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You know that the country singing superstar and a course Hannah Montana's dad now Billy Ray Cyrus.
Is making a dramatic -- -- -- -- It's called Christmas in -- and Billy Ray plays a widow -- In the 1960s.
In Texas who takes an interest in approach to disciplining his young son.
After he gets into a fight.
With the black -- so.
Wouldn't we used to punishing.
-- didn't keep them -- couldn't -- -- lived here for a whole week.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Kenny Rogers.
Well -- wrote the book Christmas in -- along with Donald Davenport and Paul Mort you know stepped up to the plate and -- does this make this into -- -- Hellman and -- for me -- really excited -- -- I've never -- -- Christmas story.
That really was based around civil rights you know and not just really fell in love with the story of wanna make this -- -- -- you you were not gonna do the part and then you called backing for the -- as well you know who.
What happened was it got turned down.
For the script ever got to me and I.
Where's your microphone you're making some noise so that my -- just hearing me somebody's got that are -- -- There and so long story short I just felt like my intuition was saying and I.
I think I need to read the script you know on and -- with a script that night and and page by page I just fell in love with the story of bringing people together knowing that -- in my background it's it's always been were all created equal and my character's philosophy of saying hey how about instead of separated him in and exploiting their differences let's bring them together emergencies -- similar incident.
To get a for a weekend and they in the use your son in this movie -- should maybe -- -- racist tendencies.
They get together and they and they end up -- respecting each other well.
They get together and -- long story short.
Early on there they're still fight each other and not to get ratified -- get out of woods.
And -- hear gunshots and they go find this little puppy dog -- retriever that's been shot in the woods.
And it becomes the common bond of their friendship -- It's a bit of black Brian's song if you remember some of the cars and it's this it's a it's a wonderful story right after that airs tomorrow night you can -- You -- you do a lot of stuff for the troops on you know while love our troops respect our troops are brave men and women in you know I'm leaving for Iraq.
And not going to spread some Christmas cheer and say thanks to the men and women over there and obviously be -- and some gave all and a bunch Christmas carols and actually have a long further.
Request whatever they wanna do I'm there for the party in pleasure and -- say thanks for the service still leave me see you go to the front of the stage -- say okay.
What do you want to.
-- trade -- -- all right guys do we know -- about I'm probably gonna open up with a song called where I'm gonna live when I get home it was a song was a big hit for me and it's still it's -- it's everybody knows the words to -- I'll go -- could have -- me it was number one record there -- knows the words and and I'll just go from there and I'll start talking and maybe they'll ask a question or maybe -- but it won't tell a joke and -- another song.
And would do some Christmas Carol -- and then I think some gave all was going to be -- emotional.
Early on when NATO went into Baghdad they hung up this big banner that -- all gave some and some gave all and I look forward to -- and being in that spot -- -- -- those men women and -- and assuming a lead you so much for joining his concerts through the summer.
Now what can we talk what you pleasure and an opponent to have -- you -- over in London right.
On Christmas Eve -- all if all things work together for the good I'll leave our bracken a Robin London on Christmas Eve.
And what about your daughter Miley Cyrus she says she wants to change the genre of her music.
Have you heard was that do stuff it's a little edgier maybe not so pop.
You know it's it's it's whatever she's feeling you know that's what -- it would make music that we feel I know for me up -- My music is evolving right now you know still at this point out.
Always looking for a new sound different influences and I think that's part of growing as an artist you know you just wanna you don't ever want to stay in the same place you know on today's evolving -- -- -- Minutes here -- -- her dad has this report comes up this morning you're probably I count -- is just another report I haven't even heard this one yet right.
As far as music I hear what she's brightened things that she's into -- You know -- party in USA it was obvious smash one.
You know first -- that's funny and it's going to be just going to be a big big reckless and that's my daughter's ringtone and it's driving me nuts I really.
It's -- hard Billy Ray congratulations you're awfully busy guy check out Christmas and -- and tomorrow at 8 PM on the Hallmark Channel.
Good luck to people that's not all men and women over in Iraq and deadline the spy next door is a movie this comes.
-- next Oreo Jackie Chan and George Lopez had since January too busy to be drama I didn't -- -- revenue bush asking if you don't have a good again thank you coming up next have a.
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