Former The Young and the Restless' Jessica Collins (ex-Avery Bailey Clark) has signed on to Netflix's upcoming series, Dolly Parton's Heartstrings. The anthology, according to The Hollywood Reporter, will center on one of the legendary country crooner's songs. Dolly Parton will appear in the eight-episode series either introducing the episode or acting in one.
Collins will star in the episode "Cracker Jack." It will focus on two stories. One is based in the past and one in the present. The theme is about the love between a young girl and her dog. The grown up girl will question what life means to her, and who can she trust and count on when she faces her biggest fears. Collins voiced her excitement for the project on Twitter saying,
Dolly Parton's Heartstrings is slated to be released this year.