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(1988)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

John Waters

Writing Credits  

John Waters ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

Sonny Bono ... Franklin von Tussle
Ruth Brown Ruth Brown ... Motormouth Maybelle
Divine ... Edna Turnblad / Arvin Hodgepile
Debbie Harry ... Velma Von Tussle
Ricki Lake ... Tracy Turnblad
Jerry Stiller ... Wilbur Turnblad
Vitamin C ... Amber von Tussle (as Colleen Fitzpatrick)
Michael St. Gerard ... Link Larkin
Leslie Ann Powers Leslie Ann Powers ... Penny Pingleton
Clayton Prince ... Seaweed
Mink Stole ... Tammy
Shawn Thompson ... Corny Collins
Ric Ocasek ... Beatnik Cat (special apperances)
Pia Zadora ... Beatnik Chick
Jo Ann Havrilla ... Prudence Pingleton (as Joann Havrilla)
Alan J. Wendl Alan J. Wendl ... Mr. Pinky (as Alan Wendl)
Josh Charles ... Iggy (as Josh A. Charles)
Jason Downs ... Bobby
Holter Graham ... I.Q. Jones
Dan Griffith Dan Griffith ... Brad
Regina Hammond Regina Hammond ... Pam
Bridget Kimsey Bridget Kimsey ... Consuella
Frankie Maldon Frankie Maldon ... Dash
Brooke Stacy Mills ... Lou Ann Levorowski
John Orofino John Orofino ... Fender
Kim Webb ... Carmelita
Debra Wirth Debra Wirth ... Shelly
Dawn Hill Dawn Hill ... Nadine
Cyrkle Milbourne Cyrkle Milbourne ... L'il Inez
Doug Roberts ... Paddy Pingleton
John Waters ... Dr. Fredrickson
Toussaint McCall Toussaint McCall ... Himself
Lydia Troy Lydia Troy ... Mrs. Malinski
Verna Day Verna Day ... Nadine's Mother
Kevin Joseph Kevin Joseph ... Joke Store Customer
Cory Tabachow Cory Tabachow ... Joke Store Customer
Marcy Brodsky Marcy Brodsky ... Joke Store Customer
Donald Wheeler Donald Wheeler ... Clinton
Paul Zimmerman ... Brent
Jennifer Johns Jennifer Johns ... Amy
Brook Yeaton ... Tough Guy #1
Jeff Gardner Jeff Gardner ... Tough Guy #2
Jay Hillmer Jay Hillmer ... Principal Davidson
Rhea Feikin Rhea Feikin ... Geometry Teacher
Coley Sohn ... Slapped Girl
Susan Lowe ... Angry Mother
Rosemary Knower ... Mrs. Shipley
Colleen Simon Colleen Simon ... Girl in Lunchroom
Kathleen Wallace Kathleen Wallace ... Gym Teacher
Keith Pruitt Keith Pruitt ... Lead Lafayette (as Keith Douglas)
Al Granick Al Granick ... Lafayette #2
Robert Di Santo Robert Di Santo ... Lafayette #3
Mollie Hall Mollie Hall ... Girl in Classroom
Dorie Ellwood Dorie Ellwood ... Girl in Classroom
Maggie Linton Maggie Linton ... Trinklette #1
Brenda Alford Brenda Alford ... Trinklette #2
Carolyn Walker Carolyn Walker ... Trinklette #3
Mary Jefferson Mary Jefferson ... Street Lady #1
Alfie Brown Alfie Brown ... Street Lady #2
Tipper Burton Tipper Burton ... Wino
Leo Rocca Leo Rocca ... Governor John Millard Tawes
Jim Parisi Jim Parisi ... Governor's Aide
Margo Tully Margo Tully ... First Lady
Matt Myers Matt Myers ... Singing Bum
Beverly Brigham Beverly Brigham ... Snoopy Old Lady
Wilbur Griffin Wilbur Griffin ... Teen Center Boy
James Adam Tucker ... Cop (as Adam Tucker)
David Samson David Samson ... WZZT Official
Robb Case Robb Case ... WZZT Official
Joey Perillo ... TV Secruity Guard
Mary Vivian Pearce ... Hairhopper Mother
Mojo Gentry ... Street Watcher
Dale Guy Madison ... Street Watcher
Mark Murray-Mazwi Mark Murray-Mazwi ... Street Watcher
Christine Mason Christine Mason ... Montrose Guard
Mmekutmfon Essien Mmekutmfon Essien ... Montrose Inmate
Bill Lee Brown ... Governor's Mansion Pickets (as W.H. Brown)
Fredella Calloway ... Governor's Mansion Pickets
Joseph Eubanks Joseph Eubanks ... Governor's Mansion Pickets
Angel Harper Angel Harper ... Governor's Mansion Pickets
Cornell Hills Cornell Hills ... Governor's Mansion Pickets
Gorham Scott Gorham Scott ... Governor's Mansion Pickets
Darrell Taylor Darrell Taylor ... Governor's Mansion Pickets
Peter Koper Peter Koper ... Governor's Mansion Policeman
Kevin Murray ... Governor's Mansion Policeman
George Stover ... Governor's Mansion Policeman
Buddy Deane Buddy Deane ... Governor's Mansion Newsman
Michael Willis ... Governor's Mansion Newsman
Chuck Yeaton Chuck Yeaton ... Governor's Mansion Newsman
Rick Anderson Rick Anderson ... Von Tussle Pickets
Harold Anthony Harold Anthony ... Von Tussle Pickets
Milton Clark Jr. Milton Clark Jr. ... Von Tussle Pickets
Harold A. Cornish Harold A. Cornish ... Von Tussle Pickets
Bernice Moore Bernice Moore ... Von Tussle Pickets
June Thorne June Thorne ... Von Tussle Pickets
Scheryll Anderson Scheryll Anderson ... Amusement Park Patron
Cheryl Andrews Cheryl Andrews ... Amusement Park Patron
Sonja Bonair Sonja Bonair ... Amusement Park Patron
Sylvia Byrd-Leitner Sylvia Byrd-Leitner ... Amusement Park Patron
Charlie Hawke Charlie Hawke ... Amusement Park Patron
Rudy Jones ... Amusement Park Patron
William Rose William Rose ... Amusement Park Patron
Miriam Kiss Miriam Kiss ... Slob Redneck Woman
Patrick Mitchell Patrick Mitchell ... Teen Street Fan
Jim Lyons Jim Lyons ... News Announcer
Frederick Strother ... Policeman (as Frederick Strother Jr.)
Christopher Golley Christopher Golley ... Redneck Puncher
Mary Lou Barber Mary Lou Barber ... Dodge 'em Car Patron
Jacole Fletcher Jacole Fletcher ... Amusement park person (uncredited)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Brad Baker Brad Baker ... Amusement Park Patron
John Carhart III ... Dancer (uncredited)
Scott Coblio Scott Coblio ... Newsman (uncredited)
Jean Crispens Jean Crispens ... Special Ed Student (uncredited)
Vincent De Paul ... Carmelita's Partner (uncredited)
Lisa M. DeHaven ... Hair Hoppin' Mother (uncredited)
Christopher Eaves Christopher Eaves ... Dancer (uncredited)
Lewis Erskine Lewis Erskine ... Dancer (uncredited)
David L. Marston ... Student (uncredited)
Stephanie Mazzeo ... Amusement Park Patron (uncredited)
Jeff Vespa ... The Creep (uncredited)
Stephen Wozniak ... Dancer (uncredited)

Produced by 

Stanley F. Buchthal ... co-producer
Robert Maier ... line producer
Pat Moran ... associate producer
Sara Risher ... executive producer
Robert Shaye ... executive producer
Rachel Talalay ... producer
John Waters ... co-producer

Music by 

Kenny Vance

Cinematography by 

Dave Insley ... (as David Insley)

Film Editing by 

Janice Hampton
Charles Roggero ... co-editor

Casting By 

Mary Colquhoun
Pat Moran

Production Design by 

Vincent Peranio

Art Direction by 

Vincent Peranio

Costume Design by 

Van Smith

Makeup Department 

Nancy Broadfoot ... makeup artist
Chuckie Dennis ... makeup artist
Bridgid Hoover ... hair stylist
Christine Mason ... key hair stylist
Chris Rubel ... assistant makeup artist
Van Smith ... key makeup artist
Shae Williams ... assistant hair stylist
Patricia Wintermeyer ... barber / hair stylist

Production Management 

Katherine Cerio ... assistant unit manager
Katrina S. Cerio ... assistant unit manager
Joe Fineman ... post-production supervisor
Carol Flaisher ... unit manager: Allentown
Deborah Moore ... production consultant
Pat Moran ... production manager
Nancy Swenton ... unit manager
Aron Warner ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Steve Apicella ... first assistant director
Julia Cort ... second assistant director
Andrew M. Flinn ... third assistant director

Art Department 

Robert Barnaby ... scenic carpenter
Wayne 'Innerspace' Kehs ... set dresser
Lester Poser ... art department production assistant
Frank Tamburo ... carpenter
Lorraine Walker ... assistant art director
Brook Yeaton ... property master
John Sigmon ... art department assistant (uncredited) / set dresser (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Rick Angelella ... sound mixer
Dwayne Dell ... boom operator
Michael Dressel ... assistant sound editor
Peter Foster ... supervising sound editor
Jeffrey J. Haboush ... re-recording mixer
Warren Kleiman ... adr mixer
Greg P. Russell ... re-recording mixer
Jackson Schwartz ... foley mixer
Frank Smathers ... dialogue editor
Hamilton Sterling ... sound effects editor

Special Effects by 

Douglas Retzler ... special effects coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Bret Bagley ... crane operator
Murdoch Campbell ... gaffer
Joel Davidson ... video assist operator
Philip Davis ... grip
Dominic DeSantis ... additional first assistant camera
Robert W. Dorsey ... second camera operator
Rusty Gardner ... electrician (as William 'Rusty' Gardner)
Henny Garunkel ... still photographer
William J. Gray ... assistant camera
Andrew Lakin ... camera intern
Thomas Lappin ... second assistant camera
Claiborne Lashley ... best boy grip
Edgar Martin ... electrician
Lee Shapira ... key grip
Blackford 'Boots' Shelton ... first assistant camera
Josh Spring ... best boy electric
Keith Weiner ... dolly grip

Casting Department 

Jennifer Feiken ... casting intern
Betsy Gearow ... casting: Allentown
Hank Greenberg ... casting assistant
Laurie Rome ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Rolande Berman ... wardrobe supervisor
David Davenport ... wardrobe supervisor
Lori Heddinger ... wardrobe graphics
Mara Majorowicz ... wardrobe assistant
Elena Moscatt ... wardrobe intern

Editorial Department 

Scott Arundale ... assistant editor
Dale Caldwell ... color timer
Deborah Newman ... apprentice editor
Paul Parsons ... apprentice film editor
Brian Ralph ... negative cutter
Erica Shaevitz ... assistant editor
Stuart Sperling ... apprentice editor

Location Management 

Walter S. Hall ... location manager (as Walter Hall)
Linda Hart ... assistant location manager

Music Department 

Lori Ball ... assistant music editor
Larry Benicewicz ... music consultant
Jeff Charbonneau ... music editor
Bonnie Greenberg ... music supervisor

Transportation Department 

Sara Gardner ... picture car coordinator
Patrick McCallister ... driver

Other crew 

Harriotte H. Aaron ... script supervisor
Richard Anderson ... production assistant
Ed Cook ... additional voice
Andrew Eisenberg ... production assistant
Neil Friedman ... legal services
Katie Gilbert ... production coordinator
Susan 'Mother' Gotschall ... craft service
Elizabeth Holder ... production assistant
Joan Insley ... production accountant
Marco Londoner ... production assistant
Edward Love ... choreographer
Mary Lugo ... unit publicist
Marian Mohsenn ... production assistant
Deborah Moore ... production consultant
Tim J. Nelson ... production assistant
Lester Poser ... production assistant
Alan Rose ... title designer
Katja Shaye ... production intern
Kiki Shepard ... assistant choreographer
Larry 'Ratso' Sloman ... developer
Linda Snyder ... dance consultant
Rick Strodel ... production assistant
Jim Whitaker ... assistant craft service
Greer Yeaton ... production intern

See also

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

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