Yakov Vosmyorkin - Jack
Pelageya - mother of Yakov Vosmyorkin
Katka - Yakov's sister
(as I. Pakshina)
Pal Plych Skorokhodov
Vasiliy Kapralov - chairman of the commune
Boris Ivanovich - Chief Editor of 'Peasant newspaper'
Pichurin - editor of 'Peasant newspaper'
(as M. Bogdanov)
Muza Ivanovna - editorial secretary of 'Peasant newspaper'
Chemical laboratory expert
Sailor in the cinema
Aleksandr Borisovich - pianist and dance director
(as A. Zhurbin)
Aleksandr - Young Poet-Seller of Cigarettes
(as Alyosha Pavlov-Silvanskiy)
(as Evgeniy Tatarskiy)
Viewer at a movie show