Scott Eckern Repents: Casts John C. Reilly, Jack Black, Margaret Cho, Neil Patrick Harris in Marc Shaiman’s "Prop 8: The Musical"


All true but for the Scott Eckern part, who is too busy apparently directing a campaign of personal hate against me. Nice and Christian, I suppose.

Well, watch the video. All else is true.

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The full credits are:

Conceived and Written (six weeks later than he shoulda) by Marc Shaiman; Directed and Staged by Adam Shankman; Produced by Adam Shankman, Marc Shaiman and Mike Farah; Edited by Bradly Schulz and Drew Antzis; Cast (in order of appearance):

California Gays and The People That Love Them
Jordan Ballard, Margaret Cho, Barrett Foa, J.B. Ghuman, John Hill, Andy Richter, Maya Rudolph, Rashad Naylor, Nicole Parker

Proposition 8’ers and The People That Follow Them:
Prop 8 Leader: John C. Reilly; Prop 8 Leader’s #1 Wife: Allison Janney: Prop 8 Leader’s #2 Wife: Kathy Najimy; Riffing Prop 8’er: Jenifer Lewis; A Preacher: Craig Robinson; Scary Catholic School Girls From Hell: Rashida Jones, Lake Bell, Sarah Chalke; The Frightened Villagers: Katharine “Kooks” Leonard, Seth Morris, Denise “Esi!” Piane, Lucian Piane, Richard Read, Seth Redford, Quinton Strack, Tate Taylor, Brunson Green;

Jesus Christ: Jack Black

A Very Smart Fellow: Neil Patrick Harris

Piano Player: Marc “Marc” Shaiman
Co-Choreographer: Anne “Mama” Fletcher

Recorded and Mixed by Frank Wolfe & Greg Hayes
Director of Photography: Michael Barrett
Camera Operators: Jake Szymanski, Bradly Schulz and Drew Antzis; Production designer: Nelson Coates; Costume designer: Shanna Knecht; Costume assistants: Leslie Schilling, Annalisa Adams, Elizabeth Abate; Hair: Laura Sanchez; Make-up: Shauna O’Toole, Atticuss Sharp; Production sound: Bradford Craig; Music editor: Lisa Jaime; Music assistant: Brian Naguit; Snacky: “Snacky”

Special Thanks to Adam McKay for the nudge