- Hope Davis as Jill Carlan
- Ben Shenkman as Roger Gunn
- Jasmin Savoy Brown as Allison Adams
- Susannah Flood as Kate Littlejohn
- Wesam Keesh as Jay Simmons
- Regé-Jean Page as Leonard Knox
- Ben Rappaport as Seth Oliver
- Britt Robertson as Sandra Bell
- Anna Deavere Smith as Tina Krissman
- Vondie Curtis Hall as Judge Nicholas Byrne
- Charles Michael Davis as Ted
Recurring Guest StarsEdit
Prominent Guest StarsEdit
Notes and TriviaEdit
- For the People was officially renewed for its second season on May 11, 2018.
- The table read for the season premiere took place on August 8, 2018.
- Filming for the season started on August 14, 2018. The first episode wrapped on August 25, 2018.
- Filming wrapped on December 12, 2018, the same day that ABC released the first trailer for the season.
- Some on location filming took place in New York City near the end of September 2018. While there, part of the cast also met the real Federal Public Defenders of New York.
- Episode six was written by Zahir McGhee and directed by DeMane Davis.
Cast Promotional PhotosEdit