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    24 Fun Facts About The Cast Of "The Nevers"

    The more ya know about these cast members, the more you'll love them.

    If you're as obsessed with the cast of The Nevers as we are, check out this list to brush up on your trivia!


    Before starring in The Nevers, Laura Donnelly was in the original West End cast of The Ferryman and won for Best Actress at the Olivier Awards.

    Donnelly's also starred as Jenny Fraser in Golden Globe–nominated Outlander.

    Donnelly in Outlander

    Before starring as Penance Adair, Ann Skelly was on Vikings and Death and Nightingales, as well as PBS's Little Women in 2017.

    Skelly in Death and Nightingales
    BBC Two/Red Arrow Studios

    The 24-year-old said in a 2016 interview that the reason she loves acting so much is because she gets to be around people.

    The Nevers isn't Amy Manson's first time on a fantasy — she played Merida on ABC's Once Upon a Time in 2015.

    Manson in Once Upon a Time
    Disney–ABC Domestic Television

    Manson got her education in Scotland before moving to London to attend the Central School of Speech and Drama when she was 17 years old.

    Viola Prettejohn, who plays Myrtle Haplisch, is the youngest regular cast member.

    Prettejohn in The Nevers

    Prettejohn's favorite childhood novel was Alice in Wonderland.

    Eleanor Tomlinson, who plays Mary Brighton, booked the role of Demelza on Poldark at 21-years-old. After the show's wrap, she decided to keep her naturally brown hair red.

    Tomlinson in Poldark
    BBC/Mammoth Screen/Mike Hogan

    Tomlinson has a brother, Ross. And even though they share a last name, she's not related to One Direction star Louis Tomlinson.

    James Norton (Hugo Swann), who's starred in Little Women and The Trial of Christine Keeler, has Type 1 diabetes.

    Norton in The Nevers

    Norton actually read scripts for Promising Young Woman at an early stage.

    Nick Frost and James Norton have both starred opposite Florence Pugh — Frost in Fighting with My Family and Norton in Little Women.

    Sony Pictures Releasing

    Nick Frost, who plays Declan Orrun, wrote the book Truths, Half Truths, and Little White Lies, which was released in 2015.

    Olivia Williams, who plays Lavinia Bidlow, studied at Cambridge, the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, and the Royal Shakespeare Company.

    Olivia Williams in The Nevers
    HBO / Keith Bernstein

    Williams, who also starred in Counterpart, has studied bears in the Bolivian rainforest.

    Williams in Counterpart
    Sony Pictures Television

    Tom Riley, who plays Augustus "Augie" Bidlow, is currently filming The Woman in the House alongside Kristen Bell.

    Riley produced, as well as starred in, Da Vinci's Demons and Dark Heart.

    Tom Riley in Da Vinci's Demons
    Greg Williams/Starz

    Anna Devlin stars as Primrose Chattoway, but also played a teenage Aileen Getty in Ridley Scott's All the Money in the World.

    Anna Devlin in The Nevers
    HBO / Keith Bernstein

    Devlin has a black cat named Neo. (He's very cute.)

    Rochelle Neil, who stars as "Bonfire" Annie Carbey, voiced Faye in the video game Anthem.

    Rochelle Neil/Facebook

    She also loves the Spice Girls.

    Kiran Sonia Sawar, who plays Harriet Kaur, studied marine biology at St. Andrews University.

    Sawar also starred as Salma in Murdered by My Father, which won a BAFTA Award, as well as an RTS Award.

    Sawar in Murdered by My Father

    Who's your favorite character in The Nevers?

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