Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Slumberland’

Slumberland Cast - Every Actor and Character in the 2022 Netflix Movie

The Slumberland cast features Jason Momoa, Marlow Barkley and Chris O’Dowd. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Francis Lawrence’s 2022 Netflix movieCheck out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Slumberland follows a young girl who grieves her late father. As Nemo enters a dreamworld, she meets a grizzled outlaw who teaches her about the rules of his existence. Meanwhile, the young protagonist helps her lonely uncle channel his favorite childhood memories. Here’s every main actor and character in Slumberland, a movie based on Winsor McCay’s comic book character Little Nemo.

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Slumberland Cast: Jason Momoa as Flip

Slumberland Cast on Netflix - Jason Momoa as Flip

Character Profile: A dreamworld outlaw. He befriends Nemo and teaches her about The Bureau of Subconscious Activities. Flip is the alter-ego of the young protagonist’s uncle.

Momoa’s Resume: Arthur Curry/Aquaman in the DCEU, Jason Ioane in Baywatch (1999-2001), Ronon Dex in Stargate: Atlantis (2005-09), Khal Drogo in Game of Thrones (2011-12), Baba Voss in See (2019-2022)

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Slumberland Cast: Marlow Barkley as Nemo

Slumberland Cast on Netflix - Marlow Barkley as Nemo

Character Profile: An 11-year-old girl. She moves from a lighthouse to the big city after her father’s sudden death. Nemo confronts her fears while navigating a dreamworld with a fantastical pig.

Barkley’s Resume: Sophie Cooper in Single Parents (2018-20), Sasha in The Loud House (2019), Rosemary in Amphibia (2021), Wren/Young Carrie in Spirited (2022)

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Slumberland Cast: Chris O’Dowd as Philip

Slumberland Cast on Netflix - Chris O'Dowd as Philip

Character Profile: Nemo’s uncle. He is a successful doorknob salesman who lives alone. Philip learns to truly live again while looking after Nemo.

O’Dowd’s Resume: Roy Trenneman in The IT Crowd (2016-13), Rhodes in Bridesmaids (2011), Sean Murphy in Moone Boy (2012-15), Tommy “Zook” Zucarello in Mascots (2016), Miles Daly in Get Shorty (2017-19)

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Slumberland Cast: Kyle Chandler as Peter

Slumberland Cast on Netflix - Kyle Chandler as Peter

Character Profile: Nemo’s father. He appears in bookend sequences. Peter teaches Nemo the true significance of their lighthouse.

Chandler’s Resume: Gary Hobson in Early Edition (1996-2000), Eric Taylor in Friday Night Lights (2006-11), Hamilton Jordan in Argo (2012), John Rayburn in Bloodline (2015-17), Bill Gurley in Super Pumped (2022)

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Slumberland Cast: Weruche Opia as Agent Green

Slumberland Cast on Netflix - Weruche Opia as Agent Green

Character Profile: A 160-year-old agent for the Bureau of Subconscious Activities. She offers dreamworld advice to Nemo. Agent Green gives people what they need from their Slumberland experiences.

Opia’s Resume: Cleopatra in Bad Education (2014), Mo in When Love Happens (2014), Naomi in Sliced (2019-21), Terry Pratchard in I May Destroy You (2020), Merle in Our House (2022)

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The Slumberland cast also includes Cameron Nicoll (Paranormal Emergency, Stolen by Their Father), Raine Pastore (Cradle to Grave, Chucky), India de Beaufort (Run Fatboy Run, Kimi), Chris D’Silva (It Chapter Two, My Spy) and Yanna McIntosh (John Q, The Sentinel).

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