Going country: Michelle Obama to appear on drama 'Nashville'
First lady Michelle Obama cheers as she arrives for a town hall meeting at Howard University in Washington, Thursday April 17, 2014. (AP / Jacquelyn Martin)
The Associated Press
Published Saturday, April 19, 2014 6:50PM EDT
WASHINGTON -- Michelle Obama is going a little bit country.
The first lady's office says she'll appear on the May 7 episode of the ABC country music drama "Nashville."
The episode is titled "All Or Nothing With Me" and is set at Fort Campbell.
Mrs. Obama and the wife of Vice-President Joe Biden, Jill Biden, are scheduled to the visit Army base in Kentucky on Wednesday to address a jobs summit and career forum for service members, veterans and their spouses. The appearance is for the third anniversary of their nationwide initiative to support military families, called Joining Forces.
The first lady's appearance on "Nashville," by video, is also for Joining Forces.
Mrs. Obama is already set to appear on Thursday's season finale of the NBC hit comedy "Parks and Recreation."