ABC first look: ‘Nashville’

Seemingly huge in scope, "Nashville" takes on the country music scene and politics and wraps it up in a soapy bow. Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere play rival singers of different generations in an ensemble that also includes Powers Boothe, Charles Esten, Eric Close, Clare Bowen, Jonathan Jackson, Sam Palladio and Robert Wisdom.

Exec producers Callie Khouri ("Thelma and Louise"), R.J. Cutler and Steve Buchanan will be the latest to try to mix together music and melodrama in network primetime. "Nashville" takes the 10 p.m. Wednesday slot vacated by "Revenge," which is moving to Sunday.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More TV News from Variety