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Big Dreams and Broken Hearts: the Dottie West Story


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Biography of pioneering country-and-western singer Dottie West, starring Michele Lee
As a 12-year-old, Dorothy West promises herself that one day she will be rich and successful. But when she eventually finds fame and fortune, her scandalous marriages and extravagant lifestyle threaten everything she ever dreamed of. Director Bill D'Elia (1995, PG)
♦ See Films: pages 42-48


Unknown: Dorothy West
Director: Bill D'Elia
Dottie West: Michele Lee
Bill West: William Russ
Byron Metcalf: David James Elliot
Shelly West: Lisa Akey
Rogers: Kenny Himself
Gatlin: Larry Himself
Patsy Cline: Tere Myers

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Big Dreams and Broken Hearts: the Dottie West Story

BBC Two England, 26 August 1997 20.00

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