The Hill star Colin Ford has a breakout performance.
Colin Ford stars in the upcoming film The Hill, releasing in theaters on August 25th. The rising star’s film and TV career is marked by his exceptional talent and a string of stand-out performances. His portrayal of young Sam Winchester in the TV series “Supernatural” showcased his ability to capture the essence of a character. Notably, Ford reprised the skill of playing a young Jared Padalecki in the “Walker” series. Ford continued to impress with his roles in films such as “We Bought a Zoo” and “Push.” As he transitioned into more mature roles, he embraced challenging characters in the TV series “Under the Dome” and Netflix’s Daybreak. Ford’s ability to effortlessly convey emotions and immerse himself in his roles has made him a sought-after talent in the entertainment industry. Watch our interview with Ford below!
A true story set in the heart of Texas.
Jeff Celentano directs the captivating tale The Hill. It centers around the remarkable journey of young Rickey Hill, played by Colin Ford and Jesse Berry. Despite facing the challenges of growing up in poverty and dealing with a degenerative spinal disease, Rickey displays an extraordinary talent for baseball. However, his father, portrayed by Dennis Quaid, discourages him from following his passion. He wants to safeguard his well-being and steer him toward becoming a preacher. As Rickey matures into a baseball phenomenon, his aspiration to attend a tryout for a legendary major league scout places him at odds with his family. This jeopardizes his dream of a professional baseball career.
The film’s narrative is divided into two parts. It poignantly captures Rickey Hill’s formative years and upbringing, evoking familiar elements of the classic film “Stand by Me.” The exceptional performances by Colin Ford, Dennis Quaid, and Jesse Berry shine through. They all paint a convincing portrait of the characters they embody. The movie boasts great acting and features a stellar cast. It includes country music’s Randy Houser, Golden Globe nominee Bonnie Bedelia, and Scott Glenn. With its heartwarming storytelling and exceptional performances, “The Hill” will resonate with audiences as it shares the triumphs and challenges of chasing one’s dreams against all odds. Read more News on Nerdtropolis and make sure to subscribe to our Channel.