DEAD CAST AND CREW
DUANE JONES, JUDITH O'DEA, KARL HARDMAN, MARILYN EASTMAN, KEITH WAYNE, JUDITH RIDLEY
KYRA SCHON, BILL HINZMAN, BILL CARDILLE, VINCE SURVINSKI
Duane L. Jones (Ben), Judith O'Dea (Barbara), Karl Hardman (Harry Cooper, radio voice), Marilyn Eastman (Helen
Cooper, insect-eating zombie), Keith [Wayne] Hartman (Tom Ryan), Judith Ridley
(Judy), Kyra Schon (Karen Cooper, corpse upstairs), Charles Craig (TV
commentator, intestine handling zombie), S. William Hinzman (cemetery zombie), George Kosana (Chief Conan W. McClellan), Frank Doak (Dr.
Grimes), Bill "Chilly Billy" Cardille (field reporter), Vincent Survinski (Ben's killer), A.C. McDonald (general in Washington), Samuel R.
Solito (civilian official in Washington), Mark Ricci (scientist in Washington),
Lee Hartman (groom zombie, posse member, station reporter with earphones), Jack
Givens (reporter in hat in Washington, zombie using table leg), Rudy J. Ricci
(zombie with ripped shirt by truck), Paula Richards (first female zombie), John
Simpson (zombie eating flesh off bone), Herbert Summer, Richard Ricci (zombie
shot by Ben through window), William Burchinal (zombie in blazer near end), Ross
Harris (TV phone operator), Al Croft (posse member with cap/glasses), Jason
Richards (flinching zombie near end), Dave James (zombie in white shirt in field
near end), Sharon Carroll, William Mogush (zombie grimacing in truck
window close-up), Steve Hutsko (news cameraman), JoAnn Michaels, Phillip
Smith, Ella Mae Smith, Randy Burr (sheriff). Uncredited Cast: Russel
Streiner (Johnny), John Russo (tire iron zombie, general’s driver, flaming
zombie), David Craig (frontyard zombie), Jack Rozzo (zombie in bathrobe,
TV station safety director), Regis Survinski (reporter in D.C. with shades),
George Romero (TV reporter in Washington), David Barber (zombie eating), Roger
McGovern (zombie in hospital gown), Betty Ellen Haughey (female zombie in
black), Tony Pantanello (zombie, posse member), Bob Wolcutt (zombie).
Photographed, Edited and Directed by George A. Romero, Screenwriters: John A. Russo and George A. Romero, Producers: Russel W. Streiner and Karl Hardman, Explosive Effects: Regis J. Survinski and Tony Pantanello, Production Director/Designer: Vincent Survinski, Production Manager: George Kosana, Lighting: Joseph Unitas, Sound Engineers: Gary R. Streiner and Marshall Booth, Script Coordinator: Jacqueline Streiner, Continuity: Betty Ellen Haughey, Hairstyles: Bruce Capristo, Titles: The Animators, under Bob Wolcutt; Props: Charles O’Dato, Laboratory: WRS Motion Picture Lab. Produced through the facilities of The Latent Image Inc. and Hardman Associates Inc., Pittsburgh, PA. Uncredited: Makeup Effects and Stills: Karl Hardman and Marilyn Eastman.