Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter (Hedlund) becomes romantically involved with Paltrow’s character, Kelly Canter, the pair embarks on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager (McGraw) and featuring a beauty-queen-turned-singer (Meester). In between concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all.
Paltrow performs the movie’s title track, which is climbing the country radio charts.
Written and Directed by Shanna Feste and Produced by Tobey Maguire and Jenno Topping, Country Strong was filmed in Nashville and the surrounding areas earlier this year.
Country Strong hits theaters in Los Angeles and Nashville on December 22, 2010, and