Nashies great news! The wait is finally almost over.
While originally slated for a two-hour season premiere on January 5th, CMT has announced plans for a special Christmas gift for fans with the broadcast the first hour of the Season 5 premiere on Thursday, Dec. 15 that 9/8c, that’s three weeks before airing the full two-hour premiere airs on Thursday, Jan. 5th at 9/8c.
Hulu will also be airing the special the day after the linear premiere on Dec. 16. To coincide with this exciting news, CMT has also released the first official trailer for the upcoming season. Watch all of your favorites from: Rayna (Connie Britton), Deacon (Charles Esten), Juliette (Hayden Panettiere), Avery (Jonathan Jackson) to Will (Chris Carmack) ,and see what’s in store for them and where we left off at the season four cliffhanger on ABC.
What will be the upshot of Juliette’s plane going MIA? How will Rayna and Deacon’s home life be derailed by her financial troubles with her record label? Can Will Lexington live his life as his authentic self in the country music industry? These are just some of the questions to be answered when Nashville returns!
Watch the first official season five trailer from CMT’s Nashville below. Then let us know, which story you are intrigued on seeing play out? And, are you excited that Nashville can be seen in just two weeks with the beginning of all-new episodes? Comment below!