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True Stories (10-Oct-1986)

Director: David Byrne

Writers: David Byrne; Beth Henley; Stephen Tobolowsky

Composed by: David Byrne

Keywords: Comedy, Texas

Music by Talking Heads.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
David Byrne
Musician
14-May-1952   Frontman for Talking Heads
Chris Frantz
Drummer
8-May-1951   Drummer for Talking Heads
John Goodman
Actor
20-Jun-1952   King Ralph
Spalding Gray
Actor
5-Jun-1941 11-Jan-2004 Swimming to Cambodia monologist
Jerry Harrison
Musician
21-Feb-1949   Guitar and keyboard player for Talking Heads
Swoosie Kurtz
Actor
6-Sep-1944   A Shock to the System
Pops Staples
Guitarist
28-Dec-1915 19-Dec-2000 Blues guitarist
Scott Valentine
Actor
3-Jun-1958   Det. Rafferty on Black Scorpion
Tina Weymouth
Bassist
22-Nov-1950   Bassist for Talking Heads

CAST

Starring
John Goodman   ...   Louis Fyne
Annie McEnroe   ...   Kay Culver
Jo Harvey Allen   ...   The Lying Woman
Spalding Gray   ...   Earl Culver
Alix Elias   ...   The Cute Woman
Pops Staples   ...   Mr. Tucker
Humberto "Tito" Larriva   ...   Ramon
John Ingle   ...   The Preacher
Matthew Posey   ...   The Computer Guy
David Byrne   ...   Narrator
and
Swoosie Kurtz   ...   The Lazy Woman
Also Starring
Amy Buffington   ...   Linda Culver
Richard Dowlearn   ...   Larry Culver
Capucine DeWulf   ...   The Little Girl on the Road
Cynthia Gould   ...   Factory Girl #1
Kelly Wright   ...   Factory Girl #2
Hinpheth Siharath   ...   Laotian Factory Worker
Phyllis Wallace   ...   Woman at Plant
Linda McCauley   ...   Louis' Date at Chinese Restaurant
Marion Henley   ...   Moonstone
Huey P. Meaux   ...   Wild Wild Life Club DJ and VJ
Lip-Synchers
Connie Deaton   ...   Lip-Syncher
Jerry Harrison   ...   Lip-Syncher
Meredith Zednick   ...   Lip-Syncher
Alonzo Richard   ...   Lip-Syncher
David Byrne   ...   Lip-Syncher
Chrissy Miller   ...   Lip-Syncher
Tony Reynolds   ...   Lip-Syncher
Eric "E.T." Thorngren   ...   Lip-Syncher
Stephen Seybold   ...   Lip-Syncher
Tina Weymouth   ...   Lip-Syncher
Chris Frantz   ...   Lip-Syncher
Vangie Barefoot   ...   Lip-Syncher
Keith Algier   ...   Lip-Syncher
Freeman Beatty   ...   Lip-Syncher
Air Band
Ronna Cohen   ...   Air Band
Rex Taylor Smith   ...   Air Band
Scott Valentine   ...   Air Band
James Jackson   ...   Singing Watchman
Angus G. Wynne III   ...   Dancing Businessman
Cora Cardona   ...   Margie Ortiz
Andrew Barach   ...   Laughing Headline Reader #1
Gregory Gunter   ...   Laughing Headline Reader #2
Ric Spiegel   ...   Passerby in Mall
Tom Denolf   ...   Friend of Passerby
Ed Geldart   ...   Grandfather in Mall
Fashion Show Band
Ray Coahran   ...   Fashion Show Band
Ken Chambers   ...   Fashion Show Band
Daniel Marder   ...   Fashion Show Band
Bale Allen   ...   Teenage Boy in Field
Liz Moore   ...   Teenage Girl in Field
Gospel Band
Jim Colegrove   ...   Gospel Band
Tonney Watts   ...   Gospel Band
Vernon Watts   ...   Gospel Band
The Bert Cross Choir   ...   Gospel Choir
Frank Smith   ...   Man in Church
L. T. Felty   ...   Duck Hunter
David Averett   ...   Duck Hunter
"Hey Now" Kids
Evelyn Box   ...   Hey Now Kid
Kevin Box   ...   Hey Now Kid
Kenan Crinion   ...   Hey Now Kid
Jason Liebrecht   ...   Hey Now Kid
William McDaniel   ...   Hey Now Kid
Brian Monroe   ...   Hey Now Kid
Jessica Pendland   ...   Hey Now Kid
Michael Pendland   ...   Hey Now Kid
The St. Thomas Aquinas School Choir   ...   Choir
John Pritchett   ...   Sound Man
Steve Jordan y Rio Jordan   ...   Dance Club Band
Christopher Johnson   ...   Mr. Tucker's Son
Talent Show Participants
Norman Seaton   ...   Dueling Auctioneer
Charles Connour   ...   Dueling Auctioneer
Randy Erwin   ...   Yodeler
Tyler Junior College Apache Belles   ...   Precision Dancers
Heather Hanks   ...   Teenage Girl Ventriloquist
Chris Douridas   ...   Teenage Boy Ventriloquist
Steve Jordan with Los Vampiros   ...   Ramon's Band
Otis Gray   ...   Yo-Yo Duet
Edward Kwan   ...   Yo-Yo Duet
Dallas Boy Scout Troop #872   ...   Boy Scouts Skit
Shadow Dancers Act
John Job   ...   Shadow Dancer
Lynn Raridon   ...   Shadow Dancer
Ann Mary Carney   ...   Shadow Dancer
Mark Edwards   ...   Shadow Dancer
Steve Schwolert   ...   Shadow Dancer
Paul Semrad   ...   Shadow Dancer
Annie Hemphill   ...   Shadow Dancer
Garland Blue Star Line Dancers   ...   Seniors Dance Ensemble
Louis Fyne's Country Bachelors
Sumter Bruton   ...   Country Bachelors
Art Guinn   ...   Country Bachelors
Bob Lukeman   ...   Country Bachelors
Scott Jenkins   ...   Country Bachelors

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