Yesterday, Maddie and Marc Abraham (director) attended the premiere of I Saw the Light at the Calgary International Film Festival. I have added 24 pictures to the gallery!
CALGARYHERALD.COM — […] Hasson, who grew up in the south, in North Carolina, was the sole cast member to attend the Calgary premiere.
The 20-year-old actress expressed admiration for Billie Jean, Williams’ second wife, who met him when she was 19, having already been married, had a child and gotten divorced.
“She meets Hank when he’s playing at the (Grand Old) Opry,” she says. “He sees her out of the corner of his eye, she’s sitting in one of the box seats, and he says, that’s the girl. I’m gonna marry her.
The movie, she said, was not unlike a country and western song.
“(It’s) the epitome of a country and western song,” she said. “He had a lot of sweet, fun amazing times and a lot of bluesy times — the highs and the lows and the in betweens.” […]