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Desk Set (1957) Poster

(1957)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Walter Lang

Writing Credits  

Phoebe Ephron ... (screenplay) and
Henry Ephron ... (screenplay)
 
William Marchant ... (based on the play written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Spencer Tracy ... Richard Sumner
Katharine Hepburn ... Bunny Watson
Gig Young ... Mike Cutler
Joan Blondell ... Peg Costello
Dina Merrill ... Sylvia Blair
Sue Randall ... Ruthie Saylor
Neva Patterson ... Miss Warriner
Harry Ellerbe ... Smithers
Nicholas Joy ... Mr. Azae
Diane Jergens ... Alice
Merry Anders ... Cathy
Ida Moore ... Old Lady
Rachel Stephens Rachel Stephens ... Receptionist
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pamela Curran Pamela Curran ... Bit Part (uncredited)
Bill Duray Bill Duray ... Member of the Board (uncredited)
Harry Evans Harry Evans ... Member of the Board (uncredited)
Jesslyn Fax ... Mrs. Hewitt (uncredited)
Richard Gardner Richard Gardner ... Fred (uncredited)
Charles Heard Charles Heard ... Member of the Board (uncredited)
Joe Lanza Joe Lanza ... Dancer (uncredited)
Jack G. Lee Jack G. Lee ... Member of the Board (uncredited)
Renny McEvoy ... Man (uncredited)
Shirley Mitchell ... Myra Smithers (uncredited)
King Mojave King Mojave ... Member of the Board (uncredited)
Sammy Ogg Sammy Ogg ... Kenny (uncredited)
Don Porter ... Elevator Operator Don (uncredited)
Lou Southern Lou Southern ... Dancer (uncredited)
Hal Taggart Hal Taggart ... Member of the Board (uncredited)
Freda Angela Wyckoff Freda Angela Wyckoff ... Dancer (uncredited)

Produced by 

Henry Ephron ... producer

Music by 

Cyril J. Mockridge

Cinematography by 

Leon Shamroy ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Robert L. Simpson ... (as Robert Simpson)

Art Direction by 

Maurice Ransford
Lyle R. Wheeler

Set Decoration by 

Paul S. Fox ... (set decorations)
Walter M. Scott ... (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Charles Le Maire ... executive wardrobe designer (as Charles LeMaire)

Makeup Department 

Ben Nye ... makeup artist
Helen Turpin ... hair stylist

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Hal Herman ... assistant director

Sound Department 

Harry M. Leonard ... sound
E. Clayton Ward ... sound

Visual Effects by 

Ray Kellogg ... special photographic effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Clyde Taylor ... gaffer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sam Benson ... wardrobe (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Leonard Doss ... color consultant
Lyman Hallowell ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Lionel Newman ... conductor
Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator
Ken Darby ... vocal coach (uncredited)

Other crew 

Lawrence Carr ... producer: play
Robert Fryer ... producer: play
Crew believed to be complete

See also

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

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