Dolly Parton—that sugary sweet, tremendously talented, and heavily tattooed angel who fell to earth (either heaven or the Smokey Mountains)—turns 70 years old today so let’s pump up our hair (because the higher the hair, the closer to God), push out our tits, break out our favorite Dolly albums, and celebrate! It’s…
Merry Christmas, everyone! Hope your day has been filled with only a minuscule amount of vomiting, screaming and other kinds of embarrassments. Use this thread to report on how well your aforementioned pranks performed, which of your relatives shamed your entirely family and other wonderful things that happened this…
On December 10 NBC premiered Coat Of Many Colors, a biopic about Dolly Parton and her family. The movie, which “received NBC’s biggest ratings on Thursday night since the 2009 series finale of E/R” has inspired interest in Parton’s family life and, in the spirit of the holidays, she has shared her first experience…
Last night, NBC premiered Coat of Many Colors, the first of many TV movies about the life of Dolly Parton they plan to produce over the next few years. The film was essentially a two-hour sermon, broken up by commercials for Target, and I fell asleep more than once.
Deep in the heart of Dollywood, located deep in the heart of Tennessee, you’ll find a replica of Dolly Parton’s childhood home. Beside it, encased in glass, is the coat her mother made for her out of rags when she was a little girl. Parton, who grew up “dirt poor” in the Smoky Mountains, turned the story of that coat…
In a very special #TBT, Hillary Clinton shared a photo of herself with husband Bill Clinton from her 48th birthday party in 1995. This was no average celebration. Clinton was dressed as none other than Dolly Parton.
When first reported earlier this year, NBC’s development deal with Dolly Parton was said to be for “uplifting” TV movies “the whole family” could enjoy. The first project they announced, an adaptation of “Coat of Many Colors,” seemed to fit that description. Like much of Parton’s earlier music, it’s an…
There’s a good chance all of our moms could get together again for a 9 to 5 reunion. At the Television Critics Association summer press tour, Dolly Parton discussed the possibility of appearing on Grace and Frankie, the Netflix series that features her two Nine to Five co-stars, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, in the…
On Tuesday morning, the Department of Labor released an overtime policy proposal that would substantially raise the base wages of workers who are classified as “managers”—and thus ineligible for time-and-a-half—despite receiving pay as low as $23,000 per year.
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee is usually a quiet and peaceful place, the humdrum of everyday life only interrupted by the delighted screams of the fun-seekers at the town’s beloved main attraction: Dollywood. But now another southern beauty is moving into Pigeon Forge, and she’s about to cover everything in boo-ter.
Would you like to hear a vintage interview with a young Dolly Parton? Of course you would!
Somebody light up the sequin-covered Dolly siren: Vulture reports Ms. Parton has just signed a deal with NBC to work on not one but two family-friendly movies based on her "stories, songs, and inspiring life." Details are scarce but I don't need anything more than this to say gimme a date and I'm there.
Amy Adams was reportedly booted from a scheduled Today Show appearance on Monday for expressing discomfort about questions pertaining to the Sony hack.
Happy Saturday night, Jezzies! Let's enjoy some damn fine singing and dancing from the 80s, shall we?
In today's Tweet Beat, Dolly Parton gets inspired by her own brilliance, not everyone loved Intersteller apparently and even billionaires can't get out of jury duty.
This woman loves "Jolene" more than words can possibly express and it shows on this video shot by her brother.
Dolly Parton, perfect human announced today that she may be working on a new album soon. Something more upbeat. Dancey. Gay.
In today's Tweet Beat, Carly Rae Jepsen will be rich forever because she knows how to save money, Miley Cyrus is being stalked by the paparazzi via drones and Dolly Parton offers to adopt a dog.
In today's Tweet Beat, Dolly Parton is pleased, Richard Branson wore a tie even though he didn't want to and Sean Hayes has a strong #tbt.
There's not much you can say about a Monday opened by the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision except: Well, balls to THAT. But luckily the deities have blessed us with this magnificent clip of Dolly Parton playing "Yakety Sax," the theme from The Benny Hill Show, on a small, bedazzled saxophone.