Sierra Hulls in Billy: The Early Years

by | 14 Sep, 2008

sierrahullNews from the Bluegrass Journal:

The upcoming Billy Graham movie, Billy: The Early Years, will feature sixteen-year-old Rounder artist Sierra Hull who plays Billy Graham’s sister, Catherine.

The movie opens in select theaters across the USA on October 10. The film was produced by Robbie Benson and includes Hull singing Graham’s favorite song, Just As I Am. Hull’s performance of Just as I Am is also included on the original motion picture soundtrack, where she is joined by an all-star choir of John Cowan, Harry Stinson, Ronnie Bowman, Ronnie McCoury, and John Wesley Ryles.

Sierra Hull has also been nominated by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) for the 2008 Mandolin Player of the Year Award. The winners will be named at the IBMA Awards ceremony in Nashville, TN on Thursday, 2nd October.

Read the full story on The Bluegrass Journal