Paltrow, McGraw to star in country music drama

Gwyneth Paltrow and Tim McGraw have signed to star in the drama Love Don’t Let Me Down.

Paltrow is set to play a fading country music star who gets involved with a young singer-songwriter played by Garrett Hedlund. McGraw portrays Paltrow’s manager-husband. In the film, the trio embark on a tour with a former beauty queen, played by Leighton Meester.

Written and directed by Shana Feste, filming is slated to begin in Janury 2010 in Nashville.