Dolly Parton to read CBeebies Bedtime Story
9 October 2017 Industry News
Country music legend, Dolly Parton, will read a bedtime story to preschoolers on CBeebies.
Other guest stars have included Tom Hardy, Captain America star Chris Evans and Queens of the Stone Age front man Josh Homme.
She’ll read the story Dog Loves Books, written and illustrated by Louise Yates.
Dolly said: “It’s an honour to be reading for CBeebies Bedtime Stories as encouraging children to develop a love of books from an early age is very important to me. I hope my songs and stories inspire the CBeebies audience in the UK. Thank you for having me.”
Dolly will be joining a lineup that includes Suranne Jones, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Isla Fisher.
The first of two Bedtime Stories Dolly has recorded for CBeebies and will be broadcast on Wednesday, October 25 at 6.50pm.