The In From the Cold cast features Margarita Levieva, Cillian O’Sullivan and Stasya Miloslavskaya. This info article contains minor spoilers for Adam Glass’ Netflix series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
In From the Cold follows a former Russian spy named Jenny Franklin, otherwise known as Anya aka “The Whisper.” She gets identified by a disgraced CIA agent and agrees to investigate a terrorism spot in Madrid, Spain. As Jenny uses her morphing abilities — the result of a secret Russian program — she learns that some of her old contacts have assumed new identities. Here’s every main performer and character in In From the Cold.
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In From the Cold Cast: Margarita Levieva as Jenny Franklin
Character Profile: A New Jersey mother and former Russian spy known as “The Whisper.” She resumes her underworld career after being located and manipulated by a rogue CIA agent. Jenny investigates a terrorism plot and uses morphing abilities that stem from her involvement in a 90s covert operation known as the Yaroslav Program.
Levieva’s Resume: Lisa P. in Adventureland (2009), Amanda Clarke in Revenge (2011-15), Reggie Campo in The Lincoln Lawyer (2011), Tabatha in The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015), Abigail “Abby” Parker in The Deuce (2017-019)
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In From the Cold Cast: Cillian O’Sullivan as Chauncey Lew
Character Profile: A former FBI Special Unit agent and war veteran. He works on his own after a mission gone wrong involving his girlfriend, Rose. Chauncey assembles a team of specialists while investigating the Yaroslav Program and its connection to a terrorism plot.
O’Sullivan’s Resume: Danny Flynn in The Running Mate (2007), Conor Martin in 6Degrees (2012-15), Eirik in Vikings (2016), Bobby in Maze (2017), Skip Sutherland in The Blacklist (2019)
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In From the Cold Cast: Lydia Fleming as Becca
Character Profile: Jenny’s daughter, a figure skater. She arrives in Madrid for a team competition. Becca worries about her mother’s suspicious behavior and gets targeted by Russian spies.
Fleming’s Resume: TV Debut in In From the Cold
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In From the Cold Cast: Charles Brice as Chris Clarke
Character Profile: Chauncey’s tech assistant. He’s a hacker with good manners from Atlanta’s Grove Park neighborhood. Chris means well but doesn’t fully inform Jenny about his surveillance strategies.
Brice’s Resume: Darius in Pose (2018), Charlie Sutton in Watchmen (2019), Staff Sergeant John Durkin in Homeland (2020), Coley Wallace in The Survivor (2021), Louie Ward in City on a Hill (2022)
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In From the Cold Cast: Stasya Miloslavskaya as Anya Petrova
Character Profile: A younger version of the protagonist, Jenny. She works as an elite Russian spy in a 1994 timeline. Anya develops a romantic relationship with the daughter of her prime target.
Miloslavskaya’s Resume: Jenya Shemyakina in The ’90-s. Funny and Loud (2019), Tanya in The Bull (2019), Alla in Streltsov (2020), Kid in Ikariya (2020), Ksyusha in Sovershenno letniye (2021)
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In From the Cold Cast: Alyona Khmelnitskaya as Svetlana Petrova
Character Profile: Anya’s handler in 1994 Russia. She oversees an operation to prevent a biophysicist from ferreting the Yaroslav Program out of the Motherland. Svetlana remerges with a new name in the present timeline.
Khmelnitskaya’s Resume: Anna in Arbitr (1992), Minna in Little Lord Fauntleroy (2003), Lera in Mirazh (2008), Alla in Vrach (2016), Ekaterina Bashlykova in The Closer 4 (2020)
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In From the Cold Cast: Anastasia Martin as Faina Orlov
Character Profile: Anya’s love interest in 1994 Russia. She is the daughter of a Russian biophysicist. In the past, Faina’s mother died from health complications after the Chernobyl disaster.
Martin’s Resume: Peet’mat in Legends (2015), Alisa von Vamalia in Heirs of the Night (2019-20), Paige Gibson in Doctors (2020)
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In From the Cold Cast: Jeremy Ang Jones as Su-Yin
Character Profile: Anya’s friend in the 1994 timeline. He’s the son of a Chinese diplomat. Su-Yin works as a bartender in Moscow and tries to arrange a three-way sexcapade with Anya and Faina.
Jones’ Resume: PFC Jordan Wong in The Outpost (2019), Craig Jackson in Doctors (2019), Alex in EastEnders (2019), Boyfriend in Tom and Jerry (2021), Benedict Chen in Stay Close (2021)
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In From the Cold Cast: Luis Callejo as Andrés Calero
Character Profile: The brother of a Madrid night club owner. He runs a terrorist organization called Los Jinetes and colludes with a mysterious leader known only as Gideon. Andrés tries to convince young men that Spain’s liberal prime minister is destroying the Fatherland.
Callejo’s Resume: Curro in The Fury of a Patient Man (2016), Joses in Risen(2016), Ramis in Below Zero (2021), Montejo in Bandoleros (2021), Paco in More the Merrier (2021)
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The In From the Cold cast also includes Lola Mae Loughran (Skins, The Five), Amanda Bright (Coronation Street, Marley’s Ghosts), José Luis García Pérez (Buried, Holmes & Watson. Madrid Days), Robert Crumpton (The Ministry of Time, The Vault) and Alexandra Prokhorova (70 Big Ones, Valeria).
Q.V. Hough (@QVHough) is Vague Visages’ founding editor.