Friday Night Lights : Season 1

Season #: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
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Generally favorable reviews - based on 32 Critics

User Score

Universal acclaim- based on 302 Ratings

Summary: This drama about high-stakes high-school football is based on the movie of the same name (itself based on the book of the same name by Buzz Bissinger). The film's director, Peter Berg, returns as an executive producer on the show.

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Network: NBC , The 101
Genre(s): Sports, Drama, Sports
Creators: Peter Berg
Seasons: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Cast Credit
Michael B. Jordan Vince Howard (Seasons 4+)
Michael B. Jordan Vince Howard (Seasons 4+)
Zach Roerig Cash
Connie Britton Tami Taylor
Kyle Chandler Eric Taylor
Kyle Chandler Eric Taylor
Jurnee Smollett Jess Merriweather (Seasons 4+)
Adrianne Palicki Tyra Collette
Adrianne Palicki Tyra Collette (Seasons 1-3, Recurring Otherwise)
Gaius Charles Brian "Smash" Williams
Jesse Plemons Landry Clarke
Minka Kelly Lyla Garrity
Scott Porter Jason Street
Taylor Kitsch Tim Riggins
Taylor Kitsch Tim Riggins (Seasons 1-4, Recurring Otherwise)
Zach Gilford Matt Saracen
Zach Gilford Matt Saracen (Seasons 1-3, Recurring Otherwise)
Aimee Teegarden Julie Taylor
Derek Phillips Billy Riggins
Matt Lauria Luke Cafferty
Matt Lauria Luke Cafferty (Seasons 4+)
Louanne Stephens Grandma Saracen
Dora Madison Burge Becky Sproles (Season 5, Recurring Previously)