The Pam and Tommy cast features Lily James, Sebastian Stan and Seth Rogen. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Robert Siegel’s 2022 Hulu miniseries. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Pam and Tommy explores the relationship of actress Pamela Anderson and musician Tommy Lee. The eight-episode storyline primarily chronicles the events surrounding the 1995 release of an unauthorized sex tape, and how a man named Rand Gauthier acquired a private honeymoon video. Here’s every main performer and character in Pam and Tommy, an adaptation of Amanda Chicago Lewis’ 2014 Rolling Stone article.
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Pam and Tommy Cast: Lily James as Pamela Anderson
Character Profile: A Playboy Playmate and the star of Baywatch. She begins a whirlwind romance with musician Tommy Lee and becomes pregnant shortly after. Pam tries to build a movie career while dealing with a sex tape scandal.
James’ Resume: Lady Rose MacClare in Downton Abbey (2012-15), Cinderella in Cinderella (2015), Elizabeth Bennet in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016), Debora in Baby Driver (2017), Linda Radlett in The Pursuit of Love (2021)
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Pam and Tommy Cast: Sebastian Stan as Tommy Lee
Character Profile: The drummer for Mötley Crüe. He pursues a relationship with Pam and renovates a mansion. Tommy’s egocentric behavior inspires an employee to steal a vault that includes a sex tape.
Lee’s Resume: Blaine in Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier in the MCU (2011-), Jeff in I, Tonya (2017), Chris in Destroyer (2018), Nick Fowler in The 355 (2022)
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Pam and Tommy Cast: Seth Rogen as Rand Gauthier
Character Profile: A construction worker and amateur theologian. He steals a vault from Tommy’s home and discovers a sex tape. Rand capitalizes on the 90s internet craze and distributes the unauthorized video with the help of friends in the adult entertainment industry.
Rogen’s Resume: Ken Miller in Freaks and Geeks (1999-2000), Cal in The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Ben Stone in Knocked Up (2007), Steve Wozniak in Steve Jobs (2015), Fred Flarsky in Long Shot (2019)
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Pam and Tommy Cast: Nick Offerman as Uncle Miltie
Character Profile: An adult entertainment actor and producer. He learns about Pam and Tommy’s sex tape from Rand. Uncle Miltie (Michael Morrison) seeks distributors and investors before deciding to set up his own website.
Offerman’s Resume: Ron Swanson in Parks and Recreation (2009-15), Deputy Chief Hardy in 21 Jump Street (2012), Karl Weathers in Fargo (2015), Dick McDonald in The Founder (2016), Forest in Devs (2020)
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Pam and Tommy Cast: Taylor Schilling as Erica Gauthier
Character Profile: Rand’s estranged wife. She works as an adult entertainment actress. Erica reunites with Rand and notices a change in his demeanor.
Schilling’s Resume: Beth in The Lucky One (2012), Christine Mendez in Argo (2012), Piper Chapman in Orange Is the New Black (2013-19), Anna St. Blair in Take Me (2017), Lily in The Bite (2021)
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Pam and Tommy Cast: Andrew Dice Clay as Butchie
Character Profile: An entrepreneur who funds Rand and Uncle Miltie’s sex tape operation. He’s an underworld figure who threatens violence. Butchie initially frightens Rand.
Clay’s Resume: A Famous Stand-Up Comedian — Also, Bouncer in Pretty in Pink (1986), Augie in Blue Jasmine (2013), Sonny Knox in Hap and Leonard (2018), Lorenzo in A Star Is Born (2018)
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The Pam and Tommy cast also includes Pepi Sonuga (Famous in Love, Queens), Mozhan Marnò (House of Cards, The Blacklist), Fred Hechinger (The Woman in the Window, The White Lotus), Spenser Granese (Mayans M.C., The Many Saints of Newark) and Mike Seely (Little Accidents, Dark Waters).
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