Dolly Parton Finds Her Star for NBC TV Movie "Coat of Many Colors" 1

Dolly Parton Finds Her Star for NBC TV Movie “Coat of Many Colors”

COURTESY OF CHRIS HASTON/NBC
COURTESY OF CHRIS HASTON/NBC

 

7-year-old Alyvia Lind will portray Dolly Parton in  the upcoming TV movie for NBC Coat of Many Colors.

 

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ABOUT THE SHOW

Based on the inspiring true story of living legend Dolly Parton’s remarkable upbringing, this once-in-a-lifetime movie special takes us inside the tight-knit Parton family as they struggle to overcome devastating tragedy and discover the healing power of love, faith and a raggedy patchwork coat that helped make Dolly who she is today. Over the years, many have attempted to bring this story to life, and now, finally, fans across America can experience the heartwarming tale of a courageous nine-year-old girl from Tennessee and the loving family that taught her the power of inner strength.

An NBC movie event

 

See as Dolly surprises Alyvia Lind with the news.

 

Dolly Parton and Alyvia Lind, who will portray her in Coat of Many Colors, field a few questions.