Dolly Parton will star in a brand new film musical for NBC‘s vacation season programming. NBC introduced the upcoming Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas on Monday, Could 16, calling it a “modern-day film musical in regards to the making of a community TV particular.” Meta!
“Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas is the frenetic backstage story and pleasant on-camera outcomes of Dolly’s want to uplift an exhausted world’s spirits by sharing the distinctive ‘mountain magic’ she has all the time present in and round Dollywood at Christmas,” the logline describes.
“All through the film’s manufacturing numbers and rehearsal chaos, Dolly finds herself taking a non-public journey into her previous, guided by the mysterious appearances of her private Three Sensible Males.
“When it’s time for her large particular to air reside, a renewed and impressed Dolly goes rogue and exhibits the world that the actual magic of Christmas lies within the hearts of the youngsters all of us as soon as have been, the conclusion that Christmas is in regards to the folks we share it with, and the way her religion stays the widespread thread between Christmases previous, current, and future.”
David Rambo will write and govt produce the particular with Sam Haskell and Parton. Billy Levin and Bobby Kelly will produce. And Hudson Hickman will co-executive produce. Warner Bros. Tv will produce in affiliation with Magnolia Hill Productions and Sandollar Productions.
This can mark Parton’s third vacation particular with NBC. Her first was Coat Of Many Colours, which debuted in December 2015. The second was November 2016’s Christmas Of Many Colours: Circle of Love.
Parton’s particular joins the lists of NBC’s big range of vacation particular programming. Parton’s goddaughter, Miley Cyrus, will return to host her Miley’s New 12 months’s Eve Social gathering to ring within the 2023 new yr, the community introduced at its 2022 Upfronts presentation on Could 16. NBC’s 2021 vacation programming included Cyrus’s first iteration of her New 12 months’s particular, co-hosted by Pete Davidson, in addition to Christmas in Rockefeller Heart, The Nationwide Canine Present, and Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Parton likes to make Christmas specials. Along with her NBC specials, she has starred in CBS’s A Holly Dolly Christmas and Netflix’s Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Sq., each launched in 2020.
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