photo courtesy of the Grand Ole Opry

Actor Charles Esten made his Grand Ole Opry® debut this past Sat., Nov. 10 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville. Esten portrays the character Deacon Claybourne in the new hit ABC series Nashville and sang “Back Home,” a song he has performed on the show.  He followed it with a Buck Owens tune, “Act Naturally.”  Big Machine Records will release the soundtrack for “Nashville” on Dec. 11.

Clare Bowen, who portrays Scarlett O’Connor on ABC’s “Nashville” and Sam Palladio, who portrays Gunnar Scott, are also heading to the Opry stage this Saturday, November 17. Click here for tickets.

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