Friday Night Lights is an American sports drama television series adapted by Peter Berg, Brian Grazer and David Nevins from a book and film of the same name. The series details events surrounding a high school football team based in fictional Dillon, Texas, with particular focus given to team coach Eric Taylor (Kyle Chandler) and his family. The show uses this small-town backdrop to address many issues facing contemporary Middle America, including school funding, racism, drugs, abortion, and lack of economic opportunities.
|Tagline||Every day counts. One night matters.|
|Filming Locations||Austin, Texas, USA|
|Sound Mix||Stereo, Dolby Digital|
|Film Class||Sports Drama|
|Themes||Coaches and Players, Obsessive Quests, Football Players, Fathers and Sons, Small-Town Life, Race Relations, High School Life|
|Tones||Rousing, Earnest, Stirring, Gritty|