Bird (1988)

Bird
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 2hr 41mins.
Genres Biopic, Music
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Forest Whitaker Actor Charlie "Bird" Parker 1 1000001
Diane Venora Actor Chan Parker 1 1000002
Michael Zelniker Actor Red Rodney 1 1000003
Samuel Wright Actor Dizzy 1 1000004
Keith David Actor Buster Franklin 1 1000005
Michael McGuire Actor Brewster 1 1000006
James Handy Actor Esteves 1 1000007
Damon Whitaker Actor Young 1 1000008
Morgan Nagler Actor Kim 1 1000009
Arlen Snyder Actor Dr Heath 1 1000010
Sam Robards Actor Moscowitz 1 1000011
Penelope Windust Actor Bellevue Nurse 1 1000012
Glenn Wright Actor Alcoholic Patient 1 1000013
George Orrison Actor Patient With Checkers 1 1000014
Bill Cobbs Actor Dr Caulfield 1 1000015
Hamilton Camp Actor Mayor of 52nd Street 1 1000016
Chris Bosley Actor 1st Doorman 1 1000017
George Bruce Actor 2nd Doorman 1 1000018
Joey Green Actor Gene 1 1000019
John Witherspoon Actor Sid 1 1000020
Tony Todd Actor Frog 1 1000021
Jo DeWinter Actor Mildred Berg 1 1000022
Richard Zavaglia Actor Ralph the Narc 1 1000023
Anna Thomson Actor Audrey 1 1000024
Al Pugliese Actor Owner of Three Deuces 1 1000025
Hubert Kelly Actor Wilson 1 1000026
Billy Mitchell Actor Prince 1 1000027
Karl Vincent Actor Stratton 1 1000028
Lou Cutell Actor Bride's Father 1 1000029
Roger Etienne Actor Parisian Emcee 1 1000030
Jason Bernard Actor Benny Tate 1 1000031
Gretchen Oehler Actor Southern Nurse 1 1000032
Richard McKenzie Actor Southern Doctor 1 1000033
Tony Cox Actor Pee Wee Marquette 1 1000034
Diane Salinger Actor Baroness Nica 1 1000035
Johnny Adams Actor Bartender 1 1000036
Natalie Silverwood Actor Red's Girlfriend 1 1000037
Duane Matthews Actor Engineer 1 1000038
Slim Phantom Actor Grainger 1 1000039
Matthew Faison Actor Judge 1 1000040
Peter Crook Actor Bird's Lawyer 1 1000041
Alec Rubinstein Actor Recording Producer 1 1000042
Patricia Herd Actor Nun 1 1000043
Steve Zettler Actor Owner of Oasis Club 1 1000044
Ann Weldon Actor Violet Welles 1 1000045
Charley Lang Actor Deejay at Paramount 1 1000046
Tim Russ Actor Harris 1 1000047
Richard Jeni Actor Morello 1 1000048
Don Starr Actor Doctor at Nica's 1 1000049
Richard Mawe Actor Medical Examiner 1 1000050
Clint Eastwood Director n/a 2 2000001
Clint Eastwood Producer n/a 3 3000001
David Valdes Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Joel Oliansky Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
David Valdes Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
L Jones Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Tena Yatroussis Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Marsha Scarbrough Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Antoinette Simmrin Location Manager n/a 193 5000005
Lloyd Nelson Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000006
Jack Green Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Norman Langley Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Tony Rivetti Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000003
Sabrina Simmons Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000004
Dennis Modes Video Playback video playback operator 505 6000005
Marcia Reed Photography stills 120835 6000006
Bruce Logan Photography process photography 120835 6000007
Jack Garsha Color Timer n/a 120921 6000008
Joel Cox Editor n/a 172 7000001
Donah Bassett Negative Cutting negative cutter 120852 7000002
Michael Cipriano Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000003
Lennie Niehaus Music n/a 120781 8000001
Charlie Parker Music ("Lester Leaps In" "Reno Jam Session" "Young Bird" "I Can't Believe You're in Love With Me" "Who Do I Love You?" "Moose the Mooche" "Ornithology" "Lover Man" "All of Me" "One For Red" "Now's the Time" "Cool Blues" "Laura" "Parker's Mood" "This Time the Dr 120781 8000002
Red Rodney Music ("One For Red" "Albino Red Blues") 120781 8000003
Steve Wax Music music consultant 120781 8000004
John Oliver Music sideline musician 120781 8000005
Robert Fernandez Music music scoring mixer 120781 8000006
Igor Stravinsky Music ("Firebird Suite") 120781 8000007
Ronnie Lang Music alto saxophonist("Buster's Last Stand") 120781 8000008
Ray Brown Music bassist("Lester Leaps In" "I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me" "All of Me" "This Time the Dream's on Me") 120781 8000009
John Guerin Music drummer("Lester Leaps In" "Reno Jam Session" "Young Bird" "I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me" "Moonlight Becomes You" "Moose the Mooche" "Ornithology" "Lover Man" "April in Paris" "All of Me" "Jewish Wedding" "One For Red" "Now's the Time" "Albi 120781 8000010
Chuck Berghofer Music bassist("Reno Jam Session" "Young Bird" "Moonlight Becomes You" "April in Paris" "Laura" "Parker's Mood") 120781 8000011
Ron Carter Music bassist("Moose the Mooche" "Lover Man" "Now's the Time" "Albino Red Blues" "Cool Blues" "Ko Ko") 120781 8000012
Charles McPherson Music alto saxophonist("Moose the Mooche" "Lover Man" "Jewish Wedding" "Now's the Time") 120781 8000013
Chuck Domanico Music bassist("Ornithology" "One For Red") 120781 8000014
Patti Fidelibus Music Contractor n/a 121013 8000015
Donald Harris Music Editor n/a 214 8000016
Lennie Niehaus Music Supervisor n/a 120872 8000017
Lennie Niehaus Performer ("Maryland, My Maryland" "Reno Jam Session" "Why Do I Love You") 120819 8000018
Red Rodney Performer trumpeter Trumpet("Reno Jam Session" "Jewish Wedding" "One For Red" "Albino Red Blues" "Now's the Time") 120819 8000019
Jon Faddis Performer trumpeter Trumpet("Moose the Mooche" "Ornithology" "Lover Man") 120819 8000020
Charlie Parker Performer ("Lester Leaps In" "I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me" "Ornithology" "Lover Man" "April in Paris" "All of Me" "Now's the Time" "Cool Blues" "Laura" "This Time the Dream's on Me" "Parker's Mood") 120819 8000021
James Rivers Performer ("Reno Jam Session" "Young Bird" "Who Do I Love You?") 120819 8000022
Wolfgang Sawallisch Performer ("Firebird Suite") 120819 8000024
Mario Lanza Performer ("Be My Love") 120819 8000025
Pete Jolly Performer ("Reno Jam Session" "Young Bird") 120819 8000026
Mike Lang Performer ("Ornithology" "One For Red") 120819 8000027
John Lewis Performer ("Parker's Mood") 120819 8000029
Percy Heath Performer ("Parker's Mood") 120819 8000030
Kenny Clarke Performer ("Parker's Mood") 120819 8000031
Ronnie Lang Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000032
Gary Foster Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000033
Bob Cooper Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000034
Pete Christlieb Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000035
Chuck Findley Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000036
Conte Candoli Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000037
Rick Baptist Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000038
Dick Nash Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000039
Bill Watrous Performer ("Moonlight Becomes You") 120819 8000040
Edward Carfagno Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Thomas Roysden Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Judy Cammer Set Designer n/a 202 9000003
Larry Boyd Set Dresser n/a 197 9000004
Ron Jacobs Lead Person leadman 120957 9000005
Phyllis Huffman Casting n/a 179 10000001
Olivia Harris Casting Associate casting assistant 160 10000002
Red Rodney Consultant n/a 120784 12000001
Tom Stern Consultant lighting consultant 120784 12000002
Chan Parker Consultant n/a 120784 12000003
Dizzy Gillespie Consultant n/a 120784 12000004
Leonard Feather Consultant n/a 120784 12000005
Nica DeKoenigswarter Consultant n/a 120784 12000006
Buddy Jones Consultant n/a 120784 12000007
Glenn Wright Costume Supervisor (men) 120895 13000001
Deborah Hopper Costume Supervisor (women) 120895 13000002
Kathryn Blondell Hair hairstyles 120794 13000003
Lola Kemp Hair hairstyles 120794 13000004
Michael Hancock Makeup n/a 353 13000005
Robert Christenson Wardrobe (men) 120823 13000006
Alfred Tieg Wardrobe (men) 120823 13000007
Nancy McArdle Wardrobe (women) 120823 13000008
Jay Engel ADR Editor n/a 220 14000001
Marvin Lewis Boom Operator n/a 215 14000002
Willie Burton Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000003
Les Fresholtz Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000004
Dick Alexander Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000005
Vern Poore Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000006
Alan Murray Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000007
Robert Henderson Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000008
Teri Dorman Sound Editor n/a 229 14000009
David Horton Sound Editor n/a 229 14000010
Joseph Ippolito Sound Editor n/a 229 14000011
Virginia Cook-McGowan Sound Editor n/a 229 14000012
Walter Newman Sound Editor n/a 229 14000013
Marshall Winn Sound Editor n/a 229 14000014
Brooke Ward Sound Editor sound editor assistant 229 14000015
Dee Goldner Sound Editor sound editor assistant 229 14000016
Victor Perez Lighting Technician n/a 120907 15000001
Leroy Hershkowitz Lighting Technician lighting technician assistant 120907 15000002
Charlie Saldana Key Grip n/a 263 15000003
Dan Falkengren Grip n/a 365 15000004
T Scaringi Grip n/a 365 15000005
Jack McLean Electrician n/a 450 15000006
Mike Spehar Electrician n/a 450 15000007
Hal Nelson Dolly Grip bestboy grip 264 15000008
Walter Williams Dolly Grip n/a 264 15000009
Robert Harris Cable Operator n/a 120964 15000010
Michael Maurer Production Accountant n/a 282 16000001
Joe Fama Construction Foreman n/a 277 21000001
Ciro Vuoso Construction Foreman n/a 277 21000002
Michael Muscarella Construction Coordinator n/a 276 21000003
Kelly Hudson Construction construction painter 120900 21000004
Joe Day Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Edward Aiona Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Mark Rich Props props assistant 120817 24000002
Bill Gay Props props assistant 120817 24000003
Judi Hoyt Assistant (to producer) 120820 25000001
Chan Parker Assistant n/a 120820 25000002
Dizzy Gillespie Assistant n/a 120820 25000003
Leonard Feather Assistant n/a 120820 25000004
Nica DeKoenigswarter Assistant n/a 120820 25000005
Buddy Jones Assistant n/a 120820 25000006
Tom Rooker Production Associate n/a 120822 25000007
Keith Dillin Transportation Coordinator n/a 271 25000008
Monty Alexander Other pianist("Lester Leaps In" "I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me" "All of Me" "This Time the Dream's on Me") 120795 26000001
Barry Harris Other pianist("Moonlight Becomes You" "April in Paris" "Laura" "Parker's Mood") 120795 26000002
Walter Davis Other pianist("Moose the Mooche" "Lover Man" "Jewish Wedding" "Now's the Time" "Albino Red Blues" "Cool Blues" "Ko Ko") 120795 26000003
Charlie Shoemake Other vibes("Ornithology") 120795 26000004
Joe Mendoza Other drapery 120795 26000005
Linda Kinney Other production secretary 120795 26000006
Robert Lawless Other painter(standby) 120795 26000007
Bill Hansard Other process projection 120795 26000008
David Lawson Other first-aid 120795 26000009
Marco Barla Unit Publicist n/a 231 29000001
Synopsis
A biography of jazz saxaphonist Charlie "Yardbird" Parker.