139 mins N/A The Egyptian | 1954 Adaptation, Historical In ancient Egypt an abandoned baby grows up to be physician to the pharaoh. 139 mins N/A Director: Michael Curtiz Writers: Philip Dunne, Casey Robinson, Mika Waltari Stars: Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Gene Tierney | See full cast & crew » Awards: 1 Oscar nomination. | full awards » Jump to Related Articles Photos Cast & Crew 1Awards Synopsis Cast Jean Simmons ... Merit Actor Victor Mature ... Horenheb Actor Gene Tierney ... Baketamon Actor Michael Wilding ... Akhnatan Actor Bella Darvi ... Nefer Actor Edmund Purdom ... The Egyptian--Sinuhe Actor Peter Ustinov ... Kaptah Actor Judith Evelyn ... Taia Actor Henry Daniell ... Mikere Actor John Carradine ... Grave Robber Actor Carl Benton Reid ... Senmut Actor Tommy Rettig ... Thoth Actor Full Cast & Crew Director Michael Curtiz Director Full Cast & Crew Writers Philip Dunne Screenplay Casey Robinson Screenplay Full Cast & Crew Company 20th Century Fox Studio Full Cast & Crew Synopsis In ancient Egypt an abandoned baby grows up to be physician to the pharaoh.