Loki plays Hank Williams in Marc Abraham’s upcoming biopic.
SPC will mount a limited US release for I Saw The Light on November 27 followed by nationwide expansion.
Abraham adapted the screenplay from Colin Escott’s book ‘Hank Williams: The Biography’ and the film reenacts the life of the Country & Western singer whose meteoric rise to fame petered out into tragedy and ill health. He died from heart failure aged 29.
Hiddleston stars alongside Elizabeth Olsen, Cherry Jones, Bradley Whitford, Maddie Hasson and Wren Schmidt.
RatPac Entertainment’s Brett Ratner and Bron Studios’ Aaron L Gilbert produce with G Marq Roswell and Abraham.
James Packer of RatPac Entertainment and Jason Cloth of Creative Wealth Media Finance serve as executive producers.