John Erick and Drew Dowdle, aka the Dowdle brothers, have boarded Universal Pictures’ reimagining of “Friday Night Lights." Both will do a polish on the script, with John Erick directing and Drew exec producing. Sources tell Variety that the movie is not a sequel to Universal’s 2004 film starring Billy Bob Thornton, nor is it […]
In this new streaming age, viewers aren't limited to what's piped into their living rooms by the major networks and sports leagues. Here's Yahoo Entertainment's curated guide to what you can watch while the New England Patriots are butting heads with the Los Angeles Rams.
The film is not a sequel to the original 2004 feature or a continuation of the lauded series, though it comes from the same source material.
Before the premiere of Jason Katims's new show "Rise," he and Winnie Holzman discuss the power of teens' hunger for truth — and how the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas inspire them.
The actor says a highly polarizing moment on the show was among certain provocative plot points dictated by network execs.
Former "Nashville" star Connie Britton revealed on "Talking With Chris Hardwick" the one role in her career that she regretted not getting.
In most parts of the world, you don’t have to look very far to find a film festival. At least, it was before the ATX Television Festival flickered to life in Austin in 2012. The brainchild of TV lovers Emily Gipson and Caitlin McFarland, this four-day celebration of all things televised has quickly grown from its humble freshman year origins to become a major destination for people who might otherwise be loathe to leave the company of their DVR.
A reunion is possible, just as long as Britton and Kyle Chandler, who played her husband, Coach Taylor, can get on the same page.
Since her breakout role as Tyra Collette on the beloved television drama Friday Night Lights (#ClearEyesFullHeartsCantLose), Adrianne Palicki has participated in some grand-scale productions. As Baby, Baby, Baby hits DVD and Digital HD, Palicki dropped by Yahoo Studios for a Facebook Live interview (watch above) to tell us all about her new indie, plus her idea for a FNL spin-off and what she thinks went wrong with her failed Wonder Woman pilot. Palicki got to explore her artsy side in Baby, Baby, Baby.
By most measures, This Is Us is the biggest new hit on network television in quite some time. Its ratings are strong, and there’s an enormous fan base aglow with affection for this tale about a family told with a craftily fractured timeline. I watch it every week, with varying degrees of pleasure. I like to observe the marriage of Beth (Susan Kelechi Watson) and Randall (Sterling K. Brown), one of the more equally weighted partnerships in prime time. ...
On October 3, 2006 — ten years ago today — NBC aired the pilot of Friday Night Lights. Despite consistent critical praise, two Emmys, seven nominations, and a Peabody, the beloved series lasted for two seasons before a move to DirecTV’s The 101 Network for the final three.
Whether it’s National Drink Beer Day (Sept. 28), National Drink Wine Day (Feb. 18), National Wine Day (May 25), National Mojito Day (July 11), or just the end of a really long day at work, sometimes there’s nothing more satisfying than enjoying an alcoholic beverage with a friend. Or, if you feel like staying in, with your couch and your favorite TV character, many of whom like to imbibe from time to time. Here are 21 characters from television past and present whom we’d like to share a drink with.
Nash-heads, your prayers have been answered! CMT has officially picked up Season 5 of ABC’s Nashville. What should have been a series finale caused controversy when it left the fate of Juliette, played by Hayden Panettiere, hanging in the balance. In the last moments of the show, her plane went missing 90 miles outside of Nashville.
A grim test of endurance, Game of Silence wants to do honorably by its subject matter while also luring you in with lurid shocks. Beginning Tuesday on NBC, Silence is about friends who share a common trauma: As young boys, they spent nine months in a juvenile detention center where helpless youths were routinely beaten and sexually abused. Jackson Brooks (Revolution’s David Lyons) may be a successful lawyer on the verge of marrying his attorney-sweetheart, but his happy future is brought to a halt when four childhood friends re-enter his life.
TV fans have known Underground star Jurnee Smollett-Bell since she was a child actor on 'Full House,' 'Hangin’ With Mr. Cooper,' and 'On Our Own' (the sitcom she did with her five siblings, including future 'Empire' star Jussie Smollett).
It’s a common theme in football movies. The trials, tribulations, hard work and heartache of trying to achieve a common goal all boil down to the last play of the game.