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Kill the Messenger (2014) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Michael Cuesta

Writing Credits  

Peter Landesman ... (written by)
 
Gary Webb ... (book)
 
Nick Schou ... (book)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Ronald J. Quail
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Quail's Girlfriend
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L.A. Sheriff
Hajji Golightly ...
DEA Agent
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Bob
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Ian Webb
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Eric Webb
Parker Douglas ...
Christine Webb
Kai Schmoll ...
Sacramento Journalist
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Rich Kline (as Josh Close)
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Coral Baca
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Rafael Cornejo
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Tom Jordan ...
San Francisco Judge
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DEA Agent Jones (as Clay Kraski)
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Danilo Blandon
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Alan Fenster
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Ricky Ross
Kristen Danch-Powell ...
Watts Girl
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Ricky Ross Trial Judge
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Jerry Ceppos
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Guard
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Hansjorg Baier
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Soldier
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Fred Weil
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DEA Agent Miller
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Anonymous Agent
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Marc Mansfield
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Leo Wolinsky
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Los Angeles Times Editor
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Richard Zuckerman
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Washington Post Editor
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Doug Farah
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Female Anchor
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San Jose Mercury News Editor
Brik Berkes ...
Outside Counsel
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Detective
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Man in Suit
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John Cullen
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Pete
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Ricky Ross Henchman (uncredited)
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DEA Agent (uncredited)
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Reporter Washington Post (uncredited)
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DC Business Woman (uncredited)
Brie Beckman ...
Talk Show Producer (uncredited)
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Juror (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Medo Cash ...
Nicaraguan Contra (uncredited)
Dan Caudill ...
Cop (uncredited)
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LA Times Journalist (uncredited)
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Prisoner (uncredited)
Vinny Costa ...
CIA Agent (uncredited)
Scot Cregan ...
Washington, DC Lobbyist (uncredited)
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Gang Banger (uncredited)
John Deutch ...
Himself - Director of CIA (archive footage) (uncredited)
Orlando Vargas Diaz ...
Prison Warden (uncredited)
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Tourist (uncredited)
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Attorney (uncredited)
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Inmate / Caddy (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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LA Journalist (uncredited)
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Kidnapper (uncredited)
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CIA Agent (uncredited)
Eduardo Gonzalez ...
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Shawn Gonzalez ...
Car Passenger (uncredited)
Danny Gray ...
CIA / Sheriff (uncredited)
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Courtroom Sheriff / CIA Agent (uncredited)
Chip Gunnell ...
San Jose Mercury Journalist (uncredited)
Sandra Harrison ...
Neighbor (uncredited)
Roger Herrera ...
Latin America Town Street Vendor (uncredited)
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Pedestrian / Car Driver (uncredited)
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Prisoner (uncredited)
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Washington Post Journalist (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Debi Kimsey ...
Wall Street Journalist (uncredited)
Jesse Kindred ...
Dallas Morning News Journalist (uncredited)
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Journalist (uncredited)
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San Jose Mercury Journalist (uncredited)
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San Jose Mercury Reporter (uncredited)
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Nicaraguan Villager (uncredited)
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Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Gang Member (uncredited)
Scott Ledbetter ...
Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)
Dominic M. Lee ...
Gang Banger (uncredited)
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Jaguar Driver (uncredited)
Ryan Lewis ...
The Man at Door (uncredited)
Trina Lloyd ...
Marc Mansfield's Secretary (uncredited)
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Journalist (uncredited)
Anthony R. McClara ...
Prisoner (uncredited)
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San Jose Journalist (uncredited)
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Businessman (uncredited)
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Hospital Administrtor (uncredited)
Mrs. The Diva Nelson ...
Prisoner (uncredited)
Ryan Nesset ...
Journalist at the San Jose Newspaper (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
James Northway ...
American Van Driver (uncredited)
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Precision Driver / Pedestrian (uncredited)
David Peavy ...
San Jose Mercury News Reporter (uncredited)
Jon Douglas Rainey ...
Suspicious Man (uncredited)
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Lawyer (uncredited)
Sean Hassan Rogers ...
Prisoner Playing Cards (uncredited)
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Jonathan Yarnold (uncredited)
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Soccer Player (Inmate) (uncredited)
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Contra General (uncredited)
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Washington Post Journalist (uncredited)
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Dave (uncredited)
Craig Sutters ...
Photographer (uncredited)
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Society Director (uncredited)
Wenzell Washington ...
Gang Member in Car (uncredited)
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Reporter (uncredited)
Melissa Williamson ...
Neighbor (uncredited)
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Neighborhood Gangsta (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Pamela Abdy ... executive producer
Michael Bederman ... executive producer
Naomi Despres ... producer
Don Handfield ... executive producer
Peter Landesman ... executive producer
Jeremy Renner ... producer
Scott Stuber ... producer

Music by 

Nathan Johnson

Cinematography by 

Sean Bobbitt

Film Editing by 

Brian A. Kates

Casting By 

Avy Kaufman

Production Design by 

John Paino

Art Direction by 

Scott G. Anderson ... (as Scott Anderson)

Set Decoration by 

Carl Catanese
Nicole LeBlanc

Costume Design by 

Kimberly Adams-Galligan ... (as Kimberly Adams)
Doug Hall

Makeup Department 

Lydia Bensimmon ... key hair stylist: Washington DC (as Lydia Benaim)
Felicity Bowring ... makeup department head
Andrea C. Brotherton ... hair stylist
Lawrence Davis ... hair department head
Carol S. Federman ... key makeup artist: Washington DC
Kimberly Jones ... key makeup artist
Sarah Mays ... third makeup artist
Monty Schuth ... key hair stylist
Michael S. Ward ... wig technician
Michael White ... hair department head

Production Management 

Alison Beckett ... post-production supervisor
Michael Bederman ... unit production manager
Gigi Causey ... production supervisor
Ashley Harrington ... post-production manager
Nick Monton ... head of production
Louis Phillips ... executive in charge of production
Peggy Pridemore ... production supervisor: Washington DC
Josh Rappaport ... post-production manager: Focus Features
Ben Urquhart ... Post Production Executive

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Michael Bederman ... second unit director
Luke Crawford ... first assistant director: second unit / second second assistant director
Cal Johnson ... second unit director
Douglas M. Jones ... second second assistant director: Washington DC (as Doug Jones)
Amir R. Khan ... second assistant director
Jessie Sasser Kloos ... additional second assistant director
Alison C. Rosa ... second assistant director: Washington DC
David Ticotin ... first assistant director
Mike Tsucalas ... additional second assistant director

Art Department 

Paige Adair ... graphic designer
Rose Ashikyan ... props buyer
Edward J. Borasch Jr. ... property master (as Ed Borasch Jr)
John Bradley ... construction foreman
Jonna Capehart ... set dresser
Kate Carscallen ... set dresser
Lane Cheek ... set dresser
Erin Choroszylow ... set dresser
Jason Dancer ... clearances: production assistant
Ben Dishun ... set dresser
Scott Einbinder ... set dresser
Carol Francoso ... on set painter
John Fulcher ... leadman
Laurie Garner ... sets buyer: daily crew
Craig Gilmore ... storyboard artist
Drew Guajardo ... assistant property master
Gabe Harrington ... scenic artist
Jason Hatcher ... motion graphics designer
Jen Hicks ... assistant property master
Jason Ivey ... property master: Washington DC
Kip Jamison ... set dresser
Adam Johnson ... gang boss
Patrick S. Johnson ... rush roadie/set dresser / set dresser
William Craig Johnson ... on set dresser (as Craig Johnson)
Nina Kyle ... gang boss
Jose Libao ... set dresser
Chloe Lipp ... art department coordinator
Jayme Leach Long ... set designer (as Jayme Long)
Travis Love ... property master: second unit
Chuck McCourt ... set dresser
Paul Miller ... leadman
Swift Moseley ... greensman
Grahame Ménage ... scenic foreman
Samuel Bridger Parker ... art production assistant (as Sam Parker)
Jossakeed Profit ... carpenter
Alan Robbins ... construction medic
Marlow Sanchez ... construction coordinator
Ann Stacy ... charge scenic
John Thomason ... set painter
Alexandra West ... buyer

Sound Department 

Rich Bologna ... sound effects editor
Jennifer Bowman ... post sound producer: Pop Sound
Kam Chan ... foley editor
Marko A. Costanzo ... foley artist
Greg Crawford ... adr mixer
Mitch Dorf ... a.d.r. mixer
Jay Fisher ... adr mixer
Shane Hayes ... adr recordist
Maegan Hayward ... post production mixing facility coordinator
Sherrell Hodges ... facility manager
Paul Hsu ... re-recording mixer / supervising sound editor
Bobby Johanson ... adr mixer
Kyle D. Krajewski ... adr recordist
Craig Kyllonen ... mix technician
George A. Lara ... foley engineer
Marissa Littlefield ... adr editor
Michael Miller ... adr mixer
Jennifer Monterroso ... post sound producer: Todd Soundelux
Branka Mrkic ... dialogue editor (as Branka Mrkic-Tana)
James Nichols ... dolby sound consultant
Jordan O'Neill ... Datasat Sound Mastering Engineer
Michael Rivera ... ADR recordist
Steve Saada ... boom operator: Washington DC
Aron Siegel ... sound mixer
Paul Sorohan ... utility sound
Gail Stockton ... foley editor
Dennis Towns ... sound mixer: Washington DC
Tami Treadwell ... adr mixer
Luciano Vignola ... assistant sound editor
Allen Lee Williams III ... boom operator (as Allen Williams)

Special Effects by 

Wayne Beauchamp ... special effects
Ken Reid ... special effects foreman
Kathy Tonkin ... special effects coordinator

Visual Effects by 

Karl Coyner ... pipeline technical director
Adam Gandola ... compositing
Alex Hatfield ... compositing
Deron Hoffmeyer ... visual effects associate supervisor: on set
Christian Kugler ... digital matte painting
Zach Lewis ... pipeline td
Christian Madera ... visual effects editor: Method Studios NY
Sharon Marcussen ... compositing
David Marte ... rotoscope supervisor: Method Studios
Michael Means ... tracker/matchmover
Charlotte Raffi ... visual effects producer
Carlos Rosario ... rotoscoping
Dan Seddon ... visual effects supervisor
Wendy Seddon ... compositing supervisor
Greg M. Silverman ... visual effects artist
Katherine Soares ... visual effects coordinator (as Katherine Filtranti)
Evan Wen ... compositor
Joseph Yun ... roto artist

Stunts 

Michael Ahl ... precision driver
Stanton Barrett ... stunt coordinator: second unit / stunt driver
Nick DeKay ... stunt motorcycle rider / stunt performer
Regis Harrington ... motorcycle stunts
Cal Johnson ... stunt coordinator / stunt double: Jeremy Renner
Robin Lee Maggy ... utility stunts
Tony McFarr ... water safety
Anthony Molinari ... stunt coordinator
Lonnie R. Smith Jr. ... stunts (as Lonnie R. Smith)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ryan Abrams ... loader
Richard Arnold ... grip
Don Aros ... key grip: Washington DC (as Donny Aros)
Luke Bareis ... rigging electric
Sean Bobbitt ... a camera operator
Kelly R. Borisy ... a dolly grip
Hugh Braselton ... second assistant a camera
Geoff Bremner ... grip
J. Christopher Campbell ... camera operator
David Chameides ... steadicam/b camera operator
Cristen Clark ... best boy electric
Bobby Costello ... grip
Stephen Crowley ... gaffer
Sean Cruz ... electric
Juvonn Daves ... grip
Michael J. Davis ... best boy electric (as Mike Davis)
Chad Deslatte ... grip
Julie Donovan ... first assistant a camera
Fred Duffer ... video playback: second unit / video utility
Rami Elias ... electric
Terry Fitzpatrick ... computer playback operator
William Frazier ... rigging electric (as Will Frazier)
Dan Furst ... video assist
James Biggame Gallimore ... video playback
Tony Gandolfi ... grip
Jeremy Gerken ... electric
Bob Gorelick ... "b" camera/Steadicam operator / director of photography: splinter unit
William J. Gray ... first assistant b camera (as Bill Gray)
Carl Hamilton ... grip
Kenneth Harris ... best boy electric
Matthew Haskins ... second assistant b camera (as Matt Haskins)
Jason Hatcher ... computer playback operator
Louise Marie Hernon ... genny operator (as Louise Hernon)
Andrew Hoehn Jr. ... first assistant b camera (as Andy Hoehn)
Anthony Jacobs ... grip: second unit / rigging grip
John Kimmer ... best boy grip
Joe Kurtz ... grip
John Lally ... best boy rigging electric
Bret Lanius ... first assistant camera: second unit (as Brett Lanius)
Lane Leagans ... best boy grip: second unit / best boy rigging grip
Chris Lumpkin ... key grip: second unit / key rigging grip
Andrew Martin ... rigging electric
Matthew C. McCarthy ... grip (as Matt McCarthy)
Nathan McConnell ... second assistant camera: second unit
Mark McKinney ... basecamp electric: genny operator
David McLendon ... lighting technician
Saul McSween ... loader: second unit
David Miksch ... rigging electric (as Dave Miksch)
Christian Adam Moreno ... electrician
Greg Morse ... 24 frame video
Shawn A. Mutchler ... second assistant b camera
Jamie Pair ... second assistant b camera
Kerry Rawlins ... key grip
Kenny Rivenbark ... libra head tech (as Kenny Riverbark)
Mackie Roberts ... best boy grip
Nick Rowland ... electric
Tim Ryan ... electric / second unit gaffer
Schenley Sargusingh ... electric
Stephen Sherwood ... computer/video playback
Mary F. Stankiewicz ... first assistant b camera
Wes Sullivan ... gaffer: Washington DC
Paul Varrieur ... second unit camera operator / second unit director of photography
Ben Warren ... grip: second unit / rigging grip
Victoria K. Warren ... second assistant camera: "b" camera - dayplayer
Steve Zigler ... rigging gaffer (as Steven Zigler)
Chuck Zlotnick ... still photographer

Casting Department 

Jamie Lynn Catrett ... extras casting
Dann Fink ... adr voice casting
Shay Griffin ... casting: Atlanta
Ashley Lambert ... adr voice casting
Rose Locke ... extras casting
Alan Scott Neal ... casting assistant
Kris Redding ... casting associate: Atlanta
Brittany Susko ... extras casting production assistant
Daniel Ulf ... extras casting assistant (as Dan Ulf)
Bruce Winant ... adr voice casting
Dagmar Wittmer ... extras casting: Washington DC
Leeba Zakharov ... casting associate
Alex Iskounen ... casting assistant (uncredited)
Krista Jasper ... casting intern (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Linda Boyland ... key costumer: Washington DC
Synithia Cochran ... seamstress
Deb Dalton ... costume supervisor: Washington DC
Lauren Driskill ... additional costumer
Shayne Allen Duhon ... set costumer (as Shayne Duhon)
K. Drew Fuller ... costume supervisor (as Drew Fuller)
Mauricia Grant ... set costumer
Keith Hudson ... head ager/dyer
Adele Hunt ... buyer: and assistant key
Alexyz Danine Kemp ... set costumer
Rafielle Kirkland ... wardrobe assistant
Keith G. Lewis ... shopper
Minerva Diann Savoy ... tailor
Heather Sease ... key costumer
Bridget Shields ... additional costumer

Editorial Department 

Matthew Booras ... first assistant editor
Matt Breitenbach ... digital intermediate conform artist
Giovanni DiGiorgio ... digital intermediate color assistant
Ryan Duffy ... dailies technician
Tom Gehring ... digital intermediate color assistant
Aleks Gezentsvey ... assistant editor
Tricia Holmes ... post-production assistant
Kevin Krout ... colorist: dailies
Karen Maish ... dailies producer
Philippe Majdalani ... digital intermediate producer
Keetin Mayakara ... post-production coordinator
Tom Poole ... digital intermediate colorist
Dave Pultz ... color timer: photochemical
Christopher Rand ... assistant editor
Russ Robertson ... account executive
Larry Shore ... dailies supervisor
Crystal Whelan ... dailies project manager
Barbier Lucie ... drs artist (uncredited)

Location Management 

Kyle Carey ... locations production assistant
Nicholas Glekas ... location assistant: Washington D.C
Sonya Hooks ... location coordinator
Michael S. Jones ... location manager
Tim McClure ... key assistant location manager / location scout
Angie Dean Morrison ... location scout (as Angie Dean)
Caroline Nightbird ... locations scout
Matthew Dillon Noonan ... key assistant location manager: Washington DC
Deisha Oliver ... location scout
Lane Steffler ... assistant location manager / location scout
Cryselle Stewart ... location coordinator / location scout

Music Department 

Christine Bergren ... music legal services
Jim Black ... music supervisor
Judson Crane ... arranged and performed by / guitar: ambiences and guitarviol / strings arranged by
John M. Davis ... music editor
Nathan Johnson ... arranged and performed by / original score producer
Darren King ... drums & percussion
Justin Lieberman ... strings engineer
Ryan McCullough ... assistant
Chris Mears ... arranged and performed by
Suzana Peric ... music editor
Hal Rosenfeld ... assistant
Frank Wolf ... drums engineer / score mixer

Transportation Department 

Tara Ansley ... dot compliance coordinator
Greg Baird ... insert car driver
Victoria Bennett ... driver
James Brown ... driver
Eric L. Cason ... driver
Bobbie Collis ... dispatcher / transportation co-captain
Terry Collis ... transportation coordinator
Mark Corley ... driver
Courtney Crump ... transportation production assistant
Donald Diggs ... driver
Dave Dixon ... driver (as David Dixon)
Johnny Dove ... driver
Danielle Fredrickson ... dispatcher / transportation captain: Washington DC
David Frith ... driver
Ricky Gardner ... driver
Jason Geigerman ... dot administrator
Brian Gregory ... driver
Forrest Hardeman ... driver (as Forest Hardeman)
Jackie Hurd ... picture car coordinator
Jacqueline L. Hurd ... picture car coordinator: Washington, DC
James Jackson ... driver
Donna K. Kopacz ... driver
Lester Lewis ... driver
Mark Loudermilk ... driver
Derrick McJury ... driver
John Mitchell ... driver
Steve Monaghan ... driver
Donald Murphy ... driver
Raymond Oliver ... driver
Randy Peek ... driver
Corey Price ... driver
Wayne Ray ... driver
Garrick Riley ... driver
Stacy Robinson ... driver
Vic Ross ... driver
Michael Ryles Sr. ... driver
Mike Ryles Sr. ... driver
Wade Satterfield ... driver
Carl Scott ... driver
Darrell Scott ... picture vehicle mechanic
John Scott ... driver
Jake Smith ... transportation captain
Jeremy Smith ... driver
Leola Q. Smith ... driver
Jimmy Watson ... transportation coordinator: Washington DC
David Carlton White ... picture car coordinator (as David White)
John Wiese ... driver
Leroy Williamson ... driver

Other crew 

Alicia Marie Agramonte ... production assistant (as Alicia Agramonte)
John Alfred ... finance executive
Ric Andersen ... stand-in
Elyse Archie ... set production assistant: additional
Yvette D. Bennett ... asset coordinator
Holly Brown ... production executive
Carol Sue Byron ... production accountant
Chris Carey ... production assistant
Annie Connors ... assistant to pamela abdy
Cynthia Cottrill ... accounting clerk
David Hayes Cox ... production assistant
Jennifer DiQuollo ... key craft service
Fred Duffer ... utilities: video
James Ferrera ... unit publicist
Ethan D. Firestone ... production assistant
Shayne Fiske ... production executive
Philip G. Flores ... assistant to producer
Larry Gilbert ... police security
Moira Glace ... basecamp production assistant
Jeff Hallman ... stand-in for Jeremy Renner (as Jeffrey Hallman)
Adam Hamilton ... stand-in
Jade A. Holmes ... assistant production coordinator
Robin Rk Kempf ... production assistant
John Kiriakou ... Script Consultant
Richard Klein ... script development: McLarty Media
Colette S. Knight ... production coordinator
Paul Lowe ... key set medic
Anna Elisa Mackowiak ... assistant to the line producer/upm
Mary E. Martin ... craft service assistant
Arin Mathern ... production assistant
Chloe D. Mexile ... travel and accommodation coordinator
Courtni Mills ... additional set production assistant
Dexter W. Mills ... second assistant accountant
Jon Privett ... assistant craft services
Alan Robbins ... medic: construction
Braheeim Roberts ... key set production assistant
Melanie Rosenthal ... production secretary
Kelsey Schuyler ... post-production accountant
Michael C. Smith ... police coordinator / police technical advisor
May Tam ... production coordinator: Washington DC
Kishawnna Terry ... 2nd assistant accountant
Carol Tresan ... animal trainer
Greg Tresan ... animal wrangler
Kevin K. Vafi ... Assistant To Louis Phillips
Alexander Vogan ... production assistant
Benjamin Wachtel ... assistant to Michael Cuesta
Mari Wilson ... script supervisor
Susana Zafar ... background actress
Bennett Gammon ... additional set production assistant (uncredited)

Thanks 

Stuart Levy ... special thanks
Chris Rouse ... special thanks
Sue Stokes ... special thanks
Jonathan Winer ... special thanks

See also

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