If you stumbled across the trailer for the new Netflix series Outer Banks and thought you may have seen a familiar face, you’re not wrong. Nashville star Charles Esten, famous for his role as Deacon Claybourne in the hit ABC series, has a starring role in the brand new, buzzed-about Netflix show.
Outer Banks follows the story of teenager John B who enlists his three best friends to help him look for “legendary treasure” that is linked to the disappearance of his father. Esten portrays the role of Ward Cameron, the father of Sarah and Rafe. According to reports, Esten’s character is a self-made businessman and plays a major role in the plot.
Prior to his role on Nashville, Esten appeared in shows such as Jessie, Enlightened and Big Love. Esten, who often performs at the Grand Ole Opry, also appeared in several episodes of The Office and starred in Whose Line Is It Anyway?
Outer Banks’ 10-episode first season is streaming on Netflix now. Click above to watch the trailer.