We’ve seen teaser pictures of Tom Hiddleston in character as Hank Willimas leading up to the release of “I Saw the Light,” but now you can watch the first clip of the film via Twitter.
Hiddleston shared the clip earlier today with his followers, the film itself is set to release on November 27, 2015. Starring in the highly-anticipated biopic with Tom Hiddleston are Elizabeth Olsen, Cherry Jones, Bradley Whitford, Maddie Hasson and Wren Schmidt.
“I Saw the Light” was written and directed by Marc Abraham. The film tells the story of the legendary country western singer Hank Williams, who in his brief life created one of the greatest bodies of work in American music. The film chronicles his meteoric rise to fame and its ultimately tragic effect on his health and personal life.
— Tom Hiddleston (@twhiddleston) September 10, 2015
Written and directed by Marc Abraham, I SAW THE LIGHT is based on Colin Escott’s award-winning biography. RatPac Entertainment’s Brett Ratner and Bron Studios’ Aaron L. Gilbert produced the film, with G. Marq Roswell and Abraham.
James Packer of RatPac Entertainment and Jason Cloth of Creative Wealth Media Finance executive produced. Notable director of photography Dante Spinotti was the cinematographer for the film.