The Outer Range cast features Josh Brolin, Imogen Poots and Lili Taylor. This info article contains minor spoilers for Brian Watkins’ Amazon series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Outer Range follows a Wyoming rancher named Royal Abbott. When he agrees to host a female hippie, a massive hole suddenly appears on his property. The storyline explores Royal’s practical concerns (land and family) while teasing a supernatural element that links to his childhood and the Greek God Chronos. Here’s every main performer and character in Outer Range.
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Outer Range Cast: Josh Brolin as Royal Abbott
Character Profile: A Wyoming ranch owner and conservationist. He wants to fill a “great void” in his life. Royal detects supernatural activity on his property after allowing a drifter to camp on the west end.
Brolin’s Resume: Brand in The Goonies (1985), Llewelyn Moss in No Country for Old Men (2007), Christian F. “Bigfoot” Bjornsen in Inherent Vice (2014), Thanos in the MCU (2015-), Gurney Halleck in Dune (2021)
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Outer Range Cast: Imogen Poots as Autumn
Character Profile: A self-identified poet from Boulder, Colorado. She arrives at the Abbott ranch and asks to camp. Autumn believes that supernatural activity on Royal’s land connects to her childhood.
Poots’ Resume: Tammy in 28 Weeks Later (2007), Amber in Green Room (2015), Della in Knight of Cups (2015), Gemma in Vivarium (2019), Joy Hanks in I Know This Much Is True (2020)
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Outer Range Cast: Lili Taylor as Cecilia Abbott
Character Profile: Royal’s wife. She believes in God but doesn’t believe that her missing daughter-in-law will come home. Cecilia protects her family and feels a lingering sense of danger.
Taylor’s Resume: Jamie Wilson in Born on the Fourth of July (1989), Valerie Jean Solanas in I Shot Andy Warhol (1996), Lynda Rumancek in Hemlock Grove (2013-14), Carolyn Perron in The Conjuring (2013), Birdy McKeegan in Perry Mason (2020)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Tokyo Vice’
Outer Range Cast: Tom Pelphrey as Perry Abbott
Character Profile: Royal’s oldest son. He struggles emotionally after the disappearance of his wife. Perry kills a neighbor during a brawl and covers up the crime with his brother and father.
Pelphrey’s Resume: Jonathan Randall in Guiding Light (2003-09), Kurt Bunker in Banshee (2015-16), Ward Meachum in Iron Fist (2017-18), Joe Mankiewicz in Mank (2020), Ben Davis in Ozark (2020)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Death on the Nile’
Outer Range Cast: Tamara Podemski as Deputy Sheriff Joy
Character Profile: A gay and Native American police officer in Amelia County. She prepares for an election and needs the support of the Abbott family’s neighbors/enemies. Joy informs Royal and company that the search for Perry’s missing wife has officially ended.
Podemski’s Resume: Little Margaret in Dance Me Outside (1994), Deborah “Chicky” Etienne in Indian Summer: The Oka Crisis (2006), Alison Trent in Coroner (2019-21), Babe Cloud in Run (2020), Tara in Unsettled (2020)
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Outer Range Cast: Lewis Pullman as Rhett Abbott
Character Profile: Royal’s youngest son. He’s a cowboy who hopes for more rodeo opportunities. Rhett tries to reignite a romance with his former girlfriend.
Pullman’s Resume: Dallas in Lean on Pete (2017), Miles Miller in Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), Garret in Them That Follow (2019), Major Major in Catch-22 (2019), Bob in Top Gun: Maverick (2022)
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Outer Range Cast: Noah Reid as Billy Tillerson
Character Profile: Royal’s neighbor, the son of a wealthy ranch owner. He is positioned as the wildcard of the family. Billy sings a Whitney Houston song to himself in a mirror during episode two.
Reid’s Resume: Marshall Wheeler in Strange Days at Blake Holsey High (2002-06), Farley Gordon in Score: A Hockey Musical (2010), Patrick Brewer in Schitt’s Creek (2017-20), JJ in Buffaloed (2019), Marcus in Disappearance at Clifton Hill (2019)
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Outer Range Cast: Shaun Sipos as Luke Tillerson
Character Profile: Royal’s neighbor, the unofficial leader of the Tillerson siblings. He informs the Abbotts about a zoning issue. Luke investigates his brother’s disappearance.
Sipos’ Resume: Frankie in Final Destination 2 (2003), Evan Drince in Rampage (2009), Aaron Whitmore in The Vampire Diaries (2013-14), Darryl in Texas Chainsaw (2013), Adam Strange in Krypton (2018-19)
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Outer Range Cast: Isabel Arraiza as Maria Olivares
Character Profile: Rhett’s ex-girlfriend. In the past, she studied to be a veterinarian but “burned out.” Maria reunites with Rhett at the beginning of the series.
Arraiza’s Resume: Lourdes in The Oath (2018-19), Marina in American Dreamer (2018), Cristina DeLorean in Driven (2018), Yoli Castillo in Pearson (2019), Ana Baxter in The Little Things (2021)
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Outer Range Cast: Will Patton as Wayne Tillerson
Character Profile: Royal’s neighbor and longtime enemy. He’s a sick ranch owner who is curious about what he can’t see. Wayne seems to know something about the supernatural activity on Royal’s property.
Patton’s Resume: Scott Pritchard in No Way Out (1987), General Bethlehem in The Postman (1997), Chick in Armageddon (1998), Garrett Randle in Yellowstone (2020-22), Officer Hawkins in Halloween Kills (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Severance’
The Outer Range cast also includes Olive Abercrombie (The Haunting of Hill House, Stargirl), Morningstar Angeline (Yellowstone, The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw), Hank Rogerson (Sicario, Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar), Ofelia Garcia (TV debut), Matthew Maher (Gone Baby Gone, Captain Marvel), Matt Lauria (Friday Night Lights, Kingdom), Deirdre O’Connell (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, The Path) and Teaguen Arbogast (TV debut).
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