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Friday Night Lights: Season 5

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Connie Britton, Friday Night Lights | FOOTBALL DRAMA Connie Britton plays Tami Taylor in Friday Night Lights
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Friday Night Lights

type:
TV Show
Current Status:
In Season
run date:
10/05/07
broadcaster:
NBC
genre:
Drama

We gave it an A

After an initial run on DirecTV, the superb final season of the high school football drama (Friday Night Lights) starts airing April 15 on NBC— but you can also watch the entire thing when the DVD is released on April 5. The set is light on extras, but exec producer Jason Katims is correct in his final-episode commentary when he says the show wanted to put ”Coach and Tami front and center”; Kyle Chandler and Connie Britton deserved it. Old faves return (yay, Taylor Kitsch and Adrianne Palicki), and if the ”Lights Go Out” featurette about the show’s legacy doesn’t make you cry, you may be dead. A

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