Happy 10- year anniversary to ‘Nation Strong.’ The musical drama was released Jan. 7,2011 Even after a decade, the movie never ever gets old. See the talented and star-studded cast then and now.
Nation Strong is one of those films that has gotten more popular as time goes on. The film was launched 10 years back on Jan. 7, 2011, and still resonates with fans today. No one can forget when Gwyneth Paltrow’s Kelly Canter belts out “Coming House” to a packed home.
Gwyneth truly showed off her vocal chops in Nation Strong, as did Leighton Meester and Garrett Hedlund Nation music icon Tim McGraw took a very dramatic turn as Kelly’s focused spouse and didn’t take the stage in the film. The cast has been really hectic over the last decade.
Gwyneth Paltrow, 48, played nation vocalist Kelly Canter in Nation Strong She was already playing Pepper Potts in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and continued to appear in several MCU movies, her newest being Avengers: Endgame
The starlet won an Emmy in 2011 for Outstanding Guest Starlet in a Comedy Series for playing Holly Holiday in Glee Her newest jobs include starring in the Netflix series The Politician and her docuseries The Goop Lab
Gwyneth and then-husband Chris Martin, 43, separated in 2014 after 10 years of marriage. They called it a “mindful uncoupling.” Their divorce was finalized in2016 They have 2 kids: Apple, 16, and Moses,14 Gwyneth wed Glee and American Horror Story co-creator Brad Falchuk, 49, in 2018.
Tim McGraw, 53, played James Canter, Kelly’s husband and her manager. Country Strong was right up Tim’s alley, considered that he’s one of the most popular nation artists of all-time. However the important things is, Tim in fact didn’t even sing at all in the film. However he did launch the tune “Me and Tennessee” with Gwyneth as part of the motion picture’s soundtrack.
Country Strong was released a year after Tim starred in The Blind Side, which earned Sandra Bullock, 56, her very first Oscar. Tim went on to star in Tomorrowland in 2015 and The Shack in2016
In the years considering that his last movie function, Tim has actually refocused on his music profession. He released his 16 th studio album, Here in the world, in Aug. 2020.
They launched their very first collective album, The Rest of Our Life, in2017 The couple has three children: Gracie, 23, Maggie, 22, and Audrey,19
Leighton Meester, 34, starred as Chiles Stanton, an up and coming vocalist who goes on the roadway with Kelly, Beau, and James. Throughout the movie, Chiles revealed she was more than simply a stiff beauty queen.
At the time of Country Strong’s release, Leighton was in the midst of playing Blair Waldorf on Chatter Woman The actress continued to play Blair through the program’s last season. After Nation Strong’s release, Leighton likewise starred in movies like The Roommate, Monte Carlo, and more. She released her launching album, Heartstrings, in2014 She starred in the ABC sitcom Single Moms And Dads from 2018 to 2020.
Leighton got engaged to The O.C. actor Adam Brody, 41, in2013 Their daughter, Arlo Day, 5, was born in2015
Garrett revealed off his incredible vocals in the movie.
Garrett was already an increasing star in Hollywood and that continued after the release of Nation Strong He significantly starred in films like On The Road, Inside Llewyn Davis, Unbroken, Mudbound, and Triple Frontie r. He likewise starred in the HBO series Mosaic in2017 Garrett’s next major role is in the 2021 film The United States Vs. Billie Holiday.
The star dated Kirsten Dunst, 38, his co-star in On The Roadway, from 2012 to2016 His relationship with Emma Roberts, 29, was exposed in March2019 The couple invited a baby kid called Rhodes in Dec. 2020.