2020s

Know the Cast: ‘Single Drunk Female’

Single Drunk Female Cast - Every Performer and Character in the Freeform Series

The Single Drunk Female cast features Sofia Black-D’Elia, Rebecca Henderson and Sasha Compère. This info article contains minor spoilers for Simone Finch’s Freeform series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Single Drunk Female follows a recovering alcoholic named Samantha Fink. After drunkenly assaulting her boss at work, she loses her journalism job and moves back home to Boston. Sam stays sober during a 30-day rehab stint but then quickly returns to her old ways. The Freeform series (also available on Hulu) explores the protagonist’s attempts to rebuild her life. Here’s every main performer and character in Single Drunk Female.

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Single Drunk Female Cast: Sofia Black-D’Elia as Samantha Fink

Single Drunk Female Cast - Sofia Black-D'Elia as Samantha Fink

Character Profile: A recovering alcoholic. She’s an NYU graduate and violinist who relocates from New York City to her native Boston. Sam, aka the “Russian-Jewish Tank,” tries to re-build her life while reflecting about the death of her father.

Black-D’Elia’s Resume: Bailey Wells in All My Children (2009-10), Not Magda in The Immigrant (2013), Andrea Cornish in The Night Of (2016), Sabrina Pemberton in The Mick (2017-18), Heather in To All the Boys: Always and Forever (2021)

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Single Drunk Female Cast: Rebecca Henderson as Olivia

Single Drunk Female Cast - Rebecca Henderson as Olivia

Character Profile: Sam’s Alcoholics Anonymous sponsor. She is best known as the host of a podcast called “Off Our Docs.” Olivia takes a blunt approach with Sam while building a relationship with her blunt female partner.

Henderson’s Resume: Anna in Mistress America (2015), Goldberg in Westworld (2018), Lizzy in Russian Doll (2019-), Dr. Ellis in Werewolves Within (2021), ADA Catherine McCaw in Inventing Anna (2022)

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Single Drunk Female Cast: Sasha Compère as Brit

Single Drunk Female Cast - Sasha Compère as Brit

Character Profile: Samantha’s former best friend. She’s a doctor who celebrates at a bachelorette party in the pilot episode. Brit is engaged to Sam’s ex-boyfriend.

Compère’s Resume: Ali Esser in The Dead Girls Detective Agency (2018-19), Female Team Member in Ad Astra (2019), Laura in Miracle Workers (2019), Tanya in Uncorked (2020), Mallory in Love Life (2020-21)

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Single Drunk Female Cast: Lily Mae Harrington as Felicia

Single Drunk Female Cast - Lily Mae Harrington as Felicia

Character Profile: Sam’s drinking partner. They get loaded in the pilot episode at Good Time Sally’s. Felicia speaks with a thick Boston accent and enables Sam.

Harrington’s Resume: Jill Delisle in Some Freaks (2016), Pam Brown in Pee-wee’s Big Holiday (2016), Young Ruth in Disjointed (2017), Beth in Room 104 (2019), Rachel in Tell Me Your Secrets (2021)

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Single Drunk Female Cast: Garrick Bernard as James

Single Drunk Female Cast - Garrick Bernard as James

Character Profile: An Alcoholics Anonymous member. He recalls hooking up with Sam in the past at Good Time Sally’s. James builds a friendship with the protagonist and acknowledges that it wouldn’t be appropriate to hook up until she’s been sober for at least one year and one day.

Bernard’s Resume: Staff Writer for Solar Opposites (2021) — Also, Devin in Road to Hollygrove (2018)

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Single Drunk Female Cast: Ally Sheedy as Carol

Single Drunk Female Cast - Ally Sheedy as Carol

Character Profile: Sam’s mother. Her husband passed away from leukemia in the past. Carol doesn’t believe that alcoholism is a disease but helps her daughter regardless.

Sheedy’s Resume: Jennifer in WarGames (1983), Allison Reynolds in The Breakfast Club (1985), Stephanie Speck in Short Circuit (1986), Lucy Berliner in High Art (1998), Joani Lunsford in Little Sister (2016)

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The Single Drunk Female cast also includes Jon Glaser (Girls, Don’t Look Up), Ian Gomez (The Drew Carey Show, My Big Fat Greek Wedding), Madison Shepard (Empty Space, Tiffany the Teenage Grim Reaper), Jojo Brown (Manifest, Billions) and Madeline Wise (Crashing, Lapsis).

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