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Man of a Thousand Faces (1957) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Joseph Pevney

Writing Credits  

Ralph Wheelwright ... (story)
 
R. Wright Campbell
Ivan Goff
Ben Roberts

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

James Cagney ... Lon Chaney
Dorothy Malone ... Cleva Creighton Chaney
Jane Greer ... Hazel Bennet Chaney
Marjorie Rambeau ... Gert
Jim Backus ... Clarence Locan
Robert Evans ... Irving Thalberg (as Robert J. Evans)
Celia Lovsky ... Mrs. Chaney
Jeanne Cagney ... Carrie Chaney
Jack Albertson ... Dr. J. Wilson Shields
Roger Smith ... Creighton Chaney at 21
Robert Lyden Robert Lyden ... Creighton Chaney at 13
Rickie Sorensen Rickie Sorensen ... Creighton Chaney at 8
Dennis Rush Dennis Rush ... Creighton Chaney at 4
Nolan Leary ... Pa Chaney
Simon Scott Simon Scott ... Carl Hastings
Clarence Kolb ... Clarence Kolb
Danny Beck Danny Beck ... Max Dill
Philip Van Zandt ... George Loane Tucker
Hank Mann ... Comedy Waiter
'Snub' Pollard ... Comedy Waiter
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Halloran John Halloran ... Saloon Proprietor (scenes deleted)
Natalie Masters ... Nurse (scenes deleted)
Harry Antrim Harry Antrim ... Cleva's Birth Doctor (uncredited)
Emile Avery Emile Avery ... Stagehand (uncredited)
Al Bain ... Actor in Bullpen (uncredited)
Bobby Barber ... Miracle Man Extra (uncredited)
Russ Bender ... Divorce Judge (uncredited)
Marjorie Bennett ... Vera, Housekeeper (uncredited)
June Blair ... Chorine (uncredited)
Nicky Blair Nicky Blair ... Cameraman of 'Unholy Three' (uncredited)
Larry J. Blake ... David T. Stone (uncredited)
Harold Bostwick Harold Bostwick ... Piano Player (uncredited)
Rudy Bowman Rudy Bowman ... Actor in Bullpen (uncredited)
Chet Brandenburg ... Stagehand (uncredited)
Helen Brown Helen Brown ... Mrs. Heinley (uncredited)
Robert Brubaker ... Jack Conway, Director of 'Unholy Three' (uncredited)
John Bryant ... William R. Darrow Jr. (uncredited)
George Calliga George Calliga ... Ceremony Guest (uncredited)
Charles Cane Charles Cane ... Studio Guard (uncredited)
Anna Lee Carroll Anna Lee Carroll ... Chorine (uncredited)
James J. Casino James J. Casino ... Stagehand (uncredited)
Spencer Chan ... Chinese Extra in Bullpen (uncredited)
Bill Chatham Bill Chatham ... Shadow Dancer (uncredited)
Jack Chefe Jack Chefe ... Extra in Bullpen (uncredited)
Dick Cherney Dick Cherney ... Crew Member (uncredited)
Heinie Conklin ... Audience Extra (uncredited)
Billy Curtis ... Harry Earles - Midget Actor in 'The Unholy Three' (uncredited)
Michael Dale Michael Dale ... Reporter at Chaney's House (uncredited)
Troy Donahue ... Assistant Director in Bullpen (uncredited)
Helene Drake Helene Drake ... Script Supervisor, 'Laugh Clown Laugh' (uncredited)
Steve Drexel Steve Drexel ... Messenger Boy (uncredited)
Richard Emory ... Assistant Director in Bullpen (uncredited)
William Flaherty William Flaherty ... Assistant Director of 'Hunchback' (uncredited)
Elizabeth Flournoy Elizabeth Flournoy ... Thalberg's Secretary (uncredited)
Evelyn Ford Evelyn Ford ... Chorine (uncredited)
Clem Fuller ... Cowboy Extra in Bullpen (uncredited)
John George ... Extra in Bullpen (uncredited)
Kenneth Gibson Kenneth Gibson ... Ceremony Guest (uncredited)
Bhupesh Guha Bhupesh Guha ... Ceremony Guest (uncredited)
Robert Haines Robert Haines ... Ceremony Guest (uncredited)
Jerry Hartleben Jerry Hartleben ... Lon Chaney at 8 (uncredited)
Charles Horvath ... Ivan Linow, Actor playing Hercules in 'Unholy Three' (uncredited)
Bob Hoy ... Assistant Director in Bullpen (uncredited)
William Hudson ... David Anderson, Reporter (uncredited)
Dave Kashner ... Flogger of 'Hunchback' (uncredited)
Tom Kennedy ... Audience at Eulogy (uncredited)
Jack Kenny ... Actor in Bullpen (uncredited)
Donald Kerr Donald Kerr ... Don, a Stagehand (uncredited)
Nancy Kilgas Nancy Kilgas ... Mary Philbin in 'Phantom' (uncredited)
Jess Kirkpatrick ... Police Lieutenant in Hospital (uncredited)
Mike Lally Mike Lally ... Lighting Man of 'Unholy Three' (uncredited)
Louise Lane ... Chorine (uncredited)
Hugh Lawrence ... George Chaney (uncredited)
Walter Lawrence Walter Lawrence ... Stagehand (uncredited)
Robert Locke Lorraine Robert Locke Lorraine ... Theatre Patron (uncredited)
Herbert Lytton ... Emergency Room Doctor (uncredited)
Della Malzahn Della Malzahn ... Chorine (uncredited)
George E. Mather George E. Mather ... Assistant Director in Bullpen (uncredited)
William Meader William Meader ... Ceremony Guest (uncredited)
Joe Merritt Joe Merritt ... Assistant Director in Bullpen (uncredited)
Ralph Montgomery Ralph Montgomery ... Director in Bullpen (uncredited)
Carol Morris ... Chorine (uncredited)
Sol Murgi ... Townsman in Miracle Man (uncredited)
Forbes Murray ... Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
Leo Needham Leo Needham ... John Chaney (uncredited)
Eddie Parker ... Studio Guard (uncredited)
Hank Patterson ... Scotty, Stage Door Man (uncredited)
George Pembroke George Pembroke ... Mr. Tait (uncredited)
George Peters George Peters ... Director of 'Hunchback' (uncredited)
Foster H. Phinney Foster H. Phinney ... Director of 'Phantom' (uncredited)
Allen Pinson Allen Pinson ... Reporter at Chaney's House (uncredited)
Mike Portanova Mike Portanova ... Assistant Director of 'Unholy Three' (uncredited)
Paul Power Paul Power ... Studio Executive (uncredited)
George Ramsey George Ramsey ... Assistant Director (uncredited)
Ford Raymond Ford Raymond ... Actor in Bullpen (uncredited)
James Seay ... Casting Director (uncredited)
Charles Soldani ... Actor in Bullpen (uncredited)
Cap Somers Cap Somers ... Extra in Bullpen (uncredited)
Owen Song Owen Song ... Actor in Bullpen (uncredited)
Lelani Sorenson Lelani Sorenson ... Carrie Chaney at 6 (uncredited)
George Sowards ... Actor in Bullpen (uncredited)
Ray Spiker Ray Spiker ... Ceremony Guest (uncredited)
Norman Stevans Norman Stevans ... Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
Robert Stevenson ... Policeman, 'Unholy Three' Set (uncredited)
Jane Strangis Jane Strangis ... Chorine (uncredited)
Hal Taggart Hal Taggart ... Chaney's Divorce Lawyer (uncredited)
Forrest Taylor ... Miracle Man (uncredited)
Ken Terrell ... Reporter at Chaney's House (uncredited)
Jack Tesler Jack Tesler ... Orchestra Leader (uncredited)
Sammee Tong ... Chinese Extra (uncredited)
Jack Tornek ... Townsman in Miracle Man (uncredited)
Frances E. Williams Frances E. Williams ... Louisa, Cleva's Maid (uncredited)
Harry Wilson ... Extra in Bullpen (uncredited)
Annie Yip Annie Yip ... Chinese Extra in Bullpen (uncredited)

Produced by 

Robert Arthur ... producer

Music by 

Frank Skinner

Cinematography by 

Russell Metty

Film Editing by 

Ted J. Kent

Art Direction by 

Alexander Golitzen
Eric Orbom

Set Decoration by 

Russell A. Gausman
Julia Heron

Costume Design by 

Bill Thomas

Makeup Department 

Jack Kevan ... makeup artist (unconfirmed)
Bud Westmore ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Edward Dodds ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Phil Bowles ... assistant director
Ray DeCamp ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Leslie I. Carey ... sound recordist
Robert Pritchard ... sound recordist
Robert L. Bratton ... sound editor (uncredited)
Edward L. Sandlin ... sound editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Clifford Stine ... special photographic effects

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Marilyn Sotto ... wardrobe: Mr. Cagney

Music Department 

Joseph Gershenson ... orchestrator
Milton Rosen ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Ethmer Roten ... musician: flute (uncredited)
Edward Ward ... composer: stock music (uncredited)

Script and Continuity Department 

Adele Cannon ... script supervisor (uncredited)

Other crew 

Clarence Kolb ... technical advisor
Marjorie Ramsey ... technical advisor
Reynold Brown ... movie poster art (uncredited)
Doreen Taylor ... singing double: "Malone" (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

See also

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

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