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Show Credits

Benjamin Franklin: Richard Easton

Young Benjamin Franklin: Dylan Baker

Narrator: Colm Feore

Producer/Director: Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer

Writer / Co-Producer: Ronald Blumer

Executive Producer: Catherine Allan

Executive in Charge of Production: Gerry Richman

Editors: Donna Marino, Sharon Sachs, Eric Davies

Director of Photography: Tom Hurwitz

Original Music: Richard Einhorn

Line Producer: Charles Darby

Director of Research: Jennifer Raikes

Production Manager, TPT: Suhtling Wong

Coordinating Producer, TPT: Cori Paulet

Production Designer: Andrew Jackness

Costume Designer: Candice Donnelly

Casting: Elissa Myers CSA, Paul Fouquet CSA

Post Production Supervisor: Avra Scher

Associate Producers: Laura Madden, Julia Morrison

Lighting: Ned Hallick

Key Hair: Wayne Herndon

Key Make-up Artist: Leslie Fuller

First AD, Studio: Jo Umans

Sound Design & Mix: Mitch Griffin

Online Editor: Jerry Lakso

Post Production Supervisor, TPT: Robert Sturm

Additional Photography: James Brown, Robert Elfstrom, Boyd Estus, Joel Shapiro, Joe Vitagliano

Set Decorator: Susan Goulder

Wardrobe Supervisor: Roseann Milano

Costume Assistants: Leslie Bernstein, Amy Bradshaw

Production Assistant, TPT: Erika Stenrick

Graphic Design: Barton Tourville

Opening Sequence for TPT: Carl Jacobs

for HI-WIRE: Cassie Scroggins, Tony Mills

Stills Animation: City Lights, Creative Group

Color Correction, Additional Online Editing: Susan Talbot

Promotion: Erika Herrmann

Publicity: Kelly & Salerno Communications

Advisors: Ellen Cohn, Tom Fleming, Roy Goodman, Jack P. Greene, John Heilbron, E. Philip Krider, J. A. Leo Lemay, Ralph Lerner, Claude-Anne Lopez, Pauline Maier, David Taft Morgan, Jr., Gordon Wood, Michael Zuckert

Production Accountant: Nora Stonehill

Office Coordinator, TPT: Jennifer Quehl

Interns: Gabriel Hankins, Joe Mowers, Lisa Tarchak, Nina Tsai, Sharifa Williams

A Production of TPT in association with Middlemarch Films

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN is made possible by:

Northwestern Mutual


Pew Charitable trusts


the Public Broadcasting Service

Alfred P Sloan Foundation

Arthur Vining Davis Foundation

Eberly Foundation

Humana Foundation

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