Brace yourself for an exhilarating trip to Fire Island which is all set to premiere on Disney Plus and Hulu on June 3rd, 2022. The film revolves around two gay best friends who go on a vacation to the legendary Fire Island in the US.
Fire Island is based on the iconic novel by Jane Austen titled, Pride and Prejudice but with a modern twist. Joel Kim Booster as Noah and Bowen Yang as Howie play the role of the two best friends who meet Margaret Cho as the host of the island resort, infamous for haunting the gay community. During a week’s vacation, the two friends experience a roller-coaster of drama and romance, vast amounts of cheap wine, and an eclectic bunch of friends.
So if you are all set to stream Fire Island on Hulu this June, here is all you need to know about its cast.
The Cast of Fire Island on Hulu
Joel Kim Booster Plays Noah
Joel Kim Booster will be portraying the role of Noah who is one of the leads. The character of Noah mostly resembles Elizabeth Bennet in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice.
What else has Joel Kim Booster been in?
Joel Booster is a famous name in the comedy world, making a name for himself in Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents special. Booster has also performed stand-up on Conan and The Late Late Show with James Corden.
Bowen Yang Plays Howie
To play the role of Noah’s skeptical best friend, Bowen Yang will be portraying the role of Howie who is part hopeful and part cynical about finding true love, especially after they go on a vacation to Fire Island.
What else has Bowen Yang been in?
Bowen Yang is also an emerging name in the comedy scene and has also become Saturday Night Live’s first Chinese-American and third openly gay male cast member. Yang made his mark with his funnily absurd Titanic Iceberg skit, which turned out to be a major hit and received enormous coverage.
Conrad Ricamora Plays Will
Conrad Ricamora will be playing the role of Will. Based on Jane Austen’s novel, Will’s character is inspired by Mr. Darcy.
What else has Conrad Ricamora been in?
Conrad Ricamora is famous for playing the role of Oliver in How to Get Away with Murder, who was also ‘gay’. The actor has also starred in The Light of the Moon and The Resident.
Margaret Cho Plays Erin
Seasoned comedian Margaret Cho will star as Erin in Hulu’s Fire Island. Erin is the designated “mother hen” of the friend’s group.
What else has Margaret Cho been in?
Margaret Cho is the star of All-American Girl, a 1994 sitcom. She also appeared in Good on Paper and Drop Dead Diva.
James Scully Plays Charlie
James Scully will be playing the role of Charlie in Fire Island, who is a doctor and sweeps Howie off his feet.
What else has James Scully been in?
James Scully is an American actor who rose to fame for portraying JD in the Paramount Network series Heathers and Forty Quinn thriller series You on Netflix.
Matt Rogers Plays Luke
Matt Roger will play Luke whose character’s classic novel counterpart is Lydia. Luke is a shady scammer who hastily manufactures the marriage for monetary reasons. Luke is flirtatious, preoccupied with being social, and also, a little impulsive.
What else has Matt Rogers been in?
Other than Fire Island, Matt Rogers plays a corporate meanie in the TV series I Love That For You.
Tomás Matos Plays Keegan
Tomas Matos will be playing the role of Keegan. We are yet to find more details about his character but according to the actor, ‘Keegan is very Tomas, to say the least!”.
What else has Tomas Matos been in?
Tomas Matos is a graduate of the renowned “FAME” School, based in NYC. Fire Island will be his first major project on the screen.
Torian Miller Plays Max
Torian Miller will be playing the role of Max in Fire Island, who is the more grounded version of the bookish Max
What else has Torian Miller been in?
Torian Miller is an emerging actor and casting director, known for his work in Abbott Elementary (2021) and Wool, other than Fire Island.
More details about the other Fire Island cast are yet to be revealed. Reportedly, Nick Adams will be playing the role of Cooper whereas, Zane Phillips will appear as Dex in Fire Island. Actor Michael Graceffa will play the role of Rhys and Aidan Wharton as Braden and Peter Smith as Moses will also be seen in exciting roles in the upcoming romantic drama film on Hulu and Disney Plus. Moreover, Bradley Gibson of Power Book II and Ghost will be portraying the character of Johnny.
Inspired by Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, watch Fire Island on Hulu on June 3rd, 2022.