Thank You for Smoking 2005

Jason Reitman

Satirical comedy follows the machinations of Big Tobacco's chief spokesman, Nick Naylor, who spins on behalf of cigarettes while trying to remain a role model for his twelve-year-old son.

Runtime: 2 hours

 

Credits

Cast

  • Joan Lunden Herself
  • Eric Haberman Robin Williger
  • Aaron Eckhart Nick Naylor
  • Mary Jo Smith Sue Maclean
  • Todd Louiso Ron Goode
  • Jeff Witzke Kidnapper
  • J.K. Simmons BR
  • Marianne Muellerleile Teacher
  • Cameron Bright Joey Naylor
  • Alex Diaz Kid #1
  • Jordan Garrett Kid #2
  • Courtney Taylor Burness Kid #3 (as Courtney Burness)
  • Jordan Del Spina Kid #4 (as Jordan Orr)
  • Maria Bello Polly Bailey
  • David Koechner Bobby Jay Bliss
  • Kim Dickens Jill Naylor
  • Daniel Travis Brad
  • William H. Macy Senator Ortolan Finistirre
  • Katie Winslow Jeanette
  • Richard Speight Jr. Trainee
  • Eric Maldonado Tobacco Club Host
  • Robert Duvall Captain
  • Renée Graham Tiffany
  • Katie Holmes Heather Holloway
  • Adam Brody Jack
  • Timothy Dowling EGO Assistant
  • Rob Lowe Jeff Megall
  • Sam Elliott Lorne Lutch
  • Connie Ray Pearl
  • Dennis Miller Himself
  • Terry James Ski Mask #1
  • Marc Scizak Ski Mask #2
  • Rachel Thorp Flighty Girl
  • Karen Harrison Nurse
  • Aaron Lustig Doctor
  • Melora Hardin Interviewer
  • Brian Palermo FBI Agent (voice)
  • Michael Mantell Dr. Meisenbach
  • Tonyo Meléndez Mr. Herera (as Tonyo Melendez)
  • Spencer Garrett Senator Lothridge
  • Earl Billings Senator Dupree
  • Catherine Reitman Reporter #1
  • Sean Patrick Murphy Reporter #2
  • David O. Sacks Oil Lobbyist
  • Nancy O'Dell Herself (as Nancy Humphries O'Dell)
  • Roy Jenkins Debate Moderator
  • Howard Weitzman Gentleman #1
  • Bruce French Gentleman #2
  • Robert L. Richards Gentleman #3
  • Christopher Buckley Man at Metro Station (uncredited)
  • Michael Calder Congressman (uncredited)
  • Dominick Cicco Workman (uncredited)
  • Jacques Derosena College Student (uncredited)
  • Jim R. Felton Tobacco Lobbyist (uncredited)
  • Dana E. Glauberman Hotel Phone Operator (voice) (uncredited)
  • Eva La Dare Flight Attendant (uncredited)
  • Robert Malina Peter (uncredited)
  • Neil Patil Lab Technician (uncredited)
  • Aloma Wright Gizelle (voice) (uncredited)
  • James Younan Committee Attendee (uncredited)

Writers

  • Christopher Buckley
  • Jason Reitman

Producers

  • Mark Woolway
  • Peter Thiel
  • John Schmidt
  • David O. Sacks
  • Edward R. Pressman
  • Michael R. Newman
  • Elon Musk
  • Mindy Marin
  • Max Levchin
  • Daniel Dubiecki
  • Alessandro Camon
  • Daniel Brunt
  • David J. Bloomfield
  • Michael Beugg
  • Stephen Belafonte
  • Eveleen Bandy