Daddy's Deadly Secret full cast list: Steve Byers and others star in LMN drama

Daddy's Deadly Secret promotional poster (Image via Lifetime)

Lifetime is bringing us another exciting mystery thriller titled Daddy's Deadly Secret, which is soon to make its debut on the Lifetime channel. The story follows the disappearance of a little girl in a small town which forces the parents to revisit the past.

Ever since their divorce, the parents, Richard and Ellie, have shared an amicable relationship with shared custody of their daughter. However, her sudden disappearance makes them go back, which unveils a web of lies and deceit, where the ultimate question that remains is if the child ever existed at all.

Directed by Sean Cisterna and written by Leo McGuigan Daddy's Deadly Secret, is coming on the Lifetime channel on Thursday, May 30, 2024.

The cast list of Daddy's Deadly Secret explored

Here is the full cast list of the upcoming Lifetime thriller movie.

Steve Byers as Richard

Steve Byers is a Canadian actor who began his career in acting while attending Unionville School for the Arts. He was featured in La Femme Nikita and the feature Slapshot 2 but he garnered popularity with his lead role in the series, Falcon Beach, where he played the character Jason Tanner for three seasons.

Byers then moved on to star in the short-lived drama, Wild Roses, and featured as Desaad, Superman's nemesis in the CW classic Smallville. He has also worked on blockbuster features like Immortals for Relativity and Total Recall.

Steve Byers also received a CSA Award nomination for his lead role in the Netflix hit Slasher, where he played the tortured Cam Henry and The Executioner. He has also essayed the roles of Lawrence Klemm in Man In The High Castle for Amazon Studios and Andrew Underhill on the Freeform's Shadowhunters.

Sarah Allen as Ellie

Sarah Allen is a Canadian actor and producer who studied acting at the National Theatre School of Canada and graduated in 2002. She is best known for her roles in On the Road (2012), Secret Window (2004) and Warehouse 13 (2009).

She is also popular for playing vampire Rebecca Flynt on SyFy's Being Human and she has also acted in films like The Husband, Beeba Boys, Strange But True, and The Retreat. Her television credits include Student Seduction, The Reagans, Nikita, Suits, Remedy, and Black Swarm among others.

Sarah Allen will play the role of Ellie, the mother of the disappeared girl, in Lifetime's Daddy's Deadly Secret.

Other cast members

Joining the leading actors Allen and Byers are other supporting actors in various roles. Maya Misaljevic, Ferelith Young, and Steve Belford join the main cast as supporting actors in undisclosed roles. Maya is a Toronto-born actor, singer, and dancer who is best known for playing the daughter of Amanda Seyfried in Atom Egoyan's Seven Veils which premiered at TIFF '23.

Ferelith Young is a film, television, and voiceover actor in French and English. She is a familiar face from A Match for the Prince and Affinity.

Steve Belford is a Canadian actor, best known for his role as Jesse Stefanovic on Degrassi: The Next Generation. He has also been featured in The Vampire Diaries, Radio Free Roscoe and Paradise Falls.

More about Daddy's Deadly Secret

Lifetime channel has revealed a plot synopsis and a trailer for Daddy's Deadly Secret. The synopsis reads as follows:

"Inspired by actual events. Ever since their divorce, Richard and Ellie have enjoyed an amicable relationship as they co-parent their daughter Abigail. Richard has even found love again, in the form of his new fiancee Caroline. Everything changes when Abigail doesn’t return from school one day. A call to Ellie reveals a terrifying truth; Abigail is missing. As Richard and Caroline try to uncover what happened to the little girl, they soon discover she may never have existed at all. Starring Sarah Allen, and Steve Byers (2024)."

Watch the trailer for the movie below.


Catch Daddy's Deadly Secret today on the Lifetime channel.

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