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'Nashville' Preview: Derek Hough, Alexa PenaVega and Brette Taylor Begin Recurring Arcs

Derek Hough and Hayden Panettiere on ABC's Nashville. Photo Credit: ABC/Mark Levine
On this week's episode of Nashville, Derek Hough (Dancing with the Stars), Alexa PenaVega and Brette Taylor begin arcs in recurring roles.

In the episode, titled "I Can't Get Over You To Save My Life," Rayna sets a wedding date which reverberates through the lives of those she loves. Juliette struggles to manage her secret which could prevent her from getting a career-defining movie role, and she meets the leading man (Hough) who would play her love interest if she got the part. Luke's new back-up singer, Pam (Taylor), makes her presence known, Gunnar gets a visit from his first love, Kiley (PenaVega), and Layla decides to wield her power over Will.

Watch a sneak peek video below:



Nashville airs Wednesday, October 8 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.

Nashville stars Connie Britton as Rayna Jaymes, Hayden Panettiere as Juliette Barnes, Clare Bowen as Scarlett O'Connor, Chris Carmack as Will Lexington, Will Chase as Luke Wheeler, Eric Close as Teddy Conrad, Charles Esten as Deacon Claybourne, Oliver Hudson as Jeff Fordham, Jonathan Jackson as Avery Barkley, Sam Palladio as Gunnar Scott, Maisy Stella as Daphne Conrad and Lennon Stella as Maddie Conrad.

Guest starring are Derek Hough as Noah West, Ed Amatrudo as Glenn Goodman, Chaley Rose as Zoey Dalton, Aubrey Peeples as Layla Grant, David Alford as Bucky Dawes, Kourtney Hansen as Emily, Laura Benanti as Sadie Stone, Brette Taylor as Pam York and Alexa PenaVega as Kiley York.

"I Can't Get Over You to Save My Life" was written by David Gould and directed by Stephen Cragg.

Nashville is executive produced by Dee Johnson (Boss, The Good Wife), Callie Khouri (Thelma & Louise), and Steve Buchanan.

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