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Victor/Victoria (16-Mar-1982)

Director: Blake Edwards

Writer: Blake Edwards

Original Music by: Henry Mancini

Producers: Blake Edwards; Tony Adams

Keywords: Romantic Comedy, Crossdressing

A gay singer convinces a down-on-her-luck female singer to become a female impersonator in 1930s Paris. Felt retro in 1982, still strong today. Won an Oscar for Best Original Score; received additional nominations for Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor and Actress, Best Adaptation, Best Set Decoration and Best Costume Design. Remake of a German film, Viktor und Viktoria (1933).

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Julie Andrews
Singer
1-Oct-1935   Mary Poppins
James Garner
Actor
7-Apr-1928   Jim Rockford on Rockford Files
Alex Karras
Actor
15-Jul-1935 10-Oct-2012 Mongo, dad on Webster
Robert Preston
Actor
8-Jun-1918 21-Mar-1987 The Music Man
John Rhys-Davies
Actor
5-May-1944   Gimli the dwarf in Lord of the Rings
Michael Robbins
Actor
14-Nov-1930 11-Dec-1992 Arthur Rudge on On the Buses
Graham Stark
Actor
20-Jan-1922 29-Oct-2013 The Return of the Pink Panther
Lesley Ann Warren
Actor
16-Aug-1946   The Limey

CAST

Julie Andrews   ...   Victoria Grant
James Garner   ...   King Marchand
Robert Preston   ...   Carroll Todd
Lesley Ann Warren   ...   Norma Cassady
Alex Karras   ...   Squash Bernstein
John Rhys-Davies   ...   Andre Cassell
Graham Stark   ...   Waiter
Peter Arne   ...   Labisse
Sherloque Tanney   ...   Charles Bovin
Michael Robbins   ...   Hotel Manager
Norman Chancer   ...   Sal Andratti
David Gant   ...   Restaurant Manager
Maria Charles   ...   Madame President
Malcolm Jamieson   ...   Richard DiNardo
John Cassady   ...   Juke
Mike Tezcan   ...   Clam
Christopher Good   ...   Stage Manager
Matyelock Gibbs   ...   Cassell's Receptionist
Jay Benedict   ...   Guy Langois
Olivier Pierre   ...   Langois' Companion
Martin Rayner   ...   Concierge
George Silver   ...   Fat Man Eating an Eclair
Joanna Dickens   ...   Large Lady in Restaurant
Terence Skelton   ...   Deviant Husband
Ina Skriver   ...   Simone Kallisto
Stuart Turton   ...   Boyfriend to Actress
Geoffrey Beevers   ...   Police Inspector
Sam Williams   ...   Chorus Boy
Simon Chandler   ...   Chorus Boy
Neil Cunningham   ...   Nightclub M.C.
Vivienne Chandler   ...   Chambermaid
Bill Monks   ...   Leclou
Perry Davey   ...   Balancing Man
Elizabeth Vaughan   ...   Opera Singer
Paddy Ward   ...   Photographer
Tim Stern   ...   Desk Clerk Third Rate Hotel

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