Nashville Blog: Laura Benanti on Sadie Stone Winning a CMA Award – and Her Money-Grubbing Ex

Every week, a member of the Nashville cast will blog about the latest episode of the ABC hit. This week, Tony winner Laura Benanti – who plays Sadie Stone – chats about her character’s big win at the Country Music Association Awards and how her past will come back to haunt her.

Carrie Underwood Rehearses for Sound of Music

Whether viewers like it or not, Carrie Underwood is playing Maria von Trapp in the live TV version of The Sound of Music – and there are new rehearsal photos to prove it.

Underwood, 30, is pictured in a scene opposite Laura Benanti, who plays Elsa Schrader.

Taking on the role that originated with Julie Andrews hasn’t sat well with some fans of the 1965 film.