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The Young Mr. Pitt (1942) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Carol Reed

Writing Credits  

Viscount Castlerosse ... (dramatic narrative)
 
Viscount Castlerosse ... (additional dialogue)
 
Sidney Gilliat ... (screenplay) and
Frank Launder ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Robert Donat ... The Earl of Chatham and William Pitt
Jean Cadell ... Mrs. Sparry
Robert Morley ... Charles James Fox
Geoffrey Atkins Geoffrey Atkins ... William Pitt, as a boy
Phyllis Calvert ... Eleanor Eden
Raymond Lovell Raymond Lovell ... George the Third
Agnes Lauchlan Agnes Lauchlan ... Queen Charlotte (as Agnes Laughlan)
John Mills ... William Wilberforce
Felix Aylmer ... Lord North
Ian McLean Ian McLean ... Dundas
Max Adrian ... Sheridan
A. Bromley Davenport A. Bromley Davenport ... Sir Evan Nepean (as Bromley Davenport)
John Salew John Salew ... Smith
Herbert Lom ... Napoleon
Albert Lieven ... Talleyrand
Stephen Haggard ... Lord Nelson
Stuart Lindsell Stuart Lindsell ... Earl Spencer
Henry Hewitt Henry Hewitt ... Addington
Frederick Culley Frederick Culley ... Sir Wm. Farquhar
Frank Pettingell ... Coachman
Leslie Bradley ... Gentleman Jackson
Roy Emerton Roy Emerton ... Dan Mendoza
Hugh McDermott ... Mr. Melvill
Alfred Sangster Alfred Sangster ... Lord Grenville
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hugh Ardale Hugh Ardale ... Naval Officer (uncredited)
Neal Arden ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Johnny Brandon Johnny Brandon ... Bit part (uncredited)
Kathleen Byron ... Millicent Grey (uncredited)
Esma Cannon ... Servant at Lord Auckland's (uncredited)
H. Carleton-Crowe H. Carleton-Crowe ... Old Man (uncredited)
Leslie Dwyer Leslie Dwyer ... Servant at Lord Auckland's (uncredited)
Philip Friend ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Peter Gawthorne Peter Gawthorne ... Admiral (uncredited)
Leo Genn ... Danton (uncredited)
Muriel George ... Mrs. Carr (uncredited)
Alf Goddard Alf Goddard ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Morland Graham Morland Graham ... Minor Role (uncredited)
James Harcourt James Harcourt ... Bellamy (uncredited)
Billy Holland Billy Holland ... Minor Role (uncredited)
W.E. Holloway W.E. Holloway ... Minor Role (uncredited)
David Horne ... Mayor (uncredited)
Gordon James Gordon James ... Minor Role (uncredited)
James Kenney ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Max Kirby Max Kirby ... 3rd Secretary (uncredited)
Frederick Leister Frederick Leister ... Lord Auckland (uncredited)
Aubrey Mallalieu Aubrey Mallalieu ... Somerset (uncredited)
Gibb McLaughlin ... George Selwyn (uncredited)
Gertrude Maesmore Morris Gertrude Maesmore Morris ... Lady in Waiting (uncredited)
Charles Paton ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Lloyd Pearson Lloyd Pearson ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Esme Percy ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Kynaston Reeves Kynaston Reeves ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Owen Reynolds Owen Reynolds ... Minor Role (uncredited)
J.H. Roberts ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Ralph Roberts Ralph Roberts ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Johnnie Schofield Johnnie Schofield ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Ronald Shiner Ronald Shiner ... Man in Stocks (uncredited)
John Slater ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Ann Stephens Ann Stephens ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Merle Tottenham ... Maid at Lord Auckland's (uncredited)
Austin Trevor ... French Registrar (uncredited)
Grant Tyler Grant Tyler ... Boy (uncredited)
Frederick Valk Frederick Valk ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Margaret Vyner ... Duchess of Devonshire (uncredited)
Jack Watling ... Atkinson (uncredited)
Edmund Willard Edmund Willard ... Minor Role (uncredited)
D.J. Williams D.J. Williams ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Bruce Winston Bruce Winston ... Minor Role (uncredited)

Produced by 

Edward Black ... producer

Music by 

Charles Williams ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Freddie Young ... director of photography (as Frederick Young)

Film Editing by 

R.E. Dearing

Art Direction by 

Alex Vetchinsky ... (as Vetchinsky)

Costume Design by 

Elizabeth Haffenden ... (costumes)

Makeup Department 

W.T. Partleton ... cosmetician
Elsie Alder ... assistant hair stylist (uncredited)
Biddy Chrystal ... hair stylist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Maurice Ostrer ... in charge of production
Fred Gunn ... production manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Frank Bevis ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Cecil Beaton ... decor
Maurice Carter ... assistant art director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

B.C. Sewell ... sound
Bill Salter ... sound recordist (uncredited)
Eric Wood ... sound editor (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Roy Fogwell ... photography: second unit (uncredited)
Phil Grindrod ... camera operator (uncredited)
David Harcourt ... focus puller (uncredited)
John Harris ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Ted Reed ... still photographer (uncredited)
George Stevens ... camera operator (uncredited)
Ronnie Taylor ... clapper loader (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Cecil Beaton ... dress designer

Editorial Department 

Alfred Roome ... cutting

Music Department 

Louis Levy ... musical director / composer: additional music (uncredited)

Script and Continuity Department 

Jo Harcourt ... continuity (uncredited)

Other crew 

C.H. Hartmann ... period advisor (as C.H. Hartman)
Wendy Toye ... choreographer (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming & Production | Technical Specs

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