Unlikely Angel

TV-PG 1 hr 32 min

Fast-living singer Ruby Diamond (Dolly Parton) finds herself at the Pearly Gates only to learn she can't quite get in, so she's sent back to Earth with five days to help out a widower and his kids embrace the true spirit of Christmas.

Starring: Dolly Parton, Roddy McDowall, Allison Mack

Directed by : Michael Switzer


Comedy / Movies



Run Time

1 hr 32 min


United States


Ruby Diamond: Dolly Parton

Saint Peter: Roddy McDowall

Sarah Bartilson: Allison Mack

Matthew Bartilson: Eli Marienthal

Ben Bartilson: Brian Kerwin


Directed by: Michael Switzer

Story by: Catherine Ann Jones

Teleplay: Liz Coe

Teleplay: Robert L. Freedman

Produced by: Jonathan Bernstein

Executive Producer: Dolly Parton

Music: Velton Ray Bunch

Cinematography By: Robert Draper

Film Editing By: Mark W. Rosenbaum