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Hayden Panettiere's Juliette Barnes is alive and returning for "Nashville" Season 5, but it's clear that she has a lot of healing to do in the year ahead.

Entertainment Weekly shared an image from the new season, showing bloody Juliette on the ground after her plane crash from the Season 4 finale.

C54I8409.CR2That is one nasty head wound.

What happened, and what's next for her? Well, Nashies can at least start to find out tonight. The series is moving from ABC to CMT -- with 22 new episodes starting Thursday, January 5 -- but the first hour of the two-hour premiere airs tonight, Thursday, December 15 at 9 p.m. on CMT.

Here's a little teaser on that:

And here's the official Season 5 trailer: The new season officially starts January 5, 2017 at 9 p.m. on CMT.

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