The X cast features Mia Goth, Jenna Ortega and Brittany Snow. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Ti West’s 2022 movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
X follows an adult entertainment crew in rural Texas. They produce a film called “The Farmer’s Daughter” while staying at a boarding home. All hell breaks loose when an elderly host gets turned and makes a move on one of the actresses. Here’s every main performer and character in X.
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X Cast: Mia Goth as Maxine Minx
Character Profile: An adult entertainment actress. She dates a producer and aspires to be an industry star. Maxine grew up in a religious household.
Note: Goth also portrays the main villain, Pearl.
Goth’s Resume: P in Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (2013), Sara in Suspiria (2018), Boyse in High Life (2018), Harriet Smith in Emma. (2020), Marsha in Mayday (2021)
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X Cast: Jenna Ortega as Lorraine
Character Profile: A camera technician for “The Farmer’s Daughter.” She’s a religious woman who expresses contempt during the porn production. Lorraine decides that she wants to act in “The Farmer’s Daughter.”
Ortega’s Resume: Vice President’s Daughter in Iron Man 3 (2013), Harley Diaz in Stuck in the Middle (2016-18), Phoebe in The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020), Vada Cavell in The Fallout (2022), Tara Carpenter in Scream (2022)
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X Cast: Brittany Snow as Bobby-Lynne
Character Profile: An adult entertainment actress. She talks about being horny and films scenes with a Black co-star. Bobby-Lynne is a talented vocalist.
Snow’s Resume: Meg Pryor in American Dreams (2002-05), Amber Von Tussle in Hairspray (2007), Donna Keppel in Prom Night (2008), Chloe in the Pitch Perfect Movie Franchise (2012-17), Julia Bechley in Almost Family (2019-20)
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X Cast: Scott Mescudi as Jackson Hole
Character Profile: An adult entertainment actor. He films scenes and performs music with Bobby-Lynne. Jackson served two tours in the Vietnam War.
Mescudi’s Resume: A Grammy Award-Winning Musician — Also, Domingo Brown in How to Make It in America (2010-11), Richard Poythress in We Are Who We Are (2020), Francis in Westworld (2020), DJ Chello in Don’t Look Up (2021)
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X Cast: Martin Henderson as Wayne Gilroy
Character Profile: An adult entertainment producer. He schedules a film shoot at a rural Texas boarding home. Wayne dates Maxine and doesn’t mind that she has sex with other men.
Henderson’s Resume: Noah in The Ring (2002), Ford in Torque (2004), Hollis Elmore in Smokin’ Aces (2006), Dr. Nathan Riggs in Grey’s Anatomy (2015-17) Jack Sheridan in Virgin River (2019-)
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X Cast: Owen Campbell as RJ Nichols
Character Profile: An adult entertainment director. He believes that it’s possible to make a “good dirty movie.” RJ wrote the script for “The Farmer’s Daughter” and often uses the term “cinema” while discussing his work.
Campbell’s Resume: Jared Connors in The Americans (2014), Jack in As You Are (2016), Zach in Super Dark Times (2017), Mark in The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018), Sid in Body Brokers (2021)
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X Cast: Stephen Ure as Howard
Character Profile: A boarding house owner. He’s a World War II veteran who hosts Wayne’s crew. Howard refuses his wife’s sexual advances due to his old age and declining health.
Ure’s Resume: Grishnakh in The Lord of the Rings Movie Franchise (2002-2003), Fimbul in The Hobbit Movie Franchise (2012-13), Neville Whittnish in The Light Between Oceans (2016), Pewsey in Mortal Engines (2018), Bill Crooke in Vegas (2021)
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The X cast also includes James Gaylyn (Avatar, The Royal Treatment), Simon Prast (Go Girls, The Gulf), Geoff Dolan (Spooked, Sweet Tooth), Matthew J. Saville (Super City, The Almighty Johnsons) and Bryony Skillington (Sweet Tooth, The Power of the Dog).
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