Meet the cast of Netflix romantic drama Virgin River

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In the fourth season of Virgin River, romantic Mel Monroe returns as she continues her quest for contentment in the idyllic town

Virgin River is a Netflix romantic drama series based on the 24-episode novel series by Robyn Carr.

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The show follows Mel Monroe, a recently widowed nurse who moved from LA to the small Northern California town of Virgin River to escape her past.

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Monroe meets Jack Sheridan after she moves to Virgin River, and the two eventually begin a romantic relationship, though Mel is still grappling with her husband’s death.

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In season four, many of the main cast return to their roles as the story of life in the small town unfolds.

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Who is in the cast of Virgin River Season 4?

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Alexandra Breckenridge as Mel Monroe

Mel is the protagonist of the series – she moved to Virgin River in search of a clean start and hoping to close the door on her past, but had to learn that she had to come to terms with her past before she could move on .

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She is recognized for playing Jessie Anderson on The Walking Dead season 6 and Sophie Larson on This Is Us, as well as for starring in two seasons of American Horror Story.

Alexandra Breckenridge as Mel Monroe

Martin Henderson as Jack Sheridan

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Jack owns the local bar and is Mel’s biggest love interest, although he was dating someone else when the two met. In the fourth season, he and Mel’s relationship will be further tested.

Henderson played Dr. Nathan Riggs in Grey’s Anatomy and Ben Gundelach in the miniseries Secrets & Lies. He has had several film roles, playing Noah in The Ring and Harold in Everest.

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Martin Henderson as Jack Sheridan

Colin Lawrence as John “Preacher” Middleton

Preacher is a former Marine and one of Jack’s closest friends who also works at his bar.

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Lawrence will be known for his appearances on Smallville, The X Files and The Good Doctor but is best known for playing Coach Clayton on the mystery series Riverdale.

Colin Lawrence as Preacher

Tim Matheson as Vernon Mullins

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Vernon is the local doctor in Virgin River who had difficulty working with Mel when she first came into his practice, though he later warms to her.

Lawrence starred as Vice President John Hoynes on The West Wing and played Tully Nelson on The Good Fight.

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Tim Matheson as Vernon Mullins

Benjamin Hollingsworth as Dan Brady

Dan is also a former Marine who is struggling to adjust to civilian life and worked as Jack’s Bar before leaving after a disagreement over the bar’s operations.

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Hollingsworth played Mario Savetti on the CBS medical series Code Black – he also played Peter Gray on the horror series Cult and has appeared in several films including The Joneses, Cold Pursuit and Rabid.

Benjamin Hollingsworth (right) as Dan Brady

Jenny Cooper as Joey Barnes

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Joey is Mel’s sister and the main link to her life in LA – she frequently tries to encourage Mel to come back to town.

Cooper played Valerie Harri on season 5 of 24, Susan on Exposed and Megan on Law & Order True Crime. She has had minor roles in MacGyver, Grey’s Anatomy, Bones and CSI: Miami.

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Jenny Cooper as Joey Barnes

Annette O’Toole as Hope

Hope is the mayor of Virgin River and is married to Vernon Mullins – although the two were separated for 20 years before rekindling their relationship.

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O’Toole played Martha Kent on Smallville and Eliza Schultz on The Punisher season two. She also starred as Lara Lang in Superman III and played Alice Perrin in the cult 80’s horror film Cat People.

Annette O’Toole as Hope

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