Paddington Movie Cast: Who Stars in Both Paddington Bear Movies?
Paddington FANS were thrilled when everyone’s favorite bear hit the big screen.
The marmalade sandwich-eating teddy bear is the star of two eponymous films released in 2014 and 2017.
Who is in the cast of Paddington films?
Ben Wiltshire as Paddington Bear
Paddington Bear is voiced by actor Ben Whishaw.
He provided the famous voice for 2020 movies and anime series.
Ben also played Paddington in the sweet video of the famous bear meeting Queen Elizabeth II.
The actor has starred in a number of big budget films over the years, including Layer Cake, The Danish Girl and The Lobster.
Hugh Bonneville as Henry Brown
Hugh Bonneville plays Henry Brown aka Mr Brown in the books.
The actor is of course best known for playing Lord Grantham in Downton Abbey.
His acting credits include a mix of television and film roles.
The other notable film Hugh starred in was the 1998 pic Notting Hill.
Sally Hawkins as Mary Brown
Sally Hawkins plays the Brown family matriarch, Mary Brown.
The actress’ first role in a feature film came in 2002 in the British drama All or Nothing where she played unemployed teenage daughter Samantha.
Her breakout role came in 2008 in the British comedy-drama Happy-Go-Lucky where she won Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy at the Golden Globes.
Sally followed up with her role in Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine which earned her an Empire Award for Best Supporting Actress and an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
Madeleine Harris as Judy Brown
Like most rising stars, Madeleine got her first acting job in BBC One’s Casualty.
After that, the actress appeared on the TV shows Me and Mrs Jones and The White Queen.
In 2013, she played the 460-year-old vampire Hetty in the television series Being Human.
Paddington 2 is the young actress’ last major role so far.
Samuel Joslin as Jonathan Brown
In 2012, Samuel got his first major role as Thomas Bennett in The Impossible, a true story about a family who survived the Indian Ocean tsunami on December 26, 2004.
After that, he starred alongside Lambert Wilson in the short film The Nostalgist.
In 2015, Samuel played Marcus Maudsley on The Go-Between.
Like her co-star Madeleine, Paddington 2 is her last major role.
Who also plays in Paddington?
Paddington’s films have attracted big stars.
The following cast starred in both films:
- Imelda Staunton as Aunt Lucy, Paddington’s adoptive aunt, who has always dreamed of visiting London.
- Michael Gambon as Uncle Pastuzo, Paddington’s adoptive uncle.
- Julie Walters as Mrs. Bird, the Browns’ Scottish housekeeper.
- Jim Broadbent as Samuel Gruber, an antique store owner and friend of the Browns.
- Peter Capaldi as Mr. Curry, the Browns’ busy neighbor who despises Paddington.
The following actors have only appeared in one of the films:
- Nicole Kidman as Millicent Clyde (2014)
- Matt Lucas as Joe the Taxi Driver (2014)
- Joanna Lumley as Felicity Fanshaw, Agent of Phoenix (2017)
- Eileen Atkins as Madame Kozlova, the fortune teller at the fair (2017)
- Ben Miller as Colonel Lancaster (2017)