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The Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires (TV Movie 1996) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Robert X. Cringely ... (book "Accidental Empires")
Robert X. Cringely ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order)  

Robert X. Cringely ...
Himself (host / interviewer)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Douglas Adams ...
Himself (author)
Sam Albert ...
Himself (former IBM executive)
...
Himself (co-founder, Microsoft)
Bill Atkinson ...
Himself (designer, Macintosh Development Team)
Steve Ballmer ...
Himself (vice-president, Microsoft)
Dan Bricklin ...
Himself (VisiCalc inventor)
David Bunnell ...
Himself (founder, PC World and Macworld magazines)
Rod Canion ...
Himself (co-founder, Compaq)
Jim Cannavino ...
Himself (former head, PC division, IBM)
Christine Comaford ...
Herself (CEO, Corporate Computing International)
Eddy Curry ...
Himself
Esther Dyson ...
Herself (computer industry analyst)
...
Himself (founder and president, Oracle)
Chris Espinosa ...
Himself (manager, Media Tools, Apple)
Gordon Eubanks ...
Himself (former head of language research, Digital Research)
Lee Felsenstein ...
Himself
Bob Frankston ...
Himself (VisiCalc programmer)
...
Himself (co-founder, Microsoft)
Adele Goldberg ...
Herself (former Xerox PARC researcher; founder, PARC Place Systems)
Marv Goldschmitt ...
Himself
Andy Hertzfeld ...
Himself (designer, Macintosh Development Team)
...
Himself (co-founder, Apple Computer)
Gary Kildall ...
Himself (founder, Digital Research)
Joe Krause ...
Himself (president, Architext Software)
Bill Lowe ...
Himself (Head, IBM PC Development Team 1980)
Roger Melen ...
Himself
Bob Metcalfe ...
Himself (former Xerox PARC researcher; founder, 3Com)
Gordon Moore ...
Himself (co-founder, Intel)
Dana Muise ...
Himself (founder, Hypnovista)
Doug Muise ...
Himself (software designer)
Bill Murto ...
Himself (co-founder, Compaq)
Tim Patterson ...
Himself (programmer)
Vern Raburn ...
Himself (former vice-president, Microsoft; president, The Paul Allen Group)
Jeff Raikes ...
Himself (vice-president, Microsoft)
Jean Richardson ...
Herself (former VP, corporate communications, Microsoft)
Ed Roberts ...
Himself (founder, MITS)
Arthur Rock ...
Himself (venture capitalist)
Jack Sams ...
Himself (former IBM executive)
John Sculley ...
Himself (president, Apple Computer, 1983-1993)
Rich Seidner ...
Himself (former IBM programmer)
Charles Simonyi ...
Himself (chief programmer, Microsoft)
Sparky Sparks ...
Himself (former IBM executive)
Claude Stern ...
Himself (Silicon Valley attorney)
Bob Taylor ...
Himself (former head of computer science lab, Xerox PARC)
...
Himself (former Xerox PARC researcher; chief scientist, Apple Computer)
Mark Van Haren ...
Himself (programmer, Architext Software)
John E. Warnock ...
Himself (as John Warnock)
Jim Warren ...
Himself (founder, West Coast Computer Faire 1978)
...
Himself (co-founder, Apple Computer)
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Sound Department 

Gene Koon ... sound mixer

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