WATCH: Dolly Parton’s Silver Screen Career


In addition to her successful music career, Dolly Parton has also made a name for herself in the film and television industry. She has acted in several popular movies, including “9 to 5” and “Steel Magnolias,” and even had her own TV variety show called “Dolly!” It’s no wonder that she is considered the leading lady of Country Music and the big screen with her impressive acting skills.

Dolly Parton has starred in several Hallmark Christmas movies. One of her most notable appearances is in the 2016 film “Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many: Circle of Love,” which is a sequel to the 2015 film “Coat of Many Colors.” These movies are based on Dolly Parton’s own childhood experiences and feature heartwarming stories set during the holiday season. Dolly Parton not only stars in these films but also serves as an executive producer. Her involvement in Hallmark Christmas movies has brought joy and festive cheer to many viewers.

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Dolly Parton played the role of a hardworking woman named Doralee Rhodes in the 1980 comedy film “9 to 5.” The movie follows three female office workers who team up to get revenge on their sexist and egotistical boss. Dolly Parton’s performance in the film was highly praised, and she also wrote and performed the film’s theme song, which became a hit.

Steel Magnolias

In the 1989 film “Steel Magnolias,” Dolly Parton plays the role of Truvy Jones, who is the owner and operator of a beauty salon in a small Louisiana town. Truvy is a hairdresser and provides support and friendship to the other women in the film. “Steel Magnolias” is a heartwarming and emotional story about the bond between a group of women in a close-knit community.

Joyful Noise

Dolly Parton’s character is a strong-willed and charismatic woman who clashes with the choir’s new director, played by Queen Latifah. “Joyful Noise” showcases Dolly Parton’s musical talents, as she performs several songs throughout the film.

Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many: Circle of Love

Coat of Many Colors