NOT EVERYONE IS CELEBRATING COUNTRY MUSIC'S BIGGEST NIGHT
AT THE CMA AWARDS, ON "NASHVILLE," ON ABC
Trisha Yearwood, The Band Perry and Joe Nichols Guest Star as Themselves
Eric Close Directs the Episode
"You're Lookin' At Country" - It's country music's biggest night of the year at the 48th Annual CMA Awards in Nashville. Up for a total of 11 awards between them, Rayna and Luke's evening begins with an unfortunate hitch when Rayna stumbles upon Luke's pre-nuptial agreement documents, causing for some friction between them. Later, Avery's parents are in town for the show as Avery is nominated for a CMA Award. What should be a lovely reunion takes a turn when Avery introduces them to Juliette. Meanwhile, Gunnar and Zoey's relationship is tested and Deacon and Scarlett watch the awards from home, on "Nashville," WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"Nashville" stars Connie Britton as Rayna Jaymes, Hayden Panettiere as Juliette Barnes, Clare Bowen as Scarlett O'Connor, Chris Carmack as Will Lexington, Will Chase as Luke Wheeler, Eric Close as Teddy Conrad, Charles Esten as Deacon Claybourne, Oliver Hudson as Jeff Fordham, Jonathan Jackson as Avery Barkley, Sam Palladio as Gunnar Scott, Maisy Stella as Daphne Conrad and Lennon Stella as Maddie Conrad.
Guest starring are Chaley Rose as Zoey Dalton, Aubrey Peeples as Layla Grant, Kourtney Hansen as Emily, Laura Benanti as Sadie Stone, Gunnar Sizemore as Micah Brenner, Moniqua Plante as Natasha, Sylvia Jefferies as Jolene Barnes, Trisha Yearwood as herself, Joe Nichols as himself and Kimberly Perry, Neil Perry and Reid Perry from The Band Perry as themselves.
"You're Lookin' At Country" was written by Geoffrey Nauffts and directed by Eric Close.
"Nashville" is executive produced by Dee Johnson ("Boss," "The Good Wife"), Callie Khouri ("Thelma & Louise"), and Steve Buchanan. The series is produced by Lionsgate, ABC Studios, and Opry Entertainment and is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with 5.1 channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to airdate.
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