Marvel Entertainment has recently revealed the cast members that will be apart of Marvel’s “Helstrom.” For those who are unaware, the project is one of the various live-action shows that will be produced by Marvel Television that will be released exclusively on HULU.
Marvel Entertainment provided a short description for the series.
In Marvel’s Helstrom, Daimon and Ana Helstrom are the son and daughter of a mysterious and powerful serial killer. The siblings have a complicated dynamic as they track down the terrorizing worst of humanity — each with their attitude and skills.
The confirmed cast includes:
- Tom Austen: Daimon Helstrom
- Sydney Lemmon: Ann Helstrom
- Elizabeth Marvel: Victoria Helstrom
- Robert Wisdom: Caretaker
- June Carryl: Dr. Louise Hastings
- Ariana Guerra: Gabriella Rosetti
- Alain Uy: Chris Yen
Marvel Entertainment provided a short character bio for the revealed cast.
Tom Austen (Grantchester, The Borgias) as Daimon Helstrom — A professor of ethics who moonlights as an exorcist, Daimon has no illusions about saving a world he has no patience for; he just hopes he can help a few of the people closest to him. In his battle against a hidden world, Daimon is determined to root out demons as they arise, and will not stop until they’re vanquished.
Sydney Lemmon (Succession, Fear The Walking Dead) as Ana Helstrom — By day, Ana runs a successful auction house and suffers no fools, but her true interest lies in hunting down those who hurt others. Traumatized by her father as a child, Ana is driven to rid the world of those like him, even as she secretly worries her father will return.
Elizabeth Marvel (Homeland, The Meyerowitz Stories) as Victoria Helstrom — Plagued by demons both real and imagined, Victoria has been institutionalized for twenty years. While she struggles to be herself, she hopes to repair her relationship with her children.
Robert Wisdom (Ballers, Watchmen) as Caretaker — Caretaker is a guardian of knowledge of the occult. He uses his knowledge and his relationship with Ana to help keep demonic forces at bay.
June Carryl (Mindhunter, Dead Women Walking) as Dr. Louise Hastings — A psychologist with a strong faith but an open mind, Hastings is head of the psychiatric hospital where Victoria is being monitored. She has watched over the Helstrom family for years, caring for them as best she can.
Ariana Guerra (Raising Dion, Insatiable) as Gabriella Rosetti — A woman balancing logic and faith, Gabriella arrives from the Vatican to help Daimon and Hastings uncover cases of demonic possession. She wants to save everyone she can, including Daimon.
Alain Uy (The Passage, Paper Tigers) as Chris Yen — Yen is Ana’s business partner and her closest friend — some would say surrogate brother. He carries out the bulk of the auction house’s responsibilities and assists Ana with whatever she needs.
No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
I am personally not familiar to the character so this show will be a nice way to learn at least something about Helstrom. It seems he isn’t as well known so it will be nice to see him more of him in the future.
Source: Marvel Entertainment