A Christmas musical with 14 original songs by the legendary American country singer, which will be available in streaming on Netflix starting November 22.
A flashy look (even with the help of plastic surgery), a powerful voice and a coarse and irreverent sense of humor: these are some of the most well-known characteristics of Dolly Parton, the queen of American country music, who has never disdained making episodes on sets and also working as an actress (she made her debut in 1980 From 9 to 5 … continuous hours).
From 22 November, Dolly Parton will be in streaming on the platform of Netflix as the absolute protagonist of a Christmas musical by title Christmas in the city with Dolly Parton, based on 14 of his new original songs.
The plot of the film is purely Christmas, and obviously inspired by Charles Dickens’ “Christmas Carol”: it tells of Regina Fuller (played by Christine Baranski), a wealthy and detestable woman who returns to her hometown after her father’s death to evict everyone and sell the land to a mall builder … right before Christmas. But after listening to the stories of the inhabitants, having reconnected with an old flame and above all having received a visit from a sequined angel (Dolly Parton) who guides her through a musical path of redemption, Regina begins to change her mind.
Christmas in the city with Dolly Parton is directed and choreographed by the three Emmy and Golden Globe winner Debbie Allen, and also gets involved in the cast Jenifer Lewis e Treat Williams.