It was confirmed yesterday that Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere have officially signed on for season five of Nashville, which was recently picked up by CMT.
According to TVLine, CMT and Lionsgate have yet to comment on the contracts but have reportedly agreed to terms with the actresses.
News of Panettiere’s return comes after announced that she was taking a break from acting to undergo treatment for postpartum depression.
Also returning to the series as regulars are Charles Esten, Sam Palladio, Jonathan Jackson, Clare Bowen, Maisy & Lennon Stella, and Chris Carmack.
Still no word on when the season will debut on CMT, be we are getting more and more excited every day!