NBC is the most recent broadcast community to agency up its plans for the Vacation season.
Starring the worldwide famous person and 2022 Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame inductee, Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas will air Thursday, Dec. 1 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC.
Musical friends Jimmy Fallon, Willie Nelson, Billy Ray Cyrus, Jimmie Allen, Zach Williams and Miley Cyrus be a part of Dolly on the two-hour vacation particular.
Tom Everett Scott, Angel Parker and Ana Gasteyer additionally star. Mary Lane Haskell, Bryan Batt, Brendan Bradley, John Newberg, Rachel Parton George, Cassie Parton Griffith, Rhoda Griffis, Liam Rauhoff, and Steve Summers spherical out the forged.
The movie will embrace a pair of Dolly’s iconic songs (“9 to five” and “I Will All the time Love You”) in addition to a brand new vacation melody.
“In all, there are quite a few songs that seize the spirit of Christmas and the significance of gathering with household in the course of the holidays,” NBC’s press launch teases.
“A contemporary-day film musical in regards to the making of a community TV particular, Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas is the frenetic backstage story and pleasant on-camera outcomes of Dolly’s need to uplift an exhausted world’s spirits by sharing the distinctive mountain magic she has all the time present in and round Dollywood at Christmas.”
“All through the film’s manufacturing numbers and rehearsal chaos, Dolly finds herself taking a non-public journey into her previous, guided by the mysterious appearances of her private Three Smart Mountain Males.”
“When it is time for her huge particular to air, a renewed and impressed Dolly goes rogue and reveals the world that the actual magic of Christmas lies within the hearts of the youngsters all of us as soon as have been, the conclusion that Christmas is in regards to the individuals we share it with, and the way her religion stays the widespread thread between Christmases previous, current, and future.”
David Rambo wrote and govt produced with Sam Haskell and Dolly Parton.
Joe Lazarov directed and govt produced. Hudson Hickman additionally govt produced. Billy Levin and Steve Summers function producers.
Emmy Award-winning Kathryn Burns choreographed the musical numbers alongside assistant choreographer David Hull.
Warner Bros. Tv produced in affiliation with Magnolia Hill Productions and Sandollar Productions.
Paul Dailly is the Affiliate Editor for TV Fanatic. Observe him on Twitter.