ADDITIONAL NOTES: renewed through the 2015-16 season (the show's fourth) on 5/7/15
DESCRIPTION: (from ABC's press release, May 2015) "Nashville" is a family drama set against the backdrop of the Nashville music scene that follows one star at her peak and another on the rise. "Nashville" stars Connie Britton as Rayna Jaymes, Hayden Panettiere as Juliette Barnes, Charles Esten as Deacon Claybourne, Eric Close as Teddy Conrad, Clare Bowen as Scarlett O'Connor, Jonathan Jackson as Avery Barkley, Sam Palladio as Gunnar Scott, Chris Carmack as Will Lexington, Lennon Stella as Maddie Conrad, Maisy Stella as Daphne Conrad, Will Chase as Luke Wheeler and Oliver Hudson as Jeff Fordham. Executive producers are Dee Johnson, Callie Khouri and Steve Buchanan. "Nashville" is produced by Lionsgate, ABC Studios and Opry Entertainment.