Know the Cast: ‘Red Notice’

Red Notice Cast - Every Performer and Character in the Netflix Movie

The Red Notice cast features Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot. This info article contains minor spoilers for Rawson Marshall Thurber’s 2021 Netflix movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Red Notice follows an FBI profiler who attempts to locate and detain two of the world’s most notorious art thieves, Nolan Booth and “The Bishop.” After a Roman robbery, however, John Hartley becomes a prime suspect for Interpol agent Urvashi Das. The Netflix movie includes several big twists as the protagonists and antiheroes search for the legendary third Egg of Cleopatra. Here’s every main player in Red Notice.

Red Notice Cast: Dwayne Johnson as John Hartley

Red Notice Cast - Dwayne Johnson as John Hartley

Character Profile: An art crime specialist for the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit. Interpol suspects that he’s secretly an art thief. John reluctantly teams up with Nolan and strategizes against The Bishop, and later reveals a big secret about his backstory.

Johnson’s Resume: A WWE Superstar — Also, Hobbs in the Fast & Furious Movie Franchise (2011-), Spencer Strasmore in Ballers (2015-19), Maui in Moana (2016), Frank Wolff in Jungle Cruise (2021)

Red Notice Cast: Ryan Reynolds as Nolan Booth

Red Notice Cast - Ryan Reynolds as Nolan Booth

Character Profile: The most wanted art thief in the world. He is the son of a Swiss police captain and an Egyptologist. As a master escape artist, Nolan always stays one step ahead of Interpol agents.

Reynolds’ Resume: Michael “Berg” Bergen in Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place (1998-2001), Van Wilder in Van Wilder (2002), Wade Wilson/Deadpool in the X-Men/Deadpool Movie Franchise (2009-), Hal Jordan/Green Lantern in Green Lantern (2011), Michael Bryce in The Hitman’s Bodyguard Movie Franchise (2017-)

Red Notice Cast: Gal Gadot as Sarah Black/The Bishop

Red Notice Cast - Gal Gadot as Sarah Black/The Bishop

Character Profile: The self-proclaimed #1 art thief in the world. She intends to locate the mythical third Egg of Cleopatra. The Bishop deceives Nolan and reveals a secret about her history with John.

Gadot’s Resume: Natanya in Date Night (2010), Gisele in the Fast & Furious Movie Franchise (2009-), Natalie Jones in Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016), Diana/Wonder Woman in the DCEU (2017-), Shank in Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)

Red Notice Cast: Ritu Arya as Urvashi Das

Red Notice Cast - Ritu Arya as Urvashi Das

Character Profile: An Interpol inspector. She sends John to a Russian prison after suspecting that he’s a master thief. Das chases the protagonists around the world throughout the movie.

Arya’s Resume: Megan Sharma in Doctors (2013-17), Flash in Humans (2016-18), Jenna in Last Christmas (2019), Lava in Feel Good (2020), Lila Pitts in The Umbrella Academy (2020-)

Red Notice Cast: Chris Diamantopoulos as Sotto Voce

Red Notice Cast - Chris Diamantopoulos as Sotto Voce

Character Profile: An international arms dealer. He owns the second egg and likes to strangle people. Sotto Voce teams up with The Bishop and then receives a big surprise.

Diamantopoulos’ Resume: Robin Williams in Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Mork & Mindy (2005), Moe in The Three Stooges (2012), Russ Hanneman in Silicon Valley (2015-19), Master Eon in Skylanders Academy (2016-18), Robots in Inside Job (2021)

Red Notice Cast: Vincenzo Amato as Director Gallo

Red Notice Cast - Vincenzo Amato as Director Gallo

Character Profile: An Italian museum director. In the opening sequence, he describes The Bishop as a “boogeyman story” in the art world. Director Gallo realizes soon after that the Egg of Cleopatra has been stolen.

Amato’s Resume: Pietro in Respiro (2002), Salvatore Mancuso in Golden Door (2006), Anthony in Unbroken (2014), Pierpaolo Natoli in L’ora legale (2017), Rossi in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2020)


The Red Notice cast also includes Ivan Mbakop (The Good Lord Bird, Reminiscence), Rafael Petardi (Siberia, Carmen Sandiego), Seth Michaels (Doom Patrol, American Soul), Sebastien Large (The Bold and the Beautiful, Sangre Negra… Black Blood), Guy Nardulli (Criminal Minds, Why Women Kill), Andrew Hunter (The Resident, Midway to Love), George Tsai (Mayans M.C., The Kominsky Method), Brenna Marie Narayan (Neon) and a special cameo from musician Ed Sheeran.

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

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