Does the ‘Manifest’ Cast Look Familiar? Here’s Where You’ve Seen Them Before

As we watched the first three seasons of Manifest, we kept wondering where we’ve seen the actors before. Now that the Netflix series is returning for a fourth (and final) season after its cancellation by NBC, we came up with a solution and compiled a complete list of the Manifest cast, along with details on what else they’ve starred in. Keep scrolling for details.

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1. Melissa Roxburgh

  • Character: Michaela Stone
  • What else she’s been in: Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow, Star Trek Beyond, Supernatural, Travelers

While Melissa Roxburgh is no stranger to the entertainment industry, she’s often remembered for portraying Ensign Syl in Star Trek Beyond.

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2. Josh Dallas

  • Character: Ben Stone
  • What else he’s been in: Once Upon a Time, Thor, Doctor Who, Hawaii Five-0

His first major role was starring as Prince Charming in Once Upon a Time, where he met his now-wife Ginnifer Goodwin.

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3. Athena Karkanis

  • Character: Grace Stone
  • What else she’s been in: Suits, Skyland, Saw IV, Almost Heroes, Lost Girl, Total Drama, The Expanse, Zoo, House of Cards

That’s right. Athena Karkanis previously starred alongside Meghan Markle in Suits.

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4. J.R. Ramirez

  • Character: Jared Vasquez
  • What else he’s been in: House of Payne, Hacienda Heights, Emily Owens M.D., Arrow, Power, Jessica Jones

He has an impressive resume, but he’s widely recognized for playing Oscar Arocho in Jessica Jones.

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5. Luna Blaise

  • Character: Olive Stone
  • What else she’s been in: Fresh Off the Boat, The Breakdown

One of her most noteworthy roles is Nicole in Fresh Off the Boat.

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6. Jack Messina

  • Character: Cal Stone
  • What else he’s been in: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

While Manifest is considered his big break, he also had a guest role in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

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7. Parveen Kaur

  • Character: Saanvi Bahl
  • What else she’s been in: Beyond, Workin' Moms, Saving Hope, The Strain

You may recognize her as Christine from Beyond or Dr. Asha Mirani from Saving Hope.

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Greta Heggeness is a California-based editor at PureWow and has been writing about entertainment since 2015. She covers everything from awards shows to exclusive celebrity...