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[05/11/16 - 10:07 AM]
Holiday Sequel "Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love" Set for 2016 Return
The original cast will return for the sequel: Jennifer Nettles as Avie Lee Parton, Ricky Schroder as Robert Lee Parton, Gerald McRaney as Rev. Jake Owens and Alyvia Alyn Lind as young Dolly Parton.

[01/05/16 - 07:24 AM]
In L+7, "Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors" Generates the Biggest Lifts Ever Going from L+SD to L+7 for a Movie on the Broadcast Nets
NBC further spins the numbers for Thursday, December 10.

[12/26/15 - 08:56 AM]
Christmas Eve Encore of "It's a Wonderful Life" Wins the Night Among the Big 4 Networks in Adults 18-49 and Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25.

[12/17/15 - 07:27 AM]
In L+3, "Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors" Is the Most-Watched Movie on the Broadcast Networks in More Than Six Years
NBC further spins the numbers for Thursday, December 10.

[12/14/15 - 07:07 AM]
Mad Max: Fury Road Leads with 13 Nominations for The 21st Annual Critics' Choice Awards
As previously announced, actor and comedian T.J. Miller will serve as the show's host.

[12/11/15 - 09:05 AM]
"Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors" Is the Most-Watched Film on the Broadcast Networks in Three and a Half Years
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, December 10.

[12/01/15 - 05:26 PM]
Country Music Legend Dolly Parton and Country Star Cassadee Pope to Perform on the Tuesday, Dec. 8 Live Telecast of "The Voice"
Parton will mentor this season's semi-finalists and share with them her infinite knowledge as a music industry trailblazer and icon.

[08/18/15 - 12:16 PM]
"Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors" to Air Thursday, Dec. 10 (9-11 P.M.)
The film is based on the inspiring true story of living legend Dolly Parton's remarkable upbringing.

[08/11/15 - 11:16 AM]
Country Superstar Jennifer Nettles, Acclaimed Actor Gerald McRaney and Globe Winner Ricky Schroder Join "Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors"
This once-in-a-lifetime movie special takes place 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 Parton who she is today.

[07/13/15 - 09:28 AM]
Alyvia Lind Cast as a Young Dolly Parton in the Upcoming NBC Movie "Coat of Many Colors"
She was told she got the role when Dolly surprised her with the good news during her call back audition.

[05/10/15 - 09:00 AM]
Compelling Dramas, New Comedies and Favorite Returning Series Highlight NBC's Balanced and Potent 2015-16 Primetime Schedule
Highlights of the newly announced year-round schedule include the captivating and mysterious drama "Blindspot" from Greg Berlanti, one of TV's most prolific executive producers.

[01/16/15 - 09:05 AM]
NBC Signs Development Deal with Musical Legend Dolly Parton
This extraordinarily prolific country music artist and movie star will produce these projects that are meant to appeal to an inclusive family audience.







COAT OF MANY COLORS (NBC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
12/10/15
STATUS:
telefilm/mini-series in the can
DESCRIPTION:
(from NBC's press release, August 2015) NBC has announced that its upcoming holiday film "Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors" will air Thursday, Dec. 10 from 9-11 p.m. ET/PT. "Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors" is based on the inspiring true story of living legend Dolly Parton's remarkable upbringing. This once-in-a-lifetime movie special takes place 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 Parton who she is today. The film is set in the Tennessee Great Smokey Mountains in 1955. It is neither a biopic nor musical about Dolly's whole life and performing career, but rather a family-oriented faith-based story about the incidents in her and her family's life around the time she was 9 years old.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alyvia Lind as Dolly Parton
· Gerald McRaney as Jake Owens
· Jennifer Nettles as Avie Lee Parton
· Ricky Schroder as Lee Parton
CREW INFORMATION:
· Dolly Parton as EP
· Pamela K. Long as WRTR/EP
· Sam Haskell as EP
GENRE(S):
· mow
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· DP Productions
· Magnolia Hill Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television