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"The Eighties" Video Killed the Radio Star (TV Episode 2016) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Cast  

The Bangles ... Themselves (archive footage)
Beastie Boys ... Themselves (archive footage)
Pat Benatar ... Herself (archive footage)
Kurtis Blow ... Himself (archive footage)
Bon Jovi ... Himself (archive footage)
David Bowie ... Himself (archive footage)
Boy George ... Himself - Culture Club (archive footage)
Tom Brokaw ... Himself - NBC News (archive footage)
Downtown Julie Brown ... Herself - Fmr MTV VJ
Chuck D ... Himself - MC, Public Enemy
Dick Clark ... Himself - Host, American Bandstand (archive footage)
Chris Connelly ... Himself - Reporter, ESPN
Def Leppard ... Themselves (archive footage)
Depeche Mode ... Themselves (archive footage)
Harold Dow Harold Dow ... Himself - CBS News (archive sound)
Hugh Downs ... Himself - 20 / 20 (archive footage)
Eurythmics ... Themselves (archive footage)
Fine Young Cannibals ... Themselves (archive footage)
Steve Fox Steve Fox ... Himself - 20 / 20 (archive footage)
Betty Friedan Betty Friedan ... Herself - Co-founder, National Organization for Women (archive footage)
Bob Geldof ... Himself - Musician and Artist (archive footage)
Nelson George ... Himself - Author and Filmmaker
Charles Gibson ... Himself - Good Morning America (archive footage)
Christopher Glenn Christopher Glenn ... Himself - 60 Minutes (as Chris Glenn) (archive sound)
The Go-Go's ... Themselves (as The Go-Gos) (archive footage)
Mark J. Goodman Mark J. Goodman ... Himself - MTV VJ (as Mark Goodman)
Tipper Gore ... Herself - Co-founder, P.M.R.C. (archive footage)
Renee Graham ... Herself - Columnist, 'The Boston Globe'
Merv Griffin ... Himself - The Merv Griffin Show (archive footage)
Bryant Gumbel ... Himself - The Today Show (archive footage)
Ron Hays Ron Hays ... Himself - Video Artist (archive footage)
Susanna Hoffs ... Herself - Musician, The Bangles
Ernest F. Hollings Ernest F. Hollings ... Himself (as Sen. Ernest Hollings) (archive footage)
Whitney Houston ... Herself (archive footage)
The Human League ... Themselves (archive footage)
Michael Jackson ... Himself (archive footage)
Rick James ... Himself - Singer (archive footage)
Peter Jennings ... Himself - ABC News (archive footage)
Casey Kasem ... Himself - American Top 40 (archive footage)
Ted Koppel ... Himself - Nightline (archive footage)
Cyndi Lauper ... Herself (archive footage)
Simon Le Bon ... Himself - Duran Duran (archive footage)
LL Cool J ... Himself (archive footage)
Ed Lover ... Himself
Madonna ... Herself (archive footage)
Lori Majewski Lori Majewski ... Herself - Author, Mad World
Wendy Melvoin Wendy Melvoin ... Herself - Guitarist, Prince and the Revolution
Don Miller Don Miller ... Himself - CNN (archive footage)
Jack Nicholson ... Himself - Actor (archive footage)
Nirvana ... Themselves (archive footage)
NWA ... Themselves (as N.W.A.) (archive footage)
Ozzy Osbourne ... Himself (archive footage)
Jane Pauley ... Herself - The Today Show (archive footage)
Lenore Pemberton Lenore Pemberton ... Herself - Wired (archive footage)
Joel Peresman ... Himself - President, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Stone Phillips ... Himself - 20 / 20 (archive footage)
The Police ... Themselves (archive footage)
The Pretenders ... Themselves (archive footage)
Prince ... Himself (archive footage)
Public Enemy ... Themselves (archive footage)
Queen ... Themselves (archive footage)
Martha Quinn Martha Quinn ... Herself - Original MTV VJ
R.E.M. ... Themselves (archive footage)
Rakim Rakim ... Himself
Joan Rivers ... Herself - The Late Show (archive footage)
Lisa Robinson Lisa Robinson ... Herself - Music Journalist (archive footage)
Nile Rodgers ... Himself - Music Producer
David Lee Roth ... Himself - Van Halen (archive footage)
Michael Score Michael Score ... Himself - A Flock of Seagulls (archive footage) (as Mike Score)
Joel Siegel ... Himself - Good Morning America (archive footage)
Carole Simpson Carole Simpson ... Herself - ABC News (archive footage)
Robert Smith ... Himself - The Cure (archive footage)
Soft Cell ... Themselves (archive footage)
Spandau Ballet ... Themselves (archive footage) (as Spandau)
Penelope Spheeris ... Herself - Filmmaker
Bruce Springsteen ... Himself (archive footage)
Paul Stanley ... Himself - Kiss (archive footage)
Sting ... Himself - The Police (archive footage)
Bernard Sumner ... Himself - New Order (archive footage)
Jimmy Swaggart Jimmy Swaggart ... Himself - Televangelist (archive footage)
The B-52's ... Themselves (as B-52s) (archive footage)
Thompson Twins ... Themselves (archive footage) (as The Thompson Twins)
Ahmir-Khalib Thompson ... Himself - Musician and Record Producer (as Questlove)
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers ... Themselves (archive footage)
U2 ... Themselves (archive footage)
David Wild ... Himself - Reporter
Ann Wilson ... Herself - Musician, Heart
Nancy Wilson ... Herself - Heart
Walter Yetnikoff Walter Yetnikoff ... Himself - President, CBS Records (archive footage)
Frank Zappa ... Himself - Musician (archive footage)

Produced by 

Simon Brown ... producer
Christopher G. Cowen ... co-executive producer
Alex Fleming ... series producer
Elizabeth Goetzman ... co-producer
Gary Goetzman ... executive producer
Mike Goetzman ... co-producer
Tom Hanks ... executive producer
Mark Herzog ... executive producer
Katie A. King ... series producer
P.G. Morgan ... series producer
Stephen J. Morrison ... supervising producer
David Rivera ... series producer
Patrick Roscoe ... series producer
Jane E. Russell ... co-producer
Kirk Saduski ... co-executive producer
Sarah Umbach ... post production producer
Nicholas Ward ... line producer
Collie Witt ... series producer

Cinematography by 

Jack Kney

Film Editing by 

Chris A. Peterson

Makeup Department 

Kathy Aragon ... hair & make up
Dawn Shand Johnson ... hair & make up
Grace Lee ... hair & make up
Laura Menear ... hair & make up
Shary Wemple ... hair & make up

Production Management 

Kevin Lewis ... production manager

Art Department 

Gina Scarlata ... design associate producer
Raleigh Stewart ... design creative director

Sound Department 

Donald Barto Sr. ... sound mixer (as Don Barto Sr.)
Jordan Coe ... sound mixer
Michael Eagle-Hall ... sound mixer
Stacey Hempel ... re-recording mixer
Zach Seivers ... re-recording mixer

Camera and Electrical Department 

Mike Basaman ... key grip
David Besdesky ... gaffer (as Dave Besdesky)
James Frederick ... gaffer
Scott Froschauer ... gaffer
Henry Gonzalez ... key grip
Ned Hallick ... gaffer
Niles Harrison ... camera operator
Alan Hervey ... gaffer
B.J. Iwen ... first assistant camera
Charles Lenz ... key grip
Iain Marcks ... camera operator
Douglas S. Ray ... key grip (as Doug Ray)
John M. Roche ... key grip
Steve Todey ... key grip
Will Tully ... key grip
Mark Walpole ... camera operator

Animation Department 

Rachael Downs ... animator

Editorial Department 

Allen Bagley ... assistant editor
Natalie De Diego ... additional editor
Sergio Gutierrez ... assistant editor
Brad Hecht ... assistant editor
Daniel Macgregor ... additional editor (as Daniel MacGregor)
Ricardo Martinez ... colorist
Laura Mulligan ... on-line assistant editor
Lauren Rossi ... series assistant editor
Michelle Rueda ... series assistant editor
Leanne Crowley Sellers ... post production supervisor
Olivia Tomei ... series logger
Brett Whitlow ... series assistant editor
Christopher Wieting ... on-line editor

Music Department 

Deva Anderson ... music supervisor
Christine Bergren ... music clearance and legal
Nathaniel Blume ... composer: score music
Rachel Lautzenheiser ... assistant to music supervisor (as Rachael Lautzenheiser)
Blake Neely ... composer: theme music

Other crew 

Valarie Barsky ... clearance supervisor
Rajesh Bhagirat ... production assistant
Kristin Brown ... production assistant
Anthony Cera ... production coordinator
Aaron Clark ... digital media & assets coordinators
Philip Compesi ... clearance coordinator
Kelly Courtney ... field production coordinator
Isabel Cuddihy ... production assistant
Chas Dabby ... travel agent
Alexander Fleisher ... digital media & assets coordinators
Ben Hauser ... digital media & assets coordinators
David Hodorowski ... production assistant
Stephanie Hoover ... digital media & assets coordinators
Kristen Iverson ... production assistant
Larry McFadden ... key accountant
Marquise Nichols ... production assistant
Lauren Ospala ... clearance coordinator
Kevin Patrick ... production assistant
Raymond Arturo Perez ... assistant accountant (as Raymond Perez)
Christa Philippeaux ... logger
Michael Rogers ... production assistant
Janet Shepard ... lead accountant
James Siermine ... production assistant (as Jimmy Siermine)
Samantha Taylor ... assistant production coordinator
Grace Willen ... researcher
Amanda Woods ... digital media & assets coordinators

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