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Wish Me Away

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
Determined to live a lie no longer, acclaimed country singer Chely Wright comes out as a lesbian in 2010.


Directors: Bobbie Birleffi , Beverly Kopf

Genres: Documentary

Wish Me Away (2011)

Release Date: June 1st, 2012|1 hr. 36 min.

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  • This sympathetic documentary chronicles her decision to come out, which required a battle plan as extensive as the ones applied to the rest of her career. show more

  • The inspiring story of Chely Wright, the first major country singer to come out as gay. Her decision was a brave one since the world of C&W music is notoriously homophobic. show more

  • The film is ultimately too concerned with courting the singer's fans to deliver anything more than a theatrical release of a very special episode of VH1's Behind the Music. show more

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