Kitsch swaps 'Friday Night Lights' for sci-fi

In this April 21, 2011 photo, actor Taylor Kitsch poses for a portrait in New York. Kitsch portrays South African war photographer Kevin Carter in the film, "The Bang Bang Club." (AP Photo/Victoria Will)

January 26, 2012 8:17:17 AM PST
The "Friday Night Lights" are far beyond Taylor Kitsch now. These days, if he sees something bright on the horizon, chances are it is extraterrestrial.