The Cast of St Vincent
Bill Murray as Vincent MacKenna
Bill Murray plays the title character Vincent MacKenna a cantankerous hard-drinking Vietnam War veteran who becomes an unlikely mentor to a young boy named Oliver. Murray’s performance in the film received critical acclaim garnered him a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor.
Melissa McCarthy as Maggie Bronstein
Melissa McCarthy plays the role of Maggie Bronstein Oliver’s struggling single mother who is forced to leave him in the care of Vincent while she works long hours as a nurse. McCarthy brings heart humor to the role showcasing her range as an actress.
Naomi Watts as Daka Paramova
Naomi Watts portrays Daka Paramova a Russian prostitute who becomes Vincent’s friend confidante. Watts’ performance adds depth nuance to the character earning her critical praise for her portrayal of Daka.
Jaeden Martell as Oliver Bronstein
Jaeden Martell plays the role of Oliver Bronstein a shy introverted young boy who forms an unlikely friendship with Vincent. Martell delivers a touching empathetic performance earning him praise for his portrayal of the troubled young boy.
Other notable cast members:
- Chris O’Dowd as Brother Geraghty
- Terrence Howard as Zucko
- Donna Mitchell as Sandy