Cast: Marylouise Burke as Evelyn the Lunch Lady, Pat Donohue as House band guitarist, Bob Douglas as Musician extra, Rich Dworsky as House band leader, Adam Granger as Musician extra, Jeremy Gustafson as Stage Hand, Woody Harrelson as Lefty, Bill Hinkley as Musician extra, Prudence Johnson as Musician extra, L.Q. Jones as Chuck Akers, Tommy Lee Jones as Axeman, Garrison Keillor as Himself, Gina Kent as Shim Sham Shuffler, Arnie Kinsella as House band drummer, Kevin Kline as Guy Noir, John Koerner as Musician extra, Judy Larson as Musician extra, Pete Lee as Stage Hand, Lindsay Lohan as Lola Johnson, Virginia Madsen as The Dangerous Woman, Jonathan Mankuta as Diner patron, Dan Newton as Musician extra, Peter Ostroushko as Musician extra, Jon Pankake as Musician extra, Gary Raynor as House band bassist, Dick Rees as Musician extra, John C. Reilly as Dusty, Maya Rudolph as Loretta the Assistant Stage Manager and Tim Russell as Al the Stage Manager
Crew: Robert Altman (producer and director); Garrison Keillor (co-writer); Ken LaZebnik (co-writer);
Wren Arthur, Joshua Astrachan, Tony Judge, David Levy (producers); Lowell Dubrinsky (associate producer); John Penotti, William Pohlad (executive producers)
A look at what goes on backstage during the last broadcast of America’s most celebrated radio show, where singing cowboys Dusty and Lefty, a country music siren, and a host of others hold court.
Production Company: GreeneStreet Films/ River Road Entertainment
Radio like you’ve never seen it before.
Live every show like it’s your last.
Official Websites: aprairiehomecompanionmovie.com
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Release Dates: June 9, 2006
Film Fetish trivia:
George Clooney was originally set to play detective Guy Noir, but had to turn it down due to scheduling conflicts.