The Secret Invasion cast features Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn and Kingsley Ben-Adir. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Kyle Bradstreet’s Disney+ MCU series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Secret Invasion chronicles a shapeshifter revolution on Earth. When Nick Fury returns from a self-imposed exile, he reaches out to an old friend for help. The narrative follows the main protagonists as they square off against a group of rebel extraterrestrials from New Skrullos. Here’s every actor and character in Secret Invasion.
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Secret Invasion Cast: Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury
Character Profile: The former director of S.H.I.E.L.D. He builds an aerospace system and feels different after “The Blip.” Nick investigates an extraterrestrial threat.
Jackson’s Resume: Nick Fury in the MCU (2008-), Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction (1994), Augustus Gibbons in xXx (2002), Major Marquis Warren in The Hateful Eight (2015), Darius Kincaid in The Hitman’s Bodyguard (2017)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Ben Mendelsohn as Talos
Character Profile: A Skrull. He grieves the death of his wife after being pushed into exile. Talos teams up with Nick.
Mendelsohn’s Resume: Andrew “Pope” Cody in Animal Kingdom (2010), Daggett in The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Danny Rayburn in Bloodline (2015-17), Orson Krennic in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016), Sorrento in Ready Player One (2018)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Kingsley Ben-Adir as Gravik
Character Profile: The newest member of a Skrull council. He is immune to radioactivity. Gravik establishes a rebel base in Russia.
Ben-Adir’s Resume: Col Ben Younger in Peaky Blinders (2017-19), Wet Stick in King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017), Karim Washington in The OA (2019), Russell “Mac” McCormack in High Fidelity (2020), Malcolm X in One Night in Miami… (2020)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Killian Scott as Pagon
Character Profile: A rebel Skrull. He is Gravik’s right-hand man.
Scott’s Resume: Quinn in ’71 (2014), Milo Herlihy in Calvary (2014), Kenny in Trespass Against Us (2016), Seth Davenport in Damnation (2017-18), Rob Reilly in Dublin Murders (2019)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Samuel Adewunmi as Beto
Character Profile: A Skull recruit. He is a revolutionary who arrives in New Skrullos.
Adewunmi’s Resume: Benedict in Dixi (2016), Marzouq in Born a King (2019), Carcer Dun in The Watch (2020-21), Ed Harrison/Theo Walters in Angela Black (2021), Hero in You Don’t Know Me (2022)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Dermot Mulroney as Ritson
Character Profile: The U.S. president. He learns about Nick being AWOL. President Ritson strategizes against rebel Skrulls.
Mulroney’s Resume: Dirty Steve Stephens in Young Guns (1988), Michael O’Neal in My Best Friend’s Wedding (1997), Steve Huberbrecht in August: Osage County (2013), John Carmichael in Hanna (2020-21), Robert in Along for the Ride (2022)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Richard Dormer as Agent Prescod
Character Profile: A CIA agent. He theorizes about a Skrull rebellion. Agent Prescod intercepts information about a dirty bomb.
Dormer’s Resume: Terri Hooley in Good Vibrations (2012), Beric Dondarrion in Game of Thrones (2013-19), Eamon in ’71 (2014), Dan Anderssen in Fortitude (2015-18), Fraser Walker in Cobra (2020-21)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Emilia Clarke as G’iah
Character Profile: Talos’ daughter. She is a Skrull revolutionary. G’iah leads a group of 500 in New Skrullos.
Clarke’s Resume: Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones (2011-19), Sarah Connor in Terminator Genisys (2015), Lou Clark in Me Before You (2016), Qi’ra in Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), Kate in Last Christmas (2019)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Olivia Colman as Sonya Falsworth
Character Profile: The MI6 head. She captures Nick in Moscow. Sonya believes in a “scorched earth” policy.
Colman’s Resume: PC Doris Thatcher in Hot Fuzz (2007), Queen Anne in The Favourite (2018), Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown (2019-20), Anne in The Father (2020), Leda Caruso in The Lost Daughter (2021)
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Secret Invasion Cast: Don Cheadle as Rhodey
Character Profile: A U.S. Air Force leader. He is an Avenger who wears War Machine armor. Rhodey informs the U.S. president about Nick’s whereabouts.
Cheadle’s Resume: Buck Swope in Boogie Nights (1997), Basher Tarr in the Ocean’s 11 Movie Franchise (2001-), Graham in Crash (2004), Paul Rusesabagina in Hotel Rwanda (2004), Mo Monroe in Black Monday (2019-)
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The Secret Invasion cast also includes:
- Cobie Smulders as Maria Hill
- Jack Gouldbourne as Nuro
- Martin Freeman as Agent Everett Ross
- Uriel Emil as Poprischchin
- Tony Curran as Derrik
- Irmena Chichikova asKreega
- Ben Peel as Brogan
- Michael Epp as Ruben Seiner
- Mark Lewis as Zirksu
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