The Sound Of Music Cast -
Who Played Who in the Movie
We all know that The Sound of Music cast starred Julie Andrews as Maria, and Christopher Plummer as the stern Captain von Trapp, but which other actors and actresses played The Sound of Music characters in one of the biggest movies in history?
What did The Sound of Music actors and actresses do before The Sound of Music and where are they now?
How was Kym Karath discovered for the role of Gretl?
Do you know in which scenes Larri Thomas stood in for Julie Andrews?
Have you noticed the real Maria von Trapp making a cameo appearance in the movie? The photo on the right is a clue!
Find out interesting facts and information by clicking on the actor's or actress's names in The Sound of Music cast list below:
Director Robert Wise and his casting consultants were widely recognized as having done a superb job in assembling a cast that included so many unknown, but very talented names. After an extensive search and more than two hundred auditions, the children were chosen, not just for their acting and singing skills, but also for their personality and 'presence'. Many of The Sound of Music actors and actresses formed a strong bond with each other, a cameraderie that still lasts today...
"Who would have thought back in 1964 that we'd all still be together after all these years? Who would have thought that our fictional family would grow into a real one?"
Charmian Carr, 'Forever Liesl'
Go to The Sound of Music Crew
for information on the production crew.
Have you seen other movies starring Sound of Music cast members?
The list is long - Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, and many of the other cast members have been in many other movies or TV shows during their careers. Have you seen any of them? What was your favorite? Share your thoughts and recommendations, so that we can head straight down to our local movie rental store!
Some of my favorites were the 1960's TV series Lost In Space with Angela Cartwright, the 2006 bank heist movie The Inside Man with Christopher Plummer, and the 1966 spy thriller Torn Curtain with Julie Andrews and my teenage heartthrob Paul Newman.
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Mary Poppins (Julie Andrews)
Thought as a child it was quite magical but now as an adult it has worn off a bit. Liked the style of the film - I wonder if Dick Van Dyke is still alive? …
Lost In space Not rated yet
Angela Cartwright in Lost in Space was good. I used to like watching it when I was a child. We now have a joke about dangerous situations and saying "Danger …
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