Why CMT Picked Up Nashville From ABC, and When the Show Could Debut

Network president explains big swing

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CMT president Brian Philips wasn't kidding when he told Adweek in March prior to his network's upfront presentation that the country-themed network's move into scripted series this year for the first time represented "a quantum leap."

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