, the beloved series about a high school football team in small-town Texas.
Minka Kelly talked to Entertainment Tonight to confirm the Friday Night Lights cast involvement: "I'm really looking forward to running on the Marriott Rewards team at the Spartan Race in Chicago and catching up with my former cast mates from the show." Fans can sign up and run the 8-10 mile obstacle course alongside the Friday Night Lights cast.
Ken Nolan developed the story on spec with the producers. But I’d love to see Derek Phillips (Billy Riggins) on board [most of all].
Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Erik Howsam, Conde Nast Entertainment’s Jeremy Steckler and Dawn Ostroff, Mike Menchel, Black Label Media’s Molly Smith, Trent Luckinbill and Thad Luckinbill are producing the film. Di Bonaventura also has “Deep Water Horizon” on the pipeline with Lionsgate. That would’ve been hilarious.” Taylor Kitsch on running his first Spartan: “I’ve never done the obstacle courses, but I’ve done certain training in that kind of way.
He’s also attached to topline “The Death and Life of John F. They recently signed a first look, two-year deal with ABC Signature and ABC Studios. It’s a lot of using your own body weight as well – pull-ups, pushups, the kinda stuff that’s gonna enable you to lift yourself up those ropes and over those walls and stuff.
Poor dude was seriously rattles after she left him for Derek Jeter but since that was way back before Marvel made him a real American superhero!