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Inherit the Wind (1960) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Stanley Kramer

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Nedrick Young ... (screenplay) (originally as Nathan E. Douglas) and
Harold Jacob Smith ... (screenplay)
 
Jerome Lawrence ... (play) and
Robert E. Lee ... (play)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

... Henry Drummond
... Matthew Harrison Brady
... E. K. Hornbeck
... Bertram T. Cates
... Rachel Brown
... Judge Mel Coffey
... Rev. Jeremiah Brown
... Prosecutor Tom Davenport
... Bailiff Mort Meeker
... Mayor Jason Carter
... Howard
... John Stebbins
... WGN Radio Technician
Gordon Polk ... George Sillers
... Mrs. Krebs - Righteous Townswoman
... Jessie H. Dunlap
... Mrs. Stebbins
... Sarah Brady
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... Townsman (uncredited)
... Courtroom Reporter (uncredited)
Eddie Baker ... Courtroom Reporter (uncredited)
... Townsman (uncredited)
John Barton ... Townsman (uncredited)
... Fundamentalist Woman (uncredited)
... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Brad Brown ... Courtroom Photographer (uncredited)
... Townsman (uncredited)
George Calliga ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Dick Cherney ... Townsman (uncredited)
Oliver Cross ... Courtroom Reporter (uncredited)
Jack Daly ... Eskimo Pie Vendor in Courtroom (uncredited)
Jack Deery ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
... Dr. John (uncredited)
... Bollinger (uncredited)
... Courtroom Reporter (uncredited)
... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
... Threatening Spectator (uncredited)
Joseph Glick ... Bailiff (uncredited)
Signe Hack ... Townswoman (uncredited)
... Dr. Amos Keller (uncredited)
Joseph Hamilton ... Man Yelling at Brady Welcome (uncredited)
Sam Harris ... Townsman (uncredited)
... Dr. Britton's Tonic Spieler with Chimp (uncredited)
Tex Holden ... Townsman (uncredited)
Wendell Holmes ... Banker - Critic at City Meeting (uncredited)
Shep Houghton ... Townsman (uncredited)
... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Perk Lazelle ... Townsman (uncredited)
... Townsman (uncredited)
Thomas Martin ... Reporter in Courtroom (uncredited)
... Harry Esterbrook (uncredited)
... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Hans Moebus ... Townsman (uncredited)
... Sam - Deputy Arresting Cates (uncredited)
Stephen Paylow ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Bob Perry ... Courtroom Reporter (uncredited)
... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
... Townsman (uncredited)
Paul Power ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Waclaw Rekwart ... Courtroom Reporter (uncredited)
... Woman Diner (uncredited)
Robert Robinson ... Townsman (uncredited)
... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Leslie Sketchley ... Bailiff (uncredited)
... Townsman (uncredited)
... Courtroom Reporter (uncredited)
... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Martin Strader ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Hal Taggart ... Juror (uncredited)
... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
George Tracy ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Charles Wagenheim ... Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
Justice Watson ... Hillsboro Salesman (uncredited)
... Bible Salesman (uncredited)

Produced by 

Stanley Kramer ... producer

Music by 

Ernest Gold

Cinematography by 

Ernest Laszlo ... (photographed by)

Film Editing by 

Frederic Knudtson

Casting By 

James Lister ... (uncredited)
Lynn Stalmaster ... (uncredited)

Production Design by 

Rudolph Sternad

Makeup Department 

Larry Germain ... hair stylist
Bud Westmore ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Clem Beauchamp ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Ivan Volkman ... assistant director
Leonard Kunody ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Art Cole ... property master
Jack Kirston ... second property master (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Walter Elliott ... sound editor
Joe Lapis ... sound engineer

Camera and Electrical Department 

Martin Kashuk ... assistant company grip
Roy Roberts ... chief gaffer
Morris Rosen ... company grip
Charles F. Wheeler ... camera operator (as Charles Wheeler)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Joe King ... wardrobe

Other crew 

Sam Freedle ... script supervisor
Anne P. Kramer ... assistant to producer
Stanley Kramer ... presenter
Thomas R. Marshall ... technical advisor (as The Reverend Thomas R. Marshall)
Herman Shumlin ... stage director / stage producer
Harold J. Samelson ... publicity campaign coordinator (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

See also

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