Enola Holmes Cast: Who Stars In The New Netflix Film With Millie Bobby Brown?
25 September 2020, 10:39 | Updated: 2 October 2020, 22:42
Enola Holmes is finally on Netflix and the cast, including Millie Bobby Brown, is a star-studded one.
Millie Bobby Brown is the leading role in Netflix's Enola Holmes, playing the younger sister of Sherlock Holmes alongside cast members including Helena Bonham Carter, Sam Claflin and Henry Cavill, who are just a few of the big stars in the film.
The story follows Millie’s character Enola who sets out to find her mother after she disappears on the morning of her 16th birthday.
Enola’s strict older brothers try to place their sister into a school for ‘proper’ young ladies, but she stumbles into a mystery bigger than expected, putting her amateur detective skills to use.
Here are all the details on the cast of Enola Holmes…
Millie Bobby Brown as Enola Holmes
Millie takes the leading role in Enola Holmes, as the little sister of detective Sherlock Holmes.
Most viewers will instantly know Millie from her role of Eleven in Netflix’s Stranger Things, but she’s also starred in Godkilla: King of the Monsters.
Henry Cavill plays Sherlock Holmes
Henry, who you may have seen in Man of Steel and Batman v Superman Dawn of Justice, stars as Sherlock Holmes, Enola’s brother.
Henry’s character in Enola Holmes is said to show a “more emotional” side to the typical Sherlock Holmes.
Sam Claflin is Mycroft Holmes
Sam’s character Mycroft is another of Enola’s older siblings, described as the more uptight of the brothers as he tries to send Enola to finishing school.
You may have seen Sam in The Hunger Games film series, Me Before You, and Love, Rosie.
Helena Bonham Carter as Eudoria Holmes
Helena plays the mother to Enola, Sherlock and Mycroft. She is a suffragette who raised and home-schooled her daughter at their countryside mansion.
The actress has BAFTAs and Emmy Awards under her belt after legendary roles in Tim Burton films such as Alice in Wonderland, the Harry Potter film series, and Les Misérables.
She also played Princess Margaret in The Crown.
Louis Partridge plays Viscount Tewksbury
16-year-old Louis plays runaway Viscount Tewksbury, who runs into Enola on a train and becomes a huge part of her travels when he unveils a big mystery.
Louis has appeared in Paddington 2 and Medici: The Magnificent.
Fiona Shaw is Miss Harrison
Killing Eve star Fiona Shaw plays the strict head mistress at Enola’s school.
Fiona played Aunt Petunia in the Harry Potter films and most recently Carolyn Martens in Killing Eve.
Burn Gorman plays Linthorn
Burn has appeared in Game of Thrones and The Dark Knight Rises, but is possibly most well known for playing Owen Harper in Doctor Who spin-off Torchwood.
In Enola Holmes he plays the henchman hired to kill Viscount Tewkesbury.
Susan Wokoma plays Edith
Edith is the tea shop owner part of Sherlock’s detective quest.
Played by BAFTA Breakthrough winner Susan Wokoma, you may have seen the actress in Chewing Gum and Channel 4’s Year of the Rabbit.
Hattie Morahan is Lady Tewksbury
Hattie stars as Viscount Tewkesbury’s mother.
She’s starred films such as Beauty and the Beast’s 2017 live-action remake and The Golden Compass.
Adeel Akhtar plays Lestrade
Inspector Lestrade, a police officer, works alongside Sherlock and Mycroft.
The actor has starred in hit shows such as BBC's adaption of Les Misérables, Killing Eve, The Night Manager, and Murder Mystery.
Frances de la Tour plays The Dowager
Another Harry Potter alumni, Frances de la Tour plays Viscount Tewkesbury’s grandmother.
You might have seen her in The History Boys, the Book of Eli, and TV series Vanity Fair.