You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.


Rex Trailer saddles up for ‘Cowboy Spirit’ premiere

Ayla Brown, Rex Trailer, and Brown’s mother, Gail Huff.

Ayla Brown, Rex Trailer, and Brown’s mother, Gail Huff.

Continue reading below

“Cowboy Spirit,” the locally produced film that costars Senator Scott Brown’s daughter Ayla as an aspiring country singer, debuted this week at the Orpheum Theatre in Foxborough. (Directed by Bill Miller, “Cowboy Spirit” is the story of a young man who helps save the life of a girl using lessons he learned from his grandfather, a former champion rodeo cowboy.) Making a special appearance at the sold-out screening was Rex Trailer, star of the popular children’s TV show “Rex Trailer’s Boomtown.” Asked afterward how he liked the film, the 84-year-old Trailer, who knows a thing or two about cowboys, smiled. “It was great,” he said. “I loved it.”

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of