Dolly Parton

Article image
‘Dolly Parton loved it’: Gracie Otto on her film Seriously Red and the success of Heartbreak High
The Australian director’s film about a Parton impersonator has already won over fans – including the queen of country herself

Claire White

21, Nov, 2022 @2:00 PM

Article image
Jeff Bezos vows to give away most of fortune – and hands Dolly Parton $100m
Amazon founder wants to donate much of $124bn wealth to causes such as climate crisis and world unity

Mark Sweney

14, Nov, 2022 @2:28 PM

Article image
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to give books to refugee children
Singer’s global initiative to offer a book each month to 200 refugee children in London until they turn five

Sarah Shaffi

09, May, 2022 @3:54 PM

Article image
Madonna at the Haçienda to Obama’s inauguration: the tickets we can’t bear to throw away
As QR codes take over, Guardian writers and readers share their prized paper stubs – including the Beatles at Shea Stadium and the Nirvana gig that never was

Lucy Knight, Joe Stone, Kate Hutchinson, Rebecca Nicholson, Alexis Petridis, Andrew Pulver

09, Apr, 2022 @8:00 AM

Article image
The best recent crime and thrillers – review roundup
Run Rose Run by Dolly Parton and James Patterson; Reputation by Sarah Vaughan; Lady Joker by Kaoru Takamura; Mouth to Mouth by Antoine Wilson; Hot Water by Christopher Fowler

Laura Wilson

18, Mar, 2022 @12:00 PM

Article image
Why Britain is taking country music to its achy-breaky heart
With new radio stations and festivals dedicated to it, the musical genre is the fastest growing in the UK

Rob Walker

06, Mar, 2022 @10:00 AM

Article image
9 to 5: The Musical review – Dolly Parton show is saved by standout female leads
Based on the 1980 film, the adaptation is full of frustrating contradictions. But with outstanding performances, you’ll leave with a smile

Cassie Tongue

25, Feb, 2022 @1:13 AM

Article image
Dolly Parton’s Dollywood to pay full tuition for employees pursuing college
Employees who choose to ‘continue to grow’ will have their tuition, associated fees, and books covered by the theme park

Gloria Oladipo

10, Feb, 2022 @4:05 PM

Article image
Tina Turner sells rights to her music catalogue spanning 60 years
Publisher BMG takes on shares of recordings and image management of ‘queen of rock’n’roll’ in its biggest single artist deal

Mark Sweney

06, Oct, 2021 @5:01 AM

Article image
Dolly Parton to publish her first novel in 2022
The country music superstar has teamed up with the novelist James Patterson to write Run, Rose, Run, which will be published in March

Lucy Knight

11, Aug, 2021 @4:27 PM

Article image
Hear me out: why Joyful Noise isn’t a bad movie
The latest in our series of writers sticking up for maligned films is a defence of the Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah musical comedy

Rebecca Nicholson

01, Jun, 2021 @5:37 AM

Article image
'We're jabbing': Covid vaccine song remakes, from Bob Marley to Madness
Dolly Parton’s rendering of Jolene prompts host of suggestions including Black Lace’s Jab-a-doo

Mark Brown and Rachel Obordo

03, Mar, 2021 @5:02 PM

1 / 15 pages