Facing the Laugher: Minnie Pearl

Facing the Laughter: Minnie Pearl

03/30/2023 | 1h 31m  | Video has closed captioning.

Sarah Cannon was a educated woman who had once dreamed of becoming a Shakespearean actress, but she found fame playing a simple country girl. Instantly identifiable by her straw hat with a price tag dangling from its brim, Minnie Pearl became an icon of country music radio, stage and TV. While Sarah and Minnie were two sides of a coin, they share a legacy of compassion, empowerment and humor.

Aired: 03/30/23

Rating: NR

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Facing the Laugher: Minnie Pearl is a local public television program presented by NPT.