Amber Grappy as Tilly
Actor-singer Amber Grappy is a LAMDA graduate who already has a bundle of standard roles underneath her belt, together with in creepy Sky sequence The Child, BBC Three comedy Wrecked and Sky Comedy rom-com Smothered. In One Day, she performs Emma’s greatest buddy from college, a task performed by former Physician Who actor Jodie Whittaker within the 2011 movie adaptation of the story.
Johnny Weldon as Ian
Johnny Weldon makes ironic casting because the painfully unfunny wannabe humorist Ian in One Day, as a result of the person himself is a hoot – as illustrated by his many one-man sketches detailing the lifetime of an actor (see them on X/Twitter right here). In addition to the compulsory appearances in Docs and The Invoice, Weldon has popped up in Channel 4 comedy Stath Lets Flats, Sky’s Breeders, BBC One’s The Outlaws, and even an episode of HBO’s Home of the Dragon.
Essie Davies as Alison Mayhew
Miss Fisher’s Homicide Mysteries star, actor and singer Essie Davies is a giant Australian identify who’s appeared in numerous TV exhibits and movies. They embody fashionable horror favorite The Babadook, The Slap, The White Princess, The True Historical past of the Kelly Gang and lots of extra. Sport of Thrones followers would possibly effectively recognise her for the position of Girl Crane, reverse Maisie Williams as Arya Stark. In One Day she performs Dexter’s loving mom Alison.
Tim McInnerny as Stephen Mayhew
Blackadder followers want no introduction to Tim McInnerny, who appeared throughout the cult BBC comedy’s numerous historic sequence as Lord Percy, Captain Darling and extra. Individuals who watch movies and TV within the UK in any respect in actual fact, want no introduction to McInnerny – so named as a result of he’s Mc-in every part, from Nationwide Treasure to Sport of Thrones to Johnny English Reborn to Strangers and shortly, to Gladiator 2. In One Day he performs Dexter’s barely uptight father, loving husband to Alison.
Eleanor Tomlinson as Sylvie
You’ll have seen Tomlinson as Demelza in Poldark or within the BBC’s adaptation of H.G. Wells’ The Struggle of the Worlds, or in Stephen Service provider comedy-drama The Outlaws. She was not too long ago in cancelled Joss Whedon sequence The Nevers, Sky Brit area journey sequence Intergalactic, and psychological thriller The Couple Subsequent Door. In One Day, she performs Sylvie, the daughter of a rich higher class household with which Dexter turns into entangled.
Joely Richardson as Helen
One other acquainted face right here, taking part in Sylvie’s mom Helen within the Netflix sequence. Joely Richardson has been a fixture on the massive and small display screen because the early Nineteen Eighties, however is maybe greatest recognised for the position of Julia in long-running sequence Nip/Tuck. She not too long ago popped up in Netflix’s Neil Gaiman sequence The Sandman, and can quickly be seen in Man Ritchie’s The Gents, a TV sequel to his 2019 film of the identical identify for the streamer, in addition to Sally Wainwright’s new Disney+ sequence Renegade Nell.