Jim Owen wrote and starred in "Hank" (a one-man, one hour television special on Hank Williams, Sr.) which won the SECA award as the best show of the year.
Starred in "Legends in Concert"
Jim was named "Las Vegas Entertainer of the Year.
Written many hits for stars like Conway Twitty & Loretta Lynn,
Mel Tillis, Charley Louvin ,Melba Montgomery, Jim Ed Brown, Crystal Gayle, and many others.
Honored in 5 Halls of Fame
- The Kentucky Music Hall of Fame,
- The Branson Entertainers Hall of Fame,
-The George D. Hay Country Music Foundation and Hall of Fame,
-The Texas Country Music Hall of Fame
- The Old Time Country Music Hall of Fame.
Starred in the MOVIES - MURDER IN MUSIC CITY (1978)
STARK:MIRROR IMAGE and NASHVILLE NINETY-NINE.
HANK WILLIAMS: THE MAN AND HIS MUSIC
and AN EVENING WITH HANK
(Jim sang the sound track in that one)