The Princess cast features Joey King, Dominic Cooper and Olga Kurylenko. This info article contains minor spoilers for Le-Van Kiet’s 2022 Hulu movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
The Princess follows a young female warrior who rejects an arranged marriage to a warlord. After escaping from several guards, she goes on the run and receives advice from her longtime mentor. The narrative examines the protagonist’s attempts to prove that she is worthy of her father’s throne. Here’s every main performer and character in The Princess.
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The Princess Cast: Joey King as The Princess
Character Profile: The eldest daughter of The King. As a child, she trained to be a warrior and dreamed of living an independent life. The Princess lashes out when her father arranges for her to marry a warlord.
King’s Resume: Molly in Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011), Christine in The Conjuring (2013), Sam in Independence Day: Resurgence (2016), Shelly “Elle” Evans in The Kissing Booth Movie Trilogy (2018-20), Gypsy Rose Blanchard in The Act (2019)
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The Princess Cast: Dominic Cooper as Julius
Character Profile: The Princess’ husband-to-be. He is hand-picked to be The King’s successor. Julius is well-known for wreaking havoc during his quest for power.
Cooper’s Resume: Allington in Band of Brothers (2001), Howard Stark in the MCU (2011-), Milton Greene in My Week with Marilyn (2011), Henry Sturges in Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012), Jesse Custer in Preacher (2016-19)
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The Princess Cast: Olga Kurylenko as Moira
Character Profile: Julius’ valued consort. She has political ambitions and carries a whip. Moira strategizes against The Princess when Julius rejects her advice.
Kurylenko’s Resume: Nika Boronina in Hitman (2007), Julia in Oblivion (2013), Camille in Quantum of Solace (2008), Headmistress Kirova in Vampire Academy (2014), Antonia/Taskmaster in Black Widow (2021)
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The Princess Cast: Veronica Ngo as Linh
Character Profile: The Princess’ mentor. She believes that a true warrior is defined by her motivations. Linh teaches The Princess how to fight from her heart with patience and focus.
Ngo’s Resume: Paige Tico in Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017), Tien in Bright (2017), Hai Phuong in Furie (2019), Quynh in The Old Guard (2020), Hanoi Hannah in Da 5 Bloods (2020)
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The Princess Cast: Ed Stoppard as The King
Character Profile: The Princess’ father. He seeks an honorable heir and doesn’t fully trust his daughter. The King is accused of straying from royal traditions.
Stoppard’s Resume: Henryk in The Pianist (2002), Misha in Branded (2012), Julian in Youth (2015), King Philip in Knightfall (2017-19), The Director in Brave New World (2020)
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The Princess Cast: Alex Reid as The Queen
Character Profile: The Princess’ mother. In the past, she allowed Linh to privately train her daughter. The Queen worries about the safety of her two children.
Reid’s Resume: Beth in The Descent (2005), Sally in Misfits (2009-11), Inga Meyer in Silent Witness (2018), Joanne Steiger in The Bellwether (2019), Leah Mandelbaum Schwartz in Unorthodox (2020)
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The Princess cast also includes Kristofer Kamiyasu (Good Omens, Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard), Antoni Davidov (Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans), Fergus O’Donnell (Coronation Street, Downton Abbey), Katelyn Rose Downey (movie debut) and Allegra du Toit (White Dragon).
Q.V. Hough (@QVHough) is Vague Visages’ founding editor.