Harry Styles To Star In Movie Adaptation Of LGBTQ Themed Book ‘My Policeman’
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Former One Direction star Harry Styles is in remaining dialogue to star within the film adaptation of Bethan Roberts’ acclaimed LGBTQ-themed novel My Policeman from Amazon Studios. Actor Lily James is in talks to play the feminine lead within the but untitled film, Collider reported.
The film shall be directed by “Genius” fame Michael Grandage from a script by “Philadelphia” author Ron Nyswaner, who tailored Roberts’ 2012 ebook. Producer Greg Berlanti will produce alongside his husband Robbie Rogers in addition to Sarah Schechter through their newly-rechristened Berlanti/Schechter Productions.
The story of the novel is ready within the 1950s in Brighton, England, the place schoolteacher Marion first catches sight of Tom and turns into immediately smitten with the good-looking policeman. Tom, in the meantime, is drawn to Patrick, a museum curator however believes it’s safer for him to marry Marion.
Styles will play Tom and James will play Marion. Styles’ male co-star is reportedly but to be finalised. The 26-year-old star has been specializing in his solo profession after the band went on a hiatus in 2016. He made his appearing debut with Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk.