Entertainment Weekly


Stay Connected


Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content


Coach Taylor PSA: Kyle Chandler wants you to turn off your phones in Alamo Drafthouse theaters

Posted on

Clear eyes, full hearts — don’t text?

Kyle Chandler reprises his role as Friday Night Lights‘ Coach Taylor in a new PSA for Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, where he attempts to give a motivational speech only to be interrupted by sounds of text tones, phones ringing, and camera clicks. 

“Turn your goddamn cell phones off,” a peeved Taylor finally orders after the technology-obsessed crowd ignores his previous pleas to put down their phones. Watch the full PSA above.

Related Stories

Josh Charles plays Coach in Amy Schumer’s must-see ‘Friday Night Lights’ parody

Will we ever see a ‘Friday Night Lights’ movie? Kyle Chandler says…

‘Texas Forever!’: 10 things we learned from the ‘Friday Night Lights’ reunion