Know the Cast: ‘Ms. Marvel’

The Ms. Marvel cast features Iman Vellani, Matt Lintz and Zenobia Shroff. This info article contains minor spoilers for Bisha K. Ali’s 2022 Disney+ miniseries. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Ms. Marvel follows a Pakistani-American teenager from Jersey City, New Jersey. When Kamala Khan attends the fist annual AvengerCon, she acquires metaphysical powers upon wearing a customized costume with a familial heirloom. The storyline chronicles the protagonist’s journey as she transforms into a real-life superhero. Here’s every main performer and character in Ms. Marvel.

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Ms. Marvel Cast: Iman Vellani as Kamala Khan

Character Profile: A 16-year-old Jersey City native who attends Coles Academic High School. She runs Sloth Baby Productions on YouTube and enjoys Scott Lang’s podcast. Kamala acquires superhero powers through a magical bracelet.

Vellani’s Resume: TV Debut in Ms. Marvel

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Ms. Marvel Cast: Matt Lintz as Bruno Carrelli

Character Profile: Kamala’s best friend. He’s an AvengerCon enthusiast who develops home entertainment tech systems. Bruno urges Kamala to “save the world.”

Lintz’s Resume: Mark in Halloween II (2009), Matty Van Patten in Pixels (2015), Younger Coleman Brother in Free State of Jones (2016), Henry in The Walking Dead (2018-19), Stevie Taggert in The Alienist (2018)

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Ms. Marvel Cast: Zenobia Shroff as Muneeba Khan

Character Profile: Kamala’s mother. She is a Pakistani-American woman who sets firm rules for her children. Muneeba worries about Kamala being negatively influenced by classmates.

Shroff’s Resume: Sharmeen in The Big Sick (2017), Priya Ullah in The Affair (2018-19), Himaya Pravesh in The Resident (2018), Indian Prime Minister Vanya Kharti in Madam Secretary (2018), Rita’s Mom in 7 Days (2021)

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Ms. Marvel Cast: Mohan Kapur as Yusuf Khan

Character Profile: Kamala’s father. He’s an easy-going man who playfully teases his children. Yusuf receives technological help at home from Bruno.

Kapur’s Resume: Mr. Kapoor in Happy New Year (2014), Subramanian in Hostages (2019-20), Pratap Rana in Official Bhootiyagiri (2020), Lalit in Black Widows (2020), Abhay Bhatnagar in Squad (2021)

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Ms. Marvel Cast: Saagar Shaikh as Aamir Khan

Character Profile: Kamala’s brother. He prays frequently in the Urdu language. Aamir looks after the best interests of Kamala.

Shaikh’s Resume: Bruce in Welcome to Forever (2014), Sound Guy in Average Joe (2016), Haaris Shaikh in Unfair & Ugly (2018), Amit in Yeoja (2018), Office-Topia Worker in Liza on Demand (2019)

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Ms. Marvel Cast: Yasmeen Fletcher as Nakia Bahadir

Character Profile: Kamala’s friend. She’s a Turkish-American woman who attends Coles Academic High School. Nakia and Kamala visit the same mosque.

Fletcher’s Resume: Kaitlin in Andi Mack (2019), Yasmeen in Ham on Rye (2019), Chandra in Upside-Down Magic (2020), Carly in Let Us In (2021)

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Ms. Marvel Cast: Laurel Marsden as Zoe Zimmer

Character Profile: Kamala’s classmate. She has 80,000 followers on social media and doesn’t seem interested in learning about the nuances of various cultures within her community. Zoe is the first person to experience Kamala’s powers.

Marsden’s Resume: Kara in Survive (2020)

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The Ms. Marvel cast also includes Arian Moayed (Succession, Inventing Anna), Alysia Reiner (Orange Is the New Black, Better Things), Jordan Firstman (Search Party, Miracle Workers), Azhar Usman (Mooz-Lum, Patriot), Anjali Bhimani (The SopranosModern Family) and Sophia Mahmud (The Blacklist, Ehd-e-Wafa).

Q.V. Hough (@QVHough) is Vague Visages’ founding editor.