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We all make choices. Hers make history.

The Children Act

In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.


The Children Act Cast

Name Character
Emma Thompson She was 59, now 63 years old as Fiona Maye
Stanley Tucci He was 57, now 62 years old as Jack
Patrick Brennan He was 141, 83 years old when he died as Henry's Solicitor
Ben Chaplin He was 48, now 52 years old as Kevin Henry
Paul Jesson He was 72, now 76 years old as Humphrey
Nikki Amuka-Bird She was 42, now 46 years old as Amadia Kalu QC
Des McAleer He was 66, now 70 years old as Jim the Porter
Paul Bigley as Colin
Andrew Havill He was 52, now 58 years old as George
Eileen Walsh She was 41, now 45 years old as Naomi Henry
Rupert Vansittart He was 60, now 64 years old as Sherwood Runcie
Jason Watkins He was 51, now 56 years old as Nigel Pauling
Rosie Cavaliero She was 50, now 55 years old as Marina Green
Wendy Nottingham as Laura
Michele Austin as Donna
Anthony Calf He was 58, now 63 years old as Mark Berner
Nicholas Jones He was 72, now 76 years old as Prof. Rodney Carter
Dominic Carter He was 65, now 70 years old as Roger

The Children Act Crew

Name Department
Stephen Warbeck as Original Music Composer. He was 65 (now 69) years old Sound
Andrew Dunn as Director of Photography. He was 68 (now 72) years old Camera
Richard Eyre as Director. He was 75 (now 79) years old Directing
Charles Moore as Executive Producer. He was 198 (84) years old when He died Production
Joe Oppenheimer as Executive Producer. Production
Sara Wan as Set Decoration. Art
Peter Francis as Production Design. Art
Ian McEwan as Writer. He was 70 (now 74) years old Writing
Ben Browning as Executive Producer. Production
Glen Basner as Executive Producer. Production
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The Children Act (4 years)

We all make choices. Hers make history.

  • Release day: Thursday, March 29, 2018
  • Runtime: 105 minutes
  • Revenue: 17696794.00