Seventeen Montana counties, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and Amtrak will try to gain support for passenger rail service across southern Montana with a new celebrity endorsement for the Big Sky Passenger Rail Authority.
David Simmons, and his brother, Academy award winning actor J.K. Simmons are unveiling a new song and video they recorded, entitled “All Aboard Montana.”
It supports restoring the North Coast Hiawatha rail line. David is a musician. J.K. won an academy award for his role in “Whiplash” and is known throughout the world for his roles in major motion pictures, including Spiderman, Thank You for Smoking, Venom, Kong, Skull Island and others. Both graduated from the University of Montana, where their father, Donald Simmons, was the long-time director of the School of Music.