchroom
Kathleen Wallace ...
Gym Teacher
Keith Pruitt ...
Lead Lafayette (as Keith Douglas)
Al Granick ...
Lafayette #2
Robert Di Santo ...
Lafayette #3
Mollie Hall ...
Girl in Classroom
Dorie Ellwood ...
Girl in Classroom
Maggie Linton ...
Trinklette #1
Brenda Alford ...
Trinklette #2
Carolyn Walker ...
Trinklette #3
Mary Jefferson ...
Street Lady #1
Alfie Brown ...
Street Lady #2
Tipper Burton ...
Wino
Leo Rocca ...
Governor John Millard Tawes
Jim Parisi ...
Governor's Aide
Margo Tully ...
First Lady
Matt Myers ...
Singing Bum
Beverly Brigham ...
Snoopy Old Lady
Wilbur Griffin ...
Teen Center Boy
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Cop
David Samson ...
WZZT Official
Robb Case ...
WZZT Official
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TV Secruity Guard
Mary Vivian Pearce ...
Hairhopper Mother
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Street Watcher
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Street Watcher
Mark Murray-Mazwi ...
Street Watcher
Christine Mason ...
Montrose Guard
Mmekutmfon Essien ...
Montrose Inmate
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Governor's Mansion Pickets (as W.H. Brown)
Fredella Calloway ...
Governor's Mansion Pickets
Joseph Eubanks ...
Governor's Mansion Pickets
Angel Harper ...
Governor's Mansion Pickets
Cornell Hills ...
Governor's Mansion Pickets
Gorham Scott ...
Governor's Mansion Pickets
Darrell Taylor ...
Governor's Mansion Pickets
Peter Koper ...
Governor's Mansion Policeman
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Governor's Mansion Policeman
George Stover ...
Governor's Mansion Policeman
Buddy Deane ...
Governor's Mansion Newsman
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Governor's Mansion Newsman
Chuck Yeaton ...
Governor's Mansion Newsman
Rick Anderson ...
Von Tussle Pickets
Harold Anthony ...
Von Tussle Pickets
Milton Clark Jr. ...
Von Tussle Pickets
Harold A. Cornish ...
Von Tussle Pickets
Bernice Moore ...
Von Tussle Pickets
June Thorne ...
Von Tussle Pickets
Scheryll Anderson ...
Cheryl Andrews ...
Sonja Bonair ...
Sylvia Byrd-Leitner ...
Charlie Hawke ...
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William Rose ...
Miriam Kiss ...
Slob Redneck Woman
Patrick Mitchell ...
Teen Street Fan
Jim Lyons ...
News Announcer
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Policeman (as Frederick Strother Jr.)
Christopher Golley ...
Redneck Puncher
Mary Lou Barber ...
Dodge 'em Car Patron
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Brad Baker ...
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Dr. Fredrickson
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Dancer (uncredited)
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Carmelita's Partner (uncredited)
Lisa M. DeHaven ...
Hair Hoppin' Mother (uncredited)
Christopher Eaves ...
Dancer (uncredited)
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Dancer (uncredited)
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Amusement Park Patron (uncredited)
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The Creep (uncredited)
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Dancer (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Stanley F. Buchthal ... co-producer
Robert Maier ... line producer
Pat Moran ... associate producer
Sara Risher ... executive producer
Robert Shaye ... executive producer
Rachel Talalay ... producer
John Waters ... co-producer

Music by 

Kenny Vance

Cinematography by 

David Insley

Film Editing by 

Janice Hampton
Charles Roggero ... co-editor

Casting By 

Mary Colquhoun
Pat Moran

Production Design by 

Vincent Peranio

Art Direction by 

Vincent Peranio

Costume Design by 

Van Smith

Makeup Department 

Nancy Broadfoot ... makeup artist
Chuckie Dennis ... makeup artist
Bridgid Hoover ... hair stylist
Christine Mason ... key hair stylist
Chris Rubel ... assistant makeup artist
Van Smith ... key makeup artist
Shae Williams ... assistant hair stylist
Patricia Wintermeyer ... barber / hair stylist

Production Management 

Katherine Cerio ... assistant unit manager
Joe Fineman ... post-production supervisor
Carol Flaisher ... unit manager: Allentown
Pat Moran ... production manager
Nancy Swenton ... unit manager
Aron Warner ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Steve Apicella ... first assistant director
Julia Cort ... second assistant director
Andrew M. Flinn ... third assistant director

Art Department 

Robert Barnaby ... scenic carpenter
Wayne 'Innerspace' Kehs ... set dresser
Lester Poser ... art department production assistant
Frank Tamburo ... carpenter
Lorraine Walker ... assistant art director
Brook Yeaton ... property master
John Sigmon ... art department assistant (uncredited) / set dresser (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Rick Angelella ... sound mixer
Dwayne Dell ... boom operator
Michael Dressel ... assistant sound editor
Peter Foster ... supervising sound editor
Jeffrey J. Haboush ... sound re-recording mixer
Warren Kleiman ... adr mixer
Greg P. Russell ... sound re-recording mixer
Jackson Schwartz ... foley mixer
Frank Smathers ... dialogue editor
Hamilton Sterling ... sound effects editor

Special Effects by 

Douglas Retzler ... special effects coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Bret Bagley ... crane operator
Murdoch Campbell ... gaffer
Joel Davidson ... video assist operator
Philip Davis ... grip
Dominic DeSantis ... additional first assistant camera
Robert W. Dorsey ... second camera operator
Rusty Gardner ... electrician (as William 'Rusty' Gardner)
Henny Garunkel ... still photographer
William J. Gray ... assistant camera
Andrew Lakin ... camera intern
Thomas Lappin ... second assistant camera
Claiborne Lashley ... best boy grip
Edgar Martin ... electrician
Lee Shapira ... key grip
Blackford 'Boots' Shelton ... first assistant camera
Josh Spring ... best boy electric
Keith Weiner ... dolly grip

Casting Department 

Jennifer Feiken ... casting intern
Betsy Gearow ... casting: Allentown
Hank Greenberg ... casting assistant
Laurie Rome ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Rolande Berman ... wardrobe supervisor
David Davenport ... wardrobe supervisor
Lori Heddinger ... wardrobe graphics
Mara Majorowicz ... wardrobe assistant
Elena Moscatt ... wardrobe intern

Editorial Department 

Scott Arundale ... assistant editor
Dale Caldwell ... color timer
Deborah Newman ... apprentice editor
Paul Parsons ... apprentice film editor
Brian Ralph ... negative cutter
Erica Shaevitz ... assistant editor
Stuart Sperling ... apprentice editor

Music Department 

Larry Benicewicz ... music consultant
Jeff Charbonneau ... music editor
Mark DeSimone ... scoring engineer
Bonnie Greenberg ... music supervisor

Transportation Department 

Sara Gardner ... picture car coordinator
Patrick McCallister ... driver

Other crew 

Harriotte H. Aaron ... script supervisor
Richard Anderson ... production assistant
Ed Cook ... additional voice
Andrew Eisenberg ... production assistant
Neil Friedman ... legal services
Katie Gilbert ... production coordinator
Susan 'Mother' Gotschall ... craft service
Walter S. Hall ... location manager (as Walter Hall)
Linda Hart ... assistant location manager
Elizabeth Holder ... production assistant
Joan Insley ... production accountant
Marco Londoner ... production assistant
Edward Love ... choreographer
Mary Lugo ... unit publicist
Marian Mohsenn ... production assistant
Deborah Moore ... production consultant
Tim J. Nelson ... production assistant
Lester Poser ... production assistant
Alan Rose ... title designer
Katja Shaye ... production intern
Kiki Shepard ... assistant choreographer
Larry 'Ratso' Sloman ... developer
Linda Snyder ... dance consultant
Rick Strodel ... production assistant
James Whitaker ... assistant craft service (as Jim Whitaker)
Greer Yeaton ... production intern

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