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Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Alexander Payne

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Alexander Payne ... (screenplay) and
Nat Faxon ... (screenplay) &
Jim Rash ... (screenplay)
 
Kaui Hart Hemmings ... (novel)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Sid
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Grace A. Cruz ...
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Karen Kuioka Hironaga ...
Carmen Kaichi ...
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Cousin Ralph
Matt Esecson ...
Cousin Hal
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Cousin Milo
Stanton Johnston ...
Cousin Stan
Jon McManus ...
Cousin Six (as Jonathan McManus)
Hugh Foster ...
Cousin Wink
Tiare R. Finney ...
Cousin Connie
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Cousin Dave
Milt Kogan ...
Dr. Johnston
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Kai Mitchell
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Troy Cook (as Laird Hamilton)
Aileen 'Boo' Arnold ...
Dorm Supervisor
Esther Kang ...
Alex's Roommate
Melissa Kim ...
Alex's Drunken Friend
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Barbara L. Southern ...
Alice 'Tutu' Thorson (as Barbara Lee Southern)
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Reina
Matt Reese ...
Buzz
Zoel Turnbull ...
Hotel Clerk
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Linda Rose Herman ...
Grief Counselor
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Barry Thorson
Darryl K. Gonzales ...
Tahiti Nui Singer (Kanak Attack)
Koko Kanealii ...
Tahiti Nui Singer (Kanak Attack)
Romey 'Keola' Yokotake ...
Tahiti Nui Singer (Kanak Attack)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Drunk Guy #2
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Passenger (uncredited)
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Bicyclist (uncredited)
Tom Holowach ...
King cousin (uncredited)
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Troys Roaddog (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Tracy Boyd ... associate producer
Jim Burke ... producer
George Parra ... co-producer
Alexander Payne ... producer
Jim Taylor ... producer

Cinematography by 

Phedon Papamichael ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Kevin Tent

Casting By 

John Jackson

Production Design by 

Jane Ann Stewart

Art Direction by 

T.K. Kirkpatrick ... (as Timothy T.K. Kirkpatrick)

Set Decoration by 

Matt Callahan

Costume Design by 

Wendy Chuck

Makeup Department 

Julie Hewett ... makeup department head
Karen Iboshi Preiser ... makeup artist
Debra Rego ... hair stylist
Waldo Sanchez ... hair department head

Production Management 

Renee Confair ... production supervisor (as Renee Confair Sensano)
Mads Hansen ... assistant production manager
George Parra ... production manager
Rick Reynolds ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Scott August ... second assistant director
Tracy Boyd ... second unit director
Richard L. Fox ... first assistant director
Joyce McCarthy ... first assistant director: second unit
Amy Wilkins ... second second assistant director (as Amy Wilkins Bronson)

Art Department 

Kaanoi Cabrina ... assistant property master (as Kaanoi Cabrinha)
Alvin S. Cabrinha Jr. ... property master (as Alvin Cabrinha)
Jonah Chang ... carpenter
Brian Costa ... swing gang
Scott Ejercito ... assistant property master
Sidney Etrata ... swing gang
Justin Fischer ... swing gang
Serena Rios Flores ... art department coordinator
Stani Franklin ... researcher: set decoration
Jason Garner ... assistant art director
Quintin D. Gasper ... carpenter
Sean Hallock ... swing gang
Alexandra Hearn ... art department production assistant
Craig Hoffmann ... on-set dresser
Michael Kaahanni Jr. ... leadman
Michael Kaahanui III ... swing gang
Gerard Kaman ... construction carpenter
Derrick Kaupiko ... swing gang
Eric Kitaoka ... swing gang
Eric Knight ... standby painter
Nancy Z. Knight ... set painter (as Nancy Zahumensky Knight)
Robert E. Knight ... head painter (as Robert Ellison Knight)
Camille Komine ... set decorating buyer
Ivan M. Lizares ... carpenter
Butch Lum ... toolman
John Marano ... leadman
Edward Medeiros Jr. ... laborer (as Edward Medeiros)
Ace Newman ... swing gang
Shanna Norton ... set decorating buyer
Alvin Pittler ... construction foreman
Douglas Rasmussen ... carpenter
Sylvia K. Ringgold ... construction medic
Isaia Robins ... assistant greens
Josefa Robins ... construction medic
Kenneth K. Sato ... construction coordinator
Ben Shafer ... laborer (as Benjamin Shafer)
Sam Sternthall ... swing gang
Darrell Tachibana ... assistant greens
Kaleo Wong ... swing gang
Liloa Wong ... greensman (as C. Liloa Wong)
Ronn Wong ... swing gang

Sound Department 

Derek Casari ... adr stage engineer
Patrick Cyccone Jr. ... sound re-recording mixer (as Patrick Cyccone)
Russell Farmarco ... sound editor (as Russ Farmarco)
Jonathan Fuh ... boom person (as Jonathan Lee Ger Fuh)
Frank Gaeta ... additional re-recording mixer / sound designer / supervising sound editor
Luis Galdames ... sound editor
José Antonio García ... production sound mixer
Patrick Giraudi ... sound editor
Brian Hackett ... production sound mixer: interviews
Matthew P. Hanson ... assistant sound editor (as Matt Hanson)
Kaspar Hugentobler ... re-recording engineer
Joe Iemola ... sound editor
James Moriana ... foley artist
Chris Navarro ... adr mixer
Justin Van Hout ... assistant v.o. engineer
Brett Voss ... foley mixer
Chris Wiecking ... sound utility (as Christopher Wiecking)
Jeffrey Wilhoit ... foley artist
John Soukup ... sound transfer (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Salvatore Catanzaro ... compositor
Mark Dornfeld ... visual effects supervisor
Michele Ferrone ... visual effects producer
R.J. Harbour ... digital compositor
Nicholas Hasson ... compositor
Paulina Kuszta ... visual effects coordinator
Alex Romano ... compositor
Jose A. Alfonzo ... visual effects (uncredited)
Mikyoung Hahm ... titles designer & animator (uncredited)

Stunts 

Terry Ahue ... stunts
Todd Bradley ... stunts
Craig H. Davidson ... stunts (as Craig Davidson)
Errol Kane ... stunts
Brian L. Keaulana ... stunt coordinator
Keoni Keaulana ... stunts (as Keoni K. Keaulana)
Noland Martin ... stunts
Paul J. Merino ... stunts
James K. Miranda ... stunts
Aden Stay ... stunts
Marcus Young ... stunts
Titus Kinimaka ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Rylan Akama ... second assistant b camera
Norman Akau ... rigging grip (as Norman Akau III)
Mike Bacon ... playback: VTR
Matthew Berner ... first assistant camera: second unit
Troy Boggess ... electrician / lighting technician
Richard J. Brock ... first assistant b camera
Gustavo Brum ... epk cinematographer
Cole Chetney ... company grip
Don Chong ... rigging electric
Shawn Christensen ... electrician
Rick Crum ... electrician / grip
Chuck Cullen ... electrician
Kanoa Dahlin ... camera loader
Drew Desjarlais ... electrician
Charles Ehrlinger ... best boy grip
Christian Franklin ... camera production assistant
Vance Gage ... key rigging grip
Ray Garcia ... key grip
James Goldman ... second assistant a camera
Michael J. Gregg ... rigging grip (as Michael 'Jason' Gregg)
Jeffrey M. Hall ... gaffer (as Jeff Hall)
Patrick Hoeschen ... best boy electric
Tweed Johnston ... company grip
Keola Jones ... dolly grip
Lee Kaneakua ... company grip
Kevin Kersting ... key grip: second unit
Don King ... underwater camera operator
Scott Lisetor ... company grip
Trevor Loomis ... first assistant a camera
Brian Matsumura ... second assistant camera: second unit
Annie McEveety ... first assistant camera: second unit (as Ann McEveety Allen)
David Pearlberg ... dolly grip
Tom Penny ... best boy rigging grip / key grip: second unit
Radan Popovic ... director of photography: second unit
P. Scott Sakamoto ... a camera operator / steadicam operator
Joe Sanchez ... first assistant a camera (as Joseph Sanchez)
Tuiaana Scanlan ... rigging grip
Keoki Smith ... rigging electric
Monte Swann ... playback: 24 frame video
Rafael E. Sánchez ... gaffer
Roger Thompson ... electrician
Brian Tilden ... gaffer
Don Tomich ... rigging gaffer
Raimar van den Bylaardt II ... best boy rigging electric (as Raimar 'Ray' Bylaardt) / rigging electric best boy (as Raimar Bylaardt)
Warner R. Wacha ... second assistant camera: second unit
Mike Weisbrod ... rigging electric
Merie Weismiller Wallace ... still photographer
Curtis Wingert ... rigging electric
Michael Romano ... rigging electrician (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Anna Fishburn ... additional extras casting
Wes Ford ... casting assistant
Barbara Harris ... adr voice casting
Andy Henry ... casting associate
Sherlan N. Koloi ... casting associate
John McAlary ... casting associate
Yesi Ramirez ... casting associate
Susanne Scheel ... casting assistant
Katie Taylor ... casting associate
Christian Kaplan ... executive in charge of casting (uncredited)
Rachel Sutton ... location casting (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Carmen Rodrigues Davis ... costume production assistant (as Carmen L. Rodrigues)
Dana Kay Hart ... costume supervisor (as Dana Hart)
Anne Hoss ... ager/dyer
Michelle Moder ... costume buyer
Ivy Chiem Rowan ... seamstress
Susan Strubel ... key costumer
Linda Vollert ... costumer
Robyn Zucker ... costumer

Editorial Department 

Brian Bautista ... editorial production assistant
Christine Carr ... digital intermediate producer
Mindy Elliott ... assistant editor
Joe Finley ... digital intermediate colorist
Brian Gee ... dailies assistant
Nicholas Hasson ... smoke editor
Mikki Levi ... apprentice editor
Bryan Park ... film scanning operator: Modern VideoFilm
Jim Passon ... color timer
Alex Romano ... digital intermediate on-line editor
Kay Sievert ... colorist: high definition dailies

Music Department 

Dondi Bastone ... music supervisor
Richard Ford ... executive music producer / music editor
Eugene Kulikov ... composer: additional music

Transportation Department 

Kelly Loo ... transportation co-captain (as Kelly Loo Jr)
Anna Reed ... transportation dispatcher
John Reed ... transportation coordinator
Aaron Torres ... transportation captain

Other crew 

Coleen Aiello ... first assistant accountant (as 'Co-Co' Aiello)
Joseph Aikala ... production secretary (as Joseph Kaleo'onalani Aikala)
Laurie Arakaki ... production intern
Cameron Arguelles ... quality control
Deidre Backs ... assistant: Jim Burke
Kelly Barnes ... set medic
John Brady ... craft service
Debra Burgess ... payroll accountant
Sean G. Burke ... production assistant: intern
Nathan Carlson ... title designer: art and graphic design
Gregory S. Carr ... production assistant (as Greg Carr)
Shawna Carver ... production assistant
Timmy Chinn ... location assistant
Kimberly Choi ... second assistant accountant
Katrin Chong ... key assistant location manager
Sanoe Damon ... production intern
Jeff Dash ... production accountant
Rebecca Davis ... studio teacher
Vincent Desrosiers-Nault ... production intern
Evan Endicott ... developement and production executive
Dinesh Fernando ... cook
Tal Fiala ... account executive
Todd Fink ... production intern
Jeff Fishman ... set production assistant: second unit
Max Garcia ... cook
Liz Georgoff ... production assistant
Dustin Goldstein ... key location assistant
Matt Goldstein ... assistant location manager
Linda Graham ... location assistant: second unit
Claudia Gray ... unit publicist
Karen Greenlee ... location scout
Jessica Caress Hamamoto ... production assistant
Nancy Honeycutt ... production coordinator
Jeremy Johnson ... production intern
Lee Johnson ... production intern
Leah Kaina ... production intern
Xanadu Kekuewa ... craft service
Mara Kerum ... chef
Tyler Kueffner ... production intern
Ryan Lam ... production intern
Josh Land ... production office intern
Lisa Lee Mitchell ... assistant production coordinator
Dagny Looper ... stand-in
Victor Lozano ... marine coordinator
Troy Manandic ... stand-in
Brad Dirk Martin ... boat captain
Larissa Martinez ... accounting clerk
Angel McConnell ... assistant: George Clooney
Courtney McCrory ... assistant accountant: post production
Dana Ledoux Miller ... production assistant
Anna Musso ... assistant: to Alexander Payne (as Anna Lauren Musso)
Nicole Nakamoto ... second assistant accountant
Karen Neasi ... clearances co-ordinator / product placement coordinator
Anthony Ocasio ... post production assistant
Nicole Oudinot ... production assistant
Nick Ower ... production intern
Pablo Paz ... production intern
Stockton David Porter ... production assistant
Art Rivers ... location manager: second unit
Rebecca Robertson ... script supervisor (as Rebecca Robertson-Szwaja)
Darren Rodriguez ... craft service assistant
Andrew Rydzewski ... second unit factotum (as Andy Rydzewski)
Jason Skweres ... set decoration researcher
Ashley C. Smith ... travel and shipping coordinator
Cameron Spencer ... behind the scenes filmmaker
Gary Stone ... security: George Clooney
Rachel Streater ... assistant: to G. Parra
Angela Tillson ... assistant location manager
Amber Joy Tomasello ... set production assistant: second unit
Jim Triplett ... location manager
Robert Wong ... marine coordinator (as Rob Wong)
Susan Wyshynski ... stand-in: female lead

Thanks 

Gavan Daws ... the filmmakers thank
Andy Lautenbach ... the filmmakers thank
Carri Morgan ... the filmmakers thank
John Morgan ... the filmmakers thank
Randall Roth ... the filmmakers thank
Julia Porter Steele ... the filmmakers thank

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