The Papa star, who graduated from culinary school last year, explained that she and the cast never could have imagined how successful the drama would become.
"It’s crazy that people watch it more now than when we were shooting it! "When we were shooting, we barely got every season that we got. And every season we had no idea what was going to happen. We all had that great experience together."Kelly has stayed in touch with her costars, but her latest reunion was accidental.
It was his breakout role as FNL's Tim Riggins, though, that made him a household name, and to talk to Kitsch is to remember why his popular character is such a fan favorite.
Like Riggins, Kitsch is charming and quick with the one-liners — which makes sense, considering how often he says he improvised lines for the character.
The actress recently opened up to Us Weekly about landing the role as Lyla Garrity in Friday Night Lights.“It was the first pilot that I auditioned for! Ugh, OK,’” she recalled to Us at a Trulia-partnered event in West Hollywood on Thursday, March 10. "At that time in my life and my career, I would have taken anything! Her determination paid off, and she went on to star on the beloved series, which ran for five seasons from 2006 to 2011. Lyla found herself torn between best friends Street (Scott Porter) and Tim Riggins (Taylor Kitsch).
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.
So it’s so, so nice." (FNL struggled in prime time, moving from NBC to Direc TV for its last three seasons.)"We were just doing our jobs. "I ran into [Fargo's] Jesse Plemons [Landry Clarke] at the airport recently and there’s this moment of, ' Ahh!
"They were definitely canoodling," an eyewitness who wishes only to be publicly identified as 'phongdiddy' told Dish."They were laughing, touching, staring into each other's eyes as the pics show and smiling..not holding hands." Safe to say both Rachel and Taylor were sporting equally awesome bedhead -- but no confirmation whether or not they actually spent the night before together. Reports that Rachel and Taylor are dating first surfaced at the beginning of July after they were seen having dinner the month before at Osteria Mozza in West Hollywood -- but no photos have surfaced of them together outside of the co-star and fellow Canadian Ryan Gosling for the two split for good in 2008 and Ryan moved on to have a baby girl in 2014 with current girlfriend, Eva Mendes.She also dated actors Josh Lucas and Michael Sheen.magazine, where he not only revealed that he was seeing someone under the radar—but in doing so, he also admitted that he's recently single.At the time of his interview, Kitsch was staying his favorite beachside hotel in Santa Monica, Calif., for a week of business meetings. "Us Canadians, we find that sh--t," he said of his favorite pastime. I went through a terrible breakup a while ago and it was the one thing that allowed me to actually star has his guard up.