The Imposter

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The Imposter is a 2012 British-American documentary film about the 1997 case of the French confidence trickster Frédéric Bourdin, who impersonated Nicholas Barclay, a Texas boy who disappeared at the age of 13 in 1994, directed by Bart Layton. read more
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The Imposter is a 2012 British-American documentary film about the 1997 case of the French confidence trickster Frédéric Bourdin, who impersonated Nicholas Barclay, a Texas boy who disappeared at the age of 13 in 1994, directed by Bart Layton. The film includes interviews with Bourdin and members of Barclay's family, as well as archive television news footage and reenacted dramatic sequences.

Original Release

07/13/2012

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Cast

Frederic Bourdin Himself - Imposter (as Frederic Bourdin)
Carey Gibson Himself - Nicholas' Nephew
Beverly Dollarhide Herself - Nicholas' Mother
Charlie Parker Himself - Private Investigator
Nancy Fisher Herself - Special Agent, FBI (as Nancy B. Fisher)
Brian Gibson Himself - Nicholas' Brother-in-Law
Adam O'Brian Frédéric Bourdin
Anna Ruben Carey Gibson
Cathy Dresbach Nancy Fisher
Alan Teichman Charlie Parker
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Bart Layton

Writers

Bart Layton

Cast

Frederic Bourdin Himself - Imposter (as Frederic Bourdin)
Carey Gibson Himself - Nicholas' Nephew
Beverly Dollarhide Herself - Nicholas' Mother
Charlie Parker Himself - Private Investigator
Nancy Fisher Herself - Special Agent, FBI (as Nancy B. Fisher)
Brian Gibson Himself - Nicholas' Brother-in-Law
Adam O'Brian Frédéric Bourdin
Anna Ruben Carey Gibson
Cathy Dresbach Nancy Fisher
Alan Teichman Charlie Parker
Ivan Villanueva Social Worker
María Jesús Hoyos Judge (as Maria Jesus Hoyos)
Ken Appledorn Vice Consul
Nicholas Barclay Himself - Missing Person (archive footage)
Philip French Himself - Consul General, U. S. Embassy in Spain (as Phillip French)
Bruce Perry Himself - Texas Children's Hospital (as Bruce D. Perry)
Allie Hostetler Herself - Nicholas' Neighbor (as Allie Hosteiler)
Kevin Hendricks Himself - Nicholas' Childhood Friend
Anton Marti Male Police Officer
Amparo Fontanet Female Police Officer

Producers

John Battsek Executive Producer
Katherine Butler Executive Producer
Simon Chinn Executive Producer
Robert DeBitetto Executive Producer
Tabitha Jackson Executive Producer
Rob Sharenow Executive Producer
Molly Thompson Executive Producer
Sam Brown Producer
Paul Cziok Producer
Poppy Dixon Producer
Dimitri Doganis Producer
John Farrar Producer
Kate Horne Producer
Paloma López Vázquez Producer
Mary-Jane Mitchell Producer
Randy Murray Producer
Theresa Murray Producer
Vanessa Tovell Producer

Editors

Andrew Hulme

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