Stars align as full list of celebrities and filmmakers revealed for TIFF 2012

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Once again, some serious star power is headed to Toronto for the 37th Toronto International Film Festival, and today the full list of expected stars and filmmakers has been announced.

Some of the expected guests this year include Joss Whedon, Penelope Cruz, Marion Cotillard, Colin Firth, Neil Jordan, Ben Affleck, Sally Potter, Dustin Hoffman, Francois Ozon, Rob Zombie, Ice-T, Selena Gomez, Zhang Yuan, Mike Newell, Noah Baumbach, and Bruce Willis.

TIFF 2012 runs from September 6 to 16. For more information visit www.tiff.net. The GATE will have ongoing coverage from this year’s festival as we celebrate our 12th year covering TIFF, so stay tuned to interviews, reviews and more.


Actors, Stars & Guests:
A to C:

Konate Abdoul Karim, Hiroshi Abe, Ben Affleck, Riz Ahmed, Michael Angarano, Angelababy, Onata Aprile, Carlos Areces, Alan Arkin, Gemma Arterton, Penn Badgley, Doona Bae, Javier Bardem, Jason Bateman, Monica Bellucci, Imad Benchenni, Halle Berry, Magdalena Berus, Ruba Blal, Billy Bob Thornton, Park Bo-Young, Stéphane Breton, Jim Broadbent, Pierce Brosnan, Nichola Burley, Edward Burns, Jackie Chan, Jonas Chernick, Lily Collins, Jennifer Connelly, Bradley Cooper, Marion Cotillard, Bryan Cranston, Darren Criss, James Cromwell, Penelope Cruz.

D to G:
James D’Arcy, Johnny Dark, Keith David, Angela Davis, Robert De Niro, Andrea del Campo, Catherine Deneuve, Johnny Depp, Stephen Dorff, Fran Drescher, Patrice Dubois, Robert Duvall, Trine Dyrholm, Zac Efron, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Gad Elmaleh, Alice Englert, Nilay Erdonmez, Elle Fanning, Colin Farrell, Alexia Fast, Alexander Fehling, America Ferrara, Ralph Fiennes, Colin Firth, Matthew Fox, James Franco, Patrick Fugit, Josh Gad, Sarah Gadon, Victor Garber, José Luis García, Gael García Bernal, Greta Gerwig, Alex Gibney, Selena Gomez, John Goodman, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ryan Gosling, Holliday Grainger, Martina Gusman, David Gyasi, Jake Gyllenhaal.

H to L:
Emily Hampshire, Tom Hanks, John Hawkes, Garrett Hedlund, Christina Hendricks, Emile Hirsch, Chen Hong, Pedro Hossi, Thelma Houston, Kate Hudson, Helen Hunt, Adil Hussain, Ice-T, Jeremy Irvine, Toby Irvine, Connor Jessup, Terry Jones, Neeraj Kabi, Catherine Keener, Anna Kendrick, Greg Kinnear, Keira Knightley, Sebastian Koch, Olga Kurylenko, Hugh Laurie, Jude Law, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicolas Lea, Tommy Lee Jones, Logan Lerman, Jared Leto, Liano Liberato, Laura Linney, Snoop Lion, Ray Liotta.

M to R:
William H. Macy, Deborah Mailman, Makinov, Sarah Manninen, Tatiana Maslany, Jessica Mauboy, Rachel McAdams, Callan McAullife, Martin McCann, Ewan McGregor, Eva Mendes, Mads Mikkelson, Ezra Miller, Julianne Moore, Viggo Mortensen, Bill Murray, Mehdi Nebbou, Alessandro Nivola, Chris O’Dowd, Gwyneth Paltrow, Paula Patton, Michael Pena, Marija Pikic, Oliver Platt, Julien Poulin, Dennis Quaid, Aida Radwan Mostafa Elkashef, Lázaro Ramos, Vanessa Redgrave, Joely Richardson, Sam Riley, Tim Robbins, Sam Rockwell, Saoirse Ronan, Gabrielle Rose, Saskia Rosendahl, Eli Roth, Mark Ruffalo.

S to Z:
Salman Rushdie, Winona Ryder, Vik Sahay, Andy Samberg, Adam Sandler, Shriya Saran, Susan Sarandon, Matthias Schoenaerts, Liev Schreiber, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Shari Sebbens, Suresh Shah, Michael Shannon, Molly Shannon, Siddarth, Alexander Siddig, Olgun Simsek, Saleem Sinai, Alexander Skarsgård, Maggie Smith, Will Smith, David Spade, Timothy Spall, Sridevi,Terence Stamp, Janice Stein, Jim Sturgess, Mickey Sumner, Kiefer Sutherland, Miranda Tapsell, Audrey Tautou, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Juno Temple, Marisa Tomei, Nele Trebs, Aya Ueto, Karl Urban, Carice Van Houten, Jelka Van Houten, Emma Watson, Naomi Watts, Hugo Weaving, Ben Whishaw, Kristen Wiig, Alex Williams, Bruce Willis, Jane Edith Wilson, Nat Wolff, Zhou Xun, Ronald Zehrfield, Zhang Ziyi and Slavoj Žižek.


Filmmakers:
A to C:

Lenny Abrahamson, Gabriel Abrantes, Andrew Adamson, Ben Affleck, Ashim Ahluwalia, John Akomfrah, Hala Alabdalla, Henry Alex Rubin, Dan Algrant, Paul Thomas Anderson, Nicolaj Arcel, Dante Ariola, Rodney Ascher, Olivier Assayas, Rowan Athale, Yvan Attal, Stephane Aubier, Jacques Audiard, Benjamín Ávila, David Ayer, Licínio Azevedo, Ramin Bahrani, Vincent Bal, Vasan Bala, Jeremy Ball, Dibakar Banerjee, Philip Barker, Noah Baumbach, J.A. Bayona, Marco Bellocchio, Lewis Bennett, Amy Berg, Pablo Berger, Barry Berk, Brad Bernstein, Sébastien Betbeder, Antoinette Beumer, Susanne Bier, Wang Bing, Vincent Biron, Wayne Blair, Stuart Blumberg, Billy Bob Thornton, Nicholas Bonner, Josh Boone, Patrick Bouchard, Maxence Bradley, Manon Briand, Stéphane Brizé, Edward Burns, Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, Rama Burshtein, Jason Buxton, Laurent Cantet, Andrew Capper, Juan Carlos Medina, Nick Cassavetes, Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Sergio Castellitto, Stephen Chbosky, Soi Cheang, Ali Cherri, Nenad Cicin-Sain, Daniele Ciprì, Abdoul Aziz Cissé, Mary Helena Clark, Mike Clattenburg, Joe Cobden, Jem Cohen, Robert Connolly, Matthew Cooke, Catherine Corsini, Don Coscarelli, Brandon Cronenberg.

D to G:
Jonas D’Adesky, Lee Daniels, Nina Davenport, Deco Dawson, Brian De Palma, Leonardo di Costanzo, Xavier Dolan, Tom Donahue, Choi Dong-hoon, Ziad Doueiri, Ben Drew, Stephen Dunn, Sophie Dupuis, Ava DuVernay, Mona Eldaief, Jeroen Elsinga, Heinz Emigholz, Bernard Émond, Pelin Esmer, Habib Faisal, Sophie Fiennes, Mahdi Fleifel, Fantavious Fritz, Stephen Fung, Zézé Gamboa, Anand Gandhi, Jesper Ganslandt, Liz Garbus, José Luis García, Adrían Garcia Bogliano, Matteo Garrone, Connor Gaston, Costa-Gavras, Ernie Gehr, Bahman Ghobadi, John Gianvito, Alex Gibney, Tess Girard, Marcelo Gomes, Miguel Gomes, Michel Gondry, Dan Gordon, Danis Goulet, Sophie Goyette.

H to L:
Joana Hadjithomas , Asoka Handagama, Michael Haneke, Toke Constantin Hebbeln, Shai Heredia, Julio Hernández Cordón, Jorge Hinojosa, Dustin Hoffman, Toomas Hussar, Luu Huynh, Markus Imhoof, Annemarie Jacir, Andrzej Jakimowski, Sophie Jarvis, Jim Jennings, Hur Jin-Ho, Sara Johnsen, Rian Johnson, Bill Jones, Neil Jordan, Khalil Joreige, Jon Jost, Marie-Ève Juste, Chen Kaige, Girish Kasaravalli, Anurag Kashyap, Shambhavi Kaul, Mika Kaurismäki, Jean-Paul Kelly, Ryuhei Kitamura, Harmony Korine, Baltasar Kormákur, Tony Krawitz, Amit Kumar, Kiyoshi Kurosawa , Susan Lacy, Jun Robles Lana, Pablo Larraín, Elizabeth Lazebnik, Jeanne Leblanc, Grace Lee, Spike Lee, Barry Levinson, Ben Lewin, Ying Liang, Tobias Lindholm, Álvaro Longoria, Nicolás López, Chuan Lu, Frieda Luk, Johann Lurf, Ektoras Lygizos, Shola Lynch.

M to R:
Johnny Ma, Catriona MacKenzie, Dusty Mancinelli, Juan Carlos Maneglia, Mikael Marcimain, Minda Martin, Anna Marziano, Michael Mayer, Martin McDonagh, Scott McGehee, Michael McGowan, Ashley McKenzie, David McMahon, Justin McMillan, Hansal Mehta, Deepa Mehta, Brillante Mendoza, Sylvie Michel, Roger Michell, Maja Milos, Dror Moreh, Evan Morgan, Reem Morsi, Ramaa Mosley, Cristian Mungiu, Ruba Nadda, Mira Nair, Rola Nashef, Yousry Nasrallah, Christopher Nelius, Mike Newell, Kim Nguyen, Miwa Nishikawa, Bahar Noorizadeh, Aleksander Nordaas, Jehane Noujaim, Seán Ó Cualáin, David O. Russell, Charles Officer, Joshua Oppenheimer, Sakay Ottawa, Rafaël Ouellet, Saïd Ould-Khelifa, Damien Ounouri, Véréna Paravel, Francois Ozon, Goran Paskaljevic, Vincent Patar, Peaches, JT Petty, Aaron Phelan, Gabriela Pichler, Matias Piñeiro, Ana Piterbarg, Sarah Polley, James Ponsoldt, Sally Potter, Luis Prieto, Robert Pulcini, Robert Redford, Kelvin Redvers, Dylan Reibling, Benjamin Renner, Nicholas Rey, Eran Riklis, Chloe Robichaud, João Pedro Rodrigues, Joachim Roenning, Kasia Roslaniec, João Rui Guerra da Mata, Li Ruijun, Javier Ruiz Caldera, Evgeny Ruman.

S to Z:
Dror Sabo, Matt Austin Sadowski, Walter Salles, Espen Sandberg, Valeria Sarmiento, Tana Schémbori, Ulrich Seidl, Dan Setton, Nik Sexton, Graydon Sheppard, Gauri Shinde, Ben Shirinian, Cate Shortland, David Siegel, Fern Silva, Jeff Simpson, Manjeet Singh, Sion Sono, Patrick Sisam, Iannis Smaragdis, Josh Solondz, Eva Sørhaug, Carlos Sorin, Shari Springer Berman, Jeffrey St. Jules, Andrew Stanton, Pablo Stoll Ward, Peter Strickland, Barbara Sukowa, Jo Sung-hee, Carla Susanto, Bruce Sweeney, Mohit Takalkar, Yuki Tanada, Peng Tao, Genny Tartakovsky, Julien Temple, Michiel ten Horn, Martin Thibaudeau, Ben Timlett, Janet Tobias, Jose Torregrossa, Pablo Trapero, Pete Travis, Athina Rachel Tsangari, Tom Tykwer, Kenji Uchida, Theodore Ushev, William Vega, Nacho Vigalondo, Thomas Vinterberg, Friedl Vom Groeller, Margarethe von Trotta, Arien Vromen, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, Marc-Henri Wajnberg, Kieron J. Walsh, Peter Webber, Ben Wheatley, Joss Whedon, Marc Wiese, Travis Wilkerson, Blake Williams, Jonathan Williams, Andrew Williamson, Adam Wingard, Alice Winocour, Michael Winterbottom, Jeff Wong, Jessica Woodworth, Joe Wright, Treva Wurmfeld, Kang Yi-kwan, Soon-Mi Yoo, Zhang Yuan, Marina Zenovich, Yaron Zilberman and Rob Zombie.

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