The Wheel of Time TV Show Casts Siuan, Min, and More!

The Wheel of Time family grows and grows, and this time, we get to meet Moiraine’s BFF, along with a character who has a very important connection to Rand al’Thor…

(Note: The comments section for this piece will most likely contain spoilers for the Wheel of Time series.)

This week we’ve learned that Sophie Okonedo (Doctor Who, Hellboy, The Secret Life of Bees) will be playing Siuan Sanche a good friend of Moiraine’s who  becomes the Amyrlin of the Aes Sedai—their elected leader, but also sort of a magic Pope? (It’s complicated, and also we just like saying the words “magic Pope”.) Kae Alexander (Game of Thrones, Collateral) will take on the role of Min, a trouser-wearing tomboy whose “viewings” of others give her glimpses of their future…

We’ve also learned that Clare Perkins (EastEnders, Death in Paradise) will play Kerene Sedai and Peter Franzen (True Blood, Vikings) will be Stepin, her Warder.

Here are all the casting reveals so far:

We have no word on how the production delay will effect the show’s release date, but we’ll give you the updates as they come!


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