Next year’s sixth season of country music drama Nashville will be it’s last CMT have announced. The series, which has notched up over 120 episodes, will finish summer 2018. The sixth season is set to air in two distinct runs with the first half commencing January 2018. The rest will follow later in the summer. The show spent four seasons on the ABC network before switching to CMT.
Executive Producer Marshall Herskovitz said “all of us on Nashville are so incredibly grateful to the show’s fans, who convinced CMT to give us a chance to keep telling the story of these remarkable characters, and we want to return the favor with a final season that celebrates all the joys and passions, twists and turns—and amazing music!—that made Nashville such an exciting journey for the last six years.”
Nashville is CMT’s highest ever rated show and is seen in over 200 territories. It’s produced by Lionsgate and Opry Entertainment.