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Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel (2009) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Brigitte Berman

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Brigitte Berman

Cast  

Larry Adler ... Himself (archive footage)
Bobbie Arnstein Bobbie Arnstein ... Herself (archive footage)
Joan Baez ... Herself: Folk Singer / Activist
Count Basie ... Himself (archive footage)
Tony Bennett ... Himself: Singer
Pat Boone ... Himself - Christian Activist, Singer
Malcolm Boyd Malcolm Boyd ... Himself: Author (as Reverend Malcolm Boyd)
Ray Bradbury ... Himself (archive footage)
Jim Brown ... Himself - Social Activist / Retired NFL Player
Susan Brownmiller ... Herself: Feminist / Author
Lenny Bruce ... Himself (archive footage)
William F. Buckley ... Himself (archive footage) (as William F. Buckley Jr.)
Vincent Bugliosi ... Himself: Attorney / Author (as Vince Bugliosi)
James Caan ... Himself
Dick Cavett ... Himself: TV Talk Show Host
Kimberley Conrad ... Herself (archive footage)
Country Joe and the Fish ... Themselves (archive footage)
Robert Culp ... Himself: Actor
Tony Curtis ... Himself
Sammy Davis Jr. ... Himself (archive footage)
Miles Davis ... Himself (archive footage)
Dorothy Donegan Dorothy Donegan ... Herself (archive footage)
Bobby Doyle Bobby Doyle ... Himself (archive footage)
Jerry Falwell ... Himself (archive footage)
Daryl Farrington Daryl Farrington ... Herself (archive footage)
The Gateway Singers The Gateway Singers ... Themselves (archive footage)
Dizzy Gillespie ... Himself (archive footage)
Linda Gordon Linda Gordon ... Herself: Feminist Writer / Professor
Dick Gregory ... Himself: Comedian, Civil Rights Activist
Alex Haley ... Himself (archive footage)
Tim Hauser Tim Hauser ... Himself: Singer / Founder, 'The Manhattan Transfer'
Christie Hefner ... Herself
Hugh Hefner ... Himself
Keith Hefner Keith Hefner ... Himself
Hubert H. Humphrey ... Himself: At Democratic National Convention (archive footage) (as Vice President Hubert Humphrey)
Vicki Iovine Vicki Iovine ... Herself: Playmate 1979 / Writer (as Vicki McCarty Iovine)
Jesse Jackson ... Himself: Civil Rights Activist (as Rev. Jesse Jackson)
Burton Joseph Burton Joseph ... Himself: Civil Rights Lawyer / Chairman, Playboy Foundation (as Burt Joseph)
Charles Keating Charles Keating ... Himself (archive footage)
Lambert Hendricks & Ross Lambert Hendricks & Ross ... Themselves (archive footage) (as Lambert Hendricks & Ross)
Lois Lee ... Herself: Founder / President, 'Children of the Night' (as Dr. Lois Lee)
Nat Lehrman Nat Lehrman ... Himself: Former Editor & Assoc. Publisher, Playboy Magazine
Max Lerner Max Lerner ... Himself (archive footage)
Peggy Lord Peggy Lord ... Herself (archive footage)
George Lucas ... Himself - Film Director / Producer
Bill Maher ... Himself: Comedian / Talk Show Host
Jenny McCarthy ... Herself
Patti McGuire Patti McGuire ... Herself
Barry Melton Barry Melton ... Himself: Activist / Co-Founder, 'Country Joe and the Fish'
Mary O'Connor Mary O'Connor ... Herself: Executive Assistant to Hugh Hefner
Art Paul Art Paul ... Himself: Founding Art Director, Playboy Magazine
Janet Pilgrim Janet Pilgrim ... Herself (archive footage)
Dennis Prager Dennis Prager ... Himself: Talk Radio Host / Author
Ronald Reagan ... Himself (archive footage)
David Reuben David Reuben ... Himself (archive footage) (as Dr. David Reuben)
Buddy Rich ... Himself (archive footage)
Richard Rosenzweig Richard Rosenzweig ... Himself: Executive Vice President, Playboy Enterprises Inc.
Kathy Russell Kathy Russell ... Herself: Winner, Hugh M. Hefner First Amendment Award (archive footage)
Loretta Sanchez Loretta Sanchez ... Herself: Congresswoman
Pete Seeger ... Himself: Folk Singer / Activist
Eldon Sellers Eldon Sellers ... Himself: Former Executive, Playboy Magazine
Gene Simmons ... Himself
David Steinberg ... Himself: Comedian / Writer
Dorothy Stratten ... Herself (archive footage)
Shannon Tweed ... Herself: Playmate of the Year 1982 / Actress
Gore Vidal ... Himself (archive footage)
Mike Wallace ... Himself: Journalist
Ruth Westheimer ... Herself: Sex Therapist (as Dr. Ruth Westheimer)
Josh White Josh White ... Himself (archive footage)
Gahan Wilson Gahan Wilson ... Himself: Cartoonist
Ray Anthony ... Himself (uncredited)
Louis Armstrong ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Warren Beatty ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Barbi Benton ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Alvah Bessie Alvah Bessie ... Himself (Testifying Before House Un-American Activities Committee) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Warren Burger Warren Burger ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Betty Conklin Betty Conklin ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ella Fitzgerald ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Carrie Leigh Carrie Leigh ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Holly Madison ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Bridget Marquardt ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Nancy Reagan ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Pat Riley ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Mel Tormé ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Kendra Wilkinson ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Produced by 

Brigitte Berman ... producer
Peter Raymont ... producer
Victor Solnicki ... producer

Music by 

James Mark Stewart

Cinematography by 

John Westheuser

Film Editing by 

Brigitte Berman
Richard Vandentillaart

Sound Department 

Elma Bello ... dialogue editor
Matthew Chan ... re-recording mixer
Dan Cherkas ... music recordist
Christopher Guglick ... mix studio assistant
Rob Hutchins ... assistant dialogue editor
Ao Loo ... sound
Daniel Pellerin ... supervising sound re-recording mixer
Geoff Raffan ... dialogue editor

Animation Department 

Tom Hillman ... animation
Jaime Torres ... animator

Editorial Department 

Louis Casado ... film timer
Patrick Duchesne ... digital intermediate producer
Margaret Hutz ... digital intermediate assistant (as Margaret Mansell)
Mathew Mulholland ... additional editor

Other crew 

Virginia Kelly ... publicist
James Kwiatkowski ... consultant: Technicolor
Andy Schwab ... archival staff

Thanks 

Anne Frank ... special thanks

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