Charlie Wilson's War 13 years old

Based on a true story. You think we could make all this up?

Charlie Wilson's War

The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.


Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks

Charlie Wilson

Emily Blunt
Emily Blunt

Jane Liddle

Amy Adams
Amy Adams

Bonnie Bach

Erick Avari
Erick Avari

Avi Perlman

Philip Seymour Hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman

Gust Avrakotos

Navid Negahban
Navid Negahban

Refugee Camp Translator

All Cast

Name Character
Tom Hanks He was 51, now 64 years old as Charlie Wilson
Julia Roberts She was 40, now 53 years old as Joanne Herring
Philip Seymour Hoffman He was 40, 46 years old when he died as Gust Avrakotos
Peter Gerety He was 67, now 80 years old as Larry Liddle
Emily Blunt She was 24, now 38 years old as Jane Liddle
Amy Adams She was 33, now 46 years old as Bonnie Bach
Om Puri He was 57, 66 years old when he died as President Zia
Ned Beatty He was 70, now 83 years old as Doc Long
Erick Avari He was 55, now 68 years old as Avi Perlman
John Slattery He was 45, now 58 years old as Cravely
Ken Stott He was 53, now 66 years old as Zvi
Cyia Batten She was 35, now 49 years old as Stacey
Shiri Appleby She was 29, now 42 years old as Charlies Engel
Rachel Nichols She was 27, now 41 years old as Charlies Engel
Christopher Denham He was 7, now 21 years old as Mike Vickers
Ron Fassler He was 50, now 63 years old as Mario
Denis O'Hare He was 45, now 59 years old as Harold Holt
Mozhan Marnò She was 27, now 40 years old as Refugee Camp Translator #2
Navid Negahban He was 39, now 52 years old as Refugee Camp Translator
Nazanin Boniadi She was 27, now 40 years old as Afghan Refugee Woman (uncredited)
Daniel Eric Gold He was 32, now 45 years old as Donnelly
Wynn Everett She was 29, now 42 years old as Receptionist - Charlie's Angels


Name Department
Nancy Haigh as Set Decoration. She was 7 (now 21) years old Art
Celia D. Costas as Executive Producer. Production
Marco Trentini as Art Direction. Art
Antonia Van Drimmelen as Editor. Editing
Tom Hanks as Producer. He was 51 (now 64) years old Production
James Newton Howard as Original Music Composer. He was 56 (now 69) years old Sound
Albert Wolsky as Costume Design. He was 77 (now 90) years old Costume & Make-Up
Aaron Sorkin as Screenplay. He was 46 (now 59) years old Writing
Gary Goetzman as Producer. He was 55 (now 68) years old Production
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Charlie Wilson's War (13 years)

Based on a true story. You think we could make all this up?

  • Release day: Wednesday, December 19, 2007
  • Runtime: 102 minutes
  • Budget: 75000000.00
  • Revenue: 119000410.00