Ilse DeLange joins ‘Nashville’


Ilse DeLange is coming to Nashville!

Singer-songwriter Ilse DeLange, a judge on The Voiceof Holland, has been cast in a recurring role on CMT’s Nashville — as a singing competition judge.

DeLange, who started her music career with the 1998 album World of Hurt, will make her acting debut as “Ilse,” a judge on Nashville‘s singing show within the show. Like the actress, “Ilse” is a big star in her native Holland. She’ll become an ally and friend of Daphne (Maisy Stella).

The new and final season of Nashville premieres Thursday, January 4 at 9 PM on CMT. The 16-episode season will air in two parts, with the series finale airing this summer on a date TBD. The series produced by Lionsgate and Opry Entertainment is currently in production.

Source: Deadline