Friday Night Lights

'Friday Night Lights' Is Becoming a Movie Again
From book to movie, TV and back again. Friday Night Lights is finally returning to the big screen, but perhaps not how you hoped – new Halloween director David Gordon Green has signed on to direct an entirely new movie iteration of the high school football drama.
'Drunk History' Season 2 Adds Dozens of Guest Stars
Comedy Central's adaptation of classic FunnyorDie sketch "Drunk History" exceeded our wildest expectation across its first season, bringing in countless celebrities both to inebriatedly narrate and star in their best recollections of world events. Now that season 2 has been set for a summe…
How Sports Movies Taught Me to Stop Being a Snob and Love the Game
I used to hate sports.
I'd walk by a sports bar and roll my eyes. I'd scoff when people would choose to attend a game instead of doing something real like go to the movies. Growing up just outside San Antonio, Texas, I managed to attend my fair share of Spurs basketball games, but the bug never bit m…
'Parenthood' crosses over with 'Friday Night Lights'
The notion of a proper 'Friday Night Lights' reunion seems all but dead, as even executive producer Peter Berg appears to have given up hope, but series creator Jason Katims has given clear eyes and full hearts reason to hope. Sharing a common universe with NBC's 'Parenthood,' watch Jesse Plemons' L…
Movie Remakes vs. TV Reboots
We’ve all heard the casual moans of fan communities that Hollywood never comes up with anything original anymore, settling into the familiar patterns of sequels, remakes, and adaptations of familiar properties to cash in on brand recognition. And while remakes have become subtly accepted as a chance…
‘Friday Night Lights’ Movie Kickstarter in the Works?
Though no Hollywood Kickstarter effort has been all that well-received since 'Veronica Mars' controversially utilized the service to launch its long-awaited film, it seems the 'Friday Night Lights' movie may finally happen thanks to the crowd-sourcing website. Producer Brian Grazer insists the movie…
Sorry, No FNL Movie
Few TV series ever end, whether cancellation or their own accord, without invariable talk of a movie wrapping up the story for good. Perhaps one series that has always endured such scrutiny and passion is that of NBC's 'Friday Night Lights,' which itself was first brought before screens as a movie b…

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