Tom Hiddleston Preps for Hank Williams Biopic With Surprise Festival Performance

Hank Williams' 'Lost Daughter' Brings Rare Recordings to Light

Hank Williams' 'Lost Daughter' Brings Rare Recordings to Light

Tom Hiddleston surprised concert goers at Michigan's Wheatland Music Festival Saturday, stopping by to perform a cover of Hank Williams' "Move It On Over." Watch the clup below. 

Tom Hiddleston To Play Hank Williams in Biopic

The British actor famous for playing the super villain Loki in the Thor and Avengers movies is lined up to portray Hank Williams in an upcoming biopic called I Saw the Light.

Sunday, he returned again to join Rodney Crowell on Williams' "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry":

It may be too early to judge Hiddleston's ability to play fill the country legend's shoes on the silver screen, but on "Move It On Over" he seems to have his drawl down even his voice is noticeably gruffer than Williams' iconic tenor. We'll be curious to hear how he yodels. 

Lost Radio Program Featuring Hank Williams Found 

Watch the clip and revisit the original below:

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