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Idol (2006)

Not Rated
85 min | Comedy

Farce about the casting of a gay actor in a gay role on a television series which had previously been played by a straight man. When the original star of a fictional gay-themed action series called "Espionage" unexpectedly dies, network ...See moreFarce about the casting of a gay actor in a gay role on a television series which had previously been played by a straight man. When the original star of a fictional gay-themed action series called "Espionage" unexpectedly dies, network executives go looking for a new actor. They cast Kerry Mitchell (Scott Victor Nelson), unknown, but also openly gay. They spin the idea of an openly gay actor playing a gay role is something new and refreshing. As Kerry gets prepared for the media onslaught, he is also hiding something which could ruin everything! Also starring Matthew Jett Schaefer and Gabrielle Docktor in this independent "mocumentary" style film co-written and co-directed by Mike Heim and Christopher Long. Written by trivwhiz See less
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Directors
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Dane Hanson (additional dialogue) | Mike Heim (story) | Christopher Long (concept) (as Chris Long) (story) (as Chris Long) (as Chris Long) | Scott Victor Nelson (concept) (story)
Cinematographers
Frits De Jong (as Fritz De Jong) | Ruben Russ
Production Designer
Kristen Flores (as Kristen Ridgway)
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Release date
Jun 8, 2006 (United States)

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Adriano Aragon
German Thug #2 German Thug #2   See fewer
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John Arrington
Damsel #2 Damsel #2   See fewer
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Branton Box
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Richard Burns
Model #3 (as Rick Burns) Model #3 (as Rick Burns)   See fewer
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Starr Campbell
Wardrobe Wardrobe   See fewer
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Scott Conner
Make-up Make-up   See fewer
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Jill Crenshaw
Lesbian Advocate Lesbian Advocate   See fewer
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Gabrielle Docktor
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Erica Drummond
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Rachelle Drummond
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Yuri Elvin
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Peter Fagher
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Danny Feigelson
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Jordan Feldman
The Publicist The Publicist   See fewer
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Benjamin Friedman
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Vanessa Goldberg
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Adam Haggerty
Photographer's Assistant Photographer's Assistant   See fewer
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Dane Hanson
The Manager The Manager   See fewer
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Danielle Hartnett
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Joey Herman
German Spy German Spy   See fewer
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Samantha Harris
Morman's Friend Morman's Friend   See fewer
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Dale Hersh
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Steve Hnatiuk
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Hardy Janson
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Tara Jensen
Girlfriend Girlfriend   See fewer
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Isa Jonay
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Sunny James Lohden
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Tarpon London
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Christopher Long
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Chris Mastro
Man on Street Man on Street   See fewer
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Matt McDonald
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Bryce McSorley
Kid #1 (as Brice McSorley) Kid #1 (as Brice McSorley)   See fewer
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Derek Mehn
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Evan Miller
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Todd Milliner
Head of Network Head of Network   See fewer
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Scott Victor Nelson
Kerry Mitchell Kerry Mitchell   See fewer
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Eddie Pence
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Sam Rubin
Himself Himself   See fewer
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David Sandercott
Model #1 Model #1   See fewer
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Matthew Jett Schaefer
Lance Hardcastle (as Matthew Schafer) Lance Hardcastle (as Matthew Schafer)   See fewer
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Dave Shalansky
The Agent The Agent   See fewer
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Sarah Tiana
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Phalana Tiller
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Blaine Vedros
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Beau Wilson
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Danny Wynands
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Jennifer Ann Burton
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Mormon (uncredited) Mormon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Man on the Bike (uncredited) Man on the Bike (uncredited)   See fewer
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Christopher Hartmann
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Mike Heim
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5.7 / 10 | 84 votes