Cast 30

  1. Colin Firth

    Colin Firth

    Paul Ashworth

  2. Ruth Gemmell

    Ruth Gemmell

    Sarah Hughes

  3. Mark Strong

    Mark Strong


  4. Holly Aird
  5. Ken Stott

    Ken Stott

    Ted, the Headmaster

  6. Stephen Rea

    Stephen Rea

    Ray, the Governor

  7. Neil Pearson

    Neil Pearson

    Paul's Dad

  8. Lorraine Ashbourne

    Lorraine Ashbourne

    Paul's Mum

  9. Luke Aikman

    Luke Aikman

    Young Paul

  10. Bea Guard

    Bea Guard

    Paul's Sister

  11. Richard Claxton

    Richard Claxton

    Robert Parker

  12. Charles Cork
  13. David Hounslow

    David Hounslow

    Man at Reading

  14. Peter Quince

    Chip Shop: Frank

  15. Philip Bond

    Turnstile Operator

  16. Annette Ekblom

    Annette Ekblom

    Robert's Mother

  17. Jackie Hyffes

    Pupil's Mom

  18. Joe Reddington

    Pupil's Dad

  19. Graham Cull

    Mr. Johnson

  20. Mike Ingham

    Radio Sports Commentator

  21. Sam Dunbar Banks

    Young Paul's Mate

  22. Leigh Funnelle

    Woman At Reading

  23. Simon Bowen

    Hillsborough Man

  24. Silas Carson

    Silas Carson

    Indian Waiter

  25. Geoffrey Drew

    House Owner

  26. Liam Stapleton

    2nd Governor

  27. Emily Conway


  28. AG. Longhurst

    Taxi Driver

  29. Shuli Morris-Evans

    Party Baby

Crew 15


  1. Karen Wakefield

    Art Direction

  2. Michael Carlin

    Production Design


  1. Chris Seager

    Director of Photography

Costume & Make-Up

  1. Mary-Jane Reyner

    Costume Design


  1. David Evans


  2. Sara Desmond

    Second Assistant Director


  1. Scott Thomas



  1. Liora Reich


  2. Nik Powell

    Executive Producer

  3. Stephen Woolley

    Executive Producer

  4. Nick O'Hagan

    Line Producer

  5. Amanda Posey



  1. Neil MacColl

    Original Music Composer

  2. Boo Hewerdine

    Original Music Composer


  1. Nick Hornby

    Nick Hornby

    Novel, Screenplay

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