The Birds


  • Tippi Hedren as Melanie Daniels
  • Rod Taylor as Mitchell "Mitch" Brenner
  • Jessica Tandy as Lydia Brenner
  • Suzanne Pleshette as Annie Hayworth
  • Veronica Cartwright as Cathy Brenner
  • Ethel Griffies as Mrs. Bundy, ornithologist
  • Charles McGraw as Sebastian Sholes, fisherman
  • Lonny Chapman as Deke Carter, innkeeper
  • Doreen Lang as Hysterical Mother
  • Karl Swenson as Drunken "Prophet"
  • Joe Mantell as Cynical Businessman
  • Ruth McDevitt as Mrs. MacGruder, owner of bird shop
  • Malcolm Atterbury as Deputy Al Malone
  • John McGovern as Mail Clerk
  • Richard Deacon as Mitch's neighbor in San Francisco
  • Elizabeth Wilson as Helen Carter, Deke's wife
  • Doodles Weaver as Fisherman helping with rental boat
  • William Quinn as Sam - Man in Diner
  • Alfred Hitchcock makes his signature cameo as a man walking dogs out of the pet shop at the beginning of the film. They were two of his own Sealyham Terriers, Geoffrey and Stanley.[3]

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