$8M package to keep 'Nashville' here

After some gnashing of the teeth, it appears Nashville will continue to be filmed in Nashville thanks to an $8 million incentive package that includes $500,000 from Ryman Hospitality Properties. Chris Bundgaard at News2 has a breakdown of the numbers, which amount to two-thirds of what the ABC series received during its first two seasons.

May 16, 2014 6:51 AM

ABC gives 'Nashville' third season

After much apparent number-crunching, executives at ABC late last week decided to grant 'Nashville' a third season on the network. The Lionsgate/ABC Studios show will get a full 22-episode run but the big question now is whether those episodes will actually be filmed in Nashville. Nellie Andreeva at Deadline says the producers are holding out for state incentives "at a proper level."

May 12, 2014 7:12 AM

Nashville to keep 'Nashville' in Nashville (for Season 2)

Season Two of Nashville will be shot in Music City despite earlier fears the crew might decamp for California, the Nashville Business Journal reports. Read more here.

Jun 21, 2013 1:27 PM

Thompson donor with past felony drug charges resigns campaign

Chair of Fred Thompson's "First Day Founders" leaves campaign after revelations that he had been charged with multiple felonies for drug dealing
Nov 5, 2007 1:47 PM

Morning Links, 31 May 2006

NY Times views TN Senate race, Vietti alliance, Healthways' share price, Cracker Barrel uncrates numbers, ABC does Nashville
May 31, 2006 10:55 AM