Harry Styles and his co-star Emma Corrin saw an on-screen kiss while filming their new drama My Policeman in Brighton.
The One Direction singer, 27, will star as gay police officer Tom Burgess in the LGBT drama, while The Crown star, 25, will play his wife Marion on screen.
Set in Brighton in the 1950s, based on Bethan Roberts’ novel, the film focuses on police officer Tom, who is gay but chooses to marry Marion due to expectations, he is going to have an affair with museum curator Patrick Hazelwood (David Dawson).
Smooch: Harry Styles and his co-star Emma Corrin saw an on-screen kiss while filming their new drama My Policeman in Brighton
Before filming, Harry and Emma seemed to be filming a tense scene in which the actor held his co-star in his arms.
In the photo exiting a pub called The Vine, the singer was seen sharing an on-screen kiss with the actress before walking away arm in arm.
Harry looked smart in his historical costume, which consisted of gray high-waisted trousers, a matching jacket, and an olive green shirt.
Emma was wearing a vintage brown tweed dress with a white shirt underneath and a teal jacket.
Movie: The One Direction singer, 27, will star as gay police officer Tom Burgess in the LGBT drama, while The Crown star, 25, will play his wife Marion on screen.
The actress completed the look with a matching belt to adorn her slim waist and black heels.
Emma, who has cut blonde hair, appeared to be wearing a shoulder-length brown wig that also had bangs for the scenes.
It comes after movie bosses allegedly attacked a ‘massive security unit’ awaiting filming on the Brighton coast.
Producers are said to have improved security so that filming could continue ‘smoothly’ despite the expectation that crowds would flock to the set to get a glimpse of Harry in character.
Story: Set in 1950s Brighton, the film is based on Bethan Roberts’ novel, and focuses on police officer Tom, who is gay but chooses to marry Marion due to expectations
Story: He has an affair with museum curator Patrick Hazelwood (David Dawson)
An insider from a movie told The sun: ‘Harry always enforces security for being such a superstar, but this is going to be on another level.
‘They know that his and the rest of the cast’s safety is paramount, so you have to take that into account, but they also have to be able to film the scenes in peace, without a lot of fans in the room. background.
“So they are really looking for a massive security unit to make sure the filming can continue without a hitch.”
MailOnline contacted Harry’s representatives at the time for comment.
It comes after it was reported that Harry will be filming sex scenes with co-star David Dawson in the upcoming LGBT romantic drama.
The musician would go on screen naked to play gay officer Tom Burgess – who is married to teacher Marion (Emma), but has had a secret affair with museum curator Patrick (David) for years.
An insider said: ‘Harry will have sex on the screen and they want it to look as real as possible. The plan is to shoot two romps between Harry and David, and then another scene where Harry is only naked. ‘
Production of the film has started in Brighton and it is currently unclear when the film will be released.
A source added to The sun: ‘Not much is left to the imagination. Harry throws himself into this new role and is very excited about the challenge, even if it is a daunting task.
‘He always wants to do things that people wouldn’t expect and challenge what people think of him – and this movie will really do that.’
A spokesperson for Harry declined to comment when contacted by MailOnline. MailOnline also contacted a representative of David at the time.
Baz Bamigboye revealed in The Daily Mail earlier this year that The Last Kingdom star David, 38, will portray Harry’s character’s lover.
Rupert Everett will appear as the older version of Patrick in the film, while the former One Direction artist will be replaced by Linus Roache.
The character of newly crowned Golden Globe winner Emma is later taken over by Gina McKee in the new film.
Set in Brighton in the 1950s, the film is based on Bethan Roberts’ novel and focuses on police officer Tom, who is gay but chooses to marry Marion due to social expectations at the time.
Despite this, Tom starts an affair with Patrick after he falls in love at first sight when they meet years later at the Brighton Museum.
His wife becomes jealous when she discovers their passionate relationship and decides to take drastic measures at a time when homosexuality was illegal.
The 2012 novel explores the sexual mores of the 1950s and the criminalization of homosexuality.
The Amazon Studios production will be directed by Michael Grandage and will be shot in locations across London and the South East Coast from April 12, while the more intimate moments will be filmed in one of the major film studios.
The film will be adapted by Oscar nominee Ron Nyswaner, and Amazon will partner with Berlanti Schechter Productions.
Harry is currently in a relationship with American actress Olivia Wilde, 37, and has previously dated celebrities such as Kendall Jenner, 25, Taylor Swift, 31, and Kiko Mizuhara, 30.
The hunk has previously insisted that he doesn’t “ use sexual ambiguity to try to be more interesting, ” but insists that fans respect his refusal to talk about his sexuality.
Speak against The GuardianThe hitmaker’s Weekend Magazine revealed that while he doesn’t mind being asked about his sexuality, he has no plans to give a definitive answer.
He explained, “What I would say about the whole question-about-my-sexuality – this is a job you might be asked about. And to complain about it, to say you hate it and still do the job, that’s just silly.
‘You respect someone will ask. And you hope they respect that they might not get an answer.
“It’s not like I’m sitting on an answer, protecting it and holding it back. It’s not a case of, I’m not telling you, because I don’t want to tell you. It’s not, ooh this is mine and it’s not yours. It is: who cares? Does that make sense? It’s just: who cares? ‘
It comes after Emma appeared to come out as ‘queer’ last month when she took to Instagram to share a photo from her shoot for Pop magazine, captioning it, ‘ur fave queer bride.’
Emma has kept her lips closed on any conversation about her sexuality and dating.
MailOnline contacted Emma’s representatives at the time for comment.
Emma jumped into the spotlight last year with her breakout role as Princess Diana in Netflix’s The Crown.
The British star plays the late Royal in the drama’s fourth series, in a role that has garnered her widespread critical acclaim.