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The Imperfect, Netflix’s latest “rage” drama, has just launched its first season promising a twisted tale of revenge as three twenty-somethings face off against an evil scientist whose experiments have turned them into bestial creatures.

While the main trio is played by a batch of newcomers, the rest of the cast includes actors who have had diverse filmographies, including mainstream titles such as Designated Survivor, Arrow, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, and even the Australian reality spin-off. RuPaul’s Drag Race series.

Italia Ricci – Designated Survivor (2016-2019)

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While the protagonists pursue the evil scientist, The Imperfects also has a “good doctor” played by Italia Ricci. His character, Dr. Sydney Burke, tries to help them get closer to their goal while correcting his own past mistakes.

Ricci previously had a starring role in the thriller series Designated Survivor. The three-season series stars Kiefer Sutherland as Tom Kirkman, an American secretary who is unexpectedly promoted to president after everyone in the presidential succession is killed in an explosion. What follows is an exploration of the protagonist’s chaotic presidency and the investigation into the explosion that led to this situation. Ricci plays Kirkman’s presidential campaign spokesperson.

Morgan Taylor Campbell – Sadie’s Last Days on Earth (2016)

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The worst power a singer can have is that of a banshee. Morgan Taylor Campbell captures that pain by playing the lead singer of a band that has to give up their musical pursuits after developing super-hearing and high-decibel vocal power.

Some of Campbell’s feature film roles include a lead performance in the post-apocalyptic comedy-drama Sadie’s Last Days on Earth. Campbell plays the titular Sadie, a high school student who is convinced the world will end. And so, she sets out to tick everything off her to-do list with wishes ranging from learning to cook to kissing a boy.

Rhianna Jagpal – To All the Boys: Always and Forever (2021)

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Janel Parrish, Anna Cathcart and Lana Condor in To All the Boys: Always and Forever

Rhianna Jagpal is one of three leads in The Imperfects, playing the role of a geneticist who gains succubus powers to take over anyone.

Jagpal was previously seen in a supporting role as Dipti Shaw in the later part of the To All The Boys films. Always and Forever deals with Lara Jean’s college dilemma as she enters her senior year of high school. After a trip from Korea, Lara must grapple with her future college choices with and without her recurring love interest Peter Kavinsky.

Iñaki Godoy – Who Killed Sara? (2021-2022)

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As an aspiring graphic novelist who turns into a Chupacabra, Iñaki Godoy offers a lot of promise as one of the show’s protagonists. His next Netflix project includes a live-action One Piece remake with him playing Monkey D. Luffy.

Godoy has previously appeared in Mexican Netflix Originals such as the mystery thriller Who Killed Sara (¿Quién mató a Sara?). The series deals with a man wrongfully convicted of murdering his sister and his quest to clear her name. Everyone is understandably suspicious, including the family of titular victim Sara and her ex-partners, including Rodolfo. This is where Godoy comes in playing Rodolfo’s stepson, Bruno.

Rhys Nicholson – RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under (2022)

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Australian comedian Rhys Nicholson also joins The Imperfects ensemble as the main villain, Dr. Alex Sarkov, the mastermind behind the experimental genetic mutation that leads to the unwanted evolution of the protagonists.

Nicholson is most popular for his stint as a judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under. Nicholson is joined by other top RuPaul’s Drag Race judges such as RuPaul and Michelle Visage. The Australian spin-off started airing in 2021 and has had two seasons so far.

Celina Martin – Level 16 (2018)

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As the story progresses, it turns out that the Imperfects weren’t the only ones traumatized by Dr. Sarkov’s experiments. Celina Martin plays another of her guinea pigs who reveals new secrets.

Martin played a similar role in Level 16, a film compared to the overtones of The Handmaid’s Tale and an episode of Black Mirror. The dystopian thriller is set in an authoritarian boarding school where teenagers are “raised” for a sinister purpose. To dive into more details would be to stray into spoiler territory, but Level 16 is a truly underrated thriller of recent times.

Kyra Zagorsky – The 100 (2014-2020)

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Isabel Finch is one of the show’s most mysterious characters as she hunts down the antagonistic scientist for her own reasons. She is played by Kyra Zagorsky whose previous screen credits include Arrow and The 100.

The latter is a popular sci-fi drama series from Netflix that focuses on a hundred teenage delinquents let loose on a post-apocalyptic Earth to check whether the planet is still habitable or not. During their journey, the young protagonists discover that the survivors have organized themselves into religious and political groups. One of them is the Sky People (Skaikru) with Finch’s Kara Cooper being a member who serves as a secondary antagonist in Season 5.

Rekha Sharma – Battlestar Galactica (2004-2009)

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Supporting character Dominique Crain is played by Rekha Sharma who has considerable experience in the sci-fi genre having made appearances in The Core, Alien Vs Predator: Requiem and Star Trek: Discovery.

She played scientist Tory Foster in more than 30 episodes of Battlestar Galactica, the cult military sci-fi series that was a reimagining of the 1978 series of the same name. Set in the distant future where planets coexist as the Twelve Colonies, the space drama deals with the arrival of an evil alien race and humanity’s last resort to find the legendary thirteenth colony: Earth. Foster is a refugee from Earth whose knowledge is crucial to establishing the so-called “Resurrection” technology.

Ron Selmour – Arrow (2012-2020)

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Character actor Ron Selmour appears in The Imperfects as Agent Jim Sponson, a law enforcement official investigating the bloody mess the scientist and his experiments have created. After appearing in several DC TV shows like Legends of Tomorrow and Batwoman, Selmour also appeared in Arrow.

The superhero show revolving around the adventures of Green Arrow aka Oliver Queen began with several flashbacks in the early seasons. These flashbacks helped establish Queen’s backstory as he transforms from spoiled rich kid to experienced survivor. While stranded on an island, he ends up imprisoned in a ship called the Amazo. Here, Selmour’s The Butcher is one of his captors who also turns out to be the ship’s captain later on.

Jedidiah Goodacre – Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018-2020)

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Jedidah Goodacre plays recurring character PJ in The Imperfects but “Archieverse” fans will remember him as Dorian Gray in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.

Based on the antihero of Oscar Wilde’s 1890 novel The Picture of Dorian Gray, Goodacre’s version of Gray retains narcissism and superiority over his beauty. It also hosts a gentleman’s room for wizards and its loyalties often change between Sabrina and the other villainous characters. The supernatural comedy-drama series otherwise stars Kiernan Shipka as the titular witch who is caught between the worlds of humans and witches.

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