Cast and Crew of Jurassic Park

Cast of
Jurassic Park

About Jurassic Park

In the classic adventure film, "Jurassic Park," directed by the renowned Steven Spielberg, the story revolves around a group of characters who find themselves in a unique and thrilling situation. The main characters include Sam Neill, who plays the role of Dr. Alan Grant, a paleontologist, and Laura Dern, who portrays Dr. Ellie Sattler, a paleobotanist. These two experts, along with other characters, are invited to preview a groundbreaking theme park, which has brought prehistoric creatures back to life through cutting-edge genetic engineering.

The mastermind behind this ambitious project is John Hammond, a wealthy entrepreneur, who hopes to create a one-of-a-kind tourist attraction. Hammond's dream is to give visitors an unforgettable experience, allowing them to witness and interact with real-life dinosaurs. To make this vision a reality, he enlists the help of Dr. Henry Wu, a brilliant geneticist, and the InGen corporation, which specializes in cloning technology. However, as the film progresses, the true cost of playing God becomes apparent, and the characters are forced to confront the consequences of their actions.

As the story unfolds, Hammond's two grandchildren, Lex and Tim, accompany the group of experts on their tour of the park. Despite the initial excitement of seeing actual dinosaurs, things quickly take a turn for the worse when the security systems fail, and the dinosaurs escape their enclosures. With chaos ensuing and the safety of the entire group at risk, the characters must rely on their wits and expertise to survive the wrath of these ancient creatures. Along the way, they learn valuable lessons about the dangers of tampering with nature and the true meaning of wonder and awe. Overall, "Jurassic Park" is an exhilarating cinematic experience that combines action, adventure, and suspense, while also delivering a powerful message about the ethical implications of scientific advancements.

Jurassic Park is part of the Jurassic Park Collection, together with The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Jurassic Park III, Jurassic World, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and Jurassic World Dominion .

Full Cast of Jurassic Park

Sam Neill
plays Grant , Grant

Sam Neill as Grant
Sam Neill's portrayal of Dr. Alan Grant in 'Jurassic Park' is nothing short of iconic. His character, a respected paleontologist, is initially skeptical of the park and its cloned dinosaurs, but his curiosity and fascination with the creatures are evident. Neill's performance is a masterclass in subtlety and nuance, as he effortlessly conveys Grant's awe, fear, and determination. His interactions with the dinosaurs, particularly the velociraptors, are some of the most memorable scenes in the film, showcasing Neill's ability to hold his own against even the most formidable of co-stars. Overall, Neill's performance as Grant is a testament to his acting prowess and is a significant contributing factor to the enduring popularity of 'Jurassic Park'. See Sam Neill's other roles

Laura Dern
plays Ellie , Ellie

Laura Dern as Ellie
Laura Dern delivers a captivating performance as Dr. Ellie Sattler in 'Jurassic Park.' Her portrayal of the intelligent and fiercely independent paleobotanist showcases her ability to balance intellect and emotion. Dern's on-screen chemistry with her co-stars, particularly Sam Neill, adds depth to her character, making Ellie a relatable and endearing figure. Her determination to uncover the truth about Jurassic Park's operations and her courage in the face of danger make her a standout character in the film. See Laura Dern's other roles

Jeff Goldblum
plays Malcolm , Malcolm

Jeff Goldblum as Malcolm
Jeff Goldblum's performance as Dr. Ian Malcolm in 'Jurassic Park' is a standout, characterized by his witty, sarcastic humor and charismatic presence. Goldblum brings a unique energy to the character, making Malcolm both entertaining and thought-provoking. His delivery of the iconic line, "Life finds a way," adds depth to the film's themes and showcases his ability to convey complex ideas with ease. Overall, Goldblum's portrayal of Malcolm is a highlight of the movie, adding a layer of charm and intellect that complements the thrilling action and suspense. See Jeff Goldblum's other roles

Richard Attenborough
plays Hammond , Hammond

Richard Attenborough as Hammond
Richard Attenborough's portrayal of John Hammond in 'Jurassic Park' is a captivating blend of childlike wonder and misguided ambition. His infectious enthusiasm for the park and its dinosaurs is palpable, making it easy to understand why he would invest so much in such a fantastical project. However, Attenborough also masterfully conveys Hammond's naivety and hubris, as he underestimates the dangers of playing God. This complex characterization adds depth to the film, making Hammond a sympathetic yet flawed protagonist. See Richard Attenborough's other roles

Bob Peck
plays Muldoon , Muldoon

Bob Peck as Muldoon
Bob Peck's portrayal of Robert Muldoon in 'Jurassic Park' is a standout performance that adds a layer of intensity and realism to the film. As the park's seasoned game warden, Peck brings a sense of ruggedness and expertise to the character. His no-nonsense attitude and dry wit make Muldoon a memorable character, while his ultimate demise at the hands (or rather, jaws) of the velociraptors serves as a stark reminder of the danger and unpredictability of the creatures in the park. Peck's performance is a testament to his talent and adds to the overall thrill and excitement of the movie. See Bob Peck's other roles

Martin Ferrero
plays Gennaro , Gennaro

Martin Ferrero as Gennaro
Martin Ferrero's portrayal of the anxious and cowardly lawyer Donald Gennaro in 'Jurassic Park' is a standout performance. Ferrero brings a nervous energy to the character, making him a stark contrast to the confident and self-assured John Hammond. Gennaro's fear and self-preservation instincts are palpable, especially in the iconic scene where he abandons the children in the face of danger. Ferrero's performance adds a layer of humanity and realism to the film, making Gennaro a relatable character despite his questionable actions. See Martin Ferrero's other roles

BD Wong
plays Wu , Wu

BD Wong as Wu

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Samuel L. Jackson
plays Arnold , Arnold

Samuel L. Jackson as Arnold

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Joseph Mazzello
plays Tim , Tim

Joseph Mazzello as Tim

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Ariana Richards
plays Lex , Lex

Ariana Richards as Lex

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Wayne Knight
plays Nedry , Nedry

Wayne Knight as Nedry

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Gerald R. Molen
plays Harding , Harding

Gerald R. Molen as Harding

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Miguel Sandoval
plays Rostagno , Rostagno

Miguel Sandoval as Rostagno

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Cameron Thor
plays Dodgson , Dodgson

Cameron Thor as Dodgson

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Christopher John Fields
plays Volunteer #1 , Volunteer #1

Christopher John Fields as Volunteer #1

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Whit Hertford
plays Volunteer Boy , Volunteer Boy

Whit Hertford as Volunteer Boy

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Dean Cundey
plays Mate , Mate

Dean Cundey as Mate

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Jophery C. Brown
plays Worker in Raptor Pen , Worker in Raptor Pen

Jophery C. Brown as Worker in Raptor Pen

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Tom Mishler
plays Helicopter Pilot , Helicopter Pilot

Greg Burson
plays Mr. D.N.A. (voice) , 'Mr. D.N.A.' Voice (voice)

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Adrian Escober
plays Worker at Amber Mine , Worker at Amber Mine

Richard Kiley
plays Jurassic Park Tour Voice (voice) , Jurassic Park Tour Voice (voice)

Richard Kiley as Jurassic Park Tour Voice (voice)

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Brad M. Bucklin
plays Lab Technician (uncredited)

Laura Burnett
plays Archeologist (uncredited)

Michael Lantieri
plays Customer at San Jose restaurant (uncredited)

Gary Rodriguez
plays Miner - Dug Out Mosquito (uncredited)

Lata Ryan
plays Control Room technician (uncredited)

Brian Smrz
plays Driver of Grant, Sattler & Malcolm's Jeep (uncredited)

Brian Smrz as Driver of Grant, Sattler & Malcolm's Jeep (uncredited)

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Rip Lee Walker
plays Raptor #1 (uncredited)

Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc
plays InGen Helicopter Pilot (uncredited)

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