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Nashville Season 3 Scoop: Deacon's New Muse Is… Batman's Mother?!

Nashville Season 3

Martha Wayne has gone country.

Actress-singer Brette Taylor, who plays Batman’s ill-fated mama in Fox’s Gotham pilot, is joining Nashville‘s third season in a major recurring role, TVLine has learned exclusively.

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She will play Pam, Luke’s sultry, extroverted new backup singer. An incredibly talented musician in her own right, she quickly becomes Deacon’s muse — even more so when her complicated and dark past comes to light.

Taylor’s credits include playing “Crazy Debbie” in Season 2 of Rescue Me, and a recent guest stint in CBS’ Unforgettable.

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Nashville Season 3 bows Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 10/9c on ABC.

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