2020s

Know the Cast: ‘The Princess Switch 3’

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Every Performer and Character in the Netflix Movie

The Princess Switch 3 cast features Vanessa Hudgens, Remy Hii and Sam Palladio. This info article contains minor spoilers for Mike Rohl’s 2021 Netflix movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Vanessa Hudgens reprises all three of her franchise characters in The Princess Switch 3, a film that primarily focuses on the sequel’s main villain. When the Vatican’s Star of Peace disappears during a Montenaro Christmas festival, Queen Margaret enlists her mischievous cousin Fiona to track down the religious relic. The characters impersonate each other in order to trick an unsuspecting billionaire; meanwhile, Princess Stacy impersonates Fiona during a legal hearing, resulting in a chaotic and comedic climax. Here’s every main player in The Princess Switch 3.

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Vanessa Hudgens as Fiona Pembroke

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Vanessa Hudgens as Fiona Pembroke

Character Profile: The Queen’s stylish and sassy cousin. She is recruited to help locate the relic of St. Nicholas. Fiona reunites with a childhood friend and her estranged mother.

Hudgens’ Resume: Gabriella Montez in the High School Musical Movie Franchise (2006-08), Lindy in Beastly (2011), Candy in Spring Breakers (2012), Kelly in Bad Boys for Life (2020), Karessa in tick, tick…Boom! (2021)

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Vanessa Hudgens as Queen Margaret

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Vanessa Hudgens as Queen Margaret

Character Profile: The main protagonist of The Princess Switch: Switched Again. She tries to locate a missing loaned gift from the Vatican. Queen Margaret impersonates her cousin Fiona; a departure from her normally reserved demeanor.

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Vanessa Hudgens as Stacy

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Vanessa Hudgens as Stacy

Character Profile: A Princess and the main protagonist of the first franchise film, The Princess Switch. She impersonates Fiona during a disciplinary committee meeting.

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Remy Hii as Peter Maxwell

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Remy Hii as Peter Maxwell

Character Profile: Fiona’s love interest. He’s a former Interpol agent who helps locate the Star of Peace. Peter started his own security firm after being charged with theft.

Hii’s Resume: Van Tuong Nguyven in Better Man (2013), Prince Jingim in Marco Polo (2014-16), Sam n Sisters (2017), Brad Davis in Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019), Marcus/Mr. Kiramman in Arcane (2021)

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Sam Palladio as Edward Wyndham

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Sam Palladio as Edward Wyndham

Character Profile: Stacy’s husband, the prince of Belgravia. He’s a soft-spoken character whose demeanor heavily contrasts with Fiona, a flamboyant relative who is impersonated by his wife.

Palladio’s Resume: Gunnar Scott in Nashville (2012-18), Stoke in Episodes (2012-15), Shecky in Runner Runner (2013), Ed in Humans (2016-18), Luke Chapman in Rebel (2021)

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Nick Sagar as Kevin Richards

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Nick Sagar as Kevin Richards

Character Profile: Margaret’s husband. He awaits the arrival of his daughter, Olivia. Kevin has a smaller role in the narrative after being one of the main players in the first film.

Sagar’s Resume: Marcell in Ill Manors (2012), Detective Alonzo Loya in Queen of the South (2017-18), Victor Aldertree in Shadowhunters (2017-19), Charles Frederickson in The Haves and the Have Nots (2017-), Officer Ramirez in Borrasca (2020)

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Amanda Donohoe as Bianca Pembroke

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Amanda Donohoe as Bianca Pembroke

Character Profile: Fiona’s estranged mother. In the recent past, she identified an emotional void during a retreat in Rishikesh, India. Bianca attempts to resolve conflict with her daughter.

Donohoe’s Resume: Lady Sylvia Marsh in The Lair of the White Worm (1988), Cara Jean “C.J.” Lamb in L.A. Law (1990-92), Miranda in Liar Liar (1997), Lady Pembroke in The Madness of King George (1994), Dawn Bradshaw in Blue Iguana (2018)

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Florence Hall as Mindy

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Florence Hall as Mindy

Character Profile: A member of Fiona’s inner circle. She is tasked with camera duties during a heist mission.

Hall’s Resume: Young Emily in Jonathan Creek (2010), Emily in The Telemachy (2012), Christine in Dystopia (2013), Georgina in Lovesick (2018), DS Matilda Stone in Queens of Mystery (2021)

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Ricky Norwood as Reggie

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Ricky Norwood as Reggie

Character Profile: A member of Fiona’s squad. He gives Mindy the codename “Rudolph.” Reggie assists with the focal heist operation.

Norwood’s Resume: Arthur “Fat Boy” Chubb in EastEnders (2010-15), Arthur in Lauren’s Diary (2011)

The Princess Switch 3 Cast: Will Kemp as Hunter Cunard

The Princess Switch 3 Cast - Will Kemp as Hunter Cunard

Character Profile: A billionaire hotel tycoon. He is one of Fiona’s past acquaintances. Hunter acquires the Star of Peace and keeps the relic in his mansion.

Kemp’s Resume: Blake Collins in Step Up 2: The Streets (2008), Scott in Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce (2015-18), Henry Stuart in Reign (2017), Mitch Saunders in Spinning Out (2020), John Wickes/Crow in Barbarians (2021)

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The Princess Switch 3 cast also includes Suanne Braun (Stargate SG-1, Starhyke), Mark Fleischmann (Wolfblood, Infinite), Robin Soans (Comrades, The Queen), Mia Lloyd (Flesh and Blood, The Duchess) and Hazel Beattie.

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

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