Biography

From Wikipedia

Lynn Arlen Stalmaster, born 1927 in Omaha, Nebraska, is an award winning American casting director.

After serving in the U.S. Army Stalmaster got his first job in show business as an actor, appearing in the war movies The Steel Helmet (1951) and The Flying Leathernecks (1951). He also acted in the TV series Big Town but soon became involved in the casting department of the same show. Stalmaster established himself quickly as a solid casting director, finding steady work in both television and motion pictures. The name Lynn Stalmaster became well known especially to cinema-goers of the 1970s, when he was credited with casting more than 60 movies of the decade, among them; Fiddler on the Roof, Harold and Maude, The Cowboys, Deliverance, Rollerball, Silver Streak, Black Sunday, Coming Home, Convoy, The Rose, Superman and Being There.

Stalmaster was also responsible for casting TV-shows like Combat!, Gunsmoke, The Untouchables as well as Academy Award winning movies In the Heat of the Night, The Thomas Crown Affair, The Right Stuff and Brian De Palma's 1987 motion picture version of The Untouchables.

From Wikipedia

Lynn Arlen Stalmaster, born 1927 in Omaha, Nebraska, is an award winning American casting director.

After serving in the U.S. Army Stalmaster got his first job in show business as an actor, appearing in the war movies The Steel Helmet (1951) and The Flying Leathernecks (1951). He also acted in the TV series Big Town but soon became involved in the casting department of the same show. Stalmaster established himself quickly as a solid casting director, finding steady work in both television and motion pictures. The name Lynn Stalmaster became well known especially to cinema-goers of the 1970s, when he was credited with casting more than 60 movies of the decade, among them; Fiddler on the Roof, Harold and Maude, The Cowboys, Deliverance, Rollerball, Silver Streak, Black Sunday, Coming Home, Convoy, The Rose, Superman and Being There.

Stalmaster was also responsible for casting TV-shows like Combat!, Gunsmoke, The Untouchables as well as Academy Award winning movies In the Heat of the Night, The Thomas Crown Affair, The Right Stuff and Brian De Palma's 1987 motion picture version of The Untouchables.

Personal Info

Known For Production

Gender Male

Known Credits 187

Birthday 1927-11-17

Place of Birth Omaha, Nebraska, USA

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Also Known As

  • Lynn Arlen Stalmaster
  • Lyn Stalmaster

Production TV ShowsMovies

2006 A Lobster Tale Casting
2000 Battlefield Earth Casting
1996 To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday Casting
1996 Crime of the Century Casting
1996 Carpool Casting
1995 Fluke Casting
1994 Squanto: A Warrior's Tale Casting
1994 Blue Sky Casting
1994 There Goes My Baby Casting
1994 Clifford Casting
1994 Intersection Casting
1993 The Program Casting
1993 Guilty as Sin Casting
1992 Double Jeopardy Casting
1992 Stay Tuned Casting
1992 Folks! Casting
1991 For the Boys Casting
1991 Frankie and Johnny Casting
1991 The Doctor Casting
1991 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze Casting
1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities Casting
1990 Havana Casting
1990 Taking Care of Business Casting
1990 Voices Within: The Lives of Truddi Chase Casting
1990 Crazy People Casting
1989 Incident at Dark River Casting
1989 Welcome Home Casting
1989 Casualties of War Casting
1989 Weekend at Bernie's Casting
1989 A Sinful Life Casting
1989 See No Evil, Hear No Evil Casting
1989 Margaret Bourke-White Casting
1989 Winter People Casting
1989 The Jeweller's Shop Casting
1989 Dead Bang Casting
1989 Get Smart, Again! Casting
1989 Physical Evidence Casting
1988 Split Decisions Casting
1987 Real Men Casting
1987 Spaceballs Casting
1987 American Harvest Casting
1986 8 Million Ways to Die Casting
1985 Santa Claus: The Movie Casting
1985 Love, Mary Casting
1984 The Glitter Dome Casting
1984 Harry & Son Casting
1984 The Parade Casting Director
1984 Unfaithfully Yours Casting
1984 The Lonely Guy Casting
1983 Uncommon Valor Casting
1983 Rita Hayworth: The Love Goddess Casting
1983 The Right Stuff Casting
1983 The Thorn Birds (4 episodes)Casting
1982 Tootsie Casting
1982 Young Doctors in Love Casting
1982 Hanky Panky Casting
1982 Some Kind of Hero Casting
1981 Absence of Malice Casting
1981 Dark Night of the Scarecrow Casting
1981 Caveman Casting
1980 Stir Crazy Casting
1980 Superman II Casting
1980 A Change of Seasons Casting
1980 Loving Couples Casting
1980 Foolin' Around Casting
1980 The Mountain Men Casting
1980 The Black Marble Casting
1979 The Rose Casting
1979 10 Casting
1979 The Onion Field Casting
1979 North Dallas Forty Casting
1978 Superman Casting
1978 Foul Play Casting
1978 Go Tell the Spartans Casting
1978 Convoy Casting
1978 Matilda Casting
1978 The Fury Casting
1978 Gray Lady Down Casting
1978 Coming Home Casting
1978 The Betsy Casting
1977 You Light Up My Life Casting
1977 The Other Side of Midnight Casting
1977 Good Against Evil Casting
1977 Alexander: The Other Side of Dawn Casting
1977 Audrey Rose Casting
1977 Fun with Dick and Jane Casting
1976 Nickelodeon Casting
1976 Bound for Glory Casting
1976 Silver Streak Casting
1976 The Big Bus Casting
1976 Second Wind Casting
1976 James Dean Casting
1975 Beyond the Bermuda Triangle Casting
1975 The Master Gunfighter Casting
1975 Mandingo Casting
1974 All the Kind Strangers Casting
1974 The Great Niagara Casting
1974 Conrack Casting
1973 Cinderella Liberty Casting
1973 The Last Detail Casting
1973 A Summer Without Boys Casting
1973 Isn't It Shocking? Casting
1973 Scorpio Casting
1973 Lolly-Madonna XXX Casting
1972 The Mechanic Casting
1972 Junior Bonner Casting
1972 The Magnificent Seven Ride! Casting
1972 Deliverance Casting
1972 The Cowboys Casting
1971 Harold and Maude Casting
1971 The Resurrection of Zachary Wheeler Casting
1971 Honky Casting
1971 Fiddler on the Roof Casting
1971 The Organization Casting
1971 Sweet, Sweet Rachel Casting
1971 Le Mans Casting
1971 The Grissom Gang Casting
1971 Valdez Is Coming Casting
1971 The Sporting Club Casting
1971 Lawman Casting
1970 Monte Walsh Casting
1970 Cannon for Cordoba Casting
1970 They Call Me Mister Tibbs! Casting
1970 The Hawaiians Casting
1970 The Landlord Casting
1970 Too Late the Hero Casting
1970 Halls of Anger Casting
1969 The Reivers Casting
1969 Gaily, Gaily Casting
1969 They Shoot Horses, Don't They? Casting
1969 Viva Max! Casting
1969 What Ever Happened to Aunt Alice? Casting
1969 Castle Keep Casting
1969 Guns of the Magnificent Seven Casting
1969 The Bridge at Remagen Casting
1969 The April Fools Casting
1969 If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium Casting
1968 The Stalking Moon Casting
1968 The Killing of Sister George Casting
1968 How Sweet It Is! Casting
1968 The Thomas Crown Affair Casting
1968 Yours, Mine and Ours Casting
1968 The Scalphunters Casting
1967 The Graduate Casting Consultant
1967 Hour of the Gun Casting
1967 In the Heat of the Night Casting
1967 Fitzwilly Casting
1967 Clambake Casting
1966 Return of the Seven Casting
1966 The Fortune Cookie Casting
1966 The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming Casting
1966 Man in the Square Suit Casting
1966 Cast a Giant Shadow Casting
1965 A Rage to Live Casting
1965 The Hallelujah Trail Casting
1965 The Satan Bug Casting
1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told Casting
1964 Kiss Me, Stupid Casting
1964 Lady in a Cage Casting
1963 Toys in the Attic Casting
1963 Irma la Douce Casting
1963 A Child Is Waiting Casting
1962 Two for the Seesaw Casting
1962 Pressure Point Casting
1961 Gunslinger (1 episode)Casting
1960 Harrigan and Son (1 episode)Casting
1960 Inherit the Wind Casting
1959 The Third Man (3 episodes)Casting
1959 Pork Chop Hill Casting
1959 Tokyo After Dark Casting
1958 I Want to Live! Casting
1958 When Hell Broke Loose Casting
1958 The Rifleman (1 episode)Casting
1958 The Texan (2 episodes)Casting
1957 Black Patch Casting
1957 Trooper Hook Casting
1957 Hot Rod Rumble Casting
1956 Johnny Concho Casting
1956 Screaming Eagles Casting
1956 Please Murder Me Casting
1956 Time Table Casting Consultant
1955 Gunsmoke (10 episodes)Casting

Acting

2019 Hal as Himself
2006 Heart of a Hero: A Tribute to Christopher Reeve as Himself
2001 Taking Flight: The Development of 'Superman' as Himself
2001 Making 'Superman': Filming the Legend as Himself
1951 The Steel Helmet as Second Lieutenant

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