The Triangle of Sadness cast features Harris Dickinson, Charlbi Dean and Dolly de Leon. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Ruben Östlund’s 2022 movie on Hulu. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Triangle of Sadness explores the power dynamics on a luxury cruise ship. As models Carl and Yaya work out relationship issues, they chat with wealthy businessmen and scheming employees. The narrative takes a sharp turn when a pirate attack forces cruise guests to work together on a seemingly secluded island. Here’s every main actor and character in Triangle of Sadness.
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Triangle of Sadness Cast: Harris Dickinson as Carl
Character Profile: A fashion model. He argues with his girlfriend Yaya about financial issues. Carl gets manipulated by a cruise ship employee.
Dickinson’s Resume: Frankie in Beach Rats (2017), J. Paul Getty III in Trust (2018), Simon in County Lines (2019), Pete in The Souvenir: Part II (2021), Chase Andrews in Where the Crawdads Sing (2022)
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Triangle of Sadness Cast: Charlbi Dean as Yaya
Character Profile: Carl’s girlfriend. She is a fashion model who believes that it’s unsexy to talk about money. Yaya aspires to be a trophy wife.
Dean’s Resume: Amanda in Spud (2010), Pheebee in Blood in the Water (2016), Shawn Edmon in Don’t Sleep (2017), Syonide in Black Lightning (2018), Jennifer/Kassidy Kubrick in Porthole (2018)
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Triangle of Sadness Cast: Dolly de Leon as Abigail
Character Profile: A cruise ship toilet manager. She assumes a captain role while utilizing survival skills on an island. Abigail pursues a sexual relationship with Carl.
De Leon’s Resume: Daniel’s Mom in Aswang (2011), Elsa in Verdict (2019), Dahlia in Historya ni Ha (2021), Lourdes in Folklore (2021), Inday Arcega in On the Job (2021)
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Triangle of Sadness Cast: Zlatko Burić as Dimitry
Character Profile: A Russian capitalist. He is a fertilizer entrepreneur who talks about business with the captain. Dimitry says that money must not sleep.
Burić’s Resume: Milo in Pusher (1996), Yuri Karpov in 2012 (2009), Vlad in Teen Spirit (2018), Max/The Cook in Mayday (2021), Miroslav in Copenhagen Cowboy (2022)
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Triangle of Sadness Cast: Iris Berben as Therese
Character Profile: A cruise ship guest. She struggles to speak after suffering a stroke. Therese frequently says “In den wolken” when replying to guests and employees.
Berben’s Resume: Frieda Helnwein/Sybille Kral in Tatort (1995-99), Rosa Roth in Rosa Roth (1994-2013), Bertha Krupp in Krupp: A Family Between War and Peace (2009), Petra in Eddie the Eagle (2015), Vera Eckhoff in Altes Land (2020)
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Triangle of Sadness Cast: Vicki Berlin as Paula
Character Profile: A cruise ship manager. She urges her staff to grant all requests made by guests. Paula loses power when she and a group of people arrive at an island.
Berlin’s Resume: Sarah Lund in Forsinkelsen (2007), TV Speaker in Forbrydelsen (2007), Various in Live fra Bremen (2011), Gitte in Carmen og Colombo (2011), Maria in Bertil and the Belt Bag (2020)
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Triangle of Sadness Cast: Woody Harrelson as The Captain
Character Profile: A cruise ship captain. He is a Marxist who talks about business with Dimitry. The Captain drinks alcohol while speaking to passengers through a PA system.
Harrelson’s Resume: Woody Boyd in Cheers (1985-93), Mickey Knox in Natural Born Killers (1994), Larry Flynt in The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996), Marty Hart in True Detective (2014-19), Varrick in Kate (2021)
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The Triangle of Sadness cast also includes:
- Henrik Dorsin as Jarmo
- Jean-Christophe Folly as Nelson
- Amanda Walker as Clementine
- Oliver Ford Davies as Winston
- Sunnyi Melles as Vera
- Alicia Eriksson as Alicia
- Thobias Thorwid as Lewis
- Carolina Gynning as Ludmilla
- Ralph Schicha as Uli
- Arvin Kananian as Darius
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