Dolly Parton showed her funny side at the SAG Awards on Sunday in Los Angeles while presenting Lily Tomlin with the Life Achievement Award. Dolly the 71-year-old actress presented solo at the award after Jane Fonda, 79, fell ill. Fonda, Parton, and Tomlin starred together in the 1980s comedy Nine To Five.
Country superstar Dolly Parton turns 71 years old on Jan. 19, born the fourth of 12 children, her rise to fame is an example of getting to the top from the bottom. She has an estimated net worth of $500 million. No wonder she has such huge net worth.
Seemingly destined for fame from her childhood, Parton learned to play the guitar when she was eight years old. Now let's take a look at Dolly Parton's career and find out how she is able to earn an estimated net worth of $500 million.
It's been a rough year for the singer, but that hasn't stopped the legendary singer from living a lavish lifestyle as her net worth keeps on growing and also she has taken the place for one of the richest female singers ever.
Dolly Parton quotes about money
She is alike many other celebrities or shall we say Parton is a charitable star, who has established Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, which mails preschool children books each month and till this date the program has donated more than 80,000 books to children in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.
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Not just that, she was also quick to step in when deadly wildfires ravaged her home state of Tennessee in late 2016. Parton launched the My People Fund to those whose homes were destroyed by the fires, which will donate $1,000 per month for six months and other celebs including Miley Cyrus are also helping Dolly in her donation work.
A woman with big heart, Dolly not only has accumulated such huge net worth but also uses the money she has earned to help the needy people. She also runs an online store, of which she has tweeted about. Check out the tweet.
Parton has put her hands on different fields other than singing, which has helped her to stay fresh and young and obviously to make some more money.
The extremely popular Dolly Parton has an estimated net worth of $500 million and she is a multi-instrumentalist who is best recognized for her works in country music. Dolly Parton has composed over 3,000 songs and some of the most popular include “Coat of Many Colors”, “Jolene”, “Here You Come Again”, “My Tennessee Mountain Home” and “9 to 5”.
In the above video, we can see Miley Cyrus who joins her Godmother Dolly Parton and sings the wonderful song 'Jolene'.
Not only has Parton showcased her talent as a country singer but also has portrayed her amazing acting skills in 9 to 5, Steel Magnolias, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Gnomeo and Juliet, Joyful Noise, Straight Talk and Unlikely Angel.
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With over 100 million album sales worldwide and one of the best-selling artists of all time in any genre, Dolly Parton is considered as one of the highly successful female country artists of all time.
Here's a video of Dolly Parton during the SAGs Award where she obviously rocked!! We didn't have a single doubt. Enjoy the vids.