The My Policeman cast features Gina McKee, Linus Roache and Rupert Everett. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Michael Grandage’s 2022 Amazon movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
My Policeman follows an English woman named Marion who protects a secret about the past. When a man named Patrick suffers a stroke, she invites him to stay at her beachside home. The narrative jumps back and forth in time as Marion’s husband struggles with his wants and needs. Here’s every main actor and character in My Policeman, an adaptation of Bethan Roberts’ 2012 novel.
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My Policeman Cast: Gina McKee as Marion
Character Profile: A teacher from Brighton. During a 50s timeline, she learns about art from a museum curator named Patrick. Marion discovers that her new friend has a sexual relationship with her husband.
McKee’s Resume: Bella in Notting Hill (1999), Sister Drummond in Atonement (2007), Judy Molloy in In the Loop (2009), Caterina Sforza in The Borgias (2011-13), Countess Henrietta Harding in Phantom Thread (2017)
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My Policeman Cast: Linus Roache as Tom
Character Profile: Marion’s husband. He is reluctant to meet with a former lover who suffered a stroke. Tom opens up to Marion about his sexuality.
Roache’s Resume: Purifier in The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Thomas Wayne in Batman Begins (2005), David McMillan in Non-Stop (2014), David Wellington in Homeland (2017-20), Jeremiah Sand in Mandy (2018)
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My Policeman Cast: Rupert Everett as Patrick
Character Profile: A museum curator. He stays with Marion after a stroke. Patrick falls in love with Tom during a 50s timeline.
Everett’s Resume: Francesco Dellamorte in Cemetery Man (1994), George Downes in My Best Friend’s Wedding (1997), Lord Goring in An Ideal Husband (1999), Oscar Wilde in The Happy Prince (2018), Tirador in She Will (2021)
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My Policeman Cast: Harry Styles as Younger Tom
Character Profile: Tom in a 50s timeline. He is a policeman who lives in Brighton with his wife. Younger Tom embraces his sexuality after meeting Patrick.
Styles’ Resume: An Original Member of One Direction — Also, Alex in Dunkirk (2017), Eros in Eternals (2021), Jack in Don’t Worry Darling (2022)
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My Policeman Cast: Emma Corrin as Younger Marion
Character Profile: Marion in the 50s timeline. She is a teacher who lives an ideal life. Younger Marion realizes that her husband is gay.
Corrin’s Resume: Esme Winikus in Pennyworth (2019), Esther Carter in Grantchester (2019), Princess Diana in The Crown (2020), Anna in Anna X (2021), Lady Constance Chatterley in Lady Chatterley’s Lover (2022)
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My Policeman Cast: David Dawson as Younger Patrick
Character Profile: Patrick in the 50s timeline. He is a museum curator and amateur artist in Brighton. Younger Patrick believes that a man should try to improve himself.
Dawson’s Resume: Tony Warren in The Road to Coronation Street (2010), Toby Kent in Luther (2011), Roberts in Peaky Blinders (2013), King Alfred in The Last Kingdom (2015-18), Owen Lassiter in All the Old Knives (2022)
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The My Policeman cast also includes Kadiff Kirwan (Fleabag, The Stranger), Emily John (Dig Ophelia Dig, Y Gyfrinach/The Secret), Dora Davis (Silent Night, The King’s Man), Joseph Potter (All at Sea, Casualty) and Richard Dempsey (Island at War, Doc Martin).
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