The Kaleidoscope cast features Giancarlo Esposito, Rufus Sewell and Paz Vega. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Eric Garcia’s 2023 Netflix miniseries. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Kaleidoscope centers on a career criminal named Leo Pap. Years after a familial tragedy, he seeks revenge against a former partner. The narrative follows Leo as he assembles a team for the ultimate heist. Here’s every main actor and character in Kaleidoscope.
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Kaleidoscope Cast: Giancarlo Esposito as Leo Pap
Character Profile: A criminal who plans to rob a corrupt business mogul. He assembles a crew while struggling with Parkinson’s disease. Leo plans to steal $7 billion from a former colleague.
Esposito’s Resume: Buggin Out in Do the Right Thing (1989), Jack Baer in The Usual Suspects (1995), Gus Fring in Breaking Bad (2009-11), Akela in The Jungle Book (2016), Moff Gideon in The Mandalorian (2019-)
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Kaleidoscope Cast: Rufus Sewell as Roger Salas
Character Profile: Leo’s Venezuelan mark and former crime partner. He runs a security company called SLS. Roger recruited Leo’s daughter when she graduated from college.
Sewell’s Resume: John Murdoch in Dark City (1998), Count Adhemar in A Knight’s Tale (2001), Crown Prince Leopold in The Illusionist (2006), John Smith in The Man in the High Castle (2015-19), Charles in Old (2021)
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Kaleidoscope Cast: Paz Vega as Ava Mercer
Character Profile: Leo’s lawyer. She is a weapons expert who grew up in Argentina. Ava becomes a prime suspect in a jewel heist.
Vega’s Resume: Lucía in Sex and Lucía (2001), Flor in Spanglish (2004), Scarlet in 10 Items or Less (2006), Renata in The OA (2016-19), Carmen Delgado in Rambo: Last Blood (2019)
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Kaleidoscope Cast: Rosaline Elbay as Judy Goodwin
Character Profile: Leo’s explosives expert. She is the daughter of a renowned chemistry professor. Judy wants to settle down in a Mexican mountain town.
Elbay’s Resume: Amani in Ramy (2019-20), Tona’s Mother in Diamond Dust (2018), Sara in Qabeel (2019)
Kaleidoscope Cast: Jai Courtney as Bob Goodwin
Character Profile: Judy’s husband. He is a safecracker from Philadelphia. Bob seeks revenge after a personal betrayal.
Courtney’s Resume: Jack McClane in A Good Day to Die Hard (2013), Eric in Divergent (2014), Kyle Reese in Terminator Genisys (2015), Boomerang in Suicide Squad (2016), Steve Horn in The Terminal List (2022-)
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Kaleidoscope Cast: Tati Gabrielle as Hannah Kim
Character Profile: Leo’s daughter. She is Roger’s head of digital security. Hannah worries about her father’s mental health.
Gabrielle’s Resume: Gaia in The 100 (2017-20), Addie in The Emoji Movie (2017), Prudence Night in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018-20), Willow in The Owl House (2020-), Marienne Bellamy in You (2021), Jo Braddock in Uncharted (2022)
Kaleidoscope Cast: Peter Mark Kendall as Stan Loomis
Character Profile: Leo’s former cellmate. He is a smuggling expert who owns a deli shop. Stan has romantic feelings for Judy.
Kendall’s Resume: Hans in The Americans (2015-17), Jeffrey in Girls (2015), Joey Thomas in Chicago Med (2016-18), Richard Onsted in Strange Angel (2018-19), Meek Engineer in Top Gun: Maverick (2022)
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The Kaleidoscope cast also includes:
- Niousha Noor as Nazan Abassi
- Patch Darragh as Andrew Covington
- Max Casella as Taco
- Bubba Weiler as Samuel Toby
- John Hans Tester as Stefan Thiele
- Hemky Madera as Carlos
- Stacey Oristano as Barbara Loomis
- Soojeong Son as Liz Kim
- Whit Washing as Ted Gough
- Jordan Mendoza as RJ Acosta
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