Know the Cast: ‘Single All the Way’

Single All the Way Cast - Every Performer and Character in the Netflix Movie

The Single All the Way cast features Michael Urie, Philemon Chambers and Kathy Najimy. This info article contains minor spoilers for Michael Mayer’s 2021 Netflix movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Single All the Way explores the friendship between two gay men during the holiday season. When Peter breaks up with his boyfriend in Los Angeles, he travels home to Bridgewater, Vermont with his best friend and roommate, Nick. Various family members immediately recognize the connection between the two men, which prompts both protagonists to sort through their feelings. As Christmas approaches, Peter’s charismatic nieces devise a plan that will hopefully benefit their uncle. Here’s every main player in Single All the Way.

Single All the Way Cast: Michael Urie as Peter

Single All the Way Cast - Michael Urie as Peter

Character Profile: A social media strategist in Los Angeles. He owns a Chinese money plant named Linda and hopes to open his own plant store. Peter travels home to Vermont for Christmas and realizes that he may have romantic feelings for his roommate, Nick.

Urie’s Resume: Marc St. James in Ugly Betty (2006-10), Steve in The Decoy Bride (2011), Stephen Dinovera in The Good Wife (2014-16), Gavin Sinclair in Modern Family (2014-15), Redmond in Younger (2016-)

Single All the Way Cast: Philemon Chambers as Nick

Single All the Way Cast - Philemon Chambers as Nick

Character Profile: Peter’s roommate and best friend. He’s a TaskRabbit employee and children’s book author. In Vermont, Nick reveals his true feeling for Peter while speaking with his roommate’s nieces.

Chambers’ Resume: Marcus in Of Hearts and Castles (2020), Feature Debut in Single All the Way

Single All the Way Cast: Luke Macfarlane as James

Single All the Way Cast - Luke Macfarlane as James

Character Profile: A spin class instructor in Bridgewater, Vermont. He is set up with Peter on a date. James asks numerous questions about Nick and tries to figure out Peter’s intentions.

Macfarlane’s Resume: Frank “Dim” Dumphy in Over There (2005), Scotty Wandell in Brothers & Sisters (2006-11), Special Agent Alan Fahey in Person of Interest (2013), Rick Lincoln in The Night Shift (2014-17), D’avin Jaqobis in Killboys (2015-19)

Single All the Way Cast: Kathy Najimy as Carole

Single All the Way Cast - Kathy Najimy as Carole

Character Profile: Peter’s mother. She goes by “Christmas Carole” during the holiday season. Carole reads books about LGBTQ+ relationships and doesn’t assume that her gay son is attracted to his gay roommate.

Najimy’s Resume: Mary Patrick in Sister Act (1992), Mary in Hocus Pocus (1993), Beverly Pear in Rat Race (2001), Wendy Keegan in Veep (2014-19), Mayor Jen/Helen Diggins in Duncanville (2020-)

Single All the Way Cast: Barry Bostwick as Harold

Single All the Way Cast - Barry Bostwick as Harold

Character Profile: Peter’s father. He supports both his son and Nick. Like Carole, Harold means well and tries to educate himself about LGBTQ+ topics.

Bostwick’s Resume: Brad Majors in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), Ace Hunter in Megaforce (1982), Norman Coleman in Spy Hard (1996), The Mayor in Spin City (1996-2002), Narrator in 3 from Hell (2019)

Single All the Way Cast: Jennifer Robertson as Lisa

Single All the Way Cast - Jennifer Robertson as Lisa

Character Profile: Peter’s sister. She owns a pub with her husband, Tony. Lisa and her two daughters help Peter better understand his feelings for Nick.

Robertson’s Resume: Illeana in Twitches (2005), Angela Montclaire in Wingin’ It (2010-12), Jocelyn Schitt in Schitt’s Creek (2015-20), Ellen Baker in Ginny & Georgia (2021-), Jordan in Crawlspace (2021)

Single All the Way Cast: Alexandra Beaton as Sofia

Single All the Way Cast - Alexandra Beaton as Sofia

Character Profile: Lisa’s daughter. She immediately notices that Peter and Nick have a connection. Sofia performs in a Christmas play while strategizing with others to help her uncle.

Beaton’s Resume: Burned Village Child in 300 (2006), Emily in The Next Step (2013-20), Emma in Spiral (2017), Cassie Talbot in The Perfect Cheerleader (2019), Emma in The Hardy Boys (2020)

Single All the Way Cast: Madison Brydges as Daniela

Single All the Way Cast - Madison Brydges as Daniela

Character Profile: Sofia’s sister. She also believes that Peter should be with Nick. Daniela has a lively personality like her mother.

Brydges’ Resume: Jo Tyler in Love You Like Christmas (2016), Tessa in Flatliners (2017), Agnes Swift in Murdoch Mysteries (2017), April in Big Top Academy (2018-19), Rickylnn/Ricklynn in The Parker Andersons/Amelia Parker (2021)

Single All the Way Cast: Jennifer Coolidge as Aunt Sandy

Single All the Way Cast - Jennifer Coolidge as Aunt Sandy

Character Profile: Peter’s aunt. She’s a Whitney Houston fan who makes a strong impression upon Nick. Aunt Sandy leads a Christmas play production called “Jesus H. Christ.”

Coolidge’s Resume: Stifler’s Mom in the American Pie Movie Franchise (1999-2012), Amber Cole in A Mighty Wind (2003), Fiona in A Cinderella Story (2004), Aunt Fanny in Robots (2005), Tanya McQuoid in The White Lotus (2021-)


The Single All the Way cast also includes Dan Finnerty (Old School, The Hangover), Steve Lund (Schitt’s Creek, The Banana Splits Movie), Melanie Leishman (Todd and the Book of Pure Evil: The End of the End, Kristal Clear), Gryffin Hanvelt and Viggo Hanvelt.