Dolly Parton Net Worth


Dolly Parton is a famous American singer, songwriter, actress, author, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Her net worth is an impressive $650 million dollars. Parton has achieved tremendous success in her career, with over 100 million albums sold and multiple number one singles.

Additionally, Parton’s entrepreneurial ventures, such as her theme park Dollywood, have further contributed to her wealth. She is not only a talented artist but also a generous philanthropist, having donated and raised hundreds of millions of dollars for various charities throughout her career.

Key facts:

  • Dolly Parton has sold over 100 million records as a solo artist.
  • Cover versions of her songs have sold equally well.
  • She earned $20 million in royalties thanks to Whitney Houston alone.
  • Dollywood theme park, owned by Dolly Parton, welcomes 3 million visitors per year.
  • She has donated and raised hundreds of millions for charity.

Basic Information About Dolly Parton

Full NameDolly Parton
CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Singers
ProfessionsBusinessperson, Author, Singer-songwriter, Actor, Musician, Composer, Multi-instrumentalist, Record producer, Film Producer, Philanthropist
Net worth$650,000,000
Date of birth1946-01-19 (78 years old)
Place of birthSevierville
NationalityUnited States of America
EducationSevier County High School
Curiosities and TrademarksAlways uses butterflies as her logos, since she feels they represent beauty and freedom.
Platinum blonde hair
Sparkling blue eyes
Voluptuous figure and short stature
Lisp, breathless voice
Southern accent
FatherRobert Lee Parton Sr.
MotherAvie Lee Caroline (nΓ©e Owens)
SiblingsSeven: Willadeene, David Wilburn, Coy Denver, Robert Lee, Stella Mae, Cassie Nan, Frieda Estelle, and Rachel Ann; Deseased: Randel Huston, Larry Gerald, and Floyd Estel
SpouseCarl Dean - (30 MayΒ 1966 - present)
Height4 ft 11 in (1.524 m)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ Instagram β†—οΈŽ Twitter β†—οΈŽ Facebook β†—οΈŽ Youtube β†—οΈŽ Imdb

What Movie Awards did Dolly Parton win?


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Dolly Parton awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
Oscar - Best Music, Original SongNomineeNine to Five1981
Golden Globe - Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or MusicalNomineeNine to Five1981
Grammy - Best Country SongWinnerNine to Five1982
GAFCA Award - Best Original SongNomineeDumplin'2019
Golden Globe - Best Original Song - Motion PictureNomineeDumplin'2019
Grammy - Best Song Written for Visual MediaNomineeDumplin'2020
HMMA Award - Best Original Song - Feature FilmNomineeDumplin'2018
Grammy - Best Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual MediaNomineeTransamerica2007
Sierra Award - Best SongWinnerTransamerica2005
Primetime Emmy - Outstanding Lighting Direction (Electronic) for a SeriesWinnerSolid Gold1983
Primetime Emmy - Outstanding Television MovieNomineeDolly Parton's Heartstrings2020
Primetime Emmy - Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety or Music Series or a SpecialWinnerThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1987
Primetime Emmy - Outstanding Achievement in Technical Direction and Electronic CameraworkNomineeThe Midnight Special1979

Dolly Parton roles

Movie / Series Role
Gnomeo & JulietDolly Gnome (voice)
Nine to FiveDoralee Rhodes
Steel MagnoliasTruvy Jones
The Beverly HillbilliesDolly Parton
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & FabulousDolly Parton
The Best Little Whorehouse in TexasMona Stangley
Joyful NoiseG.G. Sparrow
The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken HeartSelf (archive footage)
RhinestoneJake Farris
RebaDolly Majors 1 episode, 2005
Hannah MontanaAunt Dolly 4 episodes, 2006-2010
Made in HollywoodSelf 1 episode, 2011
Loose WomenSelf 1 episode, 2011
The SimpsonsDolly Parton 1 episode, 1999
17 Kids and CountingSelf 2 episodes, 2009
Saturday Night LiveMusical Guest / ... 1 episode, 1989
Hee HawSelf / ... 3 episodes, 1970-1975
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowSelf - Guest / ... 6 episodes, 2004-2018
Designing WomenDolly Parton, Guardian Movie Star 3 episodes, 1990
Not Necessarily the NewsSelf 1 episode, 1987
The VoiceSelf - Guest Mentor 2 episodes, 2015-2016
Alvin & the ChipmunksDolly Parton 1 episode, 1983
The BacheloretteSelf 1 episode, 2012
The TalkSelf - Guest / ... 5 episodes, 2011-2018
Good Morning BritainSelf / ... 4 episodes, 2014-2020
American PickersSelf 2 episodes, 2014
The Late Show with Stephen ColbertSelf - Guest 2 episodes, 2020-2021
The Late Late Show with James CordenSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2018
BabesDolly Parton 1 episode, 1991
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonSelf - Guest / ... 5 episodes, 2014-2021
CBS News Sunday MorningSelf 5 episodes, 2004-2021
The Daily ShowSelf 2 episodes, 2005-2012
The Tonight Show with Jay LenoSelf - Guest / ... 16 episodes, 1993-2011
The Magic School BusKatrina Eloise 'Murph' Murphy 1 episode, 1996
Access HollywoodSelf 25 episodes, 2006-2020
The Oprah Winfrey ShowSelf - Guest 8 episodes, 1989-2011
Late Night with Conan O'BrienSelf - Guest 3 episodes, 2001-2005
The One ShowSelf 4 episodes, 2007-2019
Late Night with Jimmy FallonSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2012

Dolly Parton's Movie/Shows Salary

Movie / Series Salary
RhinestoneΒ (1984)$2,000,000

Dolly Parton's Quotes

  • I'm not offended by dumb-blonde jokes because I know that I'm not dumb. I also know I'm not blonde.
  • I describe my look as a blend of Mother Goose, Cinderella, and the local hooker!
  • It takes a lot of money to make a person look this cheap!
  • I like to buy clothes that are two sizes too small and then take them in a little.
  • I have little feet because nothing grows in the shade.

Dolly Parton's photos

Interesting Facts about Dolly Parton

  1. One of 12 children, she grew up in a one-room cabin in Tennessee.
  2. Owner/namesake of Smoky Mountain area theme park "Dollywood," located in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA.
  3. During the early 1990s, she filmed a series of sitcom pilots for CBS-TV. In 1994, "Heavens to Betsy" was made, starring Dolly and Constance Shulman; six episodes were completed before the sitcom was scrapped and the story revamped for the Movie of the Week Unlikely Angel (1996). Following the television movie, she was to develop a sitcom where she would star as a "caterer to the stars," which would have aired as Mindin' My Own Business (1996), but the pilot was never broadcast.
  4. When Drew Barrymore spoke about her film Home Fries (1998) prior to its release, she revealed that her character was a huge fan of Dolly Parton. She said that several of Parton's songs would appear in the film, and that they spent a two-day shoot at Dollywood. When the film was finally released, the only reference to Dolly Parton was on the walls of Drew's bedroom, which are covered with posters and pictures of Dolly.
  5. Reportedly has her breasts insured for $600,000.
  6. Dolly's classic song "Jolene" was covered by SherriΓ© Austin (aka Sherrie Austin) on her third album "Followin' a Feelin" (2001).
  7. Her father Robert was one of 15 children and her mother Avie Lee (Owens) was one of 10.
  8. The world's first cloned mammal, Dolly the sheep, was named after Parton.
  9. Was a candidate for the hosting duties on Family Feud (1999) before Louie Anderson was hired.
  10. Inducted to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1999.
  11. Sister-in-law of Richard Dennison.
  12. Various tabloids have reported that her breast implants--which she has never disputed having--have increased her measurements to anywhere from 38CC to 48DD.
  13. The children's television series Sesame Street (1969) introduced a character in homage to Dolly Parton. She had purple skin and blonde hair and went by the name of Polly Darton.
  14. She and her husband Carl Dean raised five of her younger siblings.
  15. Distant cousin of screenwriter R.J. O'Sullivan.
  16. Her song "Jolene" was also covered by Olivia Newton-John, who sang it at a taped concert in the Dee Events Center in Ogden, Utah.
  17. Ranked #34 on VH1's Greatest Women of Rock N Roll
  18. Her Oscar nominated song "Nine to Five" from Nine to Five (1980) was ranked #78 while her song writing contribution, "I Will Always Love You", from The Bodyguard (1992) came in at #65 on The American Film Institute's list of AFI's 100 Years... 100 Songs: America's Greatest Music in the Movies (2004).
  19. Her iconic hit song, "I Will Always Love You," was voted the No. 1 song on CMT 100 Greatest Love Songs of Country Music (2004).
  20. Covered Collective Soul's "Shine," turning the alternative-rock ballad into a bluegrass song.

Additional information of Dolly Parton

Lucky Number4
Lucky StoneTopaz
Lucky ColorBrown
Best Match for MarriageScorpio, Virgo, Taurus
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlonde
Body Size41-25-38 inches r
EthnicityWelsh ancestry

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