Michelle Obama will guest-star on 'Nashville'

Michelle Obama will guest-star on 'Nashville'


First Lady Michelle Obama is leaving Washington for Nashville – the TV series, that is.

President Barack Obama’s wife will join a slew of stars on the country music drama for a special, military-inspired episode that will air on Wednesday, May 7, leading up to the season finale on May 14.

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In the episode, titled “All Or Nothing With Me,” Rayna Jaymes (Connie Britton) enlists the help of Michelle – as well as other stars like American Idol alum Kellie Pickler – to hold a benefit concert for Luke Wheeler (Will Chase), who has been injured in Afghanistan.

Mrs. Obama, 50, has been busy boosting her television resume as of late. She’s also scored a gig on Thursday’s season finale of Parks and Recreation and has had previous cameos on shows like iCarly and Sesame Street.

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