Megan Hilty plays Patsy Cline with Jessie Mueller playing Loretta Lynn
Lifetime’s upcoming biopic, Patsy & Loretta, has officially released the trailer for this fall’s highly anticipated movie. Based on the untold true story of country singers Patsy Cline (Megan Hilty, Smash, The Good Wife) and Loretta Lynn (Jessie Mueller, Broadway’s Waitress, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical) comes an incredible, and “Crazy,” story about their beloved friendship. The official trailer and airdate were announced last week during Lifetime’s session at TCA by Rob Sharenow, President, Programming, A+E Networks. Patsy & Loretta premieres on Saturday, October 19th at 8 pm ET/PT only on Lifetime.
Patsy & Loretta is produced by Sony Pictures Television and Zadan/Meron Entertainment for Lifetime. Neil Meron serves as executive producer and Mark Nicholson, who runs development and production for Zadan/Meron Productions serves as Co-EP. Co-producers are Loretta Lynn’s daughter, Patsy Lynn Russell and Patsy Cline’s daughter, Julie Fudge on behalf of Patsy Cline’s Estate. Award-winning writer Callie Khouri (creator of Nashville) directs from a script by Angelina Burnett.
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