Sony Pictures Classics has released the first look photo of Tom Hiddleston as celebrated country music singer Hank Williams in the upcoming biopic I Saw the Light. With the debut of this photo, the first movie trailer could be just around the corner, so be sure to stay tuned for that. When Tom Hiddleston signed on to star last year, the producers also secured the rights to Hank Williams entire music library for use in the film.
I Saw the Light 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. The singer, whose hits songs include "Your Cheatin' Heart", "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" and "Hey Good Lookin," passed away at the age of 29 from heart failure on January 1, 1953.Read More
Thor: Ragnarok currently doesn't have a director attached at this time, and it isn't known if Thor: The Dark World filmmaker Alan Taylor is planning on coming back to take the helm. Are you excited to see what will happen in Thor: Ragnarok? Chime in with your thoughts below.
Thor: Ragnarok comes to theaters November 3rd, 2017.Read More
Worried there just won't be enough Tom Hiddleston to go around on the big screen this year, as he most likely won't have much screen time in Avengers: Age of Ultron? You'll be happy to know he takes the lead in High-Rise, an adaptation of J.G. Ballard's popular novel. To help ease the pain of these Tom Hiddleston-free days, the actor himself has posted a first look image at the thriller on his Personal Twitter, introducing his character Dr Laing.
High-Rise takes place in a new residential tower built on the eve of Margaret Thatcher's rise to power, at the site of what will soon become the world's financial hub. Designed as a luxurious solution to the problems of the city, it is a world apart. Enter Robert Laing (Tom Hiddleston), a young doctor seduced by the High-Rise and its creator, the visionary architect Anthony Royal (Jeremy Irons). Laing discovers a world of complex loyalties, and also strikes up a relationship with Royal's devoted aide Charlotte (Sienna Miller).Read More
With the debut of these photos, hopefully the first trailer is just around the corner for this thriller, which co-stars Charlie Hunnam, Burn Gorman, Jim Beaver and Javier Botet. Check out the images below, and stay tuned for more photos and footage as we inch closer and closer to Crimson Peak's October 16 release.
Crimson Peak comes to theaters October 16th, 2015.Read More
Sandman comes to theaters in 2016.Read More
The actor took on a DJ in residency role at Ibiza Rocks off the coast of Spain this summer. This news contradicts a report from December 2012 when Tom Hiddleston himself revealed that he will not be featured in Avengers: Age of Ultron. It's possible that Idris Elba's Heimdall and Tom Hiddleston's Loki will only have cameo roles, much like Chris Evans' brief but memorable cameo in Thor: The Dark World, but that has not been confirmed.
What do you think will happen in this scene between Heimdall, Thor and Loki? Chime in with your thoughts below.Read More
Announced at Comic-Con 2014, Legendary has now secured both a lead actor and a director for it's King Kong origin movie Skull Island.
Tom Hiddleston, who has gone onto gain worldwide fame playing Loki in Thor and Marvel's The Avengers, will take the lead in Skull Island. There are no further details about his character at this time.Read More
The story is adapted from the 1994 book Hank Williams: A Biography, by Colin Escott, George Merritt and William MacEwen. Elizabeth Olsen is playing the singer's wife, Audrey Mae Williams. The producers have obtained the rights to Hank Williams' songs, such as hits "Your Cheatin' Heart," "I"m So Lonesome I Could Cry" and "Hey Good Lookin'", which will be sung by Tom Hiddleston himself.
Born in 1923, Alabama native Hank Williams' music career took off after World War II with his first hit, "Move It On Over." He struggled with addictions to alcohol and prescription medication, while suffering from spina biffida, before passing away at the age of 29 due to heart failure.Read More