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Educating Rita (1983) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Lewis Gilbert

Writing Credits  

Willy Russell ... (screenplay)
 
Willy Russell ... (play) (uncredited)
Willy Russell ... (stage play)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Michael Caine ... Dr. Frank Bryant
Julie Walters ... Rita
Michael Williams ... Brian
Maureen Lipman ... Trish
Jeananne Crowley Jeananne Crowley ... Julia
Malcolm Douglas ... Denny
Godfrey Quigley ... Rita's Father
Dearbhla Molloy ... Elaine
Patrick Daly Patrick Daly ... Bursar (as Pat Daly)
Kim Fortune Kim Fortune ... Collins
Philip Hurd-Wood ... Tiger (as Philip Hurdwood)
Hilary Reynolds Hilary Reynolds ... Lesley
Jack Walsh ... Price
Christopher Casson Christopher Casson ... Professor
Rosamund Burton Rosamund Burton ... Denise
Marcus O'Higgins Marcus O'Higgins ... Marcus
Mark Drew Mark Drew ... Disco Manager
Gabrielle Reidy Gabrielle Reidy ... Barbara
Des Nealon Des Nealon ... Invigilator
Marie Conmee Marie Conmee ... Customer in Hairdressers
Oliver Maguire Oliver Maguire ... Tutor
Derry Power Derry Power ... Photographer
Alan Stanford Alan Stanford ... Bistro Manager
Gerry Sullivan Gerry Sullivan ... Security Officer
Patricia Jeffares Patricia Jeffares ... Rita's Mother
Maeve Germaine ... Sandra
Liam Stack Liam Stack ... Sandra's Fiancé

Produced by 

William P. Cartlidge ... co-producer
Lewis Gilbert ... producer
Herbert L. Oakes ... executive producer

Music by 

David Hentschel

Cinematography by 

Frank Watts ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Garth Craven

Casting By 

Weston Drury Jr.
Nuala Moiselle

Art Direction by 

Maurice Fowler

Set Decoration by 

Josie MacAvin

Costume Design by 

Candy Paterson

Makeup Department 

Pat McDermott ... key hair stylist (as Patricia McDermott)
Freddie Williamson ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Jack Phelan ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Mishka Cheyko ... assistant director (as Michel Cheyko)
Martin O'Malley ... second assistant director
John G. Phelan ... third assistant director

Art Department 

Arden Gantly ... draughtsman
Jimmy Kavanagh ... drapes
Joe Lee ... construction manager
Sunny Mulligan ... production buyer

Sound Department 

Ken Barker ... dubbing mixer
Daniel Brisseau ... sound mixer
Ron Davis ... dubbing editor
John Hayward ... re-recording mixer
Philip Rogers ... sound recordist
Liam Saurin ... sound mixer

Special Effects by 

Derek Johnston ... special effects assistant
Gerry Johnston ... special effects

Visual Effects by 

Alan Church ... optical camera (uncredited)
Tony Willis ... effects cameraman (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Tom Collins ... still photographer
Louie Conroy ... gaffer
Patrick Conroy ... electrical gaffer
Philip Grosvenor ... assistant camera (as Phillip Grosvenor)
Michael McGrath ... still photographer
Luke Quigley ... camera grip
Tony White ... camera operator
Nic Milner ... clapper loader (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jack Gallagher ... wardrobe master
Rita Wakely ... wardrobe mistress

Editorial Department 

Michael Kelliher ... assistant editor
Sebastian Serrell-Watts ... assistant editor

Location Management 

Grania O'Shannon ... location manager

Music Department 

John Gilbert ... music producer
David Hentschel ... music arranger / music performed by / music producer / music engineer (uncredited) / music mixer (uncredited)

Script and Continuity Department 

Jean Bourne ... continuity coordinator
Vernon Harris ... script editor

Transportation Department 

Arthur Dunne ... transportation manager

Other crew 

Con Cremins ... accounting assistant
Brian Doyle ... unit publicist
Marie McFerran ... production assistant
Rex Mitchell ... production accountant
Candy Paterson ... hair and fashion consultant

See also

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

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