Stars of Lionsgate’s hit television series “Nashville” are set to play one final time for audiences in England and Scotland during their Farewell UK Tour in April. Launching
April 14, 2018 in Birmingham, England, the tour will feature cast members Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson and Sam Palladio. Tour stops will feature songs from the series as well as artists’ original material and are set to include: Leeds, Glasgow, Manchester, Cardiff and a final show at London’s O2 Arena. All shows go on sale Friday, December 8. “Nashville” staged sold-out tours in the UK in 2016 and 2017.
“The cast of ‘Nashville’ have become tremendous ambassadors and representatives of a city that they now love. They carry with them the spirit of the city and its music,” said Steve Buchanan, president, Opry Entertainment. “The 2018 UK Tour will be bittersweet for our cast of amazing actors, singers and songwriters as they share the stage together for one last farewell to the fans.”
14 Apr 18 Birmingham Genting Arena
15 Apr 18 Leeds First Direct Arena
17 Apr 18 Glasgow SSE Hydro
18 Apr 18 Manchester Manchester Arena
20 Apr 18 Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
21 Apr 18 London O2 Arena
“Nashville” airs in 225 territories worldwide. Since its debut, the show has inspired 22 soundtracks, including a Christmas album, which have collectively sold more than one million album units and over 5 million single-track downloads to date. It has also been nominated for multiple Emmy®, Golden Globe® and Critics Choice awards. Currently in production, “Nashville” is produced by Lionsgate and Opry Entertainment. The final season of “Nashville” premieres in the U.S. on Thursday, January 4 at 9pm ET/PT only on CMT. The 16-episode season will air in two parts, with the finale airing in the summer (exact date TBD). Long-time SVOD partner Hulu will continue to bring fans new episodes of “Nashville” by making them available to stream the day after they air on CMT, and the complete series can be streamed exclusively at http://www.hulu.com/nashville.