Wenham Wonderland
Acting Career: Films

Public Enemies (2009)

* Synopsis & Cast * David's Role * Trivia * Gallery * Press * Links * Video *


Synopsis and Cast:

The story of John Dillinger and how Melvin Purvis got to him.

Cast List:
James Russo - Walter Dietrich
David Wenham - Harry 'Pete' Pierpont
Christian Stolte - Charles Makley
Jason Clarke - 'Red' Hamilton
Johnny Depp - John Dillinger
John Judd - Turnkey
Stephen Dorff - Homer Van Meter
Michael Vieau - Ed Shouse
John Kishline - Guard Dainard
Wesley Walker - Jim Leslie
John Scherp - Earl Adams
Elena Kenney - Viola Norris
William Nero Jr. - Toddler on Farm
Channing Tatum - Pretty Boy Floyd
Christian Bale - Melvin Purvis
Rory Cochrane - Agent Carter Baum
Madison Dirks - Agent Warren Barton
Len Bajenski - Police Chief Fultz
Adam Clark - Sport
Carey Mulligan - Carol Slayman
Andrzej Krukowski - Oscar Lieboldt
Casey Siemaszko - Harry Berman
John Michael Bolger - Martin Zarkovich
Branka Katic - Anna Sage
Peter Defaria - Grover Weyland
Jonathan Macchi - Tellers
Jeff Shannon - Angry Cop
Michael Sassone - Farmer
Emilie de Ravin - Barbara Patzke
Brian Connelly - Officer Chester Boyard
Ed Bruce - Senator McKellar
Billy Crudup - J. Edgar Hoover
Geoffrey Cantor - Harry Suydam
Chandler Williams - Clyde Tolson
Robert B. Hollingsworth Jr. - Hoover Reporter #1
David Paul Innes - Hoover Reporter #2
Joe Carlson - Hoover Reporter #3
Ben Mac Brown - Hoover Reporter #4
Marion Cotillard - Billie Frechette
Giovanni Ribisi - Alvin Karpis
Diana Krall - Torch Singer
Duane Sharp - Doorman at Gold Coast
Domenick Lombardozzi - Gilbert Catena
Bill Camp - Frank Nitti
John Ortiz - Phil D'Andrea
Richard Short - Agent Sam Cowley
Randy Ryan - Agent Julius Rice
Shawn Hatosy - Agent John Madala
Kurt Naebig - Agent William Rorer
John Hoogenakker - Agent Hugh Clegg
Adam Mucci - Agent Harold Reinecke
Rebecca Spence - Doris Rogers
Danni Simon - May Minczeles
Don Harvey - Customer at Steuben Club
Shanyn Leigh - Helen Gillis
Stephen Graham - Baby Face Nelson
Spencer Garrett - Tommy Carroll
Stephen Lang - Charles Winstead
Don Frye - Clarence Hurt
Matt Craven - Gerry Campbell
Laurence Mason - Porter at Union Station
Randy Steinmeyer - Cop Eyman
Kris Wolff - Deputy
Lili Taylor - Sheriff Lillian Holley
Donald G. Asher - Reporter #1
Andrew Steele - Reporter #2
Philip M. Potempa - Reporter #3
Brian McConkey - Photographer
Alan Wilder - Robert Estill
David Warshofsky - Warden Baker
Peter Gerety - Louis Piquett
Michael Bentt - Herbert Youngblood
John Lister - Judge Murray
Jim Carrane - Sam Cahoon
Joseph Mazurk - Guard Bryant
John Fenner Mays - Deputy Blunk
Rick Uecker - Edward Saager
Craig Spidle - Reporter
Jason T. Arnold - Other Jr. G-Man
Andrew Blair - Other Jr. G-Man
Mark Vallarta - Harry Berg
Daniel Maldonado - Jacob Solomon
Sean Rosales - Joe Pawlowski
Stephen Spencer - Emil Wanatka
Patrick Zielinski - Doctor
Gareth Saxe - Agent Ray Suran
Guy Van Swearingen - Agent Ralph Brown
Jeff Still - Jimmy Probasco
Lance Baker - Freddie Barker
Steve Key - Doc Barker
Leelee Sobieski - Polly Hamilton
Gerald Goff - Captain O'Neill
David Carde - Special Agent
Aaron Roman Weiner - Special Agent
Keith Kupferer - Agent Sopsic
Turk Muller - Other East Chicago Cop
Tim Grimm - Other East Chicago Cop
Martie Sanders - Irene the Ticket Taker
Robyn Scott - Ella Natasky


David's Role:

David played one of Dillinger's men, Pete Pierpont.


Trivia:

Based on the book written by Bryan Burrough.

Jason Clarke was in the plays Hamlet and The Tempest, and the film Better Than Sex.

Johnny Depp was also in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.


Videos:

Trailer


Press:

Public Enemies: Catching Up with Johnny Depp and David Wenham -
dane101, March 18, 2008


Former resident part of Dillinger's 'Terror Gang' -
The Brazil Times, June 30, 2009


Links:

Official site
Flickr Photo of David on the set of Public Enemies
Public Enemies Columbus blog


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