The Death & Life of John F. Donovan

Category: Drama
A decade after the death of an American TV star, a young actor reminisces about the written correspondence he once shared with the former, as well as the impact those letters had on both their lives.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 2019-03-13
Run time: 127 minute / 2:7
Budget: $35,000,000
Director: Xavier Dolan
Writer: Xavier Dolan
Production Companies : Sons of Manual, Lyla Films, Warp Films
Production Country: Canada


Kit Harington
as John F. Donovan
Natalie Portman
as Sam Turner
Susan Sarandon
as Grace Donovan
Kathy Bates
as Barbara Haggermaker
Jacob Tremblay
as Rupert Turner
Ben Schnetzer
as Adult Rupert Turner
Thandie Newton
as Audrey Newhouse
Amara Karan
as Mrs. Kureishi
Chris Zylka
as Will Jefford Jr.
Jared Keeso
as James Donovan
Emily Hampshire
as Amy Bosworth
Michael Gambon
as Narrator
Sarah Gadon
as Liz Jones
Manuel Tadros
as Salim
Dakota Jamal Wellman
as Eric
Susan Almgren
as Aunt Faith
Leni Parker
as Bonnie
Ari Millen
as Billy
Katy Breier
as Trish
Ellen David
as Adam's Mother
Sarah-Jeanne Labrosse
as Moira's Assistant
Alison Louder
as Hellsome High Actress
Matthew Raudsepp
as Hellsome High Actor
Harry Standjofski
as Producer
Trevor Hayes
as Director
Pat Kiely
as Director #2
Brent Skagford
as Editor #1
Sangita Patel
as Journalist #3
Lukas Rolfe
as Cedric James
Jane Wheeler
as Aunt Anne
Craig Eldridge
as Uncle Patrick
Carolyn Fe
as Porter
Connor McMahon
as Sasha
Michael Daniel Murphy
as Editor #2
Holly Bernier
as Journalist #2
Hamza Haq
as Journalist #4
Niko Nikolov
as Security Guard
Patrick Allard
as Club Boy #1
Catherine Brunet
as Fan Girl at the Bar
Gabriel Yared Music

Peter Carlton Co-Producer

Costume & Make-Up
Pierre-Yves Gayraud Costume Design
Michele Clapton Costume Design

Carmen Cuba Casting
Lyse Lafontaine Producer

Jacob Tierney Writer
Xavier Dolan Screenplay

Xavier Dolan Director

Xavier Dolan Editor

Xavier Dolan Producer

Colombe Raby Production Design

André Turpin Cinematography

Mathieu Denis Editor

Nancy Grant Producer

Lucie Tremblay Set Designer

Réal Hamel Picture Car Coordinator

Visual Effects
Jean-François Ferland Visual Effects Supervisor

Denis Lamothe Gaffer

Charles-Olivier Tremblay Art Department Assistant

Visual Effects
Marie-Claude Lafontaine Visual Effects Coordinator

Yves Desjardins Production Coordinator

Marianne Messier Petit Transportation Coordinator

Barry Ryan Co-Producer
Benoît Mathieu Location Manager
Liana Dee Production Accountant
Christian Fluet Production Accountant

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