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The Wrestler (2008) Poster

(2008)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Darren Aronofsky

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Robert D. Siegel ... (written by) (as Robert Siegel)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Ernest Miller ...
Dylan Keith Summers ...
Necro Butcher (as Dylan Summers)
Tommy Farra ...
Mike Miller ...
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Admissions Desk Woman
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Scott Siegel ...
Greg
Maurizio Ferrigno ...
Spotter
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Jen
Andrea Langi ...
Alyssa
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Dr. Moayedizadeh
Vale Anoai ...
Pharmacist (as Lynn Tovale Anoa'i)
Ryan Lynn ...
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Strip Club Bachelor
Alyssa Bresnahan ...
Cheeques Bartender
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Hotel Bartender
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Big Chris (as Vernon W. Campbell)
Felice Choi ...
Beautician
Bernadette Penotti ...
Tanning Salon Owner
Johnny Valiant ...
The Legend Johnny Valiant
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Autograph Fan #1 (as Robert Siegel)
Scott Franklin ...
Autograph Fan #2
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Hudson Acres Lady at Deli Counter
Alissa Reisler ...
Young Housewife at Deli Counter
Willy Rosner ...
Touchdown Man at Deli Counter
Rebecca Darke ...
German Potato Salad Lady at Deli Counter
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Teamster at Deli Counter
Abraham Aronofsky ...
Annoyed Man at Deli Counter
Charlotte Aronofsky ...
Annoyed Woman at Deli Counter
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Jameson (as T.J. Kedzieerski)
Jen Cohn ...
Get a Room Lady
Tyrone Scott ...
WXW Announcer (as Maven Bentley)
Douglas Crosby ...
WXW Referee
Larry Mercer ...
CZW Announcer (as Larry Legend)
Nick Papagiorgio ...
CZW Referee (as Nick Papagerio)
Kevin Foote ...
ROH Announcer
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ROH Referee
Andrew Anderson ...
Austin Aries ...
Brian Heffron ...
Wrestler (as Blue Meanie)
Nicky Benz ...
Brolly ...
Lamar Braxton Porter ...
Claudio Castagnoli ...
Wrestler (as Claudio Castignoli)
Cobian ...
Doc Daniels ...
Bobby Dempsey ...
Billy Dream ...
Rob Eckos ...
Nate Hatred ...
Kit Cope ...
Wrestler (as Havoc)
David John Markland ...
Wrestler (as DJ Hyde)
Danny Gimondo ...
Wrestler (as Inferno)
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Wrestler (as Joker)
Judas ...
Kid U.S.A. ...
Lloyd Anoai ...
Wrestler (as LA Smooth)
Toa Maivia ...
Wrestler (as Toa Mairie)
Kevin McDonald ...
Wrestler (as Kevin Matthews)
Charles Renner ...
Wrestler (as Devon Moore)
Pete Nixon ...
Paul E. Normous ...
Papadon ...
Darnell Kittiell ...
Wrestler (as Sabian)
Jay Santana ...
Sugga ...
Larry Sweeney ...
Whacks ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Alyssa's Roommate (uncredited)
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Ring Girl (uncredited)
Peter Bond ...
Pete Nixon (uncredited)
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Strip Club Hood (uncredited)
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Crazy Fan (uncredited)
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Fans at Table (uncredited)
Mike Coughlin ...
Promoter (uncredited)
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Audience Member (uncredited)
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Ringside Fan (uncredited)
Anna-Karin Eskilsson ...
Girl in Supermarket (uncredited)
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Fan at Convention (uncredited)
Richard Graves ...
Fan (uncredited)
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Strip Club Patron (uncredited)
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DJ (uncredited)
Henry Kwan ...
Strip Club Patron (uncredited)
Marca Leigh ...
Wrestling Fan (uncredited)
Jill Lord ...
Autograph Mom (uncredited)
Michael Marino ...
Medic #2 (uncredited)
Helena Mayhem ...
Herself (uncredited)
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Wrestler (uncredited)
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Samoan Wrestler in CZW Locker Room (uncredited)
Vincent James Russo ...
Wrestling Fan (uncredited)
Eric Santamaria ...
Vendor (uncredited)
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Dancer (uncredited)
Paul Thornton ...
Strip Club Patron (uncredited)
Ryan Tygh ...
Fan (uncredited)
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Deli Customer (uncredited)
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Wrestling Fan (uncredited)
Emanuel Yarbrough ...
Sumo Wrestler (uncredited)
John Zandig ...
Wrestler (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Darren Aronofsky ... producer
Scott Franklin ... producer
Evan Ginzburg ... associate producer
Ari Handel ... associate producer
Mark Heyman ... co-producer
Vincent Maraval ... executive producer
Agnès Mentre ... executive producer
Jennifer Roth ... executive producer

Music by 

Clint Mansell

Cinematography by 

Maryse Alberti

Film Editing by 

Andrew Weisblum

Casting By 

Suzanne Crowley
Mary Vernieu

Production Design by 

Tim Grimes

Art Direction by 

Matthew Munn

Set Decoration by 

Theo Sena

Costume Design by 

Amy Westcott

Makeup Department 

Judy Chin ... key makeup artist
Marjorie Durand ... makeup artist
Chris Kelly ... prosthetics crew
Mandy Lyons ... key hair stylist
John Maisano ... prosthetics crew
Michael Marino ... prosthetic makeup designer (as Mike Marino)
E. Morrow ... assistant makeup artist (as Eve Morrow)
Jeffrey Rebelo ... assistant hair stylist
Diana Sikes ... assistant hair stylist
Hayes Villandry ... prosthetics lab supervisor

Production Management 

Alexis Arnold ... production supervisor
Colleen Bachman ... post-production supervisor
Frank Murray ... production supervisor: Philadelphia

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Richard Graves ... first assistant director
Matt Lake ... second second assistant director
Brendan Walsh ... second assistant director

Art Department 

Pastor Alvarado III ... set dresser
Junior Cyrus Baron ... props / set dresser
Jeff Butcher ... property master
Paul Camarro ... set dresser
Travis Child ... camera scenic
Dan Fisher ... assistant property master
Daniel Fisher ... assistant property master
Dennis Franklin ... art assistant
David Scott Gagnon ... leadman
Craig Hench ... art intern
Akeo Ihara ... set dresser
Shane Ingersoll ... art production assistant
Michael Lee Nirenberg ... lead scenic artist
Hollywood Nick Pagani ... picture car wrangler
Eric Pastore ... set dresser
Tim Rossiter ... leadman
Selina van den Brink ... art department coordinator

Sound Department 

Roberto Cappannelli ... sound re-recording mixer
Ryan Collison ... foley engineer
Brian Emrich ... sound designer / sound supervisor
Dror Gescheit ... machine room operator
Anguibe Guindo ... boom operator
Mike Howells ... adr recordist
Ken Ishii ... production sound mixer
Phil John ... loop artist
Dan Korintus ... dialogue editor (as Daniel Korintus)
Tony Martinez ... supervising adr editor / supervising dialogue editor
Joe Origlieri ... sound mixer: second unit
Eliza Paley ... sound effects editor
Jay Peck ... foley artist
Jacob Ribicoff ... sound designer / sound re-recording mixer / sound supervisor
Stuart Stanley ... foley editor
Eric Strausser ... assistant sound editor / sound recordist
Bill Sweeney ... sound effects editor (as William Sweeney)
Dominick Tavella ... sound re-recording mixer
Eric Vierhaus ... sound consultant: Dolby
Paul Yurt ... systems engineer
John Soukup ... sound transfer (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Drew Jiritano ... special effects
Andrew Mortelliti ... special effects technician

Visual Effects by 

Adam Avitabile ... flame artist
Chad Buehler ... digital compositor
Jessica Elvin ... conform editor
Randall Furino ... videogame programmer
Kristyn Hume ... main title sequence / videogame imagery
Barbara Jean Kearney ... digital intermediate executive producer
Eric Leverenz ... digital retouching
Morgan Miller ... digital retouching
Jesse Morrow ... fire artist
Erin L. Nelson ... digital restoration
Joseph Ryals ... digital film scanning and recording
Chad Schott ... digital compositor
Dan Schrecker ... visual effects supervisor
Daniel Silverman ... digital film scanning and recording
Andy Simonson ... visual effects coordinator
Wilson Tang ... digital restoration
Niko Tavernise ... visual effects

Stunts 

Heather Arthur ... stunts
Jonathan Arthur ... stunts
Jared Burke ... assistant stunt coordinator
Armond Cecere ... stunt double
Douglas Crosby ... stunt coordinator
Brandon Dicamillo ... stunts
Rocco Forgione ... stunts / utility stunts
Robert Oppel ... stunts
Jon Trosky ... assistant stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ruark Behan ... grip
Travis Cadalzo ... second assistant camera
Howard J. Cournoyer ... moving light programmer
Nick Deeg ... second assistant camera: "b"camera
Jeffrey Dutemple ... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Autumn Eakin ... additional second assistant camera
Michael Gallart ... rigging gaffer / theatrical lighting director
Philip Gleason ... video assist operator
Aurore Guyot ... camera intern
Timothy Healy ... rigging gaffer
William Hines ... generator operator
Graham Klatt ... key rigging grip
William Louthe ... electrician
Doug Meils ... additional rigging electric
Jerad Molkenthin ... electrician
Peter Nolan ... camera operator
Malcolm A. Purnell ... first assistant camera
Edward Read ... light board programmer
Chris Skutch ... key grip
David Skutch ... gaffer
Niko Tavernise ... still photographer
James Temme ... rigging electrician
Daniel Wiener ... second assistant camera

Casting Department 

Lori Eastside ... casting associate / extras casting
Todd Feldman ... casting associate
Lindsay Graham ... casting associate
Jessica Kelly ... casting associate
Robert Oppel ... extras casting assistant
Grant Wilfley ... extras casting (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Arlynn Abseck ... set costumer
Steffany Bernstein ... costume supervisor
Estella Marie ... seamstress
Lenore Pemberton ... assistant costume designer
Nicci Schinman ... set costumer

Editorial Department 

Victoria Anderson ... colorist assistant
Barry Blaschke ... post-production assistant
Dana Bloder ... digital intermediate producer
Don Ciana ... color timer
Pete Conlin ... post production
Jessica Elvin ... digital restoration
Charles Herzfeld ... post facility supervisor
Jonathan Hoffman ... post production
Barbara Jean Kearney ... digital intermediate executive producer
Richie Roefaro ... editorial assistant: Technicolor
Tim Stipan ... digital intermediate colorist
Bobbie Thomas ... colorist: dailies
Kevin Vale ... digital film scanning and recording
Kenneth Wachtel ... first assistant editor
Michael P. Whipple ... digital intermediate engineer

Music Department 

Jim Black ... music supervisor
Dan Evans Farkas ... music editor
Geoff Foster ... score engineer & mixer
Bruce Fowler ... orchestrator
Julie Greaux ... music licensing
Eric V. Hachikian ... composer: additional music
Gabe Hilfer ... music supervisor
Katia Lewin Jablonsky ... score mix assistant (as Katia Lewin) / score mixing assistant (as Katia Lewin Palomo)
Clint Mansell ... musician: e-bow, additional guitar, bass, piano
Slash ... musician: guitar
Nigel Wiesehan ... assistant to composer / musician: percussion
Eve Nelson ... composer: additional music (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Jim Buckman ... transportation captain
Charlie Fay ... driver
Kenneth Garrison ... driver
Brett Michel ... driver
Vic Miech ... driver

Other crew 

Afa Anoai ... wrestling trainer: Mr. Rourke (as Afa Anoa'i)
Michael Barnes ... financial legal services
Beverly Billin ... production coordinator
Susan Bliss ... post script services
Jason Booth ... key production assistant
Anna Bosco ... payroll accountant
Nate Braeuer ... assistant location manager
Jeff Chena ... stand in: Mr Rourke
Kristyn DiPane ... mastering project manager
Daniel Druker ... personal trainer: Mr. Rourke
Maureen Duffy ... completion guarantor
Tom Farra ... trainer
Karin M. Gaarder ... assistant to Ms Tomei
Joanne Getson ... production secretary
Aurore Guyot ... office production assistant
Sean Hogan ... production accountant
Molly Irwin ... production assistant: first team
Abi Jackson ... key location assistant
Andrew Jones ... production office intern
Rie Katagiri ... dance consultant: Ms. Tomei
Conor Kelly ... key production assistant
Kristen Konvitz ... assistant to agnes mentre
Misty La Vina ... dance consultant: Ms. Tomei (as Misty LaVina)
Michael J. Linowes ... legal counsel / production legal
C.J. Maldonado ... adr loop artist
Stephanie A. Marquardt ... additional script supervisor
Soren Miltich ... production assistant
Matthew Monaco ... first assistant accountant
Frank Murray ... production accountant
Jesse Ozeri ... set intern
Anthony Pettine ... script supervisor
Daniel Pollack ... location scout
Joe Proietto ... production office intern
Caryn Sarnicki ... set intern
Jeff Sedwick ... set intern
Mike Sime ... video playback engineer
Ryan Smith ... location manager
Jennifer Sonnenfeld ... office production assistant
Jon Trosky ... trainer
Joseph Turner ... set production assistant
Katie Watson ... business representative: SAG
Sasa Watt ... production assistant
Henry Winnik ... locations intern
Justin Wolfson ... assistant: Mr. Rourke
Travis Wood ... assistant: Mr. Aronofsky
Igor Yankilevich ... set intern
Ryan Chatel ... production office intern: PROTOZOA Pictures (uncredited)
Liam Doyle ... production assistant (uncredited)

Thanks 

Tony Atlas ... thanks
Nikita Breznikov ... thanks
Dory Funk Jr. ... thanks
Shane Ingersoll ... special thanks
Ed Leslie ... thanks (as Brutus Beefcake)
Josip Peruzovic ... thanks (as Nikolai Volkoff)
Jason Reso ... thanks (as Jay Reso)
Johnny Rodz ... thanks
Axl Rose ... special thanks
Stuart Rosenberg ... in memory of
Richie Rotten ... thanks
Adrian Street ... thanks

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