Netflix ‘3 Body Problem’ Cast and Characters

Updated March 07
Netflix 3 Body Problem Cast

3 Body Problem, based on the bestselling book trilogy, The Three-Body Problem, stars an international cast of Saamer Usmani, Marlo Kelly, Jess Hong, Jovan Adepo, Rosalind Chao, Eiza González, Liam Cunningman, Benedict Wong, and Alex Sharp.

'3 Body Problem' Cast

Benedict Wong as Da Shi

Benedict Wong

Benedict Wong

An ex-intelligence officer with an unorthodox style of tradecraft, Da Shi investigates the ongoing mysterious deaths within the scientific community.

Jess Hong as Jin Cheng

Jess Hong - Netflix 3 Body Problem Cast

Jess Hong

A member of the “Oxford Five,” a group of young Oxford scientists.

A genius theoretical physicist with an insatiable thirst for answers about the biggest questions in the universe, Jin’s curiosity could be her biggest strength — if it’s not her downfall.

Jovan Adepo as Saul Durand

A member of the “Oxford Five.”

No less gifted but far less focused than his peers, Saul is a physics research assistant who hasn’t reached his full potential. When the ultimate challenge presents itself, will he rise to it?

Eiza González as Auggie Salazar

Eiza González

Eiza González

A member of the “Oxford Five.”

A nanotech trailblazer, Auggie is dedicated to solving actual problems now, not theoretical ones in the future. Strong and visionary, she’s a natural target for humanity’s enemies.

John Bradley as Jack Rooney

John Bradley

John Bradley

A member of the “Oxford Five.”

Rude, outspoken, and lovable, Jack used his physics degree to develop a snacks empire.

Alex Sharp as Will Downing

A member of the “Oxford Five.”

A sixth-form physics teacher, Will receives life-changing news that forces him to reconsider his place in the universe.

Rosalind Chao and Zine Tseng as Ye Wenjie

Astrophysics prodigy Ye Wenjie feels alone in the universe after losing everything during the Chinese Cultural Revolution. A decision she made in the 1960s echoes through the centuries and may still be heard at the end of time.

Sir Jonathan Pryce And Ben Schnetzer as Mike Evans

A passionate environmentalist turned billionaire oil tycoon.

Liam Cunningham as Wade

The charismatic leader of the world’s most elite intelligence operation, Wade is the ultimate big-picture thinker. People are props in his game — and his audacious gambits have a tendency to pay off.

Marlo Kelly as Tatiana

Raised from birth in Mike Evans’ organization, Tatiana has dedicated her life to welcoming the outsiders — by any means necessary.

Sea Shimooka as Sophon

An avatar who appears in a mysterious VR game within the show.

Saamer Usmani as Raj Varma

A naval officer from a military family, Raj has a deep commitment to his work. His relationship with his girlfriend, Jin, risks becoming collateral damage in his mission.

Eve Ridley as Follower

A 9-year-old character whom Jin encounters in the VR game.