Biography of country music star Barbara Mandrell looks at her early career and follows her career through the tragic auto accident in 1984 which almost killed her and her ultimate recovery and change of outlook on life. Mandrell portrays herself in her later life and Maureen McCormick offers a good portrayal of the younger Mandrell. Written by
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Did You Know?
Jaime Dudney, Barbara's real life daughter, portrays her Aunt Irlene in this movie. Just over 25 years earlier, she had also portrayed her Aunt Irlene on the "Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters" weekly variety show--in flashback skits of when the sisters were younger. See more