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Willow cast 2022: Disney+ series with Warwick Davis

Willow cast 2022: Disney+ series with Warwick Davis

The Disney+ fantasy series Willow is a sequel to the 1988 fantasy film of the same name. The series stars Warwick Davis, Joanne Whalley and Ruby Cruz.

Willow is a new Disney+ eight-part series set 20 years after the classic fantasy film from 1988 and featuring two of the main roles. After defeating the evil Queen Bavmorda, the mythical kingdom settled into relative peace, but now dark forces are circling again and Willow is once again called upon to help save the world.

He sets off with a band of misfit adventurers to find a kidnapped child and defeat the forces of evil once again. Meanwhile, Elora Danan, the baby he saved two decades ago, has grown up and may hold the key to saving their world from annihilation, but her identity has been kept so secret that even she doesn’t know who she really is.

The main cast of Willow

Warwick Davis as Willow Ufgood

Willow is the titular hero of the series, and was also the main character in the 1988 film of the same name. Willow takes on a new mission as the leader of a group of misfits that will take them far from their home. Davis is best known for his roles in the Harry Potter series, where he played three characters, a goblin bank clerk, Professor Flitwick and Griphook. He has also had minor roles in several Star Wars films, often playing an Ewok.

Warwick Davis as Willow Ufgood

Joanne Whalley as Sorsha

Sorsha, who was also played by Whalley in the film, asks Willow for help in the series when the kingdom is attacked by dark forces. She sends Willow on her quest with her own daughter, Kit. Whalley is known for playing Sister Maggie in the Marvel series Daredevil, and Katherine of Aragon in the BBC historical drama Wolf Hall. She was also in the drama shows AD The Bible Continues and The Borgias.

Joanne Whalley as Sorsha

Ruby Cruz as Kit Tanthalos

Kit is Sorsha’s daughter with Madmartigan, (Madmartigan was played by Val Kilmer in the film but he was unable to return for the series) she joins Willow as they search for her missing twin. Cruz had small roles in the Stephen King series Castle Rock and the police procedural drama Blue Bloods. She also played Jess Riley in the HBO crime drama Mare of Easttown.

Ruby Cruz as Kit Tanthalos

Annabelle Davis as Mims Ufgood

Mims is Willow’s daughter, she stays in the village when her father leaves with Kit. Annabelle is Warwick’s daughter in real life – he met her mother Samantha on the set of the Willow movie. Annabelle has had small roles in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, and Jack the Giant Slayer – she also played Sasha Bellman in Tracy Beaker’s spin-off series The Dumping Ground.

Annabelle Davis as Mims Ufgood

Dempsey Bryk as Airk Tanthalos

Airk is Kit’s twin, and when he is abducted at the start of the series, it spurs his sister and Willow into action as they attempt to find him. Bryk has been in the family drama series Heartland, playing Wyatt McMurty. He also played Thurston Polk in the fantasy drama series The Birch, and Caleb Browning in the crime series Coroner.

Dempsey Bryk as Airk Tanthalos

Amar Chadha-Patel as Thraxus Boorman

Boorman is an adventurer and criminal who learned his skills from Mamartigan – he joins Willow and Kit on their quest. Chadha-Patel had small roles in the comedy series The Windsors and the Netflix comedy drama Sex Education. He also played Preacher in the drama mystery The Third Day and Lord Yakota in the fantasy series The Wheel of Time.

Amar Chadha-Patel as Thraxus Boorman

Erin Kellyman as Jade Claymore

Jade is an excellent knight and Kit’s friend and mentor, who also joins the group on their journey in search of Airk. She played Eponine in the TV series Les Misérables, and appeared in the films Solo: A Star Wars Story and The Green Knight. She played Karli Morgenthau in Marvel’s The Falcon and the Winter Soldier and Pebbles in the drama series Top Boy.

Erin Kellyman as Jade Claymore

Ellie Bamber as Dove

Dove works in the castle kitchen, but is also Airk’s girlfriend, so when he is captured, she decides to join the team and sets out to find him. Bamber’s previous appearances include roles in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Nocturnal Animals and The Nutcracker and the Four Realms. She also played Angela Knippenberg in the thriller series The Serpent, and Mandy Rice-Davies in The Trial of Christine Keeler.

Ellie Bamber as Dove

Tony Revolori as Graydon Hastur

Gradyson is a prince whom Kit is expected to marry, although he is not really her time, and he is drawn into the mission rather reluctantly. Revolori played the Flash in the final Spider-Man trilogy Zero in The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Rosenthaler in The French Dispatch. He also played Tobe in the horror mystery series Servant.

Tony Revolori as Graydon Hastur
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