The story of Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.

Director:

Rachel Griffiths

Writers:

Andrew Knight (screenplay), Elise McCredie (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Teresa Palmer ... Michelle Payne
Sam Neill ... Paddy Payne
Brooke Satchwell ... Therese Payne
Anneliese Apps ... Brigid Payne
Zara Zoe ... Maree Payne
Katie Castles Katie Castles ... Margaret Payne
Gryffin Morrison Gryffin Morrison ... Young Stevie
Summer North ... Young Michelle
Mitch Goring Mitch Goring ... Young Patrick
Joanna Halliday Joanna Halliday ... Young Bernadette
Charles Russell ... Young Andrew Payne
Lucia Schwerdt ... Young Cathy Payne
Maeliosa Stafford Maeliosa Stafford ... Father Keane
Genevieve Morris ... Joan Sadler
Anne Phelan ... Sister Mary
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The story of Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.

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The inspirational true story of Michelle Payne. See more »

Genres:

Biography | Drama | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some thematic elements, language and suggestive comments | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The finale race includes footage of the actual race. See more »

Quotes

Paddy Payne: A horse gallops with his lungs, perseveres with his heart, and wins with his character.
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Connections

Referenced in The Masked Singer Australia: Episode #2.6 (2020) See more »

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Surprising
10 May 2020 | by Ninbendo360See all my reviews

I didn't go into this thinking it would be that great, but wow it shocked me and based on such an amazing true story.


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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 March 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ride Like a Girl See more »

Filming Locations:

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$9,498,635
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Color
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