Netflix spy series directed by Arnold Schwarzenegger and Monica Barbaro has put its main cast, Variety has learned.
Appearing in the series, the series regular roles are: Jay Baruchel, Aparna Brielle, Andy Buckley, Milan Carter, Fortune Feimster, Barbara Eve Harris, Gabriel Luna, Fabiana Udenio and Travis Van Winkle. Additionally, the following actors will appear in recurring roles: Devon Bostick, David Chinchilla, Rachel Lynch, Stephanie Sy, and Scott Thompson.
Full character descriptions for all of the new cast members can be found below.
The untitled spy drama was ordered on Netflix in May 2021, with the streamer giving the hour-long show an eight-episode order. In the series, when a father (Schwarzenegger) and daughter (Barbaro) learn that they’ve each been secretly working as CIA agents for years, they realize their entire relationship is a lie and they don’t really know each other. not at all. .
“Reacher” creator Nick Santora created this series and serves as showrunner and executive producer. Schwarzenegger will serve as executive producer in addition to starring. Adam Higgs and Scott Sullivan are also executive producers along with Skydance’s David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Bill Bost. Skydance Television is the studio.
Jay Baruchel (he/him) will play “Carter”, the sweet and unsuspecting boyfriend of Emma (Monica Barbaro). Carter is a kindergarten teacher who has been tricked into believing that his CIA officer girlfriend works for a non-profit organization that provides clean water to those in need around the world. He prioritizes family above all else, but his love for Emma will be tested when he discovers many secrets about her.
Aparna Brielle (she) will play “Tina”, an NSA analyst on loan to the CIA. Despite her youth, she is very good at her job – extremely capable and intelligent, although somewhat intimidated by her new colleagues.
Andy Buckley (he/him) will play “Donnie”, Tally’s current boyfriend, who is an easy-going boy. He’s a thoughtful and positive presence in Tally’s life, but that positivity fades when he realizes Luke (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is trying to win Tally back.
Milan Carter (he/him) will play “Barry”, a lovable and proud nerd man-child, who is an American CIA officer who has worked closely with Luke for the past 20 years. Barry is a kind and bright officer who keeps Luke and his team safe while staying away from the action.
Fortune Feimster (she/her) will play “Roo” (short for Ruth), a smart and sarcastic CIA officer who views Luke as a father figure.
Barbara Eve Harris (her) will play “Dot”, the regional director of the CIA. Intelligent, commanding, intimidating – Dot does not suffer from fools.
Gabriel Luna (he/him) will play “Boro”, an incredibly charismatic, Oxford-educated businessman who chose to apply those skills to a career in the illegal arms trade.
Fabiana Udenio (she) will play “Tally”, Luke’s ex-wife and Emma’s mother, who doesn’t know the two are in the CIA, but has always been suspicious of frequent ” business trips” by Luke that created a distance in their lives. love relationship. Tally now has a new man in her life, but the chemistry between her and Luke is still palpable.
Travis Van Winkle (he/him) will play “Aldon”, a great CIA officer and world-class sage, who is a kind and gentle man under everything.
Devon Bostick (he / him) will play “Oscar”. Luke and Tally’s son and an aspiring app developer, who never lived up to his father’s expectations.
David Chinchilla (he/him) will play “Cain Khan,” Boro’s intimidating first mate working in the illegal arms trade.
Here’s Rachel Lynch (her) playing “Romi”, the sweet 6-year-old daughter of Sandy and Oscar, who has a special relationship with her “pee”, Luke.
Stephanie Sy (she/her) will play “Sandy”, Oscar’s supportive wife and mother of their daughter, Romi.
Scott Thompson (he/him) will play “Dr. Louis Pfeffer,” an operational psychologist at the CIA assigned to conduct joint therapy sessions with Luke and Emma.