Douglas Booth as Eros, God of Passion. Eros was the son of Aphrodite, Goddess of love. One day, Eros fell in love with Psyche. He began to visit her, but afraid of his mother's wrath, always remained in the shadows, to conceal his identity. Her jealous sisters, however, tricked her into disobeying and the angry god forsook her. Psykhe searched the world for her lost love and came into the service of Aphrodite. But the two pined for each other and Zeus,intervened to bring them together again.