ABC Picks Up NASHVILLE for Full Season
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October 25, 2016
As Deadline reported tonight, ABC has picked up country musical drama NASHVILLE for a full season.
NASHVILLE premiered to solid ratings and has continuously climbed in the weeks since its premiere.
Created by Oscar-winning screenwriter CALLIE KHOURI (THELMA & LOUISE), NASHVILLE is shot entirely in the city in which its based, and each episode of the series takes us into a captivating world of music, power, talent, sex, love, heartbreak and redemption, featuring original songs by established and breakout songwriters sung by the stars of the series.
NASHVILLE stars Connie Britton ("Friday Night Lights," "American Horror Story") as Rayna Jaymes, Hayden Panettiere ("Heroes") as Juliette Barnes, CLARE BOWEN as Scarlett O'Connor, ERIC CLOSE ("Chaos," "Without a Trace") as Teddy Conrad, Charles Esten ("Enlightened," "Big Love") as Deacon Claybourne, Jonathan Jackson ("General Hospital") as Avery Barkley, Sam Palladio as Gunnar Scott, Robert Ray Wisdom as Coleman Carlisle and Powers Boothe ("24") as Lamar Wyatt,.