Cast and Crew of Skyscraper

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About Skyscraper

In "Skyscraper," an action-packed thriller from 2018, we are introduced to a compelling cast of characters that bring the story to life. Dwayne Johnson, known for his performances in films such as "Jumanji" and "Fast & Furious," takes on the role of Will Sawyer, a former FBI Hostage Rescue Team leader and US war veteran. Will, after suffering a tragic accident during a mission, has transitioned into a more peaceful life as a building security expert. Neve Campbell, widely recognized for her performance in the "Scream" series, takes on the role of Sarah Sawyer. Sarah is Will's dedicated spouse, a former combat medic, and a loving mother to their two children.

The plot of "Skyscraper" revolves around a suspenseful, adrenaline-fueled adventure in which Will Sawyer becomes the unlikely hero. Framed for a crime he didn't commit and with a burning skyscraper standing between him and his family's safety, Will has no choice but to become a determined force in the face of adversity. "Skyscraper" features the fictional building known as "The Pearl," which is considered the world's tallest and most technologically advanced skyscraper. When a menacing group of terrorists sets the building ablaze, the flames spread quickly, trapping Will's family in one of the upper levels. With his family dangerously close to the encroaching fire and time running out faster than ever, Will embarks on a dangerous rescue mission, battling his own physical and emotional limitations.

As "Skyscraper" progresses, viewers are taken on a non-stop thrill ride as Will grapples with navigating the outside of the burning structure, utilizing his military training and ingenuity to overcome the challenges that come with infiltrating the seemingly impenetrable building. Filled with twists, edge-of-your-seat moments, and an extraordinary balance between family values and intense action, "Skyscraper" provides a captivating experience for viewers seeking a blend of heart, heroism, and high stakes. With Dwayne Johnson and Neve Campbell delivering exceptional performances, the film's focus on the power of perseverance, love, and family transcends the action genre to create a

Full Cast of Skyscraper

Dwayne Johnson
plays Will Sawyer

Dwayne Johnson as Will Sawyer
Dwayne Johnson delivers a captivating performance as Will Sawyer in 'Skyscraper'. His portrayal of a former FBI agent turned security consultant is both convincing and engaging. Johnson's physical prowess and charisma shine through in the action-packed sequences, while his emotional depth is evident in the more intimate moments. His character's determination and love for his family add a layer of vulnerability to the otherwise invincible hero, making him more relatable and endearing to the audience. Overall, Johnson's performance is a highlight of the movie, contributing to its thrilling and heartfelt narrative. See Dwayne Johnson's other roles

Neve Campbell
plays Sarah Sawyer

Neve Campbell as Sarah Sawyer
Neve Campbell delivers a strong performance as Sarah Sawyer in 'Skyscraper'. As the wife of Dwayne Johnson's character, she brings a sense of warmth and vulnerability to the role, making her character relatable and endearing. Campbell's chemistry with Johnson is palpable, and their on-screen relationship adds an emotional depth to the action-packed film. Her portrayal of a mother fighting to protect her family is both believable and heart-wrenching, making her a standout character in the movie. See Neve Campbell's other roles

Chin Han
plays Zhao Long Ji

Chin Han as Zhao Long Ji
In the movie 'Skyscraper', Chin Han delivers a captivating performance as Zhao Long Ji, the visionary and charismatic architect behind the world's tallest skyscraper, The Pearl. Han masterfully portrays the character's determination, ambition, and vulnerability, creating a complex and engaging portrayal of a man who has poured his heart and soul into his creation. As the story unfolds, Han's nuanced performance adds depth to Zhao Long Ji's character, making him a compelling figure amidst the high-stakes action and suspense. See Chin Han's other roles

Roland Møller
plays Kores Botha

Roland Møller as Kores Botha
Roland Møller delivers a chilling performance as Kores Botha in 'Skyscraper'. Møller brings a menacing intensity to the role, making Botha a formidable and memorable villain. His cold, calculating demeanor is offset by moments of unexpected humor, adding depth to the character. Møller's performance is a standout in the film, providing a worthy adversary for Dwayne Johnson's protagonist. See Roland Møller's other roles

Noah Taylor
plays Mr. Pierce

Noah Taylor as Mr. Pierce
Noah Taylor delivers a compelling performance as Mr. Pierce in the action-packed movie 'Skyscraper'. Taylor's portrayal of the enigmatic and cunning character adds a layer of intrigue to the film, as he masterfully navigates the delicate balance between ruthless villain and strategic mastermind. His performance is a standout, as he effortlessly commands the screen with his piercing gaze and calculated demeanor, making viewers question his true intentions until the very end. Taylor's performance as Mr. Pierce is a testament to his versatility as an actor and a highlight of the film. See Noah Taylor's other roles

Byron Mann
plays Inspector Wu

Byron Mann as Inspector Wu
Byron Mann delivers a standout performance as Inspector Wu in the action-packed film 'Skyscraper'. Mann portrays the character with a commanding presence and a no-nonsense attitude, making him a formidable authority figure. His charisma and intensity shine through in every scene, and his chemistry with Dwayne Johnson's character adds an extra layer of tension to the plot. Mann's performance is a highlight of the film and leaves a lasting impression on viewers. See Byron Mann's other roles

Pablo Schreiber
plays Ben

Pablo Schreiber as Ben

Pablo Tell Schreiber (born April 26, 1978) is a Canadian actor known for his dramatic stage work and for his portraya...

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McKenna Roberts
plays Georgia Sawyer

McKenna Roberts as Georgia Sawyer

Born McKenna Rae Roberts, an American actress and model. At a very young age she landed her first modeling job chosen...

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Noah Cottrell
plays Henry Sawyer

Hannah Quinlivan
plays Xia

Adrian Holmes
plays Ajani Okeke

Adrian Holmes as Ajani Okeke

A descendant from Barbados, West Indies, Adrian Holmes is an English-Canadian film and television actor, best known f...

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Elfina Luk
plays Sergeant Han

Kevin Rankin
plays Ray

Kevin Rankin as Ray

Kevin Rankin is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Herc in the NBC series Friday Night Lights, Tyler Bri...

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Gretal Montgomery
plays Ray's Wife

Jett Klyne
plays Ray's Son

Jett Klyne as Ray's Son

Jett Klyne is an American actor, known for The Boy (2016), Skyscraper (2018), WandaVision (2021) and Doctor Strange i...

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Kayden Magnuson
plays Ray's Daughter

Byron Lawson
plays Suit #1

Byron Lawson as Suit #1

Byron Lawson was born on August 26, 1968 and is currently 55 years old.

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Jason William Day
plays Botha's Thug #1

Ryan Handley
plays Botha's Thug #2

Sean Kohnke
plays Botha's Thug #3

Shawn Stewart
plays Botha's Thug #4

Brian Ho
plays Shady Man

Nelson Wong
plays News Camera Man

Nelson Wong as News Camera Man

Nelson Wong is known for his work on American Mary (2012), Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011) and Ice Blues (2008).

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Mike Li
plays Operations Technician

Colin Corrigan
plays Windbreaker Man

Colin Corrigan as Windbreaker Man

Colin Corrigan was born on July 7, 1971 and is currently 52 years old.

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Omari Newton
plays Hostage Rescue Commander

Venus Terzo
plays Hostage Negotiator

Venus Terzo as Hostage Negotiator

Venus Terzo (born 17 October 1967) is a Canadian actress.

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Paul McGillion
plays On-Scene Commander

Paul McGillion as On-Scene Commander

The sixth of seven children, Paul's family emigrated to Canada from Paisley, Scotland when he was just 2 years old. H...

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Matt O'Leary
plays Skinny Hacker

Tzi Ma
plays Fire Chief Sheng

Tzi Ma as Fire Chief Sheng

Tzi Ma (Chinese: 馬泰;) is a Hong Kong-American actor. He is well known for his roles in television shows, such as The ...

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Tina Tong
plays Building Voice (voice)

Carlo Yu
plays HKP Officer #1

Dimitry Tsoy
plays HKP Officer #2

Allen Keng
plays HKP Officer #3

Allen Keng as HKP Officer #3

Allen Keng is a Canadian film and television actor and stuntman. He holds a BA in Drama from the University of Toront...

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Sam Yunussov
plays Penthouse Guard #1

Paul Wu
plays Penthouse Guard #2

Paul Wu as Penthouse Guard #2

Paul Wu is a DGA/DGC director based out of Vancouver, Canada. His career in film spanning almost 3 decades started i...

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Glenn Chow
plays Maintenance Technician

Rob 'Sluggo' Boyce
plays Helicopter Pilot

Aaron Au
plays Police Sniper

Grace Wang
plays News Reporter #1

Marcus Sim
plays News Reporter #2

Rene Wang
plays Hong Kong Newscaster

Kathy Wu
plays Chinese Newscaster #1

Lawrence Chau
plays Chinese Newscaster #2

Evan Lai
plays Chinese Newscaster #3

Shamel Hashish
plays Arabic Speaking Newscaster

Matthew Wolf
plays British Newscaster

Matthew Wolf as British Newscaster

Matthew Wolf was born on October 31, 1972 and is currently 51 years old.

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Fabio Tassone
plays French Newscaster

Leanne Suter
plays American Newscaster #1

Rick Chambers
plays American Newscaster #2

Lasaundra Gibson
plays American Newscaster #3

Wendy Jacobson
plays Zhao Interviewer

Sarah K. Thurber
plays Ferry Princess

Malin Barr
plays Swedish Newscaster (uncredited)

Vivian Full
plays Ben's Neighbour (uncredited)

Beatrice King
plays Asian Lady (uncredited)

Hung Huynh
plays Asian Hipster (uncredited)

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