The Metal Lords cast features Jaeden Martell, Adrian Greensmith and Isis Hainsworth. This article breaks down the trailer for Peter Sollett’s 2022 Netflix movie. Keep up with the latest industry headlines in Vague Visages’ News section.
Metal Lords follows two heavy metal enthusiasts at Glenwood Lake High School. Kevin and Hunter hope to compete in a Battle of the Bands competition but need a bass player to improve their chances of winning. The storyline follows the young protagonists as they begin a musical adventure with a female classmate named Emily. Here’s a cast and character guide for Metal Lords, the latest project from Game of Thrones’ D.B. Weiss and David Benioff. Check out the trailer below.
Metal Lords Trailer: Jaeden Martell as Kevin Schlieb
Character Profile: A quiet student at Glenwood Lake High School. He develops a friendship with a cellist in the Metal Lords trailer and then invites her to play in his two-man band. Kevin relies on his best friend for timely advice.
Martell’s Resume: Oliver in St. Vincent (2014), Alton in Midnight Special (2016), Bill Denbrough in It (2017), Jacob Thrombey in Knives Out (2019), Jacob Barber in Defending Jacob (2020)
Metal Lords Trailer: Adrian Greensmith as Hunter Sylvester
Character Profile: Kevin’s best friend. He’s a metalhead at heart and hopes to project a specific image. In the Metal Lords trailer, Hunter worries that Kevin’s love interest could break up their band.
Greensmith’s Resume: Arthur Spindell in Harlan Coben’s Shelter (2021), Movie Debut in Metal Lords
Metal Lords Trailer: Isis Hainsworth as Emily Spector
Character Profile: A cellist at Glenwood Lake High School. She forms a bond with Kevin in the Metal Lords trailer. Emily is viewed as a threat by Hunter.
Hainsworth’s Resume: Abigail Warren in Harlots (2018), Louise Graham in The Victim (2019), Hermia in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2019), Elizabeth Martin in Emma. (2020), Jenny in Misbehaviour (2020)
The Metal Lords cast also includes Brett Gelman (The Other Guys, Stranger Things), Sufe Bradshaw (Star Trek, Veep), Katie O’Grady (Portlandia, The Birch), Michelle Mao (Sweet Home, Morgan’s Secret Admirer) and Analesa Fisher (Crazy Fast, Total Eclipse). Metal Lords releases on April 8, 2022.
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