Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Don’t Worry Darling’

Don't Worry Darling Cast - Every Actor and Character in the 2022 Movie

The Don’t Worry Darling cast features Florence Pugh, Harry Styles and Chris Pine. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Olivia Wilde’s 2022 movie on HBO Max. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Don’t Worry Darling follows a couple that seemingly lives the American Dream. As Jack climbs the professional ladder at an innovative company, his wife Alice looks after their California home. The narrative follows the main protagonists as they attempt to find common ground with neighbors through unorthodox methods. Here’s every actor and character in Don’t Worry Darling.

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Don’t Worry Darling Cast: Florence Pugh as Alice

Don't Worry Darling Cast - Florence Pugh as Alice

Character Profile: An American housewife. She is a ballet dancer who worries about the mental health of a female acquaintance. Alice suspects that her husband’s boss is up to no good.

Pugh’s Resume: Katherine in Lady Macbeth (2016), Charlie/Charmian Ross in The Little Drummer Girl (2018), Dani in Midsommar (2019), Amy March in Little Women (2019), Yelena Belova in Black Widow (2021)

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Don’t Worry Darling Cast: Harry Styles as Jack

Don't Worry Darling Cast - Harry Styles as Jack

Character Profile: Alice’s husband. He is an American businessman who plans to join his company’s senior advisory board. Jack helps his colleagues protect a secret.

Styles’ Resume: An Original Member of One Direction — Also, Alex in Dunkirk (2017), Eros in Eternals (2021)

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Don’t Worry Darling Cast: Chris Pine as Frank

Don't Worry Darling Cast - Chris Pine as Frank

Character Profile: Jack’s boss. He is the head of a company called Victory. Frank says little about the specifics of his work during public speeches.

Pine’s Resume: Kirk in Star Trek (2009), Toby Howard in Hell or High Water (2016), Steve Trevor in Wonder Woman (2017), Peter Parker in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018), Henry Pelham in All the Old Knives (2022)

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Don’t Worry Darling Cast: Olivia Wilde as Bunny

Don't Worry Darling Cast - Olivia Wilde as Bunny

Character Profile: Alice’s neighbor. She is a lively woman who seems to enjoy her lifestyle. Bunny makes a big sacrifice in order to live in her community.

Wilde’s Resume: Angela Holden in Alpha Dog (2006), Quorra in TRON: Legacy (2010), Jane in The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013), Zoe in The Lazarus Effect (2015), Kathy Scruggs in Richard Jewell (2019)

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Don’t Worry Darling Cast: KiKi Layne as Margaret

Don't Worry Darling Cast - KiKi Layne as Margaret

Character Profile: A Victory resident. Her life spirals out of control after a bizarre outdoors experience. Margaret’s behavior causes Alice to investigate people in her community.

Layne’s Resume: Tish Rivers in If Beale Street Could Talk (2018), Bessie in Native Son (2019), Carrie in Captive State (2019), Nile in The Old Guard (2020), Meeka in Coming 2 America (2021)

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Don’t Worry Darling Cast: Gemma Chan as Shelley

Don't Worry Darling Cast - Gemma Chan as Shelley

Character Profile: Frank’s wife. She is a ballet instructor who promotes the Victory Project. Shelley’s robotic demeanor contrasts with Alice’s naturalism.

Chan’s Resume: Mia/Anita in Humans (2015-18), Astrid Young Teo in Crazy Rich Asians (2018), Minn-Erva in Captain Marvel (2019), Namaari in Raya and the Last Dragon (2021), Sersi in Eternals (2021)

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Don’t Worry Darling Cast: Nick Kroll as Dean

Don't Worry Darling Cast - Nick Kroll as Dean

Character Profile: Bunny’s husband. He celebrates a promotion during the opening sequence. Dean makes a significant compromise with his wife.

Kroll’s Resume: Ruxin in The League (2009-15), Jake in Adult Beginners (2014), Douche in Sausage Party (2016), Gunter in Sing (2016), Nick Birch/Maury the Hormone Monster/Lola Skumpy in Big Mouth (2017-)

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The Don’t Worry Darling cast also includes Sydney Chandler (SKAM Austin, Pistol), Kate Berlant (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, A League of Their Own), Asif Ali (The Mandalorian, WandaVision), Douglas Smith (Big Little Lies, The Alienist) and Timothy Simons (Veep, Inherent Vice).

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