Lifetime Television has announced that singer-songwriter Jewel will portray country music legend June Carter Cash in an upcoming Lifetime biopic.

 

Tentatively titled 'The June Carter Cash Story', the upcoming movie is based on her son John Carter Cash's book 'Anchored In Love:An Intimate Portrait Of June Carter Cash' . The film will cover the early days of June's musical career, and her volatile relationship and marriage to Johnny Cash. The movie will begin filming in early summer in Atlanta, and will premiere this fall on Lifetime Television.