'Raised by Wolves': Meet Amanda Collin, Travis Fimmel and rest of the cast of the HBO Max sci-fi series
'Raised by Wolves,' Ridley Scott's TV series for American audiences chronicles the events of death and rebirth in a world destroyed by war. With humanity extinct, Mother, who looks to be a robot is in charge of building up a population that was once scattered on the earth without repeating the mistakes of the dead. Of course, with humans come many threats and how do you really control the beliefs of humans? Giving us 'The 100' and 'I am Mother' vibes, here is the talented cast bringing this intense sci-fi series to life.
Amanda Collin as Mother
Collin is known for her roles as Marie from 'A Horrible Woman' (2017), Rakel from 'Department Q: A Conspiracy of Faith' (2016), Charlotte from 'Splitting Up Together' (2016) and Malene from 'The Exception.' In 2013 Collin won an Award of Excellence at the First Run Festival for 'Alleged' where she played the role of Svetlana - she shared this award with Jack Mulcahy, Caitlin McHugh and Karina Palmer. In 2018, Collin won a Robert at the Danish Film Awards for Best Actress in 'En frygtelig kvinde' aka 'A Horrible Woman' and in 2018 she won a Bodil Award for Best Actress for the same production. Her most recent works include 'Something's Rockin'' (2017), 'Tæt på sandheden med Jonathan Spang' (2018), and 'Resin' (2019)
Travis Fimmel as Marcus
Fimmel is known for his roles as Anduin Lothar from 'Warcraft: The Beginning' (2016), Ragnar Lothbrok from 'Vikings' (2013-2017), McQueen Oodie from 'The Baytown Outlaws' (2012) and Ray from 'Lean on Pete' (2017). In 2013, Fimmel was nominated for an IGN Award for Best TV Hero for 'Vikings.' His most recent roles include 'Dreamland' (2019), 'Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan' (2019), '50 States of Fright' (2020), and 'Here Are the Young Men' (2020). The actor has three releases in post-production - 'Die in a Gunfight' (2020), 'Zone 414' (2021) and 'El Tonto.'
Jordan Loughran as Tempest
Loughran is known for her roles as Bianca Alcaino from 'The Infiltrator' (2016), Tip from 'Emerald City' (2017), and Eve from 'Dixi' (2014-2016). Her recent works include 'Evermoor Confidential Chronicles' (2016), and 'Doctors' (2018).
Ethan Hazzard as Hunter
Hazzard is known for his roles as Issac from 'The Dare' (2019), Joel from 'Giri/Haji' (2019), and Michael from 'Break' (2020). His other works include 'Damned' (2018) and 'The Long Song' (2018).
Aasiya Shah as Holly
Shah is known for her roles as Gemma Khan from 'Unforgotten' (2017-2018), Suri Quareshi from 'The Level' (2016) and Parveen Gani from 'Call the Midwife' (2018). Her other works include 'Shia Sunni' (2016), 'The Energy Within' (2017), and 'The Orange Anarkali' (2018)
The rest of the cast members include Winta McGrath known for 'Aloft' and 'Red Dog: True Blue' as Campion, Ivy Wong as Vita, Loulou Taylor as Cassia, Susan Danford as Justina, Munro Lennon-Ritchie as Campion at 8 years of age, Daniel Lasker as Furfur, Jenna Upton as Danjal, Niamh Algar known for 'The Virtues' and 'Calm With Horses' as Sue, Felix Jamieson known for 'Game of Thrones' and 'The Ghost' as Paul, Abubakar Salim who is known for 'Fortitude' and 'Jamestown' as Father, Garth Breytenbach as Den, Matias Varela known for 'Narcos' and 'Point Break' as Lucius and many more.
The official synopsis reads, "'Raised by Wolves' centers on two androids tasked with raising human children on a mysterious virgin planet. As the burgeoning colony of humans threatens to be torn apart by religious differences, the androids learn that controlling the beliefs of humans is a treacherous and difficult task."
Catch the series premiere on September 3, 2020, on HBO Max. Watch the trailer below.