Johnny Cash has found his Roy Orbison in the shape of Scottish born singer/songwriter JOHNATHAN (corr) RICE.

Rice, who recently toured with Gomez, will play Orbison in upcoming Cash biopic Walk the Line.

Cash himself will be played by Joaquin Phoenix, while ONE TREE HILL star Tyler Hilton will suit up as Elvis Presley and WAYLON JENNINGS' son Shooter will portray his father.

Rice has also teamed up with T-Bone Burnett to record a cover of Orbison hit YOU'RE MY BABY for the film's soundtrack.

25/03/2005 03:03