'Parenthood' Season 5 premiere: 'It's a very different tone' at the beginning

"Parenthood" returns to NBC Thursday, Sept. 26 and while there is, of course, drama to come down the line, the premiere starts things off on a lighter note for the Braverman family. "It's a very different tone to the beginning of this season," star Peter Krause tells "Today." "The strength has always been its believability. If you tune into the show, you're going to be tuning in to problems that you face in your own relationships, in your own family."Then -- "If you don't watch it, your marriage, your relationships with your children are doomed!" Krause cracks.Creator Jason Katims echoes Krause's sentiments -- the lighter-note ones, not the doomed ones -- when he tells Zap2it, "To me, it sort of works to make the first couple of episodes tend to be a little bit lighter because you are ramping up and starting a lot of new stories. It seems like after a few episodes, the...



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