After making his debut in Christopher Nolan’s Oscar winner Dunkirk, Harry Styles has taken another step in Hollywood’s direction. After three years, fans wondered when they would get to see him on the big screen again. After three years of Dunkirk, here we are! Harry Styles is turning his focus back to his acting career. Within a single week, it became evident to Harry that he was about to get very busy.
A few days ago, we learned that Harry Styles replaced Shia LaBeouf, and he will act alongside Florence Pugh in Don’t worry, Darling. And now, it is reported that Harry Styles is about to finalize his role in My Policeman. The number of Harry Styles fans is Crazy due to his boy band background (not to mention his looks), and all are wondering about the release date and other updates. Read on to find out the details.
My Policeman Release Date: When will it be telecast?
There was a tight competition for the rights to produce the film, and Amazon studios managed to win the bid and bagged the deal with Berlanti Schenter Productions to produce the film. The movie is in the early stage of development, and the casting is still going on. We must consider the aspect of the pandemic that can delay the filming. Its shooting started in April 2021.
My Policeman’s production was completed last year. On March 7th, an advanced test screening was held in San Diego, and the early audience was ecstatic, characterizing the film as “beautiful,” complimenting Styles’ “subtle” performance, and praising Emma Corrin (The Crown) as “excellent.”
My Policeman does not yet have a definite release date, but Rupert Everett, who portrays Patrick’s older self, told Variety that the movie will be released in 2022.
My Policeman concluded production in June 2021, with director Michael Grandage announcing the news on Instagram with a photo of himself with Harry and David.
The movie’s copyrights have reportedly been purchased by Amazon Studios, which means it might be released on streaming services right away.
The creators have not given us any hint of an official release date, but if we consider the movie’s current status, it might hit the screens in 2022.
My Policeman Cast: Who Is Gonna Be In It?
The movie’s protagonist will be Harry Styles, who don’t require any introduction. He already has an established singing career, and his songs have topped the charts several times. Lily James (Pam and Tommy) is another prominent actor in the movie. Cinderella in 2015 was her Hollywood debut, and she got many opportunities after that to show her talent to the world. She acted in many series and movies, some of them are- War and Peace, Baby Driver, Mamma Mia! Here we go again and more.
Harry Styles will play Tom, and Lily James will play Marion. Other cast members are unknown as of now. Michael Grandage, Tony Award winner, will occupy the director’s chair. Ron Nyswaner wrote the script, who is an Oscar-nominated writer. With all these great names, we have high expectations from the movie.
Three older actors in the 1990s also played Marion, Tom, and Patrick:
Marion is played by Gina McKee.
Linus Roache as featured by Linus Roache
Patrick older version, played by Rupert Everett
The Policeman Storyline: What Is It All About?
The movie is based on My Policeman’s novel, written by Bethan Roberts’. The book is an LGBTQ-themed novel that is set in Brighton of the 1950s. The movie will follow a flashback structure. Tom (Harry) and Marion (Lily) take Patrick, ill and old and cannot survive on his own, into their home. This encounter compels them to revisit the things that happened 40 years ago.
Let us tell you what happened 40 years ago! Tom was a handsome policeman, and Marion got attracted to him at first sight. But, Tom is into Patrick, and they have a secret passionate relationship with each other. The movie is set at a time when homosexuality was a crime, so Tom decides to marry Marion. Things went on like this until the bridge was broken, and their lives changed forever.
The Policeman Trailer: When Can We See It?
Unfortunately, only this much information is out yet. You will be the first to know if there is an announcement regarding the movie’s status. Let us know in the comment section if you are excited about the film. If you cannot wait to see Harry Styles on the screen, you can watch Dunkirk!