Walk The Line is a chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash’s life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.
Director: James Mangold
Cinematography: Phedon Papamichael
Writers: Johnny Cash (book)
Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon, Ginnifer Goodwin
He did the first week of shooting to cover for Dave Luckenbach who had a conflict that prevented him from being there that first week. When at the end of shooting The Weather Man, Phedon Papamichael asked Faires if he would be willing to step in for a few days on his next film he was honored to do so.