2020s

Know the Cast: ‘Resident Evil’

Resident Evil Cast - Every Performer and Character in the Netflix Series

The Resident Evil cast features Ella Balinska, Tamara Smart and Siena Agudong. This info article contains minor spoilers for Andrew Dabb’s Netflix series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Resident Evil explores a corporate conspiracy involving humans and mutants. In 2022, Jade and Billie Wesker learn the truth about their father’s work at a company called Umbrella. In 2036, the siblings reunite when an outbreak of “Zeroes” threatens the survival of humans on Earth. The narrative follows Jade and Billie as they try to overcome their differences in dual timelines. Here’s every main performer and character in Resident Evil, an adaptation of the Capcom video game.

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Resident Evil Cast: Ella Balinska as Jade Wesker

Resident Evil Cast on Netflix - Ella Balinska as Jade Wesker

Character Profile: A mutant researcher in 2036. She has a husband named Arjun and a daughter named Bea. Jade must think about the big picture when her sister emerges as Umbrella’s new leader.

Balinska’s Resume: Tanya Mason in Junction 9 (2015), Nyela Malik in The Athena (2018-19), Grace Briggs in Midsomer Murders (2018), Jane Kano in Charlie’s Angels (2019), Cherie in Run Sweetheart Run (2020)

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Resident Evil Cast: Tamara Smart as Young Jade Wesker

Resident Evil Cast on Netflix - Tamara Smart as Young Jade Wesker

Character Profile: A 14-year-old version of the protagonist in a 2022 timeline. She learns about a conspiracy involving her father’s employer. Young Jade investigates Umbrella with her sick sister, Billie.

Smart’s Resume: Enid Nightshade in The Worst Witch (2017-20), Hailey Hicks in Hard Sun (2018), Louise Fulci in Are You Afraid of the Dark? (2019), Juliet in Artemis Fowl (2020), Kelly Ferguson in A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting (2020)

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Resident Evil Cast: Siena Agudong as Young Billie Wesker

Resident Evil Cast on Netflix - Siena Agudong as Young Billie Wesker

Character Profile: Jade’s sister. She gets bitten by a sick dog in the 2022 timeline. Young Billie struggles with anger issues while worrying about her physical health.

Agudong’s Resume: Sophia Miller in Star Falls (2018), Nick in No Good Nick (2019), Reina in Upside-Down Magic (2020), Olivia in Hawaii Five-0 (2020), Young Mia in F9: The Fast Saga (2021)

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Resident Evil Cast: Adeline Rudolph as Billie Wesker

Resident Evil Cast on Netflix - Adeline Rudolph as Billie Wesker

Character Profile: Billie in the 2036 timeline. She locates Jade and allegedly suffers from poor health. Billie secretly calls all the shots for Umbrella.

Rudolph’s Resume: Agatha in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018-20), Minerva Marble in Riverdale (2021)

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Resident Evil Cast: Paola Núñez as Evelyn Marcus

Resident Evil Cast on Netflix - Paola Núñez as Evelyn Marcus

Character Profile: The Umbrella CEO. She wants to end depression and change the world. Evelyn’s experiments lead to a mutant outbreak in the 2022 timeline.

Núñez’s Resume: Bárbara Bazterrica in Amor en custodia (2005-06), Maria Garcia in The Son (2017-19), Esme Carmona in The Purge (2019), Manuela Cortés Santos in La Reina del Sur (2019), Rita in Bad Boys for Life (2020)

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Resident Evil Cast: Lance Reddick as Albert Wesker

Resident Evil Cast on Netflix - Lance Reddick as Albert Wesker

Character Profile: Jade and Billie’s father. He works for Umbrella and protects a secret agenda. Albert uses his daughters’ blood for health reasons.

Reddick’s Resume: Cedric Daniels in The Wire (2002-08), Phillip Broyles in Fringe (2008-13), General Caulfield in White House Down (2013), Irvin Irving in Bosch (2014-21), Charon in the John Wick Movie Franchise (2014-)

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The Resident Evil cast also includes Connor Gosatti (3rd Night), Pedro de Tavira Egurrola (José José: El príncipe de la canción, The Five Juanas), Ahad Raza Mir (Ehd-e-Wafa, Hum Tum), Turlough Convery (Killing Eve, Sanditon) and Ayushi Chhabra (919 Lakeview Drive, Star Trek: Picard).

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