#1 Michael Keaton as Betelgeuse


Fun fact: Despite being the namesake of the film, Betelgeuse is on-screen for only about 17 minutes.



#2 Winona Ryder as Lydia Deetz


Fun fact: Ryder beat out Juliette Lewis for the part of Lydia, thanks to her role as Rina in the 1986 teen flick Lucas.

#3 Alec Baldwin as Adam Maitland


Fun fact: Beetlejuice was only Baldwin's third feature film after starting off as a TV actor.



#4 Geena Davis as Barbara Maitland


Fun fact: Over a decade after Beetlejuice, Davis and Jeffrey Jones both starred in 1999's Stuart Little.

#5 Catherine O'Hara as Delia Deetz


Fun fact: Catherine O'Hara was introduced to her husband, Bo Welch, during filming. He was a production designer on set.



#6 Jeffrey Jones as Charles Deetz


Fun fact: Jones appeared alongside his on-screen daughter Winona Ryder in 1996's The Crucible.

#7 Patrice Martinez as the Receptionist


Fun fact: Martinez is the older sister of How to Get Away With Murder's Benito Martinez.

Glenn Shadix, who played the Deetz family's interior designer, passed away in 2010. His final role was Arkana in The Little Engine That Could.