Big Little Lies is a television series (former limited series) adaptation of the Liane Moriarty's novel of the same name on HBO. The show stars Oscar winners Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman along with Golden Globe nominee Shailene Woodley in the leading roles. The script for both seasons is written by David E. Kelley. Jean-Marc Vallee has directed all seven episodes of Season 1, with Andrea Arnold taking the directing reins for all seven episodes of Season 2.
The show takes place in Monterey, California and is told from Madeline, Celeste and Jane's perspectives. These three mothers are caught in a web of secrets and betrayal. Suddenly, their once picture perfect world begins to unravel...
The limited series (Season 1) premiered on February 19, 2017, with the second installment of the series set to premiere Spring 2019.
Big Little Lies is a brilliant take on ex-husbands and second wives, mothers and daughters, schoolyard scandal, and the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive. The story follows three women, Celeste, Madeline, and Jane. Each woman is at a crossroads.