Dolly Parton says she’s excited to be in the Hollywood mix on Emmy Awards weekend.
The 71-year-old entertainer was among the stars making the pre-show party rounds Friday with a stop at Variety and Women in Film’s gathering at Gracias Madre restaurant in West Hollywood, California.
“All the parties, seeing all the stars… I still get a kick out of it,” Parton said.
Wearing a skin-tight black rhinestone-studded dress, Parton said she’s also excited about her gown and wig for Sunday’s show.
She’s up for an Emmy in the TV movie category for “Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love.”.
Parton’s weekend was not all about fancy parties, though.
T’s no word on whether Parton indulged in the snacks served at the party, which included mini empanadas and cheese-filled roasted figs.
The television academy also held a party Friday night for acting nominees, w John Turturro, Angela Bassett and Laverne Cox were among the guests.