‘Heels’: Meet the Cast of Starz’s Wrestling Drama (PHOTOS)

Heels Season 1 Stephen Amell Alexander Ludwig
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The premiere for Heels is nearly here, but ahead of its arrival on Starz, the cast and creatives behind the wrestling drama have unveiled a new featurette and character posters timed to their [email protected] debut.

Appearing virtually for a special presentation on Friday, June 23, stars Stephen Amell, Alexander Ludwig, Alison Luff, Mary McCormack, Kelli Berglund, James Harrison, Allen Maldonado, and Chris Bauer joined showrunner Michael Waldron (Loki) and executive producer Mike O’Malley (Snowpiercer) for a panel conversation.

Heels, which is set to arrive Sunday, August 15, tells the story of brothers Jack (Amell) and Ace Spade (Ludwig) as they war over their father’s legacy, a family-owned wrestling promotion. The show immerses viewers into their world of wrestling and all of the characters that accompany their close-knit community.

In a newly-released featurette, see how the wrestling scenes came together, and scroll down to see official character posters revealing who is playing who in this highly-anticipated drama.

Heels, Series Premiere, Sunday, August 15, 9/8c, Starz

Heels Season 1 Jack Spade Stephen Amell
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Stephen Amell as Jack Spade

Heels Season 1 Alexander Ludwig Ace Spade

Alexander Ludwig as Ace Spade

Heels Chris Bauer Wild Bill
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Chris Bauer as Wild Bill Hancock

Heels Willie Day Mary McCormack
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Mary McCormack as Willie Day

Heels Staci Spade Alison Luff
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Alison Luff as Staci Spade

Heels Season 1 James Harrison Jr Apocalypse
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James Harrison Jr. as Apocalypse

Heels Season 1 Rooster Robbins Allen Maldonado
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Allen Maldonado as Rooster Robbins

Heels Kelli Berglund Crystal Tyler
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Kelli Berglund as Crystal Tyler

Heels Robby Ramos Diego Cottonmouth
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Robby Ramos as Diego Cottonmouth

Heels Trey Tucker Bobby Pin
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Trey Tucker as Bobby Pin