Raymond & Ray is an upcoming comedy-drama film that will debut exclusively on the popular streaming platform Apple TV+ on Friday, October 21, 2022. The film had its global debut on September 12, 2022, at the Toronto International Film Festival, and it was distributed in cinemas in the United States on October 14, 2022. Rodrigo Garca wrote and directed the comedy-drama. The film was directed by Igor Jadue-Lillo, the music was created by Jeff Beal, and it was produced by Bonnie Curtis, Alfonso Cuarón, and Julie Lynn.
Raymond & Ray’s official summary is as follows:
“”Raymond & Ray” follows half-brothers Raymond and Ray as they grow up under the shadow of their abusive father. They still have a sense of humor, and his funeral is an opportunity for them to recreate themselves. There’s rage, anguish, foolishness, maybe love, and unmistakably gravedigging.”
Ethan Hawke and Ewan McGregor feature in the principal roles, among others. Without further ado, let’s dig right in and take a closer look at Raymond & Ray’s major cast members ahead of the film’s launch on Apple TV+. Before the film’s premiere on Apple TV+ this Friday, here is the full cast list for Raymond & Ray.
Ray is played by Ethan Hawke.
Ethan Hawke, who was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in the Before Trilogy, will portray Ray in Raymond & Ray. Aside from the Before Trilogy, Hawke is most recognized for his roles in Dead Poets Society, Reality Bites, The Purge, Mason Evans Sr. in Boyhood, Les Keffy in Ten Thousand Saints, Ellison Oswalt in Sinister, and Arthur Harrow in Moon Knight.
A Midnight Clear, Great Expectations, The Velocity of Gary, Snow Falling on Cedars, What Doesn’t Kill You, New York, I Love You, Corso: The Last Beat, The Woman in the Fifth, Born to Be Blue, In a Valley of Violence, Tesla, Zeros and Ones, and more films have featured the actor. Ethan Hawke has also been in notable TV shows such as Robot Chicken, The Good Lord Bird, Moby Dick, Exit Strategy, and a few more.
Raymond is played by Ewan McGregor.
Raymond, the primary role in Raymond & Ray, will be played by Ewan McGregor, a Primetime Emmy Award winner. McGregor is most recognized for his roles in the Star Wars prequel trilogy as Obi-Wan Kenobi, Christian in Moulin Rouge!, Father Patrick McKenna in Angels and Demons, and Dr. Alfred Jones in Salmon Fishing in Yemen.
The Pillow Book, The Serpent’s Kiss, Velvet Goldmine, Eye of the Beholder, Down with Love, Miss Potter, I Love You Phillip Morris, Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang Theory, Jack the Giant Slayer, and many more films have featured the actor.
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Ewan McGregor has also been in a number of important television shows, including Lipstick on Your Collar, Scarlet and Black, Tales from the Crypt, Long Way Round, The Corrections, Fargo, Long Way Up, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and a few more.
Lucia is played by Maribel Verd.
Maribel Verd, a talented Spanish actress, will portray the important role of Lucia in Raymond & Ray. The actress is most recognized for her roles as Margo in 15 years and one day and Elena in Los girasoles ciegos. She has also appeared in films such as La buena estrella, Canción de cuna, Goya en Burdeos, Y tu mamá también, El laberinto del fauno, Siete mesas de billar francés, De tu ventana a la ma, La punta del iceberg, El asesino de los caprichos,
Maribel Verd has also appeared in noteworthy TV shows such as Código fuego, Segunda enseanza, Código fuego, and a few more. Other cast members include Sophie Okonedo as Kiera, Maxim Swinton as Simon, Chris Silcox as Leon, Chris Grabher as Vincent, and more. Don’t miss Raymond & Ray, which premieres on Friday, October 21, 2022, exclusively on Apple TV+.