Chris Carmack’s character of closeted gay country singer to be regular on “Nashville”
I had been catching ABC’s Nashville on and off through its first season.
Then arrived Chris Carmack’s closeted country music singer character of Will. I love how we found out: at the end of an episode, he leans in to kiss his male friend – a surprise to the friend and a surprise to us!
Anyway, it’s just been confirmed that Chris has been upgraded from recurring character to series regular for season 2!
“(Will being gay) was something I found out about after the audition when they called to gauge my interest in the role,” Chris tld TV Fanatic in the spring. “They floated that out there and it seemed, to me, a storyline that was really ripe for some great material. I said ‘Let’s go for it!’