First Look: Brian McKnight in Lifetime’s ‘A Country Christmas Story’

Brian McKnight joins Dolly Parton, Mary Kay Place and Desiree Ross in the soon to premiere Lifetime original movie "A Country Christmas Story."

Slated to premiere this Saturday, November 9, the movie follows a young Appalachian mountain girl (Ross) as she pursues her dream of becoming a country star against the wishes of her mother. Her journey to the stage at Dollywood, with a singing competition hosted by Dolly Parton, reunites her with her musician father (McKnight) and uncovers the musical legacy of African Americans in the world of country music.

Watch a preview for "A Country Christmas Story" in video below then, tune in this Saturday, November 9 at 8/7c on Lifetime.