The Buccaneers cast features Kristine Frøseth, Alisha Boe and Matthew Broome. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Katherine Jakeways’ Apple TV+ series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
The Buccaneers takes place in 1870s London. When a group of privileged American girls make their high society debuts, each of them struggle with personal insecurities. The narrative follows the main protagonists as they seek love, happiness and power. Here’s every actor and character in The Buccaneers, an adaptation of Edith Wharton’s 1938 novel.
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The Buccaneers Cast: Kristine Frøseth as Nan St. George
Character Profile: A New York City native. She develops romantic feelings for a Lord and his best friend. Nan learns that she has a different birth mother than her siblings.
Frøseth’s Resume: Veronica in Sierra Burgess Is a Loser (2018), Kelly Aldrich in The Society (2019), Alaska Young in Looking for Alaska (2019), Sienna in The Assistant (2019), Marine Elise Durant in Birds of Paradise (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘The Morning Show’
The Buccaneers Cast: Alisha Boe as Conchitta Closson
Character Profile: Nan’s wild sister. She marries a Lord named Richard. Conchitta tries to earn her husband’s respect.
Boe’s Resume: Janet in Ray Donovan (2015-16), Becca in Casual (2015), Jessica Davis in 13 Reasons Why (2017-20), Violet in 68 Kill (2017), Tara in Do Revenge (2022)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘The Changeling’
The Buccaneers Cast: Matthew Broome as Guy Thwarte
Character Profile: Nan’s love interest and secret protector. He is the best friend of a local Lord. Guy bonds with Nan while discussing his late mother.
Broome’s Resume: TV Debut in The Buccaneers
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Foundation’
The Buccaneers Cast: Josh Dylan as Lord Richard Marable
Character Profile: Conchitta’s husband. He is a Lord who values his high society persona. Lord Richard shows little respect for Conchitta.
Dylan’s Resume: Captain Adam Hunter in Allied (2016), Young Bill in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018), Bland in The Little Stranger (2018), Todd in The End of the F***ing World (2019), Jude McGregor in Noughts + Crosses (2020-22)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Hijack’
The Buccaneers Cast: Barney Fishwick as Lord James Seadown
Character Profile: A English Lord. He is a sadistic man who pretends to be a proper gentleman. Lord James marries one of Nan’s sisters while mentally terrorizing a different one.
Fishwick’s Resume: Ferdy Pendleton in Doctors (2019), Gasghost in Pls Like (2021), Reporter in The Girlfriend Experience (2021), Michael in Living (2022), Mr. Wetherby in Call the Midwife (2022)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘The Crowded Room’
The Buccaneers Cast: Aubri Ibrag as Lizzy Elmsworth
Character Profile: Nan’s sister. She pursues a romance with Lord James. Lizzy experiences emotional abuse while looking for the ideal partner.
Ibrag’s Resume: Anna in Dive Club (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Platonic’
The Buccaneers Cast: Guy Remmers as Theo
Character Profile: Nan’s love interest. He is painter and the Duke of Tintagel. Theo appreciates Nan but doesn’t know about her bond with Guy.
Remmers’ Resume: TV Debut in The Buccaneers
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘High Desert’
The Buccaneers Cast: Mia Threapleton as Honoria Marable
Character Profile: Richard’s sister. She develops a romantic relationship with Nan’s sister. Honoria takes mental notes while observing her brother and the title characters.
Threapleton’s Resume: Helene in A Little Chaos (2014), Alma in Shadows (2020), Rose in Dangerous Liaisons (2022), Freya in I Am… (2022), Joan Bocher in Firebrand (2023)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘City on Fire’
The Buccaneers Cast: Josie Totah as Mabel Elmsworth
Character Profile: Nan’s sister. She is the “Queen of Hiding in Corners.” Mabel develops a secret romance with Honoria.
Totah’s Resume: Justin in Other People (2016), Michael Patel in Champions (2018), Lexi Haddad-DeFabrizio in Saved by the Bell (2020-21), Titi B. in Mr. Mayor (2022), Natalie in Human Resources (2022)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Silo’
The Buccaneers Cast: Imogen Waterhouse as Jinny St. George
Character Profile: Nan’s sister. She is known as the most beautiful member of her family. Jinny elopes with Lord James.
Waterhouse’s Resume: Chloe in Nocturnal Animals (2016), Lucie in Lucky Man (2016), Lady Gwynn Calkussar in The Outpost (2018-21), Petula Thames/Doctor in Braid (2018), Eleanor Margot in The Irregulars (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Drops of God’
The Buccaneers Cast: Christina Hendricks as Mrs. St. George
Character Profile: Nan’s mother. She moves her family from New York City to London. Mrs. St. George protects a secret about Nan’s upbringing.
Hendricks’ Resume: Joan Harris in Mad Men (2007-15), Billy in Lost River (2014), Roberta Hoffmann in The Neon Demon (2016), Cindy in The Strangers: Prey at Night (2018), Beth Boland in Good Girls (2018-)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘The Last Thing He Told Me’
The Buccaneers cast also includes:
- Simone Kirby as Miss Laura Testvalley
- Amelia Bullmore as The Dowager Duchess of Tintagel
- Seylan Baxter as Mrs. Gilmour
- Francesca Corney as Jean Hopeleigh
- Adam James as Colonel St. George
- Fenella Woolgar as Lady Brightlingsea
- Anthony Calf as Lord Brightlinsea
- Shobhit Piasa as Miles Dawnley
- Lisa Miller-Jacobs as Mrs. Closson
- Mia Scott as Lily
- Nancy Crane as Mrs. Paramore
- Viss Elliot Safavi as Mrs. Elmsworth
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