True Stories

1986

David Byrne
Director





David Byrne
Narrator
Alix Elias
Cute Woman
John Goodman
Louis Fyne
Spalding Gray
Earl Culver
Jo Harvey Allen
Lying Woman
John Ingle
The Preacher
Swoosie Kurtz
Laziest Woman
Annie McEnroe
Kay Culver
Scott Valentine
Member of Air Band
Roebuck 'Pops' Staples
Mr. Tucker
Tito Larriva
Ramon (as Humberto 'Tito' Larriva)
Matthew Posey
The Computer Guy
Freeman Beatty
Lip-Syncher
Evelyn Box
Hey Now Kid
Kevin Box
Hey Now Kid
Amy Buffington
Linda Culver
Cora Cardona
Margie Ortiz
Ken Chambers
Member of Fashion Show Band
Ray Coahran
Member of Fashion Show Band
Jim Colegrove
Member of Gospel Band
Capucine DeWulf
The Little Girl on the Road
Connie Deaton
Lip-Syncher
Tom Denolf
Friend of Passerby
Chris Douridas
Ventriloquist
Richard Dowlearn
Larry Culver
L.T. Felty
Duck Hunter
Ed Geldart
Grandfather in Mall
Cynthia Gould
Factory Girl #1
Gregory Gunter
Laughing Headline Reader #2
Jerry Harrison
Prince Lookalike Lip-Syncher / Billy Idol Lookalike Lip-Syncher / Talking Heads Musician
Marion Henley
Moonstone
James Jackson
Singing Watchman
Christopher Johnson
Mr. Tucker's Son
Jason Liebrecht
Hey Now Kid
Daniel Marder
Member of Fashion Show Band
Linda McCauley
Louis' Date at Chinese Restaurant
William McDaniel
Hey Now Kid
Huey P. Meaux
Wild Wild Life Club DJ / VJ
Chrissy Miller
Lip-Syncher
Brian Monroe
Hey Now Kid
Liz Moore
Teenage Girl in Field
Jessica Pendland
Hey Now Kid
Michael Pendland
Hey Now Kid
John Pritchett
Sound Man
Tony Reynolds
Lip-Syncher
Alonzo Richard
Lip-Syncher
Stephen Seybold
Lip-Syncher
Hinpheth Siharath
Laotian Factory Worker
Frank Smith
Man in Church
Rex Taylor Smith
Member of Air Band
Ric Spiegel
Passerby in Mall
Eric 'E.T.' Thorngren
Lip-Syncher
Phyllis Wallace
Woman at Plant
Vernon Watts
Member of Gospel Band
Tina Weymouth
Lip-Syncher / Talking Heads musician
Kelly Wright
Factory Girl #2
Meredith Zednick
Lip-Syncher
Vangie Barefoot
Ronna Cohen
Bass player in Air Band
Kenan Crinion
Chris Frantz
Cowboy Lip-Syncher / Talking Heads musician
Tonney Watts
Keith Algier
Lip-Syncher
Bale Allen
Teenage Boy in Field
David Averett
Duck Hunter
Andrew Barach
Laughing Headline Reader #1
Art Barrington
Tyler Apache Belles
Precision Dancers
Caroline DeWolf
Randy Erwin
Himself
Richard Rowland
Louis Black
Marching Accordion Band Member (uncredited)
Esteban Jordan
Accordion Player (uncredited)
Victor Kiam
Himself (segment "Love for Sale") (archive footage) (uncredited)
Richard Nixon
Himself (Puzzling Evidence segment) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Leesa Rowland
(uncredited)