We have news of three actors who have been cast in season 3 of The Wheel of Time.

Nuno Lopes

According to his agency profile, Portuguese actor Nuno Lopes will be appearing in season 3 of The Wheel of Time in an unknown role. His first breakout role was in the 2005 movie Alice, and since then has had numerous roles in film and television. In 2016, Lopes won Best Actor Award at the Venice Film Festival for his role in Saint George, and he recently gained international acclaim starring in Netflix drama White Lines. In addition to acting, Lopes is also a DJ.

Though his exact filming schedule is unknown, Lopes was filming in Prague in mid-May, approximately one month after filming began on April 17, 2023.

Headshots of actors Tereza Dušková and Raksha Hoost

Tereza Dušková (L), Raksha Hoost (R) – Credit: Yellowbelly Photography

Tereza Dušková

Tereza Dušková is a Czech film,  television, and theater actress who has had previous roles in series like Das Boot and Charité. According to her CV, she has been cast in the role of Maigran under the direction of Thomas Napper, who is directing episodes 303 and 304.

In the books, Maigran was a da’shain Aiel who appears during a pivotal scene in book 4, The Shadow Rising. Without going into possible spoilers, this casting is the first evidence that we might be seeing the history of the Aiel during season 3.

Raksha Hoost

Another new cast member for season 3 is Raksha Hoost. Currently based out of London, Hoost is an international actor who was born in Suriname and raised in The Netherlands. According to her CV, she will be playing the role of Shiaine.

Other New Season 3 Cast

Lopes, Dušková, and Hoost join the ranks of other cast joining The Wheel of Time for season 3: Shohreh Aghdashloo, Anthony Kaye, Callum Kerr, Luke Fetherston, Olumide Olorunfemi, Diêm Camille, Rob McLoughlin, and Rina Mahoney. Currently, none of these castings have been announced officially by the production and should be considered unconfirmed until then.

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