Mill Creek Entertainment announced a long-lead date for the delivery of both Blu-ray and DVD sets (13 discs each) of Peter Berg’s television series adaptation of the H.G. Bissinger’s best-selling sports tell-all, “Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream,” which made its debut in the fall of 2006 as simply Friday Night Lights.
All five seasons and 75 episodes will be available for fans to enjoy once again on Sept. 15 as either complete DVD or Blu-ray sets. Emmy-winner Kyle Chandler (Manchester by the Sea, The Wolf of Wall Street, Zero Dark Thirty) stars as Eric Taylor, the coach of the Dillon Panthers, with Connie Britton (as Rayna in the Nashville television series) as his wife Tami (a guidance counselor at the same school) and Aimee Teegarden (Scream 4, Rings) as their teenage daughter, Julie.
In other product news from Mill Creek Entertainment, the Blu-ray and DVD release of actor/director Bobcat Goldthwait’s Shakes the Clown has been moved to Aug. 15 to allow the time for a newly-prepared commentary options featuring Bobcat Goldthwait, actress Julie Brown and fellow clown, Binky, Tom Kenny.