The Fresh cast features Daisy Edgar-Jones, Sebastian Stan and Jonica T. Gibbs. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Mimi Cave’s 2022 Hulu movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Fresh follows a woman named Noa who feels disillusioned with online dating. When she meets a man named Steve at a grocery store, they immediately connect and plan a weekend trip together. Noa subsequently learns that her new friend has a taste for a special type of meat. Here’s every main performer and character in Fresh.
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Fresh Cast: Daisy Edgar-Jones as Noa
Character Profile: An only child and online dater. She organically meets a charismatic grocery shopper and forms a sexual relationship with him. Noa receives a big surprise at her new friend’s forest home.
Edgar-Jones’ Resume: Olivia Marsden in Cold Feet (2016-20), Jessica Timpson in Silent Witness (2017), Cassie in Pond Life (2018), Emily Gresham in War of the Worlds (2019-21), Marianne in Normal People (2020)
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Fresh Cast: Sebastian Stan as Steve
Character Profile: Noa’s love interest. He’s a self-proclaimed reconstructive surgeon from Texas who appears to be single. Steve carries out a bloody operation at his rural home.
Stan’s Resume: Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier in the MCU (2011-), Jeff in I, Tonya (2017), Chris in Destroyer (2018), Nick Fowler in The 355 (2022), Tommy Lee in Pam & Tommy (2022)
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Fresh Cast: Jonica T. Gibbs as Mollie
Character Profile: Noa’s best friend. She’s a bisexual woman who recalls a relationship with a local bartender. Mollie worries about Noa and tries to find her in “Cottage Grove.”
Gibbs’ Resume: Fundraiser Guest in Good Trouble (2019-20), Hattie in Twenties (2020-21), Omni/Martha in Electric Easy (2021)
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Fresh Cast: Charlotte Le Bon as Ann
Character Profile: Steve’s wife. She meets with Mollie and then attacks her. Ann later targets Noa in the woods.
Le Bon’s Resume: Marguerite in The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014), Annie in The Walk (2015), Marie Kovárníková in Anthropoid (2016), Ana Khesarian in The Promise (2016), Lola in Cheyenne & Lola (2020-21)
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Fresh Cast: Dayo Okeniyi as Paul
Character Profile: A bartender at Clough Club. He is Mollie’s former sex buddy. Paul feels reluctant to give up information about Steve, who visits the Clough Club with Noa early in the movie.
Okeniyi’s Resume: Thrush in The Hunger Games (2012), Marcus in The Spectacular Now (2013), Oloman in See (2019-21), Earl in Queenpins (2021), Charles Antetokounmpo in Rise (2022)
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The Fresh cast also includes:
- Andrea Bang (Kim’s Convenience, Luce)
- Brett Dier (Jane the Virgin, The New Romantic)
- Alina Maris (feature debut)
- William Belleau (Blood Quantum, The Unforgivable)
- Lachlan Quarmby (Baking Spirits Bright, A Very Merry Bridesmaid)
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