Get ready, because on Nov. 16, a new movie starring Florence Pugh, who was nominated for an Academy Award, will be on Netflix. If you’re as excited as we are to see The Wonder, we have to tell you who you can expect to see in the movie.
Sebastián Lelio was in charge of making The Wonder. You might know Lelio from the movies Gloria, A Fantastic Woman, and Disobedience, which he worked on. Lelio, Emma Donoghue, and Alice Birch also wrote the screenplay for the drama movie.
The Wonder is based on a book, like many other Netflix movies. It’s based on Emma Donoghue’s book of the same name. It’s about an English nurse who goes to the Irish Midlands to check on a young girl who says she hasn’t eaten in four months but is still alive.
So, who else is in the cast besides Pugh? Read on to see the full list of actors and actresses in The Wonder.
About ‘the Wonder’
The Wonder is a period drama film that will be released in 2022 and directed by Sebastián Lelio. The screenplay for the film was written by Emma Donoghue, Sebastián Lelio, and Alice Birch. It is adapted from Donoghue’s novel of the same name, which was published in 2016.
Florence Pugh, Tom Burke, Elaine Cassidy, Kla Lord Cassidy, Niamh Algar, Toby Jones, and Ciarán Hinds are starring in the movie Niamh Algar.
The Wonder was shown for the first time to the public for the first time at the Telluride Film Festival on September 2, 2022. The movie was then shown in select theatres on November 2, 2022, and Netflix made it available for streaming on November 16, 2022.
The Wonder Trailer
There is indeed a trailer for The Wonder available on Netflix, and it opens with a serious-faced Florence Pugh as Lib Wright riding the horse coach. The only thing you’re doing here is watching, they tell her. Have a look at the section below…
The Wonder Cast
Leading lady Florence Pugh portrays Nurse Lib Wright. Pugh is best known for her performances in the films Little Women, Black Widow, Fighting with My Family, Midsommar, and Lady Macbeth. Don’t Worry Darling, her most recent movie, also features Harry Styles.
Even her roles in the TV series Hawkeye and The Little Drummer Girl may have helped you recognize Pugh. She will appear in the upcoming films Oppenheimer, Puss in Boots: The Last Wish, A Good Person, and Dune: Part Two.
Anna O’Donnell, an 11-year-old girl who is said to have survived for months without food, is portrayed by Kla Lord Cassidy. Although Cassidy is new to the entertainment world, you may be familiar with her from her roles in The Doorman and Viewpoint.
The cast is listed below:
- Lib Wright played by Florence Pugh
- William Byrne, played by Tom Burke
- Lord Cassidy was played by Anna O’Donnell
- Elaine Cassidy as Rosaleen O’Donnell
- Caolán Byrne as Malachy O’ Donnell
- Kitty O’Donnell played by Niamh Algar
- Dr. McBrearty, played by Toby Jones
- Father Thaddeus is played by Ciarán Hinds
- Sir Ottway by Dermot Crowley
- John Flynn by Brian F. O’Byrne.
- As Sean Ryan, David Wilmot
- Josie Walker as Sister Michael