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‘Coat of Many Colors’ First Look on Yahoo!

Published September 2, 2015 / Last Updated January 22, 2016

Yahoo! gives fans their First Look at “Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors”

Yahoo! features the cast of “Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors.” It offers fans a sneak peek at the cast on the set.

The hand-made coat was the subject of the title track of Dolly’s eighth solo album released in 1971. The album cover shows a young Dolly Parton in her multi-colored coat.

Coat of Many Colors - Dolly Parton

“Coat Of Many Colors” – Dolly Parton

Jennifer Nettles and Ricky Schroder play dolly’s parents, Avie Lee and Lee Parton. The cast was announced in early August and includes Gerald McRaney as Dolly’s Grandpa Jake Owens.

The film is set in 1955 in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee where Dolly grew up on her family’s farm. It depicts the events of Dolly’s life and that of her family during that time.

NBC and Dolly announced their plans to release a series of films based on her music and life in May 2015. “Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors” set to air on NBC on Dec. 10, 2015, at 9 PM.

Meet the family (cast) on Yahoo!

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Dolly Parton Productions‘Coat of Many Colors’ First Look on Yahoo!