LOS ANGELES — There’s probably no trickier job in Hollywood than casting a biopic about an iconic singer.

When just the right look and vocal prowess come together, you can spin Best Acting Oscar gold, like Jamie Foxx did with Ray. In most cases, you’ve got to settle for the right look and hope the singing kinda sorta comes together (Joaquin Phoenix in Walk the Line, good enough for a nomination).

If the above video of Tom Hiddleston channeling Hank Williams in a recent live performance (at the Nashville premiere of the biopic I Saw the Light) is any indication, it’s kinda sorta looking like Loki as Hank Williams might fall into the latter category. Read more…

More about Music, Movies, Entertainment, Film, and Tom Hiddleston

View original article: 

Tom Hiddleston did his Hank Williams impression live and it did not go well