Military Wives

The Film

Military Wives is a 2020 British comedy-drama film directed by Peter Cattaneo, from a screenplay by Rosanne Flynn and Rachel Tunnard. It stars Kristin Scott Thomas, Sharon Horgan and Jason Flemyng.

The film is the true story of the Military Wives Choirs, a network of 75 choirs in British military bases across the United Kingdom and overseas, featured in the fourth season of the British documentary television series The Choir.


With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women on the home front form a choir and quickly find themselves at the centre of a media sensation and global movement.


Kristin Scott Thomas as Kate
Sharon Horgan as Lisa
Jason Flemyng as Crooks
Greg Wise as Richard
Emma Lowndes as Annie
Gaby French as Jess
Lara Rossi as Ruby
Amy James-Kelly as Sarah
India Ria Amarteifio as Frankie
Laura Checkley as Maz
Sophie Dix as Beatrice
Beverley Longhurst as Hilary
Jack James Ryan as Private Shaw
Karen Sampford as Choir Member
Robbie Gee as Red