Fans of the TV show Nashville can rejoice! It was made official at midnight that Nashville is returning for a third season. ABC’s Ben Sherwood announced the renewal late Friday (5/9) via Twitter. The renewal is for a full 22-episode season. “Congratz and welcome back for Season 3 to
“Congratz and welcome back for Season 3 to @Nashville_ABC,” he tweeted, naming stars Connie Britton, Charles Esten, creator Callie Khouri and “the whole Nashville team and loyal fans.”
News of where the show will be produced still remains up in the air. Last month, sources revealed to The Tennessean that executives involved with the show had explored the option of moving the production to other states, scouting locations in Texas and Georgia. In its first two seasons, “Nashville” has been shot exclusively in and around Music City, both on location and an East Nashville soundstage.
“Nashville” will air its second season finale on Wed., May 14.