Peter Berg has shot down hopes of a Friday Night Lights movie.
The NBC drama series was cancelled in 2011, but talk of a movie continuation has prevailed ever since. However, speaking to Collider, Berg said the show’s return to the big screen was unlikely to happen:
There’s not gonna be a movie. We talked about it, some people thought it was a good idea, some didn’t; I’ve come to believe it’s probably not a good idea and I seriously doubt it’s gonna happen.
Berg’s sentiments echo that of cast member Kyle Chandler, who stated his aversion to a FNL movie last year: