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Friday Night Lights' Gaius Charles on Grounding Smash, Boarding Pan Am and That Pesky Rumor

Friday Night Lights MVP Gaius Charles wants to make one thing very clear: He has not given up acting for God. Although that’s the rumor that’s been making the rounds since the 28-year-old New York native hung up his helmet as Dillon Panthers’ star running back Smash Williams in 2008, he tells TVLine definitely, “That’s not the case.”

Nonetheless, save for a few indie films and some stage work, his decision to pursue a graduate degree in theology at New Jersey’s Drew University did force him to step away from the Hollywood spotlight the past three years. …READ MORE

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Is Friday Night Lights' Kyle Chandler Plotting a Return to TV? Watch Video, Examine Clues...

Poor Kyle Chandler. Even before the Friday Night Lights star made it into the Emmys last night (and picked up the Lead Actor in a Drama Series trophy), he was stressed. “I’m just trying to get through this,” he admitted when I tried to get him to open up about the prospect of a movie based on the series (which was, of course, based on a movie).

But, I did get him to give us an update on the progress of his TV comeback. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

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Connie Britton on Friday Night Lights Feature Film: 'Tami Will Never Be the Same'

By using what Connie Britton called my serious face on her as she made her way down the Emmy red carpet Sunday, I was able to get the American Horror Story star to admit that the Friday Night Lights movie was likelier to happen than, say, the Arrested Development one. (Took some doing, but we got there!)

But, she hinted that “Tami Taylor will never be the same.” Why? READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

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Burning Emmy Questions: Kyle Chandler's Lost Speech, Comedy Actress Pageantry and More!

The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards are history, but, as per usual, the three-hour ceremony left us with more than a few burning questions. Here’s the scoop on some of the evening’s biggest mysteries.

After accepting his trophy for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series, Friday Night Lights champ Kyle Chandler raced back to the mic, but his audio had already been cut off. What did he say? READ MORE

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Emmys 2011: Who Deserves the Award for Best Actor in a Drama?

Whoever wins the 2011 Emmy for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series should probably thank the suits at AMC. Because the network scheduled the fourth season premiere of Breaking Bad after the Emmy eligibility period for the 2010-11 TV season, its star Bryan Cranston won’t be competing for the statuette that he’s won the last three years.

Cranston’s absence increases the chances for …READ MORE