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"The Bronx Is Burning" The Straw (2007)

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Writers (WGA):
Harley Peyton (written by)
Jonathan Mahler (book)
Contact:
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Original Air Date:
10 July 2007 (Season 1, Episode 1)
Genre:
Plot:
The year is 1977. The New York Yankees are coming off their loss to the Cincinatti Reds in the 1976 world series... See more » | Add synopsis »

Cast

 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Oliver Platt ... George Steinbrenner

John Turturro ... Billy Martin

Daniel Sunjata ... Reggie Jackson

Kevin Conway ... Gabe Paul
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Chadwick Brown ... Mike Forrest
Darby Brown ... Cliff Johnson

Joe Cappelletti ... Sports Announcer

Max Casella ... Dick Howser

Alex Cranmer ... Graig Nettles
Scott Davidson ... Bill Kane
Bob Dunsworth ... Radio Sports Reporter (voice)

Bill Forchion ... Elston Howard
Victor Franko (as Frank D'Agostino)

Jason Giambi ... Taxi Driver
Ryan Lee Gilbert ... Background

Janine Green ... Mary Rivers

Joe Grifasi ... Yogi Berra
Hans Hartman ... Home Plate Umpire / Reporter / Man in Central Park / Fan / Sports Phototgrapher

Erik Jensen ... Thurman Munson

Val Jobara ... Himself (as Walle Jobara)
Tim Keinath ... Mike Torrez

Amy Korb ... Banana boat waitress

Stephen Kyle ... Reporter

Trisha LaFache ... Donna DeMassie
Rob Lavin ... Kenny Holtzman
Aric LeClair ... Sparky Lyle

Mark Lorette ... Reporter

Stella Maeve ... Joanne Lomino

Susan Misner ... Gretchen Martin

Louis Mustillo ... Maury Allen

Arthur J. Nascarella ... Tommy LaSorda
Dock Pollard ... Willie Randolph

Lou Provenzano ... Ron Guidry

Leonard Robinson ... Mickey Rivers

Alan Ruck ... Reporter
Lawrence Ryan ... Reporter
George R. Sheffey ... Bruce Froemming
Francesca Vannucci ... Billy Martin's Girl
Chloe Whiteford ... Billy's Girl
Tom Wiggin ... Whitey Ford
Aaron Calafato ... Police Officer (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Jeremiah S. Chechik 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Harley Peyton (written by)

Jonathan Mahler (book "Ladies and Gentlemen, the Bronx Is Burning")

Produced by
Dan Bowen .... producer
Jeremiah S. Chechik .... producer
Gordon Greisman .... executive producer
James D. Solomon .... executive producer
Beth Tashjian .... associate producer
Rex M. Teese .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Tree Adams 
 
Cinematography by
Douglas Koch 
 
Film Editing by
Harvey Rosenstock 
 
Production Design by
Mario Ventenilla 
 
Set Decoration by
Jacqueline Jacobson Scarfo 
 
Costume Design by
Dan Moore 
 
Makeup Department
Leo Corey Castellano .... key makeup artist
Paula Kelly .... makeup artist
Craig Lindberg .... day player makeup artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Peter J. Novak .... unit production manager: second unit
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Matthew Gordon .... second assistant director
Amy Lynn .... second assistant director
Harvey Waldman .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Kyung W. Chang .... assistant art director
John D. Farrell .... carpenter
Bobbie Frankel .... shopper
Brent Haywood .... construction coordinator
Laura C. McPherson .... Scenic Artist (1997)
Jeremy M. Pereira .... scenic artist
Michael Saari .... carpenter
Rae Signer .... scenic artist
Michael Tavani .... carpenter
Cammeron Truesdale .... painter
Lance R. Walters .... props
Joan Winters .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
Jason Benjamin .... boom operator
Onnalee Blank .... sound recordist
Tim Farrell .... sound effects editor
Jeff Gunn .... foley artist
Carrie Lisonbee .... assistant sound editor
Jon Mete .... supervising sound editor
Dean Okrand .... sound re-recording mixer
Peter Michael Sullivan .... sound re-recording mixer
James Bailey .... foley artist (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Patrick Tantalo .... special effects technician
 
Visual Effects by
Chris DeCristo .... compositing supervisor
Rick Kerrigan .... visual effects supervisor
Jeff Olm .... Inferno artist: CBS Digital
Erik Press .... visual effects producer
Chris Tezber .... visual effects coordinator
Craig Weiss .... visual effects supervisor
Cliff Welsh .... digital compositor
 
Stunts
Blaise Corrigan .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Lee Ayrton .... shop electrician
Mark Burnett .... digital imaging technician
Marcel Ciurea .... grip
Nicholas Hahn .... first assistant camera
John Kairis .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Tommy Kerwick Jr. .... b dolly grip
Jim McCullagh .... gaffer
John S. Moyer .... Steadicam operator
John S. Moyer .... camera operator: "a" camera
Neil O'Malley .... grip
Wayne Paull .... camera operator
Lewis Rothenberg .... digital imaging technician: second unit
Daniel D. Sariano .... assistant camera
David Stump .... director of photography: second unit
Andrew Wonder .... assistant camera
 
Casting Department
Lisa S. Beasley .... extras casting
Scott Dube .... casting assistant
Kristin Lekki .... extras casting coordinator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Frank Avanzo .... set costumer
Jodi Baldwin .... costumer
Patricia Carucci .... tailor
Kathie Pierson .... key tailor
Pamela Waggoner .... set costumer
 
Editorial Department
Robert Berman .... first assistant editor
Lisa Owad .... post-production coordinator
J. Bretton Truett .... on-line editor
C.J. Whelton .... post-production coordinator
Steve Porter .... final colorist (uncredited)
 
Music Department
David Janik .... music editor
G. Marq Roswell .... music supervisor
Adam Swart .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Tyson Bidner .... location manager
Daniel Cabeza .... assistant: Jeremiah Chechik
Sara Clarke .... researcher
Srdjan Dobic .... set production assistant
Seth Gallagher .... assistant: Gordon Greisman
Kim Garman .... first assistant accountant
Gina Hall .... assistant: Mike Tollin
Amanda Hannan .... set production assistant
Hans Hartman .... stand-in
Sam Horwitz .... intern
James J.A. Houle .... office production assistant
Melissa Jacobson .... researcher
Matthew Klipper .... key production accountant
Eric Ladd .... title designer
Sam Louie .... main title designer
Jean Nolte .... office production assistant
John D. Piper II .... production office staff
Meredith C. Powell .... production assistant
Ryan Shibley .... stand-in
Anthony Cooper Smith .... stand-in
Rob Tode .... stand-in
Paul Triggiani .... payroll assistant
Kurt Zelnak .... travel coordinator
Rachel Konstantin .... stand-in (uncredited)
Shilpa Mankikar .... associate production coordinator (uncredited)
 

Series Crew
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Produced by
Joe Davola .... executive producer
Bill Johnson .... producer
Brian Robbins .... producer
Ron Semiao .... executive producer
Michael Tollin .... executive producer
Ron Wechsler .... executive producer
 
Casting by
Billy Hopkins 
Paul Schnee 
 
Makeup Department
Scott H. Eddo .... makeup department head
 
Production Management
Michael Bederman .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sam Hoffman .... second unit director
Philip A. Patterson .... first assistant director
Richard E. White .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Emmy Ellison .... art department coordinator
Kevin L. Raper .... graphic artist
 
Special Effects by
Kathleen Tonkin .... special effects coordinator
Robert Vazquez .... special effects supervisor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Max Frankston .... video assist operator
David Giesbrecht .... still photographer
Anna Novick .... grip
John Oliveri .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
 
Casting Department
Jessica Kelly .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lucia Lettini .... costumer
 
Editorial Department
Jon Decker .... editing room assistant
Jeff Olm .... colorist
 
Other crew
Marty Appel .... consultant
Michelle DeForest .... set production assistant
Mark Durand .... senior director of development
Mark Robert Ellis .... baseball coordinator
Aaron C. Fitzgerald .... set production assistant
Allison Furgal .... assistant production coordinator
David Goller .... production assistant
Scott Hanley .... senior director of programming and event operations
Jamie Hemann .... assistant director of business affairs
Peter G. Howell .... production assistant
Jay McPhaul .... assistant: Bill Johnson
Lindsay Mercer .... second assistant accountant
Heather Neeld .... production coordinator
Jill K. Perno .... set production assistant
Joe Piasecki .... production assistant
Dylan Press .... production assistant
Geoff Reiss .... senior vice president of original entertainment
Jeremy Roberts .... payroll accountant
Rich Rothbell .... stand-in
Connor Schell .... director of development
Gary J. Sims .... assistant accounting
Clinton Vadnais .... production assistant
Cal Wrenn .... assistant baseball coordinator
 
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Additional Details


Did You Know?

Trivia:
2000 MLB American League MVP and slugging Yankees First Baseman Jason Giambi has a cameo as a cab driver who greets Reggie Jackson in New York City.See more »
Goofs:
Anachronisms: Although the series is set in 1977, this episode shows real footage of Yankee games played in 1978 such as the famous collision on May 12, 1978 between outfielders Reggie Jackson and Paul Blair, which allowed Amos Otis of the Royals to score a gamewinning inside-the-park home run.See more »

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