Catch Me If You Can

Character: Brenda Strong

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Written by: Jeff Nathanson

Produced by: Steven Spielberg, Walter F. Parkes

Cast Members: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Candice Azzara, Nathalie Baye, James Brolin

Release date: December 25, 2002

Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama

Frank Abagnale, Jr. worked as a doctor, a lawyer, and as a co-pilot for a major airline -- all before his 18th birthday. A master of deception, he was also a brilliant forger, whose skill gave him his first real claim to fame: At the age of 17, Frank Abagnale, Jr. became the most successful bank robber in the history of the U.S. FBI Agent Carl Hanratty makes it his prime mission to capture Frank and bring him to justice, but Frank is always one step ahead of him.


→ The true story of a real fake.
→ Frank didn’t go to flight school…Frank didn’t go to medical school…Frank didn’t go to law school…because Frank’s still in high school!
→ Catch them this christmas
→ The true story of an ingenious deception.


♦ To get her to achieve the way he wanted her to sloppily kiss Leonardo DiCaprio, Steven Spielberg asked Amy Adams to pretend she was starving to death and eating a cheeseburger.

Script developed by Never Enough Design