My Policeman: Harry Styles Movie Plot, Cast & More

Harry Styles directs the cast of my policemanplaying gay cop Tom Burgess alongside The crown star Emma Corrin as his wife Marion.

my policemanwhich will be broadcast on Prime Video and directed by Red’s Michael Grandage, tells the story of PC Tom Burgess, who struggles to hide his sexuality in the 1950s. He meets his future wife Marion on Brighton beach, where they go paddling. They end up getting married due to society’s expectations. Tom, however, falls in love with museum curator Patrick Hazelwood and the couple have a decades-long affair, which turns their lives upside down.

At a time when homosexuality was illegal in Britain, Tom knows it would be safer for him to stay in a relationship with Marion than to be with Patrick. However, when it becomes clear to Marion that Tom really wants to be with Patrick, it sets off a devastating series of events.

Here’s everything we know so far about Amazon my policeman before its arrival in 2022….

Release date of “My policeman”

A launch date for my policemen has yet to be announced by Amazon Studios, but the film is expected to hit Prime Video sometime in 2022. That means it will be some time before we see the on-screen chemistry between the love-tribe. When we hear the UK and US release date for Amazon Prime Video, we’ll update.

Cast of “My Policeman” – Harry Styles as Tom Burgess

Harry Styles as Tom Burgess in My Policeman.

Harry Styles as Tom Burgess in ‘My Policeman’. (Image credit: Getty)

Singer Harry Styles plays gay policeman Tom Burgess who leads a secret double life in 1950s Britain. New roses spoke to a film insider who revealed Harry Styles was “really excited about the challenge” of portraying a gay man in the 1950s – when homosexuality was still illegal in England.

The insider revealed that Harry shoots two sex scenes with his co-star David Dawson, and there’s also a scene where he’s naked on screen all by himself. “Not much will be left to the imagination,” the insider said. “Harry is jumping into this new role and is really excited about the challenge, even though it’s a daunting task.”

Harry Styles first shot to fame at ITV’s blockbuster talent show The X Factor in 2010, where he was part of the boyband One Direction. The group became one of the best-selling boy bands of all time until they went on hiatus in 2016. Harry became a successful solo artist, but first tried his hand at playing in the film. Dunkirk in 2017, where he played British soldier Alex. He is also starring in the upcoming movie don’t worry darling alongside Florence Pugh and Dakota Johnson.

One Direction Days - Harry Styles with his bandmates after winning The X Factor.

The One Direction era – ‘My Policeman’ star Harry Styles with his castmates after winning ‘The X Factor.’ (Image credit: Getty)

Cast of “My Policeman” – Emma Corrin as Marion Burgess

Harry Styles and Emma Corrin as Tom and Marion.

Harry Styles and Emma Corrin as Tom and Marion in My Policeman. (Image credit: Getty)

Join Harry Styles in my policeman is Emma Corrin who plays Tom’s wife, Marion. She eventually finds out about Tom’s affair and tries to get him arrested.

Emma was huge news last year after landing the role of Princess Diana in The crown Season 4. Before that, however, she was relatively unknown, despite roles in Pennyworth and Grantchester.

Emma Corrin as Diana in season 4 of The Crown.

Emma Corrin as Diana in season 4 of The Crown. (Image credit: Netflix)

Cast of “My Policeman” – David Dawson as Patrick Hazelwood

David Dawson and Harry Styles as secret lovers Tom and Patrick.

‘My Policeman’ co-stars – David Dawson and Harry Styles as secret lovers Patrick and Tom. (Image credit: Getty)

David Dawson plays Patrick, the forbidden love of Tom’s life. He is best known for his role as Toby Kent in Luther but also appeared in Peaky Blinders, The hollow crown, Ripper Street, and The Last Kingdom. He also played coronation street creator Tony Warren in 2010 single drama Coronation Street Road.

Cast of “My Policeman” – old versions of the characters

Different actors have been cast to play older versions of the three main characters as the story shifts to the 1990s, with Linus Roache playing the older Tom. Rupert Everett plays an old and quite infirm Patrick while Gina McKee is older Marion.

The cast of ‘My Policeman’ – who else is playing

Kadiff Kirwan, who was recently seen alongside Sean Bean in the BBC1 drama Timeis part of the my policeman cast, playing Nigel. He is accompanied by Dora Davis, Richard Dempsey and Joseph Potter.

Filming locations of “My policeman”

the my policeman the action was filmed on location in London, Brighton and Venice with the final scenes shot in the capital in December 2021 involving Harry, David and Emma.

Harry Styles filming in Brighton.

Harry Styles as Tom Burgess, here during filming in Brighton, UK. (Image credit: Getty)

‘My policeman’ the novel

The film is based on the 2012 novel my policeman by Bethan Roberts which explores the criminalization of homosexuality in the 1950s. The novel examines norms relating to sexuality in Brighton over the decades up to the 1990s. It is written from the perspective of Marion and Patrick, both thinking of Tom, the man they love so much. The novel is based on the life of the author EM Forster who had a secret relationship with a married heterosexual policeman.

Andrea G. Henderson