'Avengers' Star Tom Hiddleston To Play Hank Williams

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Tom Hiddleston is going country.

The British actor and “Avengers” star is gearing up to play country legend Hank Williams, according to Deadline.

Tom will take on the country star, beginning this October in Louisiana, for the film, “I Saw The Light.”

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According to Deadline, the actor will perform (sing) some of Hank’s classic tunes including, “Hey Good Lookin’” and “Your Cheatin’ Heart.”

Singer/songwriter Hank died in 1953, at just 29 years of age.

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