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The Truman Show (1998)

Updated: May 30, 2023

An insurance salesman discovers his whole life is actually a reality TV show.

The Truman Show (1998) Movie Poster
The Truman Show (1998) Movie Poster


  • Peter Weir


  • Andrew Niccol


  • Jim Carrey as Truman Burbank

  • Laura Linney as Hannah Gill, acting as Meryl Burbank, Truman's wife

  • Ed Harris as Christof

  • Noah Emmerich as Louis Coltrane, playing Marlon, Truman's best friend since early childhood

  • Natascha McElhone as Sylvia, playing Lauren Garland, Truman's college schoolmate

  • Holland Taylor as Alanis Montclair, playing Truman's mother Angela Burbank

  • Brian Delate as Walter Moore, playing Truman's father Kirk Burbank

  • Paul Giamatti as Simeon, a control room director

  • Peter Krause as Laurence, Truman's boss

  • Harry Shearer as Mike Michaelson, a TV talk-show host

  • Philip Baker Hall as a Network Executive

  • Joel McKinnon Miller as a garage attendant

Sources: IMDB & WIKI


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