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The Death and Life of John F. Donovan Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Xavier Dolan

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Xavier Dolan ... (written by)
Jacob Tierney ... (written by)

Cast  

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Rupert Turner
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Jeanette
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Liz Jones
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Audrey Newhouse
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Amy Bosworth
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Barbara Haggermaker
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Narrator
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Rupert Turner (Adult)
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Will Jefford Jr.
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Mrs. Kureishi
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Journalist #4
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Moira's assistant
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Big Billy
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Police Officer
Alison Louder ...
Hellsome high actress
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Club Girl
Leni Parker ...
Bonnie
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Paparazzo #1
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Fran Targ
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Photographer
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Commuter
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Young Daniel
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James, the Director
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Train Commuter
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Street Vendor
Daniel Lillford ...
British T.V. Producer
Jane Wheeler ...
Aunt Anne
Katy Breier ...
Trish
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Market Crowd
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Teenage Girl #1
Ellen David ...
Adam's Mother
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Journalist
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Lawyer
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Photographer #3
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Policeman
Lukas Rolfe ...
Cedric James
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Hellsome high actor
Craig Eldridge ...
Uncle Patrick
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Young Director
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Mother
Susan Almgren ...
Aunt Faith
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Paparazzo #2
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Police Office Staff
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Fan #2
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Tonight Show Host
Manuel Tadros ...
Salim
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Gossip Editor
Rebecca Windheim ...
Fan #1
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Will's Dad
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Editor #1
Zoe Tounta ...
Market Passer-by
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Douche
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Police Officer #1
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Editor #2
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Concierge
Teale Bishopric ...
Girl in Car
Dakota Taylor ...
Will's Brother
Serge Martineau ...
Picture Car driver
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CNN Reporter
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Intern (Sasha)
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Will's Mom
Carolyn Fe ...
Porter
Nathanael James ...
Market Seller
Dakota Jamal Wellman ...
Eric
Marcello Di Fruscia ...
Paparazzo #3
Patrick Abellard ...
Club Boy #1
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Photographer #7
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Passer-by
Sam Thompson ...
Passer-by
Suzanne Virdee ...
Female Anchor
Holly Bernier ...
Journalist #2
David Orrells ...
Market Shopper
Hannah Morgan Lord ...
Fan girl
Rob Baker ...
Tonight Show Host
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Red Ball attendee (uncredited)
Sascha Panknin ...
Paparazzo #4 (uncredited)
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Market Vendor (uncredited)
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Market Crowd (uncredited)

Produced by 

Peter Carlton ... co-producer
Dan DeFilippo ... supervising producer: New York unit
Xavier Dolan ... producer
Nancy Grant ... producer
Lyse Lafontaine ... producer
Veronika Lencova ... line producer: Czech Republic
Fernando D. Maldonado ... line producer: New York unit
Michel Merkt ... producer
Barry Ryan ... co-producer

Music by 

Gabriel Yared

Cinematography by 

André Turpin

Film Editing by 

Mathieu Denis
Xavier Dolan

Casting By 

Carmen Cuba

Production Design by 

Anne Pritchard
Colombe Raby

Art Direction by 

Henrich Boraros ... (Prague)
John El Manahi ... (new york unit)
Pierre Perrault
James Price ... (UK)

Set Decoration by 

Michael Bird ... (leadman, new york unit)
Frédérique Bolté
Jana Chovancova ... (set decorator, prague unit)
Elise de Blois ... key set decorator
Pascale Deschênes
Gilbert Gertsen Jr. ... (set dresser, new york unit)
Jesse Hegney ... (on set dresser, new york unit)
Susan Raney ... (set decorator, new york unit)

Costume Design by 

Stacey Berman ... (new york unit: New York)
Michele Clapton
Pierre-Yves Gayraud

Makeup Department 

Marianne Bobet ... key extras makeup artist
Julie Brisebois ... extras make up artist
Victor DeNicola ... hair stylist: new york unit
Linda Dowds ... makeup artist: Jessica Chastain
Sjaan Gillings ... makeup supervisor
Sian Grigg ... Makeup artist to Natalie Portman
Scott Hersh ... makeup artist: new york unit
Stephanie Ingram ... personal hairstylist to jessica chastain
Kathy Kelso ... makeup department head
Audrey Lampron ... assistant hair stylist
Camiel McLean ... makeup artist
Maïna Militza ... makeup artist
Clare Ramsey ... hair & make-up artist London unit
Jean Scarabin ... crowd hair stylist

Production Management 

Joan G. Bostwick ... ny production supervisor
Ronald Gilbert ... production manager
Roger Harlow ... head of production: film dailies
Veronika Lencova ... production manager: Czech Republic
Karl Liegis ... unit production manager
Cheryl Quarantiello ... unit production manager: new york unit
Mélanie Simard ... assistant unit manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Kyle Burstein ... second second assistant director: new york unit
Michael Chapman ... crowd third assistant director: UK unit
Ariane Collman ... third assistant director
Florelle Del Burgo ... extra third assistant director
Marie Devautour ... crowd second assistant director: UK unit
Joshua A. Friedman ... second assistant director: new york shoot / second assistant director: new york unit
Martin Hladik ... third assistant director
Rosalind Howes ... third assistant director: UK unit
Jonathan Jean-Pierre ... additional third assistant director
Matthew Jemus ... first assistant director
Karine P. Labelle ... third assistant director
Marketa Magerova ... second assistant director CZ
Gabrielle Mankiewicz ... third assistant director
Howard McMaster ... first assistant director: new york unit
Laurence Mercier ... second assistant director
Shanna Roberts-Salée ... third assistant director
Tom Treasure ... crowd third assistant director: UK unit

Art Department 

Lili Lea Abraham ... art department assistant
Claire Anderton ... art department assistant: daily
Natacha Antiglio ... art department coordinator
Véronique Arcouette ... props
Caroline Bailey ... graphic designer: UK
Patrick Binette ... set dresser
Dave Blacker ... dressing prop
Alain Brochu ... construction supervisor
Cathy Cosgrove ... set decorator uk
Louis Cyr ... set dresser
Isabelle Côté ... graphic designer
Isabella Faull ... petty cash buyer UK
Alain Giguère ... key head painter
Lettie Grumbar ... petty cash buyer
Joe Hardy ... stand by art director: UK
Marie Isabel ... Petty cash buyer UK
Harry James ... stand by props
Karel Jinda ... leadman Prague unit
Peter Knegt ... props assistance
Raymond Larose ... set designer
Simone Leclerc ... property master
Warren Lever ... construction manager
Meghan Lowry ... assistant prop master: new york unit
Andre Nicolas Malouf ... set dresser
Jean-Philippe Marcotte ... storyboard artist
Anna Mayerová ... set designer
Jean-François Merlot ... scenic painter
Jean-Christophe Meunier ... assistant on-set props
Gareth Middleton ... standby props
Catherine Miller ... prop master: new york unit
Vincent Morin ... illustrator
David Pearce ... scenic painter
Philippe Perrier ... assistant art director
Jekaterina Potasova ... assistant graphic designer
Benoit Robitaille ... set dresser
Georges Samuel ... set dresser
Tilly Scandrett ... assistant art director
Radia Slaimi ... set designer
Mark Smith ... property master: UK
Emilia Spirito ... art department coordinator: nyc unit
Charles-Olivier Tremblay ... art department coordinator assistant: Montreal / production designer assistant: London, Prague
Lucie Tremblay ... set designer
Amaya Valentina ... petty cash buyer
Mimi Violette ... graphic designer
Carol Maull ... scenic painter (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Felix Andrew ... sound mixer / sound mixer: new york unit
Rachelle Bergeron ... adr manager
Jan Blazek ... boom operator: Prague unit
Libero Colimberti ... sound utility: new york unit
Stevie Haywood ... sound mixer / sound mixer: UK Unit
Ariane Laliberté ... boom operator
Kevin Morales ... adr recordist
Darryl Peat ... sound assistant
Guy Pelletier ... adr editor / dialogue editor
Igor Pokorný ... sound mixer: Prague unit
Vojta Ptácek ... boom operator: Prague unit
Jeffrey Roy ... adr mixer
Jean-Philippe Savard ... sound effects editor
Lee Thompson ... boom operator: UK
Julie Wilde ... boom operator: new york unit

Special Effects by 

Jeff Brink ... special effects coordinator: new york unit
Doug Facciponti ... special effects: new york unit
Guillaume Murray ... special effects supervisor

Visual Effects by 

Simon Beaupré ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Marie-Eve Bedard-Tremblay ... vfx project manager: Rodeo FX
Didier Bertrand ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Robert Bock ... visual effects supervisor: Rodeo FX
Jonathan Brayer ... project manager: Alchemy 24
Lorie Bussières ... visual effects coordinator: Rodeo FX
Karina Cesta ... shading artist: Rodeo FX
Pascal Clement ... digital compositor: Alchemy 24
Annie Cliche ... visual effects producer: Rodeo FX
Catherine Coley ... communications: Rodeo FX
Philippe Cournoyer ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Marie Côté ... business development: Rodeo FX
Maxime Desforges ... vfx editor: Alchemy24
David Décoste ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Jean-François Ferland ... visual effects supervisor: Alchemy 24
Jessica Francoeur-Ducharme ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Christian Gaumond ... fx artist: Rodeo FX
Marie-Ève Gélinas ... digital compositor: Rodeo FX
Bryan Hsu ... lead sequence: Alchemy24
Vincent L'Heureux ... modeling artist: Rodeo FX
Jonathan Laborde ... lead fx: Rodeo FX
Marie-Claude Lafontaine ... visual effects producer: Alchemy24
Isabelle Langlois ... vp production: Rodeo FX
Louis-Charles Lapointe ... visual effects coordinator: Rodeo FX
Maxime Lapointe ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Francis Larose ... vfx operation manager: Alchemy24
Patrick Lemay-Hardy ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Wesley Lemieux ... visual effects artist: Alchemy24
Marilou Marchand ... vfx production assistant: Rodeo FX
David McKay ... matchmove artist: Rodeo FX
Sébastien Moreau ... visual effects executive producer: Rodeo FX
Pierre-David Myles ... visual effects coordinator: Alchemy24
Alexandre Ménard ... cg supervisor: Rodeo FX
Catherine Nadeau ... vfx executive producer: Alchemy24
Nguon Vissal Ong ... compositing supervisor: Rodeo FX
Andris Pakalns ... compositing supervisor: Alchemy24
Antoine Petitgand ... lighting artist: Rodeo FX
Mathieu Phaneuf ... modeling artist: Rodeo FX
Etienne Poulin St-Laurent ... matchmove supervisor: Rodeo FX
Olivier Péloquin ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Marc-André Roy ... rotoscope artist: Rodeo FX
Jordan Soles ... vp technology and development: Rodeo FX
Rachel Terrien ... vfx administrative assistant: Alchemy24
Pier-Luc Verville ... fx artist: Rodeo FX
Yi Zhang ... digital compositor: Alchemy24
Jean-Francois Bouchard ... color/pipeline developer: Rodeo FX (uncredited)
Matthieu Labbe ... visual effects production assistant: Rodeo FX (uncredited)

Stunts 

Richard Blenkiron ... jacob tremley stunt double
Peter Bucossi ... stunt coordinator: new york
Marie France Denoncourt ... stunt performer
Jean-Francois Lachapelle ... stunt performer
Léon Gosselin Leclerc ... Stunt Double: Kit Harington
Edd Osmond ... jacob tremblay stunt double
Lee Sheward ... stunt coordinator
Alex Stines ... stunts
Steen Young ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Gabriel Albuquerque ... video assist: UK unit
Olivia Aravecchia ... B camera 2nd assistant
Charles-Antoine Auger ... second assistant camera: b camera
Pierre Beaulieu ... Best Boy electrician
Maxime Boutin ... first assistant camera: b camera
Raphael Capel ... camera trainee
Phillip V. Caruso ... still photographer: new york unit
Cyrille Chatelain ... technical advisor: led lights
Alex Collings ... central loader: uk
Georgina Cook ... video assist assistant
Robert Courtemanche ... grip
Eric Dvorsky ... aerial director of photography / eclipse operator: new york unit
Sam Elliot ... camera loader: new york unit
Ben Foat ... clapper loader: "a" camera, UK unit
Michael Garofalo ... assistant camera: new york unit
Wes Hodges ... assistant camera: new york unit
Michal Krbecek ... second assistant a camera / second assistant a camera: Czech
Pierre-Luc L'Espérance ... grip rigger
Denis Lamothe ... gaffer
Henry Landgrebe ... steadicam/b camera focus puller
François Legris ... gaffer second unit
Antoine Masson Maclean ... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Mitch Malpica ... second assistant camera: new york unit
Nicolas Marion ... first assistant camera a London
Lance Mayer ... libra head technician: new york unit
Taylor McClay ... Camera Trainee: UK Unit
Aaron Medick ... camera operator: New York unit
Rodrigo Millán ... second assistant camera: new york unit
Pavel Proisl ... key grip: Prague unit
Frank Rinato ... director of photograpy: new york unit
Daniel Salk ... video assist: new york unit
Vis Sopjani ... grip trainee
Tereza Vachova ... camera trainee: czech unit
Fran Weston ... a camera focus puller: prague unit
Matt Wright ... B Cam Clapper Loader: UK

Casting Department 

Julie Breton ... extras casting
Catriona Dickie ... casting assistant
Katherine Hurt ... ny extras casting
Maya Kvetny ... casting director: czech republic
Kate Ringsell ... casting director: uk
Jackie Snyder ... ny extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Lily Bevan ... principal costume trainee
Kaniez Braganza ... textile artist
Anne T. Delaney ... costume assistant
Lynda Goode ... assistant wardrobe: on-set
Bryde Gordon ... crowd costume daily
Yafi Hoch ... costumer: new york unit
Sam Keyte ... costume maker
Heather Leat ... costume supervisor: UK
Maia Herzog Lee ... costume junior daily
Claire Lester ... stand-by: daily: UK
Susan MacKenzie ... costume cutter and maker
Sharon McCormack ... cutter
Vikki Medhurst ... costume maker daily uk shoot
Nicole Picard ... seamstress tailor
Samuel Ososki ... costume maker daily UK shoot
Suzanne Pakier ... costume supervisor: new york unit
Kathryn Sutcliffe ... crowd costume supervisor: UK

Editorial Department 

Laura Bougot ... assistant editor
Jérôme Cloutier ... colorist
Marie-Pier Dupuis ... assistant editor
Michael Rolt ... assistant editor
Stéphanie Vaillancourt ... assistant editor

Location Management 

Daniella R. Baggaley ... Location Assistant
Philippe Daneau ... assistant location manager
Nicholas DeWitt ... location assistant: NY
Summer Greenwood ... location marshal
Jodie Gregory ... assistant location manager
Charlotte Hemsley ... location scout
Paul Kramer ... location manager: new york unit
Lucy Lee ... assistant location manager
Benoît Mathieu ... location manager
Richard May ... location scout
Nicholas Morris ... location marshal: Dailies
Nicolas Sabourin ... assistant location manager
Umberto Schramm ... unit manager: uk
Daniel Shovlin ... assistant location scout: new york unit
Jane Soans ... Supervising Location Manager UK
Mandy Ward ... location scout: new york unit

Music Department 

Becky Bentham ... score supervisor
Mark Berrow ... violin
Thomas Bowes ... concertmaster
Peter Cobbin ... score mixed by / score recorded by
Alex Ferguson ... assistant engineer
Isobel Griffiths ... orchestral contractor
Kirsty Whalley ... score mixed by

Transportation Department 

Stephane Boisvert ... driver
Harvey Drouelle ... driver: B unit
Wayne Green ... facilities account manager
Jean-Francois Hall ... cast driver
Réal Hamel ... picture car coordinator
Dean Moran ... transportation captain
Mark Mustafa ... unit driver
Manon Rufer ... transportation coordinator
Dennis Salomone ... transportation captain: new york unit
Robert Sklenár ... transportation coordinator

Other crew 

Jordyn Acconcia ... production coordinator: new york
Hussain Ahmed ... production coordinator: uk
Stephanie Aubin ... assistant accountant
Kathleen Beall ... assistant location manager: new york unit
Slater Brauns ... production accountant: new york unit
Jan Cajzl ... set production assistant
Josie Callahan ... assistant to ms. chastain
Lucine Canel ... daily floor runner: uk
Charlotte Carey ... set production assistant: UK unit
Ève Christin-Cuerrier ... clearance coordinator
Evelyn Chu ... accounting clerk
Kim Dang ... paperwork production assistant
Charlie David ... Kit Harington photo double
Liana Dee ... first production accountant
Steve Deering ... script coverage
Puelo Deir ... unit publicist
Tim Desbois ... aerial coordinator
Yves Desjardins ... production coordinator
Nick Dewitt ... production assistant: new york unit
Leo Driver ... parking coordinator: new york unit
Kate Eldridge ... 1st assistant accountant
Liane Escorza ... assistant production coordinator
Lucas Field ... production assistant
Christian Fluet ... financial controller / production accountant
Jack Fontaine ... set production assistant: UK unit
Wayne Green ... facilities manager
Nancy Gryspeerdt ... voice coach
Jean-Francois Hall ... production assistant
Dan Hands ... production accountant
Paul Hillier ... UK EL & Motor Insurance
Jack Holliman ... production assistant
Chris Hopper ... production assistant dailies
Jean-Patrick Joseph ... special equipment supplier
Hye Son Kim ... first assistant accountant: new york unit
Jj McAllister ... runner: additional photography
Marianne Messier Petit ... Travel Coordinator
Catherine Miller ... prop master: new york unit
Peter Jonathan Moore ... set production assistant: UK unit
Jonathan Michael Mora ... production assistant
Veronika Nemeckova ... production coordinator
Olivia Nikolayenko ... craft service pa
Timothy D. Orr ... helicopter pilot
Nathalie Paquette ... script supervisor
Sheena Patel ... set production assistant: UK unit
Felipe Pava ... production assistant
Lawrence Philips ... set production assistant: UK unit
Stephanie Proulx ... accountant assistant
Izzy Renton ... base production assistant: UK unit
Melisa Rodop ... crowd runner
Caitlin Ronan ... Assistant to Mr. DeFilippo: New York unit
Marie-Helene Roy ... assistant production coordinator: reshoots
Cameron G. Russell ... production assistant (as Cameron Russell)
Athena Sammy ... production assistant dailies
Simone Tomasi ... production secretary
Ashley Turner ... set production assistant: UK unit
Hugo Williams-Ellis ... production assistant: UK
Katie Zgorska ... daily floor runner

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