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Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Michael Patrick Jann

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Lona Williams ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Michelle Johnson (as Laurie Sinclair)
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Tara Redepenning ...
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Brooke Elise Bushman ...
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John Dough, Judge #1
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Harold Vilmes, Judge #2
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Lona Williams ...
Jean Kangas, Judge #3
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Pat (as Jon T. Olson)
Casey Garven ...
Brett Clemmens (as Casey Tyler Garven)
Ashley Dylan Bullard ...
Fry Girl
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Pregnant Fry Girl (as Jacy Dumermuth)
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Colleen Douglas, State Pagent
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Terry Macy, State Pagent
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Mary Gillis ...
Chloris Klinghagen
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Mr. Howard
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Mrs. Howard
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Tina / Seiko Howard
Allyson Kearns ...
Candy Striper
Tom Gilshannon ...
Lars Larson
Claudia Wilkens ...
Iona Hildebrandt, 1945 Winner
Dale Dunham ...
Mount Rose Mayor
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Miss Minneapolis
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Documentarian (voice)
Eric D. Howell ...
Sound Recordist
Matthew G. Park ...
Crew Guy
Terry Hempleman ...
Cop #1
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Cop #2
James Cada ...
Lisa Swenson's Father
Kristin Rudrüd ...
Connie Rudrüd, the Pork Products Lady
Luke Ingles ...
Rocker Kid #1
Nick Ingles ...
Rocker Kid #2
Jimmie D. Wright ...
Doctor
Peter Aitchinson ...
Male News Anchor
Mary Rehbein ...
Female Reporter #1
Jeany Park ...
Female Reporter #2
Richard Ooms ...
Pastor
Robert-Bruce Brake ...
Mr. Melchoir
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Ed
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Tap Dancer
Jennifer Baldwin Peden ...
Opera Singer
Annalise Nelson ...
Violinist
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Miss Burnsville
Kari Ann Shiff ...
Miss Duluth
Mark Dahlen ...
COPS Crew Guy
Jeff Tatum ...
Fireman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Beauty Pageant Fan (uncredited)
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Funeral Mourner (uncredited)
Amy Lithander ...
Fry Girl (uncredited)
Josh Minnie ...
Trailer Park Resident (uncredited)
Emily Moore ...
Miss Buffalo (uncredited)
Jamie Olsen ...
Peter (uncredited)
Don Patterson ...
Rowdy Guy (uncredited)
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Swat Cop (uncredited)
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Prom Queen (uncredited)
Joel Thingvall ...
Beauty Pageant Fan (uncredited)
Lisa Woods ...
Beauty Pageant Fan (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Judy Hofflund ... producer
Donna Langley ... executive producer
Michael Nelson ... co-producer
Gavin Polone ... producer
Claire Rudnick Polstein ... executive producer
Lona Williams ... executive producer

Music by 

Mark Mothersbaugh

Cinematography by 

Michael Alan Spiller ... (as Michael Spiller)

Film Editing by 

David Codron
Janice Hampton

Casting By 

John Papsidera

Production Design by 

Ruth Ammon

Art Direction by 

Maria L. Baker

Set Decoration by 

Helen Britten
Tammara Melloy
Mitchell Rosen

Costume Design by 

Mimi Melgaard

Makeup Department 

Crist Ballas ... special makeup effects supervisor
Mary Flaa ... key makeup artist
Sherry Heart ... key hair stylist
Desne J. Holland ... makeup department head
Mela Murphy ... key hair stylist
Kristin Robinson ... additional makeup artist
Stephanie Von Brunner ... additional hair stylist

Production Management 

Carla Fry ... executive in charge of production
Robert Graf ... production supervisor
Diana Kaufman ... post-production supervisor
Michael Nelson ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Linda Brachman ... first assistant director
Darrell Woodard ... second assistant director

Art Department 

Wendell Jon Andersson ... storyboard artist
Warren Barrows ... set dresser
Chad Branham ... property master
Anne Hyvarinen ... lead scenic
Matt Mellin ... construction production assistant
Bradford Richardson ... lead graphic designer
Tim Schwob ... construction coordinator
Stuart Skrien ... assistant propmaster
Jennifer L. Stumm ... property assistant
Ryan Swanson ... prop intern (as Ryan M. Swanson)
Lynny Warner ... lead man

Sound Department 

Javier Bennassar ... sound effects editor
Dorian Cheah ... sound effects editor
Louis Creveling ... dialogue editor
Tom E. Dahl ... sound re-recording mixer
Jed M. Dodge ... dialogue editor
Mary Erstad ... foley mixer
David A. Fern ... foley artist
Alan Freedman ... adr mixer
Cormac Funge ... supervising sound editor
Robert Getty ... assistant sound editor
John Glaeser ... boom operator
David Grant ... supervising dialogue editor
Chato Hill ... assistant sound editor
Frederick Howard ... supervising sound editor
Craig Jurkiewicz ... foley editor
Steve Kohler ... sound recordist
Diane Marshall ... foley artist
Mack Melson ... sound mixer
Michael Mullane ... sound effects editor
Myriam Nelson ... foley artist
John Ross ... sound re-recording mixer
Susan Shin ... adr supervisor
Anne Slack ... digital transfer supervisor
Lucy Sustar ... foley mixer
Roland N. Thai ... sound effects editor
Eric Thompson ... adr mixer
Elliot Tyson ... sound re-recording mixer
Stephen W. Potter ... stage engineer (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Tim Drackert ... special effects foreman
Steven Hintz ... special effects foreman
Paul Murphy ... special effects coordinator

Stunts 

Eric D. Howell ... stunt coordinator
Lisa Pederson ... stunts
Luis Rosa ... stunts
Michael Paul Stone ... stunts
Rose Williams ... stunts

Camera and Electrical Department 

Dan Conklin ... grip
Harve Cook ... video assist operator
Slater Crosby ... second assistant camera
Tom Franchett ... gaffer
Michael Handley ... rigging gaffer
Michael Hoffer ... key grip
Tammara Melloy ... lighting technician
Storn Peterson ... first assistant camera
Gerhard Riautschnig ... grip
Blake Rizk ... rigging grip
Lucas Roman ... video assist operator
Afshin Shahidi ... second assistant camera
Joseph Slagerman ... best boy electric (as Joe Slagerman)
Steve Speers ... camera loader
Jeff Villars ... dolly grip / rigging grip
Niel Williams ... best boy grip
Kimberly Wright ... still photographer
Don Hayashi ... assistant camera (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Curt Akerlind ... casting: Minneapolis
Elizabeth Davies ... extras casting (as Liz Davies)
Joyce Kurtz ... voice casting
Wendy O'Brien ... casting associate
Sonya 'Sonny' Tormoen ... extras casting
Erin Sahlstrom ... extras casting assistant (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jeannine Bourdaghs ... wardrobe supervisor
Jeannie Galioto ... milliner (as Jeannie Millett)
Trina Mrnak ... key costumer
Shannon Rusten ... wardrobe production assistant
Reese Spensley ... set costumer (as Reese 'Spence' Spensley)
Susan Strubel ... costumer

Editorial Department 

Charise E. Angone ... editorial apprentice
Gary Burritt ... negative cutter
William Danaher ... apprentice editor
Gina Gilberto ... post-production assistant
Penny Lee Hallin ... assistant editor
Jody Levin ... executive in charge of post-production
Julian Lopez Jr. ... post-production assistant
Stephanie Olah ... post-production coordinator
George Papuashvili ... editor: video
Sam Seig ... assistant editor
Mike Stanwick ... color timer
Sean Thompson ... first assistant editor

Music Department 

Michael Baber ... exploding music thresher
P.J. Bloom ... music coordinator
Paul Broucek ... music executive
Bob Casale ... music mixer (as Robert Casale)
Sandy DeCrescent ... music contractor
Ray Espinola Jr. ... music coordinator
Bruce Fowler ... orchestrator
Mark Kaufman ... music clearance executive
Evyen Klean ... music supervisor
Edie Lehmann ... vocal contractor (as Edie Lehman Boddicker)
Lori Silfen ... music business affairs
Chas Smith ... exotic instruments
DJ Swamp ... musician: scratching
Booker White ... music preparation
Michael Baber ... music editor (uncredited)
Kevin Crehan ... music editor (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Curtis Wade Anderson ... transportation
Michael Kennedy ... transportation coordinator
John Rehborg ... transportation captain

Other crew 

Lisa Behlendorf ... post-production accountant
Claire Best ... production executive
Autumn Leigh Brown ... stand-in
Keri Bruno ... production assistant
Michael Buster ... dialogue coach
Jeremy Ryan Carr ... intern
Daniel J. Dustin ... set medic
Kurt W. Gensmer ... set medic
Giselle Gurza ... production assistant
Mark Har ... assistant location manager
Gretchen Hatz ... set production assistant
Patti Hawn ... unit publicist
Anne Healy ... location manager
Susan Hegstrom ... location assistant
Edward G. Hustad ... set medic
Marc Jacobs ... production resources
Kirsten Jacobson ... studio teacher
Arik Johnson ... payroll accountant
June Kim ... assistant controller
Linda Kuusisto ... script supervisor
Jerry Mitchell ... choreographer
Benjamin Nelson ... production assistant
Rachel E. Prentiss ... production accountant
Paul Prokop ... production controller
Pamela Remler ... assistant choreographer / dance double: Kirsten Dunst
Robert Saliterman ... production intern
Barbara Spado ... craft service
David Sporn ... contract administrator
Ronald C. Briggs Jr. ... inventory services (uncredited)
Dave Dustin ... set medic (uncredited)
Sean Jordan ... interactive media (uncredited)
Brian Rosenberg ... assistant: Gavin Polone (uncredited)
Chris Sprister ... adr loop group (uncredited) / adr voice artist (uncredited)

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