Connie Britton to Settle Down in Nashville

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Is it too early to set my DVR to series record Nashville?

Connie Britton, beloved for her recent roles on Friday Night Lights and American Horror Story, has signed on to anchor this upcoming ABC drama, which will center around her character of Rayna, a country music superstar; and a rising crooner in the business played by Hayden Panettiere.

Both actresses will sing.

Connie Britton of Friday Night Lights

Other known names headed for Nashville include:

  • Eric Close
  • Powers Boothe
  • Jonathan Jackson.

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