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The President's Lady (1953) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Henry Levin

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

John Patrick ... (writer)
Irving Stone ... (novel)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

Susan Hayward ... Rachel Donelson
Charlton Heston ... President Andrew Jackson
John McIntire ... John Overton
Fay Bainter ... Mrs. Donelson
Whitfield Connor ... Lewis Robards
Carl Betz ... Charles Dickinson
Gladys Hurlbut Gladys Hurlbut ... Mrs. Phariss
Ruth Attaway Ruth Attaway ... Moll
Charles Dingle ... Capt. Irwin
Nina Varela ... Mrs. 'Peachblossom' Stark
Margaret Wycherly ... Mrs. Robards
Ralph Dumke Ralph Dumke ... Col. Stark
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Linus Aaberg Linus Aaberg ... Uncle Alfred (uncredited)
Frank Baker ... Diplomat at Inauguration (uncredited)
Rene Beard Rene Beard ... Colored boy (uncredited)
James Best ... Samuel Donelson (uncredited)
Eumenio Blanco Eumenio Blanco ... Townsman (uncredited)
Willis Bouchey ... Judge McNairy (uncredited)
Chet Brandenburg ... Marcher at Rally (uncredited)
Harris Brown Harris Brown ... Clark (uncredited)
Harry Carter ... Senator (uncredited)
Dick Cogan ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Leo Curley Leo Curley ... Mr. Pettibone (uncredited)
Jim Davis ... Jason Robards (uncredited)
George DeNormand ... Officer at Inauguration (uncredited)
Wade Dumas Wade Dumas ... Zeb (uncredited)
Elzie Emanuel ... Stable Boy (uncredited)
Juanita Evers Juanita Evers ... Mrs. Sarah Green (uncredited)
George Ford George Ford ... Race Spectator (uncredited)
Vera Francis ... Slave Girl (uncredited)
John George ... Spectator at Speech (uncredited)
James Gonzalez ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Herman Hack ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Robert Haines Robert Haines ... Race Spectator (uncredited)
George Hamilton George Hamilton ... House Servant (uncredited)
Lars Hensen Lars Hensen ... Spectator at Speech (uncredited)
Jimmie Horan ... Spectator at Speech (uncredited)
Whitey Hughes ... Spectator at Speech (uncredited)
Selmer Jackson ... Col. Green (uncredited)
Michael Jeffers ... Spectator at Speech (uncredited)
Tennessee Jim Tennessee Jim ... Woodsman (uncredited)
Dayton Lummis Dayton Lummis ... Dr. May (uncredited)
Wilbur Mack Wilbur Mack ... Spectator at Rally (uncredited)
Trudy Marshall ... Jane Donelson (uncredited)
Sam McDaniel ... Henry (uncredited)
George Melford ... Minister (uncredited)
Kansas Moehring ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Ann Morrison Ann Morrison ... Mary Donelson (uncredited)
Zon Murray ... Jacob (uncredited)
Howard Negley ... Cruthers (uncredited)
Ronald Alan Numkena Ronald Alan Numkena ... Lincoya (uncredited)
Jack Perrin ... Jackson Supporter (uncredited)
Sherman Sanders Sherman Sanders ... Square Dance Caller (uncredited)
Cosmo Sardo ... Diplomat at Inauguration (uncredited)
Allen D. Sewall Allen D. Sewall ... Spectator at Speech (uncredited)
Lucile Sewall Lucile Sewall ... Party Guest (uncredited)
George Spaulding George Spaulding ... Chief Justice John Marshall (uncredited)
Joseph Terry Joseph Terry ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Helen Van Tuyl Helen Van Tuyl ... Mrs. Irwin (uncredited)
Dorothy Vernon ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Max Wagner ... Heckler (uncredited)
Bill Walker ... Uncle Alfred (uncredited)
Ken Williams Ken Williams ... Spectator at Speech (uncredited)
Mervin Williams Mervin Williams ... Young Senator (uncredited)
Robert B. Williams ... William Donelson (uncredited)
Wilson Wood Wilson Wood ... Bit Role (uncredited)

Produced by 

Henry Levin ... associate producer
Sol C. Siegel ... producer

Music by 

Alfred Newman

Cinematography by 

Leo Tover

Film Editing by 

William B. Murphy

Art Direction by 

Leland Fuller
Lyle R. Wheeler

Set Decoration by 

Paul S. Fox

Costume Design by 

Charles Le Maire
Renié

Makeup Department 

Ben Nye ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Saul Wurtzel ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Joseph E. Rickards ... assistant director

Sound Department 

Eugene Grossman ... sound
Roger Heman Sr. ... sound

Visual Effects by 

Ray Kellogg ... special photographic effects

Stunts 

Tom Hennesy ... stunt double: Charlton Heston
Whitey Hughes ... stunts (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Charles Le Maire ... wardrobe director
Ed Wynigear ... wardrobe
Joan Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Music Department 

Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator
Bernard Mayers ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Alfred Newman ... conductor (uncredited)
Herbert W. Spencer ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Tamara Geva ... dance director (uncredited)
Sherman Sanders ... dialogue coach (uncredited)

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming & Production | Technical Specs

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