Behind the Candelabra

  • Liberace (German title)
Feature Film | 2012-2013 | Biography, Romance | USA

Shooting data

LocationsLos Angeles

Project data

Picture formatTV 16:9 (1 : 1,78)
Picture material negativeHD

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Michael DouglasLiberace [L] Volker Brandt
Matt DamonScott Thorson [L]Simon Jäger
Scott BakulaBob Black [L]Thomas Nero Wolff
Dan AykroydSeymour Heller [L]Thomas Danneberg
Debbie ReynoldsFrances Liberace [SR]Katharina Lopinski
Eric ZuckermanLou [SR]
Eddie JemisonAssistant Director [SR]
Rob LoweDr. Jack Startz [SR]Benjamin Völz
Tom PapaRay Arnett [SR]Peter Flechtner
Bruce RamsayCarlucci [SR]Sven Hasper

Crew

DepartmentActivityNameComment
Camera Departmentdirector of photographySteven Soderbergh
Castingcasting directorCarmen Cuba
Costume Departmentcostume designerEllen Mirojnick
Director's DepartmentdirectorSteven Soderbergh
EditingeditorSteven Soderbergh
MusiccomposerMarvin Hamlisch
Producerexecutive producerJerry Weintraub
Production Designproduction designerHoward Cummings
ScreenplayscreenwriterAlex Thorleifson
ScreenplayscreenwriterScott Thorson

Production companies

CompanyComment
HBO Films [us]
Mr. Showmanship Productions LLC [us]

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Matt Damon2013Golden Globe Awards [us]Best Actor in a Mini-Series or TV MovieNominated
Michael Douglas2013Primetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieWinner
Michael Douglas2013Golden Globe Awards [us]Best Actor in a Mini-Series or TV MovieWinner
Steven Soderbergh2013Festival de Cannes [fr]Goldene PalmeNominated
Steven Soderbergh2013Primetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or aWinner
Steven Soderbergh2013Golden Globe Awards [us]Best TV Movie or Mini-SeriesWinner
Rob Lowe2013Golden Globe Awards [us]Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series orNominated
Jerry Weintraub2013Primetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Miniseries or MovieWinner
Matt Damon2014British Academy Awards (BAFTA) [uk]Supporting ActorNominated
Michael Douglas2014Jupiter AwardBester Darsteller InternationalNominated

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 03.10.2013