2020s

Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Love in the Villa’

The Love in the Villa cast features Kat Graham, Tom Hopper and Raymond Ablack. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Mark Steven Johnson’s 2022 Netflix movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Love in the Villa follows an American woman who vacations in Italy. When Julie Hutton arrives at La Villa Romantica in Verona, she realizes that her room was double-booked. The narrative parallels the story of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet as Julie falls in love with a British businessman. Here’s every main performer and character in Love in the Villa.

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Love in the Villa Cast: Kat Graham as Julie Hutton

Character Profile: A third grade English teacher in Minneapolis. She travels to Verona after a sudden break-up. Julie clashes with a British man while sharing La Villa Romantica.

Graham’s Resume: Bonnie Bennett in The Vampire Diaries (2009-17), Jada Pinkett in All Eyez on Me (2017), Samantha Sutherland in How It Ends (2018), Demyra in Cut Throat City (2020), Erica in Operation Christmas Drop (2020)

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Love in the Villa Cast: Tom Hopper as Charlie Fletcher

Character Profile: A British wine distributor who likes to cook and lift weights. He books a room at La Villa Romantica through House ‘n Host. Charlie teases Julie while sharing a rental but then backs down when she plays dirty.

Hopper’s Resume: Sir Percival in Merlin (2010-12), Billy Bones in Black Sails (2014-17), Dickon Tarly in Game of Thrones (2017), Luther Hargreeves in The Umbrella Academy (2019-20), Declan Smith in SAS: Rise of the Black Swan (2021)

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Love in the Villa Cast: Raymond Ablack as Brandon

Character Profile: Julie’s boyfriend. He is a St. Paul district attorney and former football star at the University of Minnesota. Brandon breaks up with Julie and then tracks her down in Verona.

Ablack’s Resume: Sav Bhandari in Degrassi: The Next Generation (2007-11), Raj Singh in Orphan Black (2013-16), Gabriel in Teenagers (2014-17), Joe in Ginny & Georgia (2021), Nate in Maid (2021)

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Love in the Villa Cast: Laura Hopper as Cassie

Character Profile: Charlie’s ex-girlfriend. She is a former model who works as a fashion designer. Cassie visits Charlie in Verona while en route to a Paris fashion show.

Hopper’s Resume: Clare in Leopard (2013), Kayleigh Jackson in Doctors (2016-19), Stacey in The Marker (2017), Jenna Gibbs in Hollyoaks (2017), Rachel Herschberger in The Umbrella Academy (2022)

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Love in the Villa Cast: Sean Amsing as Rob

Character Profile: Julie’s colleague. He takes care of her snake, Beatrice. Rob offers brutally honest advice to Julie.

Amsing’s Resume: Davinder in Parked (2014), Gus in Altered Carbon (2018), Elf Serge in Noelle (2019), Marty in Always Be My Maybe (2019), Roberto in Love, Guaranteed (2020)

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Love in the Villa Cast: Emilio Solfrizzi as Silvio D’Angelo

Character Profile: A House ‘n Host host. He apologizes for a double booking at La Villa Romantica. Silvio believes in the concepts of destiny and fate.

Solfrizzi’s Resume: Loiacono in Ormai è fatta! (1999), Gustavo in Agata and the Storm (2004), Paolo Giorgi in Tutti pazzi per amore (2008-12), Piero Cicala in Se sei così ti dico sì (2011), Luigi Cordaro in Amore pensaci tu (2017)

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The Love in the Villa cast also includes Lorenzo Lazzarini (Daitona, Underworld), Vincent Riotta, Solimano Pontarollo, Stefano Skalkotos (A Holy Venetian FamilyThe Trial) and Francesco Wolf.

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