What Happened to Bobby Earl?

What Happened to Bobby Earl?
Type TV Movie
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr
Genres Drama
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
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    By: Joal Ryan Mar 19, 2001

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Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Kate Jackson Actor Rose Earl 1 1000001
Kristian Alfonso Actor Chelsea Coates 1 1000002
Matthew Settle Actor Tom Stahl 1 1000003
Drew Ebersole Actor Bobby Earl 1 1000004
Gary Basaraba Actor Jack Dietrick 1 1000005
Sean McCann Actor Mr Earl 1 1000006
Neal Huff Actor Michael Earl 1 1000007
Vince Corazza Actor Mark 1 1000008
Henriette Ivanans Actor Jenny Kozinski 1 1000009
Jody Racicot Actor Andy 1 1000010
Scott Speedman Actor Steve Talbot 1 1000011
Carl Marotte Actor Officer Drummond 1 1000012
Kari Matchett Actor Nicki Corliss 1 1000013
Damir Andrei Actor Simon 1 1000014
Sean Dick Actor Jake 1 1000015
Doug Lennox Actor Dr Landers 1 1000016
Patrick Mark Actor Ben 1 1000017
Craig Eldridge Actor Pittsburgh Officer 1 1000018
Kathryn Winslow Actor Female Officer 1 1000019
Jamie Devlin Actor Kid 1 1000020
Julianna Stojkic Actor Barb Peterson 1 1000021
Bradley Wigor Director n/a 2 2000001
Bradley Wigor Executive Producer n/a 174 3000001
Joseph Maurer Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Jeff Bleckner Co-Executive Producer n/a 185 3000003
Gloria Morrison Producer n/a 3 3000004
Robert Huddleston Producer n/a 3 3000005
Betsy Schechter Co-Producer n/a 170 3000006
Joseph Maurer Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Nan Skiba Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Tony Lucibello Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Rocco Gismondi Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Joe Barzo Location Manager n/a 193 5000004
Ayeni Williams Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000005
Peter Sabat Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000006
Tim Storey Assistant Production Coordinator n/a 192 5000007
William Wages Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Tony Guerin Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Michael Todd Editor n/a 172 7000001
Drew Soloduck Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000002
David Bell Music n/a 120781 8000001
David Davis Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Sean Kirby Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Bonnie Finnegan Casting n/a 179 10000001
Clare Walker Casting (Toronto) 179 10000002
Trysha Bakker Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Kelly Brennan Hair Stylist key hairstylist 120799 13000002
Barbara Farman Hair Stylist (Kate Jackson) 120799 13000003
Leslie Sebert Makeup key makeup 353 13000004
Barbara Farman Makeup (Kate Jackson) 353 13000005
George Nevatni Rerecording Mixer n/a 120856 14000001
Gary Vaughan Rerecording Mixer n/a 120856 14000002
Ian Hendry Sound Recordist n/a 331 14000003
Jim Hopkins Sound Supervisor n/a 120883 14000004
Carlo Campana Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Chris Holmes Gaffer n/a 268 15000002
Allison Reid Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
Bryan Thomas Stunt Man n/a 121002 19000002
Kevin Pierson Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Greg O'Hara Transportation Coordinator n/a 271 25000001
Michael Bass Publicity publicist(CBS/New York) 120789 29000001
Kevin McDonald Publicity publicist(CBS/Los Angeles) 120789 29000002
Bobby Earl is the pride of his working-class family when he is the first to go to college. He is recruited into a popular fraternity where Tom, a charming classmate, befriends him. Tom falls for a wealthy older woman, Chelsea, who finds jobs for both boys at her business. After graduation Tom and Chelsea, who has seduced the boys with her luxurious lifestyle, try to get Bobby to burn down Chelsea's store for the insurance money. Bobby returns home with a guilty conscience and confesses to his mother, who convinces him to turn himself in to the police. Just as he is beginning to turn his life around, he mysteriously disappears while awaiting sentencing. Based on a true story.