Sony Pictures Classics just released the official poster for the music-driven biopic, I Saw the Light. The new poster features Tom Hiddleston as Country music superstar Hank Williams on stage in front of a microphone. Coming to theaters on March 25, 2016, I Saw the Light also stars Elizabeth Olsen, Cherry Jones, Bradley Whitford, Maddie Hasson, and Wrenn Schmidt. The film was written and directed by Marc Abraham and is based on the Hank Williams biography by Colin Escott.
Marc Abraham, Brett Ratner, Aaron L. Gilbert, and G. Marq Roswell produced the film, with James Packer and Jason Cloth executive producing.
The I Saw the Light Plot:
I Saw the Light, 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.
Written and directed by Marc Abraham, I SAW THE LIGHT is based on Colin Escott’s award-winning biography and stars Tom Hiddleston, Elizabeth Olsen, Bradley Whitford, David Krumholtz and Cherry Jones. 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.