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Truth be told

The Post

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true events.

Credits

The Post Cast

Name Character
Tom Hanks He was 61, now 65 years old as Ben Bradlee
Bruce Greenwood He was 61, now 65 years old as Robert McNamara
Pat Healy He was 46, now 50 years old as Phil Geyelin
Alison Brie She was 34, now 39 years old as Lally Graham
Neal Huff as Tom Winship (uncredited)
Michael Stuhlbarg He was 49, now 53 years old as Abe Rosenthal
Will Denton He was 27, now 32 years old as Michael
Robert McKay He was 98, 70 years old when he died as NY Times Staffer
Jesse Plemons He was 29, now 33 years old as Roger Clark
Matthew Rhys He was 43, now 47 years old as Daniel Ellsberg
Bob Odenkirk He was 55, now 59 years old as Ben Bagdikian
Meryl Streep She was 68, now 72 years old as Kay Graham
Sarah Paulson She was 43, now 47 years old as Tony Bradlee
David Costabile He was 50, now 55 years old as Art Buchwald
Susan Blackwell as Dinner Wife
Deirdre Lovejoy She was 55, now 59 years old as Debbie Regan
David Cross He was 53, 26 years old when he died as Howard Simons
Gary Wilmes as Punch Sulzberger
Bradley Whitford He was 58, now 62 years old as Arthur Parsons
Tracy Letts He was 52, now 56 years old as Fritz Beebe
Carolyn McCormick She was 58, now 62 years old as Mrs. McNamara
Zach Woods He was 33, now 37 years old as Anthony Essaye
David Aaron Baker He was 54, now 58 years old as Alexander Bickel
Kenneth Tigar He was 75, now 79 years old as Solicitor Griswold
Stark Sands He was 39, now 43 years old as Don Graham
Francis Dumaurier as Head Waiter (Oakroom)
Sasha Spielberg She was 27, now 31 years old as Woman with Package
Philip Casnoff He was 68, now 72 years old as Chalmers Roberts
David Beach He was 53, now 57 years old as Robert Komer
Kelly AuCoin She was 50, now 54 years old as Kevin Maroney
Christopher Innvar as James Greenfield
Annika Boras She was 36, now 40 years old as Mrs. Alsop
Stephen Mailer He was 51, now 55 years old as Exchange President
Kelly Miller as Copy Editor
Johanna Day She was 53, now 58 years old as Ann Buchwald
Jennifer Dundas She was 46, now 51 years old as Liz Hylton
Rick Crom He was 60, now 64 years old as Supreme Court Marshall
Fenton Lawless as Linotype Printer
Stephen Rowe as Judge Robb
Cotter Smith He was 68, now 72 years old as Under Secretary William Macomber
Richard Holmes He was 86, 60 years old when he died as Murray Marder
Dan Bucatinsky He was 52, now 56 years old as Joe Alsop
Dan Bittner as Government Lawyer
Peter Van Wagner He was 17, now 22 years old as Harry Gladstein
John Rue as Gene Patterson
Ben Livingston as Dennis Doolin
Deborah Green as Ann Marie Rosenthal
Jordan Baker as Dinner Wife

The Post Crew

Name Department
Stuart Dryburgh as Additional Photography. He was 65 (now 69) years old Camera
Richard Hymns as Supervising Sound Editor. He was 70 (now 74) years old Sound
Doc Kane as ADR Mixer. He was 67 (now 72) years old Sound
Dennie Thorpe as Foley Artist. Sound
Jana Vance as Foley Artist. Sound
Dee Selby as Foley Editor. Sound
Teresa Eckton as Sound Effects Editor. She was 67 (now 71) years old Sound
Michelle Matland as Assistant Costume Designer. Costume & Make-Up
Ramiro Belgardt as Music Editor. Sound
J. Roy Helland as Hairstylist. He was 74 (now 78) years old Costume & Make-Up
Hinju Kim as Assistant Art Director. Art
Jeanette Browning as ADR Recordist. Sound
Steven Spielberg as Director. He was 71 (now 75) years old Directing
Steven Spielberg as Producer. He was 71 (now 75) years old Production
Janusz Kamiński as Director of Photography. He was 58 (now 62) years old Camera
Michael Kahn as Editor. He was 82 (now 86) years old Editing
Rick Carter as Production Design. He was 65 (now 70) years old Art
Gary Rydstrom as Sound Designer. He was 58 (now 62) years old Sound
Gary Rydstrom as Sound Re-Recording Mixer. He was 58 (now 62) years old Sound
Gary Rydstrom as Supervising Sound Editor. He was 58 (now 62) years old Sound
Ellen Lewis as Casting. Production
Ann Roth as Costume Design. She was 86 (now 90) years old Costume & Make-Up
Barbara Harris as ADR Voice Casting. She was 82 (83) years old when She died Production
Kay Georgiou as Hair Department Head. Costume & Make-Up
Rena DeAngelo as Set Decoration. She was 17 (now 22) years old Art
Kim Jennings as Supervising Art Director. Art
Deborah Jensen as Supervising Art Director. Art
Anthony DeRose as Second Assistant "A" Camera. Camera
Adam Somner as First Assistant Director. Directing
Adam Somner as Executive Producer. Production
Niko Tavernise as Still Photographer. Camera
Josh Singer as Screenplay. He was 45 (now 50) years old Writing
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Truth be told

  • Release day: Thursday, January 19, 2017
  • Runtime: 116 minutes
  • Budget: 50000000.00
  • Revenue: 179769467.00