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The Great Muppet Caper (1981) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Jim Henson

Writing Credits  

Tom Patchett ... (written by) &
Jay Tarses ... (written by) and
Jerry Juhl ... (written by) &
Jack Rose ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

Jim Henson ... Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Swedish Chef / Waldorf / The Muppet Newsman / Zeke / Man having Snapshot in Restaurant (voice)
Frank Oz ... Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Animal / Sam the Eagle / Gramps / Swedish Chef (voice)
Dave Goelz ... The Great Gonzo / Beauregard / Zoot / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Lobbuck Lou (voice)
Jerry Nelson ... Floyd Pepper / Pops / Lew Zealand / Crazy Harry / Louis Kazager / Slim Wilson / CB Voice / Man in Park (voice)
Richard Hunt ... Scooter / Statler / Sweetums / Janice / Beaker / Bubba / Monster (uncredited) / Cab Driver (uncredited) (voice)
Charles Grodin ... Nicky Holiday
Diana Rigg ... Lady Holiday
John Cleese ... Neville
Robert Morley ... British Gentleman
Peter Ustinov ... Truck Driver
Jack Warden ... Mike Tarkanian
Steve Whitmire ... Rizzo the Rat / Lips (voice)
Louise Gold Louise Gold ... Muppet Performer / Annie Sue Pig / Lou
Kathryn Mullen ... Muppet Performer / Chickens / Gaffer the Cat
Bob Payne Bob Payne ... Muppet Performer
Brian Muehl Brian Muehl ... Muppet Performer
Mike Quinn ... Muppet Performer
Robbie Barnett Robbie Barnett ... Muppet Performer
Hugh Spight Hugh Spight ... Muppet Performer
Brian Henson ... Muppet Performer
Caroll Spinney ... Oscar the Grouch (voice)
Erica Creer ... Marla
Kate Howard Kate Howard ... Carla
Della Finch Della Finch ... Darla
Michael Robbins ... Security Guard
Joan Sanderson ... Dorcas
Peter Hughes Peter Hughes ... Maitre D'
Peggy Aitchison Peggy Aitchison ... Prison Guard
Tommy Godfrey Tommy Godfrey ... Bus Conductor
Katia Borg Katia Borg ... 1st Model
Valli Kemp ... 2nd Model
Michele Ivan-Zadeh Michele Ivan-Zadeh ... 3rd Model
Chai Lee Chai Lee ... 4th Model
Christine Nelson Christine Nelson ... Girl in Park
Cynthia Ashley Cynthia Ashley ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Susan Backlinie ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Sherrill Cannon Sherrill Cannon ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Christine Cullen Christine Cullen ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Susie Guest Susie Guest ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Wendy Holker Wendy Holker ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Linda Horn Linda Horn ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Lee Keenan Lee Keenan ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Darine Klega Darine Klega ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Lynn Latham Lynn Latham ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Cynthia Leake ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Kahren Lohren Kahren Lohren ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Tricia McFarlin Tricia McFarlin ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Denise McKenna ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Melina Lee Phelps Melina Lee Phelps ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Denise Potter Denise Potter ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Ann Rynne Ann Rynne ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Roberta Ward Roberta Ward ... Charkie's Water Ballet Performer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Suzanne Church Suzanne Church ... Reporter (uncredited)
Patti Dalton Patti Dalton ... Prisoner (uncredited)
Peter Falk ... Tramp (uncredited)
Ian Hanham Ian Hanham ... Reporter (uncredited)
Danny John-Jules ... Street Dancer (uncredited)
Terry Jones ... Airplane's Co-Hostess (uncredited)
Rodney Lovick Rodney Lovick ... Doorman (uncredited)
David Ludwig David Ludwig ... Delivery Man (uncredited)
Mary Mazstead Mary Mazstead ... Prisoner (uncredited)
Cathy Munroe Cathy Munroe ... Cyclist and Singer with The Muppets (uncredited)
Éric Rohmer ... Old Gentleman in Park (uncredited)
Bunny Seaman Bunny Seaman ... Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
Reg Thomason ... Annoyed Restaurant Diner (uncredited)
Cy Town ... Fashion Show Photographer (uncredited)
Amy Van Gilder Amy Van Gilder ... Woman having Snapshot in Restaurant (uncredited)
Thick Wilson Thick Wilson ... Produce Vendor on Main Street (uncredited)

Produced by 

Lew Grade ... executive producer (as Lord Grade)
David Lazer ... producer
Frank Oz ... producer
Bruce Sharman ... associate producer
Martin Starger ... executive producer

Music by 

Joe Raposo

Cinematography by 

Oswald Morris

Film Editing by 

Ralph Kemplen

Casting By 

Michael Barnes

Production Design by 

Harry Lange

Art Direction by 

Terry Ackland-Snow
Charles Bishop
Leigh Malone

Costume Design by 

Joanne Green
Julie Harris
Calista Hendrickson
Danielle Obinger
Mary Strieff

Makeup Department 

Joan Carpenter ... hair stylist
Stuart Freeborn ... makeup supervisor

Production Management 

Dick Gallegly ... production manager: USA
Donald Toms ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Nick Laws ... assistant director
Christopher Newman ... second assistant director
Dusty Symonds ... first assistant director

Art Department 

Terry Ackland-Snow ... effects designer
George Ball ... property master
Alan Booth ... construction manager
Ron Burkett ... supervising painter
Robyn Hamilton-Doney ... set dresser (as Robyn Hamilton Doney)
Kevin Harris ... carpenter
Paul Hedges ... props
Laurie Kerr ... carpenter
Bill Stallion ... storyboard artist
John Stevenson ... storyboard artist (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Joe Gallagher ... assistant sound editor
Bill Rowe ... sound re-recordist
Nicholas Stevenson ... sound editor
Peter Sutton ... sound recordist
Don Wortham ... boom operator

Special Effects by 

Paul Slootweg ... special effects technician
Brian Smithies ... special effects supervisor

Visual Effects by 

Roy Field ... opticals

Stunts 

Peter Diamond ... stunts
Kiran Shah ... stunt double: Miss Piggy
Colin Skeaping ... stunt coordinator
Marc Boyle ... stunt driver (uncredited)
Sue Crosland ... stunt driver (uncredited)
John Gallant ... stunt driver (uncredited)
Richard Hammatt ... stunt driver (uncredited)
Nick Hobbs ... stunt driver (uncredited)
Joe Wadham ... stunt driver (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Maurice Arnold ... senior assistant camera
Derek V. Browne ... camera operator
Murray Close ... still photographer
Tim Dodd ... clapper loader
Vince Goddard ... electrician
John Harman ... gaffer
Ian Kelly ... video engineer supervisor
Steve Kitchen ... electrician
Charles Lagus ... underwater photographer
Jason Lehel ... camera trainee
Chris Mortley ... electrician
Albert Werry ... aerial photographer

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Betty Adamson ... wardrobe supervisor
Joanne Green ... muppets' costumes
Calista Hendrickson ... muppets' costumes
Danielle Obinger ... muppets' costumes
Carol Spier ... muppets' costumes
Mary Strieff ... muppets' costumes

Editorial Department 

Marcel Durham ... assistant editor

Location Management 

Martin G. Baker ... location manager

Music Department 

Michael Clifford ... music editor
Marcus Dods ... conductor
Dick Lieb ... orchestrator
Joe Raposo ... conductor / music arranger / orchestrator / songs: music and lyrics by
John Richards ... music recordist
James Tyler ... orchestrator
Graham Walker ... music coordinator
George Hamer ... orchestra contractor (uncredited)

Other crew 

Maurice Arnold ... video coordinator
Leslee Asch ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Sidney G. Barnsby ... production assistant supervisor
Bi Benton ... production assistant
Allen Burry ... publicist
Edward G. Christie ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Lyle Conway ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Patsy de Lord ... production assistant
Faz Fazakas ... muppet technical design
Nomi Frederick ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Michael K. Frith ... muppet design consultant
Joan Garrick ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Jane Gootnick ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Lew Grade ... presenter (as Lord Grade)
Larry Jameson ... muppet technical design
Ann Keeba-Tannenbaum ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Bernard J. Kingham ... production executive
Faye Kreinberg ... muppet workshop research
Tad Krzanowski ... muppet technical design
Janet Kuhl ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Kathy Lazar ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Cheryl Leigh ... script supervisor
Anita Mann ... choreographer
Robert McCormack ... muppet workshop supervisor
Perry McLamb ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Tom McLaughlin ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Maria McNamara ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Tim Miller ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Will Morrison ... muppet workshop coordinator: New York
Tom Newby ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Richard L. O'Connor ... production executive
Connie Peterson ... muppet builder / muppet designer
Colin Prescott ... hot air balloon coordinator
Monica Rogers ... production assistant
Tim Rose ... muppet technical designer
Adam Samuelson ... louma crane technician
Michele Spitz ... Audio Description Narrator
Amy Van Gilder ... muppet doctor
Jeremy Whiffen ... hot air balloon coordinator
Caroly Wilcox ... muppet building department supervisor / muppet designer
Simon J. Williamson ... puppeteer (as Simon Williamson)
Marc Wolff ... helicopter pilot
Norton Clarke ... stand-in: Jim Henson (uncredited)
Alan Harris ... stand-in: Frank Oz (uncredited)
Steve Meek ... stand-in for mr. cleese (uncredited)

See also

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

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