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Big Little Lies (HBO 2017, Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon)

Big Little Lies HBO

In the tranquil seaside town of Monterey, California, nothing is quite as it seems. Doting moms, successful husbands, adorable children, beautiful homes: What lies will be told to keep their perfect worlds from unraveling?

Told through the eyes of three mothers – Madeline, Celeste and Jane – Big Little Lies paints a picture of a town fueled by rumors and divided into the haves and have-nots, exposing the conflicts, secrets and betrayals that compromise relationships between husbands and wives, parents and children, and friends and neighbors.

Based on the New York Times number-one bestseller of the same name by Liane Moriarty, Big Little Lies is a subversive, darkly comedic drama that weaves a tale of murder and mischief as it explores society’s myth of perfection and the contradictions that exist beneath our idealized facade of marriage, sex, parenting and friendship.

cast
Nicole Kidman as Celeste
Reese Witherspoon as Madeline
Adam Scott as Ed Mackenzie
Alexander Skarsgard as Perry Wright
Zoe Kravitz as Bonnie Carlson
Cameron & Nicholas Crovetti as Max & Josh Wright
Chloe Coleman as Skye Carlson
Darby Camp as Chloe Mackenzie
David Monahan
Gia Carides
Hong Chau
Iain Armitage as Ziggy
Ivy George as Amabella Klein
James Tupper as Nathan Carlson
Jeffrey Nordling as Gordon Klein
Kathreen Khavari
Kathryn Newton as Abigail Mackenzie
Laura Dern as Renata Klein
Merrin Dungey as Adrienne Quinlan
P.J. Byrne as Warren Nippal
Santiago Cabrera as Joseph Bachman
Sarah Burns
Shailene Woodley as Jane
Virginia Kull as Emily Barnes

key behind the scenes crew
Bruna Papandrea as Executive Producer
David E. Kelley as Creator/Executive Producer
Jean-Marc Vallee as Director of Pilot
Liane Moriarty as Original Author/Producer
Nicole Kidman as Executive Producer
Per Saari as Executive Producer
Reese Witherspoon as Executive Producer

show type
drama

broadcast from
Premieres on Sunday 19 February 2017
1 season with 7 episodes in total

network and production companies
HBO – Blossom Films – David E. Kelley Productions – Pacific Standard





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