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Bamboozled (2000) Poster

(2000)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Spike Lee

Writing Credits  

Spike Lee ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Sloan Hopkins (as Jada Pinkett-Smith)
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Dot
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Verna (as Gillian Iliana Waters)
Susan Batson ...
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Mau Mau: Big Blak Afrika (Julius Hopkins) (as Mos Def)
M.C. Serch ...
Mau Mau: 1 / 16th Blak (as MC Serch)
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Canibus ...
DJ Scratch ...
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Mau Mau: Hard Blak (as Mums)
Dormeshia Sumbry ...
Pickaninny: Topsy (as Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards)
Tyheesha Collins ...
Cartier Williams ...
Jason Bernard ...
Baakari Wilder ...
Sekou Torbet ...
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Alabama Porch Monkeys: Levi - Musical Director (as Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson)
Tariq Trotter ...
James 'Kamal' Gray ...
Leonard 'Hub' Hubbard ...
Kyle 'Scratch' Jones ...
Christopher Wynkoop ...
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Imhotep Gary Byrd ...
Himself
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Himself
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Rev. Al Sharpton (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
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Himself
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Herself
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Police Chief (as Arthur Nascarella)
Liza Jessie Peterson ...
Ruth (Casting Director)
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Auditioning Dancer
Tony Arnaud ...
Auditioning 'Digeroo-Doo Player'
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Auditioning 'Singer'
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Ron Lawrence ...
Mau Maus' Engineer
Al Palagonia ...
Mildred Clinton ...
Ephraim Benton ...
Tre
Tanesha Marie Gary ...
Shannon Walker Williams ...
Young Black Woman
Matthew Cole Weiss ...
Young White Man
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Cuca (as La Bruja)
Rodney 'Bear' Jackson ...
Stage Security Guard
Rafael Osorio ...
Stage Security Guard
Anna Hsieh ...
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Steven McElroy ...
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Katie MacNichol ...
Joshua Weinstein ...
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Daniel Milder ...
Jason Winther ...
Ed Onipede Blunt ...
CNS Security Guard (as Ed Blunt)
Renton Kirk ...
CNS Security Guard
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Starlet (as Connie Freestone)
Rayietta Hill ...
Hottie
John Wallace ...
Arthur Thomas ...
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Judah Jacobs ...
Light Eyes ...
Chyna ...
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shawna Bermender ...
Performer (uncredited)
Ruby Campbell ...
Marie (uncredited)
Marcia Clark ...
Herself - Behind O.J. Simpson (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Himself (uncredited)
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Baywatch Girl (uncredited)
Ross Haines ...
Newsroom Supervisor (uncredited)
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Young Woman (uncredited)
Amanda Lara Kay ...
Dancer (uncredited)
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Comedy Writer (uncredited)
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TV Personality (uncredited)
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Task Force 2 Leader (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Silas Lynch (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Task Force Leader (uncredited)
Stelianie Tekmitchov ...
Beach Force 2 Babe (uncredited)
Bert Williams ...
(archive footage) (uncredited)
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Studio PA (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Jon Kilik ... producer
Spike Lee ... producer
Kisha Imani Cameron ... associate producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Terence Blanchard

Cinematography by 

Ellen Kuras

Film Editing by 

Samuel D. Pollard ... (as Sam Pollard)

Casting By 

Aisha Coley

Production Design by 

Victor Kempster

Art Direction by 

Harry Darrow

Set Decoration by 

Ford Wheeler

Costume Design by 

Ruth E. Carter ... (as Ruth Carter)

Makeup Department 

Dale Brownell ... hair stylist
Nathan J. Busch II ... key hair stylist (as Nathan Busch)
Patrice Coleman ... background makeup supervisor
Sharyn Cordice ... second makeup artist
Selena Evans-Miller ... additional makeup artist (as Selena Evans Miller)
Neal Martz ... special effects masker
Carol Rasheed ... additional makeup artist
Ellie Winslow ... key makeup artist (as Eleanora Winslow)
Heidi Kulow ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Sharyn Pierson ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Colin Cumberbatch ... post-production supervisor
Jonathan Filley ... unit production manager (as Jonathan D. Filley)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Mike Ellis ... first assistant director
Tracey Hinds ... key second assistant director
Paul Hogan ... dga trainee
Michael A. Pinckney ... second second assistant director (as Michael 'Boogie' Pinkney)

Art Department 

Martin Bernstein ... construction coordinator
Jeff Butcher ... on-set dresser
James Callahan ... set dresser (as James W. Callahan)
Aimee Cavenecia ... assistant to set decorator
Robert Currie ... property assistant
Michael Curry Sr. ... construction foreman (as Michael Curry)
Paul Dale ... scenic artist
Robert de Mar ... on-set dresser (as Robert A. de Mar)
Alex DiGerlando ... art department intern (as Alex Digerlando)
Christopher Doogan ... scenic artist
Sarah Frank ... computer graphic designer
Ralph Fratianni ... best boy construction grip
James Geyer ... scenic artist (as James E.. Geyer)
Jeffrey L. Glave ... scenic charge (as Jeff Glave)
Donald Grant ... set dresser
Nancy Griffith ... assistant property master
E.J. Grover ... scenic artist (as Jane Grover)
Jay Hendrickx ... camera scenic artist
Gregory Hill ... assistant art director
Chris Holbrook ... scenic shopman
Jimmy Kim ... construction shop production assistant
Bill Kolpin ... set dresser
Jennifer Krause ... scenic artist
Timothy Main ... shop craftsman (as Tim Main)
Jen Martley ... art department coordinator
Shawn P. McKeegan ... art department production assistant
Alvin T. Moore ... additional assistant art director
Jeff Naparstek ... set dresser
Myron Odegaard ... shop electrician
Arne Olsen ... key construction grip
Mark Peltzer ... property master
Catherine Pierson ... buyer
Donald Robinson ... graphic designer
Scott Rosenstock ... lead man
Ann Sherrill ... scenic artist
Mark Simon ... set dresser
Jeff Taisey ... shop craftsman
Joan Winters ... graphic designer
Byron K. Lovelace ... set dresser (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Jon Bailey ... assistant engineer: London Orchestra
Kam Chan ... foley editor
Marko A. Costanzo ... foley artist (as Marko Costanzo)
Stuart Deutsch ... boom operator
Chris Fielder ... assistant sound editor
Tom Fleischman ... sound re-recording mixer
Dave Flynch ... assistant sound editor
Rob Harari ... audio consultant
Ruth Hernandez ... apprentice sound editor
Jake Jackson ... assistant engineer: London Orchestra
Frank Kern ... foley supervisor
George A. Lara ... foley recordist
Hal Levinsohn ... group adr editor
Blake Leyh ... sound effects editor
Marissa Littlefield ... supervising adr editor
Kimberly R. McCord-Wilson ... dialogue editor (as Kimberly McCord)
Kelly Neese ... cable
Rolf Pardula ... sound mixer
Glenfield Payne ... sound effects editor
Jen Ralston ... foley editor (as Jennifer Ralston)
Philip Stockton ... supervising sound editor
James Ziegler ... engineer: Dolby
Kay Denmark ... adr boom operator (uncredited)
Jesse Ehredt ... sound recordist (uncredited)
Matt Sietz ... sound assistant (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Steven Kirshoff ... special effects (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Bilyana Boyadjieva ... animator/digital effects artist: Mechanism Digital
Gabriel Gornell ... digital effects producer: Mechanism Digital (as Gabriel Peterson)
Lucien Harriot ... digital effects supervisor: Mechanism Digital
Mark Palkoski ... animator/digital effects artist: Mechanism Digital
Joel Sevilla ... animator: Mechanism Digital
Joe Zito ... Henry artist: Moving Images at the Color Wheel
Matt McDonald ... digital compositor (uncredited)
Gray Miller ... digital artist (uncredited)

Stunts 

Roy Farfel ... stunts
Manny Siverio ... stunt coordinator / stunts
Martin Ewens ... stunt performer (uncredited)
Eliot Sash ... stunt performer (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Dave Anderson ... additional electrician (as David Anderson)
Robert M. Andres ... key grip
Tony Arnaud ... grip
James R. Belletier ... first assistant camera: "a" camera (as James Belletier)
Terrence Laron Burke ... grip
Mel Cannon ... grip
John Coumarbatch ... camera production assistant
Lamont Crawford ... dolly grip
Kerwin DeVonish ... second assistant camera: "a" camera (as Kerwin Devonish)
Kris Enos ... second assistant camera: "b" camera
Corin Gutteridge ... theatrical lighting consultant
Christopher Hall ... camera operator: "b" camera (as Christopher S. Hall)
James Harris ... set electrician (as James E. Harris)
Hardwick Johnson ... lighting and grip equipment: Camera Services Center
David Lee ... still photographer
Keith Matthis ... additional assistant camera
Malcolm Murray ... best boy electric
Chris Norr ... camera operator: "a" camera (as Christopher Norr)
Michael Papadapolous ... generator operator (as Mike Papadopoulous) / rigging electrician (as Mike Papadopoulous)
Ricardo Sarmiento ... additional camera operator
Chris Skutch ... best boy grip
Addy Smith ... camera intern
Darrin Smith ... set electrician
Phillip Todd ... first assistant camera: "b" camera (as Phillip A. Todd)
John Velez ... gaffer (as John G. Velez)
Leah Yananton ... camera intern

Animation Department 

Anna Bartoletti ... assistant character stylist (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Michael Alvarez ... extras casting associate
Sundi Lofty ... extras casting intern
Anna Park ... casting associate (as Anna Sang Park)
Tuffy Questell ... extras casting
Traci Runcie Williams ... extras casting associate (as Traci Runcie)
Jaime Wilson ... extras casting intern

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Yolanda Carter ... costume assistant
Yvens DeThelismond ... assistant costume designer (as Yvens de Thelismond)
Careen Fowles ... assistant costumer
Milady Hartmann ... assistant costumer
Danielle Hollowell ... assistant costume designer
Darlene Jackson ... wardrobe supervisor
Suzanne Kelly ... wardrobe supervisor
Emilio Sosa ... assistant costume designer
Whitney Kyles ... costume design assistant (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Barry Alexander Brown ... additional editor (as Barry 'Cutmaster' Brown)
Raffaello Brown ... post-production intern
Janelle Connor ... post-production assistant
Geeta Gandbhir ... first assistant editor
Leticia Giffoni ... editing room assistant (as Tish Giffoni)
Paul Leonardo Jr. ... assistant post-production supervisor
Tim Masick ... video color timer: Moving Images at the Color Wheel
Mato ... film color timer
Melissa Wegman ... Bond Co. Post Superviser
Shilpa Mankikar ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Location Management 

Michael Anthony ... assistant location manager
Bryan Iler ... location scout
LeRoy McCarthy ... location scout (as Leroy McCarthy)
Hakim Quest ... location assistant
Tom Ross ... location manager
Philip Schulz ... location scout (as Phil Schultz)
Ryan Viniotis ... location assistant

Music Department 

James Anderson ... music mixer: New York Jazz Ensemble / music recordist: New York Jazz Ensemble
John Anderson ... musician: oboe, London Orchestra
Vaughn Armon ... musician: violin, London Orchestra (as Vaughan Armon)
Kenny Barron ... musician: piano, New York Jazz Ensemble
Bill Benham ... musician: viola, London Orchestra
Simon Benson ... musician: double bass, London Orchestra
Terence Blanchard ... conductor: score / musician: trumpet, New York Jazz Ensemble
Rachel Bolt ... musician: viola, London Orchestra
Tom Bowes ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
John Bradbury ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Linda Cohen ... music coordinator: New York Jazz Ensemble
David Daniels ... musician: cello, London Orchestra
Julian Farrell ... musician: bass clarinet, London Orchestra
Andrew Findon ... musician: alto flute, London Orchestra (as Andy Findon)
Simon Fischer ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Aaron Fletcher ... musician: alto saxophone, New York Jazz Ensemble
Geoff Foster ... music mixer: London Orchestra / music recordist: London Orchestra
Vic Fraser ... music librarian: London Orchestra
Isobel Griffiths ... orchestral contractor
Eric Harland ... musician: drums, New York Jazz Ensemble
Gary Kettel ... musician: percussion, London Orchestra
Patrick Kiernan ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Boguslav Kostecki ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Alison LaCourse ... music assistant: New York Jazz Ensemble
Deler Lale ... musician: viola, London Orchestra
Chris Laurence ... musician: double bass, London Orchestra (as Chris Lawrence)
Tony Lewis ... musician: cello, London Orchestra
Martin Loveday ... musician: cello, London Orchestra
Rita Manning ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Jeffrey Mironov ... musician: guitar, New York Jazz Ensemble
Perry Montague Mason ... musician: violin, London Orchestra (as Perry Montague-Mason)
Paul Morgan ... musician: double bass, London Orchestra
Kate Musker ... musician: viola, London Orchestra
Everton Nelson ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Derek Nievergelt ... musician: bass, New York Jazz Ensemble
John Parricelli ... musician: guitar, London Orchestra
John Pigneguy ... musician: horn, London Orchestra
Anthony Pleeth ... musician: cello, London Orchestra
Frank Ricotti ... musician: percussion, London Orchestra
Nick Rodwell ... musician: clarinet, London Orchestra
Roger Rosenberg ... musician: bass clarinet, New York Jazz Ensemble
Frank Schaefer ... musician: cello, London Orchestra
Mary Scully ... musician: double bass, London Orchestra
Jackie Shave ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Edward Simon ... musician: piano, London Orchestra
Alex Steyermark ... music supervisor
Michael Thompson ... musician: horn, London Orchestra (as Mike Thompson)
Chris Tombling ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Richard Watkins ... musician: horn, London Orchestra
Jay Weigel ... music preparation: London Orchestra
Bruce White ... musician: viola, London Orchestra
Katie Wilkinson ... musician: viola, London Orchestra
Brice Winston ... musician: tenor saxophone, New York Jazz Ensemble
Dave Woodcock ... musician: violin, London Orchestra
Gavyn Wright ... musician: violin, London Orchestra / orchestra leader
Bruce White ... viola (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Tom Heilig ... transportation captain
Vic Nowak ... transportation co-captain

Other crew 

Leon Adair Jr. ... parking coordinator (as Leon Adair)
Alan Aguilar ... chef: Coast to Coast Catering
Yasmina B. Alaoui ... key production office assistant
James Baldwin ... quotation "No Name in the Street" used by kind permission of
Kija Brooks ... set production assistant
Shari L. Carpenter ... script supervisor (as Shari Carpenter)
Gary Cergol ... product placement
Michael Ray Charles ... paintings "Bamboozled" and "Mandini's Great Escape" used by kind permission of / visual consultant
Betty Chin ... production coordinator
Jack Condon ... production office assistant
Maria Clara Costa ... set production assistant
Glenda Cox ... second assistant accountant
Colin Cumberbatch ... assistant production coordinator
Carolyn De Sousa ... additional script supervisor (as Carolynn Desousa)
Aaron Douglas ... production accountant
Leo Driver ... parking production assistant
Leon Dudevoir ... production executive
Rich Edwards ... set production assistant
Jeff Ellerbe ... set production assistant
Ukeme Emem ... production office intern
John B. Finn ... post-production accountant (as John Finn)
Rod Gailes ... office: 40 Acres
Peggy Glascoe ... assistant accountant
Savion Glover ... choreographer
Rob Harari ... tap instrument designer
Parrish Hurley ... stand-in: Mr. Rapaport
Rodney 'Bear' Jackson ... key production assistant (as Rodney Jackson)
Willow Jenkins ... set production assistant
Rahsan Jones ... parking production assistant
Thomas Krempke ... tape-to-film transfer
Jason Lampkin ... office: 40 Acres
Cinqué Lee ... video archivist (as Cinque Lee)
Neil Leifer ... photographs: "Muhammad Ali", "HankAaron", "Kareem Abdul Jabbar", "Michael Jordan", "Willie Mays", "Mike Tyson" and "1968 Olympics, Mexico City" used by kind permission of
David Levinthal ... photographs "Blackface", "1999. Arena Editions", "New Mexico" used by kind permission of
Donny I. Levy ... production office intern
Patrick Lindenmaier ... tape-to-film supervisor
Jared Lynton ... stand-in: Mr. Davidson (as Leo Linton)
Francisco Marcial ... assistant parking coordinator (as Marcial Francisco)
Parrish McLean ... set production assistant
Tjamal Noni ... production office secretary (as Tjamal K. Noni)
Rafael Osorio ... key production assistant
Heather Parish ... accountant: 40 Acres
Manuel Penichet ... research intern
Jimmie Pinckney ... set production assistant
Jerry Pinkney ... photographs "National Geographic Society Image Collection" used by kind permission of
Abbi Robinson ... accountant: 40 Acres
Butch Robinson ... electronic press kit
Calvin Ruffin II ... set production assistant
Darren Ryan ... 25 frame playback operator
Asad Sankofa ... stand-in: Mr. Glover
Ruedi Schick ... blow-up
Josh Schneider ... assistant post-production accountant
Craig Seti ... dailies advisor
Earl Smith ... liaison: 40 Acres
Michele Soddano ... payroll accountant (as Michele A. Soddano)
Proteus Spann ... stand-in: Mr. Wayans
Maggie Steber ... photographs "SABA" courtesy of
Elizabeth Wade ... production office intern
Noelia Warnette ... stand-in: Ms. Pinkett-Smith
Bradley Williams ... set production assistant
Randall Balsmeyer ... title designer (uncredited)
Ronald C. Briggs Jr. ... inventory services (uncredited)
Ran Francke ... security: Jada Pinkett Smith (uncredited)
Coati Mundi ... adr voice (uncredited)
Jonn Nubian ... technology consultant (uncredited)
Darren Ryan ... 25 frame video operator (uncredited)
Karen Koula Sossiadis ... office assistant (uncredited)
Caroline Wells ... production assistant (uncredited)

Thanks 

Eileen Ahearn ... thanks
Judy Aley ... thanks
Janet Cheatham Bell ... thanks
Michael Ray Charles ... thanks
Mark Daniels ... thanks
Christine Le Goff ... thanks (as Christine Legoff)
Neil Leifer ... thanks
David Levinthal ... thanks
Kedar Massenburg ... thanks
L. Londell McMillan ... thanks (as Londell Mcmillian)
Budd Schulberg ... dedicatee
Bill Stepney ... thanks
William Strickland ... thanks
James Turner ... thanks
Melvin Van Peebles ... thanks
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