Whereas selling her new present “Wolf Pack” on a latest episode of “The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon,” the titular host requested “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” star Sarah Michelle Gellar about Dolly Parton’s involvement within the collection. The actress responded:
“Sure, little recognized reality, the legend Dolly Parton was a producer. And, you understand, we by no means noticed her. We might get Christmas presents to start with that may have our identify, and I would suppose ‘She does not know who I’m.’ After which at some point, someone requested her about it, and he or she complimented the present and my efficiency. And I used to be like, ‘Oh, I can die now! Dolly Parton is aware of who I’m and thinks I am good.’ So, yeah, however I am nonetheless right here.”
Gellar added that Parton’s associate was Sandy Gallin and that they produced “Buffy.”
The 1992 movie was produced by Sandollar Productions, an organization based in 1986 by Parton and Gallin. Below the identify Sandollar Tv, it was additionally one in all a number of firms to supply the TV collection, which ran from 1997-2003, and its spinoff “Angel,” which aired from 1999-2004. Gail Berman, who would later transfer over to Fox, was an government at Sandollar on the time. She was the one who advised bringing “Buffy” from the big display screen to the small one. Berman and Gallin had been credited as producers, however Parton’s identify was absent.