Where Are They Now? The Cast of Lost (2023)

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Matthew Fox as Jack Shephard

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Fox's role as Dr. Jack Shephard, the group's tortured leader, was his TV comeback after playing Charlie Salinger on Party of Five.

After Lost, he appeared in films like 2012's Alex Cross and 2013's World War Z. After some personal setbacks — Fox was charged with a DUI in Oregon in 2012 — he took a break from the spotlight. Fox returned to the small screen on the Peacock series Last Light, which premiered in 2022.

He and his wife Margherita Ronchi share two children, Kyle and Byron.

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Evangeline Lilly as Kate Austen

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Playing the tough, conflicted and fearless Kate Austen became Lilly's breakout role.

She went on to play Tauriel in the Hobbit film series, and then the Avengers came calling; Lilly stars as Hope van Dyne a.k.a. The Wasp in Marvel's Ant-Man franchise. She and her longtime partner Norman Kali have two children.

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Jorge Garcia as Hugo "Hurley" Reyes

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Garcia was fan-favorite Hugo "Hurley" Reyes, whose cursed lottery numbers would become one of Lost's greatest mysteries.

After the show wrapped, Garcia appeared on several TV shows, including Alcatraz, How I Met Your Mother and Hawaii Five-0. He also had a cameo in David Spade's Netflix comedy The Wrong Missy as the "guy on plane" — appropriate for the Lost alum. In 2022, he appeared on season 7 of The Masked Singer.

Garcia tied the knot to actress Rebecca Birdsall in June 2019 in Ireland.

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Josh Holloway as James "Sawyer" Ford

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As the rugged, sexy James "Sawyer" Ford, Holloway was both an antagonist to Jack and a romantic interest for Kate and, eventually, Juliet.

Holloway went on to star opposite Tom Cruise in 2011's Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol and appeared on Paramount Network's Western drama Yellowstone. He and his wife, Yessica Kumala, share two children.

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Yunjin Kim as Sun-Hwa Kwon

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Kim played Sun-Hwa Kwon, one-half of the show's central married couple.

After Lost, Kim went on to star opposite Alyssa Milano on Mistresses for four seasons, as well as in several Korean films and TV series. She wed her former manager, Jeong Hyeok Park, in 2010 in Hawaii.

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Daniel Dae Kim as Jin-Soo Kwon

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Sun-Hwa's husband, Jin-Soo Kwon, was played by Daniel Dae.

Daniel Dae remained in Hawaii — where much of Lost was filmed — following the series to star in Hawaii Five-0 for seven seasons from 2010 to 2017. He appeared on New Amsterdam and has also had roles in the Divergent film franchise and 2019's Hellboy and Always Be My Maybe. He and his wife, Mia Haeyoung Rhee, have been married since 1993 and share two children.

The actor has spoken out about attacks on the AAPI community in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and was named to the White House's AAPI Visibility Task Force. He even opened up about speaking to the creators of Lost about the Asian stereotypes that could've played out on the show.

"While we were shooting, I remember sitting down with Damon Lindelof and J.J. Abrams and saying, 'Guys, this character cannot progress in this same way,'" he said. "They basically said, 'Trust us.' I did, and it turned out for the best."

He continued, "As an Asian actor, you're just looking to get hired. It's about working within the system to try and change it when you have the opportunity ... The character grew to a place where I don't think you'd call him a stereotype by the end."

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Terry O'Quinn as John Locke

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O'Quinn was the mysterious John Locke, named for the famous English philosopher. In 2007, he earned an Emmy for outstanding supporting actor for his role on the show.

Following the show, he has steadily worked on TV, appearing in series including 666 Park Avenue, Hawaii Five-0 (alongside Lost costar Daniel Dae), Emergence and FBI: Most Wanted. He and his ex-wife Lori share two sons.

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Naveen Andrews as Sayid Jarrah

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Andrews (and his biceps) starred as former Iraqi soldier Sayid Jarrah.

When Lost wrapped, he continued to star on several series, notably Sense8, Instinct, The Dropout and The Cleaning Lady. He has two children from previous relationships.

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Dominic Monaghan as Charlie Pace

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After starring in the Lord of the Rings franchise, Monaghan took on the role of rocker Charlie Pace on Lost.

He then went on to appear in several other films and series, including another time-jumping show, Flashforward, and the crime drama 100 Code. Monaghan also hosted his own BBC nature series, Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan. In 2019, he again joined forces (get it?) with Lost co-creator Abrams to play Beaumont Kin in 2019's Star Wars: Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker.

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Emilie de Ravin as Claire Littleton

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De Ravin starred as the expecting — and eventual new mom — Claire Littleton (one of flight 815's few Australian passengers, despite the Sydney to Los Angeles flight path).

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In 2010, she costarred with Robert Pattinson in the romantic drama Remember Me before moving on to play Belle on Once Upon a Time and the Australian miniseries True Colours. She has been engaged to director Eric Bilitch since 2016, with whom she has two children.

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Harold Perrineau as Michael Dawson

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Perrineau played Michael Dawson, the dedicated dad to his son, Walt.

Perrineau has had several TV roles since Lost on shows like Sons of Anarchy, Criminal Minds, Wedding Band, Constantine, Claws, Star, The Rookie and Peacock's The Best Man: The Final Chapters, the limited series following the 1999 film The Best Man and its sequel. He has also appeared in films like Zero Dark Thirty (2012) and Dumplin' (2018). He and his wife Brittany have three children.

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Malcolm David Kelley as Walt Lloyd

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Kelley played Walt Lloyd, a.k.a. "WAAAALT!", the only surviving child on flight 815.

He has continued to act, appearing in the 2017 film Detroit and on shows like Blindspot, Insecure and the 2023 BET+ series Angel. He is also half of the pop-rap duo MKTO with his former Gigantic costar Tony Oller.

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Michael Emerson as Ben Linus

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As one of "the Others," Ben Linus, Emerson was one of the most enigmatic characters on the show.

After Lost, he starred opposite Jim Caviezel in Person of Interest for five seasons. He also appeared on Arrow and starred on the Paramount+ series Evil. He wed actress Carrie Preston in September 1998, who also appeared on one episode of Lost as Ben's mother.

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Henry Ian Cusick as Desmond Hume

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Cusick played Desmond Hume, hatch dweller and Penny's lover.

He has remained on the small screen since Lost ended, with roles on Scandal, Inhumans, The Passage, The 100 and MacGyver, the latter of which he starred on for six seasons. Cusick has also had a few film roles in moves like The Girl On The Train (2016), Rememory (2017) and The Wind & the Reckoning (2022).

He and his wife Annie have three children.

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Ian Somerhalder as Boone Carlyle

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Somerhalder played original castaway Boone Carlyle, but he was — spoiler alert! — killed off on season 2 (although typical of Lost, he made a few more appearances on the show).

Luckily, his character's death did little to hinder his career. Somerhalder later starred on the HBO series Tell Me You Love Me, but it was his role as Damon Salvatore on The Vampire Diaries that cemented his pop culture status. He also starred on the short-lived Netflix series V Wars.

Somerhalder married actress Nikki Reed in 2015, and the couple welcomed daughter Bodhi Soleil in 2017 and announced in January 2023 that they are expecting a second child.

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Maggie Grace as Shannon Rutherford

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As Boone's stepsister Shannon Rutherford, Grace's time on the island was also relatively short-lived.

However, the former model has since appeared in both the Taken and Twilight franchises and starred on Californication, Susanna and Fear the Walking Dead.

She and her husband, Brent Bushnell, welcomed their son in 2020.

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Michelle Rodriguez as Ana Lucia Cortez

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Rodriguez appeared on 26 episodes of the hit series as a cop and the natural-born leader Ana Lucia Cortez.

Since then, she's continued to reprise her role as Letty in the franchise and appeared in the Machete films and the blockbuster movie Avatar.


Are any of the cast of Lost still friends? ›

They didn't make a lot of friends on the TV show, but many of the cast members became lifelong friends. Nestor Carbonell only joined the show in season 3, but he still calls many of his co-stars friends to this day.

What is Kate from Lost doing now? ›

Playing the tough, conflicted and fearless Kate Austen became Lilly's breakout role. She went on to play Tauriel in the Hobbit films, and then the Avengers came calling; Lilly stars as Hope van Dyne/The Wasp in the Marvel franchise. She and partner Norman Kali have two children.

Where is Sayid from Lost now? ›

Naveen Andrews, who played Sayid Jarrah

The English Patient actor has continued on the TV trail since the conclusion of Lost, starring in series such as Sinbad, Once Upon a Time in Wonderland and Sense8.

Was Lost Cancelled? ›

Lost is an American science fiction drama television series created by Jeffrey Lieber, J. J. Abrams, and Damon Lindelof that aired on ABC from September 22, 2004, to May 23, 2010, over six seasons, comprising a total of 121 episodes.

Did any of the Lost actors date? ›

Ian Somerhalder and Maggie Grace (Lost)

The actors reportedly dated after both were killed off the drama – they played stepsiblings and ex-lovers (!) Boone and Shannon – though Somerhalder kept mum in a 2006 interview with People on the romance between them, saying, “Oh, let's not go there.

How much did the cast of Lost make per episode? ›

* $20,000-$40,000: Initial per-episode salaries of the show's cast. Their rates were bumped up to $80,000 per episode in 2005, so the cast members lucky enough to not be killed "off the island" have been reaping the rewards.

What is Kate's secret in Lost? ›

We learned that Kate learned that her stepfather was, in fact, her real father, from her real father, who wasn't her father at all. (All together now: Whaaa?) We learn that Kate has ”murder in her heart.” (Pseudodad knew this from birth?) And that Sawyer loves Kate, at least when he's feverish and raving.

What happened to Hurley from Lost? ›

He was removed from Santa Rosa by Sayid, and taken to a "safe house", where he was mistaken for a murderer. He later threw a Hot Pocket at Benjamin Linus and surrendered to authorities. Hurley was found innocent and released from prison where he was convinced by a man to return to the Island.

Who is Kate's baby in Lost? ›

She raised Aaron Littleton as her son, but she finally decided to return to the Island to rescue his mother, Claire.

Is Claire still alive Lost? ›

They return to the Dharma station, but find it abandoned. Before leaving, Claire tells Rousseau her daughter, Alex (Tania Raymonde), helped her and is still alive. Upon returning to the beach, Aaron is well and Claire has recovered all the lost memories from after her abduction by Ethan.

Where is Sawyer from Lost now? ›

Josh Lee Holloway (born July 20, 1969) is an American actor best known for his roles as James "Sawyer" Ford on the television show Lost and as Will Bowman on the science fiction drama Colony. Most recently he had a recurring role in season 3 of the western series Yellowstone.

Who was the baby from Lost? ›

Lost (TV Series 2004–2010) - William Blanchette as Aaron, Aaron Littleton, Two Year Old Boy - IMDb.

Was Lost actually filmed on an island? ›

Where was Lost filmed? Filming locations in Hawaii. To set the scene for mystery and drama in the tropics, the showrunners decided to film on location in Hawaii. They filmed Lost almost exclusively on the island of Oahu, thanks to its central location nearby tons of key filming spots.

Is there a spin off of Lost? ›

Lost: Missing Pieces is a series of thirteen video clips ranging in length from one to four minutes that aired during the hiatus between the 3rd and 4th seasons of the television show Lost, from which this series is a spin off.

Is Lost Based on a true story? ›

A “hair-raising” (Houston Chronicle) account of shipwreck and survival and a searing portrait of faith without reason, Lost! is an unforgettable true story from “a writer of tremendous power and achievement” (Detroit Free Press).

Did they ever get out of the land of the lost? ›

Q: Did the Marshalls ever get out of the Land of the Lost? A: Not really. One episode has one Marshall family get out at the exact same time another identical family comes in.

How long were they off the island in Lost? ›

The Oceanic Six are the survivors of Oceanic Flight 815 who left the Island and returned openly to civilization on January 7, 2005, 108 days after the crash.

How many years were the survivors on the island in Lost? ›

In the end, the characters were stuck on the island for 108 days, the same as off the island.

Why Lost got Cancelled? ›

The 61-year-old explained: "The driving forces behind us really pushing to get an end date for the show were two problems we had: one – we didn't know how long the mythology had to last, and secondly, we were running out of flashbacks for the characters.

What is the most popular Lost episode? ›

In the highest-rated episode of "Lost," it is revealed that Desmond is "unstuck in time." As he moves back and forth in time between 1996 and 2004, Desmond searches for his "constant," which will allow him to ground himself more firmly in one place and time.

What is the most watched episode of Lost? ›

Judging by number of viewers at time of first airing, the most-watched individual episode of the show is the Season 2 premiere, Man of Science, Man of Faith. The least-watched episode is the Season 5 episode Dead is Dead.

Who is the traitor in Lost? ›

Michael Dawson (Lost)

Why was Kate's name crossed out Lost? ›

In "What They Died For", Jacob explained to Kate that her name was crossed out when she became a mother -- and alluded that he was looking for people who were alone in the world to replace him. He also stated that Kate was still eligible and that the names in the cave were just marks drawn with chalk.

Who does Kate from Lost end up with? ›

Finally (finally!) Kate made her choice—Jack. And, wow, it was totally worth the six years of on-and-off again sexual tension. Their emotional goodbye, and that kiss on the cliff...a definite pass-the-Kleenex moment.

Why was Libby written off Lost? ›

Libby was not going to be killed off, but since Ana Lucia Cortez was considered an unpopular character, the producers thought her death would not generate enough sympathy from fans. They decided Libby, who was well liked, should also be killed for emotional impact.

Who were the dead bodies in Lost? ›

Locke gave the skeletons their nicknames, taken from Adam and Eve of the Bible. However, given the mother-son relationship between them, a more apt analogy would be Eve and Cain. The skeletons' identities were revealed in episode "Across the Sea", 111 episodes after their first appearance in "House of the Rising Sun".

Did Jack leave Lost? ›

He chose to become the Island's new protector and was almost killed by the Man in Black, but with Kate's help, he killed him before he could leave the Island. He then sacrificed himself to relight the Heart, saving the Island from destruction.

What did Sawyer whisper to Kate on the helicopter? ›

In the season 4 finale, Sawyer jumped from the helicopter to ensure the Oceanic Six would be able to make it to the freighter. Before he departed, Sawyer whispered a favor in Kate's ear, asking her to make sure Cassidy and his daughter were taken care of.

What's in Kate's suitcase Lost? ›

A Zero Halliburton-type aluminum suitcase was brought on the plane by the U.S. Marshal, Edward Mars. The case contained weapons (four pistols), boxes of ammunition, documents, and a keepsake of Kate's, her toy plane.

Who is the father of Sun's baby Lost? ›

Finally we found out in the previous episode of LOST that the father of Sun's baby is Jin, NOT the man she had an affair with. After realizing that all the women on the island who are pregnant die, Sun demands Juliet to answer her questions.

Which Friends actors are still Friends? ›

Yes, "Friends" stars are still friends in real life, as Jennifer Aniston is the godmother of Coco, Courteney's daughter; Matt LeBlanc traveled to support Perry for his written play; and many more instances can be caught on their social media handles.

Why was Charlie written out of Lost? ›

Monaghan Left Lost To Pursue Other Projects

Monaghan was happy to hear that he was leaving Lost because he wanted to take on other roles. The actor also said that he felt that Charlie 's screen time had dwindled sine season 1. Monaghan said, “I've been kind of frustrated for a while.

Who is the most successful actor after Friends? ›

Lisa Kudrow

Yup, it's Kudrow, and it's not even close. Her 14 nominations (six for “Friends,” eight for post-“Friends” programs) easily outpace LeBlanc's seven and Aniston's six (though she did win one). This kind of goldmine supports an argument many have always believed: Kudrow is the best actor of the cast.

Did any Friends cast have addiction? ›

Matthew Perry opens up about being a friend to those struggling with addiction. The "Friends" star talks about fighting his years of drug and alcohol abuse.

Who is the least successful actor in Friends? ›

And going forward, salary negotiations were conducted with all six stars in the room. As Comedy Central reports, the unified negotiations made the biggest difference for Matt LeBlanc, who played Joey. In a documentary about Friends, LeBlanc revealed that he earned the lowest salary out of all of the main cast members.

Who is the most famous out of the Friends cast? ›

Jennifer Aniston aka Rachel Green: worth $320 million (£258.5m) Aniston is thought to be worth a whopping $320 million (£258.5m), making her the richest member of the Friends cast.

What was Charlie doing in the bathroom Lost? ›

The night before the flight, he took heroin with a woman named Lily, who he fought with over the last of his stash until she left angrily. On the plane, he struggles without any heroin and goes to the bathroom to dispose of it after taking some, when the plane begins to crash.

What drugs was Charlie taking in Lost? ›

Charlie On-Island

Locke believed Charlie had relapsed, and Charlie's visions and odd behavior supported the belief. He confiscated the heroin and kept them in the Swan armory.

What happens to Jack on Lost? ›

Jack reawakens outside by a river and walks toward the bamboo forest. After Jack collapses to the ground, Vincent approaches him and lies next to him. Jack gazes happily at the sky while watching the Ajira plane fly overhead away from the island. Jack slowly closes his eyes as he dies.

Did they ever get off the island in Lost? ›

Only two attempts at escaping the island were successful, the Oceanic Six Escape and the Ajira Escape. Only one of the Oceanic Six was on the second rescue, Kate. The other members of the Oceanic Six (minus Aaron) died upon returning to the island, with the exception of Hurley, who remained behind.

Who had the highest paying job in Friends? ›

So who earned the most? Well, Giff Gaff dug through all 10 seasons of the hit sitcom to estimate each character's salary – and they've determined that the highest paid member of the gang is, in fact, Joey.

Who is the highest paid in Friends series? ›

Jennifer Aniston played the role of Rachel Green and was considered the highest-paid actor with a net worth of $320 million (£258.5m). However, all the actors in the main cast were paid equally on Friends, with $1 million per episode for the final two seasons.


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