The Invitation cast features Nathalie Emmanuel, Thomas Doherty and Sean Pertwee. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Jessica M. Thompson ’s 2022 movie on Netflix. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
The Invitation focuses on an American woman in England. As Evie bonds with her newly discovered relatives, she develops romantic feelings for a wealthy aristocrat. The narrative follows the main protagonist as she learns the truth about her bloodline. Here’s every actor and character in The Invitation.
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The Invitation Cast: Nathalie Emmanuel as Evie
Character Profile: An American artist. She works towards an MFA degree while earning money as a caterer. Evie travels to England to meet white relatives.
Emmanuel’s Resume: Missandei in Game of Thrones (2013-19), Ramsey in the Fast and Furious Movie Franchise (2015-), Harriet in the Maze Runner Movie Franchise (2015-), Maya in Four Weddings and a Funeral (2019), Gwendoline Starr in Army of Thieves (2021)
The Invitation Cast: Thomas Doherty as De Ville
Character Profile: The owner of New Carfax. He is an English aristocrat who hosts a wedding. De Ville despises technology and seeks a partner who understands him.
Doherty’s Resume: Sean Matthews in The Lodge (2016-17), Harry Hook in Descendants 2 (2017), Sebastian in Legacies (2019–2020), Liam Shawcross in High Fidelity (2020), Max Wolfe in Gossip Girl (2021-)
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The Invitation Cast: Sean Pertwee as Renfield
Character Profile: The head butler at New Carfax. He offends Evie upon her arrival. Renfield looks after De Ville’s best interests.
Pertwee’s Resume: Smith in Event Horizon (1997), Wells in Dog Soldiers (2002), Father in Equilibrium (2002), Barry Rankin in Goal! The Dream Begins (2005), Alfred Pennyworth in Gotham (2014–2019)
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The Invitation Cast: Hugh Skinner as Oliver
Character Profile: Evie’s English cousin. He meets with her in the United States. Oliver invites Evie to a wedding in England.
Skinner’s Resume: Joly in Les Misérables (2012), Barnes in The Wipers Times (2013), Will Humphries in W1A (2014-17), Wills in The Windsors (2016-20), Harry in Fleabag (2016-19)
The Invitation Cast: Carol Ann Crawford as Mrs. Swift
Character Profile: The head maid at New Carfax. She helps Evie with her jet lag. Mrs. Swift grieves the death of a good friend.
Crawford’s Resume: Jenny in Badger by Owl-Light (1982), Dr. Marion Glasser in Taggart (1997), Mrs. Berrow in Outlander (2016), Madame Jolie in Princess Mirror-Belle (2021-22), Joan in Guilt (2021)
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The Invitation Cast: Alana Boden as Lucy
Character Profile: A “maid of honor” during a wedding ceremony. Her family allegedly helps with New Carfax legal affairs. Lucy wishes that she had a sister.
Boden’s Resume: Beatrice Selfridge in Mr Selfridge (2014-15), Caroline in Humans (2015), Elaine Whilshire in Ride (2016-20), Elizabeth Smart in I Am Elizabeth Smart (2017), Zoe in Uncharted (2022)
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The Invitation Cast: Stephanie Corneliussen as Viktoria
Character Profile: A “maid of honor” during a wedding ceremony. Her family allegedly helps with New Carfax finances. Viktoria immediately clashes with Evie.
Corneliussen’s Resume: Desert Witch in Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013), Joanna Wellick in Mr. Robot (2015-17), Dr. Valentina Vostok/Soviet Firestorm in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (2016), Mystery Woman in Deception (2018), Gabrielle in Legion (2019)
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The Invitation cast also includes:
- Tian Chaudhry as Diya (Maid #5)
- Courtney Taylor as Grace
- Scott Alexander Young as Uncle Julius
- Ian Lindsay as Great Uncle Alfred
- Lili Walters as Imogen (Maid #2)
- Elizabeth Counsell as Mina Harker
- Virág Bárány as Emmaline
- Jeremy Wheeler as Jonathan Harker
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