The Knock at the Cabin cast features Dave Bautista, Jonathan Groff and Ben Aldridge. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for M. Night Shyamalan’s 2023 movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Knock at the Cabin centers on two gay men who vacation with their seven-year-old daughter. When a group of passive-aggressive intruders show up at a country home, they make cryptic statements about an impending apocalypse. The narrative follows Eric, Andrew and Wren as they consider a deadly proposal. Here’s every main actor and character in Knock at the Cabin, an adaptation of Paul G. Tremblay’s 2018 novel The Cabin at the End of the World.
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Knock at the Cabin Cast: Dave Bautista as Leonard
Character Profile: The leader of a four-person group. He is a second grade teacher and bartender from Chicago. He asks a gay people and their daughter to consider a human sacrifice.
Bautista’s Resume: A WWE Star — Also, Drax in the MCU (2014-), Sapper Morton in Blade Runner 2049 (2017), Vic Manning in Stuber (2019), Beast Rabban Harkonnen in Dune (2021)
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Knock at the Cabin Cast: Jonathan Groff as Eric
Character Profile: A gay man who vacations with his husband and daughter. He initially refuses to consider a human sacrifice proposal. Eric realizes that a global apocalypse is in the works.
Groff’s Resume: Jesse St. James in Glee (2010-2015), Kristoff in Frozen (2013), Patrick Murray in Looking (2014-15), Holden Ford in Mindhunter (2017-19), King George in Hamilton (2020)
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Knock at the Cabin Cast: Ben Aldridge as Andrew
Character Profile: Eric’s husband. He gets attacked during a home invasion. Andrew links one of the intruders to a traumatic bar experience.
Aldridge’s Resume: Daniel Parish in Lark Rise to Candleford (2010-11), Stuart in Toast (2010), Captain James in Our Girl (2013-18), Arsehole Guy in Fleabag (2016-19), Thomas Wayne in Pennyworth (2019-22)
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Knock at the Cabin Cast: Nikki Amuka-Bird as Sabrina
Character Profile: A member of Leonard’s group. She is a post-op nurse from Southern California. Sabrina pleads with Eric and Andrew to consider the big picture.
Amuka-Bird’s Resume: Dr. Becker in The Omen (2006), Diomika Tsing in Jupiter Ascending (2015), Rita Williams in A Private War (2018), Miranda in The Laundromat (2019), Patricia in Old (2021)
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Knock at the Cabin Cast: Rupert Grint as Redmond
Character Profile: A member of Leonard’s group. He is a former gas company employee from Medford, Massachusetts. In the past, Redmond attacked Andrew during a bar confrontation.
Grint’s Resume: Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter Movie Franchise (2001-11), Daniel Glass in Sick Note (2017-18), Charlie Cavendish in Snatch (2017-18), Julian Pearce in Servant (2019-), Walter Gilman in Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities (2022)
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Knock at the Cabin Cast: Abby Quinn as Adriane
Character Profile: A member of Leonard’s group. She is a cook from Washington D.C. Adriane believes that humans make their destinies through personal choices.
Quinn’s Resume: Marte in The Journey Is the Destination (2016), Ali in Landline (2017), Josephine in Radium Girls (2018), Grace Carlson in After the Wedding (2019), Georgia in Shithouse (2020)
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The Knock at the Cabin cast also includes:
- Kristen Cui as Wen
- McKenna Kerrigan as Andrew’s Mom
- Ian Merrill Peakes as Andrew’s Father
- Denise Nakano as TV Newscaster
- Rose Luardo as PWTC Spokeswoman
- Billy Vargus as Seismologist
- Satomi Hofmann as TV Newscaster #2
- Kevin Leung as Man with Child on TV
- Lee Avant as TV News Anchor #3
- M. Night Shyamalan as Infomercial Host
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