Beginners 12 years old

This is what love feels like.


Oliver meets the irreverent and unpredictable Anna only months after his father Hal Fields has passed away. This new love floods Oliver with memories of his father, who, following the death of his wife of 44 years, came out of the closet at age 75 to live a full, energized, and wonderfully tumultuous gay life – which included a younger boyfriend.


Beginners Cast

Name Character
Ewan McGregor He was 40, now 52 years old as Oliver Fields
Mélanie Laurent She was 28, now 40 years old as Anna Wallace
Goran Višnjić He was 38, now 51 years old as Andy
Melissa Tang She was 26, now 38 years old as Liz
Christopher Plummer He was 81, now 93 years old as Hal Fields
Lou Taylor Pucci He was 25, now 38 years old as Magician
Lana Young She was 48, now 60 years old as ICU Nurse #2
Mary Page Keller She was 50, now 62 years old as Georgia Fields
Bruce French He was 65, now 78 years old as Dr. Wright
Algerita Wynn Lewis She was 45, now 57 years old as Nice Nurse
Jennifer Hasty She was 38, now 50 years old as Secretary
Jose Yenque as Robert
China Shavers She was 34, now 46 years old as Shauna
Jennifer Lauren Grant as Record Company Rep
Kai Lennox as Elliot
Amanda Payton as Party Person
Jodi Long She was 57, now 69 years old as Dr. Long
Michael Chieffo as Hal's Priest
Terry Walters as Terse Nurse
Leslie Shea as ICU Nurse #1
June Saunders as 1978 Fancy Woman
Rafael J. Noble as Brian
Sunday Burke as Home Nurse #1
Rodney Saulsberry He was 54, now 67 years old as 1978 Museum Staff
Sabera Wise as Skating Rink Manager
Reynaldo Pacheco He was 61, now 73 years old as Julio
Regine Redwing as Strict Nurse
Keegan Boos as Young Oliver
Catherine McGoohan She was 59, now 71 years old as 1978 Older Woman
Patrick L. Birkett as Hal Look-Alike
Luke Diliberto as Green Witch

Beginners Crew

Name Department
Shane Valentino as Production Design. Art
Roger Neill as Original Music Composer. Sound
Leslie Shatz as Sound Designer. She was 61 (now 73) years old Sound
Leslie Shatz as Sound Re-Recording Mixer. She was 61 (now 73) years old Sound
Leslie Urdang as Producer. She was 55 (now 67) years old Production
Olivier Bugge Coutté as Editor. He was 41 (now 53) years old Editing
Susumu Tokunow as Sound Mixer. Sound
Jay Van Hoy as Producer. Production
Mike Mills as Director. He was 52 (now 64) years old Directing
Mike Mills as Screenplay. He was 52 (now 64) years old Writing
Brian Reitzell as Original Music Composer. He was 45 (now 57) years old Sound
Dave Palmer as Original Music Composer. He was 61 (now 73) years old Sound
Jennifer Johnson as Costume Design. She was 19 (now 32) years old Costume & Make-Up
Dean Vanech as Producer. Production
Miranda de Pencier as Producer. She was 42 (now 55) years old Production
Kasper Tuxen as Director of Photography. Camera
Nicole Daniels as Casting. Production
Fran Giblin as Unit Production Manager. Production
Joan Scheckel as Executive Producer. Production
Carrie A. Tyson as Production Supervisor. Production
Dave Chambers as Steadicam Operator. He was 71 (now 83) years old Camera
Lars Knudsen as Producer. He was 49 (now 61) years old Production
Nancy MacLeod as Sound Effects Editor. Sound
Beginners poster
Beginners (12 years)

This is what love feels like.

  • Release day: Thursday, June 09, 2011
  • Runtime: 105 minutes
  • Budget: 3200000.00
  • Revenue: 14311701.00