Friday Night Lights at Penn

Saturday, October 16
(open to the entire Penn Community)

6:00 pm - Book signing with the author
7:00 pm - Film screening introduced by Buzz Bissinger, C'76
The Bridge: Cinema De Lux, 40th and Walnut Streets

This action/drama is based upon the best-selling book by Pulitzer Prize-winning author, and Penn graduate (C'76), H.G. "Buzz" Bissinger, Friday Night Lights chronicles the 1988 season of the Permian High Panthers of Odessa, Texas, with football players, coaches, mothers, fathers, fans and families struggling with ongoing personal conflicts while the team fights for a state championship.

Special thanks to Stacey Snider, C'82, Chairman of Universal Pictures, for making this screening possible.

Special Penn Price: $7.50, includes popcorn and a beverage Call 215-898-7811 to purchase tickets in advance.

Film stars: Billy Bob Thornton and Tim McGraw
Friday Night Lights opens nationwide today, Oct. 8.