My Dog Skip 23 years old

Every family needs an optimist.

My Dog Skip

A shy boy is unable to make friends in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1942, until his parents give him a terrier puppy for his ninth birthday. The dog, which he names Skip, becomes well known and loved throughout the community and enriches the life of the boy, Willie, as he grows into manhood. Based on the best-selling Mississippi memoir by the late Willie Morris.


My Dog Skip Cast

Name Character
Kevin Bacon He was 41, now 65 years old as Jack Morris
Diane Lane She was 34, now 58 years old as Ellen Morris
Luke Wilson He was 28, now 52 years old as Dink Jenkins
Clint Howard He was 40, now 64 years old
Harry Connick, Jr. He was 32, now 56 years old as Narrator
Frankie Muniz He was 14, now 38 years old as Willie Morris
Hunter Hayes He was 8, now 32 years old as Accordian Boy

My Dog Skip Crew

Name Department
David J. Bomba as Production Design. Art
William Ross as Original Music Composer. He was 51 (now 75) years old Sound
Marty P. Ewing as Executive Producer. Production
Marty P. Ewing as Unit Production Manager. Production
Broderick Johnson as Producer. He was 0 (now 23) years old Production
Andrew A. Kosove as Producer. Production
James L. Carter as Director of Photography. He was 50 (now 73) years old Camera
David Bach as Dialogue Editor. He was 33 (now 57) years old Sound
Jeff Habberstad as Stunt Coordinator. Crew
John Lee Hancock as Producer. He was 43 (now 66) years old Production
Pamela Roth as Makeup Department Head. Costume & Make-Up
Jay Russell as Director. He was 40 (now 63) years old Directing
Jay Russell as Executive Producer. He was 40 (now 63) years old Production
Gail Gilchriest as Screenplay. Writing
Steve C. Aaron as Production Sound Mixer. Sound
Stephen Hunter Flick as Sound Designer. He was 50 (now 74) years old Sound
Charles Maynes as Supervising Sound Editor. Sound
My Dog Skip poster
My Dog Skip (23 years)

Every family needs an optimist.

  • Release day: Wednesday, January 12, 2000
  • Runtime: 95 minutes
  • Budget: 6000000.00
  • Revenue: 35547761.00