Friday Night Lights
Friday Night Lights
Directed By Peter Berg
Screenplay By David Aaron Cohen, Peter Berg
Cast Billy Bob Thornton, Derek Luke, Jay Hernandez
Produced By Brian Grazer
Film Editing By Gabrielle Fasulo, Colby Parker Jr., David Rosenbloom
Cinematography By Tobias Schliessler
Music By Explosions in the Sky, David Torn, Brian Reitzell

Imagine Entertainment


United States



Release Date

October 8, 2004


118 Minutes

Rating PG-13
Distributed By

Universal Pictures

Budget $30,000,000
Gross $61,950,770
Based on Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream by H.G. Bissinger



  • Billy Bob Thornton as Coach Gary Gaines
  • Lucas Black as Mike Winchell
  • Garrett Hedlund as Don Billingsley
  • Derek Luke as James "Boobie" Miles
  • Jay Hernandez as Brian Chavez
  • Lee Jackson III as Ivory Christian
  • Lee Thompson Young as Chris Comer
  • Tim McGraw as Charles Billingsley
  • Grover Coulson as L.V. Miles
  • Connie Britton as Sharon Gaines
  • Julius Tennon as Coach Freddie James
  • Connie Cooper as Ms. Winchell
  • Amber Heard as Maria
  • Kasey Stevens as Flippy
  • Rutherford Cravens as Kansas Weslyan Recruiter
  • Stephen Bishop as Loie Harris
  • Katherine Willis as Booster Wife
  • Christian Kane as Brian
  • Brad Leland as John Aubrey



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