ABC drama to be feted as part of two-week TV celebration

Nashville” is coming to Beverly Hills.

The ABC series that stars Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere as dueling country singers will be part of Paleyfest, the upcoming two-week celebration of TV past and present.

The “Nashville” panel will take place March 9 at 1 p.m. Guests will be announced.

Organized by the Paley Center for Media, this year’s confab has already set panels for NBC’s “Revolution” and “The New Normal,” ABC’s “Once Upon a Time,” HBO’s “The Newsroom” and FX’s “American Horror Story.”

In addition, writer-producer Ryan Murphy will receive the first-ever Paleyfest Icon Award on Feb. 27 at the org’s headquarters.

The full lineup for the 30th Paleyfest, to be held once again at the Saban Theater from March 1-15, will be revealed Jan. 9.

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