Kathleen Turner has been cast in Dolly Parton’s Netflix series “Heartstrings” alongside Ginnifer Goodwin. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI |
Ginnifer Goodwin attends Entertainment Weekly’s Comic-Con closing night celebration party on July 21. File Photo by Howard Shen/UPI |
Dolly Parton holds her Tex Ritter award at the 51st annual Academy of Country Music Awards on April 3, 2016. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI |
“These Old Bones,” set in the 1940s, will follow a lawyer who returns to her Smoky Mountain hometown when a mysterious old woman believed to be a fortune teller, threatens a lumber company.
The episode will be directed by Joe Lazarov and is based off a script by Jim Strain. Turner is set to portray Miss Mary Shaw, who is also known as Old Bones, with Goodwin appearing as Genevieve and Bornheimer as Landon.
Parton will be introducing every episode of Heartstrings where the country legend will the explain the meaning behind each song. Every episode will feature a different cast.
Dolly Parton’s Heartstrings is set to launch on Netflix in 2019.