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(I) (1999)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Ted Demme

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Robert Ramsey ... (written by) &
Matthew Stone ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Pokerface
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Hoppin' Bob
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Biscuit
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Goldmouth (as Michael 'Bear' Taliferro)
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Radio
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Can't Get Right
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Sylvia
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Superintendant Abernathy
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Stan Blocker
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Spanky Johnson
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Winston Hancock
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Jake
Bonz Malone ...
Leon
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Daisy
Allyson Call ...
Young Mae Rose Abernathy
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Older Mae Rose Abernathy
James D. Brubaker ...
Judge E.M. Byrne
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Slim (as Walter Jordan)
Brooks Almy ...
Billy's Mama
Hal Havins ...
Billy
Hildy Brooks ...
Nurse Doherty
Kenn Whitaker ...
Isaac
Ernie Lee Banks ...
Bathroom Attendant
David Alexander ...
Doctor
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Blind Reverend Clay
Armelia McQueen ...
Mrs. Clay
Nate Evans ...
Juke Bartender
Todd Everett ...
Deputy at Mansion
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Billy Bob
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Juke Joint Waitress (as Venus De Milo Thomas)
Zaid Farid ...
Shady Cardplayer
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Shady Cardplayer
Kenneth White ...
Deputy
Leonard O. Turner ...
Superintendant Burke
Augie Blunt ...
Man in Prison
Quantae Love ...
Trustee at Line
Sean Lampkin ...
Trustee at Line
James Emory Jr. ...
Goldmouth's Son
Bill Gratton ...
Fire Inspector
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Mrs. Dillard
George Hartmann ...
Prison Guard
Zack Helvey ...
Captain Tom Burnette
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Junkie (as Haskell Vaughn Anderson III)
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Gang Banger
Jordan Mahome ...
Gang Banger
William S. Taylor ...
Bagman (as William Taylor)
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Bagman
Oscar Jordan ...
Juke Joint Guitarist
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Funeral Chaplain
Ronald Moss ...
Bouncer (as Ronald Lee Moss)
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Mrs. Abernathy
Walter Powell ...
Waiter (as Walter Powell Jr.)
Christophe Prévost ...
Pilot (as Chris Prevost)
Dawn Robinson ...
Club Crooner
Leon Sanders ...
Barkeeper
Steve Boyles ...
Mule Cart Driver
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Himself (archive footage)
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Himself (archive footage)
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Himself (archive footage)
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Himself (archive footage)
Shayne Benton ...
Farm Boy (uncredited)
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Henchman #2 (uncredited)
Bridget Morrow ...
Cocktail Waitress (uncredited)
Leon Turner ...
Arm That Went Up (uncredited)
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Produced by 

James D. Brubaker ... executive producer
Tina L. Fortenberry ... associate producer
Brian Grazer ... producer
Karen Kehela Sherwood ... executive producer (as Karen Kehela)
Eddie Murphy ... producer
James Whitaker ... co-producer
Ray Murphy Jr. ... associate producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Wyclef Jean

Cinematography by 

Geoffrey Simpson

Film Editing by 

Jeffrey Wolf

Casting By 

Margery Simkin

Production Design by 

Dan Bishop

Art Direction by 

Jeff Knipp

Set Decoration by 

John H. Anderson

Costume Design by 

Lucy W. Corrigan ... (as Lucy Corrigan)

Makeup Department 

Deena Adair ... hair stylist
David LeRoy Anderson ... special makeup effects key artist: Eddie Murphy old age
Louisa V. Anthony ... hair stylist
Richard Arguijo ... mold maker
Rick Baker ... special makeup effects
Percy Burries ... hair stylist: Mr. Lawrence
Bill Corso ... special makeup effects artist
Kim D. Davis ... makeup artist: Mr. Lawrence
Richard Davison ... makeup effects technician
Rebecca DeHerrera ... additional makeup artist
Sterfon Demings ... key hair stylist
Debra Denson ... assistant makeup artist
Will Huff ... special makeup effects artist
Heather Koontz ... assistant makeup artist
Margie Latinopoulos ... makeup artist
Clayton Martinez ... special makeup effects: Cinovation Studios
Stacey Morris ... hair stylist: Mr. Murphy
Judy Murdock ... key makeup artist
Sylvia Nava ... hair department supervisor: Rick Baker/Cinovation
Mimi Palazon ... special makeup effects artist
Ani Plotkin-Maloney ... makeup artist (as Ani Plotkin)
Joseph Michael Regina ... key makeup artist
Yoichi Art Sakamoto ... special makeup effects artist
Mark Shostrom ... special makeup effects artist
JoAnn Stafford-Chaney ... assistant makeup artist
Bill Sturgeon ... makeup production supervisor
David Syner ... makeup artist
Kazuhiro Tsuji ... key makeup artist
Toy Van Lierop ... makeup artist: Mr. Murphy
Julia L. Walker ... key hair stylist
Phyllis Williams ... additional makeup artist
David Beneke ... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)
Warren Lewis ... hair stylist (uncredited)

Production Management 

James D. Brubaker ... unit production manager
Arlene Kehela ... production supervisor
Janet L. Wattles ... production supervisor (as Janet Wattles)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Steve Booth ... second second assistant director (as Stephen Booth)
Marcei A. Brown ... second assistant director (as Marcei A. Brubaker)
Marisa Ferrey ... additional second assistant director
Evan Gilner ... second second assistant director
Tommy Harper ... additional second assistant director (as Thomy Harper)
Josh King ... first assistant director
Don McCuaig ... second unit director (as Donald M. McCuaig)
Elaine Wood ... dga trainee

Art Department 

Maria L. Baker ... set designer
Mark Boucher ... set dresser
Susan A. Burig ... graphic designer
Francine Byrne ... art department coordinator
David B. Clark ... paint gang boss
Joe Elvington ... set laborer
Carmine Goglia ... stand-by painter
Steve A. Hagberg ... construction coordinator
Carey Harris Jr. ... assistant property master
Alan Hoffman ... storyboard artist
Alan James ... painter
Marisol Jiménez ... construction accountant
Steven Kerlagon ... head paint foreman
Randlett King Lawrence ... general foreman
Thomas W. Lay Jr. ... production illustrator (as Tom Lay)
Josh Lusby ... set designer
Lauren Lustig ... props
Eugene McCarthy ... property master
Kevin Wade McDonald ... propmaker
Larry Morgan ... carpenter
Douglas Barrett Netter ... art department production assistant
Charles Nixon III ... lead man (as Charles Nixon)
Lori Rowbotham ... set designer
Mary Saisselin ... set designer
Ahmed Saker ... construction medic
Chad Simpson ... paint foreman
Aaron Sims ... character designer
Mike Sudrow ... weapons specialist
Chris Vail ... assistant property master (as Christopher Vail)
Victor M. Shannon ... plasterer (uncredited)

Sound Department 

James Ashwill ... foley mixer
Bobbi Banks ... adr editor
Odin Benitez ... sound effects editor
Gaston Biraben ... dialogue editor
David Boulton ... adr mixer
Jeanette Browning ... adr recordist
Rick Canelli ... adr recordist
Norval D. Crutcher III ... dialogue editor
John T. Cucci ... foley artist
Will Edwards ... adr engineer
Robert Fitzgerald ... co-supervising sound editor
Frank Fleming ... sound recordist
Avram D. Gold ... dialogue editor
Alexandra Gonzales ... foley editor
David Grimaldi ... sound effects editor
Randall Guth ... sound effects editor
Michael Hilkene ... supervising sound editor
Alan Holly ... adr mixer
Bobby Johanson ... adr recordist
Ken J. Johnson ... additional sound effects recordist
Michael Jonascu ... sound effects editor
Doc Kane ... adr mixer
Jason King ... foley editor
Steven Klinghoffer ... sound playback (as Steve Klinghoffer)
Gregg Landaker ... sound re-recording mixer
Greg LaPlante ... digital mastering
Cliff Latimer ... adr editor
Linda Lew ... foley recordist
Greg W. Lowe ... adr recordist
Steve Maslow ... sound re-recording mixer
Mark Moseley ... custom looping
Dan O'Connell ... foley artist
Thomas J. O'Connell ... adr mixer
Paul N.J. Ottosson ... foley editor
Brion Paccassi ... sound recordist
Douglas Parker ... first assistant sound editor
Eric Pinckert ... apprentice sound editor
Hari Ryatt ... dialogue editor
Pernell L. Salinas ... apprentice sound editor
Victoria Rose Sampson ... foley editor
Solange S. Schwalbe ... foley supervisor
Rick St. Hilaire ... sound engineer
F. Scott Taylor ... second assistant sound editor
Winfred Tennison ... boom operator
Mark A. Tracy ... second assistant sound editor
Christopher T. Welch ... foley editor (as C.T. Welch)
John O. Wilde ... foley editor
Russell Williams II ... production sound mixer
Ronald L. Wright ... cable person
Daniel Yale ... sound effects editor (as Daniel Evan Yale)

Special Effects by 

Roy Augenstein ... special effects
Hal Bigger ... special effects
Robert E. Lamberth ... special effects
Robert L. Olmstead ... special effects foreman
Bruce Richter ... special effects
Daniel Sudick ... special effects coordinator
Roland Blancaflor ... foam department supervisor: Cinovation Studios (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Randall Balsmeyer ... visual effects
Bill Hansard ... rear projection effects
Petra Holtorf ... visual effects producer
Toby Wilkins ... Inferno artist: opening sequence, New Wave Entertainment

Stunts 

Mello Alexandria ... stunts
Jophery C. Brown ... stunts
Tony Brubaker ... stunts
Eric Chambers ... stunts
Lanier Edwards ... stunts
Troy Gilbert ... stunts
Irving E. Lewis ... stunts
James C. Lewis ... stunts
Gary Littlejohn ... stunts
Jalil Jay Lynch ... stunts
Rusty McClennon ... stunts
Buck McDancer ... stunts
Jeffrey McDancer ... stunts
Bennie Moore ... stunts (as Bennie E. Moore Jr.)
Alan Oliney ... stunt coordinator
Gary Price ... stunts
Stan Lee Rice ... stunts
Alphonse Walter ... stunts
Big Daddy Wayne ... stunts

Camera and Electrical Department 

Bob Allen Jr. ... rigging gaffer
John Beran ... dolly grip: "b" camera
Harry K. Garvin ... Steadicam operator / camera operator: "b" camera
Mark Hryma ... camera operator: Wescam camera
Gregory Irwin ... first assistant camera: "a" camera
John Janusek ... key grip
Stephen Johnstone ... assistant chief lighting technician
Kenny King ... rigging key grip
Rick Maddux ... best boy rigger
Bruce McBroom ... still photographer
Don McCuaig ... director of photography: second unit (as Donald M. McCuaig)
Duane Mieliwocki ... first assistant camera: second unit
Paul Murphey ... video assist operator
Patrick Murray ... gaffer
Louis Niemeyer ... assistant camera
Bill O'Drobinak ... camera operator
Travis Panarisi ... rigging
Jerry Patton ... camera loader
Michael C. Price ... dolly grip
Joe Ritter ... assistant Steadicam operator / first assistant camera: "b" camera
John P. Shine ... best boy grip
Richard Smock ... rigging gaffer (as Richard C. Smock)
Joy R. Stone ... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Chuck Turner ... rigging grip
Carl A. Vidnic ... electrician

Casting Department 

Jennifer Bender ... extras casting
Carmen Cuba ... casting associate
Kevin Goldson ... extras casting
Carl Joy ... extras casting
Terry L. Lamfers ... casting administrator
Susan Maas ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Dawn Y. Line ... key costumer
Philip Maldonado ... costumer
Joe McCloskey ... key set costumer: men
Michele Michel ... costume illustrator
Maggie Morgan ... assistant costume designer
Jonny Pray ... set costumer
Kathleen Russo ... costumer: Martin Lawrence
Nava R. Sadan ... set costumer
Leticia Sandoval ... aging assistant
Kristi Skinner ... wardrobe accountant
James W. Tyson ... costume supervisor

Editorial Department 

John Bergstrasser ... apprentice editor
Sharron Cannon ... post-production coordinator
Marlen Hill ... negative cutter
Sophie Kil ... second assistant editor
Karen Kory ... second assistant editor
Marty Levenstein ... additional editor
Samara Levenstein ... apprentice editor
Mike Milliken ... color timer
Geoffrey O'Brien ... first assistant editor
Eric O. Schusterman ... first assistant editor

Music Department 

Emile Charlap ... music contractor / music preparation
Buck Damon ... music consultant
Andy Grassi ... score recordist
Sonny Kompanek ... conductor / orchestrator
Stephanie Murray ... score stage administrator
Allan K. Rosen ... superving music editor
Amanda Scheer-Demme ... music supervisor
James Thatcher ... musician: french horn
Patty von Arx ... music editor
Paul Wertheimer ... music recordist
Kevin Crehan ... music editor (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Ed Arter ... transportation coordinator
Tina M. Arter-Duquette ... transportation dispatcher
Roger Bojarski Jr. ... driver: honeywagon
Louis Dinson ... driver
William P. Lafon ... driver: base camp generator
Mike Padovich ... transportation captain
Daniel Quick ... transportation captain
Sean C. Ryan ... driver
Fred Teague ... driver: cast
Russ Tolliver ... production driver
Michael Vieira ... driver
Ed Wirth ... transportation captain

Other crew 

Bohnie Avanzino ... title designer: New Wave Entertainment
Brad Bell ... assistant location manager
Susan Bierbaum ... script supervisor
Darryl Brunson ... stand-in: Mr. Lawrence
Aillene Laure Bubis ... accounting assistant
Virgil Carter ... photo double: Mr. Murphy
George Cawood ... title designer: New Wave Entertainment
Yolanda T. Cochran ... second assistant accountant (as Yolanda M. Thibodeaux)
Peaches Davis ... executive asst. to Martin Lawrence
Jessica Drake ... dialect coach
Jane Everett ... production coordinator
Fred Fein ... stand-in
Julius M. Fletcher ... production secretary
Ronald E. Hairston ... key craft service
Ryan Hintz ... post-production accountant
Pat Jackson ... studio teacher
Marisol Jiménez ... construction accountant
Arlene Kehela ... supervising location manager
Jennifer Koenig ... second assistant accountant (as Jennifer Anne Koenig)
Tamara Maellaro ... set medic
Dina Mande ... title designer: New Wave Entertainment
Peter Martorano ... assistant location manager
Peter McKernan ... aerial coordinator
Michael Morgenthal ... first assistant accountant
Niamh Murphy ... textile artist
Stacy Parker ... assistant production coordinator
William Ramirez Jr. ... key craft service
Roger E. Reid ... stand-in: Mr. Murphy
Glen Richard ... production auditor
Margo Romano ... second assistant accountant
Michael Rucker ... production assistant
Nina Saxon ... title designer: New Wave Entertainment
Deborah Simmrin ... unit publicist
Ken Struck ... assistant location manager
George L. Tarrant Jr. ... production assistant
David Thornsberry ... location manager
Kevin Warendorp ... cast associate
Regina A. Warendorp ... exec. asst. to james d. brubaker
Michael Wat ... payroll accountant
Randy Webster ... personal assistant to Eddie Murphy
Brook Worley ... production assistant

Thanks 

Leon Turner ... grateful acknowledgment

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