Posted by admin on Aug 17, 2010
Country Great Merle Haggard plays the Country Preacher in MY FOOL HEART. The Country Music Hall of Fame calls Mr. Haggard “with the arguable exception of Hank Williams, the single most influential singer-songwriter in country music history.” With 40 #1 hits over a career of nearly 50 years and with a new album, I AM WHAT I AM, that hit this year’s #1 on the Americana charts,...
Posted by admin on Jul 10, 2010
Legendary bluegrass musician, Dr. Ralph Stanley, makes his acting debut in MY FOOL HEART, playing Jim Waive’s grandfather. As a seasoned performer for over 60 years, Dr. Stanley is no newcomer to performance. In fact, it was while watching Dr. Stanley hold an enthralled sold-out crowd at Charlottesville’s Paramount Theatre that director Jeffrey Martin first thought of Dr. Stanley for a part in...
Posted by admin on Jun 8, 2010
Country and bluegrass favorite Jim Lauderdale filmed a scene for MFH in Nashville, taking a break from touring with Elvis Costello and in support of his own new album, Patchwork River, with songs co-written with Robert Hunter (legendary lyricist for the Grateful Dead). Jim’s latest album hit the charts this week: #4 on the Americana charts, #38 on Billboard Heatseekers, #47 on Billboard...
Posted by admin on Mar 23, 2010
Justin Townes Earle, the 2009 Americana Best Emerging Artist, has joined the cast of MY FOOL HEART. Throughout the movie, Jim Waive keeps losing his treasured possessions. Justin plays the Mysterious Man who finds Jim’s lost things on the sidewalks of Nashville. Currently on tour, Justin brings the same intensity, charisma and depth to his acting that make his music shows so...
Posted by admin on Sep 18, 2009