Dolly Parton Talks “Coat of Many Colors” Ahead of Movie’s Premiere

Webster & Associates

You’ll be seeing a lot of Dolly Parton in the week leading up to the premiere of her Coat of Many Colors movie December 10 on NBC. The musical icon from East Tennessee kicks off her round of media appearances this Thursday, December 3 at 2 p.m. ET on CBS’s The Talk.

Then next Monday and Tuesday, she’s on Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family, before stopping by Today on NBC on both Tuesday and Thursday. You can see the movie itself next Thursday at 9 p.m. ET on NBC.

Jennifer Nettles stars as Dolly’s mother Avie Lee in the film based on the autobiographical hit from 1971. Ricky Schroder plays her dad. Coat of Many Colors is the first in a series of movies Parton is making with NBC. Jolene, based on her 1974 chart-topper, is set to be the next one.