Connie Britton — who played Tami Taylor — remembers him having strep throat, while Chandler said he had a bad cold..doesn't remember filming any of that scene. Matt Lauria was a track star in high school and bragged about being able to run really fast.
"I think Riggins is becoming a bit more mature and coming into his own and being a more of a leader, although he’s still making 17-year-old decisions. Everyone has a better feel for their characters, at least I do. “I’ve been on other stuff where I feel like I’m in a box, you can’t even change a line. You know what, when I said, being in a box and all that, that movie is the epicenter of that stuff. And they had us in these shorts, they’re like glorified G-strings. The way he deals with problems, or doesn’t deal with them. Everyone has those feelings inside them, his use of booze as an escape. But like, those second, third, fifth episodes, before he’d go see Street in the hospital, he’d always be fighting breaking down, but he’d by himself.
I think he’s getting a better understanding of what his decisions are doing to other people and he’s apologizing to anyone who’ll listen." It seems as though there are a bunch of articles about the show popping up lately. If I have an idea with this show, I’m going to talk to [Jeffrey] Reiner, even showing up to the set with an idea, they have no problem with. Everyone has some kind of escape, everyone can relate to that in some sense. Not being able to trust people.” There was that one episode where it became obvious that he’d been abandoned very young by both parents. People were ripping into his character, like, ‘He’s supposed to be the bad boy.’ But if you understand anyone’s psyche, when something like that happens – that was the only person he could trust, and that was taken away from him, right in front of his eyes.” And he felt as though he was supposed to prevent it. That’s his job.” And that ties into the family thing – like, he must feel he drove his parents away. How many times can you keep putting yourself out there before you finally give up?
Kitsch and Bridges will play firefighters in the pic.
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].
I think he’s getting a better understanding of what his decisions are doing to other people and he’s apologizing to anyone who’ll listen.
“I’ve been asking for [more of a leadership] role for a while, I want those speeches [too].
Jeff Bridges, Taylor Kitsch Join Josh Brolin-Miles Teller Firefighter Film (EXCLUSIVE) Jeff Bridges and Taylor Kitsch have rounded out the ensemble cast for Black Label Media’s untitled firefighter film that currently stars Josh Brolin, Miles Teller and James Badge Dale.
Black Label will also continue its strong partnership with Lionsgate, which now has worldwide distribution rights, including North America, through its Summit Entertainment label.
I was working as a nurse at the time and I remember my agent saying they had an audition for me for this Friday Night Lights, and I’d seen the movie, and I was like, ‘Why? The steamy affair between Lyla and Tim took place following Street's devastating football injury, which left him wheelchair-bound.