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Friday Night Lights: Season 5 (2010-2011)




Critic Consensus: Friday Night Lights delivers a triumphant final season, remaining true to its characters while continuing to dispense more of the absorbing drama that made it a cult favorite throughout its run.


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Creator Peter Berg's drama centering on the players and coach of a high-school football team in Dillon, Texas, a small town in which football is near religion. The critically acclaimed series is based on the best-selling book and 2004 film of the same name.


Kyle Chandler
as Eric Taylor
Connie Britton
as Tami Taylor
Aimee Teegarden
as Julie Taylor
Michael B. Jordan
as Vince Howard
Matt Lauria
as Luke Cafferty
Jurnee Smollett-Bell
as Jess Merriweather
Brad Leland
as Buddy Garrity
Derek Phillips
as Billy Riggins
Stacey Oristano
as Mindy Collette
D.W. Moffett
as Joe McCoy
Jeremy Sumpter
as J.D. McCoy
Taylor Kitsch
as Tim Riggins
Blue Deckert
as Mac Macgill
Adrianne Palicki
as Tyra Collette
Louanne Stephens
as Lorraine Saracen
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Critic Reviews for Friday Night Lights: Season 5

All Critics (17) | Top Critics (7)

This is a show that's scored way more than it has faltered, and the opening episode suggests that streak will continue.

November 26, 2013 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

...a legitimately brilliant drama...

November 5, 2018 | Full Review…

What's most remarkable about Friday Night Lights (outside of the quality of the writing and acting on the actual program) is how the show survived.

February 6, 2015 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…

Even an episode that has all of the excitement of new beginnings still managed to tug at my heartstrings.

February 5, 2015 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…

In the end, Friday Night Lights managed to create striking moments out of the small and intimate... Texas forever, indeed.

February 5, 2015 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

This season may be about saying goodbyes, but for now I'm just happy to have Friday Night Lights back.

February 6, 2015 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
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