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The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (2008) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Louis J. Horvitz

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Sara Lukinson
George Stevens Jr.
Michael Stevens

Cast (in credits order)  

Caroline Kennedy ... Herself - Master of Ceremonies
Morgan Freeman ... Himself - Honoree
George Jones ... Himself - Honoree
Barbra Streisand ... Herself - Honoree
Twyla Tharp ... Herself - Honoree
The Who ... Themselves - Honorees
Pete Townshend ... Himself - Honoree
Roger Daltrey ... Himself - Honoree
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nick Adams ... Himself
Beyoncé ... Herself (as Beyoncé Knowles)
Jack Black ... Himself
Garth Brooks ... Himself
Laura Bush ... Herself
Glenn Close ... Herself
Chris Cornell ... Himself
Clint Eastwood ... Himself
Honeyboy Edwards ... Himself
Marcelo Gomes Marcelo Gomes ... Himself
Dave Grohl ... Himself (as David Grohl)
Nathan Gunn Nathan Gunn ... Himself
James Harkness James Harkness ... Himself
Alan Jackson ... Himself
Carl Kasell ... Himself
B.B. King ... Himself
Bettye LaVette ... Herself
Spencer Liff Spencer Liff ... Himself
Shelby Lynne ... Herself
Idina Menzel ... Herself
Ne-Yo ... Himself
Kelli O'Hara ... Herself
Brad Paisley ... Himself
Luciana Paris Luciana Paris ... Herself
Joe Perkins Joe Perkins ... Himself
Pinetop Perkins Pinetop Perkins ... Himself
Adam Perry ... Himself
Queen Latifah ... Herself
Joss Stone ... Herself
KoKo Taylor ... Herself
Rob Thomas ... Himself
Lily Tomlin ... Herself
Randy Travis ... Himself
Denzel Washington ... Himself

Produced by 

Danette Herman ... coordinating producer
Sara Lukinson ... co-producer
Dottie McCarthy ... associate producer
George Stevens Jr. ... producer
Michael Stevens ... producer
Bill Urban ... line producer

Music by 

Kay Cameron
Joyce Garrett
Rob Mathes

Film Editing by 

Michael Polito
Catherine Shields
Barry Weissman ... (as Barry Weisman)

Makeup Department 

Eileen Barrett ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Lydia Bensimmon ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Jean Block ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Chris Brice ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Joe Cranzano ... hair stylist (as Joseph Cranzano) / makeup artist (as Joseph Cranzano)
Dallas Hartnett ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Bilgi Kaya ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Barbara Lacy ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Lisa Mirante ... hair stylist / makeup artist
John Quaglia ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Barbara Roybal ... hair stylist (as Barbara Royball) / makeup artist (as Barbara Royball)
Tomasina Smith ... hair stylist / makeup artist

Production Management 

Lisa Anderson ... production supervisor
Caprise Arreola ... talent supervisor
Michael Redford Carney ... post-production supervisor (as Michael Carney)
Mark Leed ... production manager
Rod McDonald ... production manager
Dave Oberg ... post-production supervisor
Leslie Shampaine ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Michael Polito ... associate director
Richard A. Preuss ... associate director
Jim Tanker ... assistant director

Sound Department 

Patrick Baltzell ... sound
Ed Greene ... sound
Dave Hurley ... sound mixer (film segments)

Camera and Electrical Department 

John Burdick ... camera operator
Robert A. Dickinson ... lighting designer
Helene Haviland ... camera operator
Marc Hunter ... camera operator
Bill Lance ... videotape operator
William Lorenz ... videotape operator
Ed McCarthy ... lighting director
Jay Millard ... camera operator
Lyn Noland ... camera operator
Bill Philbin ... camera operator
Hector Ramirez ... camera operator
Paul Ranieri ... video operator
Harry Sangmeister ... lighting director
Chris Tafuri ... camera operator
Mark Whitman ... camera operator

Animation Department 

Berle Cherney ... animator

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Pat Lakomyj ... wardrobe
Sandra Zanelotti ... wardrobe assistant

Editorial Department 

Giovanni Aparicio ... assistant editor
David Brown ... assistant editor (as Dave Brown)
Scott Dahl ... assistant editor
Brad Gilson ... assistant editor
Jef Huey ... on-line editor
Sean Humphries ... post-production assistant
Caleb Kadletz ... assistant editor
Dave Markun ... color correction
Joe Tarantini ... assistant editor
John Zimmer ... on-line editor

Music Department 

Kenny Aronoff ... musician
Michael Bearden ... musician
Jon Charles ... orchestrator
Dan Dugmore ... musician
Stuart Duncan ... musician
Tabitha Fair ... vocals
Irwin Fisch ... orchestrator
Shane Fontayne ... musician
Zev Katz ... musician
James Kessler ... orchestrator
Rob Mathes ... orchestrator
Cindy Mizelle ... vocals
Peter T. Myers ... orchestrator
Danita Ng-Poss ... music copyist (as Danita Ng)
Jason Poss ... music copyist
Kimberlee Wertz ... music contractor

Script and Continuity Department 

Casey B. Davis ... script supervisor
Joanie Michele ... script supervisor

Other crew 

Caprise Arreola ... talent supervisor
Rob Ashford ... choreographer
Weusi Baraka ... production assistant
Ferne Barrow ... coordinator
Bryan Bingham ... production coordinator
Lorraine Blackwell ... production coordinator
John Bradley ... stage manager (as John W. Bradley)
Matthew E. Carvette ... assistant to director
Christopher Chen ... production assistant
Lisa Clark ... production assistant
Jennie Cole ... production assistant
Maria Coloroso ... production coordinator
Ali Craig ... production assistant
Sylvia Davis ... production assistant
Tainesa Davis ... production assistant
Sherry L. Dera ... production assistant
Michael Eastman ... production assistant
John B. Field ... technical director
Michael Flanigan ... production assistant
Lindsay Frail ... production coordinator
Miakoda Gale ... production assistant
Octavia Harper ... production assistant
Alicia Hoffman ... personal assistant
Garry Hood ... stage manager
Sean Humphries ... production assistant
Cara Imperato ... production coordinator
Patty Jovel ... coordinator
Eric Kulberg ... researcher
Arthur Lewis ... dga stage manager
Jo Manley ... production consultant
Wendy McAllister ... coordinator
Keith Neal ... production assistant
Dency Nelson ... stage manager
Lindsay Pulliam ... production assistant
Tammy Raab ... stage manager
Alan Reback ... production accountant
Giovanni Rodriguez ... production assistant
William Shenk ... production assistant
Mark Shimmel ... consultant
Doug Smith ... stage manager
Kenya Sumner ... production coordinator
Christopher Sylvain ... production assistant
Melissa Waldron ... researcher
Rob Wolman ... production assistant
Isaac Young ... production assistant

See also

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