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Fern Britton Meets...

Series 1

Episode 1: Dolly Parton

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Fern Britton talks to high-profile figures about how their beliefs shape their lives. She begins with a heart-to-heart with the queen of country music, Dolly Parton. Show more

Strictly Come Dancing

Series 9

Episode 1: Launch Show

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly begin the ninth series of the celebrity dance contest with a red carpet launch show, featuring a very special performance from Dolly Parton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Bruce Forsyth
Presenter:
Tess Daly
Writer:
Rob Colley
Series Editor:
Clodagh O'Donoghue
Series Producer:
Ed Booth
Performer:
Dolly Parton

Tonight's the Night

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

John Barrowman makes more dreams come true for some special people. A fan of Dolly Parton gets a masterclass from the queen of country, and a lady vicar rally races at Silverstone. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Barrowman
Series Producer:
David Hall
Participant:
The Wanted
Participant:
Dolly Parton
Executive Producer:
Louise Rainbow
Executive Producer:
Eileen Herlihy

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Office satire about three female secretaries (Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton) who take revenge on their sexist boss by abducting him and running the business themselves. Show more

Contributors

Judy Bernly:
Jane Fonda
Director:
Colin Higgins
Violet Newstead:
Lily Tomlin
Doralee Rhodes:
Dolly Parton
Franklin Hart Jnr:
Dabney Coleman
Tinsworthy:
Sterling Hayden
Missy Hart:
Marian Mercer
Barbara:
Renn Woods

Formats

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Documentary about six female icons of country music - Patsy Cline, Tammy Wynette, Bobbie Gentry, Loretta Lynn, Tanya Tucker and Dolly Parton - with contributions from famous fans. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Jill Nicholls
Director:
Jill Nicholls
Executive Producer:
Mark Cooper
Executive Producer:
Mark Hagen
Participant:
Patsy Cline
Participant:
Tammy Wynette
Participant:
Bobbie Gentry
Participant:
Loretta Lynn
Participant:
Tanya Tucker
Participant:
Dolly Parton
Participant:
Billy Connolly
Participant:
Jack White
Participant:
LeAnn Rimes
Participant:
Lauren Laverne
Participant:
Crystal Gayle
Participant:
George Jones
Participant:
Elvis Costello

Wogan: The Best Of

Episode 11: Glamour

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Sir Terry Wogan presents more magical moments from his days in the hot seat of Britain's best-loved chat show, with guests including Lauren Bacall and Sophia Loren. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Terry Wogan
Interviewed Guest:
Lauren Bacall
Interviewed Guest:
Cher undefined
Interviewed Guest:
Whitney Houston
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia Loren
Interviewed Guest:
Dolly Parton
Interviewed Guest:
Boy George
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

How Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris's careers took off in the 1970s with distinct takes on country, but how they ended up uniting as close harmony singers on Trio. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
KT Tunstall
Producer:
Dione Newton
Director:
Dione Newton
Executive Producer:
Mark Cooper
Participant:
Dolly Parton
Participant:
Linda Ronstadt
Participant:
Emmylou Harris

Duration: 1 hour, 12 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Music documentary that traces the journey of Charley Pride from sharecropper’s son to country music superstar. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Charley Pride
Narrator:
Tanya Tucker
Interviewed Guest:
Rozene Pride
Interviewed Guest:
Garth Brooks
Interviewed Guest:
Marty Stuart
Interviewed Guest:
Darius Rucker
Interviewed Guest:
Brad Paisley
Interviewed Guest:
Willie Nelson
Interviewed Guest:
Dolly Parton
Director:
Barbara Hall

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

A landmark film charting the extraordinary life and music of the queen of country Dolly Parton, with exclusive interviews and archive footage. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Dolly Parton
Executive Producer:
Justin Gorman
Executive Producer:
Hannah Dodson
Executive Producer:
Dan McGaughey
Production Company:
Man Alive Entertainment

Duration: 1 hour, 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Dolly Parton and star guests, including Lady Antebellum and Hank Williams Jr, celebrate her 50 years as the queen of country. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Dolly Parton
Performer:
Lady Antebellum
Performer:
Emmylou Harris
Performer:
Margo Price
Executive Producer:
Justin Gorman
Executive Producer:
Hannah Dodson
Production Company:
Man Alive Entertainment

CBeebies Bedtime Stories

Episode 601: Dolly Parton - Dog Loves Books

First broadcast: on CBeebies HDLatest broadcast: on CBeebies HD

Dog loves everything about books, but when he opens his own bookshop, he doesn't have many customers. Dolly Parton reads a bedtime story. Show more

Reginald D Hunter's Songs of the South

Episode 1: Tennessee and Kentucky

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Reginald D Hunter begins his road trip through the American south by visiting the home of country music and tackling the tradition of blackface minstrelsy. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Ben Whalley
Executive Producer:
Mark Cooper
Participant:
Dolly Parton
Participant:
Del McCoury

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

First broadcast: on Red Button (Satellite and Cable)

Relive highlights from the heady days of summer with highlights from Glastonbury, T in the Park, Reading festival and Radio 1's Big Weekend. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Huw Stephens
Producer:
Michael Gray
Executive Producer:
Alison Howe
Executive Producer:
Eileen Herlihy
Performer:
Coldplay
Performer:
Dolly Parton
Performer:
Ed Sheeran
Performer:
George Ezra
Performer:
Arctic Monkeys
Performer:
Katy Perry
Performer:
Clean Bandit
Performer:
Jess Glynne
Performer:
Ryan Lewis
Performer:
Paramore
Performer:
Calvin Harris

The One Show

12/04/2011

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

The queen of country Dolly Parton joins Alex Jones and Matt Baker to talk about her forthcoming tour. Plus there is a look at the harm mould can do to cine film.

Front Row

Dolly Parton; Fathers and Sons; Wolfgang Tillmans

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Damian Barr talks to Dolly Parton about how she writes her songs, her poor childhood in Tennessee and her passion for reading. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Damian Barr
Interviewed Guest:
Dolly Parton
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Crompton
Interviewed Guest:
Wolfgang Tillmans

Front Row

People of the Year - Part Two

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson with guests including Benedict Cumberbatch, Emma Thompson, Sam Smith and Dolly Parton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Interviewed Guest:
Timothy Spall
Interviewed Guest:
Keira Knightley
Interviewed Guest:
Eddie Redmayne
Interviewed Guest:
Dolly Parton
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Baez
Interviewed Guest:
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Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Daria Klimentova
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Sheen
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Schama
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Spurling
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Smith
Interviewed Guest:
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The One Show

06/06/2014

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Chris Evans and Alex Jones are joined by country music star Dolly Parton. Ruth Goodman discovers two soldiers' secret mission that has been hidden from their families for 70 years. Show more