Donny Osmond sang originally as part of the Osmond Brothers band, went solo, became a teen idol, and in 1978 became known for being half of the brother-sister singing duet Donny & Marie, Donny and Marie Osmond had a four year variety series of their own on ABC.
The Donny Osmond celebrity doll portrays him as himself and was made by Mattel in 1976. It was a part of a series with a Marie Osmond doll wearing matching outfits. The series included a television show play set and a variety of TV fashion outfits sold separately. In 1978 Mattel released a freckled faced Jimmy Osmond doll.