Randy Boone (Link Byrd Jr.)Sheb Wooley (Sheb Wooley)Paul Brinegar (Mr. Byrd)Paul Crabtree (Fats Jackson)Majel Barrett (Miss Wynn)James Dobson (George Washington Byrd)Sondra Rodgers (Mrs. Byrd)John Pickard (Claude Springer)Maurice Dembsky (Dave Rupp)Chuck Doughty (Thomas Jefferson Byrd)Ed Livingston (John Adams Byrd)Pauletta Leeman (Lucinda May)Bob Stewart (Ernie)Ivan Purser (Mr. Bean)R.N. Pelot (Mr. Potts)Dick Brackett (Reporter)C.B. Anderson (Angry Man)Bob Jennings (Television Announcer)
Singer Link Byrd, Jr. wants to join the Grand Ole Opry, and hooks up with a slippery-slick agent named "Fats" Jackson. Jackson makes him a star but ruins his reputation along the way.