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Lady Sings the Blues

Lady Sings the Blues(1972)

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Director

Charles Washburn Assistant Director
Irby Smith Assistant Director
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Cast

Diana Ross Billie Holiday
Billy Dee Williams Louis McKay
Richard Pryor Piano man
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James Gallahan Reg Hanley
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Virginia Capers Mama Holiday
Yvonne Fair Yvonne
Isabel Sanford The madame
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Tracee Lyles The whore
Ned Glass The agent
Milton Selzer The doctor
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Norman Bartold The detective
Clay Tanner Detective #2
Jester Hairston The butler
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Bert Kramer The policeman
Paul Micale The maƮtre d'
Michelle Aller The singer
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Byron Kane The announcer
Barbara Minkus Radio actress
Kay Lewis Angela DeMarco
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Helen Lewis Debbie McGee
George Wyner The m.c.
Shirley Melline The policewoman
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Toby Russ The jail guard
Larry Duran Hood #1
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Don McGovern Reporter #1
Dick Poston Reporter #2
Charles Woolf Reporter #3
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Lynn Hamilton Aunt Ida
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Harry Caesar The rapist
Paulene Myers Mrs. Edsen
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Cinematography

John Alonzo Director of Photography
Arnold Rich Camera Operator
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Randy Glass Best Boy
Elisha Harris Electrician
Sal Orefice Electrician
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Sherman Fulton Electrician
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Writer

Terence McCloy Screenwriter
Chris Clark Screenwriter
Suzanne de Passe Screenwriter
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Producer

Berry Gordy Presented By
Berry Gordy Executive Producer
Jay Weston Producer
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James S. White Producer
Eddie Saeta Associate Producer
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Editing

Roberta Adye Assoc ed
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Music

Gil Askey Music Supervisor
Michel Legrand Music Score
Ben Barrett Mus contractor
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June Edgerton Music Editor
Red Holloway Bassist
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John Collins Guitarist
Ira Gershwin Composer
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Lewis Allen Composer
Abe Lyman Composer
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Fred E. Ahlert Composer
Maurice Yvain Composer
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Carl Fischer Composer
Roy Turk Composer
Maceo Pinkard Composer
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Roger Ramirez Composer
Jimmy Sherman Composer
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Graham Prince Composer
Jimmy Davis Composer
Gus Arnheim Composer
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Seymour Simons Composer
Ervin Drake Composer
Gerald Marks Composer
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Wesley Wilson Composer
Bill Carey Composer
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Billie Holiday Composer
Doris Tauber Composer
Arthur Freed Composer
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Dan Fisher Composer
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William Tracey Composer
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Art Director

Carl Anderson Production Design
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Visual Effects

Lawrence Schiller Titles and montages conceived and executed by
Henry Millar Special Effects
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Make-Up

Cherie Hair Styles
Don Schoenfeld Makeup Supervisor
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Costume-Wardrobe

Bob Mackie Miss Ross' cost des by
Ray Aghayan Miss Ross' cost des by
Elizabeth Courtney Miss Ross' cost executed by
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Norman Koch Costumes
Frank Somper Furs by
Kent James Costumes
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Edna M. Taylor Costumes
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Art Department

Reg Allen Set Decoration
Cheryal Kearney Set Decoration
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William Hudson Greensman
John LaSalandra Const supv
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Sound

William Ford Sound Recording
David Dockendorf Sound Recording
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Film Production - Main

Louis McKay Technical Advisor
Judy St. Gerard Creative consultant
Janet Hubbard Research
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Millie Moore Post prod supv
Vincent Tubbs Unit Publicist
Terrence McCloy Dial coach
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Joe Scully Casting
Bob Cochran Extras casting
Mike Cooksey Craft serviceman
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Steve Saeta Asst auditor
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James Brubaker Transportation capt
Dale Henry Asst transportation
Eugene Clinesmith Dispatcher
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George Alden Mechanic
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