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Know the Cast: ‘The Book of Boba Fett’

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Every Performer and Character in the Disney+ Series

The Book of Boba Fett cast features Temuera Morrison, Ming-Na Wen and Matt Berry. This info article contains minor spoilers for Jon Favreau’s 2021 Disney+ series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

A spinoff of The Mandalorian, The Book of Boba Fett follows an aging bounty hunter-turned-crime lord. Boba Fett served Jabba the Hut during the original Star War sequels and seemingly perished after falling into a sarlacc. The character re-emerged in The Mandalorian season 1 and made a major power move in the second installment, thus setting the premise for the spinoff. Here’s every main player in The Book of Boba Fett.

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Temuera Morrison as Boba Fett

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Temuera Morrison as Boba Fett

Character Profile: The son of Jango Fett who first appeared in the Star Wars Holiday Special. He assumes control of Jabba the Hut’s palace after killing Bibi Fortuna in The Mandalorian season 2 finale. Boba intends to rule with respect and dreams of past encounters with Jawas and Tusken raiders.

Morrison’s Resume: Jake Heke in Once Were Warriors (1994), Jango Fett in Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002), Tom Curry in Aquaman (2018), Powell in Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2020), Boba Fett in The Mandalorian (2020)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Ming-Na Wen as Fennec Shand

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Ming-Na Wen as Fennec Shand

Character Profile: Boba’s colleague, a master assassin. She first appeared in The Mandalorian season 1 episode “Chapter 5: The Gunslinger.” Fennec urges Boba to accept the ways of Mos Espa locals and believes in ruling through fear.

Wen’s Resume: Chun-Li in Street Fighter (1994), Mulan in Mulan (1998), Doctor Aki Ross in Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001), Melinda May in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013-20), Fennec Shand in The Mandalorian (2019-20)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Matt Berry as 8D8

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Matt Berry as 8D8

Character Profile: A droid that was previously used for torturing. Boba uses the robot to introduce guests in Mos Espa. 8D8 believes that his new boss should express strength in order to be accepted as a daimyo.

Berry’s Resume: Douglas Reynholm in The IT Crowd (2017-13), Steven Toast in Toast of London (2012-20), Bubbles in The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015), Prince Merkimer in Disenchantment (2018-), Laszlo Cravensworth in What We Do in the Shadows (2019-)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: David Pasquesi as Mok Shaiz’s Majordomo

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Mok Shaiz's Majordomo

Character Profile: An assistant for the mayor of Mos Espa. He offers a heartfelt welcome to Boba but doesn’t bring a proper tribute. The majordomo speaks passive-aggressively and implies that his boss might plan an attack.

Pasquesi’s Resume: Claudio Vincenzi in Angels & Demons (2009), Andrew Meyer in Veep (2013-19), Tony Pugnalata in At Home with Amy Sedaris (2017-20), Blaise St. John in Lodge 49 (2018-19), Jim in Monuments (2020)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Jennifer Beals as Garsa Fwip

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Jennifer Beals as Garsa Fwip

Character Profile: A madam at a club known as the Sanctuary. She welcomes Boba and seemingly admires his humble ways. Garsa’s motivations remain unclear after three episodes.

Beals’ Resume: Alex Owens in Flashdance (1983), Angela in Four Rooms (1995), Claudia in The Book of Eli (2010), Christina Hart in Taken (2017-18), Bette Porter in The L Word: Generation Q (2019-)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Robert Rodriguez as Dokk Strasi

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Robert Rodriguez as Dokk Strasi

Character Profile: The leader of the Trandoshan family. He protects Mos Espa’s city center and business territories. Dokk Strasi appears briefly in The Book of Boba Fett series premiere.

Rodriguez’s Resume: The Book of Bobba Fett Director (“Chapter 1: Stranger in a Strange Land”) — Also, Director of El Mariachi (1992), From Dusk Till Dawn (1996), Sin City (2005), Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles (2021)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Robert Rodriguez as Mayor Mok Shaiz

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Robert Rodriguez as Mayor Mok Shaiz

Character Profile: The Mayor of Mos Espa. He explains that Order of the Night Wind assassins are’t allowed to operate outside of Hutt Space. Mok Shaiz sends Boba to Garsa’s Sanctuary.

Rodriguez’s Resume: See Above

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Mandy Kowalski as Camie

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Mandy Kowalski as Camie

Character Profile: A bar patron in Tatooine whose partner, Fixer, gets attacked in “Chapter Two.” Camie is a childhood friend of Luke Skywalker and appears in a deleted scene for Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977).

Kowalski’s Resume:  A Stunt Performer Known for Work in Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) and Fantastic Four (2015) — Also, Cheerleader in Movie 43 (2013), Track Suit Patient in Bird Box (2018), Distracted Driver in Unhinged (2020)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Skyler Bible as Fixer

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Skyler Bible as Fixer

Character Profile: Camie’s partner. He complains about patrons at a Tatooine bar. Fixer, a childhood friend of Luke Skywalker, gets saved by Boba Fett in “Chapter 2.” He appears in a deleted scene for Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope (1977).

Bible’s Resume: Lance in Socially Awkward (2017), Sammy in Minutes (2017), Richard Gordon in First Man (2018), Soldier in Perry Mason (2020), Officer Guttierrez in The Wolf of Snow Hollow (2020)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Stephen Root as Lortha Peel

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Stephen Root as Lortha Peel

Character Profile: A water-monger in the worker’s district at Mos Espa. He brokers sales on behalf of vapor farms. Lortha Peels informs Boba Fett about a half-man, half-machine street gang that has been stealing his inventory.

Root’s Resume: Milton in Jimmy James in NewsRadio (1995-99), Bill Dauterive and Buck Strickland in King of the Hill (1997-2010), Office Space (1999), Monroe Fuches in Barry (2018-19), Maynard Barnes in Perry Mason (2020)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Sophie Thatcher as Drash

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Sophie Thatcher as Drash

Character Profile: A member of a Mos Espa street gang. She is unhappy with water prices. Drash decides to work for Boba Fett and helps him in a battle against Black Krrsantan.

Thatcher’s Resume: Young Regan in The Exorcist (2016), Deb in Chicago Med (2018), Jeanine in The Tomorrow Man (2019), Becky Monroe in When the Streetlights Go On (2020), Young Natalie in Yellowjackets (2021-)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Jordan Bolger as Skad

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Jordan Bolger as Skad

Character Profile: A member of a Mos Espa street gang. He hangs out with Drash and gets hired by Boba Fett. Skad spots an incoming Pyke with his pricey ocular technology.

Root’s Resume: Isiah Jesus in Peaky Blinders (2014-17), Danny in iBoy (2017), Miles Ezekiel Shaw in The 100 (2018-19), Shinobi in David Makes Man (2019), Cameron in Tom and Jerry (2021)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Danny Trejo as Rancor Keeper

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Danny Trejo as Rancor Keeper

Character Profile: A man who travels with The Twins. He requests to train a rancor that was gifted to Boba Fett.

Trejo’s Resume: Trejo in Heat (1995), Razor Charlie in From Dusk Till Dawn (1996), Machete in Machete (2010), Antonio Agama in Elena of Avalor (2017-20), Cabra Kan in Maya and the Three (2021)

The Book of Boba Fett Cast: Stephen “Thundercat” Bruner as Modifier

The Book of Boba Fett Cast - Stephen "Thundercat" Bruner as Modifier

Character Profile: A modifier who treats Fennec Shand. He works at a parlor on the outskirts of Mos Eisley.

Bruner’s Resume: A Grammy Award-Winning American Musician

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The Book of Boba Fett cast also includes Daniel Logan (Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones, Star Wars: The Clone Wars), Wesley Kimmel (Good Girls, WandaVision), Xavier Jimenez (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Mandalorian), Dawn Dininger (One Missed Call, The Boy Who Cried Werewolf) and Frank Trigg (Shameless, The Laundromat).

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