My Interview with Director, Writers and some Cast Members of “Hard Miles”

I interviewed some of the cast of “Hard Miles” recently and am sharing the discussion with you here. The absence of the actor playing Haddie, Cynthia Kaye McWilliams, because she was halfway across the country doing Q&As for the film, was a disappointment. I had several questions prepared for her. I feel I missed something not having her be a voice in the discussion, but those who were on the panel were lovely and very open with me.


Here are: Jahking Guillory, Jackson Kelly, writer/director of the film R.J. Daniel Hanna and co-writer/producer Christan Sander.


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Hard Miles Movie Review

This rousing film is about a coach/teacher/friend to students of Ridgeview Academy, a school for troubled boys. Greg Townsend, played by Matthew Modine of “Full Metal Jacket,” and the HBO series “Weeds,” had a rough time of it when he was young. His father, believing that he was doing what was best for his son to grow up the strong person he needed to be to make it in life, was abusive. This being the case, Greg is the perfect man to help move these young men through life.  

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