The Marry Me cast features Jennifer Lopez, Owen Wilson and Maluma. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Kat Coiro’s 2022 movie on Peacock. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Marry Me follows an American pop star who plans to wed a fellow musician. When Kat Valdez learns the unfortunate truth about her beau, she agrees to marry a random concertgoer named Charlie Gilbert. The storyline explores the ups and down of the protagonists’ romantic journey. Here’s every main player in Marry Me.
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Marry Me Cast: Jennifer Lopez as Kat Valdez
Character Profile: A famous pop star. She decides to marry an alleged fan after learning that her fiancee cheated. Kat uses social media to elevate both herself and her new partner.
Lopez’s Resume: An Iconic American Pop Star; Also — Selena Quintanilla in Selena (1997), Karen Sisco in Out of Sight (1998), Jean Gilkyson in An Unfinished Life (2005), Harlee Santos in Shades of Blue (2016-18), Ramona in Hustlers (2019)
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Marry Me Cast: Owen Wilson as Charlie Gilbert
Character Profile: A math teacher from Peoria, Illinois. He takes his daughter to a concert and agrees to a sham marriage with Kat Valdez. Charlie learns to appreciate the pop star and gets jealous when she performs with her ex-fiancee.
Wilson’s Resume: Dignan in Bottle Rocket (1996), Eli Cash in The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), John Beckwith in Wedding Crashers (2005), Lightning McQueen in Cars (2006), Herbsaint Sazerac in The French Dispatch (2021)
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Marry Me Cast: Maluma as Bastian
Character Profile: Kat’s fiancee, a famous pop star. He gets exposed for cheating with an assistant. Bastian maintains a cordial relationship with Kat and asks her to perform with him at Madison Square Garden.
Maluma’s Resume: A Popular Colombian Recording Artist — Also, Mariano in Encanto (2021)
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Marry Me Cast: John Bradley as Collin Calloway
Character Profile: Kat’s manager. He spins a public scandal into a heartwarming story about his client marrying an Illinois teacher. Collin keeps a close eye on Kat and strategizes to optimize her success.
Bradley’s Resume: Samwell Tarly in Game of Thrones (2011-19), Giovanni de Medici in Borgia (2011), Derrick Fellner in The Brothers Grimsby (2016), Ricky Rollins in American Satan (2017), KC Houseman in Moonfall (2022)
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Marry Me Cast: Sarah Silverman as Parker Debbs
Character Profile: Charlie’s colleague, a guidance counselor. She tags along during several events and provides extra comic relief.
Silverman’s Resume: A Popular Stand-Up Comedian — Also, Patty Di Marco in School of Rock (2003), Geraldine in Take This Waltz (2011), Helen Schiff in Masters of Sex (2014-16), Laney Brooks in I Smile Back (2015)
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Marry Me Cast: Chloe Coleman as Lou Gilbert
Character Profile: Charlie’s daughter. She doesn’t initially meet Kat yet admires her social media following. Lou tries to overcome stagefright while preparing for a “Mathalon.”
Coleman’s Resume: Idit Ovadia in Transparent (2016), Skye Carlson in Big Little Lies (2017-19), Sophie in My Spy (2020), Nevaeh in Upload (2020), Emily in Gunpowder Milkshake (2021)
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Marry Me Cast: Michelle Buteau as Melissa
Character Profile: Kat’s assistant. She assumes the duties of a disgraced colleague. Melissa helps Kat with her personal branding via Instagram videos.
Buteau’s Resume: Beck in The Tick (2017), Veronica in Always Be My Maybe (2019), Martina in Isn’t It Romantic (2019), Bree Washington in First Wives Club (2019-21), Trudy in Happiest Season (2020)
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Marry Me Cast: Stephen Wallem as Jonathan Pitts
Character Profile: Charlie’s colleague, a glee club leader. He is a Kat Valdez fan and performs with her at a public event. Jonathan describes himself as an “architect of song.”
Wallem’s Resume: Thor Lundgren in Nurse Jackie (2009-15), Randall in Horace and Pete (2016), Tom in Sacred Journeys (2016), Rudy Syndergaard in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2019-), Winston Robards in The Resident (2021-)
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The Marry Me cast also includes Katrina Cunningham (The Deuce, Trinkets), Taliyah Whitaker (The Dead Don’t Die, See You Yesterday), Diego Lucano (CHARACTERz, Big Dogs), Brady Noon (Boardwalk Empire, The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers) and Connor Noon (Boardwalk Empire).
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