The No Exit cast features Havana Rose Liu, Danny Ramirez and David Rysdahl. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Damien Power’s 2022 Hulu movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
No Exit follows a recovering alcoholic named Darby. She leaves a rehab facility in Sacramento and travels to Salt Lake City to visit her ailing mother. During the trip, Darby gets stranded at a mountain rest stop and investigates a kidnapping conspiracy. Here’s every main performer and character in No Exit, an adaptation of Taylor Adams’ 2017 novel.
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No Exit Cast: Havana Rose Liu as Darby Thorne
Character Profile: A recovering alcoholic. After 11 days of sobriety, she flees from a rehab facility to check on her mother’s health in Utah. Darby stays at a rest stop and discovers a young girl that has seemingly been kidnapped.
Liu’s Resume: Bea in Mayday (2021), Sarah in The Chair (2021), Bailey in The Sky Is Everywhere (2022)
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No Exit Cast: Danny Ramirez as Ash
Character Profile: A rest stop guest from the Lower Haight neighborhood of San Francisco. He participates in a game of Bullshit and states that he grew up in Johnstown, Colorado. Ash bonds with Darby but doesn’t intend to help her.
Ramirez’s Resume: Paolo in Orange Is the New Black (2017), Mario Martinez in On My Block (2018-19), Diamond in Assassination Nation (2018), Joaquin Torres in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021), Fanboy in Top Gun: Maverick (2022)
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No Exit Cast: David Rysdahl as Lars
Character Profile: A rest stop guest. He claims to be from Battle Mountain, Nevada. Lars makes Darby nervous because of his erratic behavior.
Rysdahl’s Resume: Spencer in That’s Not Us (2015), Derek in Stay Awake (2015), Jordan Nesbitt in Black Swell (2016), Eli in The Revival (2017), Mike in Nine Days (2020)
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No Exit Cast: Dennis Haysbert as Ed
Character Profile: A rest stop guest from San Jose, California. He’s a former U.S. Marine who plans to visit Reno, Nevada with his partner. Ed organizes a card game and hopes to learn more about the other rest stop guests.
Haysbert’s Resume: Donald Breedan in Heat (1995), Detective Larry McBain in The Thirteenth Floor (1999), President David Palmer in 24 (2001-07), Raymond Deagan in Far from Heaven (2002), God in Lucifer (2020-21)
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No Exit Cast: Dale Dickey as Sandie
Character Profile: Ed’s partner. She’s a former nurse who also worked as a maid. Sandie plays nice with Darby but doesn’t reveal her true motivations.
Dickey’s Resume: Mrs. Davis in The Pledge (2001), Merab in Winter’s Bone (2010), Mrs. Davis in Iron Man 3 (2013), Elsie in Hell or High Water (2016), RoseMarie in Unbelievable (2019)
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The No Exit cast also includes Mila Harris (Heart of the Manor, King Saud), Benedict Wall (Shadow in the Cloud, The Panthers), Nomi Cohen, James Gaylyn and Lisa Zhang.
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