The She Said cast features Carey Mulligan, Zoe Kazan and Patricia Clarkson. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Maria Schrader’s 2022 movie on Peacock. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
She Said focuses on The New York Times’ 2017 exposé of movie producer Harvey Weinstein. As two female journalists investigate the case, they search for victims who will corroborate their story. The narrative follows the main protagonists as they learn unfortunate facts about the Hollywood movie industry. Here’s every actor and character in She Said.
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She Said Cast: Carey Mulligan as Megan Twohey
Character Profile: A pregnant journalist for The New York Times. She agrees to investigate Harvey Weinstein upon learning about his troubling background. Megan meets with several women who fear the consequences of speaking out against their attacker.
Mulligan’s Resume: Kathy in Never Let Me Go (2010), Sissy in Shame (2011), Irene in Drive (2011), Maud Watts in Suffragette (2015), Edith Pretty in The Dig (2021)
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She Said Cast: Zoe Kazan as Jodi Kantor
Character Profile: Megan’s colleague at The New York Times. She leads the initial investigation upon learning the scope of Weinstein’s crimes. Jodi travels across the world to personally meet with victims.
Kazan’s Resume: Ruby Sparks in Ruby Sparks (2012), Chantry in What If (2013), Emily in The Big Sick (2017), Alice Longabaugh in The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), Andrea Martino in The Deuce (2017-19)
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She Said Cast: Patricia Clarkson as Rebecca Corbett
Character Profile: An editor for The New York Times. She wants to interrogate the whole Hollywood system. Rebecca hopes to secure corroborating evidence for the Weinstein story.
Clarkson’s Resume: Melinda Moores in The Green Mile (1999), Eleanor Fine in Far from Heaven (2002), Olivia Harrison in The Station Agent (2003), Rachel 2 in Shutter Island (2010), Jane Davis in House of Cards (2017-18)
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She Said Cast: Andre Braugher as Dean Baquet
Character Profile: The executive editor of The New York Times. He is a calm man who greenlights Megan and Jodi’s Hollywood investigation. Dean receives personal phone calls from Weinstein.
Braugher’s Resume: Frank Pembleton in Homicide: Life on the Street (1993-98), Cassiel in City of Angels (1998), Satch DeLeon in Frequency (2000), Brent Norton in The Mist (2007), Raymond Holt in Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013-21)
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She Said Cast: Jennifer Ehle as Laura Madden
Character Profile: A Weinstein victim. She is a former Miramax runner. Laura needs a full mastectomy because of breast cancer.
Ehle’s Resume: Elizabeth Bennet in Pride and Prejudice (1995), Jessica in Zero Dark Thirty (2012), Vinnie Dickinson in A Quiet Passion (2016), Kathy Jardine in Little Men (2016), Sister Mary in 1923 (2022)
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She Said Cast: Samantha Morton as Zelda Perkins
Character Profile: A Weinstein victim. She used to be an assistant at Miramax’s London office. Zelda explains the full scope of Weinstein’s crimes to Jodi.
Morton’s Resume: Agatha in Minority Report (2002), Hazel in Synecdoche, New York (2008), Olivia Pitterson in The Messenger (2009), Vija Kinsky in Cosmopolis (2012), Catherine de Medici in The Serpent Queen (2022)
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The She Said cast also includes:
- Zach Grenier as Irwin Reiter
- Ashley Judd as Herself
- Peter Friedman as Lanny Davis
- Tom Pelphrey as Jim Rutman
- Frank Wood as Matt Purdy
- Adam Shapiro as Ron Lieber
- Angela Yeoh as Rowena Chiu
- Sean Cullen as Lance Maerov
- James Austin Johnson as Donald Trump
- Sarah Ann Masse as Emily Steel
- Keilly McQuail as Rose McGowan
- Anastasia Barzee as Lisa Bloom
- Lola Petticrew as Young Laura
- Molly Windsor as Young Zelda
- Mike Houston as Harvey Weinstein
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