Only a few hours left for Russian Doll Season 2 to arrive (we will welcome the show on April 20, 2022), and we are wild about getting on screen for the beloved comedy-drama series on Netflix. We feel there is a lot to talk about the 2nd season, especially the Russian Doll Season 2 cast! The critically acclaimed TV series, which stars Natasha Lyonne, Greta Lee, Elizabeth Ashley, and others, has added several new faces to its cast, which you will discover more about in this article. Let’s get started!
Natasha Lyonne, 43, is one of the major characters in the comedy series Russian Doll, which she also created, produced, wrote, and directed. She portrays Nadia Vulvokov, a software engineer in the series. Apart from her exceptional performance in this TV show, Lyonne is also recognized for her role as Nicky Nichols in Netflix’s comedy-drama Orange Is the New Black, for which she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. She became well-known for her appearances in films such as Dennis the Menace, Slums of Beverly Hills, and Everyone Says I Love You in the 1990s. She was also a part of the American Pie film franchise.
The stunning actress was in an eight-year relationship with Portlandia actor Fred Armisen, but the couple recently revealed their split.
The 34-year-old actor Charlie Barnett grew in popularity for his role as Peter Mills in the NBC drama Chicago Fire. Then, he has continued appearing in TV series such as Valor, Netflix’s Tale of the City, and You. Among his best-known films, there are Men in Black 3, Private Romeo, and The Happy Sad. He will be reprising his role as Alan Zaveri in Russian Doll Season 2.
Barnett came out as gay when he was 13, but he keeps his personal life quiet. According to reports, he is currently single.
Annie Murphy is a 35-year-old Canadian actress who is best known for her performance as Alexis Rose in the CBS sitcom Schitt’s Creek, for which she received a Primetime Emmy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She also made appearances in several other TV series such as The Plateaus, Crank Yankers, and The Murderville. She has joined the Russian Doll Season 2 cast. However, we don’t have any information about the character she will portray yet.
The actress has been married to the Canadian musician Menno Versteeg since 2011.
Greta Lee is a 40-year-old actress who took part in several remarkable films and TV series. Apart from her role as Nadia’s friend Maxine in Russian Doll, Lee is also known for her performances in TV shows such as Inside Amy Schumer, Chance, and The Morning Show. Among some of her film performances, there are Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, In a Relationship, and Pottersville.
The charming actress has been married to the writer Russ Armstrong and the couple has two children.
Rebecca Henderson is an actress from Canada. She is 42 years old. She appeared in TV series such as Single Drunk Female, Inventing Anna, and Cleansed. Also, she has recently starred in comedy films including Werewolves Within, The Good House, and Sex Appeal. Henderson will be reprising her role as the character of Lizzy, who is an artist friend of Maxine and Nadia, in Russian Doll.
Since 2016, Rebecca Henderson has been married to the screenwriter, director, and producer Leslye Headland.
Sharlto Copley is a 48-year-old South African actor. He is best known for his performance as Wikus van der Merwe in the critically acclaimed film District 9. Alongside this, he starred in a number of films such as The A-Team, Hardcore Henry, and Maleficent. Copley also played Christian Walker in the Marvel comic book adaptation Powers. Like Annie Murphy, Copley has joined the Russian Doll cast in the 2nd season, as a character named Chez.
Copley has been married to South African model and actress Tanit Phoenix since 2016, with whom he has a child.
Carolyn Michelle Smith
The 43-year-old American actress Carolyn Michelle Smith is known by the general public for her appearances in the TV series House of Cards, How to Get Away with Murder, Colony, and Cherish the Day. She has joined the cast of Russian Doll Season 2 for a recurring role, but we don’t have a piece of information about her character yet.
Reportedly, Carolyn Michelle Smith is currently single.