Tom Hiddleston will Play Hank Williams in Country Biopic
Actor Tom Hiddleston, known for his role as Loki in the Marvel movies, will be playing country star Hank Williams in the independent biopic "I Saw the Light." Production will begin in October in Louisiana and the script is based on the 1994 book "Hank Williams: The Biography" by Colin Escott, George Merritt and William MacEwen. Williams died at 29 of heart failure after suffering from spina bifida and struggling with various addictions. Producers have already gained rights to Williams' songs, "Your Cheatin' Heart," "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" and "Hey Good Lookin'."
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