Watch The Trailer For The New Trailer Of The Morrissey Biopic “England is Mine”
#EnglandIsMine, in cinemas August 4.
England Is Mine is a 2017 biographical drama film, based on the early years of singer Morrissey, before he formed The Smiths in 1982 with Johnny Marr. Originally titled Steven (Morrissey’s first name), the title of the film comes from a lyric in The Smiths’ song “Still Ill“: “England is mine, and it owes me a living“
The film stars Jack Lowden as Morrissey, and was written and directed by Mark Gill. It co-stars Jessica Brown Findlay as Linder Sterling and Laurie Kynaston as Johnny Marr. It premiered at the closing gala of the Edinburgh Film Festival on 2 July 2017, and will go into wide release in the UK in August 2017.
- Jack Lowden as Steven Patrick Morrissey
- Jessica Brown Findlay as Linder Sterling
- Laurie Kynaston as Johnny Marr
- Adam Lawrence as Billy Duffy
- Jodie Comer as Christine
- Katherine Pearce as Anji Hardie
- Peter McDonald as Peter Morrissey
- Simone Kirby as Elizabeth Morrissey
- Vivienne Bell as Jacqueline Morrissey
- Graeme Hawley as Mr. Leonard