Sweet Home Alabama Cast

  • Reese Witherspoon

    This Nashville, Tennessee born actress made a splash in her big screen debut, 1991's The Man in the Moon. Only 14 at the time, Witherspoon played the role of Dani Trant in the coming-of-age drama,...

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  • Josh Lucas

    Born in Arkansas, Josh Lucas moved around quite a bit with his parents, due to their political activism, which was mostly directed against nuclear war and nuclear power. They finally settled down in...

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  • Patrick Dempsey

    Of Irish descent, Patrick Dempsey was born in Lewiston, Maine, the youngest of three children. While still a teen, he developed an interest in juggling and magic. Never a good student due to his...

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  • Fred Ward

    Hailing from San Diego, California, Ward was raised in Louisiana and Texas.While still in his teens, the Scottish-Irish Cherokee descendent enlisted in the Air Force and by the age of 21, he decided...

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  • Mary Kay Place

    Mary Kay Place has established herself as a talented actress with a deep and diverse body of work, but what many people don't realize is that her credits also include singer, writer and...

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  • Jean Smart

    Growing up in Seattle, Washington, Jean Smart found her love for acting during her senior year at Ballard High School. Going on to graduate from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of...

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  • Candice Bergen

    Daughter of popular radio ventriloquist Edgar Bergen, Beverly Hills native Bergen was big news before she was even born. She was only an infant when she made her first professional appearance, with...

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  • Melanie Lynskey

    New Zealander Melanie Lynskey was chosen to play the lead in Peter Jackson's Heavenly Creatures (1994), co-starring Kate Winslet, when she was still in high school. When the movie came out, critics...

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  • Ethan Embry

    He was born Ethan Randall but changed his name to be closer with his grandfather. Embry began acting at 10 and later made his film debut as Doyle in Dutch. He soon went on to do All I Want for...

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  • Rhona Mitra

    A native Londoner, Rhona Mitra was kicked out of two Catholic boarding schools in her formative years, following her parents' divorce. She later attended drama school, but dropped out after a year....

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Sweet Home Alabama

Genre:  Comedy, Romance
Running Time:  103 min.
Release Date: September 27, 2002
DVD: February 4, 2003

Current rating: Rating: 4.27
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Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, Patrick Dempsey, Fred Ward, Mary Kay Place, Jean Smart, Candice Bergen, Melanie Lynskey, Ethan Embry, Rhona Mitra