Know the Cast: ‘Seance’

Seance Cast - Every Main Performer and Character in the 2021 Shudder Movie

The Seance cast features Suki Waterhouse, Madisen Beaty and Inanna Sarkis. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Simon Barrett’s 2021 Shudder movie. Check out Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section for more streaming guides.

Seance explores a murder mystery at Edelvine Academy. Various teenagers attempt to conjure a ghost, and then freak out when one of their classmates falls to her death. Soon after, a new student named Camille Meadows shows up and immediately clashes with her peers. When another young woman disappears, the protagonists bond together and research the paranormal activity on campus. Here’s every main performer and character in Seance.

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Seance Cast: Suki Waterhouse as Camille Meadows

Seance Cast on Shudder - Suki Waterhouse as Camille Meadows

Character Profile: A new student at Edelvine Academy. She stands up to the school bully and refuses to be bossed around. Camille befriends a classmate named Helina while protecting a secret agenda.

Waterhouse’s Resume: Marlene in The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015), Kitty Bennet in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016), Arlen in The Bad Batch (2016), Sarah in Assassination Nation, Mary Brunner in Charlie Says (2018)

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Seance Cast: Madisen Beaty as Bethany

Seance Cast on Shudder - Madisen Beaty as Bethany

Character Profile: An Edelvine student who wins an essay contest and prestigious scholarship. She claims to have seen the Edelvine Ghost. Bethany hides secrets about her academic achievements.

Beaty’s Resume: 10-Year-Old Daisy in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Doris Solstad in The Master (2012), Kassi in The Clovehitch Killer (2018), Kate in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019), Clarissa Dell in To the Stars (2019)

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Seance Cast: Inanna Sarkis as Alice

Seance Cast on Shudder - Inanna Sarkis as Alice

Character Profile: The archetypal Mean Girl at Edelvine. She leads the initial seance that precedes a classmate’s death. Alice bullies Camille but then teams up with her to investigate strange occurrences on campus.

Sarkis’ Resume: Molly in After (2019), Molly in After We Collided (2020), Becky in Brews Brothers (2020), Lilith in The Left Right Game (2020), Trish in Trish & Scott (2020-)

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Seance Cast: Ella-Rae Smith as Helina

Seance Cast on Shudder - Ella-Rae Smith as Helina

Character Profile: An Edelvine student who befriends Camille. She is the least aggressive individual of the main players. Helina forms romantic feelings for Camille and tries to understand her behavior.

Smith’s Resume: Phoebe Parker-Fox in Clique (2017), Nix in Into the Badlands (2018-19), Fola in The Witcher (2019), Daisy Hoy in The Stranger (2020), Isla in Sweetheart (2021)

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Seance Cast: Stephanie Sy as Yvonne

Seance Cast on Shudder - Stephanie Sy as Yvonne

Character Profile: A dancer at Edelvine Academy. She has a Type A personality and discovers a blood cross in Lenora’s bed. Yvonne finds trouble during a dance rehearsal.

Sy’s Resume: Glasgow’s Wife in Night Hunter (2018), Nurse Anne in Fractured (2019), Harriet in Nikola Tesla and the End of the World (2019), Amnio Nurse in The Grudge (2020), Realtor in Nobody (2021)

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Seance Cast: Djouliet Amara as Rosalind Carlisle

Seance Cast on Shudder - Djouliet Amara as Rosalind Carlisle

Character Profile: An Edelvine student who breaks the rules by taking a late-night shower. She gets attacked during a bathroom sequence.

Amara’s Resume: Ashley in Cheerleader Abduction (2020), Nancy Woods in Riverdale (2021), Lulu in Guilty Party (2021), Corrine in The Porter (TBA), Tiana in Honey Girls (TBA)

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Seance Cast: Jade Michael as Lenora

Seance Cast on Shudder - Jade Michael as Lenora

Character Profile: An Edelvine student who meets guys online. She spots a masked individual behind her in a selfie photo. Lenora gets attacked during an exterior sequence.

Michael’s Resume: Heidi in Fatal Friend Request (2019), Sarah in No Time Like Christmas (2019), Sofi Mason in Heart of Down Under (2020), Abigail in A Christmas Mission (2020), Tina in Hunter Hunter (2020)

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Seance Cast: Seamus Patterson as Trevor Landry

Seance Cast on Shudder - Seamus Patterson as Trevor Landry

Character Profile: The son of the headmistress. He assists Camille when she moves in. Trevor has a long history with one of the main female characters.

Patterson’s Resume: Logan in Degrassi: The Next Generation (2015), Jayden in This Life (2015), J.D. in Channel Zero (2017), Lenny in Guest of Honour (2019), Tony in Books of Blood (2020)

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The Seance cast also includes Marina Stephenson Kerr (Channel Zero, Cult of Chucky), Megan Best (Channel Zero, Nobody), Cliff Sumter (A Winter Getaway, Flag Day), Colleen Furlan (Cruise Ship Killers) and Leah Mitchell.

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