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Special Guests

TCM’s passion for classic movies has earned the respect of the world’s most admired directors, producers, writers and actors. Be sure to visit this site often for details about 2022 TCM Classic Film Festival special guests in the weeks ahead.

ANNOUNCED 2022 SPECIAL GUESTS

CRAIG BARRON – Visual Effects Artist
RICHARD BENJAMIN – Director, Actor
BEN BURTT – Sound Designer
LEONARD MALTIN – Film Critic and Historian
MINK STOLE – Actor
LILY TOMLIN – Actor

The TCM Classic Film Festival has featured appearances by:

Jim Abrahams, Debbie Allen, Allison Anders, Julie Andrews, Ann-Margret, Alan Arkin, Gillian Armstrong, John Badham, John Bailey, Diane Baker, Rick Baker, Bob Balaban, Alec Baldwin, Drew Barrymore, Ned Beatty, Warren Beatty, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Robert Benton, Theodore Bikel, Jacqueline Bissett, Ann Blyth, Peter Bogdanovich, John Boorman, Ernest Borgnine, Beau Bridges, Jeff Bridges, James L. Brooks, Mel Brooks, Kevin Brownlow, Geneviève Bujold, Steve Burum, Charles Busch, Dyan Cannon, Leslie Caron, John Carpenter, Keith Carradine, Ruth E. Carter, Veronica Cartwright, “Baby Peggy” Diana Serra Cary, Dick Cavett, George Chakiris, Marge Champion, Anne V. Coates, Francis Ford Coppola, Billy Crystal, Alan Cumming, Tony Curtis, Joe Dante, Frank Darabont, Carl Davis, Caleb Deschanel, Dana Delany, Danny Devito, Leonardo DiCaprio, Angie Dickinson, Stanley Donen, Illeana Douglas, Kirk Douglas, Michael Douglas, Richard Dreyfuss, Keir Dullea, Faye Dunaway, Robert Evans, Sally Field, Michael Feinstein, Rhonda Fleming, Jane Fonda, Peter Fonda, William Friedkin, Betty Garrett, Mitzi Gaynor, Danny Glover, Jeff Goldblum, Ginnifer Goodwin, Elliot Gould, Jennifer Grant, Lee Grant, Coleen Gray, Joel Grey, Peter Guber, Taylor Hackford, Bill Hader, Molly Haskell, Tippi Hedren, Buck Henry, John Michael Higgins, Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Houghton, Marsha Hunt, Tab Hunter, Anjelica Huston, Olivia Hussey, Chris Isaak, James Ivory, Norman Jewison, Quincy Jones, Shirley Jones, Anna Karina, Stacy Keach, Anna Kendrick, Callie Khouri, Susan Kohner, Barbara Kopple, Nancy Kwan, David Ladd, Martin Landau, John Landis, Angela Lansbury, Sherry Lansing, George Lazenby, Ruta Lee, Spike Lee, Terry Leonard, Barry Levinson, Jerry Lewis, Christopher Lloyd, Gina Lollabrigida, Norman Lloyd, Sophia Loren, Lulu, A.C. Lyles, Ali MacGraw, Shirley MacLaine, Leonard Maltin, Rob Marshall, Jerry Mathers, Tim Matheson, Marlee Matlin, Albert Maysles, Tom McCarthy, Patty McCormack, Malcolm McDowell, Steve McQueen, Dennis Miller, Hayley Mills, Juliet Mills, Liza Minnelli, Walter Mirisch, Juanita Moore, Rita Moreno, Robert Morse, Mira Nair, Marni Nixon, Kim Novak, France Nuyen, Margaret O’Brien, Maureen O’Hara, Nancy Olson, Patton Oswalt, Peter O’Toole, Simon Pegg, Ron Perlman, Tyler Perry, Jim Piddock, Christopher Plummer, Sidney Poitier, Jane Powell, Paula Prentiss, Luise Rainer, Carl Reiner, Rob Reiner, Burt Reynolds, Debbie Reynolds, Robert Richardson, Tim Robbins, Mickey Rooney, Fred Roos, Richard Roundtree, Barbara Rush, Kurt Russell, Meg Ryan, Eva Marie Saint, Julian Sands, John Sayles, Thelma Schoonmaker, Martin Scorsese, Jane Seymour, Mark Shaiman, Martin Sheen, Ron Shelton, Richard Sherman, Martin Short, Nancy Sinatra, Tina Sinatra, John Singleton, Russ Tamblyn, Quentin Tarantino, Joan Tewkesbury, John Toll, Robert Towne, Robert Townsend, Cicely Tyson, Mario Van Peebles, Melvin Van Peebles, Jon Voight, Max Von Sydow, Robert Wagner, Eli Wallach, Don Was, Adam West, Haskell Wexler, Leonard Whiting, Fred Willard, Esther Williams, John Williams, Debra Winger, Jane Withers, Edgar Wright, Michael York, David Zucker, Jeff Zucker and many others.

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