Sophie Lowe leads Once Upon a Time spinoff

Australian actress Sophie Lowe ( has landed the role of Alice in Wonderland role in the Once Upon a Time spin-off, Once: Wonderland.

Lowe’s Alice is described as ‘young but having lived a hard and long life and carrying those scars on her psyche. Underneath it all, she has a generous heart that she tries to keep hidden.’

Also cast are relative newcomer Peter Gadiot as Alice’s mysterious love interest, Cyrus, in the project from Eddy Kitsis and Adam Horowitz and Michael Socha as the Knave of Hearts. Still to be cast are the mysterious Amahl and the White Rabbit, which will most likely be animated with a voiceover.

The project is to be produced by Jane Espenson whose credits include Buffy The Vampire Slayer and Once Upon a time

Lowe’s credits include the Australian drama The Slap and episodes of Satisfaction,

source the Hollywood reporter