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‘Big Dreams and Broken Hearts: The Dottie West Story’

Published January 22, 1995 / Last Updated August 23, 2015

Dolly appears in ‘Big Dreams and Broken Hearts: The Dottie West Story,’ a biopic about the late country star, Dottie West

The made-for-television movie about the late singer was nominated for two primetime Emmy Awards (cinematography and hairstyling). The movie which originally aired on CBS on, Jan. 22, 1995, depicts West’s childhood, the start of her career, her highest successes (in particular her duets with Kenny Rogers) and her fatal 1991 car crash.

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Team Dolly is a collaboration of writers, editors, and publishers assembled by Dolly Parton Productions. Each member is dedicated to accurately publishing the latest news and historical archives of the living legend that is Dolly Rebecca Parton.

Managing Editor - Jacob Timmons
Creative Director - Sarah Chapman
Senior Editor - Amanda Webb
Team Dolly

Team Dolly

Team Dolly is a collaboration of writers, editors, and publishers assembled by Dolly Parton Productions. Each member is dedicated to accurately publishing the latest news and historical archives of the living legend that is Dolly Rebecca Parton. Managing Editor - Jacob Timmons Creative Director - Sarah Chapman Senior Editor - Amanda Webb

Team Dolly‘Big Dreams and Broken Hearts: The Dottie West Story’