Temple Grandin 11 years old

Autism gave her a vision. She gave it a voice.

Temple Grandin

A biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who has become one of top scientists in humane livestock handling.


Claire Danes
Claire Danes

Temple Grandin

Catherine O'Hara
Catherine O'Hara

Aunt Ann

Julia Ormond
Julia Ormond


David Strathairn
David Strathairn

Professor Carlock

Barry Tubb
Barry Tubb


All Cast

Name Character
Gerry Robert Byrne as John Richmond
Claire Danes She was 30, now 42 years old as Temple Grandin
David Strathairn He was 61, now 72 years old as Professor Carlock
Barry Tubb He was 46, now 58 years old as Randy
Catherine O'Hara She was 55, now 67 years old as Aunt Ann
Julia Ormond She was 45, now 56 years old as Eustacia
Steve Uzzell as Psychologist
Richard Dillard as Don Micheals
Charles Baker He was 38, now 50 years old as Billy
Cherami Leigh She was 21, now 33 years old as Marcia
Blair Bomar as Ellen
Chloë Evans as Dorothy
Michael D. Conway as Mr. Peters
Joe Nemmers as Mr. Neal
David Blackwell He was 90, 91 years old when he died as Small Store Clerk
Brady Coleman as Abbot Chief Exec.
Silver Renee as Kid / Patient in Waiting Room
Chad McMinn as Graduating Student
Nicole Holt as Autism Symposium Attendee
Cynthia Huerta as Joan
Jessica Wilson as Iris
Phil Harrington He was 46, now 57 years old as Dr. Ladenham
Carl Savering as Mr. Goscowicz
Allison Wood as Asylum Nurse
Gabriel Luna He was 27, now 38 years old as Student Wit
Brian Bentley as Scott
Brett Hill as Birthday Party Boy
Christopher Holt as Autism Symposium Attendee
Chris Olson He was 45, now 57 years old as Mr. Povey
Robert Newell He was 222, 70 years old when he died as Henry
Cheryl Cave as Autism Symposium Attendee
Kelli Bland as Science Student / Dorm girl
David L. Dunn as Cowboy at auction
Robin Lee Walper as Autism Symposium Host
Patrick Bertucci as Autism Symposium Attendee
Fred Bothwell as Airport Greeter
Kelsey Buchanan as Birthday Party Friend
Melissa Farman She was 19, now 30 years old as Alice
Tamara Jolaine She was 26, now 38 years old as Nancy
David Born He was 192, 61 years old when he died as Professor Shanklin
Jordan Strassner as Science Student
Xochitl Romero as Penelope
Toby Metcalf as Stacey
Jake Messinger as Pallbearer
Cassandra L. Small as Autism Symposium Attendee
Kurt Cole as Autism Symposium Attendee
William Akey as Mr. Hodges
Megan Moser as Melanie
Clark Perry as Cody the Bully
Max W. Jenkins as Birthday Party Guest
D.J. Castillo as Science Student
Rick Espaillat as French Lecturer
Mike Rembis as Professor of Letters
David Houston He was 74, 57 years old when he died as Car Dealer
Earl Nottingham as Auction Bidder
Rachel McDaniel as Autism Symposium Attendee
Helen Ingham as Teacher


Name Department
Leo Trombetta as Editor. Editing
Alison Owen as Executive Producer. She was 49 (now 60) years old Production
Alex Wurman as Original Music Composer. He was 43 (now 54) years old Sound
Cindy Evans as Costume Design. She was 57 (now 69) years old Costume & Make-Up
Gabriella Villarreal as Set Decoration. Art
Scott Ferguson as Producer. He was 37 (now 48) years old Production
Gil Bellows as Executive Producer. He was 42 (now 54) years old Production
Margaret Scarciano as Author. Writing
Paul Lister as Executive Producer. Production
Anthony Edwards as Executive Producer. He was 47 (now 59) years old Production
Ivan Strasburg as Director of Photography. Camera
Christopher Monger as Teleplay. He was 59 (now 70) years old Writing
Merritt Johnson as Teleplay. Writing
Temple Grandin as Author. She was 62 (now 73) years old Writing
Dante Di Loreto as Executive Producer. He was 53 (now 65) years old Production
Emily Gerson Saines as Executive Producer. Production
Meghan C. Rogers as Art Direction. Art
Mick Jackson (director) as Director. He was 66 (now 77) years old Directing
Temple Grandin poster
Temple Grandin (11 years)

Autism gave her a vision. She gave it a voice.

  • Release day: Saturday, February 06, 2010
  • Runtime: 108 minutes