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Witness for the Prosecution (1957) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Billy Wilder

Writing Credits  

Agatha Christie ... (in Agatha Christie's international stage success)
 
Billy Wilder ... (screen play) and
Harry Kurnitz ... (screen play)
 
Lawrence B. Marcus ... (adaptation) (as Larry Marcus)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Tyrone Power ... Leonard Vole
Marlene Dietrich ... Christine
Charles Laughton ... Sir Wilfrid Roberts
Elsa Lanchester ... Miss Plimsoll
John Williams ... Brogan-Moore
Henry Daniell ... Mayhew
Ian Wolfe ... Carter
Torin Thatcher ... Mr. Myers
Norma Varden ... Mrs. Emily Jane French
Una O'Connor ... Janet MacKenzie
Francis Compton ... Judge
Philip Tonge ... Inspector Hearne
Ruta Lee ... Diana
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Patrick Aherne Patrick Aherne ... Court Officer (uncredited)
Walter Bacon Walter Bacon ... Bar Patron (uncredited)
Eddie Baker Eddie Baker ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Brandon Beach Brandon Beach ... Juror (uncredited)
Danny Borzage Danny Borzage ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
George Bruggeman ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
George Calliga George Calliga ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Steve Carruthers ... Barrister (uncredited)
Marjorie Eaton ... Miss O'Brien (uncredited)
Bill Erwin ... Juror (uncredited)
Franklyn Farnum ... Barrister (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Herschel Graham Herschel Graham ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Stuart Hall ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Art Howard Art Howard ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Michael Jeffers ... Cafe Patron (uncredited)
Colin Kenny ... Jury Foreman (uncredited)
Paul Kruger ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Jeanne Lafayette Jeanne Lafayette ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Wilbur Mack Wilbur Mack ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Thomas Martin Thomas Martin ... Bailiff (uncredited)
Frank McLure ... Court Officer (uncredited)
Ottola Nesmith ... Miss Johnson (uncredited)
William H. O'Brien ... Barrister (uncredited)
J. Pat O'Malley ... Shorts Salesman (uncredited)
George Pelling George Pelling ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Paul Power Paul Power ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Jack Raine ... Doctor (uncredited)
Fred Rapport ... Juror (uncredited)
Waclaw Rekwart Waclaw Rekwart ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Leoda Richards ... Cafe Patron (uncredited)
Al Roberts Al Roberts ... Bar Patron (uncredited)
Molly Roden Molly Roden ... Miss McHugh (uncredited)
John Roy ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Jeffrey Sayre ... Clerk at Old Bailey (uncredited)
Norbert Schiller Norbert Schiller ... Spotlight Operator in German Cafe (uncredited)
Scott Seaton ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Lucile Sewall Lucile Sewall ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Cap Somers Cap Somers ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Bert Stevens ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Arthur Tovey Arthur Tovey ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Glen Walters Glen Walters ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Ben Wright ... Barrister Reading Charges (uncredited)

Produced by 

Arthur Hornblow Jr. ... producer
Edward Small ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Matty Malneck ... (musical score)

Cinematography by 

Russell Harlan ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Daniel Mandell ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Alexandre Trauner

Set Decoration by 

Howard Bristol

Makeup Department 

Nellie Manley ... hairdresser
Gustaf Norin ... makeup
Helene Parrish ... hairdresser
Harry Ray ... makeup
Ray Sebastian ... makeup
Charles Gemora ... makeup artist: Marlene Dietrich (uncredited)
Wally Westmore ... makeup artist: Marlene Dietrich (uncredited)

Production Management 

Ben Hersh ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Emmett Emerson ... assistant director
Frank Losee ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Stanley Detlie ... property master

Sound Department 

Fred Lau ... sound

Special Effects by 

Lee Zavitz ... special effects (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Madison S. Lacy ... stills photographer (uncredited)

Casting Department 

William Maybery ... casting (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Edith Head ... costumes: Miss Dietrich
Joe King ... costumer (as Joseph King)
Adele Parmenter ... costumes (uncredited)

Music Department 

Ernest Gold ... conductor
Leonid Raab ... music arranger

Other crew 

John Franco ... script supervisor
Doane Harrison ... production associate
Edward Small ... presenter
Basil Bleck ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Jack Cooper ... publicity director (uncredited)
Noël Coward ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Bert Steiner ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

See also

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

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