Based on the inspiring true story of living legend Dolly Parton's remarkable upbringing, this once-in-a-lifetime movie special takes us inside the tight-knit Parton family as they struggle to overcome devastating tragedy and discover the healing power of love, faith and a raggedy patchwork coat that helped make Dolly who she is today. Over the years, many have attempted to bring this story to life, and now, finally, fans across America can experience the heartwarming tale of a courageous nine-year-old girl from Tennessee and the loving family that taught her the power of inner strength.
Velton Ray Bunch and Mark Leggett
Crystal Grooms Mangano
With their musical score for the movie, composers Velton Ray Bunch and Mark Leggett incorporated Dolly's original song "Coat of Many Colors" to create a vivid new musical cloth for the story. Watch the behind the score video to see and hear more.