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That Thing You Do! (1996) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Tom Hanks

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Tom Hanks ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Lamarr
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Chad
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Sol Siler
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Troy Chesterfield
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Uncle Bob
Kevin Pollak ...
Victor 'Boss Vic Koss' Kosslovich
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Freddy Fredrickson
Chaille Percival ...
Diane Dane
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Mr. Patterson (as Holmes Osborne Jr.)
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Mrs. Patterson
Dawn Maxey ...
Darlene Patterson
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Villapiano
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Dentist Dr. Collins
Lee Everett ...
Kitty
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Heckler
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KJZZ Disk Jockey
Sarah Koskoff ...
Chrissy Thomkins
Mark Brettschneider ...
Talent Show Emcee
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Koss' Secretary
Warren Berlinger ...
Polaroid T.V. Host
Clive Rosengren ...
Wisconsin Cop
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Shades Fan
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Major Motion Picture Director
Erika Greene ...
Major Motion Picture Assistant Director
Dave Oliver ...
Rick
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Anita
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Goofball
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KMPC D.J.
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Play-Tone Photographer
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Play-Tone Reporter
Dick Corman ...
Play-Tone Reporter
Diane McGee ...
Play-Tone Reporter
Randy Fechter ...
Play-Tone Tour Manager
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Ernie the Disc Master Engineer
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Marine Sergeant
Robert Ridgely ...
Hollywood Showcase Announcer
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Hollywood Showcase Director
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Hollywood Showcase Script Supervisor
Paulie DiCocco ...
Hollywood Showcase Floor Manager
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Charlie Frye ...
Plate Spinner
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Male Page
Elizabeth Hanks ...
Bored Girl in Dress Shop
Bill Wiley ...
Pageant Helper
Cheryl L. Bruton ...
Pageant Helper
Heather Hewitt ...
Sales Lady
Renée Lippin ...
Beautician
Carole Androsky ...
Diner Waitress
Ginger Slaughter ...
Ambassador Waitress
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Bobby Washington
Larry Antonino ...
Scott 'Wolfman' Pell
Rick Elias ...
Play-Tone Band Member
Ted Kramer ...
Play-Tone Band Member
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Play-Tone Band Member
Don Markese ...
Play-Tone Band Member
Paula Nichols ...
Play-Tone Band Member
Scott Rogness ...
Play-Tone Band Member
Angel Sheppard ...
Play-Tone Band Member
Wade Short ...
Play-Tone Band Member
Scott Strecker ...
Play-Tone Band Member
Jimmy Willis ...
Play-Tone Band Member
Kennya J. Ramsey ...
Chantrellines Member
Julie L. Harkness ...
Chantrellines Member
Darlene Dillinger ...
Chantrellines Member
Jennifer York ...
Folk Girls Member
Bethany Hartf ...
Folk Girls Member
Kathy Stuber ...
Folk Girls Member
Cathryne Senescu ...
Folk Girls Member
Steve Billington ...
Legends of Brass Member
Andy Duncan ...
Legends of Brass Member
Dave Ryan ...
Legends of Brass Member
Todd Simon ...
Legends of Brass Member
Mike Uhler ...
Legends of Brass Member
Marco Villanova ...
Legends of Brass Member
Thomas Cleo ...
Saturn 5 Member
Ken Empie ...
Saturn 5 Member
Ron Jeffrey ...
Saturn 5 Member
Mike Piccirillo ...
Saturn 5 Member
Christine Wilson ...
Saturn 5 Member (as Chris Wilson)
Barth Beasley ...
Blue Spot Trio Member
James Leary ...
Blue Spot Trio Member
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Blue Spot Trio Member
Kristie J. Canavan ...
Wisconsin Dancer
Bethany Chesser ...
Wisconsin Dancer
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Wisconsin Dancer
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Wisconsin Dancer
Cherie Hill ...
Wisconsin Dancer
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Wisconsin Dancer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jonathan Adler ...
Hotel Guest (uncredited)
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Obessed Fan (uncredited)
Ray Angona ...
Hollywood Showcase Technician (uncredited)
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K.C. Brooks ...
Hollywood Showcase Dancer (uncredited)
Phillip V. Caruso ...
Mr. White's Photographer (uncredited)
Kacee DeMasi ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Stephanie Heredia ...
Extra (uncredited)
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Student (uncredited)
Shelly Insheiwat ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Scott Lindner ...
Usher (uncredited)
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Go-Go Dancer (uncredited)
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Dancer (uncredited)
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Cop (uncredited)
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Beach Teen (uncredited)
Petunia Phillips ...
Screaming Girl in Theater (uncredited)
Dayna Price ...
Orpheum Girl (uncredited)
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Dancer (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Jonathan Demme ... producer
Gary Goetzman ... producer
Terry Odem ... associate producer
Edward Saxon ... producer

Music by 

Howard Shore

Cinematography by 

Tak Fujimoto ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Richard Chew

Casting By 

Howard Feuer

Production Design by 

Victor Kempster

Art Direction by 

Dan Webster

Set Decoration by 

Merideth Boswell

Costume Design by 

Colleen Atwood

Makeup Department 

Larry Abbott ... makeup artist
Janice Alexander ... hair stylist
Audrey L. Anzures ... key hair stylist
Steve Artmont ... makeup artist
Kathryn Blondell ... hair department head (as Kathryn L. Blondell)
Carolyn Elias ... hair stylist
Margaret E. Elliott ... makeup artist
Frank Griffin ... key makeup artist (as Frank H. Griffin Jr.)
K-Bobby ... hair stylist
Norma Lee ... hair stylist
Elizabeth Rabe ... hair stylist
Rick Sharp ... makeup artist
Daniel C. Striepeke ... key makeup artist

Production Management 

Charles Skouras III ... unit production manager
Christa Vausbinder ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Pamela Cederquist ... second second assistant director
Mark Cotone ... second assistant director
Katterli Frauenfelder ... first assistant director
Jessica W. Leung ... dga trainee
Lisa C. Satriano ... second assistant director

Art Department 

Patrik Alven ... assistant property master
Alice Baker ... buyer
Taylor Black ... second lead man
Will Blount ... property master
Tristan Paris Bourne ... on-set dresser (as Tristan Bourne)
Sarah Bowen ... art department coordinator
Jon J. Bush ... set dresser
David T. Cannon ... construction coordinator
Monica Castro ... assistant property master (as Monica Ragan)
Martin Charles ... graphic designer
Keith P. Cunningham ... set designer (as Keith Cunningham)
Charles Daboub Jr. ... assistant art director (as Charles Daboub)
Rachel A. Flores ... property production assistant (as Rachel Flores)
Hugo Herrera ... head greensman
Bart C. Hubenthal ... set dresser
Ari Jacobs ... art department production assistant
Johnnie Jenkins ... construction auditor
Roger Knight ... set dresser
Chris Kubin ... propmaker foreman
James E. Marchwick ... set dresser
Matthew Martin ... propmaker foreman
Masako Masuda ... set designer
Ryan T. Mennealy ... art department production assistant
Christopher S. Nushawg ... assistant art director
Lisa Ozanne ... on-set dresser
Tommy Samona ... lead man
Lisa K. Sessions ... buyer
Doug Sieck ... set dresser
Mitch Simmons ... lead paint foreman
Margaret Tucker ... construction production assistant
Stella Vaccaro ... set designer (as Stella Furner)
David A. Weinman ... general foreman
Suzan Wexler ... set designer
Tommy Ardolino ... archivist (uncredited)
Chris Nakayama ... propmaker (uncredited)
Timothy Oakley ... prop fabricator (uncredited)
Victor M. Shannon ... plasterer (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Bob Beemer ... re-recording mixer
Michael J. Benavente ... sound effects editor
Bill W. Benton ... re-recording mixer
James Bolt ... additional re-recording mixer (as Jim Bolt)
David Boulton ... adr mixer
Catherine Calleson ... assistant sound editor
Chris Carpenter ... re-recording mixer
Carmen Flores De Tanis ... assistant sound editor
Susan Dudeck ... adr editor
Nerses Gezalyan ... foley recordist
John Glaeser ... cable person
Kimberly Harris ... supervising adr editor (as Kimberly Harris-Rivolier)
Craig Heath ... sound recordist
Gary A. Hecker ... foley artist (as Gary Hecker)
Dave Jahnsen ... recording engineer
Bobby Johanson ... adr recordist
Richard King ... supervising sound editor
Nicholas Vincent Korda ... adr editor (as Nicholas Korda)
John Kurlander ... recording engineer
Kimberly Lambert ... dialogue editor
Diane Linn ... adr recordist
James Matheny ... dialogue editor
Virgil Naffarette ... adr recordist
Jeffrey R. Payne ... foley editor
Rick Pekkonen ... recording engineer
Eric Potter ... sound effects recordist
John Pritchett ... sound mixer (as John Patrick Pritchett)
Robert Renga ... sound recordist
Charleen Richards ... adr mixer (as Charlene Richards)
David M. Roberts ... boom operator
Michael C. Ross ... recording engineer
Doug Ryder ... recording engineer
Nico Salvato ... assistant sound editor (as Monique Salvato)
Frank Smathers ... foley editor
Denis St. Amand ... stage engineer
Robert Troy ... dialogue editor
Jeffrey Wilhoit ... foley artist (as Jeffrey B. Wilhoit)
Mark Wolfson ... recording supervisor

Special Effects by 

Thomas R. Ward ... special effects coordinator

Visual Effects by 

Blondel Aidoo ... digital efx producer
Dan Hamilton ... digital technical supervisor
Ralph Maiers ... digital artist
Steve Rundell ... visual effects supervisor
Janice Tso ... supervising digital artist
Brian Allan ... optical camera (uncredited)
Ralph Maiers ... digital compositor: Cinema Research Corp./D-rez (uncredited)

Stunts 

Joe Basile ... stunt performer (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Dustin Ault ... company grip
Herb Ault ... key grip
Erik Bernstein ... lamp operator
Richard L. Carden ... dolly grip
Phillip V. Caruso ... still photographer
Doug Cowden ... best boy grip
R. Michael De Chellis ... rigging gaffer (as Michael DeChellis)
Yusef Edmonds ... camera loader
Thomas Enright ... lamp operator
Craig Haagensen ... camera operator
Brent Lon Hershman ... second assistant camera
Beth Horton ... second assistant camera: "b" camera
Steve Irwin ... 24 frame video operator
Kent H. Jorgensen ... key rigging grip (as Kent Jorgensen)
Gregory Lundsgaard ... Steadicam operator (as Greg Lundsgaard)
Larry McCarron ... company grip
Daniel P. Moore ... video assist operator
Chris Napolitano ... best boy set lighting
Edward R. Nedin ... lamp operator
Jason Newton ... company grip
Walter Royle ... company grip (as Walter Royle Jr.)
Art Schwab ... first assistant camera: "c" camera
Sean Smith ... lamp operator
Michael Starkey ... best boy rigging grip (as Mike Starkey)
Baird Steptoe ... first assistant camera (as Baird B. Steptoe Sr.)
Tom West ... best boy rigging grip
Randy Woodside ... gaffer
Clyde E. Bryan ... Steadicam assistant (uncredited) / assistant camera: "b" camera (uncredited)
Peter Drinco ... rigging grip (uncredited)
David French ... grip (uncredited)
David Golia ... additional photography (uncredited)
Ron Kunecke ... night light operator (uncredited)
Paul Taylor ... Steadicam operator (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Bill Dance ... extras casting
Meredith Tucker ... casting assistant
Dixie Webster ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Cha Blevins ... costume supervisor
Marsha Bozeman ... set costumer (as Marsha L. Bozeman)
Cindy Evans ... set costumer
Alix Friedberg ... costumer
Emily Loreto ... wardrobe production assistant
Valerie T. O'Brien ... key costumer
Donna O'Neal ... costumer
Eva Prappas ... key costumer (as Eva L. Prappas)
Nicole Smith ... cutter/fitter
Melissa Antablin ... costumer (uncredited)
Alison Gail Bixby ... costumer (uncredited)
Sloane Morrison ... set costumer (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Gary Burritt ... negative cutter
Catherine Chase ... first assistant film editor
Phil Hetos ... color timer
Liv Torgerson ... second assistant film editor
Clarinda Wong ... assistant editor: avid
Mark Yoshikawa ... editorial production assistant

Music Department 

Josie Aiello ... additional vocalist
Deva Anderson ... music coordinator
Kenny Aronoff ... additional musician
David Boruff ... additional musician
David Carpenter ... additional musician
Andy Chase ... additional vocalist
Neil Citron ... additional musician
Steve Dorff ... music arranger
Art Ford ... music consultant
Chris Fraiser ... additional musician
Alex Gibson ... music editor
Mark Goldenberg ... additional musician
Wayne Jones ... additional musician
Harry Kim ... additional musician
John Lissauer ... orchestrator: score
Warren Luening ... additional musician
Gary Mallaber ... additional musician
Robert F. Mann ... additional musician (as Robert Mann)
Don Markese ... music arranger
Dean Parks ... additional musician
Joel C. Peskin ... additional musician (as Joel Peskin)
Mike Piccirillo ... music arranger
Jeff Richman ... additional musician
John Robinson ... additional musician
Scott Rogness ... additional vocalist
Steve Schaeffer ... additional musician
Adam Schlesinger ... additional vocalist
Howard Shore ... conductor: score
Neil Stubenhaus ... additional musician
Joe Sublett ... additional musician
Mike Viola ... additional vocalist
Randy Waldman ... additional musician
Billy Ward ... additional musician
Robert Cotnoir ... music coordinator (uncredited)
John Kurlander ... music recording engineer (uncredited) / score mixer (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Mike Paventi ... transportation captain
Ken Peterson ... transportation coordinator
Tina Peterson ... transportation production assistant
Yvette Peterson ... transportation production assistant
Kristen Redd-Ginchereau ... transportation captain
Larry Stelling ... picture car coordinator
Paulie DiCocco ... driver: Liv Tyler (uncredited)
Dennis Lally ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew 

Ellen Adolph ... production accountant
Vardit Afriat ... production assistant
Neda Armian ... assistant: Mr. Demme
Dana Bambace ... production assistant
Toni Basil ... choreographer
Kirt Birch ... production assistant
Kevin A. Canamar ... first aid
Mark Carter ... set production assistant
Diana Choi ... production associate
Robin Citrin ... location manager
Margo Day ... production coordinator
Patricia Eyerman ... hollywood showcase technical advisor
Pablo Ferro ... title design and graphics
Leigh French ... adr group coordinator
John R. Hansen ... payroll accountant
Carol Hatchett ... assistant choreographer
Nancy Duvall Horne ... assistant: Mr. Goetzman
Kathy McDonald Jones ... assistant production coordinator
L.B. Kyle Keilman ... craft service
Paul Kostick ... assistant: Mr. Hanks
John C. Kruize ... assistant auditor (as Chris Kruize)
Adria Later ... studio teacher
Daryl C. Lefever ... assistant auditor
Jonas C. Matz ... first aid
Deborah J. Page ... assistant location manager
Eric E. Paulson ... production assistant
Marc Pitre ... production intern
Anne Rapp ... script supervisor
Marsha Robertson ... unit publicist
Stephanie Rudat ... production intern
Angel Singleton ... production assistant
Miura Smith ... assistant: Mr. Saxon
Kip Walton ... hollywood showcase technical advisor
James Williams ... security officer
Rebekah Williams ... assistant location manager
Wayne Witherspoon ... set production assistant
Ted Yonenaka ... craft service
Chris Dupre ... dancer (uncredited)
T.J. Espinoza ... dancer (uncredited)
Brian McMillan ... head animal trainer (uncredited)
Errol Reichow ... location scout (uncredited)
Mark C. Smith ... set production assistant (uncredited)
Kayla Thames ... location scout (uncredited)
Mary Tobler ... assistant to producer (uncredited)
Crystal Weaver ... staff production coordinator (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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