Hayden Panettiere

Canceled by ABC, 'Nashville' finds a new home at CMT

Canceled by ABC, 'Nashville' finds a new home at CMT

Good news, y’all. “Nashville” is back from the dead.

The country music soap starring Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere will live on at CMT. All future episodes will be available to stream on Hulu the day after initial broadcast. As announced in March, the “thirtysomething” team of Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz will serve as executive producers and show runners. No return date has been set.

The series was canceled last month by ABC, where it had aired for four seasons, sparking an outpouring of virtual grief from its relatively modest but passionate following.

“CMT heard the fans. The wave of love and appreciation they have...