In 2018, Buckley starred within the musical drama referred to as Wild Rose, directed via Tom Harper. The tale follows Buckley’s personality Rose-Lynn Harlan, a unmarried mom of 2 who aspires to be a rustic singer. Firstly of the movie, she leaves jail after spending a yr there for a drug smuggling rate, and is informed via everybody round her to surrender on her song dream to care for her circle of relatives, particularly her mom, Marion (Julie Walters).
Her new employer, Susannah (Sophie Okonedo) is helping Rose-Lynn out, sending a tape of her making a song to BBC Radio presenter Bob Harris, who has the same opinion to fulfill together with her in London. Harris encourages Rose-Lynn to stay making a song and write her personal song. Rose-Lynn’s adventure has numerous ups and downs from there, as she faces the concerns of elevating two youngsters on her personal, in addition to the low likelihood of having spotted as a musician.
Buckley’s efficiency in Wild Rose were given her numerous consideration, and the movie did actually neatly with critics and audiences, in step with Rotten Tomatoes. Particularly, one of the vital movie’s unique songs, “Glasgow (No Position Like House),” gained a handful of awards, together with the Critics Selection Award for Best Authentic Music. Together with that, Wild Rose and Buckley every gained one BAFTA Scotland Award, and Buckley was once nominated for a BAFTA Movie Award for her efficiency.