May 9, 2018
David Gordon Green to Direct New ‘Friday Night Lights’ Movie; Here’s Everything We Know
Truth can be just as prolific as fiction. Sure, Star Wars and Tolkien fantasies can spawn countless stories for fans, but there’s also always room for another Abraham Lincoln biopic or World War II drama or TV series or movie based specifically on the nonfiction book Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream.
According to Variety, there’s a new feature adaptation of H.G. Bissinger’s 1990 publication in the works, and David Gordon Green, who is currently helming the Halloween reboot, will direct. Really, just never underestimate the appeal of great stories involving high school football in Texas. Especially in Odessa, Texas.
Here’s everything we know about the latest take on the Permian High School Panthers:
Will this be a sequel…