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FairyTale: A True Story (1997) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Charles Sturridge

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Albert Ash ... (story) &
Tom McLoughlin ... (story) and
Ernie Contreras ... (story)
 
Ernie Contreras ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Jason Salkey ...
James Collins
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Lara Morgan ...
Adam Franks ...
Adrian Doyle
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Denis Doyle
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Houdini's Assistant
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Portly Gentleman
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Florence Hoath ...
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Leonard Kavanagh ...
Stage Manager
Elizabeth Earl ...
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Wounded Corporal
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Harry Briggs
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Mrs. Thornton, the Teacher
Sarah Marsden ...
Lucy
Tara Marie ...
Judith
Alannah McGahan ...
Margie
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John Ferret, a Reporter
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Sergeant Farmer
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Jim Wiggins ...
Albert, the Postman
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Harold Snelling
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Geoffrey Hodson
John Grillo ...
Mr. West
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Mr. Binley
Dick Brannick ...
News Vendor
Barbara Hicks ...
City Woman
Christopher Godwin ...
City Businessman
Andrew Cryer ...
First Soldier
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Second Soldier (as Paul Popperwell)
David Norman ...
O'Neill
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Dorothy
Charlotte Champness ...
Alice
Anna Ramsay ...
Charlotte
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Newspaper Editor
Willie Ross ...
Old Print Worker
Ina Clough ...
Lady Calling to Fairies
Carol Noakes ...
Station Photographer
Stephen Chapman ...
Boy in Hospital
Bill Stewart ...
Chess MC
Don Henderson ...
Sydney Chalker
Stuart Howson ...
Red-faced Man
James Danaher ...
Joseph Wright
Martin Gent ...
Pushy Photographer
Anthony Collin ...
Older Photographer
Tom Georgeson ...
Reporter
Angus Barnett ...
Second Reporter
Suzy Barton ...
A Fairy
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A Fairy
Anna Brecon ...
A Fairy
Sean Buckley ...
Mr. Bandylegs, a Fairy
Lindsey Butcher ...
A Fairy
Norma Cohen ...
Nanny Button Cup, a Fairy
Matt Costain ...
Prince Malakin, a Fairy
Philip Fowler ...
A Fairy
Katie Gibbon ...
A Fairy
Sophie Griffiths ...
A Fairy (as Sophy Griffiths)
Sara Li Gustafsson ...
A Fairy
Tara Kemp ...
A Fairy
William Lawrance ...
A fairy (as William Lawrence)
Caleb Lloyd ...
Lob, a Fairy
Marianne Melhus ...
Princess Florella, a Fairy
Genevieve Monastesse ...
A Fairy
Simon Penman ...
A Fairy
Briony Plant ...
A Fairy
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A Fairy
Jane Read-Wilson ...
A Fairy
Isabel Rocamora ...
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Hab, a Fairy (as Thomas Sturridge)
Mark Tate ...
A Fairy
Hayley Tibbins ...
A Fairy
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Felicity Brangan ...
Miss Ashton (uncredited)
Martin L. Evans ...
Lad (uncredited)
Harry Fielder ...
Stagehand in Theatre for Houdini (uncredited)
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Frances' Father (uncredited)
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Angel (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Albert Ash ... co-producer
Bruce Davey ... producer
Wendy Finerman ... producer
Margaret French-Isaac ... associate producer
Tom McLoughlin ... co-producer
Selwyn Roberts ... co-producer
Paul Tucker ... executive producer

Music by 

Zbigniew Preisner

Cinematography by 

Michael Coulter

Film Editing by 

Peter Coulson

Casting By 

Mary Selway
Sarah Trevis

Production Design by 

Michael Howells

Art Direction by 

David Lee ... supervising art director
Sam Riley

Set Decoration by 

Totty Whately

Costume Design by 

Shirley Russell

Makeup Department 

Nuala Conway ... hair coordinator / makeup coordinator
Peter King ... hair designer / makeup designer
John Munro ... assistant hair stylist / makeup assistant
Liz Tagg ... assistant hair stylist (as Elizabeth Tagg) / makeup assistant (as Elizabeth Tagg)
Dave Bonneywell ... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)
Duncan Jarman ... prosthetic technician (uncredited)

Production Management 

Jo Burn ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Russell Channon ... third assistant director
Micky Finch ... first assistant director
Kate Hazell ... second assistant director
Selwyn Roberts ... second unit director
Amy Sugdon ... second assistant director
Simon Downes ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

George Ball ... location property master
Roger W. Deer ... storyboard artist (as Roger Deer)
Steve Fitzwater ... assistant construction coordinator (as Steven Fitzwater)
Nick Milner ... stand-by propman
Wesley Peppiatt ... dressing props
Doug Purdy ... prop storeman
Graeme Purdy ... property master
Malcolm Roberts ... construction coordinator
Julie Sheppard ... assistant art director
Alfie Smith ... stand-by chargehand props
Lucinda Sturgis ... property buyer
Nick Turnbull ... dressing props (as Nick Turnball)
Stuart Williams ... stand-by carpenter: second unit
Roger Holden ... key greensman (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Mick Boggis ... adr mixer
Peter Bond ... sound editor
Paula Boram ... foley artist
Lucy Fawcett ... foley artist
Michael Feinberg ... foley editor
Richard Finney ... sound recordist: second unit
Gavin Le Mare ... sound maintenance
Laura Lovejoy ... foley editor
John Midgley ... sound mixer
Sarah Morton ... sound editor
Clive Pendry ... sound re-recording mixer
June Prinz ... boom operator
Ted Swanscott ... foley mixer
Nasereen Chafekar ... post-production sound assistant (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

David Beavis ... special effects supervisor
Steve Crawley ... wire effects supervisor
Graham Hills ... special effects technician

Visual Effects by 

Avtar Bains ... digital effects artist: Framestore
William Bartlett ... digital effects artist: Framestore
Philip Campbell ... digital lab supervisor: Framestore (as Phil Campbell)
Matthew Cope ... visual effects coordinator
Andrew Daffy ... 3D animator: Framestore
Robert Duncan ... senior digital effects artist: Framestore
John Fuller ... 3D animator: Framestore
Drew Jones ... digital film effects producer: Framestore
Andy Lomas ... senior 3D animator: Framestore
Rupert Porter ... digital effects assistant: Framestore
Pedro Sabrosa ... visual effects assistant
Timothy Webber ... visual effects supervisor (as Tim Webber)
Libby Hazell ... visual effects production assistant: FrameStore (uncredited)
Paul Kavanagh ... animator: Framestore (uncredited)
Catherine Tate ... digital effects artist: Framestore (uncredited)
Gavin Toomey ... digital effects designer (uncredited)

Stunts 

Chris Aberdien ... stunts
Jim Dowdall ... stunt coordinator
Steve Griffin ... stunts (as Steve 'Street' Griffiths)
Chris Webb ... stunts
Bill Weston ... stunts

Camera and Electrical Department 

Kenneth Atherfold ... grip: second unit (as Kenny Atherfold)
John Barry ... electrician
Adam Biddle ... focus puller: second unit
Eddie Collins ... director of photography: second unit
James Coulter ... grip: Yorkshire
Nick Coward ... video assist operator
Uinkar 'Bobby' Dhillon ... clapper loader (as Bobby Dhillon)
Terry Edland ... gaffer
Shaun Evans ... clapper loader: second unit
Flavio Ferrari ... camera trainee
David Harrison ... electrical rigger (as Dave Harrison)
Tony Hayes ... best boy
John Jordan ... focus puller
Paul Kemp ... electrician
Denis Kingston ... Steadicam operator
Nigel Kirton ... Steadicam operator
Eddie Knight ... gaffer: second unit / rigging gaffer
Mark Laidlaw ... generator operator
Wayne Leach ... electrician
Alan McPherson ... electrician (as Alan Macpherson)
Simon Mein ... still photographer
Stewart Monteith ... rigging electrician
Ricky Pattenden ... electrician
Jan Pester ... Steadicam operator
Dave Ridout ... rigging electrician
Malcolm Sheehan ... camera grip
Philip Sindall ... camera operator
Frankie Webster ... electrical rigger
Gifford Hooper ... aerial camera operator (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Suzy Catliff ... additional casting
Jennifer Duffy ... casting assistant
Louis Elman ... adr voice casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Alan Flyng ... wardrobe assistant
Tony Hughes ... wardrobe assistant
Rosemary Lis ... wardrobe assistant (as Rosemary Worth)
Richard Pointing ... wardrobe supervisor
Pat Williamson ... wardrobe mistress
Allan Hay ... costumer (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Julius Gladwell ... first assistant film editor
Robert Laycock ... second assistant editor
Richard Milward ... assembly editor
Julian Ryan ... second assistant editor

Music Department 

Urszula Chajdecka ... music copyist
Jacek Kaspszyk ... conductor
Halina Laciak ... music executive
Rafal Paczkowski ... music mixer / music recordist
Anna Sikorzak-Olek ... musician: harp solo
Janusz Strobel ... musician: guitar solo
Zdzislaw Szostak ... conductor

Transportation Department 

Phil Allchin ... unit driver
Allan Bradshaw ... unit driver (as Alan Bradshaw)
Fred Chiverton ... unit driver
Peter Graovac ... transportation coordinator
Mark Richards ... unit driver

Other crew 

Chris Allies ... title designer
Maria Apodiacos ... script supervisor
Alan Billam ... stand-by crew
Nick Bowen ... stand-by crew
Mark Brady ... stand-by crew
Diane Christian ... assistant accountant
Tara B. Cook ... production secretary
Ivana Crvelin ... executive assistant: Wendy Finerman
Sam Davies ... production runner
Ian Differ ... trainee: FT2
Simon Drake ... magic advisor to Mr. Keitel
Piers Dunn ... assistant location manager
Timothy Easthill ... assistant accountant
Muriel Gérard ... unit publicist (as Muriel Gerard)
Nick Kirby ... flying effects: Peter Pan
Simon Marsden ... assistant location manager
Cassius Matthias ... production associate
Justin Miller ... assistant accountant
Tony Miller ... production accountant
Hermione Ninnim ... production coordinator
Nicky O'Reilly ... production assistant
Jason Reilly ... stand-by crew
William Richards ... stand-by crew (as Bill Richards)
Isabel Rocamora ... aerial choreographer
Richard Sharkey ... location manager
Daniel Shepherd ... floor runner
Isobel Thomas ... production runner (as Isabel Thomas)
Jeannie Udall ... unit nurse (as Jeanie Udall)
Nick Waldron ... location assistant
Bonnie F. Watkins ... assistant: Mr. Davey
David Williams ... assistant wireman (as Dave Williams)
Robert Wishart ... stand-by crew
Dori Greenberg ... second assistant: Wendy Finerman (uncredited)
Ante Novakovic ... assistant: Harvey Keitel (uncredited)

Thanks 

Maurice Atack ... thanks
Ruth Brandon ... thanks
Joe Cooper ... thanks
Geoffrey Crawley ... thanks
Glen Hill ... thanks
Walter White ... thanks
Crew believed to be complete

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