Synopsis Cast & Crew

From Academy Award® winner Brian Helgeland (L.A. Confidential, Mystic River) comes the true story of the rise and fall of London’s most notorious gangsters, Reggie and Ron Kray, both portrayed by Tom Hardy in an incredible performance.

LEGEND is a classic crime thriller taking us into the secret history of the 1960s and the extraordinary events that secured the infamy of the Kray Twins.

LEGEND is written and directed by Brian Helgeland and is based on John Pearson's book The Profession of Violence.

LEGEND is produced by Working Title Films' Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner alongside Christopher Clark and Quentin Curtis. STUDIOCANAL fully financed and will distribute LEGEND in the UK, France, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. Brian Oliver's Cross Creek has acquired North American rights and Oliver is also a producer on the the film.

LEGEND is released in cinemas across the UK on September 9th.


Tom Hardy Ronald Kray / Reginald Kray
Emily Browning Frances Shea


Brian Helgeland Director / Writer
Chris Clark Producer
Tim Bevan Producer
Eric Fellner Producer