Movie Cast/Crew

So you want to know about the cast of the upcoming Watchmen movie and you got tired of the drek on the Watchmen IMDB Page. No problem. The following is the lowdown on all of the actors involved Zack Snyder’s upcoming film adaptation of Alan Moore’s and Dave Gibbons’ graphic novel masterpiece.


Jackie Earle Haley as Walter Kovacs aka Rorschach

Walter Kovacs aka Rorschach

Jackie Earle Haley

Born: 1961
Height: 5' 5½"

One of VH1’s 100 greatest kid stars, Jackie Earle Haley is best known for playing tough, angry, pimply misfit types (hurm) in the 70’s films Breaking Away and The Bad News Bears. Haley earned rave reviews with comeback roles in the 2006 films All the Kings Men and Little Children. He also has a Black Belt.

Billy Crudup is Jon Osterman aka Dr. Manhattan

Jon Osterman aka Dr. Manhattan

Billy Crudup

Born: 1968
Height: 5' 8½"

An award winning stage actor and self-described student of human nature, Crudup is best known for roles in Almost Famous (2000), Big Fish (2003), and The Good Shepard. He turned down the role of Bruce Banner in the Hulk (2003). I guess he’ll play a giant, blue mutant, just not a giant, green one.

Malin Akerman is Laurie Juspeczyk aka The Silk Spectre

Laurie Juspeczyk
aka The Silk Spectre

Malin Akerman

Born: 1978
Height: 5' 7½"

Number 80 in FHM magazine’s “100 Sexiest Women in the World 2006,” Akerman is best known for showing her boobies in Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004) and for playing Ben Stiller’s zany first wife in the 2007 comedy The Heartbreak Kid.

Matthew Goode is Adrian Veidt aka Ozymandias

Adrian Veidt aka Ozymandias

Matthew Goode

Born: 1978
Height: 6' 2"

Goode studied drama at the University of Birmingham and the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. This UK native is best known for his roles in Match Point (2005) and The Lookout (2007). He was also nominated for two, count ’em, two Teen Choice Awards for his work in 2004’s Chasing Liberty

Patrick Wilson is Dan Dreiberg aka The Nite-Owl

Dan Dreiberg aka The Nite-Owl

Patrick Wilson

Born: 1973
Height: 6' 1"

Nominated for a Best Actor Tony Award for The Full Monty (2001) and a revival of Oklahoma! (2002). Also nominated for an Emmy and a Golden Globe for his turn in the HBO mini-series Angels in America (2003). He also shared the screen with Watchmen co-star Jackie Earle Haley in Little Children (2006).

Jeffrey Dean Morgan is Edward Blake aka The Comedian

Edward Blake aka The Comedian

Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Born: 1966
Height: 6' 2"

Morgan is an long time TV actor whose credits include recurring roles in Grey’s Anatomy, JAG and The Burning Zone. He wanted to be a basketball star, but an injury put an end to that at an early stage. He got into acting accidentally. He came to Los Angeles for a weekend to help a friend move, and never left.

Carla Gugino is Sally Jupiter aka The “Original” Silk Spectre

Sally Jupiter
aka The “Original” Silk Spectre

Carla Gugino

Born: 1971
Height: 5' 5"

She turned down the role of Vin Diesel’s love interest in the box-office hit The Pacifier (2005) to take a small but unforgettably sexy role in Sin City (2005) because she had enjoyed working with director Robert Rodriguez in the “Spy Kids” films.

Stephen McHattie is Sally Jupiter aka Hollis Mason aka The “Original” Nite-Owl

Hollis Mason
aka The “Original” Nite-Owl

Stephen McHattie

Born: 1947
Height: 6'

Stephen McHattie. He’s a Sci-Fi convention goers wet dream. He has been in every classic TV show from 1970 to the present. I will mention that he played Romulan Senator Vreenak in the best Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) episode ever, In the Pale Moonlight.

Matt Frewer as Edward Jacobi

Edward Jacobi
aka Moloch the Mystic

Matt Frewer

Born: 1958
Height: 6' 3"

Best known for his portrayal of the faux-digital 80’s icon Max Headroom, Frewer has also been in no less than three movies based on the work’s of horror author Stephen King. Lately you might have seen him as a regular on the TV series Eureka and Intelligence.

Danny Woodburn as Big Figure

Big Figure

Danny Woodburn

Born: 1964
Height: 4'

Most notably Woodburn is known for playing Mickey Abbott, Kramer’s ill tempered friend on the classic NBC television series Seinfeld. A real TV staple, Woodburn’s recent credits include Men in Trees, Monk and Bones plus recurring roles on the soap opera Passions as welll as Charmed.