Dolly Parton to Star in Lifetime Movie This Saturday
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 14:33:25
Dolly Parton will star along with Megyn Price (Rules of Engagement), Brian McKnight (American Dreams) and newcomer Desiree Ross (Crossing the River) in the upcoming Lifetime Original Movie A Country Christmas Story, which airs on Saturday, November 9, at 8PM ET.
A Country Christmas Story follows a young bi-racial Appalachian Mountain girl (Ross) as she defies her mother (Price) and goes against stereotype when she takes up guitar in pursuit of her dream of becoming a country star. Her journey to the stage at Dollywood and a singing competition hosted by Dolly Parton reunites her itinerant musician father (McKnight) with her family, as well as uncovering the musical legacy of African-Americans in the world of country music. Mary Kay Place (Big Love) will portray her grandmother.
Will you tune in?