Elizabeth Olsen has boarded Marc Abraham's I Saw the Light, the Hank Williams biopic from RatPac Entertainment and Bron Studios.
Olsen is to play William’s wife in the film about the legendary country western singer. The Avengers actor Tom Hiddleston was earlier cast to play Williams in the indie to start shooting in Louisiana next month.
Abraham adapted the screenplay for I Saw the Light from Colin Escott’s biography as he portrays the impact Williams’ fame had on his health and personal life. Olsen’s recent credits include Avengers: Age of Ultron andVery Good Girls.
Olsen is represented by the Gersh Agency and Brillstein Entertainment.