Who is in the cast of Carnival Row?
Vignette Stonemoss – Cara Delevingne
Vignette Stonemoss (played by Cara Delevingne) is a fairy (or as they are known in the show’s slang, “pix”) with an Irish accent who has fled her home and is trying to make her way in a new city called The Burgue.
Though Cara is best known as a model, she has previously acted in films like Suicide Squad, Paper Towns and Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.
Rycroft Philostrate – Orlando Bloom
Rycroft Philostrate is a human policeman and former lover of Vignette who is investigating a series of brutal murders.
He is played by Orlando Bloom, star of the Pirates of the Caribbean films, The Lord of the Rings trilogy and Kingdom of Heaven.
Imogen Spurnrose – Tamzin Merchant
Imogen Spurnrose is spoiled heiress who Vignette goes into service for when she first arrives in the city.
Tamzin Merchant portrays Imogen after roles in Supergirl, The Tudors and the unaired Game of Thrones pilot, in which she played Daenerys Targaryen.
Absalom Breakspear – Jared Harris
Absalom Breakspear is a politician who believes that the recent influx of creature refugees should be welcomed into The Burgue.
Jared Harris plays Absalom after roles in Mad Men, The Crown and the recent Chernobyl.
Piety Breakspear – Indira Varma
Piety Breakspear is Absalom’s scheming, Lady Macbeth-like wife, who will stop at nothing to get power.
Indira Varma appears as Piety following parts in Game of Thrones, Luther and recent Channel 4 comedy This Way Up.
Jonah Breakspear – Arty Froushan
Jonah Breakspear is Absalom and Piety’s son, who gets caught up in his mother’s nefarious plot.
Arty Froushan is Jonah following a breakout role in Knightfall earlier in the year.
Sophie Longerbane – Caroline Ford
Sophie Longerbane is the child of a politician who pursues Jonah as part of her own plans for power.
She is portrayed by Caroline Ford, also seen in Once Upon a Time, Free Rein and 2014 horror Asylum.
Ezra Spurnrose – Andrew Gower
Ezra Spurnrose (Andrew Gower) is the brother of Imogen, who ensures that all her whims are taken care of.
Gower has also been in Outlander, Being Human, Black Mirror and Poldark.
Agreus Astrayon – David Gyasi
Agreus Astrayon is a faun who moves next door to Imogen and Ezra, bringing out their prejudice against the race.
David Gyasi, who plays Agreus, is also known for Interstellar, Cloud Atlas and for voicing Mtambo in children’s series Chuggington.
Carnival Row starts today on Amazon Prime
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