10 Movies And TV Shows You’ve Seen The Cast In


Not many people seem to talk about it, but Apple TV+ has quietly become the place to watch some of the best TV shows around. In just a few short years, they’ve released well-written award winners like Ted Lasso and The morning showas well as creative endeavors like Dickinson and For all mankind.

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The latest show from the streaming service is Roarfrom the creators of the hit Netflix series GLOW. Based on a collection of short stories by Cecelia Ahern, the anthology show is bolstered by one of the most impressive casts you’ll find.

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Griffin Matthews – The Air Hostess (2021–present)

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Each episode has an actress at the center of it, so the men involved play mostly supporting roles. There are well known names among them like Jake Johnson, Daniel Dae Kim, Jason Mantzoukas, Hugh Dancy and Justin Kirk. However, you should definitely get to know Griffin Matthews.

The talented artist co-wrote the piece Witness Uganda: An American Musical and is just beginning to launch her screen career. A great place to see him shine is on HBO Max. The stewardess, where he plays Shane Evans, a friend and colleague of the protagonist (Kaley Cuoco). He has a pretty surprising secret, is a scene stealer, and should play a big part in Season 2.


Kara Hayward – Manchester by the Sea (2016)

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Kara Hayward in Manchester by the Sea

The season finale seems to be shifting the focus from established female stars to some who are still on the rise. “The Girl Who Loved Horses” sees Kara Hayward take on the role of Millie, and Hayward has been part of some fantastic projects so far.

She made her debut in Moonrise Kingdom and returned to the quirky worlds of Wes Anderson by voicing Peppermint in isle of dogs. She also appeared in Jordan Peele We. In addition to that, she had a role in the Oscar-winning film Manchester by the sea like Silvie McCann.

Fivel Stewart – Atypical (2017-2021)

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Casey and Izzie sitting on the couch together in Atypical

The other actor at the forefront of ‘The Girl Who Loved Horses’ is Fivel Stewart and like Hayward, she is already carving out an impressive corner in Hollywood. In Roarshe plays a girl named Jane.


Most audience members will likely recognize Stewart from his recurring role in most Netflix movies. Atypical. The show follows the life of Sam, an autistic teenager and Stewart played Izzie, who becomes Sam’s younger sister’s girlfriend.

Meera Syal – Yesterday (2019)

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Parents in Yesterday

She may not have acted in many popular movies or TV shows right now, but Meera Syal has a long career filled with accomplishments. She is best known for her various stage appearances.

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In this series, Syal is Anu, the main role of episode seven, “The Woman Who Returned Her Husband”. She also had small roles in strange doctor and Paddington 2 but you can see his talents in Yesterday where she plays Sheila Malik, the mother of the protagonist.


Issa Rae – Insecure (2016-2021)

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The very first episode of the series, “The Woman Who Disappeared”, stars Issa Rae. She plays Wanda, someone who literally disappears but that’s all we can say without giving away too much of the story.

There’s no doubt that Issa Rae has been one of the most impressive actors of the past decade. Intense dramas like The hate you give to hilarious action comedies like Lovebirds, she appeared everywhere. Her brilliant role is coming to HBO Precariousa well-received comedy series that Rae also co-created and co-wrote.

Betty Gilpin – GLOW (2017-2019)

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As indicated, Roar comes from Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch, who were most famous behind Netflix GLOW. It makes sense that some of the talent from this show would come to appear on this Apple TV+ series. For starters, there’s Betty Gilpin.


Gilpin first came to prominence on Nurse Jackie but she really became a star as Debbie Eagan on GLOW. His performance as a former soap opera star became the headliner of a wrestling show that earned Gilpin an Emmy nomination. In Roarshe plays in the third episode the role of Amelia, a woman exposed by her husband.

Alison Brie – Girl on Horseback (2020)

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Alison Brie in Horse Girl

GLOW also featured Alison Brie as the other lead actor alongside Gilpin. In fact, their relationship moved many stories forward on the show and the actors became great friends because of it. Brie finds the GLOW creators of this series as Becky, a woman who, as a ghost, assists in the investigation of his death.

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Brie actually has one of the most impressive filmographies you can imagine, including comedies like Community and great dramas like Mad Men. She branched out into directing, producing, and writing, with the latter two evident in Netflix. horse girlwhere she plays Sarah, a woman who has lucid dreams after becoming involved in the supernatural.

Merritt Wever – Incredible (2019)

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Betty Gilpin has a connection with another cast member aside from Alison Brie. She appeared on Nurse Jackie alongside Merritt Wever, who won an Emmy for her role as Zoey Barkow. Wever plays Elisa in Roarthe protagonist of “The Woman Who Was Fed by a Duck”.

Obviously, Nurse Jackie worth watching but if you don’t have time to commit to multiple seasons, Incredible is the way to go. This Netflix miniseries sees Wever play Karen Duvall, a detective who helps investigate a serial rapist. The show received widespread acclaim, including for Wever’s performance.

Cynthia Erivo – Harriet (2019)

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Cynthia Erivo in Harriet 2019

A trend among the cast members of this series is that they are amazing female performers who have racked up accolades and accolades over the past few years. Cynthia Erivo ranks very close to the top, as she’s already only an Oscar away from finishing the elusive EGOT.

Erivo is the lead in episode four, playing Ambia, a woman who apparently finds bite marks on her skin, but again, saying much else could spoil the plot. For a good look at Erivo’s immense acting talents, her starring role as Harriet Tubman in Harriet is all you need to see.


Nicole Kidman – Nine Perfect Strangers (2021)

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Probably the biggest name in this entire cast is Nicole Kidman, as she’s been a major actress for several decades now. As well-known as she is, it seems she’s really progressed in recent years, winning a host of awards, including for her work in big little lies.

While this might be Kidman at his best, it makes sense to check out Nine perfect strangers as a companion piece for Roar. She plays Masha, the disturbing leader of an experimental wellness center. His role in Roar is just as trippy as she plays Robin, a woman who eats photographs.

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