Know the Cast: ‘Outer Banks’

Outer Banks Season 2 Cast

The Outer Banks cast includes Chase Stokes, Madelyn Cline and Madison Bailey. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Josh Pate, Jonas Pate and Shannon Burke Netflix’s series. Take a look at more streaming guides in the Know the Cast section.

In Outer Banks season 3, John B. and the Pogues continue to search for a lost treasure. Meanwhile, Ward Cameron plots his next move overseas while his son takes care of business in North Carolina. The third installment of the Netflix series follows the focal “Pogues” as they reunite with John B.’s father in South America. Here’s every main actor and character in Outer Banks.

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Wednesday’

Outer Banks Cast: Chase Stokes as John B

Outer Banks Cast on Netflix - Chase Stokes as John B

Character Profile: The unofficial leader of the Pogues who flees to Nassau with his girlfriend, Sarah. In The Bahamas, John B negotiates with local sailors who learn about his background. He then returns to North Carolina but almost immediately gets identified by a local teenager.

Stokes’ Resume: Reed in Stranger Things, Graham in Daytime Divas, Young Dale in Between Waves, Martin in Dr. Bird’s Advice for Sad Poets, Adam in Tell Me Your Secrets

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Slumberland’

Outer Banks Cast: Madelyn Cline as Sarah Cameron

Outer Banks Cast - Madelyn Cline as Sarah Cameron

Character Profile: John B’s girlfriend and the daughter of the main villain. Despite having a different upbringing than the Pogues, she fits in well with the group and flees with her boyfriend to Nassau. In a bizarre twist, Sarah is accidentally shot by her brother but manages to survive thanks to an underground doctor. Back in North Carolina, she informs her father that she’s willing to testify against him.

Cline’s Resume: Jessica in The Originals, Tina in Stranger Things, Taylor Watts in Vice Principals, Chloe in Boy Erased, Emily in What Breaks the Ice

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘1899’

Outer Banks Cast: Madison Bailey as Kiara aka Kie

Outer Banks Cast - Madison Bailey as Madison Bailey as Kiara "Kie" Carrera

Character Profile: A free-spirited member of the Pogues who develops a tight bond with Pope. She likes to smoke a bit of marijuana, which clouds her decision-making process at times. Kie and Pope eventually hook up, which naturally affects the dynamics of their friendship group.

Bailey’s Resume: Wendy Hernandez in Black Lightning, Daniella in Discarded Things, Carla in Creepshow, Emily in Supercool, Kelley in American Horror Stories 

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Christmas with You’

Outer Banks Cast: Jonathan Daviss as Pope

Outer Banks Cast - Jonathan Daviss as Pope

Character Profile: An intelligent member of the Pogues who tries his best to stay focused on academic goals. Pope is smitten by Kie but struggles to understand her communication signals. He’s especially helpful when plotting against others, primarily due to his intellect and out-of-the box thinking.

Daviss’ Resume: Jay Tibbs in Edge of the World, Mathis in Age of Summer, Teddy in Shattered Memories

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Off Track’

Outer Banks Cast: Rudy Pankow as JJ

Outer Banks Cast - Rudy Pankow as JJ

Character Profile: John B’s best friend, a surfing enthusiast. During Outer Banks season 2, JJ often lets his emotions get the best of him. In a moment of truth, however, Pankow’s character stands down when the authorities corner the Pogues and arrest the entire group.

Pankow’s Resume: Other Kid in The Politician, Freddy/Robert in Solve, Brocklehurst in Acting for a Cause

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘The Wonder’

Outer Banks Cast: Charles Esten as Ward Cameron

Outer Banks Cast - Charles Esten as Ward Cameron

Character Profile: Sarah’s violent and scheming father. In his quest to find the Royal Merchant treasure, Ward is willing to harm almost anybody except his daughter, Sarah. In Outer Banks season 2, he informs the authorities about John B’s whereabouts.

Esten’s Resume: Luke in Party of Five, Kevin Maris in 61*, Josh Porter in The Office, Deacon Claybourne in Nashville, Saul Barlow in Tell Me Your Secrets

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Falling for Christmas’

Outer Banks Cast: Drew Starkey as Rafe

Outer Banks Cast - Drew Starkey as Rafe

Character Profile: Ward’s unpredictable son who is responsible for Sheriff Peterkin’s death. He wants to eliminate all the Pogues, and accidentally shoots his sister, Sarah, in Nassau during Outer Banks season 2. Rafe is urged by his father to “man up” as they attempt to outsmart their enemies.

Starkey’s Resume: Garrett in Love, Simon, Cop 115 in The Hate U Give, Hawkins in Scream: The TV Series, Tommy Matson in The Devil All the Time, Tanner Van Holt in Embattled

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Blockbuster’

Outer Banks Cast: Carlacia Grant as Cleo

Outer Banks Cast - Carlacia Grant as Cleo

Character Profile: A Nassau native who works with a group of sailors. She provides assistance to John B and Sarah in The Bahamas during Outer Banks season 2, and also reveals that her parents both died in the past. A street-smart character, Cleo knows how to read between the lines.

Grant’s Resume: Irene in Roots, Leesha Bausch in Game of Silence, Danielle Turner in Greenleaf, Janet in Apollyon

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘The Takeover’

Outer Banks Cast: Elizabeth Mitchell as Carla Limbrey

Outer Banks Cast - Elizabeth Mitchell as Limbrey

Character Profile: An enigmatic Charleston woman who reaches out to the Pogues. She once funded Ward’s development project for the Royal Merchant treasure search, and has incriminating audio evidence that could benefit John B.

Mitchell’s Resume: Julia Sullivan in Frequency, Carol in The Santa Clause 2, Juliet Burke in Lost, Erica Evans in V, Anna Volovodov in The Expanse

Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Enola Holmes 2’


The Outer Banks cast also includes Austin North (I Didn’t Do It), Caroline Arapoglou (Stranger Things), Julia Antonelli (Every Witch Way), Cullen Moss (The Underground Railroad) and Terence Rosemore (The Suicide Squad).

Q.V. Hough (@QVHough) is Vague Visages’ founding editor.