‘Friday Night Lights’ Team Developing Western for NBC


Here’s some good news for those of us who still haven’t gotten over the end of Friday Night Lights and don’t really believe that the rumored movie is ever going to happen: The show’s producers, Peter Berg, Sarah Aubrey, and Liz Heldens, have just sold a new series to NBC. Not much is known about the as yet untitled project, but The Hollywood Reporter describes it as “a western story told from a female point of view.” That sounds promising to us, so here’s hoping the show makes it past the development stage — and also that they cast FNL alum Adrianne Palicki… and Taylor Kitsch… and Kyle Chandler… and…