|Alyvia Alyn Lind learns she will be playing young Dolly Parton from|
Coat of Many Colors, named after the singer's hit song, will be based on Parton's upbringing, with the Parton serving as executive producer.
|Young Dolly Parton|
The original coat is now on display in Parton's Chasing Rainbows Museum at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, TN.
NBC's deal with Parton includes a series of standalone TV movies based on Parton's songs, stories and life. They will contain music but won’t be musicals, with Parton possibly appearing in some. Parton is developing the projects with production partner Sam Haskell of Magnolia Hill Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television.
Watch Lind learn the news in the video below:
In addition to her Y&R role, Alyvia Alyn Lind has also played Young Amanda on Revenge, and Jenny Masters on Masters of Sex.