Movies & Television

‘Wild Texas Wind’

Published September 23, 1991 / Last Updated August 23, 2015

Dolly stars alongside Gary Busey in the made-for-television-movie, ‘Wild Texas Wind’

In 1991, Dolly starred as country singer Thiola Rayfield alongside Gary Busey as her abusive manager in the 1991 made-for-television film “Wild Texas Wind.” The film tells the story of Thiola’s country music band’s rise to fame as a murder mystery unravels.

Dolly co-wrote the film as well as several of its songs. Asleep at the Wheel’s Ray Benson appears along with Willie Nelson who makes a cameo.

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