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Writer:
Michael Mitnick (screenplay)
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Release Date:
22 December 2017 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people. | Add synopsis »
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Filming begins December 18 in London.
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16 December 2016
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Cast

 

Benedict Cumberbatch ... Thomas Edison

Katherine Waterston ... Marguerite Westinghouse

Nicholas Hoult ... Nikola Tesla

Tom Holland ... Samuel Insull

Michael Shannon ... George Westinghouse

Matthew Macfadyen ... J.P. Morgan

Tuppence Middleton ... Mary Edison

Conor MacNeill ... William Kemmler

Celyn Jones

Adam Lazarus ... Wabco Worker

Toby Williams ... Fort Worth Investment Banker

Tom Sweet ... Boy

Oliver Powell ... Leo

Jason Matthewson ... Stock Broker
Tom Bell ... Reverend Vincent

Joseph Balderrama ... Horace Kaden
Liza Ross ... Beti

Iain McKee

Nancy Crane ... Gladys
Simon Connolly ... Sioux City
Martyn Mayger ... Lawyer

Giacomo Joshua Brunelli ... WABCO Worker
Adam Pearce ... New Orleans Investment Banker
Nigel Wilcock ... J.P. Morgan Lawyer
Robert-Anthony Artlett ... Lawyer

Jeremy Oliver ... Mr. Westinghouse's Secretary

Christopher McMullen ... New York Stockbroker

Benjamin Schnau ... George Westinghouse's secretary
Katy Poulter ... Hannah
Jed Aukin ... Westinghouse Secretary
Andy Cockell ... City Gent
Kevin Millington ... Henry Walsh
Gary Kiely ... WABCO worker (uncredited)

Directed by
Alfonso Gomez-Rejon 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Michael Mitnick  screenplay

Produced by
Adam Ackland .... executive producer
Garrett Basch .... executive producer
Timur Bekmambetov .... producer
Basil Iwanyk .... producer
Michael Mitnick .... executive producer
Matthew Patnick .... line producer
Steven Zaillian .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Chung-hoon Chung (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
David Trachtenberg 
 
Casting by
Ellen Lewis 
Theo Park 
 
Production Design by
Jan Roelfs 
 
Art Direction by
Stephen Bream 
David Doran 
Nic Pallace (senior art director)
Mark Scruton (supervising art director)
Remo Tozzi 
 
Set Decoration by
Lucy Eyre 
Katie Scopes (assistant set decorator)
 
Costume Design by
Michael Wilkinson 
 
Makeup Department
Sarita Allison .... crowd hairstylist
Sarita Allison .... crowd makeup artist
Chris Lyons .... special effects teeth
Kristyan Mallett .... prosthetics supervisor: Benedict Cumberbatch
Sharon Martin .... make up and hair designer
Donald McInnes .... personal hair & make-up designer: Benedict Cumberbatch
Nora Robertson .... crowd make up and hair supervisor
Joanne Walton .... make up assistant
 
Production Management
Clare Finnegan .... unit production manager
Jennifer Malloy .... executive in charge of studio production
Martin Walker .... unit manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Daisy Baldry .... Crowd Second Assistant Director
Justin Ball .... second unit director
Sarah Hood .... second assistant director: second unit
Zoe Liang .... key second assistant director
Andrew McEwan .... first assistant director: second unit
Alex Oakley .... first assistant director
Mark Rossi .... third assistant director: crowd
 
Art Department
John Adkins .... junior draughtsman
Bethany Beagle .... art department trainee
Toby Browne .... props: dailies
Harry Cable .... stand-by props
Linda Chasteau .... props trainee: dailies
Alan Crozier .... dressings props
Garry Dawson .... chargehand dresser
Nick Dilworth .... assistant construction manager
Irene Dimarca .... junior draughtsman
Scott Elms .... prop carpenter
Genevieve Ferrier .... creative research co-ordinator
Annabel Gibb .... graphics assistant
Steve Harris .... h.o.d. carpenter
Brendan Houghton .... storyboard artist
Marie Isabel .... petty cash buyer
Fletcher Jarvis .... prop maker
Constantine Katsaras .... draughtsman
Justyna Krawczyk .... action prop buyer
Robin Lawrence .... prop supervisor
Dave Lawson .... chargehand stand-by props
Katy Leach .... petty cash buyer: dailies
Sian Lipscomb .... graphics assistant: dailies
Jim McCallum .... stand-by art director
Mark McIntyre .... assistant property master
Jono Moles .... construction manager
Julia Newell .... props co-ordinator
Katherine Pearl .... art department coordinator
Sophie Powell .... graphic designer: dailies
Joe Reel .... set dresser: dailies
Richard Rowntree .... key greensman
Steve Salmon .... props
Bgi Supplies .... prop fabrication
Lucy Williams .... art department assistant
Jeff Woodbridge .... carpenter
 
Sound Department
Cei Frampton .... 2nd assistant sound: dailies
Chris Munro .... Production Sound Mixer
 
Visual Effects by
Justin Ball .... visual effects supervisor
Mark Beckett .... 3D scanning specialist: Efficacy4D
Davide Bigotto .... cg artist: One of Us
Earle Stuart Callender .... Bidding Producer: One of Us
Andy Chopping .... photographer: Efficacy4D
Jandira Guasque .... 3D scanning specialist: Efficacy4D
Duncan Lees .... 3D scanning specialist: Efficacy4D
Andrea Umberto Origlia .... lead vfx generalist
Marta Padilla .... 3D Modeler
Jonathan Smiles .... projection fx operator
 
Stunts
Josh Dyer .... stunt performer
Paul Herbert .... stunt coordinator
Kye Mckee .... stunts
Chris Newton .... stunt performer
Steen Young .... stunt performer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Richard Gordon Charles Anderson .... best boy
Jeongeun Choi .... assistant to director of photography
Dave Clements .... electrician
Andy Cole .... gaffer
Paul Edwards .... steadicam operator
Leigh Gold .... first assistant camera:a camera
Lewis Hume .... first assistant camera:b camera
Nick Kenealy .... video playback operator
Filippo Maso .... camera trainee
Josh Milne .... Libra Head Technician (dailies)
Archie Muller .... second assistant camera:b camera
James Perry .... second assistant camera:a camera
Daniel Robinson .... trainee grip: dailies
Fabrizio Sciarra .... camera operator: dailies
Fabrizio Sciarra .... steadicam operator: dailies
 
Casting Department
Melissa Gethin Clarke .... casting assistant
Sally King .... child doubles casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Charles Gillies .... costume assistant
Yannick Gondran .... costume assistant
Dougie Hawkes .... costumier
 
Editorial Department
Rachel Durance .... second assistant editor
Chema Gomez .... dailies technical supervisor
Zared Shai .... assistant editor
 
Location Management
Julian Bivol .... location assistant: dailies
Jaz Blair-Edmund .... locations
Samantha Choat .... location pa
Michael Grisewood .... location scout: Dailies
Dan Haslam .... location marshall
Philip Lobban .... location scout
Matt Mirrington .... assistant location manager
Ross Monaghan .... assistant location manager
Toni Nordli .... location marshall: dailies
Ruben Pereira .... location assistant
Ryan Westington .... location pa
Adriene Whitwell .... location scout
Matthew Winter .... location scout
Thomas Woods .... supervising location manager
 
Transportation Department
Clive Shaw .... Driver 4x4
Stageleft Transport .... transportation
 
Other crew
Peter Alberti .... stand-in: benedict cumberbatch
Pavel P. Bozhkov .... Assistant to Mr. Bekmambetov
James Budd .... production assistant
Jean-Paul Chreky .... script supervisor
Martin Davies-Redgrave .... production assistant: second unit
Sam Dormer .... armourer
Nell Green .... production supervisor: pre-production
Oliver Howkins .... court spectator
Toby James .... EPK Producer
Jj McAllister .... floor runner
Jonah Paull .... child double
Anita Primett .... chaperone
Angelica Pugacheva .... picture double
Aaron Reeves .... production assistant
Dougal Mackenzie Smith .... production assistant
Vicki Smith .... assistant production coordinator
Illias Thoms .... set production assistant: second unit dailies
Connor Tuck .... accounts clerk
Imogen Turner .... key assistant production coordinator
Evie Wray .... picture double: Tuppence Middleton
 

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